Things heat up this month… and with the arrival of June, we’ve got what you need to note for making the most of this lovely little month on ACK! Read up on the ten events that are making the latest HOT LIST!



Barry’s Boot Camp at Harborview Nantucket

 June 4th + 5th

Join us the June 4th and 5th for Boot Camp on the Beach for the second year. We have a Barry’s On The Beach Package that includes: complimentary Barry’s Boot Camp Classes during your stay, two custom Harborview Nantucket 24 oz Tervis Tumbler water bottles and complimentary samples of Nantucket-made cold-pressed juices from ackfresh. Classes will be held at 10am on Saturday and Sunday. Don’t miss this unique opportunity!
Get ready for one jam packed workout that will leave you feeling good and getting that beach bod toned before summer! Join the crew at the Harborview Nantucket on Saturday June 4th and Sunday the 5th for Boot Camp on the Beach! Stay at Harborview and get the Barry’s On The Beach Package which includes: complimentary Barry’s Boot Camp Classes during your stay, two custom Harborview Nantucket 24 oz Tervis Tumbler water bottles and complimentary samples of Nantucket-made cold-pressed juices from ACKfresh! Classes will be held at 10am on Saturday and Sunday. Don’t miss this unique opportunity!


 FOLLAIN “Meet the Maker” Series

Begins June 4th

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Our favorite beauty shop FOLLAIN is all about healthy, wholesome and sound products that are good for your skin, hair, nails and more! And over the course of the summer, they will be bringing bACK their MEET THE MAKER series where they have their favorite beauty founders come in store and talk about their products with samples, conversations and more! This Saturday the 4th, they will kick off the season with Organic Bath Co. from 4pm to 6pm! Click here for more Follain events!


LONG TRAIL dinner at ATLAS

June 4th

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VT meets ACK in the latest ATLAS dinner collab! Enjoy a fresh selection of charcuterie and cheeses, local greens with Vermont mustard vinaigrette, Misty Knolls Free Range Chicken and finish it all off with a chocolate buddino which comes with a Compass Coffee Crumble! With that delish meal, you’ll taste five Long Trail brews and even get a sixth special surprise in the beer department! Cost is $70 per person (excluding tax and gratuity) There’s about 5 tables left so make your reservation now ! Click for website 
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bonus: have dinner at atlas and then walk over to the BOX on for the Dusty 45’s!


 blACKbook Girls Night with Nantucket Preservation Trust

 June 8th

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We’ve got a super fun collab with Nantucket Preservation Trust, Follain and currentVintage with the latest blACKbook GIRLS NIGHT IN on Union Street next Wednesday, June 8th from 6pm to 8pm! Tours, tastings + storytelling at the beautiful newly restored 55 Union Street with designer Michelle Elzay as well as skin restoration with our gals at Follain, and a cool and curated look at restoring vintage fashions with Beth English of cV! Space is limited so sign up here! Event is FREE with donation to the NPT!


Bike Nantucket

June 12th

To benefit Family & Children's Services of Nantucket, join us in a scenic loop of varying lengths around Nantucket Island, open to cycling enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels featuring the picturesque village of ‘Sconset and Polpis Harbor. It's a Family Fun Ride ideal for small children. A post-ride barbeque celebration will follow at Nantucket’s VFW Post at 22 New South Road.
This second annual BIKE NANTUCKET is set out to be a great ride for a great cause! Get out on your two wheels and join the crew for a scenic loop around our beautiful island… this is open to cycling enthusiasts of all ages and skills levels from Sconset to Polpis Harbor… Great for families and ideal for small children! All money raised will benefit Family & Children’s Services of Nantucket, and there will be a post-ride barbeque celebration will follow at Nantucket’s VFW Post at 22 New South Road! Click to register!


 The Dreamcatcher Ticket

June 12th

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While the 2016 Dreamcatcher at Galley Beach to benefit PASCON has been sold out for awhile, there is still time to benefit this worthy cause with the 2016 DREAM TICKET! At $100 a ticket, you have the opportunity to get four seats to any concert, anywhere, anytime! BONUS: Airfare and accommodations included! With only 200 tickets sold, you’ll want to get yours before they are gone! Click here to find out where to purchase yours before the event on June 12th!


RIPE at the BOX

 June 14th + 15th

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Listen, if pACKy at The Chicken Box tells us we’re going to love a band, we wholeheartedly believe him. And ever since he got bACK to island he’s been raving about RIPE! “Ripe is a Funk/Pop band out of Boston, that was born as a result of our seven members’ uniting over one belief: with enough passion and honesty, music can still make the earth shake.” With words like that you can be sure we’re at this Tuesday and Wednesday show at the BOX! Click for tickets


Peonies & Prosecco at Skinny Dip Nantucket

June 14th

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Kick off June with the first of some fresh floral collabs between our #blACKbookstyle floral designer BETSEY BROOKS and our blackbook shop SKINNY DIP! Join BB and the SD girls for a night of blooms and bubbles. Enjoy a glass while celebrating every girl’s favorite flower- the peony- creating a English style tussie mussie style bouquet to take home. Click for tickets


Nantucket Book Festival

 June 17th – June 19th

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READiscover your love for the written word with the 5th annual Nantucket Book Festival! Kick off your summer with a stellar roster of authors who will appear on island from June 17 until the 19! For three days, booklovers will gather in various Nantucket venues for a series of author readings, panel discussions, and social events that provide awesome opportunities for casual conversations between writers and readers. BONUS: Most events are free! Click for event schedule!


Strawberry Festival at Bartlett’s Farm

June 27th

Join us in the big field next to the market for our 2nd Annual Strawberry Festival! Face Painting Pony Rides Strawberry Shortcake Pick Your Own Organic Strawberries Compete + Vote in the Strawberry Jam Contest Kid's Crafts Strawberry Hulling Contest FREE for everyone!
Looking for some berry fun for everyone? Join the crew at Bartlett’s Farm as they get in a Strawberry state of mind in the big field next to the market for their 2nd Annual Strawberry Festival! This is the perfect day for the whole family with Face Painting, Pony Rides, Strawberry Shortcake, Pick Your Own Organic Strawberries, Compete + Vote in the Strawberry Jam Contest, Kid’s Crafts, Strawberry Hulling Contest and more! BONUS: it’s FREE!


 

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