Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Saturday, July 16

Exhibit: Photographs by Tim Johnson

The Oak Bluffs location of Mocha Mott's will be featuring photographs taken by Tim Johnson -- known as the Island Light photographer for the Vineyard Gazette...

Morning Yoga with Mollie Doyle

A series bringing consciousness and ease to the body and mind. Class passes sold at the door. If you have any questions you can email Mollie at...

All Levels Vinyasa Power Yoga with Colleen Macsuga

Colleen Macsuga will teach a Vinyasa class that is therapeutic, creative, and powerful. Vinyasa (a practice designed to help you heal while keeping you in...

Chilmark Flea Market

The oldest outdoor flea market venue on the Island! The "Flea" has evolved into a market like no other. High quality hand made items from Vineyard artists...

Climate Solutions Walk and Stroll

Take a self-guided walk around our Turtle Pond loop, learning different ways to take climate action at home and beyond. To provide access for all, we ask...

Gate leading to Sculpture Trail

Created by artists Bill O'Callaghan and Heather Goff, the quarter-mile private trail meanders through a magical landscape populated with whimsical...

Lagoon Pond Association Annual Meeting

Learn what's happening that may affect the future of Lagoon Pond and how you can help. Hear from and ask questions of LPA Board members and town officials. ...

Peaked Hill Yoga

Peaked Hill Yoga is biomechanically based, supporting healing from chronic pain while creating greater range of motion and resetting your nervous system. All...

Poucha Pond Kayak or SUP Rentals

Explore Poucha Pond and the salt marshes of Chappaquiddick by kayak. Launch from Dike Bridge gatehouse. Last boat rental is at 3 p.m. Children 15 and under...

Skeet Shooting Fun Tournament

Prizes awarded to all shooters at all skill levels. Food, refreshments, raffle, door prizes and fu "crazy skeet" targets. Group shoot 5 people to a round,...

West Tisbury Farmers Market

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. Restrooms and parking available. The market is dedicated to...

Honey Bee Hive Tours

Come along shoulder to shoulder with a bee keeper from the family-owned Ginny Bee Honey Farms and explore the secret life of bees. With a small group of just...

East African Dances and Drumming with Godfrey Muwulya

Ugandan-born dance educator, actor, and choreographer Godfrey Muwulya returns to the Island with his high-energy workshops in East African traditional...

Edgartown Lighthouse Tours

The Edgartown Light stands perched at the mouth of the harbor, watching over beachgoers and sailors alike. Today, it seems as though the conical iron tower...

Billy Hoff painting

A Gallery MV collaborates with Featherstone Center for the Arts for a month-long Contemporary Art Pop Up group exhibit, with paintings, photography, mixed...

Exhibit: Art Premiere: Alison Shaw, Heidi Lang and Anne Besse-Shepherd

Premiering works by artists Alison Shaw, Heidi Lang and Anne Besse-Shepherd.

Exhibit: Catboats

Week-long art, artifact and archival photography exhibit honors the legacy of Manuel Swartz Roberts who built over 200 catboats in the the wooden shop that...

Exhibit: Destiny Arianna, Beauty in Remembrance

Beauty in Remembrance is a weaving of works that are reminiscent of the beauty that lies within the act of carrying memories and one's legacy with pride.

Exhibit: Hannah Moore, Reverie

An exhibit of Hannah Moore's recent work in oil, watercolor and ink.

Exhibit: Meg Mercier and Brandon Newton

New exhibit featuring works by artists Meg Mercier and Brandon Newton.

Exhibit: Stan Murphy at 100

Across a career that spanned more than fifty years, Stan Murphy painted an Island in transition. He captured the Vineyard’s fishermen and selectmen and...

Exhibit: The Luminous Worlds of Omar Victor Diop

The astonishing photography of Senegalese artist Omar Victor Diop takes its departure from the tradition of West African studio portrait photography. In...

Farm Visits

Visit Native Earth Teaching Farm for self-guided tours, animal visits, and learning about native plants.

