This section is designed for members of the print, broadcast, freelance and electronic media. The Travel Portland Communications Department assists qualiﬁed travel journalists in developing stories.
Please use the links below to access our media kits, which offer detailed information about numerous aspects of the city and region.
Street Scene – Portland’s Neighborhoods
Getting Around – Transportation and Bridges
Green Giant – Natural Wonders and Sustainable Growth
All About the Arts – Visual Arts, Performance and Live Music
Ingredients – Culinary Portland
Liquid Assets – Beer, Wine, Spirits, Coffee, Tea and more
All Year ‘Round – Events and Festivals
Facts and Trivia
Surroundings – Destinations Outside of Portland
Image Library and B-roll
A rights-free collection of images and video of Portland (including HD quality B-roll) is available for the exclusive use of travel media. For access, please fill out our visual assets request form.
Access the Image Library (password required)
VIP Media Pass
If you prefer to research Portland on your own, Travel Portland can provide a VIP Media Pass. The pass provides complimentary admission for qualiﬁed journalists to all of Portland’s attractions. Please complete the form linked below.
Media Update Newsletter
Delivered at the beginning of every month, Travel Portland’s Media Update covers the latest developments and brand-new stories around town. Please email email@example.com to be added to our mailing list. View a recent issue:
What’s New in Portland
Read about recent and upcoming local tourism developments.
Portland in the News
A sampling of recent accolades and feature articles:
- Named the country’s “best known bastion of good living and leisure” – The New York Times (Sept. 9, 2015)
- Best U.S. travel destination to visit in November – Business Insider (Sept. 9, 2015)
- No. 1 “America’s 20 Best Cities for Beer Lovers” – Travel + Leisure (Aug. 4, 2015)
- No. 1 “Cities of Gold: Five Best Beer Towns” – Weekly Pint (July 2015)
- No. 1 “World’s Best Airports – Domestic” – Travel + Leisure (June 2015)
To qualify for reduced media rates and/or complimentary passes, travel journalists must provide credentials. Please click here for information about our reduced media rates and/or complimentary passes.