Things to Do

Find things to do throughout the West in great cities like San Francisco, Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Portland. From historical sites to active adventures, Via gets the scoop on things to do this weekend and beyond.

Favorite Spots to See Fall Foliage

Via readers share their top spots for eye-catching dramatic fall foliage.

5 California National Parks Deliver Top Thrills

Sleeping under the stars at Joshua Tree, spotting a condor at Pinnacles, and other thrills occur at these National Parks.

Embrace Freedom on Four Wheels

Use your vehicle to reclaim personal space, celebrate loved ones, attend movies or concerts outdoors, or take a Sunday drive.

Oregon's Summer Bounty: Molalla Country Farm Loop

Treat yourself with sweet stops at the fruit orchards, flower farms, and organic ranches along Oregon's Molalla Country Farm Loop.

Summer Movies Are Still On at These Drive-In Theaters

Stretch out and enjoy the newest releases alongside Hollywood classics at these retro drive-in theaters around the West.

8 Things to Do This Summer

Here are 8 summer-season tips from AAA.

10 Museums in the West to Explore From Home

It’s easier than ever to enjoy iconic collections from afar.

10 Animal Livestreams to Get Your Wildlife Fix

Catch up with your favorite animals between virtual hangouts with these wildlife livestreams.

8 Fun Things to Do at Home with Kids

Keep kids of all ages busy while you social distance at home with these activities.

How to Save Our Beaches from Plastic Pollution

A visit to Oregon's spectacular shore reveals the extent of our plastics problem—and what we can do to turn the tide.

Spring Weekend in Sutter Creek, California

Spring is the perfect time to head to the Sierra foothills for wildflowers, history, and wine country cuisine.

Pier 24 Photography in San Francisco

Emerging and veteran photographers show their work in this 28,000-square-foot former warehouse along San Francisco's Embarcadero.