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Food, Wine & Style in Historic Los Olivos, CA

The quaint town of Los Olivos, with its flagpole in the center of town, is a step back in time! Dating back to 1887, this historic town is full of award-winning wines, world-class cuisine, chic fashion and art. Try new eatery The Bear and Star, whose Chef John Cox earned accolades for his work at… Read more »

View CCTC’s 16/17 Fiscal Year Report

Think you know how Central Coast Tourism Council markets the destinations, attractions, and hotels of California’s Central Coast? There’s more to it than you might think. Learn what this nonprofit organization does on your behalf when you take a look at CCTC FY Report 16-17.Final Read More.

Showcasing California’s Central Coast Takes Teamwork!

California’s Central Coast was very well represented at IPW in Washington, D.C. from June 4-8. Our good friends and partners from Oxnard CVB, Ventura VCB, and Gilroy Welcome Center represented the entire Central Coast from a CCTC booth, and also coordinated branding the entire aisle with help from other Central Coast destinations and attractions such… Read more »

Welcome CCTC Board of Directors 17/18

Central Coast Tourism Council is led by experienced travel and tourism professionals. Our board of directors is the steward of the CCTC vision, and the assets that secure and sustain this organization’s wellbeing and growth. We congratulate and thank these incredible industry leaders for serving on CCTC’s 2017-18 Board of Directors. Read more.

Get Ready for the 2016 Gilroy Garlic Festival!

The 38th annual Gilroy Garlic Festival is coming up on July 29, 30 and 31, 2016! We hope you can join us for “summer’s ultimate food fair,” a three-day celebration that draws visitors from around the globe to enjoy great garlicky food, dramatic Gourmet Alley flame-ups, live entertainment, cooking competitions, and unique arts and crafts.… Read more »