May 16 all-day Epernay Wine & Spirits
Stop by to visit us as the official Aperol Spritz Headquarters anytime during Nantucket Wine Fest weekend for a quick refresher between tasting events! Cin-Cin! NO RSVP NECESSARY
May 16 @ 7:30 am – 8:00 am Nantucket Ice
Ice-R-Cise Drop-ins welcome
May 16 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am Straight Wharf, Slip #1011
See the remaining historic landmarks form the Whaling Era while you sip your morning coffee or tea. Call 508-228-7037.
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Departure times: 10:00 AM, 11:15 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:15 PM, 4:00 PM, 5:15 PM / 1 Hour Trip Relax and enjoy some complimentary ice cream on this narrated tour of Nantucket Harbor. Call 508-228-7037
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Straight Wharf
Sail Aboard the Endeavor, Departure times: 10 AM, 1 PM, and 4 PM, plus a Sunset sail. 90 Minute Sail Capt. James Genthner will acquaint you with Nantucket’s maritime history & waterfront sights.  Call for … Continue reading "Sail Aboard the Endeavor"
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
A 25-30 minute story time for toddlers ages 18-36 months. Free admission. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 10 toddlers and their caregivers. Tickets available at the Children’s Desk when the library … Continue reading "Toddler Time"
May 16 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm Easy Street Cantina
Featuring taco bar 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.
May 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Stories, songs and fingerplays for children 3 years and older. No reservation required, but program is limited to first 15 attendees. Tickets available at the Weezie desk 30 minutes before start of program.
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm Nantucket Culinary
Nantucket Culinary is excited to kick-off the 2019 Wine and Food Festival with the latest paintings by David Williams-Bulkeley, on exhibit May 16 through June, 2019. Born in the UK, David is an artist who … Continue reading "Fine Art Exhibit – paintings by David Williams-Bulkeley"
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nantucket Whaling Museum
Free lecture on Assessing Historic Climate Conditions by Timothy Walker and Caroline Ummenhofer in the Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street. Open to the public.
May 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Epernay Wine & Spirits
Ease into wine fest by enjoying Nantucket’s favorite sip of summer. Drop in to this casual rosé fête where we’ll be pouring pink wines from some of the festival’s featured luminaries. Nowhere else this weekend … Continue reading "Sip, Sip Rosé Wine Tasting"
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join us at Nantucket’s first Alz Meet Up for some tea and conversation! Alz Meet Ups are social events that offer a fun and comfortable way for you to meet up with other people living … Continue reading "Alz MeetUp"
May 16 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
An Egyptian leper embarks on a road trip to find his birth family, accompanied by an orphaned boy. The unlikely duo head southward to Qena after the former’s wife dies, away from the leper colony … Continue reading "Film for Thought: Yomeddine"
May 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Epernay Wine & Spirits
Meet + Greet Luminary Cameron Ashmead, Co-Managing Director of his family’s winery located in the northern Barossa Valley. Enjoy a selection of wines from this leader in the Australian wine industry with regard to environmental … Continue reading "Elderton Wines of Barossa"
May 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Explore the pottery wheel in this fun and messy class! Beginners will explore the basics while more advanced students will explore more challenging techniques.
May 16 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
Students will explore various water-based art mediums (tempera, watercolor, and acrylics) and art styles ranging from realism, impressionism, pointillism, expressionism through abstract, conceptual and action painting while creating large-scale paintings in this fun class.
May 16 @ 3:30 pm The Dreamland
The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion … Continue reading "Movie: Avengers: Endgame"
May 16 @ 4:15 pm The Dreamland
The story begins when ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former Pokémon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, … Continue reading "Movie: Pokemon: Detective Pikachu"
May 16 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers.
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Epernay Wine & Spirits
What will the British think of next? Great bubbly, that is! Discover the premium English sparkling wines produced by family-owned Hattingly Valley from Hampshire, England. Taste with Commercial Director Gareth Maxwell to discover why these … Continue reading "Hattingly Sparkling Wine Tasting"
May 16 @ 5:00 pm The Dreamland
POMS is an uplifting comedy about Martha (played by Diane Keaton), a woman who moves into a retirement community and starts a cheerleading squad with her fellow residents, Sheryl (Jacki Weaver), Olive (Pam Grier) and … Continue reading "Movie: Poms"
May 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Beginner’s English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The class is free, open to all, conducted in English and no pre-registration is required. The LVA offers English classes almost every week, … Continue reading "LVA – Beginner English Class"
May 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
An Intermediate/Advanced English class for those seeking to improve their English language skills. The Literacy Volunteers of the Atheneum offer a drop-in intermediate/advanced English class almost every Thursday evening. Please check the calendar for dates. … Continue reading "LVA – Intermediate/Advanced English Class"
May 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Minimum equipment: Skates, stick, gloves, helmet
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm AAN's Visual Arts Center
In this class students will create portfolio quality artists books. Working toward building a body of photographic work, students will learn the basics of photography, editing, and printing contemporary artists books.
