The Run and Shoot African American Film Festival on Marth’s Vineyard will be held this year from August 7th to August 15, 2020, at Martha’s Vineyard Performing Arts Center, 100 Edgartown Vineyard Haven Road Oak Bluffs, MA 02557. There is more going on than the film festival. The JAZZ at the Vineyard Festival is August 14-15, 2020. Roots Reggae in concert is likely on tap this year during the Martha’s Vineyard Concert Series. The 2nd Annual Martha’s Vineyard Jazz Excursion & Golf Weekend in Oak Bluffs is June 26th. The Nantucket Comedy Festival is July 15-18th. The Black Comedy Festival comes out of Chicago to play at venues for a week, usually during the AA film fest. The 13th Annual Martha’s Vineyard Food and Wine Festival is October 21st.

You can pop this link to see Vineyard events happening now and later.

We can all admire The Cottagers who are a group of Black women who have held on to homeownership through the years despite the luring call of big bucks to sell out. Their Cottagers Corner was the 18th site added to the Martha’s Vineyard African American Heritage Trail. The Cottagers is a historic non-profit organization of African-American women homeowners on Martha’s Vineyard whose mission

Boston Onyxbirds do the vineyard

Are you an Onyxbird? “What’s that,” you ask. Its the BOBTG term for people of African heritage (i.e., African, African-American, Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Latinx, Afro-European) who love to spread their wings and travel to unusual, unexpected and interesting places. The Onyxbird also thrives on cultural exploration and tends to be socially conscious. Unfortunately, Onyxbirds tend to fly solo or as a pair. Very rarely are “flocks” of Onyxbirds spotted in China or Argentina or Finland or New Zealand.
OynxBirds Meet-up group Website

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INTRODUCING our “MV Experience Partner”
“Field, Farm Sea,” on Martha’s Vineyard

The destination can serve as a company retreat or an interesting unusual way to entertain with clients or friends.


  • The Martha’s Vineyard Oyster Fest is a one-day event celebrating all things Oysters – showcasing 25+Vineyard farmers and cultivators from across Massachusetts. 
  • Get Wild with an Island Forage
  • Super Food Dive with Shiitake Mushrooms
  • Out to Sea with The Black Dog
  • The Best Cocktail Party (customized for you)