Nantucket Christmas Stroll, The Original Christmas Stroll
 
 

Christmas Stroll Weekend will be held November 30 - December 2, 2018.
2018 events will be posted as information becomes available.

For events before and after Christmas Stroll Weekend, visit the Nantucket Events Calendar

Here's what happened in 2017!

Thursday, November 30

8 AM - Nantucket Walkabout Sunset Hike: Shawkemo Hills
From a high spot on this hike, see and learn about the formation of Coatue, Great Point, the Haulover, Nantucket Harbor and inner harbor shores. Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com

10 to 10:30 AM - Free Story Time for Ages 18-36 months
Nantucket Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street. 

10AM to 11 AM - Free Family Art Drop-In Class for Ages 2 to 5
Our youngest artists and their caregivers will explore various art media and fundamentals in a relaxed and inspiring setting. Details at NantucketArts.org or 508-228-0722. AAN's Visual Arts Center, 24 Amelia Dr.

10 AM to 5 PM - Rainbow Fleet Raffle at The Toy Boat
Purchase a raffle ticket to win a set of The Toy Boat’s handmade Rainbow Fleet. ¬†Proceeds benefit Scholarship Fund. ¬†41 Straight Wharf
 
11 AM to 4 PM - Annual Holiday Sale & Refreshments

Holiday Sale at Freedman’s of Nantucket, 14 Centre St.

11 to 11:30 AM - Free Story Time for Ages 3+
Nantucket Atheneum Gallery, 1 India Street

12 PM - 8th Annual Benefit Art Show
This annual art show, hosted in Quidley & Company on Main Street, features many island artists. Sealed bidding continues to Saturday, December 2, with winners announced at 4pm. Proceeds benefit Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket; details at pascon.org

2 PM - Polpis Harbor Walkabout
Hear how a massive chunk of glacial ice formed Polpis Harbor, about salt marshes, & how Native Americans & settlers used natural resources. Plus a gull's eye view of Nantucket Harbor & Coatue. Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com

4:30 PM – Buckle & Shake Performs Live
Live music at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.

5 to 7 PM - Bittersweet Surrender: Italian Amaro
Understand Amaro with this tasting flight the depth and nuances that make these bittersweet herbal liqueurs so popular and the perfect aid to digestion after a big holiday meal. Epernay Wine & Spirits, 1 North Beach Street, epernaywines.com

7 PM - The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk - Town Route
Begun in 1998, Nantucket's first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island's famous haunted locations. Led by original guide, it is 1 mi & 80 min long. No reservations needed, $20 or $15 for 65+ & Teens. $5 ages 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts, by Atheneum fence 10 min early. 508-332-0953

7:30 PM - “It’s a Wonderful Life” Radio Play by White Heron Theatre
This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. A holiday treat for the ages. Tickets at 508-228-2156 or whiteherontheatre.org.  5 N. Water Street.

10 PM to 1 AM - Karaoke
Karaoke at the Rose & Crown, 23 South Water Street.  508-228-2595

Friday, December 1

8 AM - Smooth Hummocks Guided Walkabout
Explore the sandplain grasslands that are Nantucket's version of the Midwest's prairies, with rare wildflowers and grasses that thrive in sandy, nutrient-poor soil on this guided walk. Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com

8:30 AM - Fabulous Mansions of the Cliff & Brant Point
A 2-1/2 mi., 55 min., nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular homes. Ends at White Elephant, $15. Cash only.  Meet at Federal & India sts. by Atheneum fence 10 min. early.  No reservations required.  508-332-0953

9 to 11 AM - Indoor Pickleball
Drop-in indoor play in the Nantucket Boys and Girls Club, Sparks Avenue. Guest fee: $5. All levels of play welcome.

10 AM to 4 PM - Seventh Annual Basket Festival & Market
Weaving demonstrations, refreshments, free admission to the Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum, featuring the work of local weavers & museum members. 49 Union Street, a 5-minute walk from Main Street.

10 AM to 5 PM -  Rainbow Fleet Raffle
Purchase a raffle ticket to win a set of The Toy Boat's handmade Rainbow Fleet.  Tickets $1 ea./6 for $5. Proceeds benefit scholarship fund.  41 Straight Wharf.

