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Mississippi River Press Trip Inquiry

Thank you for your interest in Mississippi River County! We’re a collection of states that border America’s most famous river. We are excited you are interested in sharing the stories from the heart of the country—the places, people and attractions you’ll find here, whether they’re on the banks of the Mississippi River or hundreds of miles away.

To best assist you, please complete the following form and provide us with:

  • Two recent samples of work and/or a letter from your editor if you’re on assignment
  • An updated media kit (if applicable)

We would appreciate article samples to be shared via DropBox. Please allow three to five (3-5) business days for a Mississippi River Country media relations representative to follow up with you regarding your visit.

Please note that media assistance must be requested at least four to six (4-6) weeks in advance of your trip and is subject to assignment, focus and availability.

Name
Address
How do you prefer to communicate?

Travel dates

We will do our best to accommodate your request however, we have the right to determine a reasonable amount of nights for a media request, based on stated story focus and length.
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Media outlet information

Outlet type(s)
Medium type(s)

Content Plan

Assigning Editor Name
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Max. file size: 20 MB.
Will you include coverage of host partners?
I grant permission for the story to be used for Mississippi River Country social media purposes post-trip
Will you include the Mississippi River Country website?

Tell us more about you

Special Food Requirements/Allergies
Health Concerns
For press from non-English speaking countries, what is your level of English?

Request for Assistance

Mississippi River Country will review assistance based on the following:
Type of Assistance
List all video or photography equipment that will accompany you or your team, if applicable* (cameras and type, lighting, sound, etc.)
Assistance Type
Are you looking to interview anyone?
for example – Iconic America, Food & Agriculture, Outdoors & Recreation, etc.
List all video or photography equipment that will accompany you or your team, if applicable* (cameras and type, lighting, sound, etc.)