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Knott's Scary Farm

Knott's Scary Farm is the largest, most haunting Halloween experience in Southern California, with…

Nutrilite Optimal Health Tours

Nutrilite Facilities Tour Schedule Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. (tours by appointment only)…

Vampirate's Dinner Show

Celebrate Halloween season all October long as Pirate's Dinner Adventure presents their…

Knott's Spooky Farm

The daytime park wide, family-friendly Halloween celebration, geared for kids ages 3 - 11, Knott's…

Knott's Military Tribute Days

Knott's Berry Farm continues its tradition of honoring the brave men and women who have served in…

Military Tribute Days

Knott's Berry Farm continues its tradition of honoring the brave men and women who have served in…


Press Releases

Oct 2016 ‘Tis the Season…For Something Spooky

August is great - September is keen, but there's just nothing quite like Halloween. We've got the 411 on all of the Halloween hot spots in Buena Park this season and invite you to pick your poison or create a monster marathon and enjoy them ALL! more

Jul 2016 Top 10 Sweet and Unique Treats in Buena Park

With a wide selection of award-winning desserts and unique treats, it will be hard to just try one of these top ten places to grab something sweet. more

Jul 2016 10 Best Places to Eat in Buena Park

Southern California is a foodie’s paradise and Buena Park is no exception with a diverse list of food offerings and a number of award-winning restaurants. Whether you’re looking for dinner and entertainment, international flavors or classic comfort food, you’ll find it all in Buena Park. more

Jul 2016 Top Spots to "Catch Em All" in Buena Park

Everyone from Pokémon Masters to brand new trainers are exploring Buena Park in hopes of capturing their favorite Pokémon and growing their Pokédex. To make the best of your experience, we’ve put together a list of top spots to check out during your visit. more

Jun 2016 Top 5 Ways for Kids to Cool Off This Summer

Buena Park, CA…..As the summer heats up, cool down at some of Buena Park’s most popular attractions, restaurants and hotels. Visitors can beat the heat with everything from playful desserts and waterslides to a tropical oasis and whitewater rafting. more

Jun 2016 Buena Park Takes on the Fight Against Selfie's

Buena Park, CA…..Over a dozen selfie related accidents are reported each year in the United States from arm cramps and permanent duck lips to stubbed toes and photo bomb explosions. To help raise awareness of this growing issue, Visit Buena Park is taking it head on with an anti-selfie Instagram contest now through August 15th. more

May 2016 Buena Park’s Entertainment Zone is Booming with New Developments

Buena Park, California -- Buena Park's Entertainment Zone is flourishing with new developments, enhancing to its already abundant attractions. Known as the entertainment capital of Southern California, the city will continue its legacy by adding several new high profile dining venues, world-class shopping, modern hotels and a five million dollar renovation project along Beach Boulevard. more

May 2016 OC Summer Bucket List Challenge

Immerse yourself in the ultimate Orange County vacation by exploring hot spots that the locals don't want you to know about. Our bucket list has something for everyone from cruising scenic harbors, hiking to breath-taking vistas and getting sworn in as a pirate to discovering hidden restaurants and splashing around one of the longest water park lazy rivers. Take the challenge this summer and se... more

Apr 2016 Buena Park Attractions Celebrate Key Milestones

2016 marks an important milestone for three of Buena Park’s major attractions that helped the once small farming town blossom into one of Southern California’s most popular tourism destinations. Where boysenberry fields once dominated now grows family friendly attractions, interactive dinner shows and award-winning restaurants. more

Feb 2016 Yelp’s No.1 Restaurant in the Country to Open in Buena Park, California

Buena Park, Calif. – Excitement was in the air on Monday, February 8th as the Porto Family and City Council gathered to celebrate the groundbreaking ceremony of the newest location for Porto’s Bakery & Cafe. To add to the enthusiasm, Porto’s was just ranked No. 1 Restaurant in the country on Yelp’s Top 100 list. more

