Cape Cod Events

JUNE 2019

6/12-6/16 – 20th Annual Provincetown International Film Festival 508-487-3456

6/19-6/24 – Nantucket Film Festival, Nantucket Island 508-325-6274

6/21 – Orleans Firebirds baseball vs Brewster 7pm Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

6/23 – Orleans Firebirds baseball vs Wareham 7pm Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

6/25 – Orleans Firebirds baseball vs Chatham 7pm Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

6/26 – Cape Cod Commercial Fisherman’s Alliance – Meet the Fleet. Nauset Marine, East Orleans http://capecodfishermen.org

6/27-6/30 – Provincetown Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the Fleet, Provincetown 508-487-3424

6/26 – 7/21 The Unauthorized Musical Parody of Summer Blockbusters Cape Rep Theatre, Orleans caperep.org

6/27 – Sailabration Gala & Auction Wequassett Resort, Harwich http://pbcb.cc

6/28 – Orleans Firebirds baseball vs Cotuit 7pm Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

6/29 – Eastwind Gallery Season Opening, Orleans http://eastwindgallery.net

6/29 – Gallery 31 Fine Art. “Cape Cod and the Nearby Sea” 4-6pm, Orleans gallery31capecod.com

6/29 – Summer Celebration at Friends Marketplace 11am – 2pm, Orleans friendsmarketplace.net

6/29 – Orleans Improvement Association 31th Annual Garden Tour 10am-4pm www.orleansimprovement.org 

6/29-6/30 – 37th Annual Sacrifice Art Sale,  Creative Arts Center, Chatham 508-945-3583

6/30 – Orleans Firebirds baseball vs Harwich 7pm Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

6/30 –  SandwichFest Main St, Sandwich 508-833-9755

JULY 2019

7/1 – 7/21 The Unauthorized Musical Parody of Summer Blockbusters (performances begin 6/26) Cape Rep Theatre, Orleans caperep.org

7/2 Orleans Firebirds vs Hyannis 7:00PM Eldredge Park, Orleans

7/2 – James Montgomery, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace, Harwich http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

7/4 – Cape-Wide Fourth of July Fireworks & Parades visit: www.capecodchamber.org/events

7/4 – Orleans Firebirds vs Chatham 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/4 – Provincetown Fireworks at Dusk at MacMillan Wharf; http://www.capecod.com/lifestyle/2019-cape-cod-4th-of-july-fireworks-and-parade-schedule/

7/4 – Hyannis Marina July Fourth Boat Parade 2pm, Parade at 4pm, Fireworks at Dusk shot off from a barge in Lewis Bay; http://www.town.barnstable.ma.us/TownHall/fourthofjuly.asp

7/4 – Orleans Fourth of July Parade 10AM; Marching bands, floats & music- Route: Eldredge Parkway, Rte 6A, Main St, Rte 28 & back to Eldredge Park; Rain or Shine! http://www.town.orleans.ma.us/fourth-of-july-committee

7/5 – Orleans Firebirds vs Chatham 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/5 – Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival Kick-off Party Cape Cod Beer, Hyannis

7/5 – 7/6 – 38th Annual Chatham Antiques Show & Sale; 10:00AM -2:00PM Chatham Creative Arts Center

Features dealers displaying and selling a wide variety of antiques. Included will be jewelry, porcelain, pottery, linens, silver, glassware, and a wide assortment of interesting functional and decorative items.

7/6 – Orleans Firebirds vs Yarmouth-Dennis 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/6 – Orleans Fireworks at Dusk at Rock Harbor http://www.town.orleans.ma.us/fourth-of-july-committee

7/8 – Nauset Beach Concert Series: Greg Johnson & 45 RPM Nauset Beach 6:30-8:30pm

7/9 – G. Love, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace, Harwich http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

7/9: Live in Orleans! The Orleans Summer Music Series. Three musical acts playing throughout the Village Center 5:30-7:30pm Orleans

7/9 – Orleans Firebirds vs Brewster 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/10 – Orleans Firebirds vs Harwich 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/10 – Louie Bello, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

7/11 – Orleans Firebirds vs Hyannis 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/12 – 7/21– Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival; www.capecodhydrangeafest.com

The Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival is an annual celebration of the region’s blue, pink, and white signature flowers! This ten day festival’s main attractions are the daily tours of private gardens, each designed and maintained by the individual homeowners and carrying a unique charm. You are sure to enjoy such eclectic spaces, not to mention the good feeling of supporting a variety of local nonprofits.

