Join us for the 2017 Scenic Awards!

Join us for the 2017 Scenic Awards!

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


The 2017 Scenic Awards will take place on September 15 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. Our 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: Virginia Capital Trail
  • Scenic Service: John D. Mitchell
  • Scenic Trees: Virginia Big Tree Program

Check out our event page here to purchase your tickets. Capacity is limited.

Deb Snelson with her photograph "Autumn on the Vine," our 2016 Best in Show Winner.