Calendar Of 2017 Events

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Photo Courtesy of Alison Shaw

2017 Events:

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May 8: The 20th Annual Art of Flowers Show
Guest Curator: Holly Alaimo
At Featherstone Center for the Arts
Opening Reception Sunday, May 8 from 4:00 – 6:00PM
Open Daily 12:00 – 4:00PM through June, 1

May 29: Oak Bluffs Memorial Day 5K Road Race 

(Rain date of May 30)

June 15: Featherstone Center for the Arts- Hart Haven House Tour
From 12:00 – 4:00PM
(Rain Date: Thursday, June 16)

June 17: Harbor Festival
11:00am – 8:00pm, Free
Live music, food, arts, crafts
(Rain Date June 18)
Harborfest 2017 App.

June 17: Mid Summer Faerie Festival
10:00am – 5:00pm at Washington Park, Free
(Rain Date June 19)

July 8: Cottager’s White and Glitter Dance Party 
9:00PM – 1:00AM at the Portuguese American Club, $30

July 9: Featherstone Center for the Arts Lavender Festival
2:00 – 7:00PM

July 11: 20th Anniversary Featherstone Gala
6:00 – 8:00PM at Farm Neck

July 15 & 16: Portuguese Holy Ghost Feast & Festival
Portuguese American Club, Vineyard Ave.
Parade, auction, food, music, dancing, games, fun for all ages

July 21: Cottager’s 33rd Annual House Tour

Walking Tour of 6 Houses in Oak Bluffs
10:00AM – 3:00PM, $30.00 per person

Blue Water Classic Fishing Tournament
Oak Bluffs Harbor

July 28- 29: Cottager’s African American Cultural Festival
10:00AM – 4:30PM at Hartford Park, FREE

July 29 – 31: Opera at Featherstone

July 29: Della Hardman Day
Celebrate the Moment in Ocean Park

(Rain date July 31)

August 1: All Island Art Show
A traditional exhibit and sale at the Tabernacle

August 4: Cottager’s Annual Fashion Show

11:00AM – 3:00PM at Lola’s Restaurant, $75

11:00AM – 3:00PM

August 10-12: Built on Stilts
Built on Stilts, the Vineyard’s own community dance festival, celebrates its 21st year at The Union Chapel, offering up a different show each night. Free and appropriate for all ages! Visit for more information.

August 11: Cottager’s 60th Anniversary Festivities AARP Community Outreach

5:00 – 8:00PM at the Tabernacle, FREE

August 14: Cottager’s 60th Anniversary Church Worship

Union Chapel, 10:00 – 11:00am

August 16: Cottager’s Annual Clambake

5:00 – 8:00PM at Sailing Camp Park, $60

August 16: Illumination Night
An unforgettable evening at the Tabernacle

(Rain date August 18)

August 19-21: Built on Stilts
Built on Stilts continues.

August 19: Cottager’s 2nd Annual Black and Bling Dance Party

9:00AM – 1:00PM at the Portuguese American Club, $40

August 18: Fireworks at Ocean Park
Band Concert at 8:00pm
Sensational display at dark
(Rain Date August 20)

August 21: 7th Annual Potters Bowl 
4:00 – 6:00pm at Featherstone Center for the Arts

September 9: Annual Wind & Kite Festival
All day at Ocean Park
Free Kite making for children 10:30AM – 12:00PM
(Rain Date September 11)

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September 16: Tivoli Day Festival
10:00am – 6:00pm, Circuit Ave, Free
Live entertainment, food, arts, music
(Rain Date September 18)
Circuit Ave reopens at 9:00pm

October 8 & October 9: The 13th Annual Art of Chocolate Festival
12:00 – 4:00pm each day at Featherstone Center for the Arts

October 9: Columbus Day 5K Road Race

November 19 – December 19: Featherstone Center for the Arts Holiday Gift Show 
from 12:00 – 4:00PM daily

November 29: Oak Bluffs Tree Lighting 

(Rain date November 30th)