1. Rent kayaks at Buckroe Beach
  2. American Theatre in Phoebus
  3. Langley Air Show
  4. Crab races, great food and firewooks at Bay Days
  5. Juinior Sailing Program at the Hampton Yacht Club
  6. Virginia Air and Space Center, featuring an Apollo 12 Command Model
  7. 2 great golf courses: Woodlands and Highlands
  8. Dozens of waterfront communities, from canals to the Chesapeake Bay
  9. Gosnold Hope Park and Sandy Bottom Park
  10. Downtown block parties with live entertainment
  11. Exquisite turn of the century Victorian homes
  12. Great public and private schools
  13. International baccalaureate world school magnet program
  14. Langley Air Force Base
  15. Casemate Museum, a real "moat" and great concerts at Fort Monroe
  16. The heart of Hampton Roads, with an average 20 minute commute
  17. Blackbeard Festival - great fun for kids of all ages
  18. Bus service all around town
  19. Hampton HS Crabbers, the oldest public school still in use, since 1875
  20. Hampton Jazz Festival
  21. Great fishing and crabbing
  22. 475 acre Nature Preserve
  23. Grandview Beach...on the Chesapeake Bay
  24. Paint Ball Park
  25. Authentic 1920 carousel
  26. Hampton Tennis Center with managing and teaching pros
  27. NASA
  28. Veterans Administration Hospital
  29. Great boat races at the Phoebus Regatta
  30. Cruise the Harbor on the Miss Hampton II
  31. Old fashioned petting zoo at Bluebird Gap Farm
  32. 3D IMAX theatre
  33. Hampton University - 5700 students from 49 states and 35 nations
  34. The best seafood in the area at the Surf Rider
  35. Hampton Holly Days Parade
  36. Quaint waterfront downtown shopping and restaurant district
  37. Lots of charm and character in Olde Wythe
  38. The Charles Taylor Art Center
  39. Sentara Hospital, with a great cardiac care unit
  40. Monster Truck shows at the Hampton Coliseum
  41. Hampton Convention Center
  42. Tour the rip rap island at Fort Wool
  43. Home to deer, foxes, pelicans and dolphins
  44. Soccer park and a skateboard park
  45. Hampton History Museum
  46. Lots of marinas and no boat tax
  47. Air Power Park
  48. Great tapas at Six
  49. Blue Sky and Phoebus art galleries
  50. Lunch at the Grey Goose on Queens Way Mall
  51. Proactive city government with a visionary master plan
  52. Langley Race Track
  53. Concerts at the Coliseum
  54. Peninsula Pilots baseball team and stadium
  55. Oldest continuous English speaking church in the US - St. John's Episcopal

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