There are some places synonymous with epic New Year's Eve celebrations. Times Square, Las Vegas and Los Angeles come to mind as some of the most appealing places to ring in the new year. Now, it's time to add Nantucket to that list.
Nantucket has served as one of the premiere party locations in the Northeast for the last three years, committing to island-wide celebrations.
It's a picture-perfect place to make memories, with cobblestone streets, sophisticated shopping, world-class restaurants, homespun hotels and inns, and a lot of absolutely awesome parties. After all, what would New Year's Eve be without a lot of parties and celebrations?
Nantucket truly offers something for everyone — and you don't have to look very far to find a celebration that's right for you.
If you are interested in dressing up and ringing in the New Year in high style, you won't want to miss the "A Night to Remember" gala at the Nantucket Hotel. Organizers will transform the hotel into an early 20th century transatlantic ship — the "SS Nantucket Hotel" — and offer a fun night of dining and dancing. Get your tickets today and start working on your attire, which wouldn't be out of place if it made you look like an early 20th century first-class passenger.
The event will feature a special "Bon Voyage" dinner that includes three delicious courses.
Don't worry if you aren't a night owl. Nantucket offers an array of celebrations for people who might not be able to make it to midnight, including kids.
Nantucket Ice is hosting a New Year's celebration for families at the CNB rink. It runs from noon to 2 p.m. on Dec. 30. After a little ice skating, you can make your way to the "Festival of Trees" event at the Whaling Museum. It's a truly enlightening event that highlights the beauty of both nature and art.
If you are like a lot of people on Nantucket, you are going to go all out to celebrate New Year's Eve. And that means you are likely going to have to store some of your stuff--wine, champagne, party favors, etc. Thankfully, Nantucket Storage Center caters offers safe, secure and easily accessible storage for all of your New Year's Eve libations and accessories.
You don't have to look very far to find a fantastic way to ring in the New Year on Nantucket. Just make your way to one of the country's newest new year hot spots — and then enjoy all the fun!