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Nantucket Events & Festivals

Here is a list of many more events and things to do on the island while visiting the Periwinkle Inn:

  • Daffodil Festival in April.
  • Nantucket Wine Festival in May
  • Nantucket Film Festival in June
  • Nantucket Book Festival in June
  • July 4th Main Street celebration
  • Boston POPS Concert in August
  • August Antiques Show & Lectures
  • August House & Garden Tour
  • Garden Festival
  • Nantucket Race Week-wooden sailboats
  • Ironman Race & Triathlon
  • Comedy Festival
  • Dance Festival-ballet
  • Sandcastle Contest
  • Summer Concert Series
  • Maritime Festival in Sept
  • Cranberry Harvest Festival in Oct
  • Birding Festival
  • Spring & Fall Restaurant Week
  • Halloween Parade
  • Nantucket Christmas Stroll
  • Lectures, Book signings, Gams
  • Historic Crafts Classes
  • Art Classes: Sketching/ Painting
  • Atheneum- historic library and lecture hall
  • Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum
  • Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum
  • Maria Mitchell Science Center
  • Star Gazing at the Observatory
  • Sailing, Kayaks, Boat Rentals
  • Fishing, Crabbing, Scalloping
  • Hike Tuppancy or Sanford Farm
  • Naturalist Jeep trip to Great Point
  • Tour Cisco Brewery
  • Quaker Meeting House Research Library

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