Historic Gay Head Light Needs Repairs

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After moving the Gay Head Light farther inland last year, local officials are now looking for up to $1.3 million to complete repairs on the Martha’s Vineyard icon over the next few years. [READ MORE]











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Gay Head 10K 2016 Results

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Conditions were perfect for a road race: light overcast, temperature in the low 60s, and an atmosphere of excitement and good cheer.  Thank you to all the runners, volunteers, law enforcement officers, EMS and spectators for supporting this fantastic race! Special thanks to all of our generous sponsors!


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Fencing is down

The fencing that was erected as part of the lighthouse move has  been removed, and Lighthouse Park, directly adjacent to Gay Head Light, is now open daily from 8:30am until an hour past Sunset for the general enjoyment of the public. (Photos by Scott Crawford)20160921_150713 20160921_162330 20160921_125730

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NOVA documentary "Operation Lighthouse Rescue" wins a 2016 Science Media Award!


The Science Media Awards, presented by WGBH and and Jackson Hole WILD, recently announced the 2016 winners of Science Media Awards  at their SMASH16 Summit in Boston.

Congrats to producer/director Joby Lubman, and crew, and NOVA/PBS. Click here to read more.
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Register for the Gay Head 10K!

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Don't miss your chance to run the exciting, challenging Gay Head 10K, Sunday, October 2nd, at 11 am.

Click here to register, and join us in beautiful Aquinnah under the beam of the iconic Gay Head Lighthouse to run the scenic seaside course. This is a USATF-certified 10K course, and this year many runners from Boston's elite Heartbreakers running club will be racing with us.

Click here to read more about the race,  see opportunities for discounted island lodging, transportation and more.

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