Flying Horses Carousel

Ride the carousel and try to grab the brass ring at the Flying Horses, America's oldest carousel. Since 1884, the Flying Horses Carousel has delighted...

Goat Yoga

Yoga with Goats! Email GoatYogaMV@gmail.com to register.

Learn to Needlepoint!

This class includes everything you need to get started: one hand-painted needlepoint canvas of your choosing, all the threads needed, needles, embroidery...

Open Pottery Studio at Featherstone

This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. Attendees must have basic knowledge and be...

Summer Open Houses at Misty Meadows

Four Summer Open House dates are on the calendar: Saturdays July 2 and 16, and August 6 and 27. Come have some fun and see what Misty is all about.

Summer Pony Rides

Misty Meadows Equine Learning Center offers pony rides on Saturdays throughout the summer. $25 for each 15-minute ride. Register to select your spot.

The Fabulists: Theater for Children

A troupe of adult actors and writers perform witty adaptations and fun new scripts for children on Saturdays during the summer. Perfect for the entire...

Storytime

Join us for energetic, song-filled storytimes! Suggested for ages 0-5. First come, first served.

Coast Guard Storytime

Have you ever wanted to learn more about the Coast Guard and meet members of their team? Come join Mikaela and members of the Menemsha Coast Guard Station...

Salsa Suelta Cubana with Christina Montoya

Back by popular demand! Christina will introduce us to the movements and rhythms of Salsa Suelta Cubana, a form of salsa dancing from Cuba that is danced...

15th Annual Native American Artisan Market

Join us at the Aquinnah Cultural Center on July 16 for the 15th Annual Native American Artisan Market! The Market presents an opportunity to shop from...

Artist's Open Studio: Joan LeLacheur’s Ocean Jewelry

Visit Joan LeLacheur's open studio at 42 Old South Road in Aquinnah to see her Ocean Jewelry for men and women: bracelets, necklaces, earrings pendants,...

Carnegie Tours: Historic Tours of Edgartown

The Carnegie Heritage Center’s Historic Tour is a 60-minute guided walking tour of Edgartown. Learn about the Island’s rich maritime history– from the...

Chilmark Library in-person story time

Join Caroline at the Chilmark Library on Saturdays at 11 a.m. for an in-person story time. This event is free and open to the public but the stories and...

Exhibit: Abstraction

Group exhibition at Knowhere Gallery featuring Martha Mae Jones, Robert Hauck, Sarah Larsen, Wendy Weldon, and Mohamed Yakub.

Exhibit: Alison Shaw Gallery

Fine art prints of Alison's photographs -- new works and old favorites -- are on view in the gallery located in the Oak Bluffs Arts District.

Exhibit: Divine Feminine

Group exhibit at the Center of Knowhere Gallery featuring Andrea Grillo, Daryl Royster Alexander, Marion Wilson, Martha Mae Jones, Stephanie Danforth, and...

Exhibit: Plein Air Show

One chosen vista from each town will be the subjects to be painted This gives all Island artists a chance to shine.

Exhibit: Spring into Summer Show

Memorial Day Group Show: Nick Paciorek, Teek Eaton-Koch, Deborah T. Colter, Mary Parkham, Wooley Dutton, Anne Grandin and Donna Blackburn.

Ruel Gallery

The Ruel Gallery is open for its third season featuring paintings by Colin Ruel. New this season: his one of a kind oyster knives! Also featured is Nettie...

Berry Festival

After a two-year Covid break, we’re back! Join us for the Berry Festival at the First Congregational Church in the center of West Tisbury on July 16 from...

Drop-in Crafts

Stop by the library to do some crafting! We will have Perler beads, slime kits and more.

Exhibit: Connecting the Dots by Kate Feiffer

Kate Feiffer will be having a show of new work themed Connecting the Dots at The MV Film Society’s Feldman Family Artspace from June 20 through July 17, with...

