Category: Destinations

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Rocking Out(side Lands)

Posted by Sean H. on 08.18.14

This past weekend we joined Humphry Slocombe and 200,000 of our closest friends to rock out at Outside Lands in San Francisco –- one of the premier music festivals in the U.S. This year’s talent included Kanye West, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, The Killers, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Arctic Monkeys, Tiësto, Duck Sauce, Haim,...

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Non-Stop Pride

Posted by Sean H. on 06.30.14

The culmination of U.S. Pride season arrived last weekend with many of the country’s largest Pride celebrations taking place in cities like New York, Seattle and our hometown, San Francisco. For the seventh consecutive year, we partnered with the nation’s largest LGBT event as the “Official Domestic Airline of San Francisco Pride.” Joining the more than 200...

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Get Your Pride On

Posted by Sean H. on 06.10.14

With Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month (LGBT Pride Month) here, it’s time to get your pride on and celebrate with festivities around the nation. To help plan your fun, we have the official Virgin America 2014 Pride calendar below (and don’t forget to book your seat here): June June 6-15 Boston Pride June 14-15 Portland...

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We’re Feeling the Love

Posted by Sean H. on 05.12.14

A big, Texas-sized thank you to the more than 27,000 people who #LoveToFlyVirgin and signed our petition at www.freelovefield.com When we launched sales on new flights from Dallas Love Field to San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington DC and New York, we pledged $20 per booking from that day to KIPP Dallas Fort-Worth College Prep Public Schools....

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Free Love Field: Make it a ‘Fare’ Fight

Posted by Sean H. on 05.04.14

Last week, Virgin America made quite a splash in Dallas when we announced we’d been selected by the Department of Justice as the recipient of two Love Field (DAL) gates – to ensure there is a bit of free market competition in the Big D. All good, right? Not so fast: Although one airline currently controls 90%...

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CHEAT SHEET | DALLAS

Posted by Madhu U. on 02.07.14

It’s time for our next installment of CHEAT SHEETS. We’ve teamed up with Chefs Feed, the Webby Award-winning food guide powered by chef recommendations, to provide you with a regular blog series of menu recommendations for what to eat and drink while you’re visiting a few of our favorite cities. Be sure to download the...

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Congratulations, Virgin Australia!

Posted by Madhu U. on 01.31.14

Our sister-branded airline Virgin Australia this week celebrated a very significant milestone, marking its tenth anniversary of international flying. From that first flight between Christchurch, New Zealand and Brisbane, Australia, Virgin Australia has grown to serve 16 international destinations. Virgin Australia launched in 2000 as Virgin Blue, operating two aircraft on a single route between...

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Enter To Win A Palm Springs Getaway

Posted by Virgin America on 12.17.13

Photo credit: Curtis Gregory Perry Palm Springs is famous for its modernist flair.  In February, the city celebrates its rich architectural heritage with Modernism Week, Feb. 13-23, 2014.  To commemorate this annual “celebration of mid-century design,”  we’re giving away prizes between now and Friday, including sending one lucky winner on an unforgettable trip to to...

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