Business brief: Seastreak fast ferry offers a trip to Foxwoods


Seastreak fast ferry will offer an excursion package for Martha’s Vineyard residents to Foxwoods casino in Connecticut on Saturday, July 13.

The ferry will depart Oak Bluffs at 9:15 am, arrive in New Bedford at 10:15 am for the transfer to the New Bedford shuttle, and arrive at Foxwoods at 11:30 am, according to a press release. The return trip departs Foxwoods promptly at 4:30 pm, departs New Bedford at 6:30 pm and arrives in Oak Bluffs at 7:30 pm.

The excursion package costs $45 and includes roundtrip ferry tickets, roundtrip shuttle coach, free buffet voucher and a $15 gaming credit.

“Vineyard residents will spend less time getting there and have the opportunity to begin and end their day trip on our luxurious ferry,” John Silvia, assistant operations manager, said. “Seastreak is pleased to make this special offer to our friends on the island.”

To make reservations or for more information, call 1-800-BOATRIDE or visit