About NHA Special Events
In addition to regular giving and memberships, the Nantucket Historical Association relies on the proceeds from these annual special events to fulfill its important mission of education and preservation through educational programs, the Whaling Museum and historic properties, the collections, changing exhibitions, and special projects. Please mark your calendar and join us!
Mark your calendars for the 2017 Nantucket by Design week of special events, the Nantucket Historical Association's major summer fundraiser! This week of events celebrates the very best in creative and inspirational design across many fields and disciplines at the height of Nantucket's summer season.
August 1 – August 5, 2017
The Festival of Wreaths is the NHA's kickoff celebration for the holiday season! This community event features an array of wreaths beautifully crafted by local businesses, non-profits, schools, and organizations that are displayed during the week of Thanksgiving.
November 22 & 24 – 26, 2017
This island tradition features brilliantly decorated trees designed by community members, local merchants, nonprofit organizations, artists, artisans, and school children.
5 – 7 P.M.
December 1 – 24, 2017,
December 26 – 31, 2017