HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — The Hampton community helped break a world record on Friday to celebrate Earth Day on the “Today” show!

About 100 people gathered at the Buckroe Community Garden, one of three community gardens in the city, to break the Guinness World Record for most people watering plants simultaneously, joining cities and organizations across the country in participating. It was one of several sites picked to be featured on “Today.”

The watering happened around 8:35 a.m. You can watch the full clip from “Today” here.

WAVY meteorologist Ricky Matthews was there and participated in the watering, along with Mayor Donnie Tuck.