Quiet, dignified, powerful, with long lashes depicted in all their delicate detail. A horse from Sable Island comes to life in your dining room.

Ladies and gentlemen, prepare yourselves for the fifth annual Best Fest. Best of what? Best of everything creative, musical and downright groovy.

On Saturday and Sunday, the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) will celebrate its 10th annual Island Pow Wow at the Aquinnah Circle.

All you need to travel the world this week is a seat at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center for this year’s international film festival.

The annual Martha’s Vineyard International Film Festival, now gearing up for its ninth run, is from Tuesday, Sept. 2, through Sunday, Sept. 7.

Two years ago, the Martha’s Vineyard Film Society was what founder and executive director Richard Paradise calls a “gypsy organization.”


Arts Briefs

Water taxis will ferry music-lovers from the Vineyard to Falmouth this weekend, according to an announcement from Beach Road Weekend organizers.

Fluent in tap, Lindy Hop, jazz, hip-hop and other social dance forms, LaTasha Barnes and Caleb Teicher gave a virtual workshop and a concert Saturday.

Sunday afternoon, the two founders of the African American Heritage Trail of Martha's Vineyard discuss Women Making History online.