21 Jul 2023

ACK August Events 2023

August is just around the corner, and so are some of our absolute favorite events of the summer! See below for our full calendar, and make sure to get your tickets before these island festivities sell out. For even more island events, visit the Nantucket Chamber of Commerce website.


NHA Nantucket By Design
August 2nd – 5th

Nantucket by Design celebrates the island’s unique influence on design with engaging keynote speakers, panel discussions, a partnership with The Nantucket Summer Antiques Show, and more!

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NiSHA’s August Gala
August 4th

Enjoy a fantastical evening under the tent at Bartlett’s Farm. Co-chairs Ann Davis and Katie Keith invite you and your guests to enjoy delicious food, hip beats, open bars, a Puppy Paw-lor and the main event: a Vegas-inspired canine runway show directed by TWN’s artistic director, Justin Cerne.

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Nantucket Preservation Trust August Fete
August 10th

Tour five well preserved historic homes on India Street and learn about the history and evolution of one of Nantucket’s most iconic thoroughfares. Enjoy cocktails and hearty hors d’oeuvres from Nantucket Catering Company, a raw bar by LegaSea Nantucket, and music from the Shep Cats in a beautiful tented reception, steps away from the heart of downtown Nantucket.

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Nantucket Cottage Hospital’s 25th Boston Pops
August 12th

Conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops on Tour will be joined by Tony Award- and Grammy Award-nominated artist Michael Cavanaugh, who will perform the music of Elton John and more!

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Nantucket Community Sailing Race Week
August 12th – 20th

A five-day experience that marshals the entire Nantucket community together for a fun-filled week of regattas, awards ceremonies, and parties. Races provide sport for everyone from young dinghy sailors and families in household one designs to grand prix racers at the very top of their profession.

Register to Race/Buy Tickets Here


Nantucket Golf Club Children’s Charity Classic
August 13th – 14th

Through the generous contribution of the members of Nantucket Golf Club, their guests and others, the Nantucket Golf Club Foundation has raised over $44 million for the benefit of Nantucket youth.

Learn More About This Year’s Event


Tim Russert Summer Groove
August 19th

One unforgettable night benefitting the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club.  This year promises to be an evening you’ll never forget including groovy entertainment, inspirational guests and lots of dancing.

Buy Tickets Here

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