Discover the Spirit of Chincoteague Island

Our Press Page is your source for Chincoteague, Assateague and Wallops Island story ideas, events, images, videos and more. Please contact Evelyn Shotwell, Executive Director at or 757-336-6161 for specific details, points of contact, or further assistance with any story or feature you are producing.  We appreciate your interest in our area.

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Itineraries & Self-Guided Tours

Discover your love of Chincoteague Island and our small town charm with these fun-filled itineraries. History, coastal cuisine, shopping, Chincoteague Ponies, nature trails and time on our brackish waters will have eager to plan your next visit before you even finish packing your suitcases and head back across the causeway.


Photo Usage

When using any photos and videos, please credit the Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce and, the official tourism office and website of Chincoteague Island unless otherwise noted.