Coronavirus Updates in the City of Hampton

The City of Hampton will close its facilities to the public beginning Monday, March 16 to help slow the spread of the coronavirus. The closure includes City Hall at 22 Lincoln St., the Ruppert Sargent Building at 1 Franklin St.,...

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HamptonRoads Convention Center Has Achieved GBAC STAR™ Facility Accreditation The Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton, Virginia has achieved the Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ accreditation, the gold standard for prepared facilities. Under the guidance of GBAC, a Division...

Top 5 Places to Go for Great Nightlife in Hampton, VA

Surrounded by Newport News, Portsmouth and Norfolk, Hampton, Virginia is a city that’s rich with history. The city is also home to miles of waterfront and beaches, making it the perfect place to visit for everyone. Whether you’re a Hampton...

Where to be this Jazz Festival Weekend!

THE WEEKEND HAS ARRIVED!   This Hampton Jazz festival weekend is full of fun festivities whether you are attending the Jazz festival or not.   Friday kicks off with the Inaugural 757 Extravaganza & Marketplace! Where music meets art, The...

TGIF Cruise on the Miss Hampton II

Miss Hampton II Harbor Cruises is proud to announce a new way to enjoy the Hampton Roads Harbor this summer. The popular tour boat will be hosting special evening party cruises on select Fridays through September. Start the weekend off...

Hampton Commission Issues National Quilting Challenge

The 2019 Commemorative Commission invites quilters across the nation to participate in the Hampton 2019 400 Year Legacy Quilt commemorating 400 years since the first African landing at Point Comfort, site of Fort Monroe in Hampton. Quilters should submit a...

Historic Hampton Carousel Opens for Season April 2

Historic Hampton Carousel Opens for Season April 2 Located in Carousel Park and operated by the Hampton History Museum, the former Buckroe Beach carousel, one of the City of Hampton’s most treasured historic assets, opens for the 2019 season on...