Governor Northam Announced Phase Two Guidelines Beginning Tomorrow

Safer at Home: Phase Two – Guidelines for all Business Sectors
Physical Distancing Best Practices – Click here

Guidelines for Social Gatherings
Restaurant and Beverage Services
Farmers Markets
Brick and Mortar Retail
Fitness and Exercise Facilities
Swimming Pools
Recreational Sports
Personal Care and Personal Grooming Services
Campgrounds and Overnight Summer Camps
Entertainment and Public Amusement
Religious Services
Additional Mandatory Requirements: Outdoor Performing Arts, Outdoor Concert Venues, And Outdoor Movie Theaters, Drive-In Entertainment, Outdoor Professional Sports, Museums, Botanical Gardens, Aquariums, Zoos and Public and Private Social Clubs, Walking or Motorized Group Tours.

REMINDER - It is extremely important to share your operational UPDATES with Visit Virginia’s Blue Ridge.  Refer to this website for the latest information. Email updates directly to

Additional Resources -
Mask Friendly Posters – Click here
Research – Update on American Travel in the Period of Coronavirus Key Findings to Know —Week of June 1st by Destination Analysts – Click here

Note – Plans are underway to re-open the Virginia’s Blue Ridge Visitor Center seven days a week starting on Friday, June 12 from 9:00am – 3:00pm.  Located at 101 Shenandoah Avenue, NE Roanoke VA 24016. 
New safety measures will be put in place.

Coming Soon!
Visit Virginia’s Blue Ridge Stay Safe Pledge – A Shared Responsibility!

Catherine Fox
Vice President of Public Affairs & Destination Development
(540) 342-6025, ext. 114