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  Heather & Paul

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  Nicki & Chris

  Lindsay & David

 Kelley & Ezra

  Carrie & Adam

  Betsy & Tim

  Alan & Steven

  Abby & Chris

  Kirsten & Ebany

  Jody & Matt

  Kate & Alex

  Marryellen & Jay

  Katie & Chris

  Ramona & Juan

  Amanda & Jarrett

 Carrie & Mathew

 Lynsey & Jay

♡ Mari & Paul

♡ Karen & John

♡ Colleen & Ryan

♡ Kristen & Chris

♡ Jennifer & Miguel

♡ Abbey & Blake

♡ Marian & Josh

♡ Erin & Jon

♡ Tiffin & Mike

♡ Annabel & Eben

♡ Janet & Terrance

♡ Megan & Eric

♡ Katelyn & Sean

♡ Bianca & Clinton

♡ Kelly & Eric

 ♡ Sarah & Jonathan

♡ Jaime & David

AMERICANOGRAPHY
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Monday
Mar152010

Below is an informative journal of favorite Vineyard Wedding Venues.

Included with the illustrative photos are a short description of each venue as well as contact information. If you'd like to see some of the photographs I've taken at each particular venue just click on the Venue Gallery link. You'll notice there are a few that do not have this option, check back soon or contact me and I can provide you with images to view.

Thanks for dropping in!

-Kristen

Monday
Mar152010

Captain R. Flanders House

For a journey back in time, choose the Captain R. Flanders House. Surrounded by ancient, rambling stone walls, this historic farmhouse, built by a whaling captain in the 1700's, sits atop North Road in Chilmark. The 60 acre extraordinary rural setting offers tranquil rolling pastures, a peaceful pond, and a traditional stone cottage. The property is also home to the family horses, flocks of Canadian geese, wild turkeys and the elusive white tail deer. 

If you'd like to see an entire gallery of images from this venue
click here: Venue Gallery
To go check out the Captain Flanders House website click here: Captain Flanders Inn


Monday
Mar152010

Lambert's Cove Inn & Restaurant

 

The Lambert's Cove Inn & Restaurant is known as one of the most romantic retreats on Martha's Vineyard. Situated on 7 acres of spacious lawns, gardens, forest and meadowlands in the pastoral town of West Tisbury, it offers tranquility and seclusion. As you follow the winding road, shaded by towering trees, that leads to the inn, you'll know when you arrive, that you have indeed found a very special place.

 If you'd like to see an entire gallery of images from this venue click here: Venue Gallery

Or, check out the The Lambert's Cove Inn & Restaurant site

 

Monday
Mar152010

Martha's Vineyard Agricultural Hall

 

This 100-year old post and beam structure is surrounded by sprawling hay fields, picket fences, and two awesome rustic barns. Home to the renown annual Fair in West Tisbury, this spacious venue welcomes a foot-stomping, hoe-down of a celebration!

If you'd like to see an entire gallery of images from this venue click here: Venue Gallery

For the Ag Hall website click here: Martha's Vineyard Agricultural Hall

 

 

Monday
Mar152010

The Allen Farm

 

This historic farmstead nestled in the up-island town of Chilmark offers amazing vistas of the Atlantic Ocean across rolling fields and a salt water pond. A 100-acre property owned and operated by the same family since 1792, the working sheep farm has a plethora of unique cottages and out buildings, rambling stone walls, gardens and a farm-full of rustic charm.

  If you'd like to see an entire gallery of images from this venue click here: Venue Gallery

To secure this beauty your best bet is to work with an Island Wedding Planner!

See Fabulous Vineyard Vendors for our Wedding Planner listings.

 

Monday
Mar152010

The Aquinnah Light House

 An iconic landmark perched high above the Ocean and overlooking the Elizabethian islands, The AQUINNAH LIGHT is the oldest lighthouse on Martha's Vineyard. The original lighthouse was built in 1799 from bricks made of clay from the surrounding Aquinnah Cliffs.  The grounds of the Light house are surrounded by wheat grasses and a rustic split rail fence. The scent of Beach plums and wild rose fills the air and the views are breathtaking. If you're not afraid to feel the wind on your face and want to climb inside the lighthouse as newlyweds, than this is a spectacular ceremony spot!

To learn about renting this space for your ceremony click here: Aquinnah (Gay Head) Light House

Monday
Mar152010

The Beach Plum Inn

 Overlooking the Vineyard Sound and Menemsha harbor, The Beach Plum Inn is one of the only places on the east coast to watch the sun setting into the sea. Rolling lawns, vibrant gardens, ...award winning cuisine and the Inn’s rustic up-island charm combine to make your wedding a dream come true.

 To here more go to the Inn's website The Beach Plum Inn

Sunday
Mar142010

The Daniel Fisher House and Old Whaling Church




Properties of the Martha's Vineyard Preservation Trust, The Daniel Fisher House and Old Whaling Church are magnificent Federal style historic buildings nestled in the Heart of downtown Edgartown. If you are looking for classical beauty and Americana charm; a short stroll away from a sail boat filled harbor, than this is the venue for you!

If you'd like to see an entire gallery of images from this venue click here: Venue Gallery

Check out the Daniel Fisher House website here: MVPreservationtrust.org
 
Monday
Mar152010

The Harborview Inn & Resort

 Sitting abreast Edgartown harbor and the Edgartown Light house, The Harbor View Hotel & Resort offers Martha’s Vineyard’s largest selection of elegant indoor and outdoor locations with enchanting gardens and excellent cuisine.

To go check out their website click here: The Harborview inn & Resort 

Monday
Mar152010

Winnetu Inn & Resort

 

 
Located on the shores of Katama in Edgartown, this stunning venue offers something for everyone attending your wedding. The beautifully landscaped grounds include a quaint pond with a scenic waterfall, tennis courts, heated swimming pools and a private path through the dunes to the ocean. Lure, an upscale seafood restuarant, is onsite to provide casually elegant dining with a focus on fresh, native seafood. 

If you'd like to see an entire gallery of images from this venue
click here: Venue Gallery
For the Winnetu Inn website click here: Winnetu Inn & Resort