June starts the Summer of LOVE in Virginia!
Virginia is for Lovers

Virginia is for Lovers is 50!


Virginia is for Lovers kicks off 50 Years of LOVE

Virginia is For Lovers® was created in 1969, 50 years ago, and has become one of the most beloved and well-known slogans in the world. While it has meant a lot of different things to a lot of different people, one thing hasn’t changed – the LOVE.

Cities and small towns all across the state have rallied to celebrate 50 Years of LOVE this summer and throughout the rest of the year. Visit Virginia.org/50YearsofLove to find 1969-themed events, deals and packages, special lovers lagers and blends, and so much more. Come see why Virginia is for Lovers!

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Chesapeake Jubilee

Chesapeake Jubilee!

Join us in May for the Chesapeake Jubilee, a family tradition featuring spectacular fireworks and great eats. Our affordable accommodations let you explore Coastal Virginia, including miles of waterways and miles of hiking trails, a family favorite.

Sponsored by Visit Chesapeake

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50 Years of Love events

Come celebrate 50 Years of LOVE at many special 1969-themed events and annual events with new LOVE murals and unique photo opportunities.

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Hotel Madison

50 Years of Love Deals and Promotions

You don’t want to miss more than 100 deals and special pricing at participating attractions, stores, and lodging celebrating 50 Years of LOVE.
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National D-Day Memorial in Bedford

The Final Salute

Commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day June 4-9 in Bedford. Events include an aerial tribute featuring WWII aircraft, concert, and parade.

Sponsored by The National D-Day Memorial

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Food and Drinks

50 Years of Love Food & Drinks

Many restaurants, wineries, breweries, and distilleries are offering specials including lovers lagers, lovers blends, and 1969-inspiried cocktails and menu items. You’ll also find deals on tastings and 50 Years of Love merchandise.
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Shenandoah Valley Music Festival

Shenandoah Valley Music Festival

We love to see families enjoy great music under the stars at SVMF! Discounts on children’s tickets and overnight stays.

Sponsored by Shenandoah Valley Music Festival

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More Reasons to LOVE Virginia

LOVEwork at Montfair Resort Farm

LOVEworks & Murals

50 Years of LOVE has inspired the creation of many more LOVEworks and murals across the state this year. More than 140 LOVEworks and counting!
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Paddling on the New River

Great Outdoors Month

Don’t forget June is Outdoors Month! It’s easy to get outside when the weather is nice – find a park, beach or outdoor adventure that suits your speed.
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50 years of love then and now

50 Years of LOVE – Then & Now

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50 Years of Love black t-shirt

50 Years of Love Store

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2019 Virginia Travel Guide

Order your 2019 Virginia Travel Guide

A vacation in Virginia is all about doing the things you love with those you love most – and discovering for yourself why Virginia is for Lovers. The 2019 Virginia Travel Guide is a great place to begin your discovery.

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