Apr 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm The Dreamland
Nantucket Comedy Festival Presents Stand Up & Learn Thursday, Friday & Saturday, April 19, 20,21 , the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our popular Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop and Professional Comedy Series. Executive Director … Continue reading "NCF: Stand up & Learn Kids Comedy Show"
Apr 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm The Dreamland
Nantucket Comedy Festival Presents Stand Up & Learn Thursday, Friday & Saturday, April 19, 20,21 , the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our popular Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop and Professional Comedy Series. Executive Director … Continue reading "NCF: Stand up & Learn Kids Comedy Show"
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm The Dreamland
Nantucket Comedy Festival Presents Stand Up & Learn Thursday, Friday & Saturday, April 19, 20,21 , the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our popular Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop and Professional Comedy Series. Executive Director … Continue reading "NCF: Stand up & Learn Kids Comedy Show"
May 11 @ 3:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
Barbara Lynch Out of Line
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Nantucket Culinary
A 4-course dinner with Alberto Frea serving a tasting of wines from the renowned Fontanafredda Winery and discuss the brand’s well established production philosophy. Recently presented with the 2017 European Winery of the Year award, … Continue reading "Wine Dinner featuring Fontanafredda, Piedmont, Italy"
May 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Nantucket Culinary
Join Sommelier Ieva Aldins on an experiential journey into wine tasting in which participants will learn a vocabulary of aromatic and taste components through our senses. Begin by smelling items we often hear people speak … Continue reading "Wine Tasting 101 with Ieva Aldins – An Experiential Journey"
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. Free kits containing an 8.5 X 11 fabric ‘page’, embroidery thread, needle … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm White Elephant
Let the festivities begin! Welcome chefs and winemakers to the island for the Annual Nantucket Wine Festival. This is the kickoff event that gives us all the chance to reunite with vintners and chefs from … Continue reading "Nantucket Wine Festival Welcome Reception"
May 17 all-day White Elephant
The ultimate event for foodies and oenophiles. This popular festival will feature more than 100 internationally acclaimed wineries and special celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, seminars, auctions, and charitable celebrations.
May 18 all-day White Elephant
The ultimate event for foodies and oenophiles. This popular festival will feature more than 100 internationally acclaimed wineries and special celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, seminars, auctions, and charitable celebrations.
May 18 @ 12:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
Jeremy Sewall author of Oysters
May 18 @ 1:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
Elin Hilderbrand The Blue Bistro
May 18 @ 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
Karen Akunowicz Myers & Chang at Home
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Gallery, Nantucket Atheneum
Join us on our book binding adventures as we experiment and learn new ways to bind books and play with paper. No experience necessary. All tools and materials will be supplied. Registration is required.
May 19 all-day White Elephant
The ultimate event for foodies and oenophiles. This popular festival will feature more than 100 internationally acclaimed wineries and special celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, seminars, auctions, and charitable celebrations.
May 19 @ 12:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
Matt Jennings Homegrown
May 19 @ 1:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
Hadley & TJ Douglas Drink Progressively
May 19 @ 2:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
Laura Catena Vino Argentino
May 19 @ 3:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
John Tesar Knife Steakhouse Meals at Home
May 19 @ 4:15 pm Culinary Demo Tent at Jetties Beach
Kevin Zraly Windows on the World Complete Wine Course
May 20 all-day White Elephant
The ultimate event for foodies and oenophiles. This popular festival will feature more than 100 internationally acclaimed wineries and special celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, seminars, auctions, and charitable celebrations.
May 21 all-day White Elephant
The ultimate event for foodies and oenophiles. This popular festival will feature more than 100 internationally acclaimed wineries and special celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, seminars, auctions, and charitable celebrations.
