Traffic Predictions For Memorial Day Weekend Might Motivate You To Stay Home
Memorial Day Weekend is historically synonymous with traffic jams, and this year could be even worse. According to a report published by AAA, nearly 36 million Americans are planning to take a trip over the holiday. This is a 3.6% increase from last year, adding 1.5 million additional people into the mix.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
So if you plan on hitting the road this Memorial Day Weekend, be sure to drive safely and plan accordingly!
What are your thoughts on this prediction about Memorial Day traffic? Be sure to share with us in the comments below!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.