The Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce is an organization whereby many different business interests have joined together in a combined manner to maximize their ability to attract and increase the number of visitors to Chincoteague Island. As a Certified Visitor Center, the chamber also offers brochures of local businesses, maps, and other helpful information to make your stay pleasant and memorable. The Islands of Chincoteague and Assateague offer unparalleled beauty that delights the senses; forty miles of unspoiled beaches; serene sunrises and sensational sunsets; diverse wildlife; fantastic woodlands and marshes; scenic water views; and wild Chincoteague Ponies.
Nearby Wallops Island is home to NASA's Wallops Flight Facility where Orbital ATK launches re-supply missions to the International Space Station aboard Antares rockets. Launch information is available in the Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce. Chamber staff is happy to assist in helping you find the best rocket viewing sites around as well as planning your stay before and after the launch. There is much to see and do here. Don't miss a moment of it!