Starting a Business

The resources you need to succeed with Cape Charles Main Street.

Why should you choose Cape Charles as the site of your new business? We’re a travel destination that’s unmistakably on the rise, yet our rents are still reasonable. We have a welcoming, tight-knit community of businesses and residents who are eager to see new ventures succeed. And that’s just the beginning. Get a quick-start checklist to get you business up and running!

Cape Charles Means Business
Browse the Cape Charles business directory to discover existing local shops, restaurants, and services.
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Join regular meetings and events hosted by Cape Charles Main Street to support local businesses.
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Start here to find local business incentives available through the town of Cape Charles.
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Resources to Launch Your Business

Starting a new business can be intimidating, but it helps to know that you’re not alone. In Cape Charles and across Virginia’s Eastern Shore, you’ll discover a wealth of resources to help turn your dreams into a reality. Start here.