Events

Saturday, December 14

Christmas in Edgartown

Christmas in Edgartown is a weekend festival you don’t want to miss. Every year through the various events, Christmas In Edgartown helps raise over $50,000...

Christmas in Edgartown: Window Decorating Contest

Deck the halls and trim the trees, but don’t forget about Edgartown’s store front windows. Visit Edgartown is excited to share the 1st annual Window...

Christmas in Edgartown: Cider & Cookies

Join us for cider and cookies at our Edgartown Banking Center.

Permaculture Through the Seasons

Permaculture is the harmonious integration of humans, plants and animals into agriculturally productive ecosystems and socially just environments. Oct. 26 -...

Zumba

A fusion of Latin and International dance moves that create a dynamic and exciting cardio workout.

Acrylic Painting

​We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be afraid. Join us...

Beach Clean Up

Spread a little joy this weekend and bring the family for a walk on the beach and clean up party. Friends of Sengekontacket will be providing hot cocoa and...

Christmas in Edgartown: Edgartown Patrolman's Association Stuff-A-Bus

Help the Edgartown Police Department bring joy to Island families this season. Bring a gift to their annual Stuff-A-Bus event. All toys will be donated to...

Christmas in Edgartown: Jewelry Jingle

Shop gently used and unwanted jewelry at the Anchors to be used for perfect holidays gifts. In preparation, the Martha’s Vineyard Museum is accepting...

Handmade from the Heart

A holiday season fundraiser to benefit Hospice of Martha's Vineyard. Come browse and buy unique, handmade items, including jewelry, needlepoint, knitted...

Christmas Faire

Decorate your home with our hand-crafted festive holiday decorations, pick up gifts for friends and family. Homemade baked goods for gifts or entertaining...

Insight Meditation

Insight meditation is a simple, yet profound meditation practice that has the ability to transform how we experience the world. Through the cultivation of...

MV Dems Monthly Meeting

Shannon Liss-Riordan, experienced labor lawyer and candidate for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Ed Markey, will be the...

Children's Ceramic Exploration

In this class, with Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta, we will explore various techniques in hand building. From decorative planters to dragons to mugs,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Art & Crafts Festival

This year's annual holiday Art & Crafts Festival will be again showcasing the work of over 40 Island artists and craftspeople. Come take care of all your...

Christmas in Edgartown: BeautyCounter Pop-Up

Shop Beautycounter's collection of clean beauty. From gift sets to the full suite of clean, non-toxic skincare.

Christmas in Edgartown: Buffet Brunch

During Christmas in Edgartown, Bettini Restaurant is offering a brunch buffet. This is the perfect way to start the festive day.

Christmas in Edgartown: Community Outreach Open House

Our annual Community Outreach Open House is a favorite place to be after the parade. Free refreshments for all. This year's focus will be on housing. 100% of...

Christmas in Edgartown: Family Fun

Kids are welcome all weekend long to come by and color their own Black Dog holiday ornament or holiday page to take home. Plus enjoy our signature coffee,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Gift Wrapping Station

Make the holidays as easy as possible. The Vineyard Montessori School will have a gift wrapping station for all your holiday giving needs. For a suggested...

Christmas in Edgartown: Plum Hill Elves' Faire

Crafts, decorate a Gingerbread House, silent auction, holiday gifts, delicious hot food and drink. Presented by the Plum Hill School.

Christmas in Edgartown: Wreath Workshop

Another weekend tradition, enjoy making a dry wreath, wet wreath or boxwood tree. Please call to inquire on specific pricing.

Drop In Pickleball

This is an opportunity for many different levels to enjoy open play. We have two permanent courts and the potential for two additional pickleball courts with...

Gifts of Art: An Island Art Show

Come discover your next favorite work of art. Gifts of Art: An Island Art Show features new works by prominent Island artists Marston Clough, Deborah T....

Handmade Gifts From the Farm

During this class, kids will have an opportunity to make handmade gifts for their friends and family. We will be making felted ornaments, as well as a baked...

Island Food Pantry Open

The Island Food Pantry strives to cultivate a healthy, hunger-free community on Martha’s Vineyard. Together with our many volunteers, partners, and...

Salsa Suelta Cubana

Salsa Suelta Cubana is a form of Salsa dancing from Cuba that is danced without a partner. Often danced in small or larger groups, Salsa Suelta Cubana...

Tech Help Drop-In

Our Technology Librarian can (maybe) help with your device. Call to sign up for a 30-minute slot.

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Indoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. The market is dedicated to bringing local agricultural products to...

Winter Arboretum Walk

In every season the Arboretum offers something of beauty and interest to visitors. At this time of year, plants display unique foliage color, textures,...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library always welcome new members. All volunteers and those who are interested in knowing more about the Friends...

