Apr 27 – Apr 29 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 28 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Staging for the antique car parade begins at 9:30 am, walk among these classic cars and enjoy the daffodil decorations.  The parade begins at 12, when the cars will drive through downtown and then proceed … Continue reading "Daffodil Festival Antique Car Parade"
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am Children's Beach
For children of all ages & their families. Kids bring bikes, trikes, scooters, wagons, skateboards, baby carriages, or other self-propelled vehicles decorated for Daffodil Weekend. Youngsters under 10 should be accompanied by an adult, and … Continue reading "Daffodil Festival Children’s Parade"
Apr 28 @ 10:15 am Children's Beach
Open to men, women, and children.  Parade around Children’s Beach, Harbor View Way with your fun, beautiful, and outrageous Daffy hats. 508-228-1700. Produced by the Nantucket Chamber of Commerce.
Apr 28 @ 12:30 pm Children's Beach
All friendly, leashed pooches are welcome to participate! (Daffy costumes & decorations strongly encouraged.) 1st, 2nd & 3rd place prizes awarded; must be registered to win. Register from 10am – 12pm at the Federal & … Continue reading "8th Annual Daffy Dog Parade"
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Set up your picnic along Main Street, Sconset and enjoy this celebration of spring. Produced by the Nantucket Chamber of Commerce.
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Bartlett's Farm
Nantucket Garden Club presents its 44th annual display of award-winning daffodils grown by local gardeners; with a photo exhibit. Free admission. Free Saturday only shuttle from Nantucket Greenhound transportation center and bus stop, 10 Washington … Continue reading "44th Annual Nantucket Garden Club Daffodil Show"
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am
The 5k race begins and ends at Codfish Park under the pedestrian bridge in the historic village of ‘Sconset on Nantucket Island. The course winds through Sconset Village, along Baxter Road and the Sconset Bluff … Continue reading "Daffodil 5K Race"
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm Bartlett's Farm
The 44th Community Annual Daffodil Show approved by the American Daffodil Society will be held at Bartletts Farm at 33 Bartlett Farm Road! There are entry classes for horticulture, flower arrangements, and photography. Nantucket Garden … Continue reading "44th Annual Nantucket Garden Club Daffodil Show"
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"
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 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.
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 @ 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 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 @ 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 @ 10:45 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 @ 11:30 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 @ 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 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 – 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”"
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm The Dreamland
Only the best and brightest comedians excel in the long run in this business. Our Friday Night Lights show features veteran comics who truly deserve to be called legends, having honed their skills for decades … Continue reading "Friday Night Lights: Legends of Comedy"