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Our Nantucket Calendar of Events is the most up-to-date listing of Nantucket special events, island festivals, Nantucket concerts, theater, entertainment, exhibits, lectures, art shows, antiques shows, and all Nantucket activities! The calendar is updated several times a week, year-round.

There are 25 events for Sunday 25th of June 2017
8:00 AM
Polpis Harbor & Quaise Guided Walkabout
Inhale the pungent, sweet odor of the salt marsh while exploring Polpis Harbor's shores and meadows. Unearth the story on how a massive chunk of glacial ice formed Polpis Harbor, how salt marshes evolved on Nantucket, what lives in them and how the Native Americans and European settlers utilized the natural resources in and around Polpis Harbor for their survival. Get a gull's eye view of Nantucket Harbor and Coatue, and learn how the island's main harbor came to be. Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Whaling History Tour
Enjoy complimentary coffee while you cruise through Nantucket Harbor and hear stories from the Whaling Era. Shearwater Excursions. Reservations: 508-228-7037 or ShearwaterExcursions.com.
9:00 AM
Nantucket Film Festival
2017 Nantucket Film Festival will take place at various locations around town. for details, see NantucketFilmFestival.org
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Ice Cream Cruise & Harbor Tour
Enjoy ice cream while you relax during a narrated tour of Nantucket Harbor with Shearwater Excursions. Reservations 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com. Also at 11:15am, 1pm, 2:15pm, 4pm, & 5:15pm
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Sail Aboard the Endeavor
Capt. James Genthner will acquaint you with Nantucket's maritime history & waterfront sights. $45. Again at 1 pm & 4 pm. Sunset sail: $60. 508-228-5585. Endeavor Sailing, Slip #1015, Straight Wharf.
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Whaling Museum Open
?Nantucket's world-class museum devoted to Nantucket history at 13 Broad Street, 508-228-1894
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
NHA Historic Sites Open
Old Mill, Oldest House, Greater Light, Fire Hose Cart House & Old Gaol are open daily; some sites will close during inclement weather.
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Brunch & Live Music w/ Mollie Glazer at Breeze Restaurant
Linger over a leisurely summer Sunday Brunch while you listen to Mollie Glazer live on the piano. She'll be performing out on the terrace at The Nantucket Hotel located at 77 Easton Street. For reservations 508-228-4730 or fb@thenantuckethotel.com
11:15 AM to 12:45 PM
Downtown Walking Tour - Morning
Walk the Old Historic District with an NHA guide and learn about the people, places, and events that transformed Nantucket from the whaling capital of the world to a resort destination of international acclaim. Tours depart from the Whaling Museum lobby 13 Broad Street, and are offered rain or shine. No reservations - first come, first served.
11:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Sunday Brunch
Enjoy a glorious view while you savor a delicious Brunch at TOPPER'S at The Wauwinet, 120 Wauwinet Road. Reserve at 508-228-8768.
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Blush Bash
A celebration of the Pink Drink. Food, Music & Rose! The Blush Bash is a 21+ event. Event is rain or shine, held at Bartlett's Farm, 33 Bartlett Farm Road Tickets available at www.eventbrite.com
1:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Lobster Trap Truck
Lobster Trap Truck at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.
1:30 PM
SYM Performs Live
Live music at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.
2:00 PM to 6:30 PM
167 Rawbar
Rawbar at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.
2:15 PM to 3:45 PM
Nantucket Historical Association's Downtown Walking Tour
Walk the Old Historic District with an NHA guide and learn about the people, places, and events that transformed Nantucket from the whaling capital of the world to a resort destination of international acclaim. Tours depart from the Whaling Museum lobby 13 Broad Street, and are offered rain or shine. No reservations - first come, first served.
3:30 PM
DJ PeteA Performs Live
Live music at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Sons of Serendip Live in concert
Sons of Serendip is a musical group of four friends, who through a series of serendipitous events, came together in graduate school at Boston University. They hope that their music will resonate deeply with listeners and that, in some way, it will make their lives a little better even if just for a moment. held at the First Congregational Church, 62 Centre Street. Tickets $35 Adults; $25 Youth. nantucketmusiccenter.org
6:00 PM
Theatre Workshop Presents: "Fully Committed"
A hilarious ode to the vagaries of the Manhattan Restaurant Scene, an unemployed actor navigates the treacherous waters of answering the reservation line at New York's hottest restaurant. Watch one actor perform 40 characters and attempt to save his own struggling career. Centre Stage, 2 Centre Street. Tickets at 508-228-4305 or theatreworkshop.com
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Complimentary Kids' Deck Program at Breeze Restaurant
Enjoy our complimentary Kids' Deck program! Dine as a family at Breeze Restaurant. Then, after your children are through eating, they can join Kid's Deck team members for a free, supervised "Make your own S'mores" and coloring activity, while you liner over dinner or enjoy a cocktail. The Kids' Deck program is geared to children ages 3 (and toilet trained) to pre-teen. For reservations, 508-228-4730 or fb@thenantuckethotel.com. The Nantucket Hotel & Resort, 77 Easton Street.
6:00 PM
Free Concert at Children's Beach
"Wheelhouse" performs at Children's Beach, Harbor View Way. Bring a blanket or chairs & enjoy the music sponsored by the Town of Nantucket.
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Sunset Cruise with Shearwater Excursions
Bring your favorite snacks & beverages and enjoy a narrated tour ending with a Nantucket Sunset. Reservations: 508-228-7037 or come by Straight Wharf, Slip #1011.
7:00 PM
Sunset Sail Aboard the Endeavor
Watch the sun set over Nantucket harbor as Capt. Genthner talks about Nantucket's maritime history & waterfront sights. Tickets: 508-228-5585. Endeavor Sailing, Slip #1015, Straight Wharf.
8:00 PM
The Mysterious Hauntings on Main Street - Tea with Ghosts
Step back in time to the elegance of historic Main Street. Hear the tales of the famous and infamous who were part of its opulence and grandeur. Enjoy Tea with Ghost as we walk through time and hear about the mysterious hauntings and ghostly inhabitants who have made Main Street their home. This walk is different from Raven's Night Walk. Meet at the The Park located at the intersection of Main & Fair Streets. $25 Adults, $20 Seniors/Teens. Reservations Required 508-257-4586
8:45 PM
The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk - Town Route
The Original Nantucket Ghost walk begun in 1998, Nantucket's first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island's most famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is one mile long and lasts 80 minutes. No reservations necessary, $20. Adults, $15 Seniors (65+) & Teens and $5 Kids (7-12). Cash Only. Meet at corner of Main & Centre Streets, by bank steps. Arrive 10 minutes early. 508-332-0953
10:00 PM to 1:00 AM
Karaoke
Karaoke at the Rose & Crown, 23 South Water Street. 508-228-2595
Sunrise: 05:12:37 AM
Sunset: 08:13:59 PM
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2017 Annual Events

April 28-30, Daffodil Festival

May 17-21, Wine Festival

June, Nantucket Preservation Month

June 16-18, Book Festival

June 21-26, Film Festival

July 4 - Independence Day Downtown Celebration
& Fireworks

July 12-15, Comedy Festival

July 18-20, Nantucket Garden Festival

July 24-29, Dance Festival

August 12, Boston Pops

Oct. 7, Cranberry Festival

Dec. 1-3, Stroll Weekend

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