Christmas in Edgartown: Holiday Beverage Station

Get in the holiday spirit by roasting your own s'mores and sipping on eggnog. Warm up with a cup of hot cocoa for the parade.

Family Crafts

These age-appropriate crafts are free and open to the public. Please visit the WT Library's online calendar for weekly craft listings.

Library Playdate

Come play at the library with toys and friends. Toddlers and pre-K aged children and their caregivers can join us for unstructured play and casual reading in...

Stories & Songs

Come for stories and songs with Rizwan.

Storytime

Bring your little ones to enjoy stories with our Children's Librarian.

Used Book Sale

During open hours. Hardcover, audiobooks and DVDs: $1 Paperbacks: .25 Dec. 10 to 15: Full price Dec. 18 to 22: Half price Dec. 26 to 29: Free

Christmas in Edgartown: Happy Howliday Photo Shoot

What better way to get into the holiday spirit than by having pet portraits taken with award winning photographer, Elizabeth Luce of Bark Furtography. Your...

Christmas in Edgartown: Murdick's Fudge Open House

Shop, sample and save at Murdick's Open House. Enjoy holiday music while you sip on the worlds best hot chocolate.

Christmas in Edgartown: S'mores & More

Warm up with us at our s'mores bar and hot chocolate station during the Christmas in Edgartown celebration. We'll also have the MV PhotoBus on site for some...

Drop-In Crafts

Come get crafty with us. All supplies provided.

Holiday Open House

With local cider, wine and cheese every weekend throughout December.

Meet the Maker: Vineyard Sky Bead Design

Seed pearls, semiprecious gems, vintage glass, fine silver. Sarah Young of Vineyard Sky Bead Design shows us how she blends color, texture, facets and...

Christmas in Edgartown: Photos with Santa

Immediately following the parade, take a stroll down Kelley Street and get your photo snapped with the Man In Red. This event is brought to you by the Kelley...

AACDP Holiday Shop

This year I am selling from my home and featuring vintage African sculpture as well as an array of crafts from Zambia, Ghana, Niger and Zamzibar.

Christmas in Edgartown: A Godwink Christmas

Meet and greet the amazing authors of the book series and Hallmark movie series A Godwink Christmas, SQuire Rushnell and Louise DuArt. Book readings, sale...

Christmas in Edgartown: Chilmark Pottery Pop-Up

Geoffrey Barr's thoughtfully designed, hand-crafted pottery, in its distinctive seascape or copper-red hues.

Christmas in Edgartown: Christmas at the Lighthouse

Over the dunes and through the cedars to the lighthouse you will go. Celebrate the season with a festive refuge ride in an ever-changing winter landscape,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Eisenhauer Extravaganza

Join us after the parade for an indoor trio with Mike Benjamin, savory bites for purchase from The Larder, original paintings by Sandy Stone, Kombucha from...

Christmas in Edgartown: Great Chowder Contest

The Great Chowder Contest crowns the best clam chowder and the best seafood chowder made on Martha's Vineyard. More than a dozen professionals, restaurants...

Christmas in Edgartown: Hot Chocolate Bar

Enjoy Fat Face’s huge hot coco bar featuring 30 plus toppings, live music and tons of fun.

Christmas in Edgartown: Pop-Up Holiday Tea Party

Join us for a Holiday Tea Party with The Captain’s Daughters, a boutique tea brand from Provincetown, MA. Sip and dhop our favorite bespoke blends, tiny tea...

Christmas in Edgartown: Turquoise Truck Trunk Show

Our friends Ed and Molly from the Turquoise Truck are popping up for a holiday trunk show. Shop their amazing collection of vintage, Native American,...

Drop-In Family Gift-Making

We'll provide all the supplies (while they last) in the Children's Room to make a personal gift for a loved one, just drop in. All ages are welcome, but kids...

Holiday Gift Show

Celebrate the holiday season while supporting Island artists and Featherstone. The perfect holiday shopping destination with gifts for everyone (and...

Open House: Edgartown Public Library

Treats, crafts and live music. All welcome. Noon to 3 p.m. - Friends of Edgartown Library Poinsettia sale in the Library lobby: Support the Library's...

Photos with the Teddy Bears

Get your picture taken in our "bear studio" with the bears of the Martha's Vineyard Teddy Bear Suite.

Girls Varsity Hockey

Watch the MVRHS girls varsity hockey team take on Fontbonne Academy.

Holiday Zero-Proof Cocktails

In this demonstration you’ll learn to hand-craft a variety of tasty zero-proof cocktails fit for holiday gatherings. Everyone likes to raise a glass during...

