Martha’s Vineyard Events

It’s hard to believe that I have been writing On Point since 2011. At the end of the year, it’s fun to reflect on some of my favorites Island topics I’ve written about. Don’t get wrong, every story has a special place in my heart, but there are some that I think about often. I […]

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For 24 years, kayakers, row boats, and now paddle boards and more, have been racing for a good cause at the Oar & Paddle Regatta. Originally started by Island legend Dana Gaines, who loves to kayak and has actually won the regatta 22 times, the Oar & Paddle Regatta is a fundraiser for the Friends of Sengekontacket. […]

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I sometimes think that I don’t do enough things that involve culture.  I don’t visit museums as much anymore.  I don’t visit art galleries as often as I like.  I’m too busy just trying to survive the week trying to add a sprinkle of fun with family and friends here and there.  So imagine how […]

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Pecha what?  Pecha Kucha, a clever way to share images and a story to people.  Whether the person is a designer, a writer, a painter, a historian, a sculptor, they can use Pecha Kucha.  The concept is this — 20 images shown for 20 seconds each.  This way, no one gets bored, there’s no lag […]

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When I was out and about yesterday, I ran into a number of friends, and everyone was talking about all the things opening this week.  Each year, I forget that the first week in April is a big opening week for a number of things with even more to follow throughout the month.  It’s nice […]

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Though we may not have as many restaurants open, and there are no Target stores to get lost in for hours, we definitely have ways to have a little fun and enjoy a little retail therapy.  No ferry reservations required! Martha’s Vineyard has a vibrant year round community, and we are pretty creative with ways […]

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Calling all chocoholics. Only one day left to get your holiday treats at Chilmark Chocolates. The premiere chocolatier on Martha’s Vineyard closes for the season on Sunday 18th. And the small Chilmark storefront was already crowded with holiday shoppers by Friday. They don’t do mail order. They don’t have a website. But Chilmark Chocolates does have […]

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This past weekend was the 30th anniversary of Christmas in Edgartown, and what better way to celebrate such a milestone than by adding even more holiday wonder to this fantastic event with The Teddy Bear Suite.  Suite 224 at the Harbor View Hotel and Resort was transformed into a magical space filled with teddy bears […]

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The Joy of Laughter When you walk up to the the front door of the Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club during the After School Program hours, you can hear the laughter of children coming from inside.  Walk through the door, and you are immediately greeted by a smiling, friendly child.  If you continue on, […]

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I  have some exciting Point B news to share with you. We’re announcing today that former Plum TV co-host Guinevere Cramer is joining our Point B Realty team as our Marketing and Events Manager. In her new role, Guinevere will help us expand our online marketing and social media efforts, including this blog and Facebook among other social […]

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