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Va2A NEWS will be with you in Richmond!
VCDL will be holding the most important Lobby Day Rally that we have ever had on Monday January 20th, 2020!
If you care about your gun rights in the slightest then it is vital that you show up at this rally!
Watch VA-ALERT or the Rally Facebook page for more details
UPDATED INFORMATION FROM VCDL ON TRANSPORTATION:
Frequently asked questions?
1. VCDL BUS CHARTERS TO LOBBY DAY
VCDL is chartering buses to Lobby Day on January 20. All seats are $35. All depart Richmond at 2 PM. Sign up through Eventbrite; all signups go live on Thursday morning at 6AM.
A donation of $35/person will *just* cover costs for the nine buses. If you want to donate more, please do. If you want to buy seats for others, please do. If you prefer to make a donation via PayPal (see vcdl.org/donate/pp) you may do so, but you will still need your Eventbrite ticket.
To donate a seat for another rider, use this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/donate-a-seat-on-a-bus-for-lobby-day-jan-20-2020-tickets-85874911171
If you want to pay by check, mail it to VCDL Treasurer, 19390 Beaver Dam Rd, Beaverdam, VA 23015-1350 - but you'll still need your Eventbrite ticket.
Direct questions, if any, to YnVzIHwgdmNkbCAhIG9yZw==
Buses will run from
- Roanoke - Roanoke Park and Ride -- Route 1150 (Edgebrook Road) & Route 1128 (Mountain Heights Drive)
Departs 4:30 AM Leaves Richmond at 2 PM
- Shenandoah Valley with pickups in New Market, Woodstock, and Harrisonburg
Departs Woodstock WalMart Supercenter 461 W. Reservoir Rd at 3:30 AM
Departs New Market Library 57 E Lee Hwy (subject to change if we find a better spot) at 4:00 AM
Departs Harrisonburg WalMart 171 Burgess Rd at 4:30 AM
Leaves Richmond at 2 PM
- Fairfax (2 buses)
- From Fairfax County Government Center Park & Ride
12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax
Departs 5:30 AM Leaves Richmond at 2 PM
Leaves Route 17 Commuter Lot
Departs 6:30 AM Leaves Richmond at 2 PM
- Virginia Beach (2 buses)
Leaves Indian River Road Park & Ride 977 Reon Dr, Virginia Beach
Departs 5 AM Leaves Richmond at 2 PM
Leaves from WalMart 7530 Tidewater Drive
Departs 5:15 AM Leaves Richmond at 2 PM
- From Hampton Coliseum, 1000 Coliseum Drive
Departs 5:30 AM Leaves Richmond at 2 PM
2. OTHER BUSES WE KNOW OF
CULPEPER/WARRENTON: Hosted by Rivenoak Armoury LLC. Details at https://www.facebook.com/events/444206749612034/
MANASSAS: Fairfax County Rod and Gun Club is planning two buses from Manassas. Details as we learn them.
SHENANDOAH COUNTY: Shenandoah County GOP has two buses coming. They leave from Woodstock at 6:30 AM and will not arrive in time for an 0800 start. See their event here They plan to be in Richmond by 0900 and their people will be meeting with Delegate Todd Gilbert. POC is Dianne Wyss, email aW5mbyB8IHNoZW5jb2dvcCAhIG9yZw==
SOUTHAMPTON: There will be a bus from Southampton. Details as we know them.
STAUNTON: The plan is to leave Staunton (location TBD) at 6:00 a.m., and be back home about 5:00 p.m.
Cost will be $25/seat, and payment to me will be due by January, 10. Anyone wishing to be on board, can contact me at bWlrZSAhIHBpcGVyIHwgdmNkbCAhIG9yZw==
for more information. Please put LOBBY DAY BUS in the subject line. Depending on the response I get, it may take me a couple days to get back to everyone, so be patient.
SW VIRGINIA: Stephanie Miller Moir has charted four buses from Bedford - Tractor Supply 5:00 am; Lynchburg - Sam's Club 5:30 am; Appomattox - Farmers Bank 6:00 am; Farmville - Walmart 6:30. Sign up for that bus at https://tinyurl.com/s8nc2b2
. Fare is $35 plus an online booking fee per seat.
WEYERS CAVE - We've heard of a potential bus from Weyers Cave; we'll update as we know more.
In addition to buses, VCDL has set up a car pool / shared ride site. Note: you have to establish a free account with GroupCarPool.com in order to add a car pool or sign up for one.
Speakers (more announcements forthcoming)
Dick Heller from the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case of DC v. Heller
Cam Edwards of Bearing Arms and host of the Cam & Co Youtube channel
Jeff Katz, talkshow host on Richmond's powerhouse radio station WRVA
Senator Amanda Chase