10 AM to 5 PM - Stroll Cashmere Sale
Make sure your gift is the favorite this season:  stop in for up to 50% off soft and cozy cashmere. Island Cashmere, 32 Centre Street.

10 AM to 6 PM - Cookie Decorating
Decorate cookies for the holiday with your family in the Nantucket Cookie Company at Easy Street Cantina, corner of Easy & Broad sts. 508-228-5418.

10 AM to 8 PM - NHA Annual Festival of Trees
An island tradition features community-crafted trees that transform the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the month of December. Open in the Whaling Museum, 13 Broad St.

10:30 AM - Fifty Shades of Fabulous - The Story of Nantucket
Led by the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min. stroll tells the dynamic story of "the most important small town in American History."  $20. $15 for 65+ and Teens (13+). $5 for age 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts at 10:20am. No reservations necessary. 508-332-0953

11 AM - 8th Annual Art Show
This annual art show, hosted in Quidley & Company on Main Street, features many island artists. Sealed bidding continues to Saturday, December 2, with winners announced at 4pm. Proceeds benefit Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket; details at pascon.org

11 AM to 4 PM - Annual Christmas Stroll Fun & Raffle
Stop by G.S. Hill Gallery and The Nantucket Pearl Company at 40 Straight Wharf to celebrate the holidays with refreshments and their annual raffle drawing. Drawing held at 4 pm on Stroll Saturday, Dec. 2.

11 AM to 4 PM - Old South Wharf Raffle
Stroll along Old South Wharf and enter their Stroll Drawing for a basket filled with gifts at every participating shop you visit along the shell walkway. Drawing at 4 pm on Stroll Saturday, December 2.

11 AM to 4 PM - Stroll Celebration with Goodies
Celebrate Christmas Stroll with Lorene at Ireland Galleries on Old South Wharf.  She'll be serving holiday treats and offering special goodies and special sale items.

11 AM to 4 PM - End-of-Year Blowout Sale at The Love Shack
Up to 50% off one-of-a-kind, select jewelry & Love Shack items. Don't miss the exclusive Alp-N-Rock Christmas Stroll Henly.  10 Old South Wharf.

11 AM to 4 PM - Annual Holiday Sale & Refreshments at Freedman's
Enjoy butter cookies and Swedish Glogg while you shop for gifts up to 50% off!  Freedman's at 14 Centre Street

11 AM to 4 PM - Holiday Studios Open House
Stroll through the studios at 2 Union Street (just steps off Main) for holiday cheer and to shop for beautiful handcrafted jewelry by island artisans.

11:30 AM to 2 PM - Christmas Stroll Lunch at The Nantucket Hotel
Special a la carte Stroll lunch at Breeze Restaurant in The Nantucket Hotel.  Relax around the cozy fire pits in our glass-enclosed Indoor/Outdoor Terrace. Lunch Reservations suggested: 508-228-4730 or fb@thenantuckethotel.com.

12 to 2 PM - Four Roses Single Barrel Tasting
Our Chief Tasting Officer Kirk worked with Four Roses to create a single barrel, private label bottling. Taste & enjoy the uniqueness of this award-winning Single Barrel Bourbon. Epernay Wine & Spirits, 1 North Beach St. epernaywines.com

1 to 7 PM - Christmas Stroll Craft Show
More than 40 Nantucket craftspeople will sell a variety of wares from ornaments, textiles, pottery, floral arrangements, woven items, wooden items and much more! Preservation Institute, upstairs at 11 Centre St.

2 PM - Guided Walkabout at Gardner Farm
Explore this former farm along Hummock Pond, now Land Bank property.  Hummock Pond is a glacial meltwater river bed, home to painted & snapping turtles, ospreys, and mute swans. Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com

2 PM - Notorious Nantucket Walking Tour for Ages 13+
Discover the hidden history of Old Nantucket they dare not tell you anywhere else on this 2/3-mi, 80-min walking tour. $20 or $15 for 65+ & Teens.  Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts by Atheneum fence 10 min. early. No reservations required.

2 to 9 PM - Christmas Stroll Trunk Show at The Nantucket Hotel
Vipul Arts hand-crafted jewelry trunk show in The Nantucket Hotel. Vipul Arts jewelry ranges from antic-dull finish jewelry to contemporary, high-polish pieces. 77 Easton Street, Downtown.

