Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Friday, July 5

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...

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...

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...

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...

Family Fishing with Oak Bluffs Library

Meet librarian Jonathan on the Oak Bluffs fishing pier. Equipment and supplies are provided. This drop-in event is intended for kids and their families. No...

First Friday VH Daytime Art Market

Meet and support local Martha's Vineyard artists at our new expanded artist market just a couple minutes' walk off the ferry. Enjoy live music and take-out...

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.,...

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...

MVAA Art Exhibition: London, Kirkpatrick, Brody

M.V. Art Association members Erica Brody, Brian Kirkpatrick, and Steve London are showing their latest work at the Old Sculpin Gallery. Don't forget to join...

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: Double Threshold

Featuring Gertrude Abercrombie, Sam Anderson, Jared Buckhiester, Greg Carideo, Charlotte Edey, Olivia Erlanger, Victoria Gitman, Covey Gong, Camille Henrot,...

Exhibit: Mixed Media and Abstracts Show

Color, composition and texture form the basis of this eclectic show - featuring abstracts in all mediums. Textures that engage you and create an atmosphere...

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.

Reading Frederick Douglass

Each year, Mass Humanities organizes readings of What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?, a speech by the noted abolitionist Frederick Douglass, first...

Shades of Blue

Featuring Christie Scheele oil paintings and Suzanne Hill saggar-fired ceramics.

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
Exhibit: Harriet Bernstein

About Harriet Bernstein, from the artist: "In the 1980’s, I lived in SoHo, NY. It was the big art boom that launched David Salle, Julian Schnable and others...

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...

Live Music Lunch Series

Garde East at Vineyard Haven Marina hosts a Live Music Lunch Series on the waterfront during First Fridays this summer! Take a stroll down Beach Road on...

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...

Exhibit: Art in the Stacks, featuring collage paintings and other works by Gimili Glavin

The Friends of the Vineyard Haven Library are pleased to present an exhibit of collage paintings and other works by Gimili Glavin, on display in the lower...

Exhibit: Out of Paradise

Works by Marion Wilson, Sarah MacCoubrey, Ella Mahoney, Peter Edlund, and David Opdyke will be on display at the Floating Gallery.

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...

Blue Ribbon Series: Kick Off Party!

A free, all ages event with sack races, tug of war, corn husking, touch-a-tractor, corn pool, baby animals, and more! The Blue Ribbon Series is a set of...

Farm Institute Pig Roast

Join us for a family-friendly pig roast and BBQ! Swimming Pig will be on the farm with his custom smoker! We’ll have Katama-raised smoked pork and chicken,...

First Friday VH Carriage Rides

As part of the First Friday VH celebration, there will be free carriage rides provided by Sonnyside Rides from 3 to 5 p.m.! Stop by Union Street and hop on...

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...

Life & Literature: Book Talk with James Jennings

James W. Jennings is a writer, artist, and educator with a BA in English from Emory University in Atlanta, and an MFA from CUNY-Brooklyn College. Originally...

First Friday VH Carriage Rides

Starting at 5pm, Owen Park is the center of the First Friday VH festivities! Enjoy local art, food trucks, live music, non-profit info, yard games, and a...

Live Music: The Jon Bates Band

The Jon Bates Band featuring Steve Riddick and Debbie Major will be playing classic "feel good" music from every era, including rock, soul, jazz, R&B, funk,...

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...

Live Music: The Jon Bates Band

The Jon Bates Band -- featuring Steve Riddick and Debbie Major -- will be playing classic "feel good" music from every era, including rock, soul, jazz, R&B,...

Barbie at the Martha's Vineyard Drive-In at the YMCA

This 2023 film of adventure, comedy and fantasy was directed by Greta Gerwig. Running time: 1 hour, 54 minutes. Rated PG-13. Gates open at 7:45 p.m.; the...

First Friday VH Silent Disco

Our silent disco lead by PathwaysARTS takes place on the beach at Owen Park and ends the First Friday VH activities each month! For July, expect 3 DJs: DJ...

Friday, July 5