Author:Erika Guess

Beneficial Breweries

Breweries in Coastal Virginia are working for social causes! Check out how these local breweries have made an impact in the community, and let us know if there’s a brewery we need to add to our list! Black is Beautiful This is a collaborative beer project spearheaded...




Customer Service is Key

Customer Service During COVID-19 CVBs and DMOs always remind us of the importance of customer service, because you’re an ambassador for your destination. As the Commonwealth of Virginia embarked on the first phase of reopening, it’s important to revisit your business’s customer service policies. Amid COVID-19,...










Colonial Williamsburg Governor's Palace

Support CoVa Museums & Nonprofits

Colonial Williamsburg The Museums and nonprofits in Hampton Roads are a big part of what makes this truly area special. Coastal Virginia has a fascinating history, showcased and brought to life through these cultural institutions and educational experiences throughout the region. With temporary closures throughout the...




Virginia is for Restaurant Lovers

Takeout options in Coastal Virginia March 30 to April 5 Like many of you, we want to help local restaurants who have been forced to close their doors. Many restaurants throughout Coastal Virginia are still open for to-go, delivery, and curbside pickup PLUS beer and wine sales!...







Tourism Marketing Trends from the VA-1 Summit

Unpacking The Top 10* Tourism Marketing Trends from the 2018 VA-1 Summit   The VA-1 Summit, hosted annually by the Virginia Tourism Corporation, is designed to help the commonwealth grow tourism. Vendors, destinations and marketers learn about trends in tourism and gain insightful knowledge from expert panelists...