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Resources & Materials for Members of the Press

VisitErie welcomes writers, editors, news outlets, bloggers and other members of the press to successfully develop engaging stories focused on the Erie Region. We hope this press section will provide you with the tools you need.

Erie is Pennsylvania’s only Great Lakes Port City and features the “2017 Top Pennsylvania Attraction”, Presque Isle State Park. Presque Isle was also voted the 2016 “#1 Freshwater Beach in the Country” by USA Today Readers’ Choice. The 3,200-acre peninsula celebrates everything outdoors with 7 miles of surf beaches, eleven miles of hiking trails, 13.5 miles of biking, plus birding, fishing, boating, kayaking and more!

Explore Erie’s vibrant downtown and Bayfront districts, museums, Lake Erie Wine Country, Lake Erie Ale Trail, performance theaters, unique shops, U.S. Brig Niagara, Splash Lagoon, Waldameer, Presque Isle Downs & Casino!


Set sail for our shores and discover your own story in Erie, Pennsylvania!

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