Historic Downtown Tappahannock is a premier destination to live, work and shop. We work with new and existing business to foster innovative and strategic promotions to sustain our community’s growth.

Launch a Business

We’ll help you succeed with a variety of business incentives to maximize your investment.

Apply for Grant Funding

The Town of Tappahannock and Essex County Economic Development Authority offer funding opportunities for exterior/business improvements. Learn more about the Façade Grant Program.


The Tappahannock-Essex County Chamber of Commerce is a resources for community businesses and hosts regular Fourth Tuesday Business After Hours events. Learn more.


Sign up for free training and coaching for your business offered virtually. Workshop schedule.


Check out the app or our widget and plan your visit around Downtown Tappahannock!