3 PM - Jeff Tuohy Performs Live
Live music at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.

3 to 5 PM - Champagne Campaign Tasting
Bring your bubbly personality & your effervescent friends to this fun & festive event to learn more about & taste thisluxury libation from the northernmost wine region of France. Epernay Wine & Spirits, 1 North Beach Street, epernaywines.com

3 to 6 PM - Christmas Stroll Live Music on The Nantucket Hotel's Front Porch
Join us on Nantucket Hotel's Front Porch before your Stroll dinner for live music with guitarist Sean Lee and Fiddler Bobby McGuire. Warm and cozy blankets, a light bites menu, & cocktails. 508-228-4730, 77 Easton Street..

5 PM - The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk - Town Route
Begun in 1998, Nantucket's first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island's famous haunted locations. Led by original guide, it is 1 mi & 80 min long. No reservations needed, $20 or $15 for 65+ & Teens. $5 ages 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts, by Atheneum fence 10 min early. 508-332-0953

5 to 7 PM - Holiday Open House
Join us for surprise discounts, holiday sales, unique and special gifts, customizable products, tasty treats and libations. Holiday music and festive decor. Beauty & Beyond, 8 West Creek Road.

5:30 to 7:30 PM - Cool Yule Holiday Party
Annual holiday party and reception in the Artists Association Gallery, 19 Washington Street.

5:30 to 9 PM - Christmas Stroll Dinner at The Nantucket Hotel
A special a la carte Stroll Menu; afterward, relax by our cozy fire pits in our glass-enclosed Indoor/Outdoor Terrace. Reservations suggested: 508-228-4730 or e-mail fb@thenantuckethotel.com.

7 PM - The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk - Town Route
Begun in 1998, Nantucket's first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island's famous haunted locations. Led by original guide, it is 1 mi & 80 min long. No reservations needed, $20 or $15 for 65+ & Teens. $5 ages 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts, by Atheneum fence 10 min early. 508-332-0953

7:30 PM - White Heron Theatre Presents "It's a Wonderful Life"
This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. Renew your sense of holiday cheer with this heartwarming production.Tickets at whiteherontheatre.org or 508-825-5268. 5 N. Water Street, behind the Whaling Museum.

8 PM - The Weight Band Performing Live
Performing songs of THE BAND, The Weight Band is keeping the spirit and the music alive that helped define an era.  Tickets $50 to $60; 860-810-0332. Performance in The Dreamland, 17 South Water Street.

8 to 10:30 PM - Teen Night
Activities for teens at the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club, 61 Sparks Avenue

Saturday, December 2

8 AM - Stump Swamp & Norwood Farm Guided Walkabout
A guided wilderness hike on the Stump Swamp/Norwood Farm trail with 2 island ecosystems, a shrub swamp wetland and island moors dotted with kettle holes.  Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com

8:30 AM - Historic Mansions of Main Street and the 1746 Windmill
A 2-mi, 45 min nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary down beautiful streets & lanes most visitors never find. $15, cash only. Meet at Federal & India sts by Atheneum fence 10 min early. No reservations required. 508-332-0953

9 to 11 AM - Cookie Decorating
Decorate cookies for the holiday with your family in the Nantucket Cookie Company at Easy Street Cantina, corner of Easy & Broad sts. 508-228-5418.

9 AM to 5 PM - Christmas Stroll Craft Show
More than 40 Nantucket craftspeople will sell a variety of wares from ornaments, textiles, pottery, floral arrangements, woven items, wooden items and much more! Preservation Institute, upstairs at 11 Centre St.

9:30 AM to 2 PM - Used Book Sale
Browse through hundreds of previously enjoyed books and media for all ages at great prices! Materials are organized by category to make browsing easy and fun. $2 for hardcovers and $1 for paperbacks. Atheneum Gallery, 1 India St.

9:30 AM to 3 PM - St. Paul's Christmas Market
Fantastic gifts, antiques, handmade items, holiday wreaths and greens, homemade baked goods, Christmas decorations, and more.  Sit down for a hot lunch featuring soup, chili, hot dogs, quiche, salad, and desserts from 11 am to 2:30 pm.  All at St. Paul's Church, 16 Fair Street.