7/13 – Orleans Firebirds vs Yarmouth-Dennis 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/14 Woods Hole Jazz: Judy Charmichael, Harry Allen and Chris Flory Highfield Hall & Gardens Falmouth 4:00-8:00pm https://www.woodsholejazz.org/

7/14 – 21th Annual Secret Garden Tour 10:00AM – 3:00PM; Provincetown Art Association & Museum 508-487-1750 https://www.capecodchamber.org/events/18th-annual-secret-garden-tour

The 21th annual Secret Garden Tour is a self-guided journey through private residences with stunning gardens. This year’s tour is located in Provincetown’s East End, close to the Museum.

7/15: Nauset Beach Concert Series: Chandler Travis Philharmonette Nauset Beach 6:30-8:30pm

7/16 – Orleans Firebirds vs Cotuit 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/16 – Funktapuss, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace, Harwich http://www.woodsholejazz.org

7/16 Blue Claw Boat Tours Full “Buck Moon” Cruise, East Orleans 8:45-10:00pm blueclawboattours.com

7/16 Live in Orleans! The Orleans Summer Music Series. Three musical acts playing throughout the Village Center 5:30-7:30pm

7/17 Night Sky STARLAB Portable Planetarium. Cape Cod Museum of Natural History, Rte 6A Brewster ccmnh.org

7/17 – Suede, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace, Harwich https://www.woodsholejazz.org/

7/18 – Academy of Performing Arts presents the “Pirates of Penzance” (thru 8/18) Tuesday thru Sunday at 8:00PM http://www.apacape.org/wp/

7/18 – Orleans Firebirds vs Falmouth 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/19 – Orleans Firebirds vs Bourne 7:00PM Eldredge Park Rte 28, Orleans

7/19 – 7/20 Gabriel V Brass Summer Concerts, Church of the Transfiguration Rock Harbor Orleans (508) 240-2400 https://www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/

7/21 Cape Cod Baseball League All Star Game Eldredge Park, Orleans Rte 28

7/22 – Nauset Beach Concert Series: The Rip It Ups Nauset Beach 6:30-8:30pm

7/22- 7/28 – Barnstable County Fair, 1220 Route 151, East Falmouth www.capecodfairgrounds.com/events/barnstable-county-fair/

7/23 – Live in Orleans! The Orleans Summer Music Series. Three musical acts playing throughout the Village Center 5:30-7:30pm

7/23 – White Heat Swing Orchestra, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

7/24 – The Allnighters, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

7/24 – Orleans Firebirds vs Harwich 7:00PM Eldredge Park, Orleans

7/26 – Orleans Firebirds vs Falmouth 7:00PM Eldredge Park, Orleans

7/27 – 8/3 Woods Hole Film Festival, Woods Hole (508) 495-3456

7/28 LoveLocal Fest Aselton Park, Hyannis lovelivelocal.com

7/28 – 8/3 – Whale Week, Center for Coastal Studies, Provincetown; http://coastalstudies.org/

7/28 – Orleans Firebirds vs Brewster 5:30PM Eldredge Park, Orleans

7/28 – 8/4/18 – 27th Annual Woods Hole Film Festival; 508-495-3456 www.woodsholefilmfestival.org/

7/29 Nauset Beach Concert Series: The Johns Nauset Beach 6:30-8:30pm

7/30 – Juilliard Jazz Ensemble, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace, Harwich http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

