Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Thursday, July 25

Self Guided Labyrinth Walk

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

Virtual: Kripalu Flow Yoga

All levels Kripalu flow focused on soothing the nervous system through a combination of movement, breathwork and meditation. This class is accessible to all...

7:30am
Virtual Event
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...

Team work!

Youht Basketall clinic for boys and girls focusing on skill development for ball handeling, shooting, passing, including the dual importance of physical and...

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...

Exhibit: Looking, by Nicholas Grassi

A solo exhibit of landscapes and windows by Nicholas Grassi will be on display at the Workshop Gallery from July 13 through 27. Hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on...

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...

Friends of the West Tisbury Library Annual Book Sale

Come to the 64th annual Friends of the West Tisbury Library Book Sale! Held at the West Tisbury School, we’ll again be in the beautiful white tent in the...

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...

Kids Do Dance Session 2

Our popular dance program for youth ages 6-12. Developed by Deborah Damast, longtime Islander, Yard artist, and director of dance education at New York...

Pickleball Drop-In:  Intermediate Level

Two hours of drop-in for intermediate-level players. 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....

Polly Hill Arboretum Tour

Guided by expert volunteers, participants learn about the history, plant collections and current endeavors of the 72-acre hostorical and horticultural West...

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...

IGI Farm Tours

Come see the IGI farm in action and learn about regenerative agriculture, climate forward growing practices, the community garden, and more.

Slough Farm Tour

Experience Slough Farm! Join us for a guided tour where you'll learn about our sustainable farming practices, the many programs we offer and our commitment...

Edgartown Garden Stroll Poster you will see around the Island!

The Edgartown Garden Stroll will take place on Thursday, July 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine. Along the way, attendees will visit five private...

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...

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: 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...

Flying Horses Carousel

Ride the carousel and try to grab the brass ring at the Flying Horses, America's oldest carousel.

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...

Old Sculpin Gallery Celebrates 70 Years!  Special Member Exhibit

The Old Sculpin Gallery celebrates 70 years with a special exhibition: From Carpentry to Artistry: How a boat builder launched the Island’s first non-profit...

Permanent Jewelry Pop-Up! with Forever MV

Visit Forever MV at the Artisans Festival. We specialize in creating permanent and handcrafted jewelry that celebrates the magic of Martha’s Vineyard. We...

Photography Exhibit: BeFlowered by Libby Ellis at The Carnegie

Fresh from participating in a group exhibit at Saatchi Gallery in London, Libby Ellis’s new series of contemplative black-and-white photographic portraits of...

Play Kitchen & Store

Come enjoy watching your children be creative and solve problems! Play is the primary way children learn and express themselves. For ages 2 to 6. Drop in...

Polly Hill Arboretum Tour

Guided by expert volunteers, participants learn about the history, plant collections and current endeavors of the 72-acre hostorical and horticultural West...

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...

Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival

When you visit our summer shows you are buying local fine art and crafts completely hand-made by Islanders.

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'llanswer...

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...

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...

Virtual: Art History Series: Parisian Cafes and Impressionist Painting

Impressionist artists are celebrated for their beautiful depictions of nature, but they also frequented the cafes, bars and nightclubs of Paris and captured...

10:30am
Virtual Event
Yoga For All With Christopher Simms

Christopher Sims, who has long given the gift of his Yoga teachings to the Inkwell Beach for many summers, has graciously offered his practice to our patrons...

Yoga In Recovery

Vinyasa yoga, free for those in or adjacent to recovery. Mats provided.

Moving Stories Creative Movement for Kids

An untraditional storytime with creative movement and dance for kids, presented by Claire Page!

A.I.M by Kyle Abraham dancers posing together.

A.I.M by Kyle Abraham Movement Workshops emphasize four of the company’s core movement values: exploration, musicality, abandonment, and intuition. The...

Anime Club!

For tweens/teens entering grades 6-9. Come by to watch and draw anime. We'll have our manga collection available and plenty of Japanese snacks!

