Explore Publishing, Inc. has specialized in producing high-quality guides guides for over 30 years, covering Silicon Valley, the San Francisco Peninsula, and the coast from Half Moon Bay south through Santa Cruz County. For more information on our guides, or to download media kits and advertising production specifications, see Our Publications.

Explore Publishing, Inc.
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Redwood City, CA 94063


Douglas Latimer
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Rita Vanderaa
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Advertising Director

Lillian Scoyen
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Account Executive

Sally Barney
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Calendar Editor


Press Releases


Our deadline for calendar information to appear in Discover Silicon Valley is by the first of the month prior to the event month. Information is included on a space-available basis, with priority given to performing arts, art exhibits and major festivals and shows of interest to visitors. All information printed in Discover Silicon Valley is also listed on our website. Press releases may be submitted by e-mail to as well as by mail or fax.

For e-mails, please be sure to include "Press Release" and the month for which it is relevant in your subject description.


Subscriptions & Book Orders


Annual subscriptions to our monthly magazine, Discover Silicon Valley, can be obtained by mailing us a check for $15. Please be sure to write your address clearly; your subscription will start with the next issue.

Multiple subscriptions to our monthly magazine, Discover Silicon Valley, are available in quantities of 25 shrink-wrapped copies at $12.50 per month, billed for 12 months upon receipt of order. Click Here for an order form you can fill in and fax to us at (650) 366-6098.

Copies of Explore Silicon Valley or Explore the Peninsula are available at $12.50 each, postage paid. To order copies, please mail a check to our office and include your address (no P.O. Boxes, please).

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