The small community of Oakhurst boasts a view that’s tough to beat – it’s in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, just south of Yosemite National Park. Fall days are usually warm and colorful, with gold sun, blue skies and green-tree vistas. And at the 22nd annual Oakhurst Fall Festival, the region’s best will be available to sample: wine, chocolate, cheese, nuts, beers and more. Though the food artisans are the focus, there will also be live entertainment, local art on display, a car show and a Civil War-period clothing exhibit. Little ones are sure to love the miniature horse rides, a petting zoo, face painting and bounce house. Festivities last from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Oakhurst Community Park. Admission costs $2 and tickets for tasting and other activities cost $1 apiece. For more information, visit www.oakhurstchamber.com.
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