festivals

festivals

Every summer on Nantucket is jammed pACKed with ways to sip and stretch and watch and learn thanks to the plethora of festivals that abound! Check out the blACKbook schedule and why we love these celebratory weekends!

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#ACKyogafest16!

Searching to be inspired… to try something new … and to practice more yoga and self care? Well, the 5th annual Nantucket Yoga Festival is right around the corner and a perfect way to do all this and more! And with five days to the fest, we’ve got the 5 reasons why this is our go-to summer festival on ACK and how to save on your full festival pass! 1. You…

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Top 10 for Book Fest!

Get ready to READiscover your love for the written word with the 5th annual Nantucket Book Festival! And this year is pACKed with an incredible lineup of events like Book to Film Talks, Writers Luncheons, Authors in Bars, and so many chances to meet your favorite writers! See the ten things we are buzzing on for #ACKbookfest16 below! (cover photo: Tim Ehrenberg)  1. So Many Amazing Names to Note! The list of notable…

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blACKbook Daffy Recap

MANtucket blACKbook gives his take on #Daffy16 above! Enjoy Okay so this weekend was pretty major on all accounts. The weather was a complete 10. The vintage cars were dressed to the nines. The tailgates would have made Martha Stewart jealous. And oh, that floral festive fashion was everywhere! So in typical blACKbook style, we have 12 favorite themes from Daffy Day via instagram! 1. Those Antiques Autos 2. The Custom Costumes 3. The Party…

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Nantucket Music Festival

August 2nd + 3rd First annual Nantucket Music Festival to be held out on Tom Nevers Field! No formal announcements yet… but music of all kinds to be in the mix! ALTERNATIVE – BLUES – BLUEGRASS – COUNTRY – FLAMENCO – FOLK – FUNK – GOSPEL – JAZZ – NEW AGE – SINGER/SONGWRITER – SOUL – REGGAE – ROCK www.nantucketmusicfestival.com [social facebook=”#” twitter=”#” instagram=”#”]…

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Nantucket Dance Festival

July 21 – 26 Join us July 21 – July 26 for five days of programs related to classical and contemporary ballet. The Festival ends with evening performances on Friday, July 25 and Saturday, July 26 featuring ballet stars from major dance companies. The Nantucket Atheneum Dance Festival is a major fundraising event for the Atheneum, which must raise 60 percent of its budget through special events and private donations.…

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Nantucket Comedy Festival

July 16 -19 The Nantucket Comedy Festival is a nonprofit organization founded in the summer of 2008 with the purpose of engaging the native and visiting Nantucket communities through the universal gift of laughter. In addition to bringing our community together to share a good laugh, our efforts serve a deeper purpose. We aim to reach out to some of the most vulnerable members of the community, our teens, through…

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