8 Tiny Towns In Southern California That Come Alive In The Summertime

Although the weather in Southern California makes it feel like summer all year long, there’s a summertime vibe that happens during the months of June, July, and August that clearly distinguishes this season from the rest of the year. From sidewalk festivals to live music, vintage car shows and bustling main streets filled with locals and visitors soaking up the sun, these tiny towns in SoCal come alive in the summertime. Here’s a look at some of the best towns to visit before the season ends.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Do you have a favorite summertime town in SoCal? With so many great places to visit it’s often hard to decide. Why not try and see them all?

Looking for another way to embrace the summer season in Southern California? Here’s an epic road trip that will give you the best beach day in SoCal you’ve ever had.