West Tisbury

The beaches of Martha’s Vineyard are easily one of the island’s top attractions and biggest draws for visitors and locals alike. Not only are the Vineyard beaches great in the Summer, but they’re equally magical in the off-season — and a lot less crowded too. Beaches are everywhere on Martha’s Vineyard, as they ring the entire perimeter […]

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Ok it took me almost a decade to visit the famous Dumptique in West Tisbury. I can’t tell you why it took that long. I’ve had friends find amazing things, and even bring me things, but I was yet to venture to this Vineyard hot spot. Maybe it was because I didn’t quite know what […]

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Meet Heidi Feldman of Down Island Farm, a woman who has been on a mission trying to figure out how to contribute to the local food movement here on Martha’s Vineyard. Her farm just happens to be on a sandy plot of land in West Tisbury which is not necessarily conducive to growing things. Heidi […]

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Lambert’s Cove Inn & Restaurant is shaking things up in West Tisbury.  First the inn and restaurant are now open year round, and they have a new Executive Chef, Michael Rottman. Yes, the beloved Mikey from L’etoile and Fishbones. The last day of February was his first day, and he has wasted no time adding […]

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A 2014 update – Esperanza Riding Company, now in it’s third season in New England, has changed its location to Cape Cod. With this new location, you can even choose amazing trails right along the beach. To find out more, check out their website. Are you ready to to ride?  These Paso Fino horses are […]

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It’s finally here, the Ag Fair!  There’s a bit more excitement in the air and the Island is packed with people. After all, who doesn’t love the fair, and we all have a favorite thing to do when there.  Something special that we look forward to all Summer long.  Whether it’s seeing all the animals, […]

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They don’t make ’em like this anymore — well, actually, they don’t allow building like this anymore. The front door of the main cottage in this Upper Makonikey getaway compound is literally 50 feet from the water. The main cottage has an outdoor living room where the water views ARE the artwork. The property’s private north shore […]

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Nestled behind Cottle’s Lumber in West Tisbury, you’ll find a working farm and a hidden gem, Lambert’s Cove Glass, which a friend of mine, Russell Carson, has been working at during the off-season.  The more we talked about it, the more I wanted to know about it.  So, I was happy to have the opportunity to […]

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So many people think that the Island falls into a deep hibernation once the holidays are over, but that is not true.  Granted it gets a little more quiet, but there are still lots of things to keep us from being house-bound during these chilly months.  One reason to get out is the promise of […]

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