COVID-19 - Virginia's Blue Ridge Tourism Impact Survey

Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge is tracking the way local businesses and services are being impacted by COVID-19 to help show the need for support for our local industries. Please fill out this survey to let us know how your business has been impacted. Complete the Survey >


COVID-19 - Visit VBR Partner Resources

Virginia's Blue Ridge is home to many organizations that are dedicated to serving the local and regional business community on a regular basis, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.

Virginia's Blue Ridge Tourism Impact Survey - let us know how your business has been impacted >

To help you get an idea of the funding and financial support that may be available to you, please consider the following business resources below. Keep in mind that many of these entities may be experiencing a high volume of inquiries at this time:

Regional Resources

Local Governments - Business Information & Updates

Local Chambers of Commerce

State Resources

National & Related Resources

Visit VBR Updates & Information

Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge is committed to supporting our local hospitality industry, which is a vital part of the region's economy and generates thousands of jobs. As the Coronavirus affects travel and business decisions, the team at Visit Virginia's Blue Ridge will continue to coordinate with our partners to assess how business is changing and how we can work to develop resources that help minimize the impact on our economy. If you have updates that you can provide to us regarding your business, please reach out to the following staff contacts:

Partner Updates
Catherine Fox -
Rachel Nunley -

Event Updates
Holly Marden -

Hotel Updates
Ray Ezelle -

Visit VBR has also developed a page with information, ideas, and resources about how locals and future visitors can support our local businesses during this difficult time.