Latest Convention and Visitors Bureau News Releases
Thursday, October 09, 2014 · 04:00 pm
Virginia Beach is ready to welcome fall with events celebrating the season. During October, we’ll host a restaurant week featuring fall flavors, two beer festivals, a fall fashion show and plenty of spooky Halloween fun. Here’s just a taste of what’s happening this month:
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 · 01:00 pm
(Virginia Beach, Va., Sept. 10, 2014) – Data released by the
United States Travel Association shows the City of Virginia Beach had its best
year for visitor spending on record in 2013. Spending reached a record high of
$1.3 billion, a 1.9 percent increase from a 2012 reco...
Tuesday, September 09, 2014 · 11:45 am
(Virginia Beach, Va., Sept. 9, 2014) A marketing campaign
created by the Virginia
Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) to jump-start the city’s
leisure business received a prestigious Destiny Award at the U.S. Travel
Association’s (USTA) annual national meeting i...
Tuesday, September 02, 2014 · 11:30 am
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (Sept. 2, 2014) – The ocean breezes have
cooled, but the fun hasn’t stopped! Virginia
Beach is squeezing the last drops from summer with a September lineup of
multicultural musical events, art shows, an air show and an entire month of
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 · 02:00 pm
(Virginia Beach, Va., August 27, 2014) – The Virginia Beach Convention
& Visitors Bureau (CVB), in partnership with the Virginia Tourism
Corporation (VTC) and the Virginia Hospitality & Travel Association, is
co-hosting a free regional tourism summit on Tuesday, S...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 · 02:20 pm
(Virginia Beach, Va., August 26, 2014) – The City of Virginia Beach was recently voted as the top destination in the nation for combining sports events and vacations by SportsEvents magazine. This is the second honor for the Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau (...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 · 10:40 am
Kelli Norman, director of tourism marketing and sales for the Virginia Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau, recently earned the prestigious Certified Destination Management Executive designation. This honor places Norman in a select group of 275 travel and tourism execu...
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 · 11:00 am
(Virginia Beach, Va., June 25, 2014) – Following its designation as one of this year’s top U.S. summer travel destinations, Virginia Beach has emerged on yet another significant list. Based on published-price advance hotel bookings in the United States and Canada, Priceline....
Monday, June 23, 2014 · 10:00 am
The Virginia Beach hotel industry reached record-breaking revenue for the first five months of 2014 (January to May), according to data released from Smith Travel Research (STR).
Year-to-date hotel sales through the end of May increased 9.3 percent, generating approximat...
Friday, June 06, 2014 · 10:40 am
(Virginia Beach, Va., June 6, 2014) – Virginia Beach made the Top 10 list of preferred summer destinations by two of the largest and most trusted online travel communities, Trip Advisor® and Priceline.com. Virginia Beach is one of the Top 10 destinations for domestic travele...