Open Menu Events Calendar
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. Visit often to plan your island vacation on Nantucket.

There are 8 events for Tuesday 1st of December 2015
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Exploring Art for Ages 2-5
Join AAN staff for a fun, one-day, art exploration classes for little ones and their caregivers to enjoy together. Something new to explore each week. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Artists Association Visual Arts Center, 24 Amelia Drive. $5 per child per day. Drop-in only.
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Rainbow Fleet Raffle & Marbel-ous Marble Contest
Stop by The Toy Boat to enter to win a set of hand carved Rainbow Fleet. Tickets $1 to benefit the Scholarship Fund! While you are there, don't forget to guess how many marbles are in the jar and win Marbel-ous prizes (no charge). Located at 41 Straight Wharf, 508-228-4552
10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
Music in the Morning
Join Lizza Obremski for fun and engaging songs, singing games and movement activities aimed at teaching musical skills to the very young. For ages 2 - 7. Space is limited. Tickets available the day of the program when library opens. Held at The Nantucket Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street.
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Mother - Daughter Book Club: Ophelia and The Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxiee
Join us in our monthly Mother and Daughter Book Club. A club designed for students grades 3-5 and their mothers. Each month we will meet to discuss the current book selection, share some snacks, and occasionally pair our discussion with a craft project. Snacks and Refreshments will be served. We hope to see you there! Held at The Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street. Please register.
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Holiday Cookie Cutters
Learn the basics of metalworking to create a pair of festive cookie cutters. Member $50 & Non-Members $75, pre-registration required, call 508-228-1894. Held at NHA 1800 House 4 Mill Street
4:30 PM
Jacob Butler Performs Live
Live music at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Half-Priced Small Plates at Breeze Restaurant
Delicious culinary offerings. at Breeze Restaurant in The Nantucket Hotel, 77 Easton Street. Our small plates are half-price & you can also enjoy your favorite cocktails around our cozy, new fire pits. 508-228-4730 or
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday Rib Night at Atlas
Dry rubbed, smoked, wet sauced, and grilled to perfection: $1.50 per rib & $5 Dos XX Draft at Atlas BBQ & Fish House, 130 Pleasant Street. 508-825-5495.
Sunrise: 06:50:47 AM
Sunset: 04:08:33 PM
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