7/30 – Orleans Firebirds vs Chatham 7:00PM Eldredge Park, Orleans

7/31 – Alisan Porter, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace, Harwich http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

7/31 – Live in Orleans! The Orleans Summer Music Series. Three musical acts playing throughout the Village Center 5:30-7:30pm

7/31 – 9/1 “Full Monty” the Broadway Musical. Cape Rep Theater Brewster Rte 6A caperep.org

AUGUST 2019

7/31-9/1  – Cape Rep Theatre presents  “The Full Monty”  Tu & Th 7:00PM, F & Sa 8:00PM, Su 2:00PM, Brewster www.caperep.org

8/3 – Annual Fantastagorey Day Edward Gorey House, Yarmouthport (508) 362-3909

8/5 – Nauset Beach Concert Series: Easy Street, Nauset Beach 6:30-8:30pm

8/6 – Dr. Michael White, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace, Harwich http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

8/6 – Live in Orleans! The Orleans Summer Music Series. Three musical acts playing throughout the Village Center 5:30-7:30pm

8/7 – Sarah Swain and the Oh Boys, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

8/7 & 8/8 – The Federated Church of Orleans presents the 67th Annual Summer Fair fedchurchorleans.org

8/8 – 8/10 – 38th Annual Bayberry Quilt Show; Cape Cod Regional Technical High School Harwich https://www.bayberryquiltersofcapecod.com/

8/9 – 12th Annual LaTavola Italian Feast Under The Stars, Joy St at South Cape Village, Mashpee 508-477-0792

8/9 & 8/10 – The Orleans Sidewalk Sale orleanscapecod.org

8/10 – 49th Annual Cape Cod Antiques Dealers Show, Nauset Regional Middle School 9:00AM-3:00PM www.ccada.com

8/10 – 41st Annual Brew Run at The Woodshed, Brewster 508-896-7771

8/11 – 49th Annual Cape Cod Antique Dealers Show,  Nauset Middle School, Orleans 9:00AM-3:00PM http://www.ccada.com

8/11 – 34th Annual Citizens Bank Pops by the Sea 1:00PM-7:00PM, Hyannis Village Green, Hyannis www.artsfoundation.org/events/citizens-bank-pops-by-the-sea/

Citizens Bank Pops by the Sea concert is Cape Cod’s single largest cultural event and the most important fundraising event of the year for the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod. For each of the past thirty years we have welcomed one of the nation’s finest and best-loved musical ensembles – the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra – to the Hyannis Village Green.

8/12 – Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival: Mozart & Brahms The church of the Holy Spirit Orleans capecodchambermusic.org

8/12 – Nauset Beach Concert Series: Rock Harbor Band Nauset Beach 6:30-8:30pm

8/13 – Live in Orleans! The Orleans Summer Music Series. Three musical acts playing throughout the Village Center 5:30-7:30pm

8/13 – Jermaine Paul, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

8/14 – Grace Kelly, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

8/15 – 8/24 – Annual Carnival Week Provincetown 508-487-2313

8/15 – Blue Claw Boat Tours” Sturgeon Moon” Cruise East Orleans blueclawboattours.com

8/15 & 8/19 – 15th Annual Provincetown Jazz Festival, 508-274-2513 www.provincetownjazzfestival.org

8/16-8/18  48th Annual Festival of the Arts, Chase Park, Chatham 508-945-3583

From Friday through Sunday, August 16-18, The Creative Arts Center in Chatham hosts its annual Festival of the Arts, showcasing more than 120 fine artisans and crafts people. Open each day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the festival will feature a wide selection of handcrafted items including original sculptures, artwork, jewelry, fabric, pottery, clothing, and more. The festival is held at Chase Park in Chatham.

