California Central Coast TourismFollow ccc on Twitter Follow ccc on Facebook
Media Contacts
Media Content
Visitor Guide


   -What's New on California's Central Coast

   -Central Coast Wine Regions

Press Releases for the Ventura Region
Heritage Valley
   - Wine Trail Celebration
   - Oxnard Prepares to Celebrate 4th Annual Oxnard International Restaurant Week
   - Oxnard Salsa Festival - July 27-28, 2013
   -Island Packers Entertainment Cruises Release
   -For painter, home is where the art is
   -Running and Cycling Events in Ventura 2013
   -Ventura 2013 Calendar of Events - March-December 2013
   -Student award winners exhibit new work
   -Ventura Receives Arts Award
   -Ventura Ranked #4 Most Social City 
   -Jolly Oyster Comes to Ventura   
   -New Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Downtown Ventura 
   -Ventura County Film411 Directory - Production Companies and Industry Professionals
   -Jim Luttojohann says farewell to Ventura
   -Ventura Visitors and Convention Bureau Announces Interim Executive Director
Santa Paula
   -Foodies Love Ojai 
Press Releases for the Santa Barbara Region
Lompoc Valley
Los Alamos
   -Los Alamos Offers Double the Holiday Fun on Dec. 7 AND Dec. 21, 2013
   -66th Annual Los Alamos Old Days Parade Winners Announced
Los Olivos
   -St. Mark's Cellar Classic Names Alison Wrigley Rusack & Geoff Rusack as Honorary Chairs for 4th Annual Event June 29, 2013
   -St. Mark's donates to Circle V Ranch Camp 
   -Los Olivos Wine Merchant & Cafe, 1 of 50 "Most Notable Wine Lists" 
   -St. Mark's Book Faire Donates Raised Money to Local Libraries
   -Los Olivos Wine Merchant & Café coveted the 2012 Wine Spectator "Best of Awards of Excellence"
Santa Barbara
   -Arthritis Foundation's 32nd Annual Santa Barbara “Taste of the Town" Showcases Fine Wine & Cuisine September 8, 2013
   -Santa Barbara Airbus Celebrates 30th Anniversary & Reveals New Vehicles
   -Santa Barbara "Green Vacation" Packages: Go Car Free & Save
   -Santa Barbara Airbus Celebrates 29th Birthday
Santa Maria Valley
   -Santa Maria, California's BBQ Capital 
   -Wines on Top 100 List 
   -A Sports Event Destination 
   -Santa Maria Valley's Theater Scene 
   -Hollywood's 'Lost City' at Guadalupe Dunes 
   -Former Chevron Land Transformed Into 1,800-Acre Park
Santa Ynez Valley
   -Harwood Receives Surprise Proclamation at One More Night
   -Circle V Ranch Camp Receives Donation of 2000+ Books & Art Supplies from 16-Year Old
   -Santa Ynez Valley Tourism Marketing Alliance Hires Full-Service Agency DVA Advertising & PR
   -Santa Ynez Valley Receives Four Grants
   -Circle V Ranch Camp Rentals Now Available
   -Tracy Farhad Elected 2013-14 President of California’s Central Coast Tourism Council
   -Taste of Solvang First-ever Dessert Contest Winners Revealed
   -Solvang Featured in New Video—“Why We Vacation”
   -Visitors Bureau Releases Results of Year-long Visitor Profile & Economic Impacts Study
   -Team Solvang 100, Cycling Team Event Recap 
   -Solvang Centennial Committee  
   -Solvang Welcomes Borsen Firma Golf - Danish VIP Group
   -21st Annual Charity Fashion Show by First Street Leather Raises $8,000  
   -James Cleland Places 1st in "Art Buzz"
   -Solvang Theme Bus Unveiled at Hearst Castle
   -Third Annual Solvang Scarecrow Fest Winners
   -Solvang NOT Selected to Host 2013 Amgen Tour of California Pro Cycling Race
Amgen Tour Time Trial Results–Solvang
   -ATOC Amateurs Time Trial
   -ATOC Women's Time Trialnip
   -ATOC Stage Time Trial
Press Releases for the San Luis Obispo Region
Arroyo Grande
   -Atascadero Celebrates Wine Month  
Avila Beach
  - Oyster Festival 2014
Hearst Castle
  - Hearst Castle Launches new mobile app for iPhone
   -New Tour at Hearst Castle Starts June 1, 2013
   -Hearst Castle and Coastal Communities are Accessible and Open
Morro Bay
   -Local Children’s Book Author at Nipomo Library Fair To Benefit the Dana Adobe
   -The Story of Jim Beckwourth, a slave turned Indian mountain man
Paso Robles
   - Savor Vina Robles Event Release
   - 2014 Funfair at Pioneer Day
   - 2014 Handcrafted Call 4 Artists
   - Culinary Adventures
   - Visit the Farm and Take a Seat at the Table
   - Ride the Train to Santa Barbara in 2014 and Save 20%
   - Fall in Love This Valentine's Day in California's Central Coast
   - Oxford Suites Paso Robles scheduled to open in 2015
   - What’s New in Paso Robles
   -Paso Robles Summer Events May-Aug 2013
   -Paso Robles Receives “Bicycle Friendly” Designation
   -B-17 Aluminum Overcast Takes to the Air for EAA’S 2013 National Air Tour 
   -Cattlemen's Western Art Show Loses Founder
   -Top Wine List Spot
   -Tourism Wayfinding Program
Pismo Beach
   -Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast Launches New Friday Night Events in Pismo Beach 
San Luis Obispo
   -Tickets Are Selling Fast at Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast 
   -Locals Only Discount Now Available to Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast 
   -County Travel Mobile App 
   -US Airways now offering First Class service on select US Airways Express flights to & from SLO County Regional Airport
   -Celebrate Marine & Stewardship Month in WineCoastCountry!                                                           

