Media & News Releases

Explore York is York County’s official tourist promotion agency. For more information about our economic impact, our board of directors, or the history of our organization, please see our fact sheet.

There’s always a story to tell in York County, PA! Read recent news releases from Explore York and stay up-to-date on local happenings, special events, hospitality news, and new projects.

If you have any questions regarding a news release or would like to consult with us on a piece, please contact us:

Melissa Beaverson

Director of Destination Marketing

717-852-9675 ext. 109
mbeaverson@yorkpa.org
Current News Releases

York County Tourism Grant Program Accepting Applications

YORK, PA – Today Explore York announced the York County Tourism Grant Program is open and accepting round one applications for the 2023 program. Organizations may apply to receive funding to cover

York County Tourism Grant Committee Approves Funding for 17 Projects Totaling Over $650,000

YORK, PA – The York County Tourism Grant Committee approved $678,350 in total funding for 17 projects or events submitted mid-summer during the second round of the York County Tourism Grant Program.

Sport York Celebrates 50 Years of Title IX & Recognizes Local Women in Sports

YORK, PA – Sport York will host three keynote speakers, a panel discussion, and complimentary breakfast on Thursday, July 28, from 9 – 11 a.m. at Historic Ashland in Wrightsville, PA. This event will

More Than 10,000 Visitors Expected In York County For 48th Street Rod Nationals East

YORK, PA – More than $840 million worth of street rods, muscle cars, and specialty vehicles from across the East Coast and beyond will pack the grounds of the York Expo Center this June 3-5 for the

York County Tourism Grant Committee Approves Eight New Projects

YORK, PA – The York County Tourism Grant Committee has approved $640,500 in total funding for eight dynamic projects and events during the first round of 2022, continuing the trend of recovery the

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