Wednesday, June 19, 2024


    Plan your day to perfection with our guide to the quintessential (or quirky) Vineyard wedding.

    Tying the Knot

    Whether you know Martha’s Vineyard well or just want an unforgettable event for family and friends, the Island boasts unique venues radiating beauty, intimacy and glamour. Looking for the perfect catering company? Tent? Flowers? Search our comprehensive directories. Or, read the stories of Martha’s Vineyard weddings: the young couples that came here to get married, and the wonderful old couples that have stayed here, together, through the years. Browse the stories for their insider tips on everything from hairstylists to how to still be in love 25 years later.

    Wedding Planning Essentials


    Get there on time


    Lodging for sweethearts and guests


    From ordinary to extraordinary

    Vineyard Wedding Checklist

    • How will your guests get here? Do they have all the information they need to make ferry reservations?
    • Where will your guests stay? Are there vacancies at hotels or rentals?
    • How will you transport guests to and from your wedding?
    • Do you know what local vendors you will use? Catering? Cake? Hair? Band?
    • Need some help? Consult a wedding planner today.

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