Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day
From early April to mid-May, over three million daffodils of every color, shape and size will bloom on Nantucket. This blossoming, and the arrival of spring itself, is the focal point of celebration during Daffodil … Continue reading "Daffodil Festival Weekend"
Apr 26 @ 8:30 am
A 2-1/2 mile, 55 minute nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Cash Only
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Commonwealth
Commonwealth, a unique resale boutique, invites you to our Opening Day at 12 Oak Street. Fabulous Resale. Fresh Finds. 508.680.1399
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Explore the value of color by painting a still life of daffodils and tulips. The season’s shift from cool to warm is reflected in the first flowers that bloom, and helps painters learn to mix … Continue reading "Daffodil Day Workshop with Elizabeth Congdon"
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am
The dynamic story of Nantucket, led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mile, 90 min. stroll.
Apr 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am Nantucket Whaling Museum
A special program for children ages 2 – 5 with a story time session covering topics related to Nantucket life. The topics range from art, history, and science. After the story time, there will be … Continue reading "Mini-Morning at the Museum"
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Featuring fish fry plus salad bar, and an assortment of pizza, nachos, fried rice, grilled veggies, wings, onion rings, and more. $13.95. Salad Bar alone: $9.95 Corner of Easy Street & Broad.
Apr 26 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm Nantucket Culinary
What better way to kickoff Daffy Weekend than with a centerpiece floral workshop?! Treat yourself to an afternoon of learning floral tips and tricks, the latest floral trends, and of course an easy method to … Continue reading "Daffy Dunlovely Centerpiece Workshop"
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Ginger Andrews, our Field Ornithologist, opens the Maria Mitchell Association Research Center each week as a space for anyone to interact with and learn about our biological collections, collaborate on group projects, do research, or … Continue reading "Biological Collections Open Hours"
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Haddon Hall
Nantucket Community School, in collaboration with A Safe Place, is offering Tai Chi for Wellness classes in 56 Centre St., Haddon Hall. Tai Chi is a non-strenuous, complete body exercise consisting of a series of … Continue reading "Free Tai Chi for Wellness"
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm
The dynamic story of Nantucket, led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mile, 90 min. stroll.
Apr 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Tours are $20 per person. Sign up for public tours start 45 mins before start times (2:15pm for the 3pm tour) We do not take reservations for public tours. Public tours are on a first … Continue reading "Cisco Brewers – Public Tour"
Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Epernay Wine & Spirits
Are you stumped to know the difference between wines labeled organic, sustainable, biodynamic, or ecologically sound? Wonder no more at this tasting event where Advanced Sommelier Jenny Benzie demonstrates the meaning of each certification with … Continue reading "Sustainable Wines with “Flower Power” Tasting"
Apr 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Handlebar Café
ANNOUNCING THE 2019 SMALL WORKS, BIG CAUSE SHOW AT THE HANDLEBAR CAFE This year’s Small Works, Big Cause show will open with a gallery reception on Friday, April 26th from 5-7pm at the Handlebar Cafe. … Continue reading "Small Works Big Cause 2019 Grand Opening"
Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Nantucket Culinary
Kick off your Daffodil Weekend right – visit Nantucket Culinary for the Chandon ‘In Bloom’ Daffodil Party and tasting featuring the Sweet Star Cocktail and specially crafted appetizers. Tastes will be paired with a variety … Continue reading "Chandon ‘In Bloom’ Daffodil Party"
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Launch into Daffodil Festival with N Magazine & the Nantucket Historical Association, sponsored by the Nantucket Chamber. Heavy hors d’oeuvres, festive libations, photo booth, and prize for the best “blooming” outfit! Tickets: $95.
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm
Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.
Apr 26 @ 8:45 pm
Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.
Apr 27 all-day Mitchell’s Book Corner
Celebrate Indie Bookstore Day by stopping by to see what’s NEW on the shelves at Mitchell’s and Bookworks this season as well as some special deals on audio books, book swag, and MORE!
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am – 8:00 pm Easy Street Cantina
Full basket (16 wings) for $12.95; half basket is $8.95. Corner of Easy Street & Broad.
Apr 27 @ 8:30 am
A 2-1/2 mile, 55 minute nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Cash Only
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 9:40 am Natural Science Museum
Ever wonder how we care for our museum animals and tropical fish when the sites are closed? Come see our overwintering animals get fed and learn about their feeding ecology and how the seasons affect … Continue reading "Very Hungry Vertebrates"
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Visit town early to view the beauteously bedecked vintage cars line up on Main Street. (Drivers are often garbed in themes costume!) Cote on your favorites “People’s Choice” ballots are available outside the Chamber office … Continue reading "45th Annual Daffodil Festival Weekend Antique Car Parade & Tailgate Picnic"
Apr 27 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Browse and purchase from previously enjoyed books and media for all ages at great prices! Hardcover books $2, Softcover books and Media $1.
