Holiday Events

Signature Experiences

Holiday Season on Nantucket

This merry season is filled with holiday festivities, high spirits, and lots of reasons to come for a visit!
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Only at The Nantucket

Being the island’s only year-round hotel means we’ve got plenty of merriment throughout the holiday season! Here are a few reasons to celebrate the holidays with us:

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Holiday Events

The Nantucket Hotel is home to some of the season’s most popular events. From Thanksgiving to the midnight hour on December 31st, The Nantucket is one of the merriest places on the island. 

Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving WeekendNovember
25th—28th
Christmas Dinner
Christmas EventsDecember
24th & 25th
Party table with glasses of champagne. Friends celebrating Christmas or New Year eve.
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Nantucket Noel
Nantucket StrollDecember
3rd—5th
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A Magical December Vacation

December is a unique and wonderful time to visit the island. Experience the merriment of the island during weeks and weekends after Christmas Stroll when shops and restaurants are open for business!

Stroll Downtown

Downtown Nantucket knows how to get festive in the winter months and you’re only a short walk from Main Street when you’re with us!

Christmas Stroll 2017 - Bell ringer with Fire Truck Downtown
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The Nantucket Club

Nantucket’s premier spa and fitness club is located at The Nantucket Hotel and our guests enjoy access to the club’s classes, gym, and spa facilities. Keep fit while you’re with us, join a yoga class, or schedule a session with our award winning personal trainer!

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History Ahoy

The Nantucket Historical Association’s award-winning Whaling Museum is an incredible tribute to the adventurous and legendary industry that first put Nantucket on the map! Open throughout the winter, the Whaling Museum is an incredible way to spend an afternoon. 

 

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Cultural Center

Nantucket’s Dreamland Theater is so much more than a movie theater. With special screenings, lectures and other live programming, in addition to showings of popular movies, the Dreamland is one of Nantucket’s finest cultural centers- and it’s open year-round! 

Something Tropical?

Looking for something warmer? Our new sister resort on Lovango Cay, a private island just off St. John, USVI might be the spot for you! With a full-service resort and beach club now open, Lovango Resort + Beach Club is the Caribbean’s newest gem!

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The Nantucket on Instagram

Mother’s Day is this Sunday- how are you celebrating the mom in your life? Breeze’s Mother’s Day celebration is still accepting reservations! Tap the link in our bio to learn more 📸: @ingridbrown_

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Our new director of cuisine, Adam Votaw, is passionate about shareables, small plates, and dishes that bring the table together. Experience it for yourself- tap the link in our bio to make a reservation.

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Experience spring migration on Nantucket!

Spring migration brings a rich variety of seabirds, shorebirds, and waterfowl to the island each year, drawing amateur and professional ornithologists alike to catch a glimpse of the activity along the Atlantic Flyway in the island’s unique ecosystem. American Oystercatchers, Piping Plovers, and Northern Gannets, are staples of Nantucket’s birding season each spring.

This season we’ve partnered with the Linda Loring Nature Foundation to create a one-of-a-kind week of birding, socializing, presentation, and discussion to bring Spring migration on the island to life for enthusiasts of all ages and experience levels, including complimentary daily excursions during the week.

Led by LLNF Naturalist Seth Engelbourg, an expert on the island’s flora, fauna, and avian ecology, this program takes guests and locals alike into some of the island’s most exclusive birding sites for a closer look at the island’s annual migratory guests. Complete with a full weekend program of presentations and discussion, this program is designed to accommodate all levels of interest and experience.

Join us for a night or two between May 10th and 14th and enjoy complimentary birding each morning, or join us or for the full weekend program from May 14th - 16th.

Tap the link in our bio to learn more!

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Mother’s Day is around the corner! Tap the link in our bio to learn about making a trip to the island or a reservation for our Mother’s Day brunch!

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Many a friend at last weekend’s Yappy Hour 📸: @allisoncolejewelry

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While we are missing our annual Daffodil Fest celebrations, we’ve lined up some fun activities at The Nantucket Hotel to help you feel the springtime spirit of the island. Tap the link in our bio to learn how we’re celebrating this year!

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Last call for Easter brunch! Tap the link in our bio to learn about our dine-in and takeout options!

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Our first yappy hour was fun for all!

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Last chance to book a magical weekend (3/26 - 3/28) of rest and wellness with yoga instructor, Patricia Dolloff.

Enjoy daily, socially-distanced morning and evening meditation and yoga in our large and airy ballroom.

In the morning join Pat for a guided walk in nature, treat yourself to an hour of total relaxation with a massage, and simply enjoy the signs and smells of spring on the island to bring you inner calm.

Tap the link in our bio to learn more!

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We’re almost back! The Nantucket reopens March 5th for some cozy off-seasoning in the heart of historic and downtown Nantucket. Tap the link in our bio to learn more! 📸: @styleinherited

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Valentines Day is around the corner and maybe you’re still looking for a gift... give the gift of Nantucket this year with a Nantucket Hotel gift card. Tap the link in our bio for details! 📸: @marcsford // @prepfordwife ...

We're closed for the moment to spruce the hotel up for the year ahead of us. We'll be back open in March and ready to host more cozy moments like this PC: @dirtandglass

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Missing celebrating the new year with all of you but can’t wait to see you all in the next year none-the-less! Happy 2021 from all of us at @thenantucket

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A merry merry Christmas from our family to yours 📸: @nantucketislandprints

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All is calm, all is bright, and the drinks aren’t bad either! Thanks to those who have chosen to cozy up with us this holiday season 🥃Did you know we have the most extensive hot drinks menu on the island? 📸: @ashleyculkins

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It’s the perfect December to stay in and stay cozy. Tag someone you want hunker down with on Nantucket 📸: @ashleyculkins
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Looking your usual festive self, Nantucket. Raise your hand 🤚 if you love the #GreyLady in December 📸: @zofiaphoto
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Things are looking magical in our lobby. Tap the link in our bio to learn about our holiday to-go boxes and other festive activities at the hotel this December!
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Anyone else feeling festive as we stride into December? Tap the link in our bio to learn what’s happening at the hotel this holiday season 📸: @kristynewengland
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Looking for the perfect gift this season? Why not give the gift of Nantucket with a Nantucket Hotel gift card? Tap the link in our bio to share a little #nantucketing with someone special in your life 📸: @kristynewengland
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