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Chilmark Potluck Jam – What locals do in the winter

Chilmark Community Center Potluck Jam with over twenty Island musicians. Friday August 3, 6pm. Bring your own food and drink.

Drinks of the week on Martha’s Vineyard

This week we found the Iced Chai Bomb from Mocha Mott's and The Left Bank Martini from Chesca's.

Full film fare this week on Martha’s Vineyard

"Monsieur Lazhar" comes back, "Dolphin Boy" plays at Hebrew Center, "A Cat in Paris" at The FARM Institute, and "Queen of Versailles" in Oak Bluffs.

Reel Picks: More on movies playing on Martha’s Vineyard

Peter Parker/Spider-Man, everyone's hero, in an over-the-top, action-packed feature that easily keeps pace with its early incarnations.

Noteworthy events on Martha’s Vineyard

Gregg Harcourt and Mary Wolverton of KCT Concerts continue to bring world-class acts to Martha's Vineyard.

Always entertaining Built on Stilts begins August 9

The Vineyard dance community will unite at the Union Chapel in Oak Bluffs from August 9 to 12 and 18 to 21 to celebrate the 16th year of Built on Stilts.

Vineyard Arts Project going strong in fifth year

Although it's tucked away, Vineyard Arts Project is a busy percolator for exciting new work that is emerging in the national theater & dance scene.

A playground without walls: Contemporary dance at The Yard

This summer, The Yard celebrates 40 years of dance, mixing in elements of other performance arts such as theater and music.

Second annual Martha’s Vineyard Fashion Week starts Sept. 17

Local designers, boutiques, and models will hit the runway at the second annual Martha's Vineyard Fashion Week, from Sept. 17-22.

Second annual Martha’s Vineyard Jazz Festival

The 2nd annual Martha's Vineyard Jazz Fest is August 4–11.

Martha’s Vineyard will host Harlem Fine Arts Show

A host of artists from the Africa disaspora will bring their work to Oak Bluffs, starting August 9.

New roles for Martha’s Vineyard galleries

Island galleries are finding new ways to reach out into the community.

A growing Vineyard trade: Filmmaking part II

Over the past decade, the art of filmmaking has increasingly revealed itself across the Island.

Jazz art comes to Featherstone on Martha’s Vineyard

Jazz Art is the subject for Featherstone Center's new Martha's Vineyard exhibit.

From beach debris to Washed Ashore collages

On Martha's Vineyard, Old Sculpin Gallery will host a talk on art with a message about beach debris.

Gallery glances on Martha’s Vineyard

On Martha's Vineyard, All-Island Art Show tops off gallery events.

Art pops up in unusual places on Martha’s Vineyard

While Martha's Vineyard's galleries are the mainstay for most art, it appears in hotels, restaurants and music venues,too.

The two styles of Traeger di Pietro, Martha’s Vineyard artist

Impressionist and contemporary are the two styles in which Martha's Vineyard artist Traeger diPietro paints.

Martha’s Vineyard’s Barney Zeitz celebrates 40 years

Mr. Zeitz has the look of one who is in constant motion, as he is when working, particularly when he is talking about his work.