35th Annual Christmas in Edgartown
December 8-11, 2016
Voted Best of the Vineyard for the third year in a row, Christmas in Edgartown is a weekend festival you don’t want to miss! Every year through the various events, Christmas In Edgartown helps raise over $50,000 for island-wide charities and non-profits. Come be apart of the holiday magic!
Stop by Stefanie Wolf Designs December 1st through the 11th for the Love for the locals sale! Take 20% off storewide. Open daily 10am-5pm. Call 508-560-5614 with questions.
Join Point B Realty in celebrating it’s 6th year of the Martha’s Vineyard Teddy Bear Suite. The event is a magical tradition where holiday memories are made. This is a fundraiser for the Martha’s Vineyard Boys & Girls Club. So stop by the Harbor View Hotel’s Captains Cottage #20 for an unforgettable experience! Please call 774-563-0550 with questions.
2016 Martha’s Vineyard Teddy Bear Suite Hours:
December 2nd – 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
December 3rd 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
December 4th 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
December 5th, 6th, 7th, & 8th 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Christmas In Edgartown
December 9th – 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
December 10th – 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
December 11th – 10:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.
Suggested Donation: $5.00
Thank you to our generous 2016 Christmas In Edgartown Sponsors!
Christmas in Edgartown would not be possible without your support.
Join Katydid December 8th through the 11th for their big sale. You can take an extra 10% off any sale prices during the Christmas in Edgartown weekend! Call 508-627-1232 for details.
Island Outfitters will be holding a sale December 8th to the 11th. Looking for gifts for friends and family both near and far? In addition to storewide savings of 30%-50%, have us wrap and ship your gifts for free and entered to a win a free Holebrook with every purchase! Please join us on Saturday for some special holiday cheer while you shop, 10am to 8pm. Call 508-627-7201 for details.
Thursday, December 8th: 11am-6pm
Friday, December 9th: 11am-6pm
Saturday, December 10th: 10am-8pm
Sunday, December 11th: 11am-5pm
Come join In the Pink while they have their deepest discounts of the year! The sale will take place December 8th through the 11th. Come in and receive a free gift with any purchase over $250. Please call 508-627-1209 with questions.
The VTA will be serving cider and cookies outside the Visitor center! They will be running the bus line from the Post Office Square (by the park & ride) to the visitor center all weekend. The schedule is as follows:
Claudia Jewelry will be holding a winter sale December 8th through the 11th. Come in and receive 15% OFF all designer and gold jewelry. Call (508)-627-8306 with questions.
Come to The Boneyard Surf Shop December 8th through the 11th to save on select gift items! Still aren’t done with your holiday shopping? Well this is the perfect stop for you!
Come to The Great Put-On for our annual storewide sale to save 50%-75% off throughout the store! Enjoy amazing savings and yummy treats while you shop. Find beautiful gifts and treat yourself too! Please call 508-627-5495 with any questions.
Bryn Walker will be holding a raffle from December 8th through the 11th! For every $25 purchase you will receive 1 raffle ticket for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate! The drawing will take place December 11th at 5pm. Call 508-627-7715 with questions.
Come to The Black Dog to enjoy Coffee & Cookies and a 20% discount off your entire purchase between 5pm-9pm. Please contact 508-627-6412 with questions.
Come kick-off Christmas in Edgartown with your favorite sales staff. The great employees of Backwater Trading Co. will be dressed to the nines and ready to bring you snacks, sales, and beverages! Call 508-627-7730 with any questions.
Come join Edgartown National Bank for delicious food, music, give aways, and of course Wine and Cheese on December 8 at 6pm. Call 508-560-4662 with any questions.
Don’t miss this wonderful village display, it will delight young & old. Call 508-693-7662 with questions.
Friday, December 9th: 4pm-7pm
Saturday, December 10th: 10am-4pm
Sunday, December 11th: 10am-3pm
Shop at Sole December 9th through the 11th to receive a FREE gift with every purchase. Call 508-627-5677 with questions.
Take care of your holiday shopping while supporting local artisans and enjoy a refreshing pint from The Newes from America Pub. Call 401-486-6923 with questions.
Friday, December 9th- 5pm-8pm
Saturday, December 10th- 9am-5pm
Sunday, December 11th- 9am-1pm
Visit Past & Presents at their 2 locations to save 30-50% storewide (few exceptions) during all of Christmas in Edgartown weekend! Antiques, Furniture, Accessories, & Gifts. Call 508-627-6686 with questions.
Stop by Larry’s Tackle for their Christmas Sale! Enjoy treats and their in-store specials. Call 508-627-5088 with questions.
Vintage Jewelry will be hosting Cider & Cookies from December 9th through the 11th from 10am-5pm. Stop by to enjoy shopping and a quick refreshment during this holiday season. With any questions please call (978)-273-6038.
