Friends Fête with Almanack Arts Colony

The Nantucket Land Council and Almanack Arts Colony are excited to present this summer’s Friends Fête on Friday, July 8, 2022, at 6:30 PM to celebrate the inspiring beauty of Nantucket’s preserved and open spaces! Please join us for a fun night of music, dancing, delicious food & drinks for a great cause co-chaired by Jen Garran and Peggy Kilvert.

Guests will enjoy generous hors d’oeuvres, open bar, music by DJ Ryan Brown, and dancing at the gorgeous and unique Almanack Arts Colony in Polpis. The NLC and AAN are bringing together the next generation of environmental philanthropists while enjoying food by Nantucket Catering Co., delicious wines, beer, and cocktails by Cisco Brewers, and dancing! A free shuttle will be available after the event to take your group downtown safely. Valet parking will also be available.

  • Young Friend Ticket $150
  • Patron Ticket (45 years +) $300
  • Friend of the Fete Ticket $500

Purchase your tickets here.

This event is designed to connect NLC & AAC to the next generation of environmentalists, artists, and philanthropists who understand the pressing issues we must tackle on Nantucket to ensure a sustainable and vibrant future for our beautiful Island. It’s with this in mind that we kindly ask all of our patrons over 45 to purchase at the patron level if you’d like to join us for this fun evening.

For those sponsors able to support our cause at a higher level, please purchase the Friend of the Fete ticket which will help us offset the overhead costs of the event and allow us to focus our energy on reaching the next level of environmentalists, artists and philanthropists and furthering our respective missions!

Ticket proceeds benefit Nantucket Land Council ( and Almanack Arts Colony ( – two Nantucket non-profit organizations dedicated to maintaining our island’s unique character.

No refunds will be issued for this event should the event be cancelled due to weather, and there will not be a rain date.

Your 2022 Friends Fete Host Committee,

Jen Garran and Peggy Kilvert, Event Co-Chairs

Matt Anderson

Isabel Baer

Natasha and Robert Boucai

Meg Browers

Chrissi and Chris Crampton

Callie and Caleb Cressman

Kiley and Ryan Fitch

Tessa Cressman and Jim Garrels

Peter and Moriah Donelan Hyrb

Laurel and Ben Langworthy

Zach and Keltie Donelan McDonald

Kate Lubin and Glen Sutton

Lily Zarrella and Ted Rainaud

Amy and Greg Rowland

Anita Stefanski