May 26 – May 28 all-day
Recognized as a top sailing event in the Northeast, and around the World , the annual Figawai Race Weekend is considered to be the official kick off to the Nantucket summer season among the sailing … Continue reading "Figawi Race Weekend"
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Join the curator of the Mitchell House and the Prospect Hill Cemetery Association historian for a short talk about stone monuments and their conservation. The class will then move to the Prospect Hill Cemetery where … Continue reading "Preserving the Monuments of Our Ancestors: How to Properly Clean Historic Gravestones"
Jun 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Great Hall, Nantucket Atheneum
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this gathering is an opportunity for beginners to learn and advanced readers to share their skills and receive readings. … Continue reading "Tea & Tarot"
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 7 @ 6:00 pm Mitchell’s Book Corner
Internationally recognized Sounds True recording artist, author and sound healing practitioner, Diáne Mandle conducts a transcendent sound healing meditation followed by an introduction to the symbolism, tasks and healing properties of the Himalayan sacred sound … Continue reading "Sound Healing Meditation and Workshop with Diane Mandle"
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. Free kits containing an 8.5 X 11 fabric ‘page’, embroidery thread, needle … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
Jun 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Learn about insects, “bugs”, and other creepy-crawlies through making your own curated and preserved collection to take home. Insects are the most abundant group of animals on the planet and provide unique opportunities to study … Continue reading "Build Your Own Insect Collection"
Jun 19 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Maria Mitchell Association
Learn about insects, “bugs”, and other creepy-crawlies through making your own curated and preserved collection to take home. Insects are the most abundant group of animals on the planet and provide unique opportunities to study … Continue reading "Build Your Own Insect Collection"
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Great Hall, Nantucket Atheneum
Led by Danica Connors, who has been reading tarot personally and professionally for over 30 years, this gathering is an opportunity for beginners to learn and advanced readers to share their skills and receive readings. … Continue reading "Tea & Tarot"
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
This 3-day workshop explores narrative and storytelling as it exists within the fields of art and design. It is about storytelling for artists and designers, how the ‘story” is created, what it conveys, and how … Continue reading "Class: Steven Faerm, ‘Design and The Narrative’"
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. This session will be held at the Nantucket Historical Association’s 1800 House, … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
This 3-day workshop explores narrative and storytelling as it exists within the fields of art and design. It is about storytelling for artists and designers, how the ‘story” is created, what it conveys, and how … Continue reading "Class: Steven Faerm, ‘Design and The Narrative’"
Jul 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm 1800 House
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. Free kits containing an 8.5 X 11 fabric ‘page’, embroidery thread, needle … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm Bennett Hall
The Nantucket Emerging Artists Theatre Lab (NEATL) is a six-day theatre developmental lab that brings early-career playwrights, directors, and actors to Nantucket to create brand new plays on island and share this work with Nantucket … Continue reading "Nantucket Emerging Artists Theatre Lab"
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Organized by the Nantucket Island School of Design & the Arts (NISDA) at Jetties Beach. Pre-registration to participate.
Jul 23 @ 8:00 pm Bennett Hall
The Nantucket Emerging Artists Theatre Lab (NEATL) is a six-day theatre developmental lab that brings early-career playwrights, directors, and actors to Nantucket to create brand new plays on island and share this work with Nantucket … Continue reading "Nantucket Emerging Artists Theatre Lab"
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 1800 House
Interwoven Stories is a yearlong community project that encourages participants to create an embroidered narrative that illustrates an aspect of their Nantucket experience. This session will be held at the Nantucket Historical Association’s 1800 House, … Continue reading "Interwoven Stories Workshop"
Aug 1 – Aug 4 all-day
A wonderful week of parties, lectures, and activities. For tickets and details:508-228-1894
Aug 4 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am Learning Lab, Nantucket Atheneum
Scott is a three-time Grammy winning producer with Rounder Records. Learn the basics and how to play one complete blues song. A student-grade harmonica will be provided to each participant to keep. Come learn with … Continue reading "Scott Billington Harmonica Workshop"
Aug 11 – Aug 19 all-day
Nine days of regattas, awards ceremonies, and parties hosted by Nantucket Yacht Club and Great Harbor Yacht Club to benefit Nantucket Community Sailing. Nantucket Race Week is proud to be a Clean Regatta as certified … Continue reading "Nantucket Race Week"
Aug 19 @ 9:30 am
The Opera House Cup Regatta is a cherished tradition held on the third Sunday of August on Nantucket. This Regatta was the first all-wooden, single-hulled classic boat race on the East Coast, and, as a … Continue reading "Opera House Cup Regatta"
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm Methodist Church
Improv Workshop with Jasper Young
Oct 24 @ 8:30 am Childrens Beach
Egan Maritime’s eighth grade Cyrus Peirce Middle School (CPS) Oceanography and Maritime Studies students will start their day at Children’s Beach to race cardboard boats they have designed and built.
May 18 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
Stop in at Bartlett’s Farm and BUILD YOUR OWN Terrarium with the help and guidance of our Garden Center Staff. Choose from a wide variety of glass, whimsical air plants, succulents and other accents to … Continue reading "DIY Terrarium Workshop"
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am Bartlett's Farm
Learn how to keep your senior or anxious pet more comfortable with reiki, massage, acupuncture, and the benefits of CBD oil. Demonstrations, tips & techniques to practice at home. Free: donations will benefit Nantucket Island … Continue reading "Holistic Pet Workshop"
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Methodist Church
Free workshop with Jasper Young
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am Bartlett's Farm
This class will introduce you to the process and science of fermentation, the health benefits of fermented food, food preservation, and how to transform simple ingredients into tasty, healthy creations. Continental breakfast will be served.
Nov 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Elementary School Conference Room