Binzhou is under the jurisdiction of Shandong Province and sits at the core of the efficient ecological economic zone in the Yellow River Delta. It boasts a long history and profound cultural heritage, with human habitation dating back to the Neolithic era.
Major attractions include the Weishi Manor, Chinese Art of War City, Binzhou Zhanhua Winter Jujube Ecological Tourism Area, and Heban Mountain National Forest Park. Local specialties include pot sticker pancakes and various flavors of sesame candy.
Local folk art forms include Huji Book Club, clay sculpture, woodblock printing, and Binzhou paper cutting, all reflecting a deep regional culture.