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Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) is dedicated to providing you with the information and assistance you need – when you need them.

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In search of a compelling story angle? Checking facts on deadline? Need videos/stills immediately? We can help! Whether you tap into the resources of our online media room – or reach out to us by phone or email, we’re standing by ready to assist with leads, suggested itineraries and the latest news on what’s new in Annapolis and Anne Arundel County.

Our goal is to help you pitch stellar stories and deliver impressive products on time and within budget. Let us be your right hand, your go-to resource for all things Annapolis and Anne Arundel County.

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Inaugural Annapolis Arts Week Showcases Depth and Breadth of Annapolis’ Arts Scene

May 4th, 2017|0 Comments

ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND – Annapolis’ arts scene will be front and center during Annapolis Arts Week, June 3-11. Kicking off with the June 2-3 Annapolis Irish Festival and culminating with the newly revamped Arts and Wine [...]

New Light House Bistro Changes Lives One Meal at a Time

March 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND – Individuals who want to help end homelessness can do so by enjoying a great meal at the new Light House Bistro that opened at 202 West Street in Annapolis’s Arts and Entertainment [...]

Annapolis & Anne Arundel County — A Foodie Paradise

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: SUSAN SEIFRIED, SSEIFRIED@VISITANNAPOLIS.ORG, OR 410-280-0445, EXT. 303 DATE: FEBRUARY 3, 2017 Annapolis & Anne Arundel County – a Foodie Paradise  ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND—While January 31st was National PlanforVacation Day, chances are not everyone [...]

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Request Media Hosting

Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) offers a Travel Media Hosting Program for qualified travel media journalists who are developing feature stories and/or editorial coverage of the destination. The hosting program is available to staff travel writers and editors, freelance travel journalists on assignment and representatives of travel-related television, radio and online programs.

Depending on the nature of the assignment, VAAAC may assist with accommodations, suggested itineraries, passes to attractions and more. Arrangements are provided at the discretion of VAAAC member/partner businesses and are subject to the availability and interest of participating businesses and organizations. In instances where blackout periods are in effect, press rates may be necessary, especially for accommodations.

Please allow six to eight weeks advance notice when requesting media hosting and itinerary assistance.

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If you have a specific request, please click the Contact Us form and provide us the information needed so we may better assist you with your editorial and image needs. If you need immediate assistance, please email Vice President, Public Relations & Communications, Susan Seifried or call her at 410-280-0445 ext. 303.

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