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‘Tis the season to enjoy the company of friends and family while surrounded by crisp, winter weather. The holidays have a way of bringing people together in the home however; it shouldn’t limit you to the activities and getaway options that are available to you. The following five resources are full of affordable – or free – holiday activities and getaways for you and your family to explore:

1. AAA

The Automobile Club of Southern California is a member club affiliated with the American Automobile Association (AAA) national federation and serves members in the following California counties: Inyo, Imperial, Kern, Los Angeles, Mono, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare, and Ventura. AAA offers free resources through their Club Memberships, Newsletter, Newsroom section, and Gas Prices Guide.

2. LivingSocial

LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city. With unique and diverse offerings each day, they offer members the ability to discover everything from weekend excursions to one-of-a kind events and experiences.

3. Travel Zoo

TravelZoo has over 26 million subscribers and they are the largest publisher of deals on the Internet. More than 2,000 companies from around the world list their very best offers with TravelZoo.

4. Expedia

Expedia is an online travel agency. You are free to explore their site, mobile apps, and Facebook page to discover destination ideas, get information about flights, hotels, car rentals, cruises and more, then book and purchase your trip.

5. Local Websites

Whether you live in Los Angeles, Bakersfield, Kern County, Santa Monica, Oxnard, or the Antelope Valley, you can search for local holiday events and deals from every city and county directly through their websites.

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