💋 Weekend Update: 2/9-2/11 - Events on Martha's Vineyard
valentines highlights, gallery opening, wings and some dancing
Happy V-Day and SuperBowl Weekend, MV!
As part of my off-season cleanup, I’m updating my travel articles with accurate information for the 2024 season. I’ve chosen not to send these to your inbox but publish them live to the site instead. I’ll keep chipping away at these as new season opening/closing dates and rates are released. We hate outdated info! If you’re interested, I’ve linked the two that I recently published here:
What To Do This Weekend
The Friday Reset at MV Museum, 5-8pm
Join Martha's Vinyeard Museum each Friday this winter for an evening of board games, crafts, puzzles, light bites, and a special featured activity each week. Whether you're crafting, playing games, or enjoying live performances, there's a way for everyone to unwind. Savor a complimentary light bite and beverage, immerse yourself in our exhibitions, and maybe even win a prize!
Featured Activity for Feb. 9: live music!
Fundraising Auction for Edgartown School Eighth Grade at PA Club, 6-8p
Join the Edgartown School for a silent auction raising funds for the eighth grade class trip to New York and Philadelphia!
Second Saturdays with Strong Martha at Oak Bluffs Library, 12:00p
We Got a Love Gallery Opening at Miner Family Gallery, 12-4p
We Got a Love Artist Pop-Up (12-4p) Electrify your senses at Miner Family Gallery's latest pop-up: We Got a Love. Join us on February 10 from 12 to 4 p.m. for a delightful afternoon of bubbles, shopping, and immersing yourself in the unique creations of local artists! Don't miss out on getting zapped with Forever MV Permanent Jewelry and discover the enchanting world of handcrafted custom silver Conversation Hearts.
Gallery Opening (6-9p) Join us for our gallery opening for We Got A Love. on Feb. 9 from 6 to 9 p.m.! Featuring a unique collection of several Island creators and their groundbreaking works.
Aww Sheet! (How to fold a fitted sheet) at Oak Bluffs Library, 2-3p
Live Music: Jessica Leaman and Rick O'Gorman at Black Dog Bakery Cafe, 5-7p
Film Screening: In the Whale at MV Film Center,
The screening of this 2022 documentary will be followed by a live interview via Zoom with director David Abel
Contra Dance at Grange Hall, 6:30-8:30p
Join us for an evening of contra dancing, traditional music, laughter and community to benefit the rejuvenation of Vineyard Preservation Trust's Grange Hall. All are welcome! No partner necessary.
Valentines Themed Artisan Pop-Up at the PA Club, 11a-3p
Locally crafted gifts, good food and drinks
The Five Corners Jazz Band at The Newes from America, 6-8p
The Convertibles: An Evening of Original Music at PathwayARTS, 7p
Hosted by The Convertibles (Becky Williams, Rich Giamo, Stee Turner and Mike Alberice) with Dan Waters and Jim Orr.
Second Sunday Jazz at West Tisbury Public Library, 2:30-3:30
Superbowl Wings Pop-Up at MoGlo Food Truck, 3-5p
Community Sing at MV Public Charter School, 5-6p
Sing easy to learn songs from around the world with song leader Roberta Kirn. All ages welcome! Free!
📅 Save The Date
February 13 - Sip and Sparkle Girls Night Out at Stefanie Wolf Designs
February 13 - Galentine's Day Speakeasy at MV Museum / info
February 14 - Palentine's Social Mixer at Long Point Wildlife Refuge / info
February 14 - Steamship Authority General Opening
February 15 - Local Food Community Potluck at Ag Hall
February 15 - Vintage Voices Wine Dinner at Little House Cafe
February 15-18 - Twelfth Night at MV Performing Arts Center
February 16 - TBD Improv at The Barn Bowl + Bistro
February 17 - Sheep Shearing Shindig at Ag Hall / info
February 17 - MV Winter Classic 20 Miler + Amity Relay
March 1 - Taylor Swift Bracelet Making at West Tisbury Public Library
March 16-17 - Vineayrd Social Disc Golf Tournament
March 20-24: MV Film Festival at Grange Hall