In the Media


 The Shenandoah Valley Road Trip: 20 Must-Visit Places
Travel Through Life, December 2019


Harrisonburg unveils new city seal, department logos
WHSV TV-3, October 2019


Harrisonburg Again Celebrates Its International Communities
WMRA Public Radio, September 2019



Hundreds attend annual Pride Festival in Harrisonburg
WHSV TV-3, September 2019


Central Virginia Sees Increase in Tourism Revenue
NBC 29 News, September 2019


Tourism revenue tops $131M in Harrisonburg in 2018
Augusta Free Press, September 2019


Former Winchester Downtown Manager is new Harrisonburg tourism manager
The Winchester Star, August 2019

 Oasis Gallery unveils new LOVEworks mural in downtown Harrisonburg
WHSV TV-3, July 2019


Unchained in Harrisonburg
Recreation News, July 2019


City is no longer a sleepy college town
Virginia Business Magazine, June 2019


 Hundreds of cyclists ride through the valley for Bike Virginia Tour
WHSV TV-3, June 2019


The Forbes Center for the Performing Arts at James Madison University announces Masterpiece Season
WHSV TV-3, June 2019


21 Best Things to Do in Shenandoah Valley, VA
Sand and Snow…and Everywhere in Between, May 2019


  A Guide For Things to Do in Harrisonburg, Virginia
Wherever I May Roam Blog, May 2019


Refreshed effort aims to bring more tourists and dollars to the valley
WHSV TV-3, May 2019


 Historic graffiti art revealed in downtown Harrisonburg
 WHSV TV-3, May 2019


Hotel Madison celebrates ‘extreme success’ during first year of business
WHSV TV-3, May 2019


Big meetings in small cities
Virginia Business, April 2019


 All-local delivery service launches app in Harrisonburg
WHSV TV-3, April 2019


Dine Goals: 37 Must-Try Virginia Restaurants for 2019
Virginia Foodie, March 2019


Harrisonburg recognized as a “Tree City”
WHSV TV-3, March 2019



Shenandoah Valley named among top emerging industrial markets in 2019
The Winchester Star, March 2019


Harrisonburg celebrate 50 years of love
WHSV TV-3, March 2019


 Full Circle — Virginia Craftsmen Returns To Hardesty-Higgins
Daily News-Record, March 2019


Harrisonburg Tourism receives 10k grant from Virginia Tourism ’50 years of love program
Augusta Free Press, February 2019


Spirits Trail hopes to entice visitors with T-shirt promotion
The Winchester Star, January 2019


New Harrisonburg Visitor Center
The Breeze, January 2019


Why Harrisonburg is the PERFECT place for a weekend getaway
dc refined, January 2019


Visitor Center Opens At Valley Mall
Daily News-Record, January 2019


City launches new visitor center in Valley Mall
WHSV TV-3, January 2019



20 Small Towns Perfect for a Winter Getaway
 House Method, November 2018


 9 Breweries Brewing and Doing Good
Cool Material, October 2018


Trailside: Crossroads Town Harrisonburg, Va.
America’s Civil War Magazine



You will fall in love with Virginia’s Harrisonburg
Baltimore Post-Examine, September 2018


Favorite Things to Do in Harrisonburg Virginia and Rockingham County
Fun In Fairfax, September 2018

Harrisonburg and Rockingham see increase in tourism revenue
The Breeze, September 2018


Go or Stay It’s Fun Either Way (pg 6)
Evice Magazine, September 2018



Ride Centers: The Region’s Best Biking Meccas
Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine, September 2018



 Fall Foliage, Mountain Views and Farm Harvests: Epic Adventures ahead in the Shenandoah Valley
AAA World, September 2018


Hotel Madison Cooking
WTVR-CBS6, August 2018


Good food, wines, art, and even a ghost in the Shenandoah Valley
The Washington Times, August 2018


#EventsWorthy | Team Outings At the Oyster & Wine Festival
Mid-Atlantic Events Digital Magazine, August 2018


Harrisonburg International Festival to move downtown
WHSV TV-3, July 2018


Harrisonburg highlights conference spaces in new tourism video
WHSV TV-3, July 2018


Putting Jewelry Hubs Back to Work
The Epoch Times, June 2018


Tourism Spikes in Shenandoah Valley, Outpaces Rest of VA
NBC 29, May 2018



Wanted: Distinctive local experiences
Virginia Business, April 2018


Major New Hotel & Conference Center in Virginia Appoints Collins As Executive Chef

PRWeb News, April 2018


Crafted in the Valley
Coastal Virginia Magazine, April 2018




NOVA 104 Day Trips
Northern Virginia Magazine, April 2018




Virginia Kids Trail Gears up for Summer picking top 10 Family Attractions in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains
PRWeb, March 2018


A Beer Between Friends
Virginia Living Magazine, 2018




Shenandoah Valley area vineyards take awards in 2018 Governor’s cup, March 2018


Harrisonburg named most popular mid-size city to relocate, March 2018



Virginia Green Announces 2017 Green Travel Star & Green Travel Leader Award Winners!
Harrisonburg Farmers’ Market named a 2017 Virginia Green Travel Leader Award winner
Virginia Green Program, March 2018



Harrisonburg Restaurant Week kicks off for 2018
WHSV TV-3, March 2018



Harrisonburg Farmers’ Market named as VA Green Award winner
The Charlottesville Newsplex, February 2018



A Family Vacation at Massanutten Resort in the Shenandoah Valley
trekaroo, January 2018


Shenandoah Spirits Trail celebrates first anniversary
The Northern Virginia Daily, January 2018

The Great American Barbecue Bucket List – Virginia: South Fork BBQ
Food & Wine Magazine