Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Friday, July 12

Vineyard Cup Regatta

Save the date for the 2024 Vineyard Cup Regatta. For a full schedule and registration information, visit https://sailmv.org/vineyard-cup/.

Self Guided Labyrinth Walk

Come with your own intention and see what the labyrinth has to offer you.

MVCMA Yoga Under the Tent

Come join us Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 8 a.m. for Yoga Under the Tent. There are a limited number of mats available to use, so bring your own yoga mat...

Kaiut Yoga

Kaiut Yoga is all about biomechanical health (or said another way, your freedom of movement). It has been designed to work through chronic pain and injuries,...

Access-Able Guided Tour

Our Access-Able program provides an opportunity to explore Felix Neck to those with limited mobility. Led by sanctuary staff on our golf cart, this one-hour...

Freedom Chair: All-Terrain Wheelchair

This all-terrain trail wheelchair allows for independent trail adventures for those that may not otherwise be able to experience a kingfisher flying across...

Island Folk Pottery Sculpture Trail

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

MVAA Art Exhibition: Howells, Cincotta, Dowlin, Pisini

M.V. Art Association members Judith Howells, Eva Cincotta, MB Dowlin, and Victor Pisini are showing their latest work at the Old Sculpin Gallery. Don't...

Pickleball Drop-In: Beginner Level

Two hours of drop-in for beginner-level pickleball players who understand game rules and scoring. No instruction provided. No reservations required.

Pirates Puzzle Escape Room

Play our fun and immersive escape room games and create new memories. Work with your team to solve a series of puzzles in our Jaws or Vineyard Mystery rooms....

Supportive Day Program for 55+

Martha's Vineyard Center for Living hosts in-person programs offering music, art, history, exercise, conversation and socializing. Events take place on...

A Papermaking Sampler

This class introduces pulling and decorating sheets of pulp for paper. Vats of various pigmented and/or natural fibers will be available for you to dip,...

Art in the Stacks Exhibit: Mabelle "Bella" Felipe

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Library are pleased to present an exhibit of floral paintings and other works by local artist, Mabelle “Bella” Felipe, who...

Botanical Spotlight Tour at the Polly Hill Arboretum

Learn more about the Arboretum and its plant collections on guided walks led by PHA staff. These specialized tours are designed to offer an in-depth...

Elizabeth Langer Art Exhibit

Artist Elizabeth Langer's paintings and collages will be on display in the library's program room throughout the month of July. The exhibit will be available...

Exhibit: Clifford: Our Big Red Dog

Come and play with Clifford and Emily Elizabeth! Clifford the Big Red Dog has been delighting readers for over 60 years. This exhibit invites children and...

Exhibit: Eisenstaedt’s Martha’s Vineyard

One of the most respected photojournalists of the 20th century, Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995) captured countless iconic images, from a sailor kissing a...

Frame of Mind

Art Exhibit: Four artists of color offer an empowering experience of dolls, dreams, and divine inspiration. Featuring Janice Frame, Dr. Donald Hilliard Jr.,...

Gay Head Lighthouse

The Gay Head Lighthouse was the first lighthouse constructed on Martha’s Vineyard. In 1799 The Commonwealth of Massachusetts deeded two acres and four rods...

Guided Family Kayak Tours

Join a Felix Neck naturalist for an exploration of Sengekontacket Pond. Paddle the salt marsh and search for pond wildlife. All trips focus on the natural...

Yogi-Jay with one of our Alpaca-Ambassadors, Leonardo!

Enjoy a 45-minute session of relaxing yoga, held in our pastures among our friendly alpaca with our instructor, Jason Mazar-Kelly (YogiJay). Bring your own...

Individualized Instruction

Plein air painting on-site at secluded up-Island locations. Classes include lecture demonstrations, critiques, and individualized instruction. Open to all...

Rev6 Vitality

Rev6 Vitality class is fun, challenging and only 30 minutes. Although seated, we use wobble cushions to challenge the hips and pelvis, plus wobble boards,...

Sailing to Freedom: Maritime Dimensions of the Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad was not limited to land, but included a network of maritime routes along the Atlantic seaboard. This groundbreaking exhibition sheds...

Virtual: Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Martha's Vineyard Center For Living offers a support group for families and caregivers of individuals with dementia memory screening; support, counseling and...

Aerial Yoga

For age 12 and teens: Join us outside this summer for an amazing aerial yoga class with Jen DeLorenzo. Experience yoga in silk yoga hammocks. Registration...

Leonardo & Special Guest on Island Alpaca Walk

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

Photographs from Martha's Vineyard, Paris and Prague

Karel Steiner was born in Prague, in the Czech Republic. He moved to the United States at the age of 16, and later settled in Paris, France. Karel had a...

Old Whaling Church

Step into three centries of Island history guided by Vineyard Preservation Trust educators. Tours begin at the iconic Old Whaling Church and end at the...

Kinder Music with Eugenia

Eugenia, her son Aurelio, and her trusty yellow ukulele are ready to make magical summer music with kids and adults of all ages! Join us for a Kinder Music...

Teen Aerial Yoga

Join us outside this summer for an amazing aerial yoga class with Jen DeLorenzo! Aerial Yoga with Jen DeLorenzo is an invitation for 18 and under to come...

