The Northern Virginia Linux Users Group (NoVaLUG) is an informal group of people with a common interest in Linux, Free and Open Source software, and open knowledge.


NoVaLUG holds monthly, in-person meetings. Information about meeting announcements, Metro rail access, driving, and parking information can be found here.

Past presentations from meetings can be found here.

Mailing List

In addition to the meetings, you can participate in NoVaLUG through our mailing list.

  • Subscribe here.
  • View the archives here.


We also have a Discord server:

Come hang out and chat with us!

Contact Us

If you would like contact NoVaLUG, please use this form.

General Announcements

General announcements will be sent to our mailing list and Mastodon (RSS) account. Our Mastodon feed is below.