Play with the Past at the Cooke House & Legacy Gardens

Drop by the Cooke House & Legacy Gardens and see how different historically-inspired landscapes vary, chat with a Museum Educator about historical...

Workshop: Oil for Everyone: Beginner’s Oil Painting

Led by visiting artist Lilly Keller. This course is for two types of people: Anyone who has ever wanted to learn oil painting–whether you are a complete...

Exhibit: Contrasting Seasons: Martha's Vineyard Summer and Winter

An exhibit featuring photographs by Michael Johnson. Michael Johnson was born in Harlem and heard his calling to the fine arts at an early age. As a youth...

Exhibit Opening Reception: Reggie Forster, Dena Porter, and Rob Skinnon

Come to the West Tisbury Library for a reception featuring the photography of Reggie Forster, Dena Porter, and Rob Skinnon. This exhibit will be on display...

Mytoi Meander

Discover and explore Mytoi Garden and learn of its Japanese influence. What influences do you see? Why is there such a garden on Chappaquiddick? Led by...

Organic Foraging and Gardening

A guided walk for the recovery community that will focus on organic foraging and gardening. Learn how to identify, harvest and propagate sustainable native...

Visiting Artist Michiko Sakano At Martha's Vineyard Glassworks

Visiting Artist Michiko Sakano joins the team at Marthas Vineyard Glassworks as part of our Visiting Artist Series. From Wednesday July 13 through Saturday...

BioBlitz!

Join BiodiversityWorks and The Nature Conservancy at the Hoft Farm Preserve for a BioBlitz, on Saturday July 16th! We will be working with community members...

Meals in the Meadow

Experience the joy of your local farm, your local food, and your local friends. Join us to celebrate The FARM Institute with a farm-to-table dinner, silent...

Live Music: Vineyard Sound on Saturdays at the Federated Church

Weekly concerts performed by an a cappella ensemble starring 10 East Coast college guys who gather on the Vineyard each summer to sing professionally!

A Midsummer Night's Dream

An outdoor production of Shakespeare's classic tale. Directed by MJ Bruder Munafo.

Exhibit Opening Reception: Bricque Garber

An artist reception, highlighting the collage/mixed media work of Bricque Garber. The new show will include many of Ms. Garber’s favorite themes and images...

Film Screening: In the Company of Rose

The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival presents a special screening of a new documentary, In the Company of Rose. The 7 p.m. screening will be preceded by a 6...

Milokan Live: Cesar Jean-Roni

A fundraising event for The Rhythm of Life's initiative to construct a cultural center in Haiti near the southern city of Les Cayes. Join us on the lawn for...

Jesse Jason / Process: A Collaborative Creation

A daylong art-making event, Process: A Collaborative Creation is facilitated by Jesse Jason, with 12 multi-genre artists to create, build, design, and...

Adele Myers and Dancers: These Women in Space and Time (T.W.I.S.T.)

Adele Myers and Dancers, Inc. (AMD) is a Miami based not-for-profit dance theater company committed to advancing and amplifying female dance artists through...

Live Music: The Stragglers

Old school Island band playing country music. Special guest: Tim Goodman. $10 cover charge.

Live Music: Chatham Baroque

The Art of the Trio. Pittsburgh-based Chatham Baroque returns to Chappaquiddick with an exquisite program including works by Settima, Playford, Bach,...

Steve Sweeney, Townie

Sweeney regales his audiences with stories from his life-long journey, to the backdrop of neighborhoods, the old Boston Theater District, and other landmarks.

The Nadlers: Straight from the Tap!

The father and son comedy team of Marty and Charlie Nadler are back with a new show, new jokes and a new twist: an entire evening of father and son stand-up...

The Vineyard's Drive-In: BlacKKKlansman

It’s the early 1970s. Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) is the first African-American police officer and detective to serve in the Colorado Springs...

MV Concert Series: Paula Poundstone

Paula Poundstone is known for her smart, observational humor and a spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend. Time magazine, in the March 2020...

Saturday, July 16