May 16 @ 6:45 pm The Dreamland
Rebel Wilson and Anne Hathaway have winning chemistry as a pair of con artists plying their trade in a stunning seaside town in the south of France. Josephine Chesterfield (Hathaway) is a glamorous, seductive Brit … Continue reading "Movies: The Hustle"
May 16 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
The vocal a cappella group Birdland Avenue, with a member of the group Hotel Mystic, formed in 2016 in Boston, where its four members were college students. Their music, with instrumental sounds created entirely by … Continue reading "“Birdland Avenue” and “Hotel Mystic” in Concert"
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Ice
Adult Public Skate
May 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Time varies with the setting sun, so call ahead. Copy: Bring along your favorite beverages and enjoy some of the finest sunsets around on this relaxing cruise. Call 508-228-7037.
May 16 @ 7:00 pm Straight Wharf
Watch the sun set from the water during this evening sail. Time might vary with sunset: 508-228-5585 for exact departure time and tickets. Endeavorsailing.com , Slip #1015, Straight Wharf
May 16 @ 7:30 pm The Dreamland
The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion … Continue reading "Movie: Avengers: Endgame"
May 16 @ 8:00 pm The Dreamland
POMS is an uplifting comedy about Martha (played by Diane Keaton), a woman who moves into a retirement community and starts a cheerleading squad with her fellow residents, Sheryl (Jacki Weaver), Olive (Pam Grier) and … Continue reading "Movie: Poms"
May 16 @ 9:00 pm The Dreamland
Rebel Wilson and Anne Hathaway have winning chemistry as a pair of con artists plying their trade in a stunning seaside town in the south of France. Josephine Chesterfield (Hathaway) is a glamorous, seductive Brit … Continue reading "Movies: The Hustle"
May 17 all-day Epernay Wine & Spirits
Stop by to visit us as the official Aperol Spritz Headquarters anytime during Nantucket Wine Fest weekend for a quick refresher between tasting events! Cin-Cin! NO RSVP NECESSARY
May 17 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am Straight Wharf, Slip #1011
See the remaining historic landmarks form the Whaling Era while you sip your morning coffee or tea. Call 508-228-7037.
May 17 @ 9:00 am – 9:50 am Nantucket Ice
First 20 paid players. Pick up hockey, full gear required.
May 17 @ 9:45 am – 10:15 am Nantucket Atheneum
Join Lizza Obremski in the Atheneum Gallery for fun and stories with her amazing animal friends. Free admission. Appropriate for ages 2-7. Space is limited. Tickets are available the day of the program when the … Continue reading "Nanpuppets at the Atheneum"
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Departure times: 10:00 AM, 11:15 AM, 1:00 PM, 2:15 PM, 4:00 PM, 5:15 PM / 1 Hour Trip Relax and enjoy some complimentary ice cream on this narrated tour of Nantucket Harbor. Call 508-228-7037
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Straight Wharf
Sail Aboard the Endeavor, Departure times: 10 AM, 1 PM, and 4 PM, plus a Sunset sail. 90 Minute Sail Capt. James Genthner will acquaint you with Nantucket’s maritime history & waterfront sights.  Call for … Continue reading "Sail Aboard the Endeavor"
May 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Nantucket Culinary
Join renown oil painter Elizabeth Congdon and Leah Mojer, from Bartlett’s Farm, for a relaxed and creative afternoon of still life painting while tasting amazing wines selected by Leah. Coffee and brunch snacks will be … Continue reading "Cork & Canvas – A Wine Fest Tasting & Painting Workshop"
May 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Nantucket Culinary
Join Elizabeth Congdon and Leah Mojer, from Bartlett’s Farm for a relaxed and creative afternoon of still life painting while tasting amazing wines selected by Leah Mojer. Coffee and brunch will be provided by Nantucket … Continue reading "Cork & Canvas: Tasting & Painting Workshop"
May 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Epernay Wine & Spirits
Explore a tasting of the ‘climats’ of Burgundy with Domaine Jessiaume. Located in Santenay, this historical winery of the region is now practicing organic viticulture. William Waterkeyn, Winemaker + Vineyard Manager, and Directrice Megan McClune … Continue reading "Domaine Jessiaume of Burgundy"
May 17 @ 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.
May 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
May 17 @ 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"
May 17 @ 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"
May 17 @ 1:30 pm The Dreamland
The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion … Continue reading "Movie: Avengers: Endgame"
May 17 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
The story begins when ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former Pokémon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, … Continue reading "Movie: Pokemon: Detective Pikachu"
May 17 @ 2:30 pm The Dreamland
In a picturesque village in England, Joan Stanley (Academy Award (R) winner Dame Judi Dench), lives in contented retirement. Then suddenly her tranquil existence is shattered as she’s shockingly arrested by MI5. For Joan has … Continue reading "Movie: Red Joan"
May 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Epernay Wine & Spirits
Sip + Sign with Luminaries Anthony & Olive Hamilton Russell from their eponymous winery estate in South Africa. Pioneers of viticulture from the cool, maritime Hemel-en-Aarde appellation, they will also be sharing their flavorful Southern … Continue reading "Hamilton Russell Vineyards of South Africa"