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August 2019

Nantucket by Design

August 1 - August 3
Nantucket United States + Google Map

Featuring designer panels, cocktail parties (get acquainted with key national trend-setters in design), and a festive gala at the magical Oldest House property on Sunset Hill featuring dinner, games, music and dancing!     Dates   Thursday, August 1 at 11 am Design Luncheon at White Elephant Village Ballroom and at 6 pm Summer Antiques Show Preview Party at Nantucket Boys and Girls Club Friday, August 2 at 7 pm All-Star Private Dinners at NHA Historic Sites and private homes.…

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The Weir

August 1 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 1 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 1 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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Nantucket Summer Antiques Show

August 2 @ 8:00 am - August 5 @ 5:00 pm
Nantucket Boys & Girls Club, 61 Sparks Avenue
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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Nantucket Summer Antiques Show

The show will consist of 32 carefully selected fine antiques dealers from the US and abroad offering antiques in every category that are sure to thrill collectors.

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Tie-Dye Clinic

August 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

Children’s Beach, Harbor View Way
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$5
nantucket tye-die clinic

June 28 - August 16 every Friday at Children's Beach from Noon-1:00pm. Bring a $7 per shirt or $5 if you bring your own.

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UN-LEASHED: Animal Wonderland

August 2 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Bartlett’s Ocean View Farm, 33 Bartlett Farm Road
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$250
Katie and Family Year of the Dog

Photography Katie Kaizer Now in its eighth year, UN-LEASHED, formerly PAWS for the Cause, has quickly grown into one of Nantucket's most-anticipated events of the summer. This year's theme, "Animal Wonderland," will take guests on an extraordinary journey, while raising funds for homeless animals, humane education, and the many outreach and advocacy programs of Nantucket Island Safe Harbor for Animals (NiSHA).

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The Weir

August 3 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 3 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 3 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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Sunday Night Concert

August 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Children’s Beach, Harbor View Way
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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nantucket event summer 2019 calendar

Restless Leg Syndrome. Husband and wife duo Michael and Charity-Grace Mofsen blend a mixture of country, jazz, and traditional music into a jam-like session

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The Weir

August 4 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 4 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 4 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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Comedy Nights

August 5 @ 8:00 am - August 26 @ 5:00 pm
White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$30 – $60
Nantucket 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.

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Nantucket Music Center Performance

August 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
MA United States
Free

An Annual Showcase Series of NCMC's phenomenal talent from our teaching faculty and friends. Thursday, August 15th: Dr. Jennifer Maxwell, piano, Nigel Goss, bass, and Nick Hayden, percussion.

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Jazz on The Rocks w/ Jason Sullivan

August 6 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Nantucket Lobster Trap, 23 Washington St.
Nantucket, Massachusetts 02554
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Free
nantucket music Jazz Jason Sullivan

Nantucket's own Jazz band takes the stage at The Nantucket Lobster Trap bringing on special guest, New York jazz pianist, Matt Hutchinson. With plenty of room for dancing, $1 Oysters, and live music; this will be a night you can't miss.

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The Weir

August 6 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 6 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 6 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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65th Annual House & Garden Tour

August 7
Brant Point, Brant Point
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$70

The Annual House and Garden Tour has become the venue to have a glimpse of many historic and new homes and gardens on the island. All proceeds support Nantucket conservation, scholarships, and community projects. This year’s theme is “A Summer Day on Brant Point”. Rain or Shine. Complimentary tea and gift boutique at US Coast Guard Station Brant Point. Round-trip shuttle service from Federal Street to Brant Point beginning at 10:45 am.

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The Weir

August 7 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 7 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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The Weir

August 7 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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Coq Au Vin at Gaslight

August 7 @ 10:30 pm - August 8 @ 1:00 am
Gaslight, 3 N Union St
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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Free

Coq au Vin is a fresh and unique revivalist musical ensemble specializing in the performance of a spicy mélange of Gypsy jazz, French, Spanish, Klezmer and Latin American music, as well as American blues standards. Listeners are quickly transformed to revelers as they are transported to a vintage American speakeasy or Parisian café one minute, and the streets of Havana the next. Coq au Vin is available in several different arrangements ranging from a trio to the full seven-piece band.

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4th Annual Dragonfly Fundraiser

August 8
Great Harbor Yacht Club, 96 Washington Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$150

An event to inspire change with mental illness on Nantucket. Dragonfly will donate net proceeds to Fairwinds – Nantucket Counseling Center & NAMI Cape Cod & the Islands.

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August Fete

August 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
‘Sconset Casino & ‘Sconset Chapel, 10 New St
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$225
August Fete on Nantucket Island

This year’s Broadway Revival August Fête celebrates ‘Sconset’s history as an actor’s colony. With a reception at the ’Sconset Casino and open houses in the village’s core, the August Fête is a fantastic way to learn more about the island we love and support Nantucket Preservation Trust.

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The Weir

August 8 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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Pirates & Mermaids! Sail with Nanpuppets aboard Tall Ship Lynx

August 9 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Waypoint Marine Boat Launch, Straight Wharf, Straight Wharf
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$50
Good Cause for Nantucket

Join Egan Maritime and Nanpuppets aboard Tall Ship Lynx for an enchanting morning sail with Nantucket’s favorite puppets, Millie the Mermaid, Clarence the Clam, Wanda the Whale and many more. Dress as your favorite pirate, mermaid or maritime character to enjoy this fanciful adventure at sea. Snacks provided.

