Business Resources

Cape Charles means business.

We may be known as a fun-filled vacation destination, but Cape Charles is serious about supporting small businesses. In recent years, we’ve welcomed dozens of new businesses to our main street, and we’re actively recruiting more. Whether you’re an existing business or dreaming of starting something new, we’re here to help you.

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The Help You Need to Succeed

Starting a New Business in Cape Charles

The good news: Cape Charles has seen an explosion in new businesses opening over the last few years. The better news: There’s always room for more! With enthusiastic visitors now drawn to our town year-round, you’ll quickly discover that Cape Charles is the perfect spot to open your shop, restaurant, or business.

Use this step-by-step guide to help you get your business up and running!

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Existing Businesses in Cape Charles

At Cape Charles Main Street, we believe that businesses are the lifeblood of our town. That’s why we’ll do anything we can to support those who have put everything on the line to be part of our community.

Join our events, promotions, workshops, and more designed to shine the spotlight on local businesses.