Nantucket likes to go all out, and Halloween is no exception. Enjoy Nantucket’s various Halloween parties and the annual Halloween Parade and costume contest. Once the leaves change and the crisp air takes over, Nantucket becomes a cozy oasis that is the epitome of fall. Plan your trip to Nantucket this fall for Halloween.
Nantucket Annual Halloween Parade 2019
Adults and kids alike will love the Nantucket Annual Halloween Parade. The parade starts at 5 p.m. down Main Street and onto Centre Street. Hosted by the Inquirer and Mirror and the Nantucket Island Chamber of Commerce, the Annual Halloween Parade starts at the fountain on Main Street. Gather around 4:30 p.m. for a prompt kick-off.
The event also includes a costume contest before the start of the parade, and the best-dressed family will be awarded! Prepare for an evening of trick-or-treating after the parade at most downtown businesses.
Pick Your Pumpkin at Bartlett's Farm
Bartlett's Farm is a local favorite for fresh produce, and during the fall it's the perfect place to pick your pumpkin. You can get all the necessary carving tools and create your masterpiece right on site. Bartlett's also offers hayrides to get you in the spirit.
Plan Your October Nantucket Vacation
Nantucket in October offers picture-perfect fall weather with the average temperature around 60 degrees. Bring your sweaters and scarfs and be sure to have plenty of clothes to layer. Book one of our luxury Nantucket vacation rentals today!