Spring is here in full bloom! Take advantage of the temperate days in Santa Clarita with an adventure at our local theme park, some outdoor recreation, or with a relaxing meal on a restaurant patio or lakeside.
Six Flags Magic Mountain will unveil its new roller coaster, The New Revolution Virtual Reality Coaster, on April 21st. The ride will be equipped with wireless headsets that, while wearing, allow riders to enter a virtual world with high-resolution imagery and 360-degree views that synchronize to the action of the coaster. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios is now open, giving muggles the chance to live like a wizard for the day! Step into Hogwarts castle, choose a wand at Ollivanders, and fly with a Hippogriff!
Castaic Lake State Recreation Area is the perfect place for a picnic lunch. If you’re feeling adventurous, boat, hike, horseback ride, wake board, camp, kayak, or enjoy a variety of other outdoor activities while visiting the lake!
Newhall Refinery’s outdoor patio is great place to savor spring and one of their handcrafted cocktails or craft beers. For Italian food try Piccola Trattoria, or Sisley Italian Kitchen, both offer fantastic patios, and don’t forget to check out their happy hour specials! Solita Tacos and Margaritas and La Cocina Bar & Grill are local favorites for Mexican food. Get your Asian fix at Wokcano or Kabuki or for fresh seafood, try Bonefish Grill.
Lee’s Wine Bistro and Valencia Wine Company have beautiful outdoor seating areas and great music. Vines Restaurant and Bar has a fantastic patio fireplace and a cozy and intimate ambiance. Enjoy the flavors of summer at Salt Creek Grille and check out their Sundown Sundays on the patio for live music with food & drink specials and for the best American food, breakfast, and brunch classics, check out Egg Plantation and Cathy’s Deli. Mild temperatures, and fantastic food, are great spring activities for a perfect day in Santa Clarita, California.