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The Explore Lompoc Press Kit provides story ideas and info on top attractions, local eats, outdoor adventures and annual festivals & events. It's a great resource for travel writers and media outlets looking for information about Lompoc's tourism amenities and offerings for visitors.


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If you are a travel writer, blogger, or media representative who would like to be added to our press release distribution list, participate in an upcoming Press Trip, and/or obtain additional information about Lompoc, please contact:

Susan Bejeckian
SA/SB Public Relations

(626) 570-1051  office
(626) 232-3040 cell

Maris Sommerville
SA/SB Public Relations

(310) 701-6872


If you are an advertising representative or potential marketing partner, seeking information about Explore Lompoc marketing opportunities and initiatives, please contact:

Ruth Ballin
Ruth Ballin Marketing & Public Relations
Marketing Agency for Explore Lompoc

(805) 218-0080

Recent Press

Lompoc to Host Visitors in May for Mission to Mars

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE: April 3, 2018 Media Contacts: Susan Bejeckian, Explore Lompoc PR Rep, 626-570-1051, Maris Somerville, Explore Lompoc PR Rep, 310-508-1609, NASA’s InSight Launch slated for May...

Explore Lompoc Announces 2018 Events & Festivals

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE: January 17, 2018 Discover Year-Round Adventure in Lompoc’s Sylvan Setting Media Contacts / Photo Requests: Susan Bejeckian, Explore Lompoc PR Rep, 626-570-1051, Maris Somerville, Explore Lompoc...

Lompoc is Blooming with California Wildflowers

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE – APRIL 4, 2017 Lompoc is Blooming with Spring Wildflowers It’s the Perfect Backdrop for a Central Coast Road Trip Lompoc wildflower season is here, and this...

Laid-Back Lompoc – Westways, March 2017

Flower fields, murals, and vineyards along the Central Coast by Matt Jaffe Westways – March/April 2017 “Now, with the nearby Santa Rita Hills ranked in the top echelon of California...

Take Romance to New Heights

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE – JANUARY 25, 2017 Take Romance to New Heights! Lompoc Valentine’s Package offers Skydiving and Hotel Adventure Chocolate and roses? Been there. Done that. Adventurous couples are...

Wine Tasting in Lompoc – Wine Country This Week

Lompoc winemakers are producing some of California’s best Pinots, Chardonnays, and other cool climate wines. Experts say it’s the combination of climate, east-west hill orientation, and calcium-rich soil that makes...

Five Top Reasons to Visit Lompoc this Summer

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE Five Top Reasons to Visit Lompoc this Summer Located where California’s sweeping and beautiful Central Coast meets the Sta. Rita Hills, Lompoc’s laid back vibe, beautiful weather,...

Lompoc Announces 2016 Events & Festivals

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE Visitors Invited to Experience Lompoc Valley Nestled in a valley along the Central Coast of California, the city of Lompoc offers a wide range off-the-beaten path adventures,...

Fuel your Pinot Passion in Lompoc

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE Fuel your Pinot Passion … Sip, Savor & Stay in Lompoc Media Contact: Janis Flippen, Explore Lompoc PR Rep, (805) 389-9495, With the highest concentration of...

Living La Vida Lompoc – Greg’s Getaways

Living La Vida Lompoc Greg Aragon, Writer, Greg’s Getaway published in VIEW STORY AND PHOTOS Lompoc has always been a mystery to me – a town I’ve heard of...

Murals & Mission – Lompoc’s Big Attractions

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE Murals & Mission – Lompoc’s Big Attractions Lompoc is a town filled with a colorful history that traces the early beginnings of California. Two major attractions help...

Explore Lompoc Awards Grants to Local Events

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE Explore Lompoc Awards Grants to Local Events Lompoc’s Tourism Business Improvement District (TBID) announced today that it will be awarding its first round of grants totaling $32,500...

Explore Lompoc Announces 2015 Visitor Events

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE Explore Lompoc Announces 2015 Visitor Events Lompoc, CA – Set in a scenic valley along the Central Coast of California, Lompoc offers off-the-beaten path adventures, inspiring works...