Visit Loudoun Issues Two RFPs, Seek To Support Local Songwriters and Music Artists

Visit Loudoun, an organization solely dedicated to maximizing brand awareness and driving visitor demand for Loudoun County, has issued two Requests For Proposals from reputable third-party organizations to assist in developing and establishing a Signature Songwriting Event and Local Music Artist Database.

Signature Songwriting Event:  Visit Loudoun is seeking proposals from qualified festival/event planners with expertise in creating multi-day events focused on songwriters. The event will create a unique sense of place; build on the characteristics of Loudoun County (DC’s Wine Country); incorporate live performances in multiple venues; and be inclusive of regional and national acts along with local Loudoun area musicians of various genres. The event will increase awareness of Loudoun as a music destination, drive overnight stays and generate economic impact for the community. The full RFP can be found here.

Local Music Artist Database: Visit Loudoun is seeking proposals from qualified web development firms to create a searchable database and on online booking engine which will allow Loudoun area musicians to create and upload their profile to be searched for by Loudoun tourism & hospitality businesses and vice versa, resulting in bookings. The full RFP can be found here.

The submission deadline for each RFP is April 28, 2023 at 5:00pm ET. All questions regarding this RFP may be addressed to Beth Erickson at 703-771-4964 or Erickson@VisitLoudoun.org.