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Welcome Senior Games Athletes!

Senior Games

Welcome Visalia Senior Games Athletes! We are so glad you decided to join us here in Visalia for this year’s Senior Games. If you have a little break between events or if you are anxiously awaiting the results, why don’t you check out some of our local hot spots. For breakfast and a morning stroll, […]

Election Madness and our Privilege to Vote

Voters came out in record numbers this past Tuesday to cast their vote in arguably the one of the most historic, contentious, and wildest elections in years! We’ve seen all kinds of crazy posted on Facebook and Twitter, printed in our newspapers, and on TV. It got so that we were arguing over everything! Marney […]

“Hope Floats” in the Central Valley

This Labor Day weekend, artists from across the Valley will meet at the Tulare Preferred Outlets to create chalk murals for the Tulare County’s Suicide Prevention Task Force event, Festival of Hope. The two-day festival will raise awareness of mental health disorders and inspire hope for artists, local organizations, and visitors to the Central Valley. […]

Packing for your next getaway

It’s generally understood that packing your bag is the most challenging and frustrating part of your vacation.  So you check the weather, plan your itinerary, pack the car and are finally ready to go–but have you forgotten something?  The question will frustrate you until you’ve rolled out of town and there’s nothing you can do […]

Our decade’s Revolution

We all know that Social Media is changing the way our world communicates.   It’s out with feather pens and ink, and in with file and photo sharing, links to You Tube, Facebook poking, unlocking Foursquare badges and 140 character messages via our Twitter handle (follow us @VisaliaCVB). But is all this time spent blogging, tweeting, […]

Where else can you find Gold Leafed Produce?

This fall, the Visalia Arts Consortium and City of Visalia are joining forces to organize the communities’ first Taste The Arts festival.  The downtown festivities will kick off on Thursday, Sept. 9 with the Annual Waiter’s Race and include live music, Zumba dancing, a Farmers Market, culinary tasting, and special events for the kids all […]

A jammin’ weekend in Visalia

No matter your favorite way to relax or celebrate, Visalia has you covered!  Check out these musical events to rock, jam, jingle or sing your way through the weekend right here in town. Friday:  Downtown’s Garden Street Plaza is home to Summer 2010’s Blues, Brews & BBQ evenings.  We’ll be cookin’ up your favorite eats […]