2019 marked the 400th anniversary of events in Virginia that continue to impact America. These events have shaped the democratic process, our diversity, cultural traditions, and the entrepreneurial spirit of the United States.
The Economic Impact Report of the 2019 Commemoration, executed by Chmura Economics and Analytics, revealed that combined commemoration spending and visitor spending generated an estimated $197 million in total economic impact for the Commonwealth.
View the full report below to find out more.
Guests, staff, and volunteers gathered for a special commemorative photo during the 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution Giving Thanks Celebration that was held on December 4, 2019 at Jamestown Settlement.