BARTLETT’S FARM /fresh vegetable, fruits, and flowers. Pack a picnic!
SMELL OF AUTUMN in the air / sunshine/salt air/ refreshing swimming or strolling the beach (water 20 degrees warming due to Gulf Stream, cranberry harvesting opens up.
ART GALLERY HOPPING and the Annual Nantucket Arts Festival, September 30 – October 9.
WORLD REKNOWN FISHING at its best alone or on a charter.
SUMMER CROWDS HAVE GONE. Fine dining at its best. Lunch or dinner by the sea air, where you can enjoy the sunset or the fog rolling in. Your choice. Check out Nantucket Restaurant Week (Sept 26 – Oct. 2) specials too!
BOATING— sunset cruise, morning coffee or ice-cream cruise. A great way to see the island and the ocean.
BIKING – For most Nantucket Lovers biking is the ultimate relaxing activity. Ride through the natural flora and fauna of the island listening to the birds chirping.
THEATRE Phenomenal and unforgetable plays at the Theatre of Workshop, along with comedies, short plays. Short Play Festival, September 13, 2011…a fun time with family and friends.
HISTORIC TOURS: Historic House Walking Tour Visit three NHA Historic Houses from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries: Hadwen House, Macy-Christian House, and Greater Light. Tours of Greater Light Explore the remarkable historic summer home of Quaker sisters Gertrude and Hanna Monaghan, and the gateway to the Nantucket art colony era. Tour of 2 Lighthouses Escorted van tour (3.5 hours) to Sankaty Light and Great Point Light presented by Sconset Trust and Trustees of the Reservations.
BASKET WEAVING … Visit the museum, weave your own little basket, make memories.
ATHENEUM … music, classes, workshops, or just spend a quiet day in this historic beautiful building.