Month: July 2016
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Month: July 2016



I’ve said it before… I’ll say it again… on ACK we spell AUGUST like this … E – V – E – N – T – S ! With this influx of things to do on a daily basis you know that blACKbook has the scoop on August, day-by-day! Here are the 27 things we say you need to check out throughout the first four weeks of August! August 1st the art of…

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our resident blACKbook DJ is bACK at it as Sara Farley gives us the scoop on the hottest August soundtrACK right now… see what she’s loving (and why!) below: sara says… AHHH GUYS, IT’S FINALLY HERE! The moment the world has been waiting for! I’ve finally compiled what I feel is a quintessential follow on Spotify (I have zero bias about this) We’ve got all the regular suspects – JT,…

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Weekend Dining Mid Island

With August literally right around the corner, visitors from across the water have the island busting at the seams! With town at its craziest, a weekend of mid-island dining is a must-do. From brunch to the bars to the burgers and brews… we have your fresh blACKbook mid-island dining guide right here! Friday Afternoon… Grey Lady When the work week is finally over and you’re ready to kick-off the weekend, head over…

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WEAR your ACK with Skinny Dip!

Our friends at Skinny Dip have a variety of ways to SPORT your ACK chic! With styles for the ladies, gents, and even the kiddos,  blACKbook has a bakers dozen ways to dazzle in Nantucket fashion! 1. Classic Nantucket The Ellsworth & Ivey Sweater. We blACKbook ladies love a classic and simple look, with just a touch of nautical. This sweater is just the way to accomplish that! Dress it up with white jeans, or…

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Summer Buzz With 5 Hot Nantucket Properties!

When it comes to the variety of ways to stay + play on Nantucket, our friends at Nantucket Island Resorts have you covered. Whether you’re looking for the ideal honeymoon getaway from it all, a pet friendly place so your pup can enjoy Nantucket as much as you, or a family spot to take the kids and be completely centrally located, they’ve got your bACK with their island properties. And in…

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Bartender to Broker with blACKbook

MISS blACKbook SAYS… So I spent the first nine years of my Nantucket Life bartending on ACK.… and I can say first hand, that there is no better way to get your island feet wet, than by making the amazing connections that you can behind the bars at the various world class island dining spots! And with my latest collab with Windwalker William Raveis, I’ve got two bartenders turned brokers, telling you why they…

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It’s definitely starting to feel like summer out here! What goes better with the hot weather? Our HOT LIST.  So to make the most of your time on Nantucket, here’s your cheat sheet to the next week! Julie Miles at SALT this weekend! July 20th ~ July 23rd St. Jude Nantucket Garden Harvest Thursday, July 21st Rose All Day + Cheese Party Friday, July 22nd from 12-7 Full Monty Premieres with TWN! Friday, July…

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The MANtucket Spikeball Tourney!

This is guy stuff. This is a dad bod’s utopia. It’s skillful but doesn’t require elite athleticism. You can talk trash like Kevin Garnett. You can boast about your game like Floyd Mayweather. Heck, you might even pick up a date or two if you’ve got a nice hammer (a good spike). The game is Spikeball and it has taken the Nantucket beaches by storm. You’ve probably noticed that little…

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