White House confirms Obama family Vineyard vacation

The White House has confirmed that President Obama and his family will vacation on Martha’s Vineyard in August following a trip to the Gulf.

The White House press office issued the following statement, Friday evening, July 23:

On Saturday, August 14, the First Family will travel to Florida’s Gulf Coast, where they will spend the weekend. Both the President and Mrs. Obama have travelled to Florida’s gulf coast in recent weeks and they look forward to returning for the weekend.

On the 19th, the Obama family will travel to Martha’s Vineyard. After a busy and productive July, they are looking forward to returning to Martha’s Vineyard to spend time together as a family before heading back to Washington on August 29.