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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 Outlook Forum Invites Tourism Industry to “Dream Big”
California tourism industry’s premier annual conference examines opportunities for unprecedented growth with new tourism marketing dollars La Quinta, Calif. – As part of its ongoing work to support California’s thriving tourism industry and attract visitors from around the world,...
Visit California Now Accepting Submissions for Eureka! Travel Writing Awards 2015
The 2015 Visit California “Eureka! Travel Writing Awards” are now accepting submissions! California-based editorial content decision makers and creators across broadcast, digital and print media platforms are encouraged to enter the competition with a qualifying submission from works...
2015 Lunar New Year Activities in California
A Chinese cultural thread has long run through California, dating back to the Gold Rush period. This year, Chinese astrology will celebrate the Year of the Goat/Sheep, which means that people who were born in 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003 or 2015 will enjoy an especially healthy and lucky year. Here’s...
Discover Love in California This Valentine’s Day
Find the Perfect Way to Celebrate Your Forever Love in the Golden State No two couples are exactly alike, which is why California with its diversity of hotels, resorts and spas offers an abundance of special ways to celebrate your unique love this Valentine’s Day. Whether you prefer outdoor...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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