CALENDAR OF EVENTS

HAPPENINGS IN THE SQUARE

Join us during the summer months for casual outdoor events at The Square. Come relax in a rocking chair or stop by on a Thursday for music in the Square. Afterwards dine at Chesca’s for the perfect night out.

Music in the Square - Edgartown

 SUMMER EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

Things are heating up on the island — savor the splendor of the summer with these Martha’s Vineyard events . In addition to the highlights here, take a look at our full island event calendar below.

 

August 8 – 13, 2016

Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival Now in its 14th year, this film festival screens and promotes some of the best films produced by and starring African American’s in the world.

 

August 18 – 21, 2016

Annual Agricultural Society Fair  This annual Oak Bluffs staple includes rides, games, live music, livestock, competitions, craft demonstrations, food, shopping, art show, and awards for homegrown vegetables, fruits, flowers, and homemade goodies. Plus, you can enjoy a parade of pooches at its annual dog show.

 

August 20 – 23, 2016

Built On Stilts Dance Festival  Raise your hands (and your feet) for four nights and more than forty original dance or other performing arts pieces presented by dozens of performers. Soak in the incredible talent of the island and beyond at this free festival.

 

Now through the end of August

Martha’s Vineyard Concert Series Add a little culture to your summer with the Martha’s Vineyard Concert Series’s full lineup of engaging speakers and performances. Come chuckle at the stories of David Sedaris, boogie to the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, or cry at the Moth — this summer lineup is not to be missed!

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