Category Archives: Beach

  • Gloucester Schooner Festival

    Well known to the world as Gloucester’s major maritime and sailing event, the 31st annual Gloucester Schooner Festival is organized by the Gloucester Schooner Festival Committee and Maritime Gloucester. Gloucester Schooner Festival celebrates the role the fishing schooner has played in the heritage of Gloucester and the eastern seaboard. Old and new, large and small– a variety of […]

  • PSA: The Vista Is Renovating The Pool & Patio Area!

    The Vista is happy to announce that this Fall we will be renovating the pool that our guests have grown to love.The pool gives our guests a great place to enjoy time with the family and stay cool. Many families have told us that the Vista’s pool here where they watched children and grandchildren learn […]

  • Events This Week In Gloucester

    TOMORROW, Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Harborwalk Summer Cinema Series 65 Rogers St. FREE outdoor summer movie series for families every Wednesday evening from July 8 to August 26, on the harbor at 65 Rogers Street, Gloucester, Ma. Games and fun for kids prior to the movie start time of 8:00pm. Movie line-up includes: American Graffiti […]

  • St. Peter’s Fiesta 2015 Schedule

    St. Peter’s Fiesta 2015 Novena to St. Peter Monday June 15 through Tuesday June 23, 7:00 pm at American Legion Hall Wednesday, June 24 7:00–10:00 p.m.  Musical Entertainment…. St. Peter’s Park:    “Barry Mooney and Friends”, Featuring Barry Mooney, Sigy Moller and Laura James Thursday, June 25 6:30 p.m……      Fiesta 5K Road Race – with Cape Ann YMCA […]

  • Downtown Block Party Kicking Off The Summer

    Don’t miss out! This Saturday is the first 2015 Main St Block Party. Come down and enjoy dinner, drinks and entertainment. A great way to help local businesses and enjoy your Saturday night. The fun begins at 6:00 p.m. and doesn’t stop until 11:00 p.m.  

  • Festivals and Events in June

    Gloucester is full of festivals and events through the month of June. Saturday, June 13th enjoy the Roomful of Blues Cruise on the Beauport Princess Cruiselines Inc.​ Saturday, June 13th is the Strawberry Festival Mile Marker One​ Saturday & Sunday June 20-21st is the Cape Ann Artisans Tour more information: http://capeannartisans.com/ Sunday June 21st is […]

  • The Vista is in TripAdvisor’s Hall of Fame!

    This week we received this e-mail from TripAdvisor: Congratulations to Vista Motel! FIVE-TIME WINNER OF THE CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE On behalf of all of us at TripAdvisor, I’m very pleased to welcome Vista Motel to the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame. This unique accolade is granted only to those businesses that have won the Certificate of Excellence […]

  • Spring Cleanup, Getting Ready for Summer!

    It doesn’t feel like spring – yet. The sun is shining but it is only just above freezing outside. The snow is melting but oh, so slowly. It seems like the mountains of snow that are piled up at Good Harbor Beach will never go away. But of course it will melt and summer will […]

  • A February to Remember!

    As I write this, the Vista Breakfast Room is full of young men and women in desert fatigues knoshing on sausage and peppers and chicken pot pie from Virgilio’s.  They arrived yesterday with their gigantic dump trucks to help Gloucester dig out of the snowiest February on record.  After fifteen winters, you think you’ve seen […]

  • Men’s Night

    40th Annual Men’s Night- Gentleman, come downtown to pick up a gift for that special someone with last minute discounts and a night dedicated just for you. Main Street is open late one last time come enjoy some refreshments too starting at 5:00 p.m until 10:00 p.m

  • Holiday Event

    Get into the holiday spirit this weekend by being a part of creating your own buoy to be hung on Gloucester’s own lobster trap tree. The Cape Ann Art Haven located on 180 Main St is allowing the public to come and paint a buoy from 10:00 a.m until 4:00 p.m. Don’t forget that the […]

  • Coming Soon ~ On Line Booking!

    We are very excited to have our very own booking engine on our website.  The booking “button” you currently see on our website takes you away from our website and not all of our rooms are represented.  I know, I know the Vista is a little behind the times but we are finally catching up. […]