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2022 Nantucket Calendar of Events


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Nantucket Events 2022

Follow below for Nantucket’s 2022 Calendar of Events. Want to add an event to our list? Email marketing[@]


April 22nd – Flower Power Kickoff Party, Hosted by N Magazine,

April 22-24 – Daffodil Festival,

April 23-24 – 46th Annual Nantucket Garden Club Daffodil Flower Shower, 3 PM – 5 at Bartlett’s Farm,

April 23rd – Dreamland Comedy Nights: Matt Braunger, 7 PM,


May 9th – Hospital Thrift Shop Reopening, 10 AM at 17 India Street,

May 18-22 – Nantucket Wine & Food Festival

May 18th – Luna Fest, 5 PM at the Sconset Casino,

May 24-26 – Sailors Valentine with Elizabeth Braun, 9 AM – 1 PM at Greater Light, South Howard Street,

May 27-30 – 51st Figawi Race Weekend


May 26-June 18 – TWN’s Meteor Shower, a comedy by Steve Martin,

June 5-6 – Nantucket Boys and Girls Club Sam Sylvia Pro-Am Golf Tournament

June 10-11 – Andy Frasco and the U.N., 10 PM at the Chicken Box,

June 12th – Nantucket Oysterfest, 12-4 PM at Cisco Brewers,

June 14th – Miss Juneteenth Film, 7 PM at the Atheneum, nantucket.library

June 14-19 – Plein Air Nantucket,

June 16-19 – Nantucket Book Festival,

June 18th – Nantucket’s Got Talent, 6 PM at the Dreamland,

June 22-26 – Nantucket Film Festival,

June 23rd – Blooming Bids for Nantucket Kids at Bartlett’s Farm,


July 4th – Independence Day Festivities, 4th of July Fireworks

July 9th – Nantucket Conservation Foundations, Race for Open Space

July 12-14 – Nantucket Garden Festival,

July 14-16 – Nantucket Comedy Festival,

July 17th – Nantucket Land Rover Series,

July 16th – Nantucket Triathlon,

July 18-23, Nantucket Dance Festival, tickets on sale July 1st at

July 23rd – Swim Across America,

July 31st – Nantucket Island School of Design and the Arts (NISDA) Sandcastle Contest,


August 2nd-13th – The Theatre Workshop of Nantucket’s We Will Rock You,

August 2nd-5th – Rafael Osona’s Annual Americana Fine Art & Marine Sale,

August 3rd Nantucket Garden Club House & Garden Tour,

August 3rd-6th – Nantucket by Design,

August 4th – Maria Mitchell Stargazer Gala,

August 4th-7th  – Madagascar Jr (live theatre) at the Dreamland, Tickets

August 5th 25th Birthday for the Weezie Library for Children,

August 5th Nantucket Safe Harbor for Animals There’s no Place Like Home,

August 5th-8th Nantucket Summer Antiques Show,

August 7th-8th Nantucket Golf Club Foundation’s Children’s Charity Classic,

August 8th – Cisco Trashion Show, tickets are sold out

August 11th – Nantucket Preservation Trust 17th Annual August Fête,

August 13th – Nantucket Cottage Hospital’s Boston Pops – 25th Anniversary,

August 13th21stNantucket Race Week,

August 14th – ‘Studio 65′ Theatre Workshop of Nantucket’s Summer Benefit,

August 16th – An Evening for Ukraine, Tickets on Eventbrite

August 20th – Tim Russert Summer Groove at the Nantucket Boys and Girls Club,

August 20thDreamland Conversations: Amanda Knox,

August 21st – 50th Opera House Cup Regatta,

August 22nd-23rd – The Revivalists at the Chicken Box,


September 7th – NanucketGrown Dinner, Sustainable Nantucket,

September 12th – Nantucket Cottage Hospital Sankaty Swing,

September 15th-18th – The Nantucket Project,

September 22nd-24th – Maria Mitchell Association Women of Science Symposium,

September 24th – Nantucket Land Bank Cross-Island Hike,

September 30th  – Nantucket Shellfish Association’s Scallopers Ball


October 1st & 2nd – Nantucket Harvest Fair (Nantucket Island Fair & Cranberry Festival),

October 7th-9th – Cobblestones & Cranberries Shopping Event,


November 24th – Cold Turkey Plunge

November 27th – Chamber’s Annual Tree Lighting


December 2-31 – NHA’s Festival of Trees

December 2-4 – Stroll Weekend