Linen and Love Benefit Concert featuring Natalie Cole, Miri Ben-Ari and Kenny Babyface Edmonds and hosted by Richard Lewis is at 6:30 p.m. at the Tabernacle in Oak Bluffs. Benefit for On the Vine. Tickets are $250 to $1,000. Visit onthevineevents.com.
Performance: The Elevation Project starts at 4:30 p.m. at Featherstone in Oak Bluffs. Music by jazz percussionist Kahil El’Zabar, live art demonstration and fashion show. Benefit for On the Vine. Tickets are $150. Visit onthevineevents.com.
On the first sunny day of the Memorial Day weekend, hundreds showed up for a morning parade in Vineyard Haven that paid tribute to the sacrifice of those who have given their lives in service to the country. The parade began at 10 a.m. at the American Legion Hall and continued to Oak Grove cemetery where officials spoke of service, performed songs and laid wreaths at the Civil War memorial stone that commemorates unknown solders.
A Rich Spot of Earth with Peter Hatch begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Polly Hill Arboretum, 809 State Road in West Tisbury. Learn about the legacy of Thomas Jefferson's Monticello. Call 508-693-9426 for more information.
Botany of Beer is from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Polly Hill Arboretum, 809 State Road in West Tisbury. Discover the botanical components of beer and enjoy snacks while you taste. Preregistration is required and space is limited. Call 508-693-9426.
Martha’s Vineyard Garden Tour meets at 9:30 a.m. at the Polly Hill Arboretum, 809 State Road in West Tisbury. Lunch included at the Beach Plum Inn, transportation provided. Cost is $145, or $110 for members. Call 508-693-9426 for more information.