Aquinnah Cultural Center - Wampanoag History Museum

Dive into the Past, Embrace the Present, and Celebrate the Future. Join us at the Aquinnah Cultural Center's Wampanoag History Museum for an immersive...

Exhibit: Our Natural World Show

Vineyard artists explore the flora and fauna that inhabit this island. From osprey and crows to mollusks and furry four-legged critters. An exhibit opening...

Family Yoga

Nurture your family's mind, body, and spirit in a supportive and fun environment. So come join us, as we breathe, stretch, and grow together. Free and open...

Certified Therapy Dog Visit: Meet Buster!

Families, children, and all ages are invited to the West Tisbury Library to meet Buster, certified therapy dog and member of the national organization,...

Recovery Dharma

Recovery Dharma offers a trauma-informed, empowered approach to recovery based on Buddhist principles. Our program is peer-led and non-theistic.

Farmer for a Day at TFI

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...

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The Market has three weekly stops, as part of IGI’s mission to...

Kismet Outfitters Weekly Board Demos

Each Thursday, Kismet Outfitters will have a live paddle boards demo station set up at the Edgartown Lighthouse. This is the perfect oppurtunity to get out...

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...

Lego and Magna-tile Club

When playing with toys for building things, children learn while having fun. Creativity, problem solving, spatial reasoning and teamwork are skills your...

Opera Appreciation Lecture Series with Susan Grunthal

Join opera lover, singer, and educator Susan Grunthal for this lecture series delving into the fascinating history and music behind four operas, all...

Book Talk with Susan Suleiman: István Szabó

Author Susan Suleiman will discuss her newly released book, István Szabó: Filmmaker of Existential Choices. Books will be available for purchase and signing....

Lawns & Order

A talk on the benefits of permeable reactive barriers with Jessica C. Thomas, PhD candidate at UMass Dartmouth, School of Marine Biology, followed by a...

IGI Mobile Market

The Mobile Market is a truck stocked with reduced-price fresh, locally grown produce and eggs. The Market has three weekly stops, as part of IGI’s mission to...

Teen Escape Room

While enjoying pizza, become a spy in this crime-solving interactive game. Solve layers of clues. Pre-registration required.

Water Tasting by the Sea!

Join us for a spectacular evening to benefit Vineyard House at one of the Island's most iconic properties. Our generous hosts, Michael and Karen Clemmey,...

Cheese Tasting and Board Building with MV Cheesery

Join Morgen of MV Cheesery as she shares tips and tricks for creating your own cheese board at home! Each participant will have an opportunity to taste a a...

Black Dog Trivia Night

Prizes for the top three-placing teams. Maximum team size: six players. Email abattistini@theblackdog.com to reserve your table. Dinner specials and fall...

Evening Pickleball Drop-In: Advanced Level

Two hours of drop-in for advanced players. No reservations required.

Bodhi Path MV Meditation Hall

Bodhi Path of M.V. has group meditation on Sundays from 10 to 11 a.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 7 p.m. If you are new to meditation, you're...

Much Ado About Nothing

Martha's Vineyard Playhouse presents its annual outdoor Shakespeare production. Directed by Mac Young.

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...

Play Magic: The Gathering

Magic the Gathering has grown! Join the weekly Magic: The Gathering group on Thursdays around 7 p.m.! Drop in for some fun, plus meet new friends who love to...

MV Sharks vs. Mystic Schooners

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

Comedy with TBD Improv

Hands down, the funniest improv show on the Island. Unscripted and spontaneous, Vineyard-based improvisers from NYC, Chicago, Philadelphia, and beyond,...

Live from the Grange: Lexie Roth

Preceded by a performance by Gabi Silveira. Our monthly music series is back with Lexie Roth. A musician, actress, and chef from Northern Westchester, New...

Summer Institute Speaker: David Wallace-Wells

David Wallace-Wells speaks on "Our Uncertain Future." He is a writer for New York Times Opinion, a columnist for The New York Times Magazine, and the author...

Live Music: BlueSwitch Blues Band

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

Thursday, July 25