Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Thursday, July 7

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...

Early Birders

The early bird gets the worm (or fish)! Join Felix Neck birders for a casual walk of the wildlife sanctuary grounds to look for summertime birds. Bug spray...

Walk With Us!

Join us for a walk around East Chop! We'll start at the library's Pacific Avenue entrance at 8:15 a.m. Walk is approximately 4 miles and will take about an...

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...

Guided Arboretum Tour

Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide....

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...

Kayak Quest

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming quest clues (think: treasure hunt!) will help you uncover the story of the...

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...

Stand Up Paddleboard Tours with Kismet Outfitters

Experience the beauty and serenity of the morning on Martha's Vineyard via paddleboard. Call 774-549-5921 or email lars@kismetoutfitters.com to RSVP.

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: Hannah Moore, Reverie

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

Exhibit: Martha's Vineyard Museum A-Z

For nearly one hundred years the Martha’s Vineyard Museum has collected, cared for, and shared artifacts, archives, and artworks that tell the story of this...

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...

Exhibition: Old Sculpin Gallery

Popular Martha's Vineyard Art Association Artists at the Old Sculpin Gallery: Brian Kirkpatrick, Steve London, Valentine, Lynn Hoeft and L.A. Brown.

Farm Tour with Meadow Wagon Ride

Explore the FARM with a guided tour. Ever wondered how many eggs a chicken lays a day? What the cows at the farm like to eat? (Hint: they are 100% grass...

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...

Guided Arboretum Tour

Learn about the history, people, and plants that make Polly Hill Arboretum a special place on one of our daily tours from a knowledgeable volunteer guide....

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,...

Wildlife Encounters

This island is filled with some amazing animals. Who lives here? Are they slimy? Cold-blooded? What makes a reptile a reptile or a bird a bird? We'll answer...

Baby's First Year

Join Kim and other caregivers for a Baby's First Year support group.

Breathing & Stretching Yoga Class

Led by Hallie Brevetti. Classes include 30 minutes dedicated to exploring breathing techniques and 30 minutes dedicated to yoga and stretching using seated...

Camp Ground Walking Tours

The 150-year-old colorful gingerbread cottages are a must-see in Oak Bluffs. Join a guided walking tour through the beautiful grounds of the MVCMA.

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...

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: 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...

Virtual Class: Building Wellness through the Chakras

Join Shanta Gabriel’s new eight-week online class series. Attend one, some, or all sessions. Meets May 19 through July 7. Free and open to the public. Please...

11:30am
Virtual Event
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...

Afternoon Art: Collage

For ages 7+. Led by Tyla Packish. Explore collage with mixed media materials. Bring any photographs, magazines, special papers and/or journals you would like...

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...

Farmer for a Day

Put on your boots and get ready for some fun! Get a glimpse into the life of a farmer with some hands-on farm experience checking in and completing chores...

Exploring Printmaking with Allison Doherty

These one day studio classes will introduce new practices to those who want to try something new, or can be taken to reinvigorate a previously learned skill...

Courtyard Crafts: Literary Monster Diorama

Come make your literary-themed monster diorama at the library or pick up the supplies to make one at home. Dioramas are due by July 15 at 5 p.m. Weather...

Lego Club

For Kids of All Ages. Mega blocks, Duplo Bricks, and Lego Bricks (of course!).

Tony Smalls, Mini Horse

In collaboration with Misty Meadows Equine Learning Center, join the Chilmark Library in welcoming Tony Smalls, Mini Horse on Thursday July 7 at 3:30 p.m....

Artist's Open Studio: Washington Ledesma

Ceramics, Paintings, and interesting conversations with artist Washington Ledesma. Refreshments and art! Enjoy! See washingtonledesmamv.com for recent work.

Henna Tattoos Created by Maple Mehndi

Professional tattoos created by Maple Mehndi, on the lawn at Nomans MV! Cost for designs begins at $25.

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The market makes weekly deliveries as part of Island Grown...

Aquinnah Library Summer Speaker Series: Julia Spiro

Julia Spiro will discuss her new novel Full. Email jmatejcek@clamsnet.org to register

Artist's Open Studio: Rosenfeld Art Studio

Open Studio at Rosenfeld Art Studio, held every Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. Meet the artist, enjoy the atmosphere. RSVP to 917-209-4440.

Evening Paddleboard Tours with Kismet Outfitters

Enjoy the golden hour while exploring the coast of Martha's Vineyard by paddleboard. RSVP by emailing lars@kismetoutfitters.com.

Virtual: MVLA Classics Online Reading Group

Read and Zoom with us! Join a group on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays at 5 p.m. Coming up: The MVLA Virtual Book Group will be reading Persuasion by Jane...

5pm
Virtual Event
Exhibit Opening: Legendary Club, Iconic Murals: Celebrate the Hot Tin Roof at MVM

Join the MV Museum in partnership with WMVY Radio to celebrate our recent installation of Margot Datz’s iconic murals from the Hot Tin Roof. Hear from...

tortillas

Celebrate summer by learning tips and tricks to making the best (inauthentic) Mexican street fare that you can enjoy all year long! This class will feature a...

A Midsummer Night's Dream

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

Exhibit Reception: T.S. Harris

Solo exhibition featuring the work of West Coast artist T.S. Harris. Music by Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish.

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...

Sail MV Seafood Buffet and Auction

Come with your friends to our delicious Seafood Buffet & Auction on scenic Tisbury Wharf on the Vineyard Haven waterfront. Your registration includes an...

Family Night at Felix Neck

Enjoy an evening at the sanctuary with your whole family. See the creatures that call Felix Neck home at night, watch the sunset, take a walk at dusk, and...

Film Screening: Marcel the Shell With Shoes On

In this feature adaptation of a beloved series of animated, mockumentary short films, Marcel is an adorable, one-inch-tall mollusk who lives with his...

Live Music: Vineyard Sound, Weekly Concerts at Federated Church

An a cappella concert starring 10 East Coast college guys who gather on the Vineyard each summer to sing professionally!

Wisdom, Strength, & Beauty

Last class for this round Thursday 10/20, to start over in January. Qabalah, Tarot, spiritual disciplines, personal alchemy: Philosophy & practical psychology.

MV Sharks vs. Mystic Schooners

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the Mystic Schooners.

Nancy Norton: Award-Winning Standup Comedian Live at the Film Center

Award Winning Standup Comedian Live at the Film Center! Hilarious and High energy, intuitive and interactive. (Sometimes just super dorky). Norton tours...

Summer Institute Speaker: Ambassador Dennis Ross

Ambassador Ross opens the Summer Institute's series with a talk entitled "The Middle East After Ukraine." He is the William Davidson Distinguished Fellow at...

Invisible Imprints is winner of numerous awards

Invisible Imprints is an award-winning feature documentary about the experiences of a troupe of nine dancers and three poets from Boston as they toured from...

Live Music: Johnny Hoy and Delanie

Live blues music played by Johnny Hoy and Delanie Pickering.

Live Music: MV Concert Series: Crooked Coast

Unabashedly producing infectious song after song, Crooked Coast distills celebratory summers and bleak winters into a joyful explosion of indie rock riffs,...

Live Music: DJ Ricky Prime

Eclectic, high energy and a funky good time.

Thursday, July 7