Tourist, traveler

New On-Island? Alpacas Ease the Way

In August of 2012, a chance meeting with Bacio, Roberto and Marco changed everything for Marc and Mary Beth Daniels.

Capturing the Serenity Beneath the Wild

Quiet, dignified, powerful, with long lashes depicted in all their delicate detail. A horse from Sable Island comes to life in your dining room.

Pow Wow Drums Up Spirit in Aquinnah

On Saturday and Sunday, the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) will celebrate its 10th annual Island Pow Wow at the Aquinnah Circle.

No Passport Necessary, International Film Festival is a Hot Ticket

All you need to travel the world this week is a seat at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center for this year’s international film festival.

Festival of Wheels at Tisbury Car Show

Classic vintage automobiles, custom trucks and and polished hot rods lined Main street on Sunday for the Tisbury Firefighter Association’s Annual Car Show. The show is in its eighth year and raises money for the fallen firefighter fund.

Megalodon Teeth to Arrowheads, the Story Behind the Treasure at Archaeology ID Day

Stories of the distant past came to life during archaeology ID day at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum. Whale bones and arrowheads were among the treasures brought in by people from around the Island.

Travel the World from Comfort of Plush Movie Theatre Seat

The annual Martha’s Vineyard International Film Festival, now gearing up for its ninth run, is from Tuesday, Sept. 2, through Sunday, Sept. 7.

Film Center Roots Grow Deeper

Two years ago, the Martha’s Vineyard Film Society was what founder and executive director Richard Paradise calls a “gypsy organization.”

Sailor Surge for Holmes Hole This Summer

The big story to come out of the Holmes Hole Sailing Association’s summer series is the growing number of boats that are turning up at the starting line each week.

Drawing on a Love Affair With the Sea

On Saturday, there will be a reception in honor of John Stobart at his Edgartown gallery. The expatriate British painter, now 84, has built his painting career on precision-infused oil renderings of maritime scenes.