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Head out to Mendocino Country for a weekend  of fun. You get to see the longest, continuous rodeo in the state ($12 for adults and $5 for kids), where cowboys and cowgirls participate in several events to win the coveted All-Around title; the world's largest salmon barbecue, a Country Music Rodeola, a horseshow content, fireworks and a kooky hometown parade. Outdoor activities in the area include biking, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, horseback riding and surfing. There are still hotel rooms available for around $90 a night.