10 AM - Wreath Making Class
Create your own custom wreath to decorate your home or to give as a gift. We provide all the supplies and instruction and tips, you get to be creative! In the Hayloft at Bartlett Farm, 33 Bartlett Farm Road. $55.

10 AM - Fifty Shades of Fabulous - The Story of Nantucket
Led by  the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min. stroll tells the dynamic story of "the most important small town in American History."  $20. $15 for 65+ and Teens (13+). $5 for age 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts at 9:50am. No reservations necessary. 508-332-0953

10 AM to 11 AM - Book Signing with Hadley & TJ Douglas with Gabriel Frasca
Meet the authors of "Drink Progressively: A Bold New Way to Pair Wine with Food" at a book signing in Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street.

10 AM to 3 PM - Christmas Stroll Market
Hot food, handcrafted gifts, merchandise in an open air market at the foot of Main Street. Sponsored by the Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce.

10 AM to 4 PM - Seventh Annual Basket Festival & Market
Weaving demonstrations, refreshments, free admission to the Nantucket Lightship
Basket Museum, featuring the work of local weavers & museum members. 49 Union Street, a 5-minute walk from Main Street.

10 AM to 5 PM - NHA Annual Festival of Trees
An island tradition features community-crafted trees that transform the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the month of December. Open in the Whaling Museum, 13 Broad St.

10 AM to 5 PM - Stroll Cashmere Sale
Make sure your gift is the favorite this season:  stop in for up to 50% off soft and cozy cashmere. Island Cashmere, 32 Centre Street.

10:30 AM to 12 PM - Book Signing with Wendy Rouillard
Meet the author of the Barnaby Bear series at a book signing in Barnaby's Place, the kids' cafe in Nantucket Bookworks, 25 Broad Street, with a special appearance by Barnaby from 11 to 11:30 am.

11 AM - 8th Annual Art Show
This annual art show, hosted in Quidley & Company on Main Street, features many island artists. Sealed bidding continues to Saturday, December 2, with winners announced at 4pm. Proceeds benefit Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket; details at pascon.org

11 to 11:45 AM - Live Entertainment for Stroll
Performances by local musicians and actors on Main Street.  Sponsored by the Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce.

11 AM to 12 PM - Book Signing with Renee Pembroke
Meet the author of "Nantucket Christmas" a book signing in Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street.

11 AM to 4 PM - Annual Christmas Stroll Fun & Raffle
Stop by G.S. Hill Gallery and The Nantucket Pearl Company at 40 Straight Wharf to celebrate the holidays with refreshments and their annual raffle drawing. Drawing held at 4 pm.

11 AM to 4 PM - Holiday Studios Open House
Stroll through the studios at 2 Union Street (just steps off Main) for holiday cheer and to shop for beautiful handcrafted jewelry by island artisans.

11 AM to 4 PM - Old South Wharf Raffle
Stroll along Old South Wharf and enter their Stroll Drawing for a basket filled with gifts at every participating shop you visit along the shell walkway. Drawing at 4 pm on Stroll Saturday, December 2.

11 AM to 4 PM - Stroll Celebration with Goodies
Celebrate Christmas Stroll with Lorene at Ireland Galleries on Old South Wharf.  She'll be serving holiday treats and offering special goodies and special sale items.

11 AM to 4 PM - Annual Holiday Sale & Refreshments at Freedman's
Enjoy butter cookies and Swedish Glogg while you shop for gifts up to 50% off!  Freedman's at 14 Centre Street

11 AM to 4 PM - End-of-Year Blowout Sale at The Love Shack
Up to 50% off one-of-a-kind, select jewelry & Love Shack items. Don't miss the exclusive Alp-N-Rock Christmas Stroll Henly.  10 Old South Wharf.

11 AM to 9 PM - Christmas Stroll Trunk Show at The Nantucket Hotel
Vipul Arts hand-crafted jewelry trunk show in The Nantucket Hotel. Vipul Arts jewelry ranges from antic-dull finish jewelry to contemporary, high-polish pieces. 77 Easton Street, Downtown.

