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‘Grange Exchange’

The “Grange Exchange,” a multifaceted display of antiques and fine things, continues at the Grange Hall in West Tisbury this Friday, Sept. 2, from 9 am until 3 pm. A variety of Island vendors...

Slip away with a slice

Learn how to “Pioneer Pizza” with the team from Slip Away Farm this Saturday, Sept. 3, from 9 am until 1 pm. This Farm. Field. Sea. event includes a farm tour, pizza making, beverages,...

Free guitar concert

Composer and guitarist Ben Yarmolinsky will perform a free concert of original songs and solos at the Chappaquiddick Community Center this Saturday, Sept. 3, from 5 to 6:30 pm. Mr. Yarmolinsky is known for...

Catch the Monday Night Special at MV Playhouse

The Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse will host its last Monday Night Special of the season this Monday, August 29, at 7:30 pm on the Patricia Neal Stage. The special will be a reading of “Cotton...

Featherstone will celebrate its 20th birthday with a party

Featherstone Center for the Arts is celebrating its 20th birthday this year. The gallery, arts, and event venue will host a birthday party celebration on Sunday, August 28, from 4 to 6 pm. Popular...

Oar and Paddle Regatta will support a healthy Sengekontacket

Paddle for cleaner waters this Sunday, August 28, at the 25th annual Oar and Paddle Regatta. The two-mile competition kicks off from the Sengekontacket side of Little Bridge in Oak Bluffs at 10 am....

Illumination Night is tonight

The Grand Illumination of the Oak Bluffs Campground, also known simply as Illumination Night, is Wednesday, August 17. The iconic gingerbread cottages will be adorned with colorful Chinese and Japanese lanterns, which will be...

'Paper Laterns' Film remembers Hiroshima

The Martha’s Vineyard Film Center will host a special screening of “Paper Lanterns” next Tuesday evening, August 23, at 7:30 pm. “Paper Lanterns” tells the little-known story of 12 American POWs who were killed...

Performance: 'Ladies of the Letters'

On Thursday, August 25, the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center and Martha’s Vineyard Community Services will host Ladies of the Letters, a tell-all conversation with Dow Jones award-winning writer, performer, and lecturer Lee Wolf and...

Musician Phil Cody plays Vineyard dates

California musician Phil Cody will come to the Vineyard next week for a number of intimate Island performances. On Tuesday, August 23, the Cincinnati-born folk-rock singer will headline the WMVY Porch Concert Series from...

Harlem Fine Arts Show features African-inspired art

The Harlem Fine Arts Show kicks off its weekend on Martha’s Vineyard this Thursday, August 11, from 1 until 10 pm at the Harbor View Hotel. The exhibition will continue from 10 am until...

Get the first peep of the Chicken Alley Art and Collectibles Show

The Chicken Alley Thrift Shop Peep Show will take place Friday, August 12, from 5 to 8 pm at the thrift shop on Lagoon Pond Road in Vineyard Haven. This one-night event will feature...

African American Literature and Culture Festival comes to the O.B. library

The Oak Bluffs Public Library will present the first annual African American Literature and Culture Festival this weekend. The three-day event is a celebration of the town’s rich traditions in the African American cultural...

Author Series continues

On Thursday, August 4, Carly Simon will discuss her memoir, “Boys in the Trees,” at the Martha’s Vineyard Book Festival. WMVY radio host Barbara Dacey will interview Ms. Simon. The series continues the following...

Collie Buddz returns

Collie Buddz is coming to the Lampost this Thursday, August 4, for the Island’s first reggae show of the season. The music of this Bermuda dancehall favorite includes many influences of hip-hop and soca....

All-Island Art Show is Monday

Join the Martha’s Vineyard Camp Meeting Association for the annual All-Island Art Show at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs this Monday, August 1. From 10 am to 3 pm, enjoy the beauty and creativity...

You can get anything you want

As part of the 50th anniversary celebration of his song “Alice’s Restaurant,” Arlo Guthrie will visit the Tabernacle on Tuesday, August 2, at 8 pm for a special solo performance. The singer-songwriter and natural-born...

Sunday sounds

The Vineyard Haven Band summer concert series is underway and will continue this Sunday, July 31, at 8 pm. Gather around the gazebo in Ocean Park with family and friends to enjoy sounds from...

Sedaris tells stories

Acclaimed writer and humorist David Sedaris will return to the Island for two performances, on Tuesday, July 26, at the Old Whaling Church in Edgartown, and Wednesday, July 27, at the Martha’s Vineyard Performing...

Author Series kicks off

The Martha’s Vineyard Author Series launches this Thursday, July 21, at the Chilmark Community Center. Geraldine Brooks will speak about her biblical novel, “The Secret Chord,” at 7:30 pm. On Sunday, July 24, Matthew...