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Island Time, January 2-5: The Year Starts Here

January 2, 2020

And we’re off! We’ve crossed the starting line into 2020, but this first leg will be gentle as we enjoy the last days of holiday vacations. This is a good weekend to spend time with Island friends and neighbors before the kids go back to school. Take in a film, go bowling, hear some live […]

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Island Time, December 26-29: Time to Recharge

December 26, 2019

The after-Christmas lull is traditionally when we relax, reflect and recharge for the new year ahead. On Martha’s Vineyard, it’s also a time for outdoor hikes and indoor activities for all ages, from library storytimes to bowling, music and—of course—movies. You can find everything that’s happening on the Island in the Complete Martha’s Vineyard Calendar, […]

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Island Time, Dec. 12-15: Christmas in Edgartown — And All Around the Island

December 12, 2019

This weekend’s 38th annual Christmas in Edgartown is bigger than ever, with festive events from morning to night. Traditional highlights include the lighthouse illumination Friday night and Saturday morning’s Christmas parade, but that’s only the beginning. Other Island towns are rocking this weekend too, with fairs and gift shows, films, music and more. We’ve started […]

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Island Time, Dec. 5-8: Santa Arrives

December 5, 2019

It’s beginning to look a lot like the holidays on Martha’s Vineyard. Decorations are up, shopping is underway, and even the weather cooperated this week with a pretty white blanket of snow. Options are dizzying for the weekend ahead, but we’ve made some picks to get you started. Find the full list of activities and […]

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Island Time, Nov. 28-Dec. 1: Feasts and Festivals

November 28, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving! We hope you have a wonderful day, a delicious meal, and time to get outside for a walk on our beautiful Island. For the rest of the long weekend, you’ll have no trouble finding something fun to do, from farm festivals and shopping fairs to live music and great films. We’ve picked a […]

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Island Time, November 21-24: Gathering and Giving

November 21, 2019

The week before Thanksgiving is always a festive time on Martha’s Vineyard, with lots of ways to celebrate the seasons of gathering and giving. This weekend you can make a wreath and a holiday card, learn to dance and to mix herbal mocktails, shop pre-holiday bargains and take your pick of classical and modern opera […]

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November 15-17: Gift Shows, Benefit Concert, Pie Class!

November 15, 2019

If you don’t mind dodging a few raindrops, there are still plenty of good reasons to get out and about this weekend, from hot new films to a benefit concert featuring just about every musician on the Rock. The festive season on the Vineyard begins this weekend, too, with holiday gift shows, book signings, and […]

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November 7 – 10: Over the Moon and Stars

November 7, 2019

By day we are madly soaking up any rays of sun we can. Trips to Lucy for a walk on the beach. A stop at Chilmark Chocolates to stock up. Landing by the fire at the winter farmers’ market, and gathering our circle of friends in tight to bolster our winter-readiness. The early sunsets (4:30 […]

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red and green autumn leaves on the railing of a footbridge over Fulling Mill Brook.

Island Time: Trick or Treat!

October 31, 2019

Happy Halloween! Despite the postponement of Halloween festivities in Tisbury and Oak Bluffs, trick or treating will go on tonight at the the Martha’s Vineyard Museum from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and the Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. At the museum, admission is free and there will be candy in each gallery […]

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Autumn trees reflected in a still pond

Island Time: Autumn Adventures

October 24, 2019

It’s another festive Martha’s Vineyard weekend, with a food and wine festival in Edgartown, a film festival in Vineyard Haven and a fall festival in West Tisbury. And these are just some of the fun activities happening on Island over the next few days. See below for some of our picks, and find everything that’s going on in the Complete Martha’s Vineyard […]

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