Jul 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Lighthouse School
The former director of Seed Savers Exchange and co-editor of The Seed Garden shares the stories of some of his favorite heirloom varieties and makes the case for why we should still be growing these … Continue reading "Nantucket Garden Festival: Fifteen Heirloom Varieties, Their Stories and Why they Belong in Your Garden with Lee Buttala"
Jul 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm Nantucket Lighthouse School
Join Katie Hemingway, owner of Grass Roots Gardens, for a guided tour of Nantucket gardens. Participants will meet at the Nantucket Lighthouse School and visit properties via a tour van, allowing guests to see a … Continue reading "Nantucket Garden Festival: Garden Tour with Katie Hemingway of Grass Roots Gardens"
Jul 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Nantucket Lighthouse School
Join us for an enchanting afternoon garden tea party. The event will begin with children (and a parent or caregiver) crafting whimsical floral crowns. A magical tea party and scavenger hunt, created by Nantucket Lighthouse … Continue reading "Nantucket Garden Festival: Mommy & Me Garden Tea Party"
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at this downtown hot spot!
Jul 16 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 17 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Live music at the Rose & Crown
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket Lighthouse School
In this hands-on workshop, children will explore how to use island-grown dried and pressed botanicals (flowers and leaves) to create beautiful and unique artwork. Using their new plant press and other tools (included in the … Continue reading "Nantucket Garden Festival: Pressed and Dried Botanical Art for Kids with Bee Shay"
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Pocket Park Corner of Fair and Main
Lindsay Curry, owner of Mohr Gardening, will lead participants on an inspiring tour of town gardens, varying in size and scope About Lindsay: Lindsay’s first gardening jobs were the seemingly endless chores assigned by her … Continue reading "Nantucket Garden Festival: Town Garden Tour with Lindsay Curry of Mohr Gardening"
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Oldest House
Join in the interactive and educational exhibits and activities for kids and families. Features at the sites will be changing all summer so you will want to come back more than once. Historic games crafts … Continue reading "Summer Fest at the Oldest House"
Jul 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm Nantucket Yacht Club
Eating well doesn’t depend on a supermarket stocked with any ingredient you could want, any day of the year. It depends on ingredients of the highest quality – fresh, well-grown, and enjoyed at their flavorful … Continue reading "Nantucket Garden Festival: Growing and Cooking the Year-Round Harvest with Barbara Damrosch"
Jul 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at the Rose & Crown
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Dreamland
Join us this summer for the Dreamland’s premiere DJ series featuring food, cash bar, harbor and sunset views on the Dreamland’s Harborview Terrace. And of course, dancing with some of the best DJ’s from NYC, … Continue reading "Summer Decks Series: Mike Swells"
Jul 17 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 18 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Live DJ at The Rose & Crown
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm The Old Mill
Join in the interactive and educational exhibits and activities for kids and families. Features at the sites will be changing all summer so you will want to come back more than once. Learn about how … Continue reading "Summer Fest at the Old Mill"
Jul 18 @ 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"
Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Jul 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at the Rose & Crown
Jul 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Rose & Crown
Live music at the rose and crown
Jul 18 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 19 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Karaoke at the Rose & Crown
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Oldest House
Join in the interactive and educational exhibits and activities for kids and families. Features at the sites will be changing all summer so you will want to come back more than once. Historic games crafts … Continue reading "Summer Fest at the Oldest House"
Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live music at the rose & Crown
Jul 19 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 20 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Live DJ at The Rose & Crown
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm The Old Mill
Join in the interactive and educational exhibits and activities for kids and families. Features at the sites will be changing all summer so you will want to come back more than once. Learn about how … Continue reading "Summer Fest at the Old Mill"
Jul 20 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at the Rose & Crown
Jul 20 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 21 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Live music at this downtown hot spot!
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at the Rose & Crown
Jul 21 @ 6:00 pm Childrens Beach
Children’s Beach, located at the end of Harbor View Way, is the perfect park for families and children. During the summer, the Town of Nantucket’s Culture & Tourism department sponsors games and activities for everyone.
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
 
Jul 21 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 22 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Karaoke at the Rose & Crown
Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at this downtown hot spot!
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at this downtown hot spot!
Jul 23 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 24 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Live music at the Rose & Crown
Jul 24 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Oldest House
Join in the interactive and educational exhibits and activities for kids and families. Features at the sites will be changing all summer so you will want to come back more than once. Historic games crafts … Continue reading "Summer Fest at the Oldest House"
Jul 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Writers of all genres–memoir, poetry, short story, drama–are invited to participate in reading and discussing their original compositions.  No fee
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Live Music at Cisco Brewers
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at the Rose & Crown
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Knitting and crocheting is a textual art form with a broad array of styles and techniques. The Nantucket Atheneum hosts a knitting and crocheting group year round. This circle of needlery comrades continues the ancient … Continue reading "Knitting and Crocheting Circle"
Jul 24 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 25 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Live DJ at The Rose & Crown
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm The Old Mill
Join in the interactive and educational exhibits and activities for kids and families. Features at the sites will be changing all summer so you will want to come back more than once. Learn about how … Continue reading "Summer Fest at the Old Mill"
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cisco Brewers
Cowpunky Country
Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Rose & Crown
Live Music at the Rose & Crown
Jul 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Rose & Crown
Live music at the rose and crown
Jul 25 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 26 @ 1:00 am Rose & Crown
Karaoke at the Rose & Crown
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Nantucket High School Auditorium
A Children’s version of the Dance Festival performance! Free and Open to the Public Recommended for ages 5+