Events & Tickets American Red Cross Blood Drive. Sep 15, 2021. Professional Bull Riders. Oct 2, 2021. Disney On Ice presents Mickey and Friends. The Millennium Tour 2021. SOLD OUT: GRiZ Space Camp. Excision & Steez Presents: Excision-Coliseum feat. Eric Church: The Gather Again Tour. FIRST Chesapeake Robotics Championship.
Home to more than 1.8 million people, the Hampton Roads region includes the independent cities of Chesapeake, Franklin, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, and Williamsburg and the counties of Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, Mathews, Southampton, Surry*, and York.
Hampton University reported 74 safety-related incidents involving students while on campus in 2019. Of the 3,990 colleges and universities that reported crime and safety data, 3,185 of them reported fewer incidents than this. Based on a student body of 4,321 that works out to about 17.13 reports per thousand students.
Hampton traces its history to the city’s Old Point Comfort, the home of Fort Monroe for almost 400 years, which was named by the 1607 voyagers, led by Captain Christopher Newport, who first established Jamestown as an English colonial settlement. Hampton, Virginia Website http://www.hampton.gov
3.68 With a GPA of 3.68, Hampton University requires you to be above average in your high school class. You’ll need at least a mix of A’s and B’s, with more A’s than B’s. You can compensate for a lower GPA with harder classes, like AP or IB classes.
Most sources say the name Hampton Roads originated with the Third Earl of Southampton, Henry Wriothesley, a wealthy English nobleman from the southern port city of Southampton, England. A neighborhood in Hampton is called Hampton Roads. It was built after World War I and borders Hampton Roads, the waterway.Jun 6, 2008
No cities or counties in the area are called Hampton Roads, although there is a Hampton in the region and a Hampton Roads Convention Center. For generations, the communities on the south side of the harbor _ Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Portsmouth and Suffolk _ referred to themselves as the Tidewater area.Mar 16, 2014
Fort Monroe’s Casemate Museum. 532. Speciality Museums History Museums. Virginia Air & Space Science Center. 538. Bluebird Gap Farm. 157. Fort Monroe National Monument. 211. Buckroe Beach and Park. 408. Sandy Bottom Nature Park. 110. Hampton Coliseum. 118. Grandview Nature Preserve. Nature & Wildlife Areas.
Portsmouth Portsmouth has been ranked as the most dangerous city in Virginia. But don’t get too cocky, Norfolk, because you’re number three on the list. The ranking, by roadsnacks.net, claims its employees checked the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reports and “did some serious data analysis” to come up with the rankings.
The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Hampton is 1 in 30. Based on FBI crime data, Hampton is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Virginia, Hampton has a crime rate that is higher than 94% of the state’s cities and towns of all sizes.
The city has a vibrant arts community, distinctive festivals, signature events and cultural attractions that include the Fort Monroe National Monument, Virginia Air and Space Center, Hampton History Museum, Hampton Coliseum, The American Theatre, harbor tours, cruises and more!