Feb 2016 Behind the Scenes of the Boysenberry Festival

Buena Park, CA…..The aroma of delicious boysenberry bites and treats will fill the air as Knott’s celebrates their rich history at their annual Boysenberry Festival. The sixteen day event starting March 19th, features specialty food and drink options, interactive games, contests, live entertainment and special effects light show. Come see for yourself how Walter Knott’s simple Boysenberry tran... more

Feb 2016 A Couple’s Guide to a Romantic Buena Park Getaway

Buena Park is the ideal place for couples to come and escape, whether it’s a quick trip or a weeklong vacation. Be entertained with interactive dinner shows, world-class attractions, award-winning dining options and comfortable accommodations. Whether it’s your first time or you’re a regular to the city, Buena Park is ever changing and offers plenty of hidden gems perfect for couples. more

Jan 2016 2016 Seasonal Celebrations

Buena Park, California is known for its world-class attractions and year round warm weather but what is often overlooked is the destinations ever changing events that make it a unique experience with every visit. more

Dec 2015 5 Things I Bet You Didn't Know

Buena Park is known for it's premier attractions, thrilling dinner shows and comfortable accommodations but there are five things that even the most seasoned Buena Park travelers probably don't know. more

Oct 2015 And The Award Goes to...Buena Park

The lively city of Buena Park is a popular tourist destination that offers year-round mild climate and premier proximity to Disneyland, shopping and beaches. In fact, Buena Park's award-winning attractions, restaurants and hotels have earned it the distinction as one of the ‘Most Fun Small Towns' in America by Rand McNally. more

Oct 2015 Insider’s Guide to Halloween in Southern California

As one of the premier destinations for Halloween events, many of Southern California’s biggest attractions bring out people by the thousands. more

Jul 2015 Buena Park Rock & Brews seeks public advice on choosing ‘Walk of Fame’ albums

Buena Park Rock & Brews seeks public advice on choosing ‘Walk of Fame’ albums Rock & Brews co-founding partners Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley announced today that they are seeking help from the public to select the 60 albums that will be part of the Walk of Fame at the brand’s newest location. The Walk of Fame will feature albums from rock legends such as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and, o... more

Jun 2015 Buena Park is Open for Summer

Buena Park, California - Grab your flip flops, sunscreen and don't forget the kids because Buena Park is open for summer and celebrating with savings on their most popular family friendly attractions and accommodations. The summer fun doesn't stop with the deals, for the next 8 weeks Visit Buena Park will be giving away incredible prizes on their social media channels including a 2 night vacati... more

Aug 2014 Lights, Camera, Buena Park!

Buena Park is home to exciting tourist attractions like Knott’s Berry Farm, Soak City Waterpark, Pirates Dinner Adventure, Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament, blockbuster exhibits and much more. But what you may not realize is that numerous Buena Park entertainment venues have been featured in many of your favorite movie and television shows. more

Jun 2014 Top 10 ‘MUST-HAVE’ Experiences This Summer

Buena Park is kicking off the summer with the ten ‘must-have’ experiences. The city offers experiences for everyone, from adrenalin pumping rollercoasters to prehistoric fossils and more. more

Apr 2013 Titanic & Bodies Exhibitions Slated To Open This Summer

The City of Buena Park has leased the historic Movieland Wax Museum site on Beach Boulevard to Premier Exhibitions, Inc. About 40,000 square feet of the property will be used to display their extraordinary Exhibitions, Bodies… The Exhibition and Titanic The Experience. more

Oct 2012 Five Free and Fun Things to Do in Buena Park, California

You may be surprised to learn that Buena Park is not only home to attractions for thrill seekers but it’s also a great destination for those on a budget and families traveling with grandparents. Aside from Knott’s Berry Farm theme park, Soak City Waterpark, Pirate’s Dinner Adventure and Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament, the lively city of Buena Park offers several FREE unique activities that... more

Oct 2012 Halloween Happenings in Buena Park, California

World’s First, Largest, and Longest Running Halloween Event Celebrates 40 Years of Fears in Buena Park! more

