Because today is “Gun Owners Support Starbucks Day” in Northern Virginia.

According to CBS’ D.C. affiliate, the fact that Starbucks has stayed out of the gun control debate has scored the coffee chain points with gun owners. And today, gun rights advocates are proudly ordering sipping their coffees while celebrating their right to bear arms:

Of course, not everyone is so supportive of citizens supporting the Second Amendment:

Gun grabbers notwithstanding, event organizer Ed Levine hopes this will be the first of many annual Support Starbucks Days.

For more information, you can visit the event’s Facebook page.