Visit Berkeley Media & Press

Visit Berkeley offers local, national and international journalists a comprehensive set of resources - news releases, press kits, story ideas, images, research support and more.  Please see below for information, or contact us.

Press Kit / Releases


Start 2018 Deliciously with Berkeley Restaurant Week
Celebrating its 6th year, Berkeley Restaurant Week runs Thur., Jan. 18 to Sun., Jan. 28.

BAMPFA Mounts "Way Bay," a Monumental Exhibition of the SF Bay Area's Artistic Legacy
Exhibition Showcases Bay Area Multidisciplinary Creative Practice from 19th through 21st Centuries

Visit Berkeley Launches Utrip
Innovative platform inspires visitors to find their "Best of Berkeley"


What's New in Berkeley - Winter '17
The arts lead the way in our seasonal round-up. 

Berkeley Music Scene Booms Anew
Jimi, Janis, Dylan, the Doors, Creedence and Country Joe all played epic gigs in Berkeley, giving the Bay Area city a booming sonic reputation.  A new exhibit honors that legacy and new venues are carrying it forward with live music nearly every night.

Copyright-free Photography for Media

Every picture tells a story.  Whether it's a 100 or 1,000 word assignment, Visit Berkeley offers high-resolution, copyright-free images for editorial use.
Please contact us at (510) 549-7040 or send an e-mail for more information, specific image requests, and photo location ideas.