Featured Events

Moving Free Music by Wendy Taucher

Moving Free Music by Wendy Taucher 8/31 8:00am

Classes & Instruction

Moving Free Music is an hour-long spiritual dance party designed for adults to supplement their yoga and fitness routine. The class meets every morning from...

Spindrift Studios  
End of Summer Before School Vacation Camp

End of Summer Before School Vacation Camp 8/31 9:00am

Kids

For that week inbetween other camps ending and school starting. Registration deadline is Friday, August 28.

YMCA of Martha's Vineyard  
Kayak Quest

Kayak Quest 8/31 9:00am

Outdoors

Enjoy Sengekontacket Pond at your own pace on this self-guided tour. Rhyming “quest” clues (think treasure hunt) will help you uncover the story of the...

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary  
Lanny McDowell Paintings

Lanny McDowell Paintings 8/31 9:00am

Arts & Artisans

The offices of MVTV host a one-man art show for the entire month of August and September. The painter is Lanny McDowell and the paintings on display date...

Martha's Vineyard Community Television  
Oak Bluffs Walking Tour

Oak Bluffs Walking Tour 8/31 9:00am

Outdoors, Guided Tours

Entertaining walk around this quaint and colorful town. Visit the popular Gingerbread Cottages, Union Chapel, Ocean Park and the Flying Horses. Reservations...

Tourist Information Booth  
 African American Cultural Festival

African American Cultural Festival 8/31 10:00am

Outdoors, Festivals, Community

Vendors, dancing, lectures and more. Sponsored by The Cottagers of Martha's Vineyard.

Cottagers Corner Park  
Botox/Filler Party

Botox/Filler Party 8/31 10:00am

In partnership with SkinMD. Dr. Flashner brings extensive experience in noninvasive aesthetic treatment along with Ann Balducci, RN, who is considered a...

Treat Yourself Multi-Service Salon  
Quilts and Crafts from Haiti

Quilts and Crafts from Haiti 8/31 10:00am

Arts & Artisans

A selection of original art quilts and unique handmade crafts and jewelry from Haiti will be on sale at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury. This event is...

Grange Hall  
Seashore Discovery

Seashore Discovery 8/31 10:00am

Classes & Instruction, Kids, Outdoors

Meet amazing creatures of the sea. Take a short walk through the forest to a protected beach where you will explore shallow waters with dip nets and use a...

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary  
Visit Edgartown Lighthouse

Visit Edgartown Lighthouse 8/31 10:00am

Offering sweeping views of Edgartown harbor, the Lighthouse, which was renovated in 2007, showcases a new staircase to the lantern room. This is a...

Edgartown Lighthouse  
Wildlife Discovery Kayak Tour at Cape Pogue

Wildlife Discovery Kayak Tour at Cape Pogue 8/31 10:00am

Outdoors, Guided Tours

Cape Pogue and Wasque are home to a variety of wildlife. A Trustees naturalist will guide you as you explore the beauty of the salt water world from the...

Cape Poge Wildlife Refuge  
Creature Feature

Creature Feature 8/31 10:30am

Outdoors, Kids

Parent/child program that offers young naturalists an up-close look at native animals of Martha's Vineyard. Programs combine a story, a craft, and a look at...

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary  
Kayak & Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals

Kayak & Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals 8/31 10:30am

Outdoors

Discover the tranquil waters and natural history of Long Point as you paddle through Long Cove Pond on a self-guided tour. Rentals are available on the...

Long Point Wildlife Refuge  
Storytime: Mother Goose on the Loose

Storytime: Mother Goose on the Loose 8/31 10:30am

Kids

An interactive story time for ages 0-3.

West Tisbury Public Library  
Federated Church Tour

Federated Church Tour 8/31 11:00am

Guided Tours

Designed by Frederick Baylies Jr., and built in 1828, this was the fifth meetinghouse of the First Congregational Church of Martha’s Vineyard. Later, Mr....

Federated Church  
Sail General Patton's 1939 Wooden Schooner

Sail General Patton's 1939 Wooden Schooner 8/31 11:00am

Outdoors

Enjoy a light luncheon daysail on board this beautifully restored classic yacht. Built in 1939 for General George Patton to sail around the world When and If...

Vineyard Haven Harbor  
Beginning Drawing

Beginning Drawing 8/31 1:00pm

Arts & Artisans

Nancy will accept all levels of expertise from beginners on. There is individual help with all the elements and principles of design and drawing. This is a...

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Edible Container Garden

Edible Container Garden 8/31 1:00pm

Classes & Instruction

Drop in any time to work with Melinda Rabbitt DeFeo, horticulture educator for the Edgartown School, on making live container gardens for vegetables.

Edgartown Public Library  
TEDxMartha's Vineyard 2015

TEDxMartha's Vineyard 2015 8/31 1:00pm

Speaker/Panel

Featuring intimate talks by world-class speakers.

Martha's Vineyard Performing Arts Center  
Open Printmaking

Open Printmaking 8/31 1:30pm

Arts & Artisans

For the experienced printmaker, who wants dedicated time to create. Work on your own projects in the printmaking studio.

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Tank Time

Tank Time 8/31 1:30pm

Classes & Instruction, Kids

It's feeding time at Felix Neck. Learn about the turtles, frogs, and salt water animals that live in our Discovery Room.

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary, Discovery Room  
Reception for Jill Dugas Hughes and Lisa Sherman

Reception for Jill Dugas Hughes and Lisa Sherman 8/31 2:00pm

Open House, Community

Join the Trustees, staff and friends of the Edgartown Library in wishing outgoing library director, Jill Dugas Hughes, all the best, and in welcoming new...

Edgartown Public Library  
Sunset Sail on the Schooner When and If

Sunset Sail on the Schooner When and If 8/31 4:30pm

Outdoors

Enjoy a spectacular sunset on board this beautifully restored classic yacht. Built in 1939 for General George Patton to sail around the world When and If I...

Vineyard Haven Harbor  
Island Food Pantry Closed

Island Food Pantry Closed 8/31 5:00pm

Community

Island Food Pantry is closed. Please call if there is emergency need for food in the summer months.

United Methodist Church  
Open Dark Room

Open Dark Room 8/31 7:00pm

Arts & Artisans, Classes & Instruction

With Michael Johnson. No registration necessary.

Featherstone Center for the Arts  
Sustainable Vineyard Documentary Screening

Sustainable Vineyard Documentary Screening 8/31 7:00pm

Film

Award-Winning documentary filmmakers Liz Witham and Ken Wentworth are excited to announce the screening of 3 short documentaries from their Sustainable...

West Tisbury Public Library  
Film: Wild & Precious

Film: Wild & Precious 8/31 7:30pm

Film

Wild & Precious is a theatrical memoir celebrating the life of Steve Cadwell, a gay man who grew up in rural Vermont.

Martha's Vineyard Film Center