Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Saturday, July 27

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...

Permanent Jewelry Pop-Up! with Forever MV

Come see how Forever MV, uses a mini-weld to create their permanent jewelry designs. make memories that celebrate the magic of Martha’s Vineyard! From chains...

Self Guided Labyrinth Walk

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

Beach BeFrienders Beach Cleanup

Beach BeFrienders is a collaboration between the Vineyard Conservation Society, Island libraries, Island DWPs, and the MV Refuse District, and is dedicated...

Pickleball Drop-In: Advanced Level

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

Chilmark Flea Market

The oldest outdoor flea market venue on the Island! The "Flea" has evolved into a market like no other. High quality handmade items from Vineyard artists and...

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...

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...

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,...

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....

Quahogging Clamming 101

Come learn to clam with Oak Bluffs Shellfish Warden Donovan McElligatt. Learn about the biodiversity of marine life in our waters, information about...

Vinyasa Power Yoga (all levels)

A Vinyasa class that is therapeutic, creative, and powerful. Vinyasa (a practice designed to help you heal while keeping you in peak physical shape)...

West Tisbury Farmers' Market

Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. Restrooms and free parking available. No dogs allowed. No smoking....

Barnyard Buddies

Spend your Saturday morning exploring the farm and meeting our friendly animals in this program for families! Some examples of activities could be egg...

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...

Rebecca Gilbert at Native Earth Teaching Farm

Tours, animal visits (including baby goats!), community garden and nature exploration. Find all sorts of lovely farm animals, some of whom you're even...

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...

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.

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...

Silver (Cloisonné) and Copper Enameling Workshops

Enameling is an ancient art form applying powdered glass to metal and firing it to fusing in a kiln or with a torch. Learn to sift, stencil, stamp and...

The Fabulists: Theater for Children

A troupe of adult actors and writers perform witty adaptations and fun new scripts for children on Saturdays during the summer. Perfect for the entire...

Baby and Toddler Storytime!

Bring your babies and toddlers to a play-based storytime geared especially for them. Great space for play afterwards! Tummy time for our smallest pals and...

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...

Summer Music with Maryse

Join us for a special kid's music class at the West Tisbury Library. Instruments will be provided, but feel free to bring your own as well!

Tumble Time Storytime

Come join us for some stories followed by tumble playtime on our soft big blocks and tunnels! Best for age 0-3.

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...

Author Book Signing: The Worm Family Has Its Picture Taken, by Jennifer Frank

Worms don't take good family photos, do they? Find out in this hilarious picture book from a Caldecott Honor illustrator and debut author about a young worm...

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...

Kara Taylor Gallery

Featuring oil paintings and mixed media work by Kara Taylor with occasional pop-up guest artists. The outdoor meadow features site specific works: Stone...

Open Gallery: Simon Gallery

Featuring Peter Simon Photography and Ronni Simon Designs. Almost everything on sale!

Sonic Flow Writing Workshop

Join us for an immersive, interactive, and intentional writing experience and meditative sound journey guiding you into free-flow writing. Anna Marden, owner...

Storytime

Come join us for classic and contemporary storybook read-alouds, as well as songs and games! Ideal for ages 3 to 6.

The Woman From Michigan

Come meet Gov. Gretchen Whitmer over a light lunch to discuss the political priorities of her progressive PAC during her visit to Martha's Vineyard.

Exhibit: Paintings by Allen Whiting

Paintings by Allen Whiting on view at the Davis House Gallery. New work be mixed with surprises from the past.

Aerial Yoga

Come lift yourself in the air and build a new relationship to earth’s gravity in this class taught by On The Same Breath’s Jen DeLorenzo. The Oak Bluffs...

Mah Jong

Drop in for a pick-up game of Mahjong on Saturday afternoons this summer! No instruction provided, so best for experienced players. Please bring your...

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...

Children's Dance Class

Join us for a children's creative dance class with Claire Page. Claire will guide the group through different motor skills and coordination activities, as...

Piano Music for Meditation with David Rhoderick

In the mood for some musical relaxation? Sit back and unwind at this live performance by pianist and musicologist David Rhoderick. Serene piano melodies...

Family Pinkletink Concert

Families are invited to the West Tisbury Library's porch and backyard to see the Island’s popular kid rock band, the Pinkletinks. They’ll perform classic...

Author Talk: Gov Gretchen Whitmer - True Gretch

Gretchen Whitmer is the trailblazing governor of Michigan, recognized for her leadership during challenging times and efforts to improve infrastructure and...

Edgartown Books at The Carnegie: Journey to the Inner Light by Terri Potts-Chattaway

Journey to the Inner Light is the story of Jay Chattaway, the Emmy Award-winning composer behind the scores of hundreds of beloved Star Trek television...

Fisk University Virtual Art Collection Tour

Fiskites, Alumni, and Friends! You’re invited to a networking reception on Martha’s Vineyard with Jamaal Sheats, associate provost of art and culture and...

How Healthcare Can Be More Human: Lessons from Trauma-Informed Care

The Arnold P. Gold Foundation is delighted to host Dr. Sadie Elisseou, a national expert in humanistic care, a Harvard Medical School instructor, and a...

Savor the Moment: Della Hardman Day

Join the annual celebration. Free and open to the public.

Artist Reception featuring Peter Batchelder and Paul Beebe

Artist reception featuring popular painters Peter Batchelder and Paul Beebe.

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...

Film Screening: I Love You Forever

This 2024 comedy is directed by Cazzie David and Elisa Kalani and has a running time of 1 hour, 29 minutes. The screening will be followed by a discussion...

The Lion King at the Vineyard's Drive-In at the YMCA

Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff directed this animated adventure drama released in the U.S. in 1994. Running time: 1 hour, 28 minutes. Rated G. Gates open at...

Saturday, July 27