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🗽Weekend Update: 6/30-7/2
fourth of july weekend events 🇺🇸
What To Do This Weekend
🔄👨👩👧🎨Vineyard Antique and Flea at Grange Hall, 9a-3p
Art, jewelry, maps, antiques, sterling, vintage clothing, antique woodworking tools, rugs and more. Plenty of parking.
🎟️We Swim, We Talk, We Go To War at MV Playhouse, 7p / tickets
🎟️🎵Songwriters for Elder Housing at Trinity Park Tabernacle, 7:30p / tickets
A benefit for affordable housing for the Island's elderly and disabled. Featuring John Forte, Rose Guerin, Jemima James, Willy Mason, Lexie Roth, Chadwick Stokes, Ben Taylor, Isaac Taylor and Kate Taylor with special guest Geraldine Brooks.
🎟️ Playing at the Strand Theatre MV: Jaws, 12, 3 and 7p Friday and 3 + 7 Saturday / tickets
🔄🎟️🎵Friday at Featherstone: Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish, 6:30p / tickets
Featherstone will be hosting musical performances this summer outside on the Art Barn's deck (or outdoor stage). Enjoy music on our lawn while supporting musical artists and our non profit art center. Tickets are $20 per person with 50% of proceeds from each performance going to the musicians.
🔄🎟️🎵 Vineyard Sound at Federated Church, 5-6p
🎟️🎵LGBTQ2IA+ Pride Party at Orange Peel Bakery, 7-10p / drop in tickets
Join Black Joy MVY and Orange Peel Bakery for a fun night celebrating our LGBTQ2IA+ communityFood, laughter, live music and dancing.
🎟️👨👩👧The Vineyard's Drive-In: Encanto at 8:30p / tickets
The Vineyard's Drive-In at the YMCA is a pay-what-you-can event. Reserve your car in advance.
🔄Community Fitness Class at Owen Park, 8a
👨👩👧Summer Open House at Misty Meadows Equine Center, 10a-12p / info
Pony rides available, $25/15-minute ride, pre-register
🎨Artists' Premiere at Field Gallery, 4-6p
🎟️👨👩👧MV Sharks vs. North Shore Navigators, 7p / tickets
🎟️Vineyard Legacy Party, 2-8- / info
“RWB 2023” will be an exclusive day-party that will celebrate unapologetic Blackness on Martha's Vineyard. Pickup and transportation to the private location will be at Martha's Vineyard Airport. Proceeds will be donated to various island organizations and Trevor R. Johnson Foundation.
🎟️🎵Island Chorus Concert at Tabernacle, 8p
🎟️👨👩👧The Vineyard's Drive-In: The Goonies, 8:30p / tickets
🔄👨👩👧🎨Chilmark Flea Market at 142 North Rd, 9a-2p
Outdoor flea market offering antiques, imports, vintage finds and high-quality handmade items from Vineyard artists. Free entry and parking.
🔄👨👩👧West Tisbury Farmers' Market at Ag Hall, 9a-12p
Outdoor farmers market features locally grown produce and meat and locally made products. Restrooms and parking available.
🔄👨👩👧🎨Vineyard Artisans Summer Festival at Grange Hall, 10a-2p
Weekly art show where the public can meet more than 70 Island artisans and buy directly from them. Many demonstrations, weaving, fine furniture, pottery, stained glass, oil paintings, pastels, mixed media, sculpture, wampum jewelry, quilts, clothing, sea glass windows, handmade books and much more.
Free parking, free admission, great food and a playground for kids.
🔄👨👩👧🎵🎨Oak Bluffs Open Market at Washington Park, 10a-2p
Open Market is an ever- changing variety of locally grown produce, specialty foods, flowers, indie designers, artisans, antique and vintage dealers.
🔄👨👩👧🎵Sundays in the Park Concerts at Ocean Park, 5:30-7:30p
🔄🎟️🎵 Vineyard Sound at United Methodist Church, 7-8p
July 4th Holiday Events
🇺🇸 Murdick’s Run the Chop Challenge, 9a / Sign Up
This year the race is a 4-mile loop around West Chop, beginning at Saint Augustine Church just off Franklin Street, about 3 blocks up from the boat dock in Vineyard Haven. Meant for the whole family, the race includes a fun run for the kids starting at 8:45 a.m., followed by the main event at 9 a.m.
🇺🇸 Oak Bluffs Children's 4th of July Parade -- MVCMA, 10a
Parade flows down Clinton Ave. and around Trinity Circle, ending by the MVCMA Cottage Museum where a treat will be waiting! All are welcome. Line up on West Clinton Avenue at 9:45 a.m. with decorated bikes, scooters, and strollers! Parade is at 10 a.m.
🇺🇸 Aquinnah Fourth of July Parade and Community Picnic, 10a
Decorate your car; all floats welcome. Floats line up at 10 a.m. on Moshup Trail at Old South Road. The parade starts at 11 a.m. and travels around Aquinnah Circle. Prize will be awarded for the Best Float! The second annual Aquinnah Community Picnic begins at 11:30 a.m. at the Vanderhoop Homestead. Food is provided, but everyone is welcome to bring something to share (not required). This year we will have a tent, two grills, picnic tables, kites, bubbles and hula hoops!
🇺🇸 Edgartown Fourth of July Parade, 5p
Quintessential parade through the center of Edgartown with bands, floats, classic cars and a sense of history! Start time is 5 p.m. at the Edgartown School and the parade will make its way down Main street.
🇺🇸 Fourth of July Firefly Night, 8p
Come to Felix Neck for an alternative celebration. Spend the night in the quiet woodlands as we walk in search of everyone's favorite insect, then gather by the fire for s'mores and stargazing. All ages welcome.
🇺🇸 Fourth of July Fireworks in Edgartown Harbor, 9p
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Save The Date
July 7-9 - Vineyard Cup Regatta info
July 8 - Tisbury Street Fair, 6:30p
July 23 - Possible Dreams Fundraiser
July 29 - Vineyard Sound at The Tabernacle
July 31-August 18 - MV Comedy Fest
For Save the Dates for August and Beyond, check out the full list in our App.
⭐ICYMI: This week we published 💳 Roundup: Annual Memberships - take a look and see if anything is up your alley!