Newsroom

Welcome to the CRVA Newsroom. Find information, resources and the latest news on the organization and the tourism industry. 

The CRVA communications team handles media inquiries for Charlotte tourism, Visit Charlotte, the NASCAR Hall of Fame, the Charlotte Regional Film Commission, Bojangles' Coliseum, Ovens Auditorium and the Charlotte Convention Center. For media inquiries, please contact:

Laura Hill White
Director of Communications
501 South College Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
704-414-4183
laura.white@crva.com
 

Latest Press Releases

Statement Regarding 2017 NBA All-Star Game

7/22/16

Five Legends Unveiled as 2017 NASCAR Hall of Fame Class

5/25/16

NASCAR Hall of Fame Celebrates Race Week in Charlotte with Full-Throttle Fun for Fans

5/17/16

More than 8,000 Graduates Expected to Receive Diplomas at Charlotte's Historic Venues

5/12/16

16 Ways to Experience Charlotte Breweries in 2016

4/28/16

Insider's Guide to Charlotte's Craft Breweries

4/21/16

What's on Tap for Charlotte Craft Beer

4/13/16

Why Charlotte is the Next Big Beer City
4/7/16

Charlotte Celebrates NC Beer Month
4/5/16

Statement Regarding House Bill 2
3/28/16

NBA All-Star 2017 Logo Crowns Charlotte for City's Second NBA All-Star
2/14/16

Queen City Countdown to Super Bowl 50: Panther Pride, Citywide (Part 7 of 7)
2/5/16

Queen City Countdown to Super Bowl 50: Hometowns Vie for Dominance on & off the Field (Part 6 of 7)
2/4/16

Queen City Countdown to Super Bowl 50: How to Spot a Carolina Panthers Fan (Part 5 of 7)
2/3/16

Queen City Countdown to Super Bowl 50: Panther's Hometown is a King of Craft Beers (Part 4 of 7)
2/2/16

Queen City Countdown to Super Bowl 50: Cam Newton's Charlotte (Part 3 of 7)
2/1/16

Queen City Countdown to Super Bowl 50: Why Panthers Fans Plant Roots in Charlotte (Part 2 of 7)
1/29/16

Queen City Countdown to Super Bowl 50: Carolina Panthers Hoping for Another Charlotte First (Part 1 of 7)
1/28/16

Charlotte's Partners in Tourism Award Winners Announced
1/27/16

2016 NASCAR Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Honors Five of the Sport's Greatest
1/23/16

Checkers, CRVA to Host Free Public Skate at Bojangles' Coliseum
11/6/15

Checkers, CRVA Announce Food and Drink Options at Bojangles' Coliseum
10/12/15

Levine Center for the Arts is broadening Charlotte's access to cultural treasures
9/9/15

CIAA Tournament Economic Impact Rises; Charlotte Becomes New Headquarters
8/17/15

Visitor Spending Increases to $4.9 Billion in Mecklenburg County
8/12/15

Charlotte to Host NBA All-Star 2017
06/23/15

NASCAR Hall of Fame Launches Insider Look at the Cars of NASCAR's Stars
06/11/15

2016 NASCAR Hall of Fame Class Announced
05/20/15

National Tourism Week Spotlights Travel Industry's Economic Impact on Charlotte
05/06/15

In the News

The Charlotte Observer: 5 things the Panthers must accomplish to beat the Broncos in Super Bowl
1/26/16

The Charlotte Observer: Goodbye, Thunder Road. Hello, Charlotte Marathon
1/15/16

The Charlotte Observer: Rising Panthers continue to lift Charlotte tourism
1/9/16

The Charlotte Observer: Renovated Bojangles' Coliseum makes its debut in Charlotte
11/4/15

Goodwill Industries Success Story: NASCAR Hall of Fame Employee Jordon Worboys
09/15/15

The Charlotte Observer: Charlotte Douglas holds its spot as world's seventh-busiest airport
08/31/15

The Charlotte Observer: $16 million Bojangles’ Coliseum renovation reveals surprises
08/26/15

Charlotte Business Journal: Charlotte not kicking soccer habit anytime soon
07/25/15

Charlotte Business Journal: How tourism spurs economic development 
07/10/15

The Charlotte Observer: Bojangles’ Coliseum seats being sold as souvenirs 
07/10/15

Meeting Notices

CRVA Board of Directors Meetings - May 2016

CRVA Board of Directors Meetings - April 2016

CRVA Board of Directors Meetings - February 2016

CRVA Board of Directors Meetings - December 2015

CRVA Board of Directors Meetings - October 2015

CRVA Board of Directors Meetings - July 2015