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 most wonderful time of the year is here! The holiday season is a magical time in the Richmond Region as neighborhoods and storefronts light up with dazzling displays and holiday festivities...
The holiday season has arrived! For those of you who are making a list and checking it twice, let us help you out! Whether you're shopping for an RVA lover or trying to find the perfect memento to...
Did you know that Richmond is home to over 100 murals?! With walls across the city painted by local and international artists, RVA is a living canvas that has become a favorite destination for street...
Get excited! The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts has a wonderful new exhibit that opens this weekend! We got a sneak peek at Jasper Johns and Edvard Munch: Love, Loss, and the Cycle of Life and we highly...
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...
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