Local Legends

These are the stories of local personalities – musicians, chefs, street performers, entrepreneurs, bartenders, etc. – who reveal insider information about destinations across the U.S. With a finger soundly on the pulse of their hometown, each “local legend” reflects on their town and what makes it special.

Explore San Francisco with Local Legend Tom Wolfe

Tom Wolfe shares his favorite places in San Francisco and lessons he’s learned as America’s first concierge.

Explore Brooklyn with Local Legend André Hueston Mack

Join entrepreneur and wine connoisseur André Hueston Mack on a tour of his favorite places in Brooklyn – and his impressive career.

Explore Chicago with Local Legend Billy Dec

Chicago native Billy Dec visits his favorite Windy City spots and shares stories from his journey as an entrepreneur.


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Explore Minnesota with Local Legend Tom Lehman

Pro golf legend Tom Lehman shares life lessons and insights on his favorite Minnesota golf courses.


Explore Denver with Local Legend Tariana Navas-Nieves

Join Tariana Navas-Nieves, director of cultural affairs for Denver Arts & Venues, as she tours some of Denver’s most remarkable attractions.

Explore Austin with Local Legend Denise Quintanilla

Discover “Rockstar” magazine editor Denise Quintanilla’s favorite places in Austin and learn why she has one of the coolest jobs in town.

Explore Los Angeles with Local Legend Amy Rhodes

Explore Los Angeles’ best-kept secrets with Emmy-winning writer, producer and performer, Amy Rhodes, and learn how she found success in Hollywood.

Explore Seattle with Local Legend Joel Michelson

Experience a different side of the Emerald City with Joel Michelson, chief mate of the Washington State Ferry System, and learn his secrets to a successful life and career.

Explore Nashville with Local Legend Bridgette Tatum

Explore some of Bridgette Tatum’s favorite Nashville hangouts and learn about fascinating journey into the music industry.