Jun 4 – Jun 10 all-day
Participating Nantucket restaurants will serve special menus with special pricing; continues through June 10, 2018.
Jun 6 – Jun 7 all-day
Decisions in Preservation: Understanding, Repairing and Preserving Nantucket’s Historic Houses I do not think there is a town center anywhere in America more beautiful than Nantucket, and more powerful as a statement of the idea … Continue reading "Symposium Workshop"
Jun 6 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am Linda Loring Nature Foundation
Weekly Wednesday Bird Walk with Seth Engelbourg, LLNF Naturalist Educator and Program Manager. Meets at 7:45am at the LLNF parking lot, 110 Eel Point Rd.
Jun 6 @ 8:00 am
Duration 3 Hours About Smith’s Point, Nantucket’s westernmost sand extremity is a great hike to see gray seals during the winter, see nesting piping plovers, least terns and American oystercatchers during the summer and catch … Continue reading "Smith’s Point Hike"
Jun 6 @ 8:30 am
See historic landmarks from the whaling history days. 1-hour trip; coffee included. $50pp. Kids younger than 2 ride free. Reservations 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
This is the perfect opportunity to visit and photograph two of Nantucket’s lighthouses – Brant Point and Sankaty Head. Learn about the history of each, while capturing impressive images along the way. Other stops on … Continue reading "Nantucket Island Tour"
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am Wauwinet Gate House
A guided oversand adventure tour. Discover the wonders of the remote Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge & Great Point. Pickup at 33 Washington St or Wauwinet Gate House. 508 228 6799. thetrustees.org/ccwr – Repeated at 1 pm.
Jun 6 @ 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"
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am
See historic landmarks from the whaling history days. 1-hour trip; coffee included. $50pp. Kids younger than 2 ride free. Reservations 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com
Jun 6 @ 10:30 am Nantucket Whaling Museum
This tour introduces participants to Nantucket, both past and present. It tells the events in Nantucket’s history that have made the island what it is today. The tour is 60 minutes long and has five … Continue reading "Downtown Walking Tour"
Jun 6 @ 10:30 am Nantucket Bike Tours
A timeless tour to some of Nantucket’s hidden gems, beautiful sights, and historical locations. Travel with us through the Town of Nantucket, peeking down the Old Whaling streets and quintessential sights. Highlights Old Mill Steps … Continue reading "Town View Bike Tour"
Jun 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Leave the heavy camera at home and learn how to compose and capture interesting images on your phone. With a few pre- and post-shooting pointers and a brief lesson in editing with Google’s Snapseed app … Continue reading "iPhone Tour"
Jun 6 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  1pm, 2:15pm, 4pm, & 5:15pm
Jun 6 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm Nantucket Ice
Public Skate
Jun 6 @ 12:15 pm Fairgrounds Restaurant
President, Habitat for Humanity Nantucket, Update
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
This 2-hour walking tour will take us through town and its surrounding areas depending on the time of day and conditions. Photograph historic homes and beautiful window boxes, capture the picket fences and cobblestone streets … Continue reading "Around Town Tour"
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  1pm, 2:15pm, 4pm, & 5:15pm
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm The Dreamland
Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading 50 Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come walk the narrow streets of ‘Sconset with us and photograph some of the most picturesque cottages and beautiful gardens on the island. We’ll tour the town area, follow with a walk along the Bluff, … Continue reading "Sconset Cottage, Garden & Bluff Tour"
Jun 6 @ 1:30 pm Hadwen House
This tour visits three historic homes and gardens, exploring two centuries of life and architecture on Nantucket. The 60-minute tour offers a glimpse into the lives of some of the people that have occupied the … Continue reading "Historica House & Garden Walking Tour"
Jun 6 @ 2:00 pm
Duration 2 Hours About Two island ecosystems, a shrub swamp wetland and island moors dotted with kettle holes makes for fascinating hike through a section of the island molded by 500 feet of ice bearing … Continue reading "Stump Swamp/Norwood Farm Hike"
Jun 6 @ 2:00 pm Nantucket Bike Tours
7 miles | moderate We think the best thing to do while on Nantucket is … BIKE. However, in a close second is spending time at Cisco Brewery. This family friendly environment and outdoor watering … Continue reading "To The Brewery! Bike Tour"
Jun 6 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at  4pm, & 5:15pm
Jun 6 @ 2:45 pm – 3:35 pm Nantucket Ice
Open Free Style
Jun 6 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live music at Cisco Brewers
Jun 6 @ 3:30 pm The Dreamland
During an adventure into a dark criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his future copilot Chewbacca and encounters Lando Calrissian years before joining the Rebellion.
