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Sweet September

Summer is winding down, the kids are back in school, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to end! September is the beginning of slightly cooler weather, lots of outdoor activities and a longing for fall to finally come. With that in mind, Visalia has many events coming up in September that you won’t want […]

Get your Taste of Visalia this Month!

Fall is here, which means it’s time for the Visalia festivals! Get your taste of Visalia this month with our Taste of Downtown Visalia Festival, Taste the Arts Festival, and Tastemakers Festival. Take the whole family along to check out the Vossler Farms Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze or head up to the Sequoia National […]

Spring Break Fever!

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It’s the time of year when we get frantic calls from local residents pleading for our help.  Spring break means out of town family visiting for up to a week and/or families looking for ‘stay-cation’ ideas to help pass the time.    Your Visalia Convention and Visitors Bureau is here to help! Top 5 Things […]

The Visalia Buzz: April 2014

Everyone knows that April showers bring May flowers. Here in Visalia though, April brings way more than showers! This month is packed full of fun filled events and adventures waiting to happen. Check out a few of them below! Rawhide Baseball Can someone pass the peanuts and cracker jacks? Because it’s baseball time! Baseball games […]

Guest Blog: Venturing Out in Visalia

Venturing Out in Visalia, California When you think of California, what comes to mind? Likely, you are conjuring up images of mighty sequoia trees surrounded by enormous pine cones, majestic mountains, clear waters, fresh farmland overflowing with the scent of citrus, and acres upon acres of vineyards. Surely you would have to traverse the entire […]

Be Our Guest! Undiscovered Travels in Visalia

Undiscovered Travels in Visalia By Joe Laing, El Monte RV If there were ever a beauty contest for Central Valley towns, Visalia would most certainly be among the finalists. With the imposing Sierra Nevada as a backdrop, this picturesque hamlet 230 miles southeast of San Francisco welcomes visitors with towering trees, stunning vistas and plenty […]

Down on the Farm

Good morning!! Happy Friday! Is everyone staying dry on this rainy and stormy day? I’m trying…however I’m not succeeding. I got drenched walking in this morning and I’m still trying to dry out! HAHA. Meanwhile, I thought I’d do a little blogging and let everyone know about some Farm Tour opportunities that are coming up […]

Hello November!

Where in the world did October go? I can’t believe it’s already November! Life has been busy here at the CVB (hence the total lack of posting!) and time just seems to fly by. But, we had a few minutes and wanted to take a chance to say HELLO and let you know about some fun and exciting things going on around […]

Weekend Happenings

There’s plenty of things to do around here, especially on the weekends! Here’s a few ideas/suggestions… Taste the Arts September 29-October 1 Downtown Visalia Contests (including the Waiter’s Race!), food, music, and of course, ART! This is one event you won’t want to miss! For more info click HERE Visalia’s Farmer’s Market Saturday October 1, […]

Farm Town Lovin’

Well, my weekend was quite eventful! How about yours? Two of my friends from college came up from Southern California and I showed them a good time…the Visalia way. We went to the Tulare County Fair (lucky for us, the annual TC Fair was in town the same weekend they visited!), ate at some of […]