2017 Scenic Awards Gala Reception & Ceremony

September 15, 2017 @ 6:00PM — 9:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Join Scenic Virginia at the Virginia State Capitol for an evening in honor of scenic preservation across our Commonwealth.

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The Trustees of Scenic Virginia request the pleasure of your company at the 2017 Scenic Awards, honoring excellence in scenic preservation.

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Scenic Virginia's Annual Scenic Awards Gala Reception & Ceremony at the Virginia State Capitol in Richmond is the Commonwealth's premier event for recognizing excellence in the field of scenic conservation. This year we are excited to honor:

  • Scenic Heroes: The Honorable & Mrs. William J. Howell
  • Scenic Vistas & Lands Preservation: Land Trust of Virginia
  • Scenic Tourism: The Virginia Capital Trail
  • Scenic Service: John D. (Johnny) Mitchell
  • Scenic Trees: Virginia Big Tree Program

Friday, September 15, 2017

The Virginia State Capitol

6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Gala Reception at 6:00 p.m.
(Heavy hors d'oeuvres with Award-winning Virginia wine and beer)
Presentation of Scenic Awards at 7:00 p.m.
Reception continues at 7:45 p.m.

Business attire

Complimentary valet parking available at the main entrance of the Capitol (1000 Bank Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219)

Note: Capacity is limited