See What’s Going in the Coming Months!
A vacation on Martha’s Vineyard means sightseeing, shopping, dining, relaxing. . .and depending on when you go, enjoying some of the exciting annual events! Check out what’s happening this September.
3rd Annual Martha’s Vineyard Craft Beer Festival
Beer lovers, come on out to Oak Bluffs where you can sample 150 beers from 50 breweries! There will be live music and food from local vendors. Taste original brews such as Maple Breakfast Stout, Baby Horse and Rosé Cider. General admission is $55. To get more information and get your tickets, check out mvcraftbeer.com. If you enjoy good beer, this is an event you won’t want to miss! From 12:30 p.m. until 6 p.m.
Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival
September 23 (and more dates through September 30)
This is the only weekly juried art show where you can meet over 70 artists and buy from them directly. If you love handmade things, you will be amazed by the jewelry, quilts, even windows made of sea glass! You can also browse the pottery, oil and pastel paintings, sculptures and many other works created by Island artists. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Grange Hall in West Tisbury. For more information: http://vineyardartisans.com.
Oak Bluffs Open Market
It’s Sunday by the sea at this festive and fun event. Sample locally grown fruits and vegetables, specialty foods, arts and crafts and more. You never know what you’ll find here—enjoy an antique show or get a massage—your choice! 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Nightlife and More
This is only a sampling of all the great fun you can have this September on Martha’s Vineyard. If you enjoy theater, there’s a new play showing at the Vineyard Theater. There’s even an event celebrating yoga! If you like live music and nightlife, there will be a special karaoke show at The Ritz and a live concert at The Port Hunter in Edgartown. Or just stop by and check out The Port Hunter, nestled among the shops on Main Street in Edgartown. You’ll find a relaxed dining experience, offering everything from specialty cocktails to the most memorable oysters on the Island.
There are plenty of kid-friendly events, too. There is a story time event, as well as golf for kids in Vineyard Haven. There’s something for every member of the family during your September trip to Martha’s Vineyard!
Coming this October:
Martha’s Vineyard Food and Wine Festival
Tickets are Available Now (Event is October 18 – 21)
Enjoy four days and four nights of special events. Meet with local chefs and wine makers, as well as culinary professionals from around the world. It’s a unique opportunity to talk with the best of the best and learn about their techniques and tips.
The festival also features local fishermen, farmers and oyster producers. Local artists will be selling their original works, too. There’s so much to see and do; it’s a must-see festival!
Let A-A Island Auto Rental help you find the perfect vehicle to get around to all of the events and attractions. We offer a variety of vehicles to rent during your stay. It’s easy and affordable. Talk to us today!