The first full week of May is recognized annually as National Travel & Touri... more
Its versatile 22,700 square feet of meeting and banquet space can handle busines... 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
With so much to find here, you may just lose yourself...
One thing you'll never do in Chesapeake is run out of things to do. Here, you'll find all the attractions, events and excitement of a larger city, nestled in the middle of the dynamic Coastal Virginia region. In addition to the many shopping, sightseeing and cultural possibilities, you'll find Chesapeake is the perfect base camp for all sorts of outdoor adventuring, including bird watching, golf, fishing, biking, hiking, kayaking and more! Check out the attractions just beyond Chesapeake, in nearby Portsmouth, Norfolk and Williamsburg, Virginia.
Take it all in: outdoor recreation galore, easy access to the Atlantic Ocean, a vibrant musical and cultural scene, historic sites ripe for exploring, shopping ranging from fine to funky, and picturesque strolls in a green and beautifully preserved environment. Oddly enough, with so much to find here, you may just lose yourself. If you haven't planned your lodging yet, please check out our Chesapeake hotels, where we offer something for everyone.
A distinctive selection of fine gifts, tableware, entertaining needs, and decorative accessories. Wedding registry available.
Specializing in one of a kind vintage, repurposed, handcrafted, and antique items.
Experience...Explore...Enjoy... Adventure Kayak Tours is your destination for guided kayak tours and custom rentals in Coastal Virginia. Experience personalized trips with modern equipment and individualized attention. Each trip is customized to meet...more
Since 1986, the American Rover's red "tan bark" sails have been one of the signature sights of the Hampton Roads area. Cruises depart from Waterside in the heart of Downtown Norfolk, Virginia.April through October she sails the smooth waters of the E...more
Whether it's a birthday party, a company outing or just a spontaneous desire to go have some fun, Americans have a favorite destination - AMF Bowling Centers. AMF is where America goes bowling.
AMF Western Branch Lanes offers traditional bowling on 40 lanes in a recently renovated center that has plenty of concourse seating and a large lounge area where you can relax and watch your favorite sports and entertainment programs on three flat-sc...more
Ballahack Airsoft Field is the largest, most active field on the East Coast. At past events, we've handled over 500 players on a single day, providing them with intense, fast paced action that leaves players pumped, satisfied, and happy. With miles o...more
Tidewater's newest golf course is also the most unique and challenging course layout in the area. A links-style treasure of 18 emerald fairways. Each hole offers a unique examination of one's golf game round after round. The course is comprised of ro...more
Battlefield Historic Park serves as a tribute to the history of the Battle of Great Bridge. The Park is home to an Interpretive Historic Pathway, an Outdoor Auditorium, a Recreation of the Causeway from 1775, a Family Picnic Area, and a monument to t...more
Berthed at Nauticus, the Battleship Wisconsin is one of the largest and last battleships ever built by the U.S. Navy. Explore its deck through a self-guided tour or, with an additional charge, our guided Topside Tour that will take you back in time t...more
Footpath through natural area with elevated scenic overlook of Southern Branch of Elizabeth River. Amenities include a 2-mile circular running trail with parking available across the street at the Chesapeake Civic Center.
We are an on-the-farm bakery providing homemade goodies fresh out of the oven that simply can not be found elsewhere. Also offering made on-site ice cream and a variety of produce and fresh-cut flowers grown right on the farm.
First microbrewery in Chesapeake, VA. Founded by local craft beer enthusiasts.
At BrickHeadZ, we offer an environment for builders of all ages and Abilities to use LEGO® bricks for their creative imaginations with Open Build, Birthday Parties, STEM based programs, Home School Classes, Camps, Workshops, STEM Field Trips, and...more
Inspired by the great links style courses of the British Isles, "The Isles Golf Links" at Cahoon Plantation brings together the best characteristics of a truly old world, European golf experience into one grand showcase of modern golf construction on...more
Founded in 1951 to display the prison cell of Confederate President Jefferson Davis. Depicts the history of Old Point Comfort, Fort Monroe, and the Coast Artillery Corps.
A memorial in remembrance of the 9/11 tragedy with a steel beam from the World Trade Center. A rock from Shanksville and limestone from the Pentagon, currently housed at the Chesapeake Visitor Center, will also reside here.
Named one of Virginia's Treasures by the Department of Conservation & Recreation, the Chesapeake Arboretum is a 48-acre natural classroom dedicated to promoting horticultural and environmental awareness. The Arboretum headquarters is an eighteent...more
Whether you are driving north or south, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel showcases the mighty surge of the Atlantic Ocean, the beauty of the Chesapeake Bay, and the soaring grace of an engineering marvel. Both a tourist attraction and a travel conven...more
The Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel offers travelers and birding enthusiasts the opportunity to observe birds and waterfowl from its four man-made islands. The Bridge-Tunnel's habitat of concrete, steel, asphalt and rocks located in open water, makes an...more
Multi-amenity 90-acre site, 60-acres of open space; remainder covered by stands of trees. Electric and water service available to support outdoor events and large outings.Home of the Chesapeake Park Whisper Concert Series and events such as the Chesa...more
City Park now has two dog parks for you and your furry friend to enjoy! The newly added park has a separate small and medium-large area. Located in the rear of the park with 6 foot fencing this new area encompass 1.5 acres. It has water and mitt-mutt...more
Deep Creek Park has one large area for all dogs and features a doggie drinking fountain (turned off in the winter), mitt-mutt dispenser and benches for the owners. Located next to the playground, making it a great way for the entire family to enjoy t...more
Located near the Western Branch Community Center and featuring two covered picnic tables and round benches encircling trees.Dog parks are off-leash, fenced-in; contain benches, water fountains for dogs and owners, poop-scoop bags and covered trash ca...more
Nestled in the lovely village of Las Gaviotas, Chesapeake Golf Club is a semi-private facility that offers annual golf and pool memberships while still allowing public play. The golf course features several strategically placed water hazards and uniq...more