11:30 AM to 3 PM - Christmas Stroll Lunch at The Nantucket Hotel
Make The Nantucket Hotel a merry stop during your Stroll festivities & enjoy a special Stroll a la Carte Luncheon Menu at Breeze Restaurant. Warm up by our cozy fire pits in our glass-enclosed Indoor/Outdoor Terrace. Lunch Reservations suggested: 508-228-4730 or e-mail fb@thenantuckethotel.com.

11:45 AM - Town Crier Rings In Stroll
Nantucket's Town Crier officially rings in the annual Christmas Stroll on Main Street.  Follow him to Straight Wharf to greet Santa. Sponsored by the Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce.

12 to 1 PM - Book Signing with Sara Hoagland Hunter & Juliet Miner
Meet the author & illustrator of "The Lighthouse Santa" a book signing in Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street.

12 to 2 PM - Holiday Spritz + Glitz Tasting
Aperol Spritz, this most famous Italian cocktail, is bright orange in color, has a unique refreshing taste & is low in alcohol. Epernay Wine & Spirits, 1 North Beach Street, near Nantucket Hotel & The White Elephant. epernaywines.com

12 to 6 PM - Front Porch Christmas Stroll Live Entertainment
Join us on The Nantucket Hotel's Front Porch for live music. Matt Hutchinson will be performing from noon to 3 pm and Sean Lee will be playing the acoustic guitar accompanied by Bobby McGuire on the fiddle from 3 to 6 pm. Warm and cozy blankets, a light bites menu, & cocktails. 77 Easton Street. 508-228-4730.

1 to 2 PM - Book Signing with Nancy Thayer
Meet the author of "A Very Nantucket Christmas" and "Secrets in Summer" at a book signing in Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street.

1 to 5 PM - Celebrate Stroll with Chowder & Raw Bar
Join the staff at REMY as they celebrate Christmas Stroll with traditional clam chowder and a raw bar at their shop, 16 Old South Wharf.

2 PM - Sankaty Bluff Guided Walkabout
A guided wilderness hike on the Sankaty Bluff trail.  Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com

2 PM - Great Writers on Nantucket
Hear how Melville, Hemingway, Steinbeck and others were inspired by this magical island on this 2/3 mile, 90 minute stroll.  $20. $15 Seniors (65+) and Teens & $5 Kids (7-12).  Cash Only.  Meet at Federal & India sts by Atheneum fence 10 min early.  No reservations required.  508-332-0953

2 to 3 PM - Book Signing with Nathaniel Philbrick
Meet the author of "Ben's Revolution" and "Valient Ambition" as well as many other books at a book signing in Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street.

2 to 6 PM - Cookie Decorating
Decorate cookies for the holiday with your family in the Nantucket Cookie Company at Easy Street Cantina, corner of Easy & Broad sts. 508-228-5418.

3 PM - Jeff Tuohy Performs Live
Live music at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.

3 to 4 PM - Book Signing with Steven Axelrod
Meet the author of "Nantucket Red Tickets" a book signing in Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street.

3 to 5 PM - Sommelier Sips for the Holidays
Advanced Sommelier & Certified Wine Educator Jenny Benzie teaches you the tricks to fool-proof wine pairings for your holiday meal with top wine choices. Epernay Wine & Spirits, 1 N. Beach Str, near Nantucket Hotel. epernaywines.com

4 to 5 PM - Book Signing with Elin Hilderbrand
Meet the author of "Winter Solstice" and "The Islanders" as well as many other books at a book signing in Mitchell's Book Corner, 54 Main Street.

4:30 to 6 PM - Free Concert: Musical Christmas Stocking
The talented members of NMC adult and youth ensembles perform traditional and classical holiday favorites alongside NMC faculty members. Free performance in St. Paul's Church, 16 Fair Street.

5 PM - The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk - Town Route
Begun in 1998, Nantucket's first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island's famous haunted locations. Led by original guide, it is 1 mi & 80 min long. No reservations needed, $20 or $15 for 65+ & Teens. $5 ages 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts, by Atheneum fence 10 min early. 508-332-0953

5 PM - Christmas Stroll Dinner at The Nantucket Hotel
Get into the Christmas Stroll spirit by joining us for a special, a la carte Stroll dinner at Breeze restaurant. Afterward, relax by our cozy fire pits in our glass-enclosed Indoor/Outdoor Terrace. Reservations suggested: 508-228-4730, 77 Easton Street.

