Celebrate the 4th this year in Vineyard Haven as Garde East and Vineyard Haven Marina gear up for a Docktail Party in the afternoon, and Light the Night dining experience at night! 


Head over to Vineyard Haven Marina starting at 4pm on July 4th for a Docktail Party in the marina’s courtyard featuring live music by 1 Night Stand in the Courtyard, cornhole and horseshoes on the beach, and an outdoor raw bar and drink specials from Garde East! The Marina’s Docktail Party will continue until 7pm and is free and open to the public to attend! 

Then, be sure to make reservations at Garde East for a special dining experience during Light the Night and see Vineyard Haven Marina illuminated for the night! Reservations for the restaurant’s “Light the Night” dining experience are available from 8pm-9:30pm. Enjoy food and beverage selections from the restaurant’s award-winning menu while grooving to the best in classic R&B, Soul, and Funk, and taking in the views of the marina illuminated for the 4th!