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Tie-Dye Clinic

August 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

Children’s Beach, Harbor View Way
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$5
nantucket tye-die clinic

June 28 - August 16 every Friday at Children's Beach from Noon-1:00pm. Bring a $7 per shirt or $5 if you bring your own.

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The Weir

August 9 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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23rd Boston Pops on Nantucket

August 10
Jetties Beach Nantucket, MA 02554 United States + Google Map

The Boston Pops Nantucket concert benefits Nantucket Cottage Hospital. Experience outstanding music followed by a stunning fireworks show on one of Nantucket’s most popular family beaches. Special guests The Spinners will join Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra this year. General Admission: $30 for adults, $10 for kids.

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Nantucket Race Week

August 10 - August 18
Nantucket United States + Google Map

Nantucket Race Week is nine days of regattas, awards ceremonies and parties. Race Week is hosted by Nantucket Yacht Club and Great Harbor Yacht Club to benefit Nantucket Community Sailing.  

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The Weir

August 11 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
+ Google Map
$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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Singer Song Writer Workshop w/ Ethan Philbrick

August 12 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Gaslight, 3 N Union St
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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Free
Ehan Philbrick Nantucket Island

Songwriting Workshop with Ethan Philbrick: Putting it all together in words, music and sound. Free. Registration required at www.almanacartscolony.org

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The Weir

August 12 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

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White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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Melville on Nantucket

August 14 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Quaker Meeting House, 7 Fair Street
Nantucket,
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Moby-Dick-Exhibit Nantucket Island

In celebration of Herman Melville’s 200th birthday, join us for a morning of lectures on Melville the person and his lasting effect with his writings. $50 NHA members, $75 non-members

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Symposium: Melville on Nantucket

August 14 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Quaker Meeting House, 7 Fair Street
Nantucket,
$50 – $75
Melville 200th birthday nantucket NHA

In celebration of Herman Melville's 200th birthday, join us for a morning of lectures on Melville the person and his lasting effect with his writings. $50 NHA members, $75 non-members.

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Games & Activities at Children’s Beach

August 14 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Children’s Beach, Harbor View Way
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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A wonderful assortment of free family-friendly games and activities for everyone including: Spikeball, musical chairs, kite making, hula hoops & jump rope, badminton, volleyball and kickball!

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Family Day at the Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum

August 14 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, 158 Polpis Rd.
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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Nantucket Shipwreck and Lifesaving Museum

Join Egan Maritime at the Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum for a family-friendly program full of crafts and activities for all ages. Parting snack provided. The Nanpuppets will perform at 11:30AM. Free.

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“Out of the Vault” Series

August 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free
Out of the vault series nantucket nha

Experience a special show-and-tell series of artifacts rarely seen from the vault at the Research Library. Each session will feature different materials from the archives. This is a chance to see manuscripts, photographs, and maps from the collection up close.

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Sagamore Rye Whiskey Tasting

August 14 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Epernay Wine & Spirits, 1 North Beach Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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Free
sagamore whiskey tasting nantucket

Enjoy Bourbon’s older brother and learn the famed history of Rye Whiskey in Maryland with Chris Conroy, New England Regional Director for Sagamore Spirit. Taste the influence of limestone filtered water that comes from Sagamore Farm and how it makes their rye whiskey a thoroughbred of a spirit.

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Hanna in Her Garden: An Afternoon at Greater Light

August 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Greater Light, 8 Howard Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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Free
nantucket house greater light

An interpretive program inspired by Hanna Monaghan, original owner of Greater Light, Beverly Hall performs “Hanna’s Soliloquy” on the patio of Greater Light.

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Extraordinary Women of Nantucket

August 15 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad St
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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A performance highlighting historic Nantucket women through excerpts from personal narratives, letters, and memoirs. Free for NHA members or with Whaling Museum admission.

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The Weir

August 15 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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Mini-Mornings at the Museum

August 16 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Nantucket Whaling Museum, 13 Broad St
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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Sally Goes to the Beach by Stephen Huneck. 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 a craft related to that week’s theme. Free with Museum admission.

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Wampanoag Life in 1659

August 16 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Oldest House, 16 Sunset Hill
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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Oldest House Nantucket

Learn about early Wampanoag life at the Oldest House with Plimoth Plantation educators. Free with historic site admission.

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Tie-Dye Clinic

August 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

Children’s Beach, Harbor View Way
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$5
nantucket tye-die clinic

June 28 - August 16 every Friday at Children's Beach from Noon-1:00pm. Bring a $7 per shirt or $5 if you bring your own.

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Nantucket Sounds: American Troubadour Bill Schustik aboard Tall Ship Lynx

August 16 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Launch Behind Stars Ice Cream, Straight Wharf, 5 Harbor Square
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$75
Nantucket Sounds on Lynx Schustik

Join us aboard Tall Ship Lynx with renowned troubadour Bill Schustik for an evening of traditional folk music that weaves storytelling, rich history, and theatrical performance together. Enjoy this special experience on the water as the sun sets in Nantucket harbor.

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The Weir

August 16 @ 7:13 pm
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One event on July 31, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 1, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 3, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 4, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 7, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 9, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 15, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 16, 2019 at 7:13 pm

One event on August 17, 2019 at 7:13 pm

White Heron Theatre, 5 North Water Street
Nantucket, MA 02554 United States
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$69 – $79
The Weir Nantucket Play

A “weir” is a spillway on a stream or small river. Sometimes it allows a trickle, and other times a deluge. This aptly describes the stories you will hear in this local Irish pub where friends and strangers meet to warm up.

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