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Nantucket Culinary
Looking for that final floral accessory to complete your Daffy outfit!? Well, we have you covered! Join us as we learn how to make a lush flower crowns with Colleen Dunleavy of Dunlovely Floral Design. … Continue reading "Daffy Dunlovely Flower Crown Workshop"
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am
The dynamic story of Nantucket, led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mile, 90 min. stroll.
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am The Dreamland
Polkadots follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot who just moved to the “Squares Only” small town of Rockaway. As the first Polkadot in an all Square school, Lily faces an almost impossible task of gaining acceptance from … Continue reading "Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical"
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am Childrens Beach
Fun for children of all ages and their families! Decorate your bicycle, wagon, skateboard, baby carriage or other self-propelled vehicles with a Daffodil theme, or simply come decked out in your best Daffy gear! Ribbons … Continue reading "45th Annual Daffodil Festival Children’s Parade"
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Book Signing with James Sulzer author of Crisis The Card People 3
Apr 27 @ 10:45 am Childrens Beach
Show off your creativity with a festively decorated, DAffodil-themed hat (elegant or goofy… it’s all fabulous fun!) and join the Pageant! Open to men, women, & children. Ribbons awared in adult & children’s categories. Start … Continue reading "45th Annual Daffodil Festival Hat Pageant"
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Epernay Wine & Spirits
As if all the logistics of coordinating your signature tailgate party aren’t time-consuming enough, your beverage preparation is made easy with handy-dandy single serve beverages. Taste a selection of drinks that require no pre-game preparation, … Continue reading "Daffodil Tailgating Alternative Libations Tasting"
Apr 27 @ 11:30 am Childrens Beach
Grab your picnic lunches and head to Children’s Beach for an original performance of Lizza Obremski’s phenomenal Nanpuppets to delight all ages. A Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce signature event. 508.228.1700.
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm
Nantucket Music Center’s drumline will be performing at the top of Main Street. A Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce signature event. 508.228.1700. Nantucketchamber.org
Apr 27 @ 12:30 pm Childrens Beach
All friendly, leashed pooches are welcome to participate! (Daffy costumes & decoration strongly encouraged.) 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place prizes awarded; must be registered to win. Register from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the … Continue reading "9th Annual Daffy Dog Parade"
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Tours are $20 per person. Sign up for public tours start 45 mins before start times (2:15pm for the 3pm tour) We do not take reservations for public tours. Public tours are on a first … Continue reading "Cisco Brewers – Public Tour"
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
A Community Event The Forty-Fifth Annual 2019 Nantucket Daffodil Show. “Shells and Bells” The Public is invited. Admission is Free. Free shuttle Saturday only from 10 Washington Street across from Greenhound starting at 1:45 pm. … Continue reading "Nantucket Daffodil Show “Shells and Bells”"
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm
Hear the history of Old Nantucket they dare not tell you anywhere else on this 2/3 mi, 80 min walking tour for ages 13+
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
Polkadots follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot who just moved to the “Squares Only” small town of Rockaway. As the first Polkadot in an all Square school, Lily faces an almost impossible task of gaining acceptance from … Continue reading "Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical"
Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Tours are $20 per person. Sign up for public tours start 45 mins before start times (2:15pm for the 3pm tour) We do not take reservations for public tours. Public tours are on a first … Continue reading "Cisco Brewers – Public Tour"
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Epernay Wine & Spirits
Are you confused by all the different types of beer hops and their flavor profiles? What is a West Coast versus East Coast brew? Enjoy a parade of small-batch, craft beers that represent a variety … Continue reading "Breweries on Parade Craft Beer Tasting"
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
Polkadots follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot who just moved to the “Squares Only” small town of Rockaway. As the first Polkadot in an all Square school, Lily faces an almost impossible task of gaining acceptance from … Continue reading "Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical"
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm
Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.
Apr 27 @ 8:45 pm
Nantucket’s first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island’s famous haunted locations. Led by the original guide, it is 1 mi. long & lasts 80 min.
Apr 28 @ 8:30 am
A 2-1/2 mile, 55 minute nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular summer homes on Nantucket. Cash Only
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Codfish Park
This 5k road race begins and ends at Codfish Park in the historic village of ‘Sconset on Nantucket Island. The course winds through the village center, along Baxter Road and the ‘Sconset Bluff and finishes … Continue reading "2019 Nantucket Daffodil 5K"
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am
The dynamic story of Nantucket, led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mile, 90 min. stroll.
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
A Community Event The Forty-Fifth Annual 2019 Nantucket Daffodil Show. “Shells and Bells” The Public is invited. Admission is Free. Free shuttle Saturday only from 10 Washington Street across from Greenhound starting at 1:45 pm. … Continue reading "Nantucket Daffodil Show “Shells and Bells”"