Jun 2012 Buena Park, California Named Finalist in Best Small Town in America

High fives were flying at the City of Buena Park on May 29 after finding out their city was named a finalist in the 2012 Best of the Road Rally Contest sponsored by Rand McNally and USA Today. Buena Park, the only finalist from California, will compete with five other destinations in the category for "Most Fun" Small Town in America. The 2012 Best Small Towns were chosen from over 700 competin... more

Jun 2012 FREE Train Exhibit Rolls into Buena Park

For the entire month of July locals and visitors will get to enjoy the Module Train Exhibit located inside the California Welcome Center. The exhibit will feature real HO scale railroading. Instead of building a large, permanent layout, railroad members build and maintain modules that can be assembled with modules built by other members into a large, operating display. more

Apr 2012 New Buena Park Expansion Bus Route Enhances Transportation Options for Commuters and Visitors

Anaheim Resort Transportation (ART) has expanded its bus service route from the Anaheim Resort area to include the City of Buena Park. In addition to transporting the tourism community, this service will also serve those who live and work in the Anaheim area. more

Feb 2012 2012 What's New in Buena Park, California

With thrilling attractions, interactive dining experiences, and plenty of shopping options, Buena Park offers fun on just about every corner. A vacation hot spot, the lively city of Buena Park is located just five miles west of Disneyland and home to world famous entertainment - including the nation’s first theme park, Knott’s Berry Farm, Soak City USA, Pirates Dinner Adventure, and Medieval Ti... more

Jan 2012 OC’s Only California Welcome Center Opens in Buena Park

Through a partnership with the Buena Park Convention & Visitors Bureau and the California Travel and Tourism Commission, the California Welcome Center (CWC) Buena Park is the 20th CWC in the state and the only one in Orange County. more

Nov 2011 Buena Park Launches New Tourism Website -

To keep the lively City of Buena Park competitive with other vacation hot spots available in Southern California, the Buena Park Convention & Visitors Bureau has announced the launch of their brand new tourism website – more

Aug 2011 Experience World Famous Dining Attractions in Buena Park

Feast like a king, dine on famous fried chicken, sample peanut butter pizza or explore international flavors in the lively town of Buena Park. Whether guests are looking for an exciting night out or a family friendly experience, Buena Park caters to everyone’s appetite. more

Aug 2011 The Truth about Buena Park

Positively True: While Knott’s and Disneyland are located just 10 minutes apart, Knott’s—America’s first theme park—is located in Buena Park where it has been providing great food, shopping and entertainment since the Great Depression. more

Aug 2011 Save BIG on Family Friendly Getaways to Buena Park

Looking for a family friendly getaway that is big on fun and easy on family funds? Conveniently positioned in the center of Orange County, and only a short 10 minute drive from Disneyland is the lively and revitalized town of Buena Park. more

Aug 2011 Buena Park, California Offers Ideal Location For Small Meetings and Conventions

Buena Park, CA… With several exciting attractions, convenient location, ample meeting space and a variety of hotel accommodations to suit every budget, Buena Park tops the list for meeting planners looking to come to Southern California. more

Aug 2011 KNOTT’S BERRY FARM - Excitement for the Whole Family

BUENA PARK, Calif. (2010) – Knott’s Berry Farm is America’s 1st Theme Park. A pioneer in the amusement park industry, Knott’s Berry Farm provides the unique combination of first-class thrill rides with traditional family favorite attractions. more

Aug 2011 History of Buena Park

Buena Park, CA (2011) … The story of Buena Park dates back to the summer of 1887 when James Whitaker submitted a plan with the County of Los Angeles to form the town site of Buena Park. At that time Buena Park was primarily an agricultural area with dairy farms, avocado trees, orange groves, and lima bean fields. more

Aug 2011 Buena Park: Not just a vacation hot spot but a gateway to Southern California

It’s well known that Buena Park is a terrific entertainment destination, chocked full of great places to play—Knott’s Berry Farm, Soak City, John’s Incredible Pizza—great shows to see—Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament, Pirates Dinner Adventure—and great food to eat—Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner, Portillo’s, Pink’s Hot Dogs. more

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