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Welcome to San Luis Obispo’s media center. If you’re a journalist looking for story ideas, compelling photography, a fact-check or if you’d like to see San Luis Obispo for yourself, you’ve come to the right place. After all, SLO’s outstanding culinary scene, award-winning wine, and epic outdoor adventure experiences make it a storyteller’s dream.

This page offers numerous resources for local, national and international journalists. It will be updated regularly, so visit us often. We hope you will find everything you need about our beautiful city, but should you need immediate assistance please don’t hesitate to call or email us at [email protected].

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San Luis Obispo is packed full of things to do year-round. Find out what we’re excited and talking about here in SLO right now.

200 miles south of Silicon Valley, San Luis Obispo offers big tech opportunities in a close-knit, university town environment

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Located just a few hours south of the worldwide innovation hub of Silicon Valley, San Luis Obispo boasts a budding tech industry of its own. From a start-up in a garage to an international wellness leader, companies like MINDBODY are empowering innovation in SLO. The industry leading company, which sells ...

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They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but we think SLO’s scenery will leave you speechless.

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Story Ideas

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From delectable culinary experiences to outdoor adventures to a diverse arts scene, let SLO be your muse. Here are just a few story ideas we’ve pulled together to get you started.

Media Visit + Press Inquiries

Are you planning a media trip to San Luis Obispo? We think that’s a fantastic idea, since there’s nothing quite like experiencing the SLO life firsthand.

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Itinerary Ideas

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Interested in coming to SLO, but not sure where to begin your adventure? Look no further. Below you’ll find itinerary ideas for the art enthusiast, oenophile, outdoor explorer and everyone in between.

News Releases

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Below you will find press releases from our partners in San Luis Obispo. Whether it’s the unveiling of a new art installation or announcing a restaurant’s award-winning chef, there’s always something newsworthy happening in SLO.

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