About Hampton

A city with an old soul and a youthful enthusiasm. A Coastal Virginia vacation destination with fascinating sites to see and interesting things to do. A convention city with flexible facilities and a confident, can-do attitude. Situated in the middle of the Hampton Roads region and the heart of the Mid-Atlantic, Hampton welcomes vacationer and meeting attendees alike with charming hospitality, multifaceted attractions and activities and an atmosphere of discovery.

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Fun-filled Arts & Entertainment Series Coming …

June 27, 2022

Get ready to spark your creative and artistic juices with ‘A Splash of the Arts!’ Hampton City Schools is offering a free arts and entertainment series through Arts...

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Jazz Legacy Foundation ‘Decade of Excellence Par …

June 9, 2022

Collage of jazz and R&B artists.

The Jazz Legacy Foundation will be kicking off its 10-year anniversary with a series of star-studded festivities this month. The ‘Decade of Excellence Part I’ Weekend Gala will...

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Experience Juneteenth, Day of Remembrance events i …

June 7, 2022

Men and women dressed in white and African attire drumming.

Join residents and visitors alike as they create traditions around freedom, family and fellowship. Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, will be commemorated throughout Hampton this month with...

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A guide to African American heritage sites in Hampton.

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