Shenandoah Valley

Shenandoah Valley

Press Room

The online press room is designed for members of the print, broadcast, freelance, and electronic media. Need information or images for a story? You’re in the right place. We’re committed to providing quick and accurate information, additional resources, photography and video for editorial use. We help coordinate media visits, FAM tours, and interviews with destinations and attractions throughout the Valley.


Kathy Moore
Moore Public Relations
[email protected]


  • Provide background information
  • Access to sources and images
  • Assist editors and travel writers with developing story ideas
  • Coordinate FAM and press trips (Note: some restrictions apply.)
  • Itinerary development
  • Fact-checking

Press Releases

Celebrating The Power of Tourism in the Shenandoah Valley

May 10, 2018

SHENANDOAH VALLEY — National Travel and Tourism Week (#NTTW18) is an annual tradition for the U.S. travel community. It’s a time when travel and tourism professionals across the country unite to celebrate the value travel holds for our economy, businesses and personal wellness. As one of the oldest regional tourism promotional organizations of its kind in […]

Shenandoah National Park Hosts Wildflower Weekend

May 1, 2018

Native spring wildflowers will be the focus of Shenandoah National Park’s 32nd annual Wildflower Weekend, May 5-6, 2018. This time of year, as the days lengthen and the temperature begins to warm, look for purple and yellow violets flower (Viola spp.), and the large-flowered trillium (Trillium grandiflorum), pink lady’s slippers (Cypripedium acaule), and wild geraniums (Geranium […]

Happy Trails! Shenandoah National Park Announces Spring Openings

February 23, 2018

Get ready for a new season of fun at Shenandoah National Park! Facilities will begin opening in March and will continue to open throughout the spring. Harry F. Byrd Visitor Center, located at mile 51 Skyline Drive, will continue serving visitors on weekends (weather permitting) until March 23 when the visitor center will begin operating […]

Beautiful Shenandoah Valley Chosen As Location For “Farm to Fork Fondo”

February 20, 2018

The award-winning bicycle event series Farm to Fork Fondo will include a stop in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley in 2018. 500 cyclists from throughout the country are expected to attend Shenandoah Valley’s Farm to Fork Fondo on May 19-20, 2018 at Belle Grove Plantation in Middletown, VA. The annual event is organized by Wrenegade Sports of […]

Shenandoah National Park to Offer Free Admission on Four Days in 2018

January 2, 2018

The National Park Service invites the public to visit all national parks, including Shenandoah National Park, without paying any entrance fee on four days in 2018. The 2018 entrance fee-free days are: January 15: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day April 21: First Day of National Park Week September 22: National Public Lands Day November 11: […]