Nantucket Dreamland: Everything You Need To Know

When you visit Nantucket, a trip to Nantucket Dreamland Film and Cultural Center needs to be on your to-do list. Located in the heart of downtown Nantucket, this historical theatre and nonprofit organization is dedicated to sharing film, art, culture, and learning to visitors and locals alike. To learn all about this local landmark, please keep reading!  

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All About Nantucket Dreamland 

The Silver Screen 

One of the most popular attractions at Nantucket Dreamland is film showings. You can enjoy classic movies like Grease, Twister, and Dirty Dancing at their gorgeous indoor theatre. One of Dreamland’s newest additions is their outdoor drive-in movie theater. This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy a night out while socially distancing.   

Live Entertainment  

Nantucket Dreamland is known for its outstanding showings of art and culture. They offer live acting theatre, concerts, and comedic events. An example of performing arts that have been showcased here is Lion King, and a standout comedian that’s been featured is Don Gavin.   

Renting Dreamland 

Are you searching for a unique venue to hold a special event and create memories that will last a lifetime? Look no further than Nantucket Dreamland. The facility has recently been renovated to be state-of-the-art while still retaining its historic charm, providing you with a setting for events unlike any other. Within Dreamland, there are various venue spaces:  

  • Harborview Room and Terrace – As the most coveted space at this site, the Harborview Roomthe perfect place for hosting weddings, birthdays, meetings, and more. This gorgeous waterfront venue provides stunning panoramic views of Nantucket Harbor and a private terrace to enjoy the fresh sea air.  
  • Studio Theater – This multifunctional theater features historic elements combined with elegant furnishings and décor. With its digital projector and sound surround system, the Studio Theater is a fantastic venue for private dinnersfundraisers, cocktail partiesweddingscorporate functions, movie screenings, and various social gatherings. 
  • Main Theater – The Main Theater has both a movie screen and a stage for performing live. It holds 314 seated guests and is ideal for hosting concerts and private screenings.  

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Greydon Hotel is an exquisite boutique hotel in the historic district of downtown NantucketOur accommodations are the epitome of luxury and hospitality. Our Federal Suite is an expansive ground-level suite that features a private entrance and high ceilings. The room provides a queen-sized bed with plush linens. The Federal Suite can be conjoined with other rooms, which is perfect for large groups or families.  

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