• Family Fun for New Year’s Eve on Nantucket Island

    Artists Association of Nantucket (AAN) is hosting a festive free workshop for kids on New Year’s Eve day upstairs at 11 Centre St, Sherburne Hall (Preservation Institute: Nantucket — their temporary winter location), from 11 am to 12 noon.  “Ring in the noon year with AAN. Join us for this …

    Acrobat Li Liu will perform in Nantucket's Dreamland Theatre on New Year's Eve.
  • Nantucket Tour of Lights

    The Holiday Season is upon us and Nantucket residents can take a tour of the beautifully illuminated homes across our island. Nantucket Visitor Services is sponsoring the 9th annual Island Tour of Lights. Nominate your house or vote for a favorite house lit up and decorated for holiday season! Starting …

    Nantucket LIghts
  • Holiday Magic in the Nantucket Whaling Museum

    Throughout the month of December, the Nantucket Historical Association transforms their Nantucket Whaling Museum into a museum filled with magical holiday sights. Starting on Friday, December 5 and continuing through December 31, the 21st Annual Festival of Trees will be held at the museum at 13 Broad Street. This highly …

    Nantucket Festival of Trees
  • Cranberry Dishes for the Holidays

    • by Leah Mojer • The sun sets early, and kids are back to school, the ocean is cooling back down to chilly temps, and the streets swirl with copper-tinged leaves – it’s a harsh realization that the cold temps are not far away. There is always about a week …

    Cranberry Recipies | Nantucket | MA
  • New Year’s Wine Resolutions

    • by Jenny Benzie, Advanced Sommelier and Proprietress of Épernay Wine & Spirits • I am going to lose 30 pounds. I am going to quit smoking. I am going to work out every day. You hear them every year. New Year’s Resolutions that are sure to go bust. They …

    New Year's Resolution - drink more wine!
  • Nantucket Winters

    •  by Robert P. Barsanti • On Friday at four, A contractor and I stood on the rear deck of the Gray Lady Two as it popped into its high gear, sprouted a rooster tail, and zipped over the swells. The long swells marched slowly in from the northeast. We …

    Winter on Nantucket | Nantucket | MA
Yesterday's Island Online
Nantucket LIghts

Nantucket Tour of Lights

The Holiday Season is upon us and Nantucket residents can take a tour of the beautifully illuminated homes across our island. Nantucket Visitor Services is sponsoring the 9th annual Island Tour of Lights. Nominate your house or vote for a favorite house lit up and decorated for holiday season! Starting …

Nantucket Festival of Trees

Holiday Magic in the Nantucket Whaling Museum

Throughout the month of December, the Nantucket Historical Association transforms their Nantucket Whaling Museum into a museum filled with magical holiday sights. Starting on Friday, December 5 and continuing through December 31, the 21st Annual Festival of Trees will be held at the museum at 13 Broad Street. This highly …

Nantucket Safe Harbor for Animals | Nantucket | MA

Paws, Claws, & Tennis Balls

• by Sarah Teach • Michelle Perkins and Scott Leonard are animal people, though they’d probably prefer to add a distinction: “non-human” …