Everyone knows that the Nantucket Wine and Food Festival is the biggest island event of the year. From world-renowned wines to chef-inspired hors d’oeuvres, it is a culinary event you will not want to miss. We have everything you need to know about making the most of this year’s Nantucket Wine Festival!

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Must-See Events at the Nantucket Wine Festival

There is so much to see and do at the Nantucket Wine Festival. Don’t miss out on the event’s best productions when you visit. We have everything you need to know about attending this annual culinary masterpiece!

  • Great Wines in Grand Houses

Great Wines in Grand Houses is a revolving event throughout the week of the festival. The tasting features some of the best wines from around the world in Nantucket’s most pristine private homes. Learn about all of the different tastings here!

  • The Harbor Gala

The Harbor Gala is the kick-off for a wine-filled week of culinary delight. Over 40 chefs and winemakers from around the globe collaborate to create expertly paired dishes and wine tastings. Purchase the VIP package and gain early access along with a welcome glass of champagne.

  • Full English Breakfast Fry Up

Join the Brits as they indulge in a traditional English breakfast at the English Breakfast Fry Up. The event is hosted by the White Elephant and a full breakfast along with champagne to get your day started the right way!

  • Champagne Clambake

Join Bartlett’s Farm for a clambake only Nantucket can put on. Enjoy an afternoon of champagne, fresh clams, and live music. It’s the perfect blend of sophistication and fun!

  • Seminars

Don’t miss out on one of the festival’s informative seminars during your visit. Seminars include talks and tastings from winemakers from around the world. They are a great way to discover your next favorite wine!

  • Bluegrass Brunch

Come out to the Bluegrass Brunch for a relaxing day listening to the twang of the guitars, sipping on craft cocktails, and tasting some of the best grilled creations on the East Coast. This is the perfect chance to slip on your boots and enjoy a day in the sun.

  • Grand Tasting

You won’t want to miss the island’s main event, the Grand Tastings. Taste over 600 wines and get up close and personal with the chefs and winemakers that make the Nantucket Wine and Food Festival the event it is today!

Come Back to the Comforts of Anchor Inn

After a busy day of toasts and tastings, you’ll be ready to rest away at our cozy Anchor Inn. Traveling alone? Book your stay in the first-floor Wanderer Room and enjoy a plush queen-size bed, Malin + Goetz bath products, and a complimentary breakfast each morning of your stay.

Traveling in a group? Reserve our private bungalow, Nantucket’s newest downtown addition. The Bungalow Residence offers two spacious bedrooms and three baths. Get the privacy of a vacation rental with the convenience of a hotel when you stay at The Bungalow! We can’t wait to welcome you to Nantucket!