Memorial Day Weekend 2019 – Port Operating Plan

May 13, 2019

Monday, May 27, 2019, is Memorial Day, a state and federal holiday.  As we approach the Memorial Day weekend, we want to honor the memories of our countrymen who made the ultimate sacrifice to ensure our freedom.  We also want to strike a balance between cargo accessibility and the hard work and long hours consistently invested by our partners and colleagues.

With these important considerations in mind, The Port of Virginia is pleased to announce the following operating schedule:

Friday, May 24

  • Standard operating hours all terminals** and administrative offices
    • ** – VIG’s inbound portal remains open until 1900 hours (May 24 only)
  • At 0900 hours, TRS reservations open for Tuesday, May 28

 Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26

  • All Port of Virginia truck gates CLOSED
  • Vessel and rail operations continue

Monday, May 27 – Memorial Day

  • All Port of Virginia truck gates CLOSED
  • Administrative offices, including the World Trade Center, CLOSED
  • Vessel and rail operations continue

 Tuesday, May 28

  • Standard operating hours all terminals** and administrative offices
    • ** – VIG’s inbound portal opens at 0300 hours (May 28 only)

To review individual terminal gate hours, cutoff times and TRS guidelines, please visit the Facilities page on our website.

If you have questions regarding our Memorial Day Weekend operating plan, please contact our Customer Service Team.