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.

Where to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks

From San Francisco to Las Vegas, there's an Independence Day fireworks display in the sky near you. 

Insider Tips for Visiting Disneyland with Kids

From park hacks to top for attractions toddlers to teenagers, here’s how to make the most of a family trip to the Happiest Place on Earth.

Vancouver, B.C.: Things to Do During a Weekend or Week-Long Trip

Whether you have time for a weekend trip, a 7-day vacation, or somewhere in between, this flexible itinerary will keep you busy.

Hop on the Latest Theme Park Attractions This Summer

Get ready for big thrills at your favorite Southern California theme parks this summer.

San Francisco's Best Walking Tours

History and food combine on these urban journeys.

Free Things to Do Throughout the West

Spend less and get more from your city getaway.

View the Summer 2019 Issue of Via

10 classic summertime pleasures, a moving checklist, and more.

Fun Things to Do Now in Sacramento, California

Old meets new in booming Sacramento. Discover what to see, do, and eat in California's capitol city.

Your Favorite Northwestern Bike Rides

Readers choose their favorite biking trails in Oregon and Idaho.

National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada

Every January, Elko welcomes cowhands, ranchers, and other aficionados of Western life to the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering.

Weekend in Jenner, California

Find seals, birds, fine dining, and gorgeous views in Jenner, a small town at the mouth of California's Russian River.

Famous Historic Mansions in the West

Fourteen historic homes in the West, including Hearst Castle, the Gamble House, and Winchester Mystery House, welcome visitors.