Fifty Plus Magazine
8010 Ridge Road, Suite F, Henrico, VA 23229
Sales: 804-673-3886, 804-673-9542
Begun in 1997, Fifty Plus is dedicated to providing readers with accurate information, professional guidance and useful resources. Our magazine aims to reflect and enhance fifty-plus lifestyles and to encourage reader dialogue and input.
Fifty Plus is a free magazine published 12 times a year. It is distributed to over 400 locations throughout the Central Virginia area including Central Virginia, Richmond, Charlottesville and Fredericksburg at Ukrop’s, CVS and McDonald’s, as well as many libraries, museums, malls and more.
Please call (804) 673-5203 if you would like to become a distribution point for our popular magazine!
Letters to the Editor
Fifty Plus welcomes comment on any of its articles and feedback about the publication and website in general. Please include your full name and address. Comments selected for publication may be edited for clarity and brevity. Email or mail to the address above.
To submit an event for the calendar email firstname.lastname@example.org or send to the street address above.
Items must include a contact phone number and must be received by the 5th of the month prior to the event. Calendar items received after this date will be entered on the online calendar as time permits.
Fifty Plus considers article queries and submissions from Central Virginian writers. Publication is not guaranteed. Reply to non-simultaneous submissions will be made within three weeks. Queries must be accompanied by three to five clips. Resumes are welcome but not required.
Articles run 400 to 2200 words, with payment appropriate to length. Writers new to the magazine are more likely to be accepted at the shorter end of the range.
Submissions of personal essays should be 400 to 900 words and can be researched opinions or humorous or reflective thoughts on any aspect of life over 50. Mail or email to the addresses above.
Fifty Plus Staff
Mark E. Fetter, Publisher
Ryan T. Hooley, Art Director
Tharon Giddens, Editor