The Magic Behind the Menu: The Baker’s Wife Bistro + Bar

Hampton’s unique restaurants create a delicious culinary scene for all visitors and residents to enjoy. We’re taking you behind the scenes to learn more about the owners and chefs of our favorite places to dine. Come join the fun and...

Meet the Women Who are the Keepers of Hampton’s History

Women’s history month is a time for us to celebrate the achievements of women in Hampton and across the world. Hampton’s history has been formed by many women since its early years, and is now continuously shared through the keepers...

Hampton Restaurant Week 2021

Hampton Restaurant Week is here, with takeout special for the first time! From March 7 to March 21 you support local restaurants, savor local faire, and enjoy Hampton Restaurant Week wherever you go! Specials include Eat in or Take out:...

Learn About, Explore Hampton’s Historic Black Churches

Following the Civil War, many African Americans in Hampton received their education in concert with religious studies through the programs of the American Missionary Association, a philanthropic society dedicated to teaching people of color. But while the presence of the...

Virtually Tour Hampton’s Black Heritage Sites

We invite you to virtually visit Hampton, Virginia’s Black history and heritage sites! You can now virtually explore the Hampton University Museum, Historic Fort Monroe, and Hampton History Museum. Explore these locations wherever and whenever you want to learn more...

Experience the Hampton Black History Driving Tour

Celebrate Black history by taking a driving tour of Hampton Virginia’s rich African American heritage sites. The 400 Years Forward driving tour explores the largest stone fort in the U.S., one of the “Great Trees of the World” and a...

Plan Your Vacation to Hampton Today!

Are you daydreaming of warm summer days and soaking up the sun on the beach? Today is your day to dream and plan your spring and summer vacations! 57% of American workers say anticipating or planning a vacation makes them...

New Year, New Goals: Getting Fit in Hampton

After you have fueled your body with delicious and healthy meals, you can focus on your New Year’s resolution to be more active! Go for a walk, join a class, or sign up for a paddling tour with Shored Up...

How to Have a Happy and Healthy 2021 in Hampton

2021 is here! A new year brings new resolutions to eat healthier and be more active, and we are here to help. Having a healthy lifestyle helps to boost the immune system, and gives you more energy to explore the...