Richmond Region Media

Media

Richmond Region Tourism provides assistance with media inquiries, visits, B-roll, high-resolution photos, and any other information you may need. To begin planning your coverage, contact our Public Relations team:

Public Relations Manager Erin Bagnell: ebagnell@visitrichmondva.com  804.783.7411

Accolades

The James [River] forms a surprisingly rugged seven-mile central ribbon for a dedicated community of boaters, fishermen, bikers, and runners.” - Outside Magazine, “The Best River Towns in America” 

“An eclectic mix of Old South and fresh blood, the citizenry is knowledgeable and passionate about their city, and ready to share with you their bounty.” – Passport Magazine, “To Richmond with Love

Richmond is hardly lesser-known to Americans; however, it’s not often included in international street art roundups. It’s teeming with new murals.” Huffington Post, “The 17 Lesser-Known Cities You Should Visit To See Street Art

“Virginia’s capital, with its Civil War monuments, distinctive architecture, and intriguing galleries, has started to draw a cosmopolitan crowd.” - Travel + Leisure, “Best Places to Travel in 2016

“Chefs in this capital city with plenty of charm are now whipping up southern cuisine with a contemporary flair. Simultaneously, purveyors are rediscovering colonial-era Virginia ingredients like local peanuts, old-fashioned country ham, and seafood from the Chesapeake Bay. Those in the industry are also taking notice of their booming craft brewery scene.” –  National Geographic Traveler, “Where to Travel for Food in 2016

Thirsty for Pok é mon Go in Richmond? After hitting a ton of PokéStops and battling it out against other trainers in the Gym, nothing goes better on a hot summer day than a frosty cold IPA at one of...
Experience the roots of American culture and immerse yourself in soul soothing sounds at the seventh annual Richmond Jazz Festival on August 11-14. Renowned for its dynamic, lively atmosphere,...
It's no secret that the Pokémon Go craze is sweeping the nation! If your Poké Travels bring you to the Richmond Region to "Catch 'Em All," we've compiled some local Pokémon hot spots to assist you...
Friday Cheers is the best way to spend a spring evening in Richmond. Every Friday Venture Richmond puts on a show at Brown's Island with tickets that usually cost about 5 bucks. This year's season,...
By Sara Woznicki and Cazey Williams from As Told Over Brunch When we started As Told Over Brunch over a year ago, we wanted to tell the stories of being a twenty-something in Richmond. We wanted to...
See what Locals and other Travelers are Saying About Richmond