Saturday Art Afternoon

Revel in wild and "cool" endangered specis and "roar" for action with Miss Lani. Young artists, when enlightened, at every step make discoveries and advance...

THE MET Encore: The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte), is an opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to a German libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder. Separately, then together,...

Wrapstravaganza

Wrap presents for winter holidays, winter birthdays or just because. Winter tunes and cookies provided. We have supplies, (donated paper, kraft paper,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Santa’s Workshop

Come one, come all to Santa’s Workshop at his Chappaquiddick outpost - Whale Jaw Farm. Take a ride on the Chappy Ferry after the parade where you will be...

Christmas in Edgartown: Book Signing - A Vineyard Christmas

Noted Vineyard writer, Jean Stone, will sign copies of her books, A Vineyard Christmas and A Vineyard Summer.

Christmas in Edgartown: Christmas at the Lighthouse

Over the dunes and through the cedars to the lighthouse you will go. Celebrate the season with a festive refuge ride in an ever-changing winter landscape,...

Christmas in Edgartown: Visit Santa

Celebrate Christmas in Edgartown, Farm Institute style. We'll be headed into town not by sleigh but by tractor for your opportunity to take a photo with...

Dungeons and Dragons Adventurers League

Hosted by Keith Healy and Vivian Surprenant. For ages 13 to 18.

Meet the Maker: Heidi Feldman

Meet Heidi Feldman, a farmer who harvests delicious sea salt from Vineyard waters. Learn how salt crystals are extracted from sea water, an age-old trade in...

Climate Solutions #3: 100% Renewable MV

Rob Hannemann, chair of the Vineyard Sustainable Energy Committee (a group comprised of representatives from all the towns’ energy committees), will speak...

Adult Crafts

Etch glass ornament and vases or your own glassware. For ages 12 and above. Sponsored by The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Public Library.

Christmas in Edgartown: Wine Tasting

Annual wine and cheese tastings with 15% off featured wines.

Girls Varsity Basketball

Watch the MVRHS girls varsity basketball team take on Cardinal Spellman High School.

Painting by Jack Yuen | Camo Buck, acrylic on canvas, 30 x 20"

Paintings by Marie-Louise Rouff, Jack Yuen, Billy Hoff, Beth Parker and others. One-off photo prints by Allen Look. New mixed media on paper by Rob Hauck....

Rock Concert for Kids: The Pinkletinks

The library will host a rock concert for kids and families featuring The Pinkletinks. The musicians will be performing a set of classic children's songs in a...

The Nutcracker and the Mouse King Ballet

A delightful "filmed live" adaptation of Tchaikovsky's holiday favorite performed by the Dutch National Ballet. The company is led by international stars...

Christmas in Edgartown: Minnesingers Concert

The Island’s premier high school choral group, the MVRHS Minnesingers, performs a concert of seasonal favorites at the magnificent Old Whaling Church. A...

Artist's Reception: Allen Green

Art photographs on exhibit and for sale by Allen Green - Our Natural World...A Closer Look.

Christmas in Edgartown: Donaroma's Joy to the World

Enjoy a magical stroll through the lights and decor of the season. Donations benefit the Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club.

Christmas in Edgartown: Mytoi Illumination

Experince our Japanese-inspired garden in a new - or many- light(s). Stroll the illuminated tranquility of Mytoi after-dark, warm yourself by the fire, and...

Christmas in Edgartown: Ugly Sweater Patio Party

Trim the tree and sip hot toddies by the fire pit, jump in our festive photo booth and wear your best Ugly Holiday Sweater for the chance to win fun prizes.

Crosslands Annual Christmas Displays

Crosslands annual Christmas displays and light/music show. Tune to 88.5 FM Friday through Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. for a combo show.

Glow Bowling

Join us for fun under the black lights. 21+ after 9 p.m.

Holiday Dinner

During Chirstmas In Edgartown, Bettini Restaurant is offering a prix-fixe dinner along with the regular dinner menu.

Fundraising Dinner: MV Teddy Bear Suite

Woods and MV Teddy Bear Suite have teamed up to raise money for the Boys & Girls Club program - Healthy Happy Happy Kids - by hosting a fundraising dinner....

Art Opening: Daniel Cooney

Get ready to usher in the Roaring 2020s with the exciting art of Daniel Cooney. A passionate teacher and illustrator, Mr. Cooney is currently working on the...

Concert: Kemp Harris

Singer, composer, pianist, actor and entertainer, we welcome Kemp Harris back and the grand piano.

Holiday Party

Christmas music with Rosie Guerin and Sean McMahon at 7 p.m. followed by DJ Ricky Prime and DJ AP at 10 p.m. Food by The GOOD Farm. Raising funds for the...

Saturday, December 14