-To develop and improve the capacity of the greater San Pedro area to attract and accommodate tourism and meetings -To provide related educational and information services to member companies and organizations that will improve their businesses and their employees' capabilities and prospects for advancement -To discern and facilitate new opportunities to attract visitors -To serve visitor informational needs -To market the greater San Pedro area as an attractive destination -To involve the community in welcoming tourists -To work to improve the community
Visit San Pedro-the region's Convention and Visitors Bureau-is the central organization promoting tourism and meetings in the Los Angeles Harbor and Palos Verdes Peninsula communities and Catalina Island. It serves visitor and event and meeting planner needs, markets the area worldwide, and provides a variety of information to visitors.
Its Visitor Center is a primary point of contact for visitors, as well as a place for newcomers and residents alike to find information about the area and its attractions and services. The Visitor Center also houses a small gallery that features a different exhibition every month highlighting the area through local artists.