According to Islanders and frequent Nantucket visitors, fall is the BEST time to visit. The weather is what most New Englanders consider to be “ideal”, the Island is less crowded and it is easy to avoid congested streets, packed beaches, and long waits at restaurants and shops. So let’s talk fall on Nantucket for Islanders… Read More >

We are preparing to welcome you back to the Brass Lantern! While getting here may be different than in the past, Nantucket is still the beautiful island you know and love. Although Nantucket’s most celebrated events have been cancelled or postponed and the island businesses may need to operate differently…there’s nothing more relaxing than escaping Read More >

Spring is here, a different spring than we expected, for sure.  Daffodil Festival, traditionally the last weekend in April, has always been the Nantucket Island event to welcome the beginning our our Nantucket season. But this year, while the daffodils still abound on Island, Daffy, along with Wine, Book and Film festivals, have been cancelled Read More >

Thirty miles out to sea, Nantucket Island may just be the best summer getaway to just, well, get away from it all. Every summer, from late June through August, the island comes alive with the most beautiful blooms and a bustle of beach-seekers who want to experience the island’s stunning coastline and historic town. And, yes, while Read More >

Everyone on Nantucket Island loves to celebrate all seasons and holidays. Halloween is one of the most fun! Bring your favorite canine friend to stay for free at Brass Lantern Inn and when you add the “Howl-A-Ween” package for the weekend of October 27-29, 2018. Your pooch will enjoy the welcome treats, dog bed and Read More >

If you are looking for something new and fun to do on the island and like me, you are a photo lover always looking for a great shot to bring back home (and make your friends super jealous), don’t go any further… We have the perfect activity for you – a photography tour! Treat yourself Read More >

            by Myra Beal, Concierge and Guest Blogger     Nantucket is as family friendly as you can get!  Usually considered the perfect place for a romantic getaway with beautiful beaches and elegant restaurants, but what happens when the kids tag along?  With life-guarded beaches, kids activities, and restaurants that Read More >