Activities & Attractions

Shop for souvenirs on Circuit Avenue in Oak Bluffs or on Main Street in Edgartown.

Ride the Flying Houses, the nation’s oldest platform carousel. Since 1884, the Flying Horses Carousel has delighted visitors in the town of Oak Bluffs.

Explore the 19th-century gingerbread cottages at the Oak Bluffs Campground.

Rent bikes or mopeds and ride from Oak Bluffs to Edgartown or South Beach. 

Jump off the “Jaws” Bridge (named for its appearance in the movie Jaws, filmed on Martha's Vineyard). The bridge is located on Beach Road at the border of Edgartown and Oak Bluffs, and is a summer visitor rite of passage.

Despite being 30 minutes away from Edgartown and Oak Bluffs, the red-clay cliffs in Aquinnah are worth the trip. You'll find incredible views and shops owned by the Wampanoag tribe. 

Have a picnic on the Menemsha Public Beach and watch the sunset!