A MESSAGE TO OUR SUPPORTERS
The Greater Boston Morehouse College Alumni Association (GBMCAA) invites you to join us on Martha’s Vineyard, August 9—12, 2023, for the 6th Annual "House on the Vineyard". You don’t want to miss the hottest event of the summer - a weekend of building community, networking, and vacationing with a purpose. All proceeds benefit Morehouse College and GBMCAA's local programming and scholarship funds.
We invite you to join us at Martha's Vineyard, the weekend of August 9-12, 2023. This will be the 6th Annual House on the Vineyard (HOTV). You do not want to miss this amazing action-packed weekend dedicated to honoring black excellence.
Aug 10, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: Sailing Camp Park (Oak Bluffs)
No summer on Martha’s Vineyard is complete without a clambake. Guests will enjoy a traditional casual meal of lobster, clams, mussels, potatoes, corn on the cob, and clam chowder prepared by Bill Smith's Martha's Vineyard Clambake Co. Be ready to enjoy the quintessential island experience at this spectacular venue which sits high on the Bluff overlooking lagoon pond and the outer harbor. Dinner will be served at 6:45pm. Sponsored by Innovation for Equity.
Aug 12, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Inkwell Oak Bluffs
Warm sand, cool water, and bright sun. Nothing says summer like a day on the beach with family and friends. Join us for a Day Party on the beach. DJ Tron will spin and Uncle Nearest will make it cool with sumptuous libations. Bring along your favorite beverages, snacks, blankets, chairs, and beach games to celebrate summer in style.
Aug 12, 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location: Flavors (Oak Bluffs)
This event is 21+ and requires ID
This must-attend event will bring everyone together to celebrate being back together with The REP Party. Be sure to "REPresent" your school, fraternity or sorority and be ready to dance all night long.
Aug 13, 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Winnetu Ocean Resort
Awards cocktail soiree will honor the contributions and legacy of 2022 Lux Award Honorees:
Beverly Edgehill - Senior Vice President Global Head Organizational Development at TJX Companies
Ronald S. Sullivan, Jr - Jesse Climenko Clinical Professor of Law Director of Criminal Justice Institute at Harvard University
Victoria Eady-Butler - Master Blender Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey & Great-Great Granddaughter of Nathan (Nearest) Green
Richard Taylor - Chair of Taylor-Smith Companies and Director of the Center for Real Estate; Executive in Residence, Management & Entrepreneurship at Suffolk University
A. Scott Bolden - Partner Reed Smith, LLP.; CNN Contributor & Radio Personality
Aug 11 | 9:00 PM
Location: Inkwell Oak Bluffs
Marthas Vineyard Lifestyle, in association with Greater Boston Morehouse College Alumni Association presents Kid Capri!!! Marthas Vineyard, we promise this is going to be the hottest show on the island! No one on the planet rocks a crowd like Kid Capri!!!
Kid Capri was the first DJ to perform on major networks like BET and VH1. He starred in the popular HBO series Russell Simmons Def Comedy Jam and recently returned for Netflix Def Comedy Jam's 25th Anniversary Special. Kid has produced tracks for Snoop Dogg, Jay Z, Madonna, Heavy D, and 50 Cent, to name a few & has toured with legends like Diddy, Jay Z, Aaliyah, Salt N Peppa, Timbaland, and most recently RBRM. He won a Grammy for producing a song on Jay-Z's classic album, Hard Knock Life & in 2018 KID narrated Kendrick Lamar's DAMN album; the only hip hop album to ever win a Pulitzer Prize.
LUX AWARD HONOREES
GETTING TO OAK BLUFFS, MARTHA’S VINEYARD
Peter Pan Bus and Plymouth Rock/Brockton Bus both provide daily services to ferry terminals from Boston Logan Airport, Boston South Station and other locations.
Here are our directions to get to the Vineyard by sea, air, car or, bus.
The Steamship Authority provides year-round passenger and auto (the only ferry that accommodates autos) ferry service from Woods Hole on Cape Cod to Oak Bluffs and Vineyard Haven.
The Island Queen ferry provides transportation from Falmouth on Cape Cod to Oak Bluffs
Hy-line Cruises provide transportation from Hyannis on Cape Cod to Oak Bluffs.
This service offers both high speed and traditional ferry service from mid Cope to Oak Bluffs.
To book housing, please reach out to:
Paula J. Botelho-Peters