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Visalia History Comes Alive for Foreign Travelers

About 400,000 or so of the 2+ million visitors to Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks are from outside the United States. Places like Germany, France, England, and Asia – and also the Netherlands, as is the case of Marianna Metcalf. She was recently in Visalia as part of a trip to the Parks and […]

Majestic Mountain Loop: 3 National Parks in 3 Days

Majestic Mountain Loop 3 National Parks, 3 Days, 1 Epic Journey Do you hear that knocking on your door? That’s summer announcing it’s here to stay for a while, which means you get some time off. But those precious days spent away from the office shouldn’t go to waste via you melting into the couch […]

Limitless Travel: A guide for travelers with limited mobility

LIMITLESS TRAVEL WITH TRAVIS Its summer-time, and families and friends are hitting the road and heading to the National Parks to see our nation’s treasures. It’s good to know that people with all abilities can get out there and enjoy the parks too, just like our friend Travis did. MEET TRAVIS We invited Travis Norvell […]

Welcome 2018 Rawhide Baseball Team!

Visalia Convention & Visitors Bureau would like to welcome this year’s Rawhide Baseball Team to our beautiful city! Here in Visalia there is always something to do; from farmers markets and festivals to arts and hikes, and of course attend Rawhide Baseball games! We are so glad that you will be joining our Visalia community, […]

Welcome to the New Year

As we have left 2017 behind and are working through these first few days of the new year we want to invite you to celebrate 2018 and Visit Visalia! We have amazing events lined up for the coming year and we don’t want you to miss out on any of them. Every month we post […]

This Holiday Season in Visalia

  The holidays are among us and Visalia will be joining in all the holiday fun! Locals will again enjoy traditional events such as the Visalia Race Against Hunger, the Candy Cane Lane Parade and the Nutcracker Ballet, will you join be joining us this year? On Thanksgiving morning thousands of adults and hundreds of kids […]

Need a Fall Getaway? These ideas will inspire you!

Fall is here and we’ve got the best getaway events for you! Our Annual Taste the Arts and Tastemakers Festival will inspire your creative side with music, art, food, drinks and so much more.  The events start in Downtown Visalia with Taste the Arts and will end at the Rawhide Ballpark with the Tastemakers Festival. […]

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 […]

One Last Summer Adventure

As the summer season winds down and school is starting soon… wait you still have a whole week of fun ahead of you! Don’t sit around wishing you could have one more day, get out and do something fun. There is still so much to do in Visalia before the school year starts so plan […]

Visalia Rawhide to host California League All-Star Game

The Visalia Rawhide are this year’s hosts for the California League      All-Star game this June 19 and 20, 2017 at beautiful Rawhide Stadium! Are you one of the many fans that will converge on Visalia to be a part of this fun and exciting event? Visalia is looking forward to welcoming athletes, their […]