7 PM - The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk - Town Route
Begun in 1998, Nantucket's first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island's famous haunted locations. Led by original guide, it is 1 mi & 80 min long. No reservations needed, $20 or $15 for 65+ & Teens. $5 ages 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts, by Atheneum fence 10 min early. 508-332-0953

7:30 PM - White Heron Theatre Presents "It's a Wonderful Life"
This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. Renew your sense of holiday cheer with this heartwarming production.Tickets at whiteherontheatre.org or 508-825-5268. 5 N. Water Street, behind the Whaling Museum.

8 to 10:30 PM - Sean Lee and The Band Performs Live
Local live music in the Brant Point Grill Lounge in The White Elephant Hotel, Easton Street.

10 PM to 1 AM - Live DJ
Dance to the music at the Rose & Crown, 23 South Water Street. 508-228-2595

Sunday, December 3

7 AM to 1 PM - Benedict Sunday
Savor one of several special versions of Eggs Benedict every Sunday morning at The Downyflake, new specials each week. 18 Sparks Ave.

8 AM - Nantucket Walkabout Sunset Hike: Shawkemo Hills
From a high spot on this hike, see and learn about the formation of Coatue, Great Point, the Haulover, Nantucket Harbor and inner harbor shores. Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com

8:30 AM - Fabulous Mansions of the Cliff & Brant Point
A 2-1/2 mi., 55 min., nonstop exercise walk with historic commentary past spectacular homes on Nantucket. Ends at The White Elephant, $15. Cash only.  Meet at Federal & India sts. by Atheneum fence 10 min. early.  No reservations required.  508-332-0953

9 AM to 5 PM - Cookie Decorating
Decorate cookies for the holiday with your family in the Nantucket Cookie Company at Easy Street Cantina, corner of Easy & Broad sts. 508-228-5418.

9:30 APM - Advent Lessons & Carols
The First Sunday in Advent, the 9:30 service will be Advent Lessons & Carols and the Holy Eucharist. The short lessons tell stories from the fall of humanity through the promise of the Messiah and the birth of Jesus, followed by carols and anthems. Join us as we continue to prepare our hearts and minds for the coming of Christmas. St. Paul's Church, 20 Fair Street

10 AM - Wreath Making Class
Create your own custom wreath to decorate your home or to give as a gift. We provide all the supplies and instruction and tips, you get to be creative! In the Hayloft at Bartlett Farm, 33 Bartlett Farm Road. $55.

10 AM to 2 PM - Holiday Stroll Sunday Brunch
Buffet Brunch with Waffles & Pancakes, omelets, raw bar, carving station.  Kid's Corner with chicken tenders, PBJ, pizza and an ice cream cart. Live music by PJ Moody. $59. Brant Point Grill, 50 Easton Street.  508-325-1320

10 AM to 5 PM -  Rainbow Fleet Raffle
Purchase a raffle ticket to win a set of The Toy Boat's handmade Rainbow Fleet.  Tickets $1 ea./6 for $5. Proceeds benefit scholarship fund.  41 Straight Wharf.

10 AM to 5 PM - NHA Annual Festival of Trees
An island tradition features community-crafted trees that transform the Whaling Museum into a festive winter wonderland for the month of December. Open in the Whaling Museum, 13 Broad St.

10 AM to 5 PM - Stroll Cashmere Sale
Make sure your gift is the favorite this season:  stop in for up to 50% off soft and cozy cashmere. Island Cashmere, 32 Centre Street.

10:30 AM - Fifty Shades of Fabulous - The Story of Nantucket
Led by  the 3 time runner-up in the Nantucket History Quiz Bowl this 3/4 mi, 85 min. stroll tells the dynamic story of "the most important small town in American History."  $20. $15 for 65+ and Teens (13+). $5 for age 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts at 10:20am. No reservations necessary. 508-332-0953

10:30 AM to 2 PM - Sunday Brunch
Savor a new twist on breakfast dishes & savory fare at Proprietors, 9 India Street.  Reservations: 508-228-7477

11 AM to 2 PM - Pet Photos with Santa
Have your pet photographed with Santa by a professional photographer at Strong
Wings, 9 Nobadeer Farm Road. Suggested donation of $25 for this fundraiser for Nantucket Island Safe Harbor for Animals.

