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Annual Meeting 2018: Bringing Local Flavor To The Markets Driving Tourism and Economic Impact

by Daniel Lopez, Communications Coordinator on October 18, 2018

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (October 17, 2018) – Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency for Bucks County, Pennsylvania held its Annual Meeting & Luncheon on Wednesday, October 17 at Parx East in Bensalem, PA. VBC shared newly developed content, including Ice Cream, Ale and Underground Railroad Trails, footage from an in-market event in New York City, the 2018 edition of the Well…

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Fall Campaign Hits New York, Northern New Jersey and Washington, D.C. Markets

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on September 26, 2018

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (September 26, 2018) – This fall, Visit Bucks County (VBC)’s brand advertising campaign is appearing on televisions and on the side of Uber and Lyft vehicles in New York City, billboards throughout Northern New Jersey and digitally targeting tourists seeking an autumn getaway to the countryside in NYC, Northern NJ and Washington, D.C. The 2018 fall creative campaign showcases…

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Visit Bucks County Hosts Pop-Up Ice Cream Truck Event in NYC to Welcome Fall

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on September 24, 2018

NEW YORK, N.Y. (September 20, 2018) – From foliage to festivals, why wouldn’t you want to escape the city for a weekend in the countryside? Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, hosted a pop-up ice cream truck event on Thursday, September 20 th in New York City to promote the Bucks County Ice Cream Trail and fall and holiday travel with…

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Visit Bucks County Connects Meeting Planners with Venues at 2018’s ‘Event Venue Show’

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on September 21, 2018

On Thursday, September 13 th , Visit Bucks County (VBC) hosted their annual ‘Event Venue Show,’ an exclusive meeting planner focused event at the Cock ‘n Bull Restaurant inside Peddler’s Village. A total of 35 venues and facilities exhibited 44 properties, showcasing Bucks County’s inviting spaces to approximately 100 meeting planners from around the region. Attendees enjoyed networking and learning…

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Visit Bucks County Surprises Washington, D.C. with Free ‘Ice Cream Trail’ Treats

by Alexa Johnson, Senior Marketing & Communications Manager on June 6, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 24, 2018) – “Hump Day” just got a little sweeter! Visit Bucks County, the official tourism promotion agency of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, surprised passersby in Washington, D.C. with 3,000 pieces of free ice cream on Wednesday, May 23 rd to promote the ‘Bucks County Ice Cream Trail’ and summer getaways to the area. A custom-wrapped ice cream truck bearing the Ice Cream Trail…

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Celebrating National Travel & Tourism Week 2018, Tourism Week Award and Spring Tourism Grant Winners

by Daniel Lopez, Communications Coordinator on May 8, 2018

Visit Bucks County Celebrates National Travel & Tourism Week, Recognizes Hospitality Staff and Distributes More than $200,000 to Local Non-profits (County Commissioner Robert G. Loughery speaks at VBC's National Travel & Tourism Week breakfast) BUCKS COUNTY, PA (May 8, 2018) – As part of Visit Bucks County (VBC’s) weeklong celebration of National Travel & Tourism Week, the tourism office hosted…

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Visit Bucks County Launches the First-Ever, Countywide ‘Restaurant Week’

by Daniel Lopez, Communications Coordinator on March 28, 2018

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (March 27, 2018) -- Bucks County's diverse dining districts have joined forces for the inaugural Bucks County Restaurant Week. From April 29 th to May 5 th , locals and visitors alike will have the opportunity to sample the finest cuisine from the County’s top eateries at discounted prices. With more than 60 restaurants, pubs and bistros spanning more than 20 different towns…

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What’s New in Bucks County, PA In 2018

by Daniel Lopez, Communications Coordinator on January 9, 2018

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (January 9, 2018) – Bucks County, Pennsylvania, the bucolic backyard of Philadelphia, is gearing up for an exciting new year. From monumental anniversaries to historic developments, a visit to Bucks County is a must in 2018! To help you plan your trip, we’ve rounded up a few of the most notable happenings. THINGS TO DO Parx Casino’s Xcite Center entertainment venue opens with…

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Visit Bucks County Grants $240,000 to 31 Bucks County Non-Profits

by Daniel Lopez, Communications Coordinator on December 20, 2017

BUCKS COUNTY, PA (December 20, 2017) – Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency of Bucks County is pleased to announce the Fall 2017 Tourism Grant program recipients. The Visit Bucks County Tourism Grant was instituted nine years ago to assist in the development and enhancement of not-for-profit tourism product in Bucks County. The VBC Tourism Grant is supported from a…

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Visit Bucks County Drives Millions of Visitors By Leaning on Locals To Tell Their Stories

by Daniel Lopez, Communications Coordinator on October 14, 2017

BUCK COUNTY, PA (October 13, 2017) – Visit Bucks County (VBC), the official tourism promotion agency for Bucks County, Pennsylvania held its Annual Meeting & Luncheon on Friday, October 13 at the Sheraton Bucks County Hotel in Langhorne, PA. A theme of the event was driving visitation through local influence as VBC shared its latest locally inspired digital video series, Well Seasoned food and…

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