USA Today Reader’s Choice chooses Chincoteague #6 Best Coastal Small Town in America - April 29, 2016
TripAdvisor.com 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards Top 10 Best Islands in the United States - April 19, 2016
Budget Travel names Chincoteague #2 Coolest Small Town in America - March 4, 2015
Coastal Living® names Chincoteague the #1 Happiest Seaside Town in America - July 2014 issue.
CountryLiving.com Facebook fans choose Chincoteague #10 Most Charming Beach Town Across America - May 7, 2015
Travel + Leisure.com named Assateague one of “The Best Beaches on Earth” in its January 10, 2013 edition. Voters ranked Assateague among the world’s beaches “Best for Wildlife Viewing.”
The Only in Your State Blog chooses Chincoteague as one of the 10 Most Enchanting, Magical Christmas Towns in Virginia - November 18, 2016