11 AM to 2 PM - Christmas Stroll Brunch with Live Music at The Nantucket Hotel
Enjoy a spectacular Sunday Brunch at Breeze Restaurant in The Nantucket Hotel. Listen to live music in our glass-enclosed Indoor/Outdoor Terrace & relax by our glowing fire pits. Reservations suggested: 508-228-4730. 77 Easton Street.

11 AM to 3 PM - Holiday Open House
Join us for surprise discounts, holiday sales, unique and special gifts, customizable products, tasty treats and libations. Holiday music and festive decor. Beauty & Beyond, 8 West Creek Road.

11 AM to 4 PM - Annual Holiday Sale & Refreshments at Freedman's
Enjoy butter cookies and Swedish Glogg while you shop for gifts up to 50% off!  Freedman's at 14 Centre Street

11 AM to 9 PM - Christmas Stroll Trunk Show at The Nantucket Hotel
Vipul Arts hand-crafted jewelry trunk show in The Nantucket Hotel. Vipul Arts jewelry ranges from antic-dull finish jewelry to contemporary, high-polish pieces. 77 Easton Street, Downtown.

12 to 2 PM - Triple Eight Sunday Bloody Funday Tasting
A tasting celebration of the classic Sunday brunch cocktail featuring local Triple Eight Distillery's Organic Vodka mixed with their Nantucket-inspired gourmet Bloody Mary Mix. Epernay Wine & Spirits, 1 N. Beach Street. epernaywines.com

2 PM - Notorious Nantucket Walking Tour
Discover the hidden history of Old Nantucket they dare not tell you anywhere else on this 2/3-mi, 80-minute walking tour. For ages 13+. $20 or $15 for 65+ & Teens.  Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts by Atheneum fence 10 min. early. No reservations required.  508-332-0953

2 to 4 PM - Jewelry Making Class
Learn to make beautiful jewelry. Register at 508-901-5032. Held at Akimbo Beads and Things, 119 Pleasant Street. 

2:45 PM - Smith's Point Sunset Guided Walkabout
Jutting out into the channel between Madaket Harbor and Tuckernuck Island, Smith's Point alternates between including Esther's Island. Islanders still refer to Esther's Island as Smith's Point, but this temporary island has separated and reconnected to Nantucket several times. Registration required: NantucketWalkabout.com

3 PM - Jeff Tuohy Performs Live
Live music at Cisco Brewers, 5 Bartlett Farm Road.

3 to 5 PM - Ho-Ho-Rojo: Seeing Red Wine Tasting
Don your best red suit and get ready for some holiday fun & reindeer games (but be sure to keep yourself off the naughty list). Epernay Wine & Spirits, 1 North Beach Street, near Nantucket Hotel & The White Elephant. epernaywines.com

4 to 5 PM - NMC Jazz Band Holiday Concert
Mixed selections of holiday and jazz standards performed by Nantucket's community Jazz Band. Suggested donation (members free). Summer Street Church, 1 Summer Street.

5 PM - The Original Nantucket Ghost Walk - Town Route
Begun in 1998, Nantucket's first & oldest Ghost Walk features 5 of the island's famous haunted locations. Led by original guide, it is 1 mi & 80 min long. No reservations needed, $20 or $15 for 65+ & Teens. $5 ages 7-12. Cash Only. Meet at Federal & India sts, by Atheneum fence 10 min early. 508-332-0953

5:30 PM - Half Price Food at Brant Point Grill
Celebrate the last dinner of the 2017 season at Brant Point Grill with 50% off all food, while it lasts. Reservations: 508-325-1320. White Elephant Hotel, Easton St.

7:30 PM - White Heron Theatre Presents "It's a Wonderful Life"
This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. Renew your sense of holiday cheer with this heartwarming production.Tickets at whiteherontheatre.org or 508-825-5268. 5 N. Water Street, behind the Whaling Museum.

8 to 10:30 PM - Sean Lee and The Band Performs Live
Local live music in the Brant Point Grill Lounge in The White Elephant Hotel, Easton Street.

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