Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Sunday, July 31

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...

Yoga with YogiJay

YogiJay leads this Sunday morning class at the Chappy Community Center.

Chappy Tennis Tournament

The annual Chappy Tennis Tournament takes place Saturday July 30 and Sunday July 31. Matches will be held on courts across Chappy, including the community...

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...

Oak Bluffs Open Market

Enjoy Sundays in Oak Bluffs near the harbor by shopping for Island-grown produce, specialty foods, arts, crafts, handmade jewelry and vintage finds. ...

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...

Islanders Write: Wake Up and Write!

Led by Judith Hannan. Essayist, author, and workshop leader Judith Hannan will lead participants in a series of quick writing prompts to encourage free...

Sunday Services at The MVCMA Tabernacle

MVCMA services are held 9:30 a.m. on Sundays in July and August. ​Services are interdenominational and all are welcome. A LIVE stream is also available on...

 Sunday Service with Featured Speaker Rev. Arthur Jones

With featured speaker Reverend Arthur Jones. Union Chapel Sunday services will be held in-person and virtually for the 2022 season.

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...

Exhibit: Andrew Moore, Through the Seasons

An exhibit of recent work in oil, watercolor and pencil. The exhibit will be on view through August 31.

Exhibit: Let's Dance! 50 Years of The Yard

In 1973, choreographer Patricia N. Nanon had an idea: a colony for performing artists, nestled in the hills of Chilmark, devoted to providing the time,...

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: They Planted the Seeds: Creating Jewish Community on Martha’s Vineyard

This exhibition traces the Jewish community on the Island from its beginnings just after 1900, through the formation of the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center...

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...

Gay Head Lighthouse

Experience the history of the Gay Head Lighthouse at the Island's westernmost point and the first lighthouse constructed on Martha's Vineyard. Admission is...

Reverend Rob Hardies

Some of us have come to the sea for the summer — for rest, play and renewal. Others of us have been here a lifetime. Whether we’re daytrippers, weekenders,...

Long Cove Kayak & SUP Rentals

Discover the waters and natural history of Long Cove Pond as you paddle about on a self-guided tour. Rentals are available on the western side of Long Cove...

Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival

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,...

MVBLM Logo

MVBLM Weekly Sunday Vigil Please join MVBLM every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for a vigil honoring Black and Indigenous people harmed by police and/or the criminal...

Getting ready!

Walking with alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle yhry truly are. A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics of...

Book Signing: Jennifer Blecher, Camp Famous

The Princess Diaries meets Harriet the Spy when Abby—the most ordinary girl in the world—finds herself undercover at a summer camp for famous kids. From...

Exhibit Opening: Jeanne Staples, Cindy Kane, Ross Coppelman and David Wallis

New exhibit featuring works by Jeanne Staples, Cindy Kane, Ross Coppelman and David Wallis.

Exhibit: Arrivals, Christie Scheele Solo Show

Louisa Gould says “Christie’s paintings are meditative and contemplative gems for your wall. Christie creates a soft-landing place for the viewer to breath,...

Exhibit: Sculpture and Textile Show

This show will celebrate the many Island artists who work in fabric, weave and create art using all elements.

Exhibit: Small Works Show

New small works by gallery artists under $1,000: Ann Mallory, Doug Henry, Timothy Gillespie, Donna Blackburn, Suzanne Hill, Ann Rohzon, Rebecca Everett and...

Exhibit: Summer by the Sea Show

New works by Gallery Artists: Paul Beebe, Peter Batchelder, Wooley Dutton, Rick Fleury, Kate Huntington, Larry Johnston, Sean Roach, Jack Yuen and David...

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...

Islanders Write: Sequels and Prequels: Revisiting Characters

Featuring E. Lockhart, Nicole Galland, Gregory Mone, and Jennifer Smith Turner.

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...

Sam McKinniss, Lobster Dinner, 2022

Discover contemporary visions of the sea in this new exhibition opening Saturday at Winter Street Gallery. Ranging from depictions of beach-dwelling snails...

Exhibit: Washington Ledesma, Marston Clough, Gail Rodney, Nancy Beams and Sheila M. Fane

Popular Martha's Vineyard Art Association artists at the Old Sculpin Gallery: Washington Ledesma, Marston Clough, Gail Rodney, Nancy Beams, and Sheila M....

Friends of the West Tisbury Library Book Sale

The annual Friends of the West Tisbury Library Book Sale will be back but in a different format, location and schedule. For those who wish to continue...

Member Meeting

The Red House PRSC will hold a member meeting. Join in person or virtually.

Islanders Write: Pitch Panel: Book Projects Pitched In Front Of A Live Audience

Editor Gretchen Young, agent Rosemary Stimola, novelist John Hough, Jr., and publishing Eexecutive Torrey Oberfest will critique live book pitches.

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.

Indigo Vat Natural Dye Class

Bring something to dye indigo blue for our natural dyes weekly workshop! We will have some white goods for sale. Just watching is fine too!

​Hand Building Dinnerware Set with Sabrina Kuchta

In this four-week course students will use slab, pinching and/or coiling techniques to create a dinnerware set including: a dessert plate, dinner plate, soup...

Islanders Write: Writing Your Grief: There’s Been So Much Grieving, But How Do You Write About Grief?

Featuring Nancy Slonim Aronie, Merissa Nathan Gerson, and Elizabeth Benedict.

Book Signing: Jennifer Blecher, Camp Famous

The Princess Diaries meets Harriet the Spy when Abby—the most ordinary girl in the world—finds herself undercover at a summer camp for famous kids. From...

Exhibit: The Gretchen V. Feldman Collection

Open during MV Film Center hours, this exhibit showcasese the work of Gretchen Feldman. Gretchen Feldman, a former textile conservator, was born in 1934 in...

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...

Exhibit Open House: The Color of Love, Works by Gretchen V. Feldman

Open House for The Color of Love, works by Gretchen V. Feldman at the Martha's Vineyard Film Center. The exhibit will be on view July 22 to August 14 during...

Exhibit Opening Reception: Old Sculpin Gallery

Meet popular Martha's Vineyard Art Association Artists at the Old Sculpin Gallery: Washington Ledesma, Marston Clough, Gail Rodney, Nancy Beams and Sheila M....

Vineyard Haven Band Summer Concerts at Ocean Park

Join the Vineyard Haven Band for its much-loved tradition of outdoor summer concerts! All are free and open to the public. Established in 1868, the...

Live Music: Holy Rock and Roll Revival

Brothers Sean and Griffin McMahon provide music and comic relief at this feel-good performance.

MV Concert Series: Ani DiFranco

The transcendent new album from Ani Di Franco, Revolutionary Love (out January 29, 2021), marks the latest proof of one of her most powerful gifts as an...

MV Concert Series: Jon Zeeman featuring The Jaywalkers

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Sunday, July 31