Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Friday, July 26

2024 Martha's Vineyard Open

The Martha's Vineyard Open Tennis Tournament, taking place from July 26-28 at the Farm Neck Golf Club, has proudly supported the Martha's Vineyard Cancer...

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...

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: 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...

High Shrinkage Sculptural Papermaking

Learn to work with the unique properties of highly beaten abaca or flax fibers which will shrink to create strong sculptural vessels. You will learn to pull...

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...

Drumming for Grownups

An introduction to traditioanl ensemblel rhythms from Africa, Haiti, Cuba and Brazil. No experience necessary! Experienced players welcome! Bring a drum...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Yogapalooza

Fun with yoga, mindfulness, music and a story. Join friends at the Oak Bluffs Public Library and have fun moving through yoga poses. For ages 5-10 years old.

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...

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...

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...

Charly Palmer Book Reading and Signing

Charly Palmer coined the phrase “Art should change the temperature in a room.” And for more than 30 years, his art has done just that. In every painting, Mr....

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...

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...

11:30am
Virtual Event
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,...

Ukulele Jam

Come join the Ukulele Jam at the West Tisbury Library! The Ukulele Jam is a group who likes to make music, sing and have a great time. Ukulele Jam formed...

Intro to Screen Printing

In this four-hour intro course we will focus on the basics of traditional screen print process, as well as watercolor screen print and relief under-printing...

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...

Flower Arranging (Blue Ribbon Series)

Let's make Flower Arrangements in ​teacups and small vases! Brainstorm and create a flower arrangement that you can enter into the Ag Fair's contest. The...

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...

Artists Premiere: Jim Holland and Carol Maguire

Join North Water Gallery for an artist reception to celebrate an exhibit featuring works by Jim Holland and Carol Maguire.

Much Ado About Nothing

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

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 A.I.M by Kyle Abraham in a pose together.

A.I.M by Kyle Abraham will present a mixed repertory including "If I Were A Love Song," a series of poetic vignettes set to some of Nina Simone’s most...

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...

Wendy Benchley and the Legacy of Jaws

Wendy Benchley, renowned public speaker and ocean conservation advocate will share stories about Peter Benchley’s literary legacy. Benchley will discuss...

MV Sharks vs. Newport Gulls

Enjoy the Island's own collegiate summer baseball team as they take on the Newport Gulls.

AND DON GROOVER!

Join Mike Mok, Don Groover, Tauras Biskis and Joe Berger for a rock and roll show at the P.A. Club. Live music! Dancing! Fun!

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

This classic American film released in 1942 was directed by Michael Curtiz. Running time: 1 hour, 42 minutes. Rated PG. Gates open at 7:30 p.m.; the film...

Friday, July 26