Welcome travel writers and reporters

Come discover your next story in Prince William & Manassas, VA! Home to two major Civil War battles, national and state parks, picturesque historic towns, and numerous other attractions, Prince William & Manassas is filled with stories waiting to be told. Our media team can suggest story ideas, obtain passes to attractions, help plan your trip and create a customized itinerary based on your interest and media outlet. If you are traveling from out of town, we can also help arrange overnight accommodation

Story Ideas

Delve into one of the numerous stories just waiting to be told. With charming historic towns, national parks and a wealth of Civil War history, we have unique ideas for every travel writer no matter the outlet or audience

 

Events Calendar

From parades and live concerts to living history, festivals, craft fairs and haunted hikes, there is something new to experience year-round in Prince William & Manassas.

 

Request Images

Looking for the perfect image to compliment your story? We have hundreds of photos that highlight our historical sites, attractions, events and stunning landscape that spans from the Bull Run Mountains to the Potomac and Occoquan rivers.

Press Releases

  1. Wednesday, February 7, 2018

    Prince William County Welcomes New Sports Recreation Destination for the Mid-Atlantic Region

    United States Tennis Association Mid-Atlantic to Build State-of-the-Art Tennis Facility in Innovation Park

    Read Press Release »
  2. Tuesday, January 23, 2018

    Prince William County Office of Tourism Receives $10,000 Grant from Virginia Tourism Corporation “Crush Friday” Program

    Prince William, Virginia (January 23, 2018) -- Today, the Prince William County Office of Tourism announced that it has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC) “Crush Friday Program” grant fund. “Crush Friday” is part of VTC’s ongoing efforts to support U.S. Travel’s “Project: Time Off” initiative, encouraging citizens to utilize unused vacation days.

  3. Wednesday, January 17, 2018

    February 2018 Events in Prince William County Region

    There are so many reasons for visitors to enjoy Prince William County this Winter. February is the month of Love and National African American History Month and there are a variety of events you can find throughout the region to celebrate! Events include concerts, festivals and family friendly events for the community.

  4. Thursday, December 21, 2017

    January 2018 Events in Prince William County Region

    There are so many reasons for visitors to enjoy Prince William County this New Year. Events include concerts, festivals and family friendly events for the community

See All Releases »

Upcoming Events

  1. The Underground Railroad Network to Freedom

    February 23 @ 10:00 AM

    The Leesylvania property is associated with the flight of two runaway slaves as well as a slave who escaped in 1848. A band of escaped slaves also informed Union soldiers of Confederate activity at the property's Freestone Point in September 1861. Learn about aspects of the park's rich and diverse history as we celebrate Black History Month. Displays will illustrate our inclusion into the National Park Services Network to Freedom program. For more information please call 703-583-6904. Visitor Center is open Friday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

    Attachments

  2. The Underground Railroad Network to Freedom

    February 23 @ 10:00 AM

    The Leesylvania property is associated with the flight of two runaway slaves as well as a slave who escaped in 1848. A band of escaped slaves also informed Union soldiers of Confederate activity at the property's Freestone Point in September 1861. Learn about aspects of the park's rich and diverse history as we celebrate Black History Month. Displays will illustrate our inclusion into the National Park Services Network to Freedom program. For more information please call 703-583-6904.

    Attachments

  3. Irene V Hylton Planetarium 2018 Show Schedule

    February 23 @ 05:30 PM

    Hylton High School

    Feb 23 5:30 pm Laser Vinyl: Classic Rock Experience: Reminisce, tap your feet and enjoy a truly fantastic audio-visual event that will rock your body, mind and soul! Feb 23 7:00 pm Stars: Every star has a story. Some are as old as time, faint and almost forgotten. Others burn bright and end their lives in powerful explosions. Journey to the furthest reaches of our galaxy and experience both the awesome beauty and destructive power of STARS. This dramatic program features the voice talent of Mark Hamill. Feb 23 8:30 pm Laser Led Zeppelin: Relive the magical sounds of Led Zeppelin while enjoying a visual treat of custom laser imagery.

    Attachments



  4. Mafia Murders (Mystery Dinner Theater)

    February 23 @ 07:00 PM

    Its the time of Prohibition. The local mob boss has invited you to a meal of mystery and intrigue during this wild and romantic time in our history. However, someone on the guest list has come with another purpose: murder. Come in costume as your favorite mobster or moll, or even a swanky singer or dancer. Remember that no one is safe from murder...but everyone will have a chance at solving it. Cash bar opens at 6:30. Dinner and show starts at 7. Tickets at their website.

    Attachments

See More Events »

PR Contacts

  1. Nicole Warner

    Prefer E-Mail Media Requests

    571-359-2804

Complete Site Directory