Far Away is Real Close

Getting that far away feeling has never been closer. Only an hour north of Los Angeles, Ventura County West is a land of inspiring choices where all of your senses will be invigorated. Close your eyes … and have them opened in Ventura County West. 

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Exit California Highway 101 in Ventura County West, where there are places you’ve never seen, beaches you’ve never walked, wines you’ve never sipped, farm-to-table food you’ve never tasted, trails you’ve never biked and pillows you’ve never dreamed on.

Ventura County West - Find What You've Been Missing VideoThree different cities, Camarillo, Oxnard and Ventura, offer everything from whale watching and Channel Islands National Park to championship golf, the Camarillo Premium Outlets, and one of the best year-round climates in the U.S. Spend a night or two in Ventura County West, California’s great coastal value.

 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE flat logogreenonblue.jpg “VENTURA COUNTY WEST” APPOINTS PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY TO COMMUNICATE REGION’S TOURISM AP…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE flat logogreenonblue.jpg “VENTURA COUNTY WEST” APPOINTS PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY TO COMMUNICATE REGION’S TOURISM APPEAL Ventura County Lodging Association Board Engages Los Angeles-based McCue Communications for 12-month Program Targeting Leisure, Business and Sports-related Travelers VENTURA, CA; (August 27, 2015)---The Ventura County Lodging Association (VCLA) has secured the support of Los Angeles-based destination marketing agency McCue Communications to increase tourism spending in the region branded “Ventura County West.” Encompassing Ventura, Oxnard, Camarillo and Port Hueneme, Ventura County West will be promoted through a comprehensive public relations and social media program designed to attract leisure and business travelers, as well as meeting planners and other groups. “Our tourism brand is at an exciting stage of growth and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have the expertise and knowledge of McCue Communications,” says Rebekah Evans, Executive Director of VCLA. “Their PR savvy and partnerships with some of California’s biggest tourism organizations will be key to our program’s success.” Michelle McCue, the agency’s president, comments: “We are honored to be working with one of the gems in California, from a tourism standpoint. Ventura County West has so much to offer---beaches, cultural attractions, wineries, festivals, farms, you name it. We look forward to working with the VCLA team and the local community to uncover what makes this region uniquely appealing and get travelers excited about visiting.” McCue will work with Evans and local lodging, destination marketing organizations, attractions, restaurants and retailers to develop the communications program, slated to launch in mid-September. Journalists interested in writing about Ventura County West are invited to contact Marcella Thompkins at marcella@mccuecommunications.com or (213) 985-1011. ### EDITOR’S NOTE: About Ventura County West Just an hour north of Los Angeles, Ventura County West offers a convenient getaway to the desirable California coast, where year-round sunny skies meets seaside charm and inland adventure. Boasting a diverse natural landscape, thriving arts and cultural scene, plentiful shopping, historic sites, golf courses, and ingredient-driven dining fueled by its 125,000 acres of farms, orchards and vineyards, the region is the ultimate seaside escape for leisure travel, corporate retreats, sports travel and beyond. “Ventura County West” is a tourism brand encompassing the cities of Ventura, Oxnard, Camarillo and Port Hueneme. Administered by the Ventura County Lodging Association (VCLA), the membership is comprised of 70 plus lodging organizations (hotels, motels, bed & breakfasts, RV resorts) and destination marketing organizations seeking to attract overnight business and leisure visitors to the region. For more information, visit www.VenturaCountyWest.com or call 1(800) 648-2124. Follow Ventura County West on Facebook (VenturaCountyWest), Twitter (@VisitVCWest) and Instagram (@VenturaCountyWest). About McCue Communications McCue Communications was founded in 2008 on the premise of delivering “next generation” public relations programs for clients in the tourism, wine and hospitality sectors. Today, the agency has offices in Los Angeles, Orange County and the San Francisco Bay Area, as well as affiliates in Seattle and New York City, and has served clients in nine countries. Team McCue develops strategic communications programs that leverage owned, earned, shared and paid media to engage audiences with brands’ stories on the web, in the news and IRL (in real life). For more information, call (213) 985-1011 or visit www.McCueMC.com.
Bank of Books on Main Street in Ventura is starting their "Meet the Artist" evenings tonight with the incredible Bobbi Yablow. Swing by tonight from 6 to 9 p.m. and chat with Bobbi. #venturacounty #ventura #venturacountywest #downtownventura #art #artist #meetandgreet #local #bankofbooks
4th of July Holiday Fun in VenturaCountyWest!

4th of July Holiday Fun in VenturaCountyWest!

iStock 000006743591SmallWhat are our top picks for the weekend of July 3-5? Why fireworks and parades of course! Is there anything else? Grab those kids, beach towels, chairs and pack the cooler, you’re going to a party. Check out your options for weekend fun & entertainment and have a great 4th of July and Independence Day!


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Henry T. Oxnard Historic District, Oxnard, CA. Consists of 144 homes. The district was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on February 5, 1999. #Oxnard

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