Each spring visitors are welcomed to some of Virginia's most beautiful gardens, ... more
Its versatile 22,700 square feet of meeting and banquet space can handle busines... more
Grab your binoculars and make a plan to head out to the Great Dismal Swamp Birdi... more
More than 22 miles of fresh, salt and brackish waterways meander through the cit... more
Chesapeake is a foodie's paradise with an array of culinary options from local-o... more
Chesapeake, Virginia hosts sporting facilities including seven outdoor recreatio... more
Chesapeake is proud to be a participant in the Virginia Green Certification, a s... more
Since the arrival of colonial settlers in 1620, the history of Chesapeake has pl... more
We don't want to toot our own horn, but Chesapeake has a lot to brag about! Although surrounded by various well-known cities within the Coastal Virginia area, Chesapeake stands out in many unique areas.
Did you know?
Chesapeake is consistently ranked by the FBI as one of the five safest cities of its size in the country.
Coastal Virginia is ranked one of the top six regions in America for recreation.
Chesapeake is ranked as one of the six best places to live by MONEY Magazine (for cities with 100,000+ population in the East).
Chesapeake consists of more than 353 square miles of land area, which makes us the 11th largest city in the U.S.
Chesapeake contains more miles of deepwater canals than any other city in the country.
Chesapeake is a hotbed for professional athletes and notable people, including...