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Visit California’s global offices distribute press releases on an ongoing basis. Read about the latest consumer promotions, industry developments, statewide tourism initiatives and more.

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Visit California Relaunches Consumer Website
Image-driven resource to inspire travel to the Golden State SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 20, 2015) — Visit California is making its website more inspiring and visually engaging with a complete redesign of its 13 sites in nine languages. The new, fully responsive leverages...
Visit California and California Grown Host Governor Brown's Inaugural Reception
SACRAMENTO – Visit California and California Grown will host a “Taste of California” reception to celebrate the historic fourth inauguration of Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. The reception on Monday, Jan. 5, will showcase California-grown food alongside California wines, craft beers...
Visit California's 2015 Visitor's Guide Inspires Travelers to Explore the Many Wonders of the Golden State
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) – Eager to share California’s abundance of iconic travel destinations, luxurious retreats and bucket-list getaways, Visit California announces the release of the all-new, 2015 California Official State Visitor’s Guide. Featuring inspiring articles, exciting trip...
California Rings in 2015 with Big Tourism Milestone Celebrations and Special Offers
Sacramento, CA (Dec. 19, 2014) – For many visitors, a trip to California marks a true milestone, whether it’s finally climbing Half Dome at Yosemite, seeing if their footprints match their favorite celebrities’ on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, making like American royalty at Hearst Castle...
What's New in California: Winter 2014-15 Edition
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 19, 2014) - California’s glittering sunshine and abundance of winter recreational activities continue to draw visitors every year. This season, adventure-seekers are sure to fall in love with a wealth of new attractions, including California’s first resort-based...
Visit California and Ski Industry Applaud Caltrans Snow Removal Efforts to Keep Resort Areas Open for Business
2014-15 Snow Removal Plans Vital to State’s Winter Tourism Industry Sacramento, California (December 10, 2014) – Visit California and the state’s ski industry commended the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) at this week’s Snow Summit for its proactive snow removal...
HSMAI to Honor Visit California With Five Awards in 58th Annual Adrian Awards Competition
Winners Will Be Honored at the HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala Feb. 23, 2015, in New York Sacramento, California (December 2, 2014) – The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) will recognize Visit California with two gold awards, one silver award and two bronze awards for...
California Restaurant Month Celebrates 5 Years in 2015
Sacramento, California (December 1, 2014) — January offers 31 days of culinary experiences and exploration throughout the Golden State during Visit California’s fifth-annual California Restaurant Month. It’s a food lover’s utopia, as more than 30 destinations statewide feature...
California Ski Resorts, Properties Announce Deals for Winter
Sacramento, California (November 18, 2014) — Visit California is pleased to announce an abundance of ski resort and lodging packages for the 2014-15 snow season. Mountain resorts throughout the state offer incredible value with discounts on lift tickets and on-mountain lodging stays. Properties...
Visit California Statement: Visa Validity Extension for Chinese Visitors will Strengthen California’s Tourism Economy
Sacramento, California (November 12, 2014) – Visit California President and CEO Caroline Beteta issued this statement today in response to President Barack Obama’s announcement of a reciprocal visa validity agreement with the People’s Republic of China, which will increase the validity...
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