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List of local buses heading to Richmond on Monday for gun rights rally

Appeal filed against judge's ruling to uphold Northam's gun ban
Appeal filed against judge's ruling to uphold Northam's gun ban


RICHMOND, Va. – The Virginia Citizens Defense League will be holding a rally for gun rights on Monday, and dozens of buses from our region are heading to the capitol to participate.

Here’s a list of the towns and cities where you can catch the bus:

ROANOKE

  • Roanoke Park and Ride -- Route 1150 (Edgebrook Road), Route 1128 (Mountain Heights Drive)
    • Leaves Roanoke at 4:30 a.m., returns from Richmond at 2 p.m.
    • Click here to sign up for a seat
  • SafeSide Tactical bus
    • Leave SafeSide Tactical at 4:30 a.m.
    • $35 per person
    • Each person will get a free “Shall not be infringed” t-shirt and more than $150 in coupons from area retailers
    • Click here to buy a seat, click here to sponsor a seat

ROCKY MOUNT

  • Park and Ride, 295 Old Franklin Turnpike
    • Leaves at 4 a.m., returns from Richmond at 2 p.m.
    • Sign up here

CHRISTIANSBURG

  • New River Valley Fairgrounds and Christiansburg Park and Ride
    • Picks up at fairgrounds at 3:50, picks up at Park and Ride at 4:15 a.m.
    • Arrives in Richmond at 8 a.m., leaves Richmond at 2 p.m.
    • Cost is $40 per person
    • To reserve a seat, call Al Smith at 540-230-6221

DANVILLE-PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY

  • White Oak Worship Center in Blairs
    • Hosted by Pittsylvania County Republican Committee
    • Departs at 5 a.m., leaves Richmond at 2 p.m.
    • $35 per person
    • Sign up here

DRAPER

  • New River Sports, 3376 Kirby Road
    • Leaves at 3:30 a.m.
    • $50 per person
    • Contact nrsportsva@gmail.com or 540-980-1133 to reserve your spot

PATRICK COUNTY

  • Rotary Field in Stuart
    • Leaves at 3:30 a.m., returns around 9:30 p.m.
    • Tickets are $50 per person
    • Buy tickets here

BEDFORD

  • Tractor Supply
    • Leaves at 5 a.m.
    • Tickets are $35
    • You can buy tickets here

LYNCHBURG

  • Sam’s Club
    • Leaves at 5:30 a.m.
    • Tickets are $35
    • You can buy tickets here

APPOMATTOX

  • Farmers Bank
    • Leaves at 6 a.m.
    • Tickets are $35
    • You can buy tickets here

FARMVILLE

  • Walmart
    • Leaves at 6:30 a.m.
    • Tickets are $35
    • You can buy tickets here