Richmond Region 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:  804.783.7411

Public Relations Coordinator Meghan Gearino: 804.783.7430


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

The leaves have started changing colors, pumpkin spice flavored everything is in season, and Halloween is almost here! While picking out pumpkins, dressing up in costumes, and handing...
Paint, create, ooh and ahh with us for a month full of artsy experiences in the Richmond Region. Discover our vibrant creative culture and delight your artistic side! ArtoberVA is a month-long...
Pour the vino!  October is Virginia Wine Month and the Richmond Region has some fabulous wineries that want to celebrate with you!  Sample several varietals in the tasting room, buy a...
Fall has officially arrived in the Richmond Region and we couldn’t be more excited about it! From pumpkin picking and carving to hayrides, colorful leaves, and PEANUTS-themed celebrations, to...
Some of the Richmond Region's most renowned historic sites are offering visitors a “passport” to time-travel during a special admission-free weekend this Saturday and Sunday, September...
See what Locals and other Travelers are Saying About Richmond