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.

2019 marks the 400th anniversary of the first African landing in English North America

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Rockets to Race Cars: Two Family Fun Events Happen …

July 16, 2019

This Saturday will be filled with family fun events that you don’t want to miss! First up join the Hampton History Museum at Air Power Park from 10AM-2PM...

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Where to be this Jazz Festival Weekend!

June 27, 2019

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...

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Hampton One: Working, Building, and Racing on the …

June 13, 2019

“Hampton One: Working, Building, and Racing on the Water” opens at the Hampton History Museum on June 29, 2019. This artifact-rich exhibition explores Hampton’s integral ties to, and...

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Hampton Visitor Guide

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