Martha's Vineyard Calendar Events
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Events

Saturday, August 3

Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival 2024

Mark your calendar and plan to attend the 22nd annual Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival! The 2024 festival will take place August 2-10. For...

Self Guided Labyrinth Walk

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

Pickleball Drop-In: Advanced Level

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

Vendor offering local pottery

41st Annual Craft & Artisan Fair at the Tabernacle, celebrating the tradition of hand made items. Shell art, holiday ornaments, knitting/crochet, jewelry,...

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...

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....

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....

Yoga at the MV Museum

Join YogiJay (Jason Mazar-Kelly) of Wholesome MV every week at the Martha's Vineyard Museum for a community-based all-levels yoga class. Classes are...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Open Gallery: Simon Gallery

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

Storytime

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

Exhibit: Delita Martin, Sometimes My Blues Change Color

Please join us for an exhibit of artwork by Delita Martin, a celebrated master printmaker, marking a historic milestone as the inaugural African American...

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.

HBCU Arts Festival

This day of events raises awareness, educates, and honors the legacy of HBCU arts and artists.

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...

Book Talk with Zelda Gamson: Don't Play Like a Girl

Zelda Gamson will give a talk about her newly-released memoir, Don’t Play Like a Girl: A Midcentury Woman Leaps Into Life. During this talk, Zelda will be in...

Art Stroll

All Island artists are welcome to join musicians, artists, and vendors on the street for a festive day. Stroll along the street which is closed for the...

Edgartown Books at The Carnegie: ‘The Movement' by Clara Bingham

Through the captivating individual voices of the people who lived it, The Movement tells the intimate inside story of what it felt like to be at the...

Stanford Summer Reception on Martha's Vineyard

We invite you to join Stanford alumni and friends on the island for our annual summer gathering. We will be joined by and hear from the dean of the School of...

Northeastern University: Black Alumni Weekend on the Vineyard

From Friday, August 2 to Sunday, August 4, join fellow Northeastern black alumni and friends on the Vineyard for a fun-filled weekend of bonding,...

Much Ado About Nothing

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

The Moth Mainstage Live at Trinity Park Tabernacle

Get ready for the perfect summer night! An electrifying evening of stories you love from The Moth live at Martha's Vineyard Tabernacle Join us on Saturday,...

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...

Live Music: Rosie's Ritzy Revue

Rose Guerin leads an incredible show with special guests.

The Vineyard's Drive-In: Shrek

Andrew Adamson and Vicky Jenson directed this animated adventure comedy released in 2001. Running time: 1 hour, 30 minutes. Rated PG. Gates open at 7 p.m.;...

Saturday, August 3