• Event Calendar

    Agritourism and the Farm

    October 9, 2015 10 am - 2:30 pm

    Russell Couny Fairgrounds

    Topics include: The Success Stories: The Farmers Who Are Making it Work

    The Liability: Managing Agritourism Liability

    Russell County Fairgrounds

    Friday, October 9, 2015

    10:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

    Digital Marketing for Tourism Workshop

    October 21, 2015 8:30-11:30 am

    Greenfield Education & Training Center, 57 S Center Drive, Daleville, VA 24083

    Learn how to take advantage of the marketing opportunities available through VirginiaTourism Corporation:

    Working with Virginia Tourism and Virginia.org.
    Creating and implementing acontent marketing strategy.
    Best practices for travelsites on social media.
    Engaging travelers on mobile devices.

    RSVP: Space is limited, please RSVP by 10/16/15 to Lisa Moorman at Lmoorman@botetourtva.govRegistration is Free.

    VA-1 Tourism Summit

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    November 15-17, 2015

    Richmond Marriott Downtown, Richmond VA

    Sunday, November 15 - Tuesday, November 17, 2015
    Richmond Marriott Downtown, 500 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23219

    Tourism & Virginia: Technology Driven

    Virginia's 2015 VA-1 Tourism Summit will focus on the importance of and how to harness today's technology. Destinations, attractions, hotel, and restaurants will learn how to put technology to work for marketing, improving the guest experience, and more. 

    Presented by:
    Virginia Hospitality & Travel Association
    Virginia Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus
    Virginia Tourism Corporation

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    Virginia Green Conference & Green Travel Star Awards

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    Jan 25, 2016, Jan 26, 2016

    Renaissance Arlington – Capital View

    Save-The-Date - January 25-26, 2016 - for the 3rd annual Virginia Green Travel Conference & Mid-Atlantic Green Tourism Business Expo.  The conference will be held at the Renaissance Arlington – Capital View and feature green tourism innovations and the 5th Annual Virginia Green Travel Star Awards.  Deadline to apply for an award is October 28th. Read More

    Virginia Travel & Hospitality Day at the General Assembly

    tourism and film day

    Jan 28, 2016

    General Assembly Building, 1000 Bank Street Richmond, VA

    Join the VTC, VACVB and VHTA for Tourism and Film Day at the General Assembly on the morning of Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016 in Richmond. "Tourism teams," comprised of representatives from across Virginia will visit lawmakers to discuss issues affecting Virginia's travel and tourism industry during the GA session. Team visits will begin early in the morning and wrap up by noon. Make plans now to join tourism colleagues from around the state to “storm the hill!” Contact Judy Watkins at jwatkins@virginia.org or (804) 545-5563 if you're interested in participating. Read More