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Iconic Harbor View Hotel Parallels History of Edgartown

Its porches and windows frame Edgartown harbor and the surrounding landscape, drawing visitors from around the Island and the world. It is a favorite spot to sit back and watch the sailboats in the harbor, the changing skies throughout the different seasons and the fireworks on the Fourth of July.

Cottagers Tour Is Open-Door Tradition

On Thursday, July 17, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Cottagers Inc. will present their 31st annual benefit house tour. The houses represent a diverse group in style and age. Some remain similar to the original houses built during the 18th century, while others are newly built or refurbished homes with current amenities.

Island Authors Cook Up Conversation

On Monday, July 14, forget the beach for a few hours and head to Lola’s Southern Seafood for a special five-course lunch tasting with recipes from six different Island chefs.

Welcome Guide Summer

Welcome to Martha’s Vineyard, an island blessed with diversity in its natural beauty, arts, architecture and culture. 

From pristine sandy beaches to lush, wooded trails to hidden harbors and tranquil ponds, the Vineyard offers a multitude of recreational possibilities. And if it's more than a day at the beach you’re after, spend the afternoon strolling through our Island towns, or take a meandering drive “Up-Island,” where stone walls, grazing cattle and stunning coastal views abound.

Let Us Go Then, You and I, to Eat Cheese

The Grey Barn Farm in Chilmark started with just three cows. Now there are 25 Dutch Belted ladies grazing the fields, as well as pigs and chickens.

Raising the Curtain on Stories With Purpose; Another Summer of Great Films

This year's Martha's Vineyard Film Festival will be the biggest in its history, with screenings taking place around the Island.

Two Artists' Paths Converge, Merging Friendship and Craft

Artists and friends Doris Lubell and Ilka List decided to show their work together in a visual arts show at the A Gallery. Deep Diving: Paintings, Drawing and Sculpture, will hang from July 5 through July 17.

Stars and Stripes Concert Sets the Gold Standard for Giving Back

This Saturday evening, the Stars and Stripes music festival to benefit the YMCA will celebrate its fourth year at Flatbread Company, featuring a lineup stacked with Neon Gold artists. Charli XCX will perform. Her collaboration with Iggy Azalea on the song Fancy is currently the top song on the Billboard Hot 100.

Goats, Chickens and Veggies: Lambert's Cove Goes Farm to Inn

Ten years ago looking for a change of pace, Scott Jones and Kell Hicklin left their suits and ties down south and bought the Lambert’s Cove Inn and Restaurant in West Tisbury.

“Who would’ve thought we’d be bottle feeding goats four times a day?” said Mr. Hicklin. “It’s a long way from the corporate world.”

Big Easy Comes to Edgartown Bringing Its Own Artistic Flavor

A bit of New Orleans has popped up at 11 North Summer street in Edgartown. The music spilling out onto the sidewalk is the first hint of something different. The artwork takes it from there.

The new gallery displays the work of Chris Roberts-Antieau, a New Orleansbased artist and forward thinker who has decided to set up shop on the Island for the first time with a temporary gallery.