Summer 2018, Chilmark
If all goes well in the goat herd, Native Earth Teaching Farm and Josey Kirkland will be hosting goat yoga again this season. Sessions begin June 2, and will be held Wednesday evenings at 5:30PM and Saturday mornings at 10AM. Sessions run a little over an hour; cost is $25 per person. Goat Yoga! Both goats and yoga are therapeutic for many people; combine them for a fun and relaxing experience in a lovely farm setting.
Cape Cod Inflatable Park Expansion
2018 Season, West Yarmouth
Cape Cod Inflatable park plans to expand on an adjacent 1½-acre property purchased by Park owner Joseph Maramma. The plan is to demolish the existing building and use 35,000 square feet to expand the water features of the Route 28 Park. Planned is a “lazy river”-style attraction plus some features for adults. The construction will be started in September and the new space should be open in time for the 2018 season.
Oak Bluffs, MA
Experience the magic of oysters first hand! Learn about where and how oysters are grown, how they’re grown and meet the people behind their story. Guests will meet at the dock of Pirate Adventures Martha’s Vineyard. Once setting sail, participants will dive into a talk with biologist Rick Karney from the Martha’s Vineyard Shellfish Group to hear what aquaculture is all about. At Cottage City Oyster farm, purveyors Dan and Greg Martino will introduce us to their nursery, upwellers and invite us to see the harvest process in action. The adventure is topped off with a shucking demo of fresh oysters, a sampling and a sunset sail around the Oak Bluffs harbor.
Essex Heritage will be hosting guided boat tours aboard the landing craft, Naumkeag, to Bakers Island Light Station starting June 16th – September 3rd! Tours will be offered on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
June 2018, Berlin
Boundless Adventures is family owned by Brian and Lorrie Funtleyder. Their mission is to empower and inspire people to challenge themselves both mentally and physically— “with challenge comes greater self-confidence and achievement” is a family motto.