Featured Events

Annual Book Sale

Annual Book Sale 7/31

Books & Poetry

On Friday and Saturday, books will be full price. On Sunday, books will be half-off. On the last day, Monday, everything will be free.

West Tisbury Public Library  
YA Lit – Not Just For Kids Workshop

YA Lit – Not Just For Kids Workshop 7/31

Books & Poetry, Classes & Instruction

With Kristen-Paige Madonia as the instructor. As one of the newest, largest, and most diverse genres in the industry, it is often difficult to define Young...

Noepe Center for Literary Arts  
Workshop Bird Language

Workshop Bird Language 7/31 8:00am

Nature & Outdoors

Learn and deepen your understanding of the ancient language of the birds, with Jon Young author of What the Robin Knows. A phenominal re-discovery of an...

Sassafras Earth Education  
"Sew Much Time" Sewing Group

"Sew Much Time" Sewing Group 7/31 9:00am

Arts & Artisans, Clubs

Come join the MV Modern Quilt Guild for Sew Much Time, a once-a-month, full day quilting retreat at the West Tisbury Library. Bring your sewing machine or...

West Tisbury Public Library  
MVCMA Sunday Services

MVCMA Sunday Services 7/31 9:30am

Community

Interdenominational worship service featuring Father Robert Joerger, C. P.

Trinity Park Tabernacle  
Farm Visits

Farm Visits 7/31 10:00am

Nature & Outdoors, Classes & Instruction, Guided Tours, Kids

Cute animals, heirloom poultry, natural dyes, explore this family farm in Chilmark.

Native Earth Teaching Farm  
First Annual Mid-Summer Classic Babe Ruth Tournament

First Annual Mid-Summer Classic Babe Ruth... 7/31 10:00am

Sports, Kids

This is a U13 Babe Ruth Tournament with teams from Plymouth, Fairhaven, Uxbridge, and Martha's Vineyard. Games start at 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. In...

Martha's Vineyard Regional High School  
Oak Bluffs Walking Tour

Oak Bluffs Walking Tour 7/31 10:00am

Guided Tours

The best way to really see Oak Bluffs is by foot! Join us for an informative and entertaining walk around this quaint and colorful town. Highlights of the...

Tourist Information Booth  
The Art of Inner Freedom

The Art of Inner Freedom 7/31 10:00am

Speaker/Panel

In The Art of Inner Freedom teachings, Lama Yeshe will offer guidance on how to discover and use inner freedom to benefit ourselves and others.

Bodhi Path Buddhist Center  
Union Chapel Speaker

Union Chapel Speaker 7/31 10:00am

Speaker/Panel

Rev. Susan Sparks, Madison Avenue Baptist Church, New York, New York. Organ prelude at 9:40 a.m.

Union Chapel  
Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival

Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival 7/31 10:00am

Arts & Artisans, Markets & Fairs, Annual, Export

A Vineyard summer tradition and the only weekly juried art show where the public can meet over 70 artisans and buy directly from them. Many demonstrations,...

Grange Hall  
Vineyard Colors Art Show

Vineyard Colors Art Show 7/31 10:00am

Arts & Artisans

An entire (leap) year on the Island, shot day by day from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, as photographed in 2015 by Vineyard Colors, the duo behind the famous Facebook...

Edgartown Public Library  
Northeastern Weekend on Martha's Vineyard

Northeastern Weekend on Martha's Vineyard 7/31 12:00pm

Community, Annual

Northeastern University will be hosting a weekend on Martha's Vineyard featuring multiple events from July 30-31. Saturday, July 30 MV Beach BioBlitz...

Various Island Locations  
Open Artist Studio

Open Artist Studio 7/31 2:00pm

Arts & Artisans

The gallery/studio of Island artist Valentine will be open to the public. All are invited to view art and watch the artist paint at her easle.

Gallery Gallery  
Seaweed Art Sale

Seaweed Art Sale 7/31 2:00pm

Arts & Artisans

One of a kind art pieces. Sold every Saturday and Sunday through June and July.

Home  
Theatre: Beauty and the Beast

Theatre: Beauty and the Beast 7/31 2:00pm

Performing Arts, Export

Island Theatre Workshop's Family Classic Theatre presents Beauty and the Beast. Directed by Kevin Ryan and music director Jame Higgins. Beautifully adapted...

Martha's Vineyard Performing Arts Center  
38th Annual Art Buchwald Possible Dreams Auction

38th Annual Art Buchwald Possible Dreams Auction 7/31 3:30pm

Music, Charitable Events, Food & Drink, Community

All guests will find a way to participate either by bidding on one of 25 Live Dreams, 16 Super Silent Dreams or one of the 60 Silent Dreams. Guests can also...

Winnetu Oceanside Resort  
Open Pottery Studio

Open Pottery Studio 7/31 4:00pm

Arts & Artisans

Supervised by Nancy Blank and Carl Mueller. This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own.

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Opening Reception: The Granary Gallery

Opening Reception: The Granary Gallery 7/31 5:00pm

Arts & Artisans, Openings & Exhibits, Export

Featuring Heather Neill's paintings, David Fokos's photography and Heidi Lang Parrinello's watercolor paintings. This show will be up through August 13.

Granary Gallery  
The Black Dog Kids’ Cruise Program

The Black Dog Kids’ Cruise Program 7/31 5:00pm

Nature & Outdoors, Kids

Each young passenger is instructed how to actively participate in all the daily functions of their ship. They learn to work alongside the schooner’s crew and...

Black Dog Tall Ships  
Beer Tour Tasting/Paint Party

Beer Tour Tasting/Paint Party 7/31 6:00pm

Arts & Artisans, Food & Drink

Take a tour of Offshore Ale Brewery and learn how beer is made. Then head upstairs for a special tasting. End the night learning how to create the painting...

Offshore Ale Company  
MV Sharks vs. Nashua Silver Knights

MV Sharks vs. Nashua Silver Knights 7/31 7:00pm

Sports

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the Nashua Silver Knights.

Shark Tank  
Opera at Featherstone

Opera at Featherstone 7/31 7:00pm

Music, Performing Arts, Annual, Export

Barber of Seville, sung in Italian with a comic narrator, speaking in English, condensed.

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Live Music

Live Music 7/31 9:30pm

Music, Nightlife

With the Sultans of Swing.

Atlantic Fish and ChopHouse  
Documentary Week

Documentary Week 8/1

Film, Festivals, Annual, Export

Documentary Week allows established documentarians to screen, discuss (with each other and audience members), and collaborate on new works of...

Martha's Vineyard Film Center  
Adult Stand-Up Paddle

Adult Stand-Up Paddle 8/1 9:00am

Nature & Outdoors, Sports, Classes & Instruction

Join Nicole Corbo from Aloha Paddle and the CCC for a wonderful morning spent on the water. Beginners class is at 9 a.m. and advanced class is at 10:30...

Chilmark Community Center  
Adventurers: Survival Challenge

Adventurers: Survival Challenge 8/1 9:00am

Nature & Outdoors, Kids

For grades 4-5. Full-day program. Investigate unique adaptations that have helped the animals and plants of Felix Neck survive in diverse habitats. Test your...

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary  
Ceramics Art Camp

Ceramics Art Camp 8/1 9:00am

Kids

For ages 12 and older with Sabrina Kuchta. In this hand building class, campers will explore the endless possibilities available outside of the...

Featherstone Center for the Arts