• Event Calendar

    Virginia World War I and World War II Commemoration Commission Information Sessions

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    Jul 7, 2016, Jul 8, 2016...

    Various Locations

    The General Assembly created the Virginia World War I and World War II Commemoration Commission to plan, develop, and carry out programs and events to commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I and the 75th anniversary of World War II, a statewide commemoration that holds tremendous educational, economic, and tourism opportunities.

    Plan to attend an information session to share information with planning partners and learn more about how to be involved. Please RSVP to Cheryl Jackson, Executive Director, at (804) 786-3591, ext. 276 or cjackson@dls.virginia.gov

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    VTC Orientation

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    Sept. 14-15 or Dec. 7-8

    Hilton Richmond Downtown, Richmond, VA

    Join us for a one-and-a-half-day interactive session in Richmond where you will you learn about VTC’s marketing strategies and programs and how you can work with VTC. Orientation is a must for tourism marketers, DMOs, managers/owners of Virginia tourism properties and those who want to increase their visitation. 2016 Orientation Dates:  Sept. 14-15; or Dec. 7-8. Cost: $45.  More Information Read More

    Virginia Restaurant and Lodging Expo

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    October 25-26, 2016

    Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond, VA

    New to Virginia, the Virginia Restaurant & Lodging Expo is the only event in Virginia to bring together all sectors of the restaurant, foodservice, lodging and hospitality industries under one roof. The latest products, services, and technologies will be showcased for the industry, along with a comprehensive and leading-edge program of education that will provide restaurants and lodging establishments from Virginia with the best tools to grow and improve their business. Register using code VTAC16 for free registration at www.vrl-expo.com/registration, and for more information visit http://www.vrl-expo.com/welcome. Read More