Press Releases for the Monterey Bay Region   
   -LA Times
   -Sign Awards
   -Farm To Table Adventures
   -Big Sur & Monterey County Open During Road Closure
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Morgan Hill
San Benito
   -San Benito Olive Festival; A Gourmet Celebration - October 9th
Santa Cruz
   - Santa Cruz - Whats New For Summer 2014
   - Santa Cruz - Lets Cruz Contest
   - Santa Cruz County Visitors Council Unveils New Mobile Meetings Site
   - Santa Cruz County Visitors Council Unveils 2014 Official Santa Cruz County Traveler's Guide
   - Take a Hike in 2014 in One of Santa Cruz County's State Parks
   -Santa Cruz County Visitors Council Launches Photo Contest
   -Santa Cruz County Tourism Shows Increase in Visitor Spending 2013
   -Whales are Vacationing in Santa Cruz County
   -Santa Cruz County Offers New Summertime Fun For Visitors
   -Free 2013 Traveler's Guide
   -Visitors Council Debuts New Brand, Logo
   -Customize Your Own Santa Cruz Getaway With Let's Cruz Vactation Contest
   -2013 Official Santa Cruz County Traveler’s Guide
   -Winter Wildlife 
   -Bird Watching Web-page
   -Jack O'Neill Ad
   -Travel Guide
   -New York Times
   -Capitola Welcomes Visitors
   -Summertime Beach Trolley 
   -Santa Cruz County Visitors Council Captures Whale of a Shot 
   -Sparked Interest in Wildlife Viewing 
   -Santa Cruz FREE Travel App for iPhone and Android Devices 
   -Santa Cruz County Visitors Council Sets Sights on Attracting UK Visitors 
   -Have a Whale of a Summer in Santa Cruz County
   -Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney "Not Impressed"
   -Santa Cruz CVC Announces App Update for Mobile Website
   -Raise a Glass to Wine-Related Events in Santa Cruz 


There are a wide range of itineraries in each Central Coast Region available for download.

Central Coast - The Original Road Trip Itineraries
10-Day Road Trip              View 10-Day Road Trip Satellite Map
7-Day Soft Adventure       View 7-Day Soft Adventure Satellite Map
Food & Wine Tour            View Food & Wine Tour Satellite Map
Wellness & Relaxation       View Wellness & Relaxation Satellite Map
Arts & Culture                 View Arts & Culture Satellite Map

Ventura Region Itineraries
Family Fun
Hollywood on the Coast
A Night Out
Off the Beaten Path
Piers, Wharfs and Lighthouses
Winter Events & Festivals

Santa Barbara Region Itineraries
Santa Barbara
Adventure Seekers 
Eco Tours
Family Fun
Food & WIne Tours

Santa Maria Valley
Day Trips

San Luis Obispo Region Itineraries

San Luis Obispo
Agriculture Adventures
Exploring Downtown 
Half Day Trips
Hub & Spoke Tours
Wildlife Tours
Wine Tours

Monterey Bay Region Itineraries
Eco Adventures
Family Adventures
Family Fun
Historical & Cultural Attractions
Romantic Getaways

Santa Cruz
On a Budget