The National Thanksgiving Turkey — and its wingman — are again coming to Virginia Tech to live out their days in the folds of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Tater and Tot were the inaugural residents of Gobbler's Rest, and this year they are getting two new neighbors.

Here's what you need to know about Hokie Nation's newest members. Check back soon for updates about when they will be ready for visitors!

The Hokie Bird with the two pardoned turkeys

The modern turkey industry has roots at Virginia Tech so it's fitting the turkeys would retire here. We also know another turkey who likes it here.

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President Obama pardoning this year's turkey

President Barack Obama "pardoned" Tater and Tot — Gobbler's Rest's current residents — in 2016 as part of the annual White House ceremony.  

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A picture of the inside of Gobblers Rest where the pardoned turkeys will live

Visit the turkeys at Gobbler's Rest

Once on campus, Gobbler's Rest will be home for Tater and Tot's new friends. The facility is located inside the Livestock Judging Pavilion at 445 Plantation Road, Blacksburg, Virginia.

A visiting schedule is soon to be announced.