Category: LGBT Events

Provincetown Events in April 2021

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Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Reopens – visit one of the main attractions in Provincetown with stunning views of the entire area! You can find out more and buy tickets here.

Whale Watch Season Begins – one of the top attractions on the Cape is whale watching and there is no better place than in the Provincetown area. Find out more with Dolphin Fleet.

Patriot’s Day – Celebrate your favorite Boston holiday with some time down on the Cape to enjoy the great outdoors and all that Provincetown has to offer.

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

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.

 

ptown 2019

New Provincetown Businesses For 2019!

We are so thrilled to welcome some amazing new businesses to town this year! The everchanging landscape of Provincetown is one of the things that makes the community unique and wonderful. Each time one visits, it seems that there is something new to experience! This year expect some new places to eat, shop, and even a new brewery! Here are some of the new businesses you can look for on your next Ptown vacation!

Provincetown Brewing Company is coming to 141 Bradford Street (They plan to be open by July)!

From their website: “Provincetown Brewing Co. (PBC) launched Fall 2018, but our tap room and brews will officially roll out in Summer 2019. PBC, founded on the progressive ideals that make Provincetown great, is passionate about brewing quality craft beer. PBC will evoke a sense of community by reclaiming shared, revolutionary, American values, anchored on the iconic geography of Provincetown.”

Check them out here!

170 Commercial Street is turning into a brand new coffee shop named “joe.”

The new owners are creating a coffee shop “with a twist.” This includes nonalcoholic happy hour, “grab and joe” sandwiches, and more! We are so excited to see what becomes of the new joe!

The Club is coming to replace Pied Bar

A supper-type jazz club is coming (hopefully by Mid-June) to Provincetown opened by actress/comedian Lea Delaria. You can read more about it on Ptownie.com for all the details! We can’t wait for this amazing addition to town!

What new businesses are you excited about this season? Read more about other new business openings and transfers here.

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!

4 Winter Events in Ptown You Don’t Want to Miss!

Towleroad published a great article about 4 exciting events coming up in Provincetown recently. You can check out the article HERE and these are the highlighted events!

Valentine’s Day – Feb 14th Weekend

Featuring wonderful winter wine dinners at Mac’s Fish House. (more info)

Napi’s will also be having a Jazz experience!

President’s Weekend – Feb 16th Weekend

Take part in many of the beautiful natural experiences around town or visit Shui Spa which just reopened!

Snowbound Mates Leather Weekend – Feb 23rd Weekend

An annual celebration that celebrates leather and fun! Begins with a Beer Bash and the fun continues from there!

Out of Hibernation – March 16th Weekend

Check out all the fun at Out of Hibernation Weekend at Crown & Anchor sponsored by Northeast Ursamen.

What events are you looking forward to this year?

5 HOT Reasons to Visit Provincetown this August!

Provincetown in August is exciting with tons to do around town. Here are just 5 of the upcoming events that we love!

Aug 2nd – Evening of Jazz Benefit – www.capeandislands.org

Aug 10th – 9th Annual Madonna Tea Dance – boatslipresort.com/boatslip-events/

Aug 11th – Ptown Jazz Festival – provincetownjazzfestival.org

Aug 13 – 19th – Carnival Week! – ptown.org

Aug 21st – Joan Rivers Tribute Show – provincetowntheater.org/