Join the Edgartown Council on Aging for a Christmas Open House and Chili Bar! The first to arrive will receive 2017 Personal Planners to get the new year started off on the right foot. Call 508-627-4368 with questions.
Stop by Enhance on Friday, December 9th, for exclusive 50% off specials on HydraFacials, Promotions on Jane Iredale mineral makeup, and free consultations! Call 508-627-0352 with questions!
Our Good Shepherd Parish ministries have come together again, this time to bring forth the Spirit of Christmas. St. Elizabeth Church will be open to the public, to both shoppers and visitors alike giving them an opportunity to come spend time with Jesus, to rest and enjoy the beauty of our Church, along with fundraising efforts through our parish.
The Love for Life Apostolate will take prayer requests from visitors to the church and offer a sweet treat remembering the Infant King. With a giving spirit, folks can take the opportunity to donate to Gifts for Babies in Jesus’ Name. The fundraiser supports Birthright of Falmouth, which services our Island. Suggested offerings of new/gently used baby clothes or maternity clothes; diapers, baby bottles or monetary donations are also welcomed. FRI 1:00-5:00 pm, SAT 10:00 am-5:00 pm.
Take a chance on winning 100 Gallons of Propane Fuel (must be existing Vineyard Propane Customer) offered by the Marian Pilgrimage group supporting GSP and their trip to Mexico in 2017: 1 Ticket $5.00, 3 Tickets $10.00, or 5 Tickets $20.00 They will also be presenting a slideshow of the 2016 Pilgrimage to Italy. FRI & SAT from 4:30-9:00 pm.
Come and Join the Rosewater crew on December 9th & 10th for mulled wine/cider and Christmas deals! Call 508-627-1270 with questions.
Celebrate the joys of the holiday season with the annual Lighting of the Edgartown Lighthouse. Join us for a fun filled evening with activities, photos with Santa, bell choir performance, holiday treats, delicious food, and added surprises in honor of the Harbor Views 125th anniversary including your favorite holiday music from The Joanne Cassidy Band. Call 508-627-7000 with questions.
Visit Santa and have your photo taken by Vineyard Selfies and receive an instant printed photo with a $5 donation to the MV Boys and Girls Club. Call 508-627-7000 with questions.
Join Vineyard History Tours for a light hearted look at Christmas & Island History! Tour starts at the Old Whaling Church at 5pm on Friday, December 9th. $15 per person. Call 508-627-8619 with questions.
Come join Donaroma’s Nursery in their Enchanted Forest on December 9 at 5pm. Enjoy refreshments, Bell Ringers, and a light show. Please call 508-627-8366 with any questions.
Join the Harbor View Hotel Friday, December 9th, to enjoy Holiday Music by the West Tisbury Handbell Choir! Call 508-627-7000 with questions.
Ride the Horse Drawn Wagon and Sing Carols while riding between the Mini Park and Harbor View Hotel. Call 774-563-9485 with questions.
Join the Martha’s Vineyard Preservation Trust for their Cocktail Party Friday, December 9th. Celebrate an old-fashioned Christmas at the beautifully decorated Dr. Daniel Fisher House. Passed hors d’oeuvres catered by Buckley’s Gourmet Catering and beverages will be served by Island Cocktail Company. This a 21+ event and an admission of $75 per person. Call 508-627-4440 x112 with questions
PechaKucha is a fun presentation of 20 images that can be shown for 20 seconds. PechaKucha nights are informal gatherings where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts, travel snaps – just about anything! Call Katy at 508-627-4441 x123 or e-mail email@example.com with questions.
Join the Martha’s Vineyard Preservation Trust Friday, December 9th. The Island’s premier high school choral group, the MVRHS Minnesingers, performs a concert of seasonal favorites at the magnificent Old Whaling Church. As an added attraction, the Martha’s Vineyard Children’s Chorus will join the Minnesingers on stage. A concert you won’t want to miss! Admission is $15 per person. Call 508-627-4440 x122 with questions.
Come join Summer Shades on Saturday, December 10th, for holiday festive drinks and cookies! Call 508-627-3244 for details.
Shop at Slate for their Weekend Sale up to 60% off! Will also be having a Holiday Gift Bag Give Away! Enter to win a holiday gift bag worth $500 (bag includes items from Tata Harper, Citizens of Humanity, ASHA, Stateside, and more). One entry with each purchase. Festive refreshments will be offered Saturday & Sunday. Call 508-939-1908 with questions.
The Girl Scouts will be selling cookies on Saturday, December 10th! Join them at the Mini Park to purchase your holiday treats! Call 508-333-8888 with questions.
Make the Museum a part of your Christmas in Edgartown festivities. Shop Jewelry Jingle, full of gently used and unwanted jewelry, in the Museum Library for perfect holiday gifts. Members, shop in the Museum gift shop, and receive 20% off your total purchase, non-members get 10% off. In preparation, the Museum is accepting donations of unwanted jewelry now through December 8th. Call 508-627-4441 x123 with questions.
