Dining Out

Introducing the Inaugural Conejo Valley Happening List!

We all know how awesomely amazing the Conejo Valley is, right? From restaurants and bars to gyms, salons, festivals and so much more, the area has so much to offer, and we all have our favorites. Now it’s time to recognize those people, places and events that make us so incredible! The Inaugural Conejo Valley Happening List is designed to do just […]

Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Senior Concerns’ Ultimate Dining Experience

(The following is from a press release) Celebrating its 30th Anniversary, Senior Concerns’ Ultimate Dining Experience fundraiser will showcase some of the region’s best wineries along with the culinary creations of fine dining restaurants and caterers from the Conejo Valley. The event takes place Saturday, September 26, 5 p.m., at the Hyatt Westlake Plaza. Proceeds […]

Behind the Counter: ONYX Restaurant

Welcome to our video series, “Behind the Counter,” an insider’s look at the creation of some of the Conejo Valley’s best known signature dishes.  ONYX Restaurant, located at the Four Seasons Hotel in Westlake Village, is renowned in the Conejo Valley for its fine, progressive Japanese cuisine, featuring gourmet twists on sushi, sashimi and specialty […]

The Ultimate Conejo Valley Summer Guide 2015

Summer 2015 has arrived, and things are heating up around the Conejo Valley. From a fun day out with the family to a hot date night out on the town, the Conejo Valley has plenty of fun events to offer this season! Family Fun presented by The Garage Teen Hangout in Agoura Hills   The City of […]

Making It Happen: Casa Pacifica’s Volunteers Bring Perennial Sunshine to Troubled Youth

By Mira Reverente The room is decked out like a ballroom, with red, pink and white balloons, ready for the prom taking place the day after. Dressed in gowns and tuxedos, teenagers look forward to this annual event capping the end of the school year. “We try to recreate one of the most anticipated events […]

New Coffee Bar Causes Quite a ‘Stir’

The lobby of the Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village was packed with invited guests at the ribbon cutting ceremony for Stir, a new coffee bar with grab-and-go style dining options. The new outlet will serve artesianal Stumptown Coffee and a selection of housemade menu items created by Executive Chef Jesse Hansen and Pastry Chef David Couch. David […]

Saddle Up For the 59th Conejo Valley Days Festival

by Mira Reverente It’s here! Saddle up and “get your cowboy on.” Conejo Valley Days (CVD) is back, and it’s fun, festive and filled with exciting entertainment options for everyone. The festival will be in full swing beginning Thursday, May 7. At the kick-off party on Wednesday, Grand Marshall George Lange was feted. A Thousand […]

Behind the Counter: 9021Pho

Welcome to our video series, “Behind the Counter,” an insider’s look at the creation of some of the Conejo Valley’s best known signature dishes.  Traditional French Vietnamese flavors meet California cuisine at 9021Pho, recently opened at The Lakes in Thousand Oaks. It is the fifth location opened by Chef Kimmy Tang. Go with us “behind […]

California Jazz and Wine Fest to Offer Community Fun and Local Spirit

The 4th Annual California Jazz and Wine Fest will be held on Sunday, May 17, on the lush grounds of the Thousand Oaks Community Park. This prestigious local fundraiser will feature live jazz on two stages with premier wine, boutique spirits and microbrew tasting. “This has become such a staple event in our community,” said Kim […]

Chevy Metal to Headline Conejo Valley Days Live Entertainment Lineup

(The following is from a press release) Chevy Metal, featuring Foo Fighters’ drummer Taylor Hawkins, will headline this year’s Conejo Valley Days (CVD) live entertainment. Chevy Metal will perform Saturday, May 9 at 8:30 p.m. The concert is free with CVD admission. Chevy Metal is a 1970s dirt rock cover band, playing music from 70s […]