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.

20 Unique Travel Experiences to Have in 2020

This list is overflowing with things to do on your next adventure, whether you’re exploring your neighborhood or a new destination.

Fun New Year’s Eve Activities Around the West

Still not sure how to ring in the New Year? Pick one of our fun, last-minute activities in the West.

3 Walkable New York City Neighborhoods

Already been to the Statue of Liberty and Central Park? Three neighborhoods offer a fresh, delicious slice of the Big Apple.

Holiday Events in the West

These holiday-themed events happening in Oregon, California, Nevada, Idaho, and Utah will help you get in the spirit.

Gourmet Weekend in McMinnville, Oregon

This Willamette Valley town is known for its winemaking and cuisine. You can also enjoy cool shops and a popular flight museum.

Guide to Washington Park in Portland

Washington Park is a small world within the Rose City, home to marvelous creatures, gracious gardens, and a celebrated flower.

The Ultimate Golden Gate Park Guide

A sprawling urban oasis, from the Japanese Tea Garden to Stow Lake, San Francisco's Golden Gate Park offers so much to do.

Weekend in Yachats, Oregon

Scout for whales, hunt for agates, or quaff local microbrews in a cozy coastal haven.

10 Winter Festivals Around the West

Fully embrace cold weather cheer with concerts, fireworks, dancing and more.

5 Hidden Gems in Mendocino County, California

Five great reasons to leave the beach and explore inland in Mendocino.

Storm Watching on the Oregon Coast

Fall is the time to catch the Oregon coast at its wildest glory. Or watch in comfort from these top storm-watching spots.

5 Things to Do Now to Prepare for Winter

Here are five simple suggestions to help you prepare for winter.