Category: Cape Cod Events

Provincetown 2021

Provincetown Events in 2021

We are so excited about this season in Provincetown – and the many events hopefully coming back to life in person this year. While the schedule is ever evolving and subject to change, we put together a list of expected events for this upcoming season. Please reach out to us or check Provincetown Event Calendar on ptown.org for updated information.

April

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Reopens

Whale Watch Season Begins

Patriot’s Day

Gays for Patsy – a weekend of fun and dancing in Provincetown!

May

Run to the Top – a timed race to the top of the Provincetown Pilgrim to raise money for local organizations.

Outer Cape Chorale Concert

Monumental Yard Sale Weekend

Twenty Summers – a collaboration of art-filled events and installments throughout town.

Single Women’s Weekend – an annual event where Lesbians meet and connect with speed datings, shows, and more.

Memorial Day Weekend

Ferry Service Resumes

June 

Cabaret Fest – the largest cabaret festival in New England!

Women of Color Weekend – a pride event to elevate LGBTQIA women of color, trans- people of color, non-binary people of color, gender-fluid people of color, and their supporters.

Provincetown Pride

Provincetown Coastal Rowing Regatta & Beach Games

Annual Provincetown International Film Festival

WorldFest 2021 – an annual event designed to enhance the visibility of Provincetown’s international student/worker population.

Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the Fleet – celebrate the Portuguese heritage of Provincetown with events, a parade, and more.

July

Independence Week 2021

Bear Week

Cape Cod Dance Festival – a celebration of all things dance with parties, events, performances, and more.

Girl Splash – A week of parties, comedians, shows, and more to celebrate women.

Family Week – The largest celebration of LGBTQ+ families and their friends in the world!

August

Whale Week – An annual event sponsored by Center for Coastal Studies which features informational sessions and fun for the whole family.

Provincetown Carnival

Provincetown Jazz Festival

September

Labor Day Weekend

Swim for Life – a Provincetown tradition which helps raise money and honor the heroes of the community

Annual Celebration of Life Concert

Cape Cod Classic – NGPA’s annual celebration of aviation professionals and enthusiasts.

Provincetown Book Festival

Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival – a weeklong annual celebration of the theater scene that is so a part of the Provincetown history and community.

Pet Appreciation Week

October

Columbus Day Weekend

Mate’s Leather Weekend

Monumental Yard Sale Weekend

Women’s Week – a huge celebration filled with events, parties, workshops, and more where women come to meet and greet.

FanFair (Transgender Week)

Spooky Bear Weekend

Halloween

November

Lighting of the Pilgrim Monument

Mr. New England Leather

Thanksgiving Weekend

Annual Pilgrim Trot –  a healthy, annual event that raises money for a local Cape Cod charity while having a lot of fun.

Veteran’s Day

December

Holly Folly – a great way to get into the holiday spirit with shopping, fun, parties, and more!

Jingle Bell Run and Champagne Brunch

Outer Cape Chorale Concert – celebrate beautiful singing in one of your favorite spots.

First Light – ring in the new year in Provincetown with celebrations all around town.

 

8 Travel Quotes to Fuel Your Provincetown Wanderlust

We love a travel quote to get us inspired to explore new places! Here are a few of our favorite “wanderlust-quotes” that get us right in the mood to head to Provincetown!

“I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.” – Rosalia de Castro

“I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.” – Oscar Wilde

“A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, taking up new hobbies and adopting new viewpoints.” – Wilfred Peterson

“Here’s to freedom, cheers to art. Here’s to having an excellent adventure and may the stopping never start.” – Jason Mraz

“The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey

“I always wonder why birds choose to stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth, then I ask myself the same question.” – Harun Yahya

“Half the fun of the travel is the esthetic of lostness.” – Ray Bradbury

“Experience, travel – these are as education in themselves” – Euripides

What are your favorite travel quotes?

April in Provincetown!

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Get ready for an amazing month in Ptown when we open on April 12! There is so much happening around town including some of these fun events. You can also check out ptownie for more daily things to do!

1st Pilgrim Monument and Museum reopens

12th – 15th Patriots Day Weekend

19th – 21st Easter Weekend

Mid April Whale Watch Season Begins

16th – 17th Miss Gay Mass. U.S. of A

19th – 21th Moby Dick Marathon reading

24th – 26th Gays for Patsy Annual Stomp: A Hoedown in Provincetown

We Are Extending Our Season!

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We are thrilled to announce that we will be open through NYE 2019 this year! We have fantastic rates from $79/night so you can enjoy your favorite place over the next few months with tons of reasons to come play! Here are just some of the interesting things going on around town before the end of the year!
OCTOBER
8th – 14th  Annual Women’s Week
14th – 21st  Fantasia Fair 44
26th – 31st  Halloween Weekend
NOVEMBER
24th Annual Lighting of the Lobster Pot Tree @Lopes Square
29th – Dec 2nd – Holly Folly
DECEMBER

 

* Also, don’t forget about our great deals going on in October – details below!

Don’t Miss the Summer Fun in Ptown!

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We can’t believe it is almost August! We love this time of year where the weather is perfect for the beach and every place in town is hopping! Whether you want to check out one of the great shows coming up or just relax and unwind, Ptown is the perfect place to vacation. Check out some upcoming events:

 

11 – 17 – Carnival Week

Ptown in July!

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The excitement continues throughout July! With rates as low as $219/night and our perks for booking direct (see below), book now to reserve your room. There is something happening almost every day in town this month with exciting shows, events, and a forecast for the beach. Here are some upcoming events:

 

7th- 15th Bear Week
17th  – 21st Girl Splash
28th – 8/4 Whale Week

Your Favorite Ptown Hotel. Better!

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The season has kicked off and we couldn’t be more excited! We have already welcomed hundreds of vacationers and look forward to a fun season ahead. This year, we have further upgraded the property to enhance your experience. New custom built furniture has been installed in all the rooms – giving a fresh look and more space. Additionally, improvements to the grounds have been made!
Book Direct and Receive the Following Perks:
  • Late checkout, upon availability
  • Cape Cod snack bag at check-in
  • Low rate guarantee

Let’s Get Summer Started!

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June is here and temperatures have warmed up! Provincetown is already hopping and we just celebrated the 1st Provincetown Pride this past weekend! There are so many great reasons to visit coming up in the next few weeks:
Book Direct and Receive the Following Perks:
  • Late checkout, upon availability
  • Cape Cod snack bag at check-in
  • Low rate guarantee