News and Events

Summer Events

MID MAY

Visitors Center at Province Lands reopens – NPS.gov/caco

Highland Lighthouse reopens – CapeCodLight.org

Twenty Summers at Hawthorne Barn event series – 20Summers.org

2 Run to the Top of the Pilgrim Monument – RunToTheTop.org

9 Ragnar Relay Race – RagnarRelay.com

11 Mother’s Day

16-17Outer Cape Chorale Concerts – OuterCapeChorale.org

15-17 Single Women’s Weekend – SingleWomensWeekend.com

15-17 Monumental Yard Sale – Ptown.org

16 PBG Spring Show – Ptown.org

22-25 Memorial Day Weekend

24 Annual Piano & Organ Celebration Concert @5pm – PtownMusic.com

31 Provincetown 10K – Provincetown10K.com

JUNE

4-7 Women of Color Weekend – ProvincetownForWomen.com

5-7 The 9th International Encaustic Conference – CastleHill.org

6 Carnival of the Dogs – ProvincetownDogPark.org

6-8 WorldFest – facebook.com/worldfestptown

12 & 13 Great Choral Music by Bach, Durante and Fauré – OuterCapeChorale.org

17-21 Provincetown International Film Festival – PtownFilmFest.org, 508-487-FILM

22 Outriders Boston to Ptown Bike Ride – Outriders.org

25-28 Provincetown Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the Fleet –ProvincetownPortugueseFestival.com

July

2-10 Independence 2015 – OnlyAtTheCrown.com

3-5 Independence Day Weekend

4 July 4th Parade starts at 11am, begins East End, Harbor Hotel and proceeds up Commercial to Franklin Street. Fireworks start at dusk over Provincetown Harbor (view from any bayside beach)

11Provincetown Art Association 12×12 Silent Auction Closing Party –www.PAAM.org

TBA Kalmar Nyckel Public 3 hour sails. Pirate sails, charter private events, or host a deck side reception. Sails from MacMillan Wharf and are. $60 adults $40 youth 17 & under. Reservations 302-429-7447 and online – www.KalmarNyckel.org

11-19 Bear Week in Provincetown – www.ptownbears.org

12 PAAM Annual Secret Garden Tour – www.paam.org

21-25 Girl Splash – www.girl-splash.com

TBA Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman @ PAAM – www.paam.org

TBA Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders’ Annual Summer Party @ Pilgrim Monument – www.glad.org

25-8/1 20th Annual Family Week – www.familyequality.org/familyweek/

28-8/1 5th Annual Whale Week to benefit the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies – CenterForCoastalStudies.org

August

15-17 The 11th Annual Provincetown Jazz Festival –ProvincetownJazzFestival.org

15-21 Carnival Week - www.ptown.org

20 Carnival Parade: starts at 3pm – www.ptown.org

TBA 27th ASGCC Annual Life Auction and Raffle – www.asgcc.org

TBA The Truro Agricultural Fair, 10am-4pm – www.sustainablecape.org/

September

HERO FUND AMERICA MONTH – HeroFundAmerica.org

7 Labor Day

7-10 The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta –ProvincetownSchoonerRace.com

11 22nd Annual Celebration of Life Concert – Swim4Life.org

12 Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla – Swim4Life.org

12 Castle Hill Paints the Town – CastleHill.org

TBA Yankee Lambda Car Club Show and Parade – YankeeLCC.com and Classic Car Club Ticket to Ride – ASGCC.org

14-20 Afterglow Alternative Performance Arts Festival – AfterGlow Festival.org

18-10 Cape Cod Classic- National Gay Pilots Assoc. – NGPA.org

TBA PAAM Fall Consignment Auction – PAAM.org

TBA Truro Treasures Grape Stomp and Jazz Fest –www.trurovineyardsofcapecod.com

24-27 10th Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival –TWPtown.org

25-27 Pet Appreciation Weekend (PAW) CASAS – CasasAnimalShelter.org 508-487-4243

26 Cape & Island K-9 Bike Run – CapeCodPoliceK9.org

26 & 27 Provincetown Dahlia Show – www.facebook.com/groups/PtownDahlias

October

1-4 Mates Leather Weekend – www.matesleatherweekend.com

9-12 Columbus Day Weekend

9-12 Fall Monumental Yard Sale Weekend – Ptown.org

10 PAAM Gala Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner – PAAM.org

12-18 31st Annual Women’s Week – WomensWeekProvincetown.com

18-25 Fantasia Fair – FantasiaFair.org

21-25 Provincetown Round Up Weekend – ProvincetownRoundUp.org

23-24 Provincetown Dance Festival – www.CastleHill.org

22 Tour Guide Appreciation Day – PtownTourism.com

27 Helltown on Winthrop – WaterShipInn.com

31-November 2 Spooky Bear Weekend – www.ne-ursamen.org

30-November 1 Halloween Week in Provincetown BOO! Haunted attractions, lots of parties, kids parade and much more! Call your favorite Restaurant and Accommodation.

November

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

30-November 1 Spooky Bear Weekend – www.ne-ursamen.org

6-8 Men’s Weekend – www.PtownMensWeekend.com

11 Veteran’s Day

13-15 Weekend Benefit for Wild Care Cape Cod – an weekend of birding & tracking, walks & interactive talks, special 2 nights stay Provincetown Hotel, dinner Napi’s and much more! 508-487-2779WildCareCapeCod.com

14 SKIP Benefit – Hit the Holidays Cocktail Extravaganza! Call SKIP, 508-487-8331 for details. – PtownSoup.org

25 Lighting of the Monument 5-7pm – Pilgrim-Monument.org

26-29 Thanksgiving Weekend Art & Craft Fairs! Great Holiday Shopping!

26 Thanksgiving Day

27 PBG Casino Night – www.Ptown.org

28 Lighting of the Lobster Pot Tree Lopes Square – ProvincetownView.com

December

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME SHOPPING!

1 World AIDS Day – www.asgcc.org

4-6PBG Holly Folly Weekend – www.ptown.org

5 SKIP Benefit Souper Saturday – A Holly Folly fundraiser for SKIP. 508 487-8331 – www.PtownSoup.org

13 David Asher Senior Dinner at the VFW

25 Christmas Day

31 New Year’s Eve – Begin the year in Provincetown! Reservations a must! Call your favorite Restaurant and Accommodation.