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Plan activities for your stay on Nantucket and stay up-to-date on all of the exciting happenings our island has to offer all year long with our calendar of events.

Comedy Nights

Join Brian, a “lovable lunatic from the mean streets of Nantucket”, as he shares personal experiences that give the audience a glimpse into his life through stories of his family, his relationships, and his interactions with some interesting characters he’s met along the way. Read more

Music at Gaslight

Nantucket’s only live music venue. Weekly local bands and touring acts. Downtown Nantucket’s Live Music Destination with cuisine from Chef Liam Mackey, open year round with live entertainment daily on the patio and main stage. Read more

Fireflies

“Fireflies” debuted at White Heron in 2017 as part of our collaboration with the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven. It’s the story of Eleanore, a respected lady in her small Texas town, and a drifter handyman, Abel, who causes quite a stir by flickering in and out of Eleanore’s… Read more

Mini-Mornings at the Museum

This week: A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars by Seth Fishman. Mini-Mornings at the museum is geared for children ages 2-5. Each program will begin with a story time session. Children will then have an interactive experience with an object from the NHA’s collection related to the story and make... Read more

Makerspace for Teens – Mini Piñata

Make your own mini piñata with cardboard and tissue paper. Fill with goodies, and you know what to do next! All tools and materials will be supplied. No experience necessary. Free for teens in grades 6-12. Read more

The MusACKal

400 years in 70 HysterACKal minutes. This fun-for-all show has an original, contemporary score that provides first-time tourists and year-rounders alike with a comprehensive and comical telling of Nantucket’s history in a tight 70-minutes, packed with a laugh every second. Read more

Moby-Dick Rehearsed

The NHA and Theatre Workshop of Nantucket (TWN) are pleased to present the one-act play “Moby-Dick Rehearsed.” Written by Orson Welles in 1950, this play within a play is both a celebration of the state and testimony of the enduring legacy of Herman Melville’s masterpiece of American... Read more

Music at Gaslight

Nantucket’s only live music venue. Weekly local bands and touring acts. Downtown Nantucket’s Live Music Destination with cuisine from Chef Liam Mackey, open year round with live entertainment daily on the patio and main stage. Read more

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