Polynesian vessel Hokule’a visits Martha’s Vineyard

Hokule’a, a replica of an ancient Polynesian double-hulled sailing canoe, is visiting Martha's Vineyard this week on the 19th leg of her three-year Malama...

Nat Lawson performs feats of mentalism

“We’re going to play a game over the phone,” 16-year-old Nat Lawson of Rockport, Maine, said as he prepared to read my mind. And...

War letters humanize history on the Performing Arts Center stage

Updated June 30, 10:30 am.  In a world of social media, emails, and text messaging, Andrew Carroll is one of the few who still seek...

Fourth of July festivities

It’s already Fourth of July weekend, and the Island is preparing for an especially busy Monday packed with celebration. The schedule of events begins...

Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival launches summer season

  The Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival (MVFF) launched its summer season last week, and will continue with a full roster of films and activities through...

Livingston Taylor ‘honored’ to return to Edgartown’s Old Whaling Church

When audience members file into the Old Whaling Church in Edgartown on Saturday, July 2, to see singer-songwriter Livingston Taylor, they can expect to...

‘Vineyard Realism’ spotlighted at Louisa Gould Gallery

  Fans of fish, flowers, and farms will enjoy a stroll through the Louisa Gould Gallery this weekend. The photographer and gallery owner's latest exhibit...

Theater and dance residents find a home at Vineyard Arts Project

Theater and dance aficionados take note: The Vineyard Arts Project (VAP) artist residency in Edgartown is hosting some very exciting New York–based playwrights, directors,...

Spotlight on Artisans: Gwen Nichols

Gwen Nichols, born and raised on the Island, was exposed to the art of wampum at a young age, and has continued her passion...

A Welsh racehorse is a winner at Film Center

“Dark Horse,” a Welsh wonder of a documentary about an unlikely racehorse and the mining-town community that fosters him, opens this weekend at the...

The Field Gallery opens the season with a trio of popular...

  The Field Gallery opened its first show of the season on Sunday, kicking off its summer with sunny weather and fine libations in the...

Harbor View and MVY kick off Summer Porch Concert Series

The Summer Porch Concert Series, hosted by WMVY 88.7 FM on the porch of the Harbor View Hotel, will kick off on Tuesday, July...

Spirituals Choir sings songs of freedom

The Spirituals Choir, under the direction of Jim Thomas, will give an educational performance of authentic U.S. slave songs (dating from 1619 to 1865)...

Island Community Chorus presents summer concert

The Island Community Chorus, celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, will give its annual summer concert this Saturday, July 2, at 8 pm at...

Kayak Quest

Fri, Jul 1st 9:00am-3:30pm

Felix Neck, Edgartown

Grange Exchange

Fri, Jul 1st 9:00am-3:00pm

Grange Hall, West Tisbury

Seashore Discovery

Fri, Jul 1st 10:00am-11:30am

Felix Neck, Edgartown

Toddler Storytime

Fri, Jul 1st 10:30am

Oak Bluffs Library, Oak Bluffs

Cheese Tour and Tasting

Fri, Jul 1st 1:30pm

The Grey Barn and Farm, Chilmark

Grace Church Lobster Rolls

Fri, Jul 1st 4:00pm-7:30pm

Grace Church, Vineyard Haven

Maker Ball Fundraiser

Fri, Jul 1st 6:00pm-9:00pm

Oak Bluffs Library, Oak Bluffs

Music: Mike Benjamin Band

Fri, Jul 1st 6:00pm-7:30pm

The Tabernacle, Oak Bluffs

Theater: Crumbs from the Table of Joy

Fri, Jul 1st 7:30pm

Martha's Vineyard Playhouse, Vineyard Haven

Music: Captain Jacobs Flying Club

Fri, Jul 1st 8:00pm

Alex's Place, YMCA of M.V., Oak Bluffs

Comedy: Paula Poundstone

Fri, Jul 1st 8:00pm

Old Whaling Church, Edgartown