Painting, Seeing and Imagination for children six to nine with Lani Carney is from 3:15 to 5:45 p.m. at Featherstone in Oak Bluffs. Cost is $35. Call 508-693-1850.
Story Hour for ages three to five is at 10:30 a.m. at the Edgartown library. Call 508-627-4221.
Edgartown Yacht Club's 12 Metre Regatta begins today in Edgartown. Visit edgartownyc.org.
African American Film Festival is August 6 through August 10. Registration and tickets are available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center at the Regional High School. Visit mvaaff.com for film schedule and information.
The All Island Art Show runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs. Free. Visit mvcma.org.
The Edgartown Yacht Club's Round-the-Island Race begins today. The race is open to PHRF, IRC, Cruising class yachts, and One Design classes. Visit edgartownyc.org.
Portuguese Holy Ghost Parade begins at 11:30 a.m. at the Oak Bluffs Wharf. Parade will be followed by Portuguese dancing at 1 p.m. at the Portuguese American Club in Oak Bluffs. Visit mvholyghost.org.
Portuguese Holy Ghost Feast begins at 5 p.m. at the Portuguese American Club in Oak Bluffs. Visit mvholyghost.com.
Martha's Vineyard Wind Festival begins at 10 a.m. at Ocean Park in Oak Bluffs. Make or buy kites at the park. Competition begins at 2 p.m. Free. Visit mvwindfestival.com.
Grand Illumination Night, 7 p.m., community sing and band concert, Tabernacle, Oak Bluffs. Cottages adorned with colorful lanterns. Celebration began a century ago at the historic Camp Grounds.
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