Weekly Update – Pre-Thanksgiving events and Island Cup, Nov. 18



Breaking Dawn Release Party: 3:30–5:45 pm, Oak Bluffs Library, Oak Bluffs. Celebrate release of “Twilight” film with trivia, Scene It, games, photo shoot with life-like Edward Cullen, food, prizes. Ages 12+. Free. 508-693-9433.

Benefit Pasta Night: 4:45–6:30 pm, Tisbury School, Vineyard Haven. Lasagna & pasta dinner for Washington DC school trip. Preceeds school play. $10; $5 children; $25 families. To-go options call/text 617-510-3391.

“Chess” The Musical: 7 pm, Performing Arts Center, M.V. Regional High School, Oak Bluffs. Play about romantic triangle between world’s top two chess players. $10; $7 seniors/students.

School Play “Cinderella”: 7 pm, Tisbury School, Vineyard Haven. Featuring 23 7th & 8th graders. $7; $20 families of 4+.

School Play “Beauty and the Beast”: 7 pm, Oak Bluffs School, Oak Bluffs. 1.5 hour musical with student actors. $5. 508-693-0951.

Casino Night: 7:30 pm–12 am, Edgartown Yacht Club, Edgartown. Blackjack, craps, roulette, money wheel; live music; raffle; light supper with Matt Millman’s chili; cash bar. 18+. $10. mvbgclub.org; 508-627-3303.


Island Cup: 7 am, Nantucket High School, Nantucket. 7 am: Steamship leaves from Vineyard Haven. Returning boat leaves Nantucket at 4:15 pm. $30; $20 seniors/students in advance; $30 day of; $100 car and driver must be purchased in advance. 508-693-1033.

The Lion King: 1:30 pm, Capawock Theatre, Vineyard Haven. Benefit for the Island Food Pantry. Bring canned foods or cash donations.

Daybreak Jammers Musicale: 5–6:30 pm, Grace Church, Vineyard Haven. Featuring musicians from Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Daybreak Clubhouse. Free.


Benefit Breakfast: 8:30–10:30 am, Portuguese-American Club, Oak Bluffs. All-you-can-eat. $10; $5. 508-693-9875.

Thanksgiving Community Lunch: 11 am, Vineyard Assembly of God, Vineyard Haven. 508-696-7576.

Kites and Sundaes: 12:30–3:30 pm, Featherstone , Oak Bluffs. Bring your own kites. Ice cream sundaes served. 508-693-1850.


Silent Film Series: 7 pm, West Tisbury Library, West Tisbury.