Pennsylvania Press Releases

Thank you for your interest in news from visitPA! Below you will find any recent press releases from the Pennsylvania Tourism Office.
E.g., 2015-04-01
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Published: March 20, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 20, 2015 Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Tourism Office today kicked off travel season with the release of the 2015 Vacation Guide, which highlights the commonwealth’s unique travel destinations and experiences as well as must-see attractions and events. “Travelers...
Published: February 11, 2015
News for Immediate Release  Feb. 11, 2015 Harrisburg – Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the Heritage Rail Trail in York County is the 2015 Trail of the Year in Pennsylvania. “I’m excited that a trail in York County has received this special designation,” Governor Tom Wolf said. “It...
Published: February 02, 2015
Punxsutawney – Pennsylvania’s world-famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, predicted six more weeks of winter after seeing his shadow this morning in the Pennsylvania Wilds. Thousands of fans watched as Phil made his highly anticipated weather prognostication, commemorating 129 years of Pennsylvania...
Published: January 29, 2015
Video Feed Advisory – For Planning Purposes Only The Pennsylvania Satellite News Service will provide a digital satellite video feed between 5:45 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. (Eastern), Monday, Feb. 2, of the annual Groundhog Day celebration from Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, Pa. For additional details...
Published: January 05, 2015
Dec. 29, 2014 Harrisburg – Outdoor recreation areas across Pennsylvania will be hosting special events and activities Jan. 10 as part of Get Outdoors PA’s celebration of Winter Trails Day, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Ellen Ferretti said today. “Winter is no time to...
Published: November 24, 2014
Nov. 24, 2014 HARRISBURG, Pa. (Nov. 24) — The holiday shopping season is quickly approaching. That means it’s time for anglers to get a jump on the 2015 fishing season and “Catch the Value” by taking advantage of historic price reductions on the cost of a fishing license. Beginning on Cyber Monday...
Published: May 28, 2014
News for Immediate Release May 28, 2014 Harrisburg – The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources will hold an open house meeting for stakeholders and interested members of the public on June 18 to help plan the interpretive exhibits that will be included in a new park office/visitor...
Published: May 22, 2014
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Published: May 07, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 30, 2014 (Camp Hill, PA)—The Pennsylvania Parks and Forests Foundation (PPFF) today invited Pennsylvanians to join its sixth annual Great Pennsylvania Outdoor Challenge (GPOC). The GPOC encourages participants to seek adventure, achieve better fitness, try healthier...
Published: April 10, 2014
More Than 100 Fairs Combine Farms, Food and Fun News for Immediate Release April 9, 2014 Harrisburg – The 2014 Pennsylvania Fair Guide, featuring numerous family friendly travel destinations across the commonwealth, is now available in print and online. “Pennsylvania fairs offer top-notch...