Exhibit: Beaches Show

The Vineyard offers many different beach experiences. Quiet and serene up-Island beaches to joining the early morning bathers at Inkwell Beach. Your choices...

Extended: Shades of Blue Art Show featuring Suzanne Hill and Christie Scheele

The Shades of Blue art show featuring Suzanne Hill and Christie Scheele has been extended.

Friday Kids Crafting

Drop in for a seasonal craft. Enjoy creating with your hands and meet new friends.

Open House

The Martha's Vineyard Center for Living's Open House is the time to sample our program: Island musicians, special guests and other activities. All are invited.

Toddler Time

Come join us for Toddler Time! Ideal for preschool ages but all are welcome. We'll read some great books, sing songs together, and have a great time....

Virtual: Balance Class

On Mondays and Fridays at 11:30 a.m., the West Tisbury Library will host an online Balance Series led by Kanta Lipsky. In this class, we will explore ways to...

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Virtual Event
Exhibit: Rising Up! A Multi-Cultural Celebration of Stitched Fine Art

With guest curator Michele Beasley Maloney. The work displayed in Rising Up! A Multi-Cultural Celebration of Stitched Fine Art is the product of artists...

Recovery Cafe

Members and volunteers cook and put together a wholesome lunch which is provided free to those in the recovery community. Help with prep, cooking and/or...

Rev6 Vitality

Rev6 Vitality class is fun, challenging and only 30 minutes. Although seated, we use wobble cushions to challenge the hips and pelvis, plus wobble boards,...

You Are Alive: Collaborating with Existing Text with Jennifer Tseng

From Jennifer Tseng: You are alive and so is every text you encounter. In this workshop, I’ll tell you a story about my father’s journey to America, the...

Block Printing on Fabric

In this three-hour course for printing on fabrics, we will carve stamps out of linoleum blocks to create images and patterns for fabrics. Please bring...

Leonardo & Special Guest on Island Alpaca Walk

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

Grace Church Lobster Rolls

Best of the Vineyard Lobster Rolls on Fridays from 3 to 6 p.m., curbside pickup only. Our usual menu of lobster containers with two rolls on the side,...

Ice Cream Making on the Farm

Come join us in the farm kitchen to beat the warm weather and whip up your own ice cream! Participants will tackle every step of the ice cream making...

Veggie Sculpture Making (Blue Ribbon Series)

Let's make Veggie Sculptures! Brainstorm and create your own veggie sculpture that you can recreate for the Ag Fair's contest. Free and open to all, no...

Louis Eisner, Alligator Moon, 2024

Winter Street Gallery is pleased to present Persona non grata, a solo exhibition of new paintings and sculptures by Louis Eisner. On view from July 12...

Artists Premiere: Meg Mercer and Brandon Newton

Join North Water Gallery for an artist reception to celebrate an exhibit featuring works by Meg Mercier and Brandon Newton.

Pottery and Glass Art Opening

Please join us for a kiln opening celebaration. Featuring new work by guest artists Calder Martin (glass) and Olin Gannon (clay) alongside new work by Merry...

Generations Picnic

The Generation Picnic began in 2008, this beloved event features family-fun activities, games, DJ tunes, and yummy food and beverages to delight all...

Exhibit Opening Reception: Looking, by Nicholas Grassi

A solo exhibit of landscapes and windows by Nicholas Grassi will open at the Workshop Gallery on Friday, July 12. Join us for an opening reception from 5 to...

Black Homeownership on Martha’s Vineyard: A Special Presentation

Authors Richard Taylor and Thomas Dresser will present a compelling look at the history of Black homeownership on Martha’s Vineyard, drawing from their new...

Live Music: Featherstone Fridays with Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish

On summertime Friday nights, Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish take the stage of the Art Barn at Featherstone Center for the Arts. Enjoy music on the lawn while...

The dancers of La Mezcla performing Ghostly Labor

Ghostly Labor is a high-energy dance and multidisciplinary performance that explores the history of labor in the U.S./Mexico borderlands and the power & joy...

Two gossiping ghosts

A guided walking tour with a lighthearted look at Edgartown's history. You will see elegant houses and historic sites, hear local myths and what really...

Miss Maybelline's Nocturnal Flights Of Fancy

A spirited centenarian and lifelong Oak Bluffs resident forges a friendship with an autistic teenaged neighbor. A stirring, poignant story about one woman’s...

MV Sharks vs. Valley Bluesox

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the Valley Bluesox.

Live Stand-Up Comedy: Tom Cotter with Kerri Louise

Don’t miss the MV Film Center Premiere of America’s Got Talent breakout star, comedian Tom Cotter! Tom has taken the comedy scene by storm since finishing...

Live Music: BlueSwitch Blues Band

Playing 1950s 60s 70s rhythm and blues, jump blues and dancing.

Live Music: Chadwick Stokes 1972

Chadwick Stokes is an accomplished musician and songwriter who grew up on a small farm outside of Boston. A songwriter since early adolescence, his many...

Jaws at the Vineyard's Drive-In at the YMCA

This 1975 summer blockbuster drama was sidrected by Steven Spielberg. Rated PG. Running time: 2 hours, 4 minutes. Gates open at 7:45 p.m.; the film begins...

Friday, July 12