Stop by Sea Spa Salon for a Chair Massage a Paraffin Dip, you can also visit outside of the Vineyard Square Hotel for Sale items and Gift Certificates. Call 508-627-8953 with questions.
The 24th Annual Art and Crafts Festival at the Edgartown School to benefit the 8th Grade class of 2017.
Over 30 Island Artists and Craftspeople. Free event, free parking, food available. Please call 508-560-6721 with questions.
Come stop in to KG Events & Design and create your own beautiful calligraphy gift tags for the holidays! We will also have two staff members helping with calligraphy if you like a more polished look! We will also have some festive cocktails and sweet treats to sample. Call 774-549-9946 with questions.
Join The Trustees in a winter wonderland lighthouse tour! Sit back and enjoy a guided over-sand vehicle ride along the barrier beach to the remote Cape Poge Lighthouse (while keeping your eyes peeled for signs of snowy owls)! Enjoy a warm drink in the festively decorated Cape Poge Light, climb the lighthouse’s spiral staircase and discover intriguing stories of the keepers of the light. Spaces are limited and pre-registration is required.
To register online: http://www.thetrustees.org/things-to-do/cape-cod-islands/event-28679.html or contact Rebecca at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 339-927-8778
Member Adult:$28; Member Child:$16; Nonmember Adult: $35; Nonmember Child:$20
We will also be offering a complimentary pick-up from the Chappy Ferry for the tour.
Join Saint Andrews Church on Saturday, December 10th, at 10am for their Christmas Party! Free food & beverages will be provided. The event is to raise awareness for the Vineyard House, Island Homeless Shelter, Children of Jerusalem, Turkey Dinners for Island Families, and Christmas Card for Veterans! Call 508-627-5330 for details.
Join the Plum Hill Pre-School at the Port Hunter Saturday, December 10th, for their Elves Fair! There will be crafts for kids, a silent auction, warm lunch & treats, and gifts for sale! The proceeds from the event will benefit the Plum Hill Pre-School. Call 917-843-0457 with questions.
Artisans and bakers contribute to our annual Handmade event. Items include jewelry, needlepoint, knitted items, paintings, ornaments, baked goods and more. Items sold benefit Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard’s mission to provide free compassionate care to all facing end-of-life. Call 508-693-0189 with questions.
Join Island Cocktail Company on the front lawn of 12 North Water Street for some holiday inspired frozen beverages. This is a kid friendly stop! Call 508-939-3042 with questions
Come by the Vineyard Square Hotel Saturday, December 10th, to purchase a yummy brick-oven pizza. Call 810-449-4861 with questions.
Stop by Donaroma’s Nursery to pick up your Holiday Wreath! All wreaths are made from Boxwood Trees, both Dry and Wet Wreaths available, prices range $30-$40. Call ahead to sign up, 508-627-8366.
Not quite 4th of July but sure is a runner-up. Join the fun to see floats, animals, music, dancers, kids, fire engines, and of course Santa. The parade will take place on Main Street between Pease Point Way and Water Street.
Come by Espresso Love Saturday, December 10th, for a cookie contest! It’s a fun way to raise money for parents who can not afford gifts for their children. Call 508-627-9211 for details.
Stop by Edgartown Diner Saturday, December 10th, and bring some good to this holiday season! Bring a non-perishable item to donate to the homeless shelter and get 10% off your meal. Call 404-552-3243 with questions.
Come by the Vineyard Square for Felix Neck’s Pop-Up Natural History Museum where you will learn about and see live animals! Call 508-627-4850 with questions.
The Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard will be selling cat yummies and organic dog biscuit stocking stuffers on Saturday, December 10 at 11:30am. Join them in making the holidays a more enjoyable time for your four legged friends! The event will benefit the Animal Shelter of Martha’s Vineyard. If you have any questions please call (508)-322-2201.
Spindrift Studios will be holding a Dance Show at the Vineyard Square Hotel on Saturday, December 10th . They will be holding 3 shows with starting times of 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm, all performed by Spindrift Studio students ages 7-17. With any questions please call (508)-939-1157.
Come join the Vineyard Square Hotel on December 10 at noon for an all-age holiday dance party with DJ Shizz! The event will take place outdoors on the square after the parade! It’s the perfect chance to show your holiday moves. Call 508-627-4311 x105 for details.
Please join us for a festive Holiday House Tour complete with music & refreshments! Enjoy this gracious classic Colonial in the heart of Upper Main Street. 222 Upper Main Street, call 508-737-8550 with questions.
Come join Morning Glory Farm for our Holiday Open House with Our Train Village on Saturday, December 10th. There will be samplings of Farm Food , Popcorn Bar, S’mores, and Raffles from 12pm-5pm, hay rides 2pm-3:30pm. Call 508-627-9003 with questions.
