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Local Businesses near Thousand Oaks, CA that Can Help Fill Easter Baskets

Friday, April 3rd, 2020
A white rabbit sitting to the right of an Easter basket in the grass.

Businesses in the Thousand Oaks Area for Great Easter Basket Ideas

Supporting local businesses during this Easter season is now more important than ever – and with the fine list of places to choose from, it’s hard not to find what you need. Here at Neftin Volkswagen decided to compile a small list of local businesses in the Thousand Oaks area that can give you unique ways to fill an Easter basket this season. Check it out!

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Authentic Irish Food for St. Patrick’s Day Near Thousand Oaks, CA

Monday, March 2nd, 2020
Corned beef and cabbage served on a wood board with silverware.

Places to Find Authentic Irish Food for St. Patrick’s Day near Thousand Oaks, CA

With the coming of St. Patrick’s Day in a couple of weeks, you may start to have a hankering for shepherd’s pie or corned beef and cabbage.  Some of us at Neftin Volkswagen have also started itching for those popular Irish dishes, so we decided to make a small list of nearby places to find authentic Irish food without having to drive all the way into the heart of Los Angeles.

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Golf courses near Thousand Oaks CA

Friday, April 13th, 2018
golf ball going into hole

Is there a better time of the year to get out to the links? The Masters is over with, so the golf season is in full… swing. The game of golf is as beautiful as it is infuriating. You can shoot a 39 on nine holes one day, then go over 60 the next. Amazing, isn’t it? Well, the Thousand Oaks area features many gorgeous courses that you can pay to be mad for an afternoon. Keep reading to learn about a few of our favorites.  (more…)

Fitness centers in Thousand Oaks CA

Friday, January 26th, 2018
woman lifting weights

 The first month of the new year is wrapping up, which means many of us are well into our new year’s resolutions. Some of us, though, may still be struggling to stick to our goals. That’s okay! It’s tough to make big lifestyle changes. Lots of people want to work out more, so we’re here to help as much as we can. Check out some fitness centers in Thousand Oaks.  (more…)

Road trip car games

Thursday, January 11th, 2018
couple in car on road trip

Packing the family up for a long drive across the state or across the country is always an interesting experience. They say the journey is sometimes better than the destination, and in many cases that is true. In many more cases, the journey can be super boring, especially for young ones. If you’ve ever driven through the plains of Nevada, New Mexico, Nebraska, or wherever, you know that the road can get quite long and bare. Wouldn’t it be cool to have some games to play to pass the time?  (more…)

Christmas tree farms near Thousand Oaks CA

Friday, December 1st, 2017
christmas tree in front of fire place

Southern California isn’t the region most people think of when Christmas tree season comes around. But hey, we need our Christmas trees here too! Even though you won’t find many arborvitae, spruce, or tree forests around here, that doesn’t mean we don’t have places to get a beautiful evergreen tree for our living room. Continue reading to learn more about where to get a Christmas tree in the Thousand Oaks area.  (more…)