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What’s Inside
STOPPING POINTS page 9
EVENTS CALENDAR page 14
ADVERTISER INDEX page 226
E’BELLO PLAZA..........................................20 Downtown Ojai’s west end
OJAI PROFESSIONAL BUILDING..............27 Professional services at 603 W. Ojai Ave.
THE EAST END....................................................29 More than just orchards and scenic vistas
CAMPING GUIDE................................................35 Where to find what you need when heading to the great outdoors
THE ARCADE .......................................................37 What’s happening in Ojai’s iconic downtown space
OAK VIEW..............................................................66 The gateway to the Ojai Valley
DOWNTOWN VENTURA..................................90 The valley’s neighbor to the south
VENTURA HARBOR........................................ 106 The fishing village with so much more
MEINERS OAKS ............................................... 116 Discover Ojai’s up-and-coming neighbor
SANTA PAULA ................................................... 130 The jewel of the Heritage Valley
MONTGOMERY STREET.............................. 140 Unique, funky shops off the beaten path
THE SEVILLE BUILDING............................... 143 Professional services at 530 W. Ojai Ave.
THE ARCADE PLAZA ..................................... 147 Discover another world tucked behind the Arcade
CHANNEL ISLANDS HARBOR.................... 150 A working harbor that’s full of fun
CARPINTERIA ................................................... 158 A kicked-back beach community you won’t want to miss
TREASURE MAP.............................................. 164 Where to find the best consignment shops and thrift stores
MATILIJA STREET ........................................... 170 Ojai’s “other Main Street”
SANTA BARBARA FUNK ZONE.................. 194 Santa Barbara’s contemporary side
MIND, BODY & SPIRIT
Your guide to getting and staying happy and healthy
Fall colors............... 22
Where to find fall colors in the area
story and photos - Perry Van Houten
Tap dance .............. 64
What is behind the popularity of local breweries
story - Bill Warner
Figure it out ........110
One man’s effort to bring history to life
story - Perry Van Houten photos - Peter D’Aprix
Oil be back..........166
The Ojai Valley’s climate is perfectly suited for this versatile fruit
story and photos - Perry Van Houten
Where to wed ....196
Don’t get tied in knots looking for a place to tie the knot
story - Andra Belknap
Event art................. 40
Tracking the history of Ojai’s signature events through their posters
story - Tim Dewar
Beer belly............... 80
Beer isn’t meant just for drinking. Try these brew-inspired recipes
story and photos - Randy Graham
Public art..............138
Ojai Valley art isn’t confined to galleries — it’s all around us
story - Andra Belknap
Sew what.............184
An old-school way of life is catching on as a way to help others
story and photos - Bill Warner
Faces of Ojai........210
A pictorial journey of faces of people around the Ojai Valley
photos - Sarah Boursheid
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ARTISTS & GALLERIES
218 BUSINESS DIRECTORY 219
The ultimate guide when you need to get something done
DINING, ETC.
When you need a food fix, this is the place to look
Find the art and artists that help make Ojai famous
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The Ojai Valley Visitors Guide is published quarterly by the Ojai Valley News, 101 Vallerio Ave., PO Box 277, Ojai, CA 93024. Telephone (805) 646-1476. Distribution is through public racks and home delivery throughout the Ojai Valley, and to 385 loca- tions in four counties from Santa Monica to Paso Robles.
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