Warm up with Sandpiper Realty at their s’mores bar and hot chocolate station! Call 508-627-3737 with questions.
Taste the Vineyard’s great chowders and select your favorites! The event will be held at the Kelly House parking lot on December 10th. (Sponsored by MVY, Edgartown National Bank, and Edgartown Board of Trade.) This event will benefit The Red Stocking, admission free is $9. Call 508-560-4662 with questions.
Purchase tickets at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2714422
Follow Santa to the Kelley House after the parade for photos in the Historic Kelley House Hotel lobby by the fireplace. Donations will be accepted for Rising Tide Equestrian Program. Call 508-627-7000 with questions.
Rosewater Market & Takeaway presents an afternoon of cookie decorating. Decorate to your hearts desire. $1.00 from every cookie sold goes to the Animal Shelter. Please call 508-627-1270 with questions.
Join Edgartown Library for an open house all day (10am-5pm) Saturday, December 10th, and a gift making craft for adults and kids from 1pm-3pm. All supplies will be provided, call 508-627-4221 with questions.
Visitors are welcome to enjoy homemade sweet Christmas treats while sharing their Christmas wishes in red and green sticky notes to be displayed in our fireplace in the parlor room at the hotel! Call 917-588-2015 for details.
Come tour the Hob Knob Hotel & Spa on December 10th at 2pm. Refreshments and Holiday Cookies will be provided! Call 508-627-9510 for details.
Join in singing Traditional Christmas Carols with the Dickens Minstrel Singers in the Mini Park around the trees decorated by our local children. Call 508-627-9001 with questions.
Come join Soigne Saturday, December 10, for a wine tasting, cheese pairings, and get 10% OFF wines sampled. Call 508-627-8489 if you have questions.
Join the Martha’s Vineyard Preservation Trust Saturday, December 10th. The Island’s premier high school choral group, the MVRHS Minnesingers, performs a concert of seasonal favorites at the magnificent Old Whaling Church. As an added attraction, the Martha’s Vineyard Children’s Chorus will join the Minnesingers on stage. Admission is $15-Adults, $10-Students & Seniors, Kids 12 and younger- FREE! Special visit by Santa Claus!
Enjoy a lovely evening dining in the historic 125 year old building of the Harbor View Hotel. Holiday menu specials featured! Call 508-627-3761 for reservations or questions.
Join Rockfish Saturday, December 10th, for Let’s Rock It. Join the fun and enjoy festive cocktails and music!
The original and longest-running Breakfast with Santa! The charitable event is hosted by Martha’s Vineyard Chamber of Commerce and The Wharf Pub. All proceeds go to Jim Lambert Memorial Scholarship Fund, which is awarded to three Island students each year in the amount of $1,000 each. Come out and take photos with Santa and enjoy the breakfast buffet.
The breakfast is run entirely on donations and by volunteers, so come support this important community event! The event is $4 for children, $8 for adults, and $5 for pictures with Santa. Call 508-693-0085 with any questions.
Come join the Holiday 5k Run & Walk! The race will start in front of the Harbor View Hotel on Sunday, December 11th. 100% of proceeds benefit the MV Boys & Girls Club Healthy Happy Kids Program.
Tour three spectacular in town homes for sale:
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Set in a private, desirable enclave on the north side of Edgartown, this stylish, newly-built colonial perfectly blends the convenience of in-town living with a private and beautiful setting.
Call 508-627-4567 with questions.
Enjoy the delicious creations of executive Chef Richard Doucette while overlooking the beautiful Edgartown Lighthouse and harbor. Reservation recommended, please call 508-627-3761.
Explore downtown Edgartown with a holiday themed self guided treasure hunt. Fun for all ages, solve the riddles to find your next business location. Once there, search for the hidden Elf on the Shelf! Start at Backwater Trading Company to pick up your map and bag to hold your bounty. Call 508-627-7000 for details
Come join Past & Presents on Sunday, December 11th, to have Elfie paint your face before you go on your treasure hunt around town! Call 508-627-6686 with any questions.
The Federated Church, located at 45 South Summer St, will be hosting a Carol Sing on Sunday, December 11th, at 2pm. Minister of Music Peter R. Boak will play the piano and lead the festive singing. Following the singing, light refreshments will be served. It’s a free event and open to all ages. It’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy joyous music in celebration of the season.
If you have any questions, please call 508-627-4421, or email email@example.com, or visit their website: federatedchurchmv.org
Please join us for a Vineyard Conservation Society winter walk at Morning Glory Farm. Owner Jim Athearn will guide us around the fields on a walk about 1 3/4 mi long. Cider & cookies will be served at the farm stand afterwards. This event is free and open to the public. Call 508-693-9588 x14 with questions.