Jun 6 @ 3:45 pm – 4:25 pm Nantucket Ice
NSC Classes: MIF
Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com . Also at 5:15pm
Jun 6 @ 4:35 pm – 5:25 pm Nantucket Ice
Open Free Style
Jun 6 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Enjoy ice cream & relax during a tour of Nantucket Harbor. 1-hour tirp. Tickets $45pp at 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com .
Jun 6 @ 5:25 pm – 5:50 pm Nantucket Ice
NSC Classes: Power
Jun 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Great Hall, Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Cottage Hospital and the Community Foundation of Nantucket host a session for the 13 Healthy Nantucket grant recipients to report on their activities. Free admission
Jun 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Great Hall, Nantucket Atheneum
Teen Improv with Jasper Young Come and get your funny on! Learn and play improv games that are useful for theater, comedy, dance, and everyday life. Free for teens grades 6-12 Returning students welcomed! No … Continue reading "Teen Improv"
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm Bennett Hall
It’s the opening night of The Golden Egg on Broadway, and the wealthy producer Julia Budder is throwing a lavish party in her lavish Manhattan townhouse. Downstairs the celebrities are pouring in, but the real … Continue reading "IT’S ONLY A PLAY"
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at this downtown hot spot!
Jun 6 @ 6:00 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
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm The Dreamland
The Most Unknown is an epic documentary film that sends nine scientists to extraordinary parts of the world to uncover unexpected answers to some of humanity’s biggest questions. How did life begin? What is time? … Continue reading "Film for Thought: The Most Unknown"
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Atheneum’s Knitting and Crocheting Circle continues its gam sessions on Wednesday evenings. Join the group for a session or become weekly participants. The group will continue making hats, gloves, mittens, and scarves to be … Continue reading "Knitting and Crocheting Circle"
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm The Dreamland
Join us for a Special VIP Meet and Greet Reception with the Artists before the show at the Dreamland, Harborview room and Terrace. Time: 6:30pm-8pm.
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This 2.5-hour tour will take us to different locations in Madaket to photograph beaches, birds, piers, lakes and inlets as they change color during Nantucket’s epic sunsets. Learn about adjusting your ISO and white balance … Continue reading "Madaket & More at Sunset"
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm 33 Washington Street Facility
Each summer, the Maria Mitchell Association hosts scientists and research experts on a wide variety of scientific topics. Speaker will be released closer to the date.
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm
Bring a beverage & snack and enjoy the sunset over the water. Time varies with sunset: call 508-228-7037 for departure time and tickets.
Jun 6 @ 7:15 pm
Duration 2 Hours About After hiking through kettle and kame terrain in the moors learning about frost bottoms and when to pick beach plums with Nantucket Walkabout Guide Peter Brace, soak up the best view … Continue reading "Shawkemo Hills Sunset Hike"
Jun 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:20 pm Nantucket Ice
Men’s Hockey
Jun 6 @ 8:00 pm The Dreamland
The Weight Band Members of THE BAND, the LEVON HELM BAND & the RICK DANKO GROUP 2018 WORLD GONE MAD TOUR Join us for a Special VIP Meet and Greet Reception with the Artists before … Continue reading "The Weight Band w. Guests, The King Harvest Horns"
Jun 6 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 7 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Live DJ at The Rose & Crown
Jun 7 @ 8:00 am
Duration 2 Hours About Sitting on 90 acres at the north end of Hummock Pond on its east side, like Gardner Farm immediately south, Lost Farm’s former vegetable fields have given way to shrubs and … Continue reading "Lost Farm Sanctuary Hike"
Jun 7 @ 8:30 am
See historic landmarks from the whaling history days. 1-hour trip; coffee included. $50pp. Kids younger than 2 ride free. Reservations 508-228-7037 or Shearwaterexcursions.com
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am Wauwinet Gate House
A guided oversand adventure tour. Discover the wonders of the remote Coskata-Coatue Wildlife Refuge & Great Point. Pickup at 33 Washington St or Wauwinet Gate House. 508 228 6799. thetrustees.org/ccwr – Repeated at 1 pm.
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am
See Gray Seals in their natural habitat, experience the beauty of Great Point from the water. Great for all ages; perfect photo ops. 2-hour trip. Tickets $95pp at 508-228-7037 or at shearwaterexcursions.com