8/18 – 8/19 – CraftFest Cotuit, Cotuit Federated Church, Cotuit (508) 428-0141; http://craftfestcotuit.com/

8/18- 46th Annual New Balance Falmouth Road Race, Woods Hole to Falmouth Heights 508-540-7000; http://www.falmouthroadrace.com/

8/19 – Nauset Beach Concert Series: Frank Poranski & The Pollyannnas Nauset Beach 6:30-8:30pm

8/20 – Stephane Wrembel, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

8/21 – Orleans Police Annual Block Party and Antique & Classic Auto Show 6:30-9:00PM on Main St between Rtes 28 & 6A; Food by the Orleans Police Relief association, Music by WOMR’s Matty Dread www.town.orleans.ma.us

8/21 – Mary C and the Stellars, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

8/23 – 8/25 – Elements Theatre Company presents “Oliver!” at Paraclete House, Community of Jesus- Rock Harbor Orleans 7:30PM Reservations: www.elementstheatre.org

8/24 – Town of Dennis Fireworks Display   West Dennis Beach, West Dennis 508-398-3568

8/25 – Antique Car Parade Dennis (508) 398-3568

8/26 – Nauset Beach Concert Series: The Dirty Water Dance Band Nauset Beach 6:30-8:30pm

8/27 – Paula Cole, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

8/28 – The All Star Band featuring Ray Greene, Wequassett Resort & Golf Club 8:30pm at the Garden Terrace http://info.wequassett.com/jazz-festival

8/28 – 8/30 – Gregorian Chant Retreat, Community of Jesus Orleans 508-255-1094

September 2019

9/1 – Annual 5K Labor Day Road Race Johnny Kelley Park, South Dennis 508-398-3568

9/2 – Truro Agricultural Fair 20 Truro Center Rd, Truro 508-487-1288; http://truroagfair.com/

9/6-9/8 – Eastham Windmill Weekend Eastham 508-240-7211; https://easthamwindmillweekend.org/

9/7 – 20th Annual Seaside Le Mans Kart Race for the Cape Cod Community, Mashpee Commons, Mashpee (508) 398-2293; http://www.seasidelemans.org/

9/7 – 10th Annual Cape Cod Wildlife Festival, Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary, Barnstable; http://www.facebook.com/CapeCodWildlifeCollaborative

9/8 – 10/14 – 7th Annual September Invitational presented by the Creative Arts Center in Chatham capecodcreativearts.org

9/9 – 11th Annual Fall for Harwich Hometown Parade Harwich 508-430-1165; http://harwichcc.com/

9/18-10/13 – Cape Rep Theatre presents Indecent, Tuesday – Thursday at 7 pm Friday & Saturday at 8 pm, Sunday at 2 pm www.caperep.org

9/14 – Cape Cod Roots and Blues Festival featuring G. Love and Citizen Cope.  Nauset Beach, Orleans. https://capecodrootsandblues.com/

9/14-9/15 – Harwich Cranberry Festival (Fireworks on the 14th) Harwich 508-430-1165

9/14 – Blue Claw Boat Tours hosts a leisurely Full “Harvest Moon” Cruise, East Orleans blueclawtours.com

9/15-9/16 – 31th Annual Cape Cod Antique Glass Show & Sale, Cape Cod Community College Gym, W. Barnstable

The show features nationally prominent glass exhibitors offering antique and collectible American & European glassware from 18th-21st centuries. http://www.capecodchamber.org/events/30th-annual-cape-cod-glass-showsale

9/18 – The 19th Cape Cod Golf Classic to benefit the Jimmy Fund and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Ocean Edge Resort and Golf Club, Brewster capecodgolfclassic.com

9/20 – “Art on Two Wheels” exhibit, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, South Yarmouth

9/20-22 – Celebrate Our Waters Festival Orleans orleanspondcoalition.org

9/20-9/22 – Truro Treasures; http://trurotreasures.org/
Truro’s 26th Annual Fall Weekend Event crammed full of fun activities for everyone including, silent art auction, arts & crafts fair, flea market, grape stomp, car show, dog show, 5K run/walk, golf tournament, & more….

9/21 – Cape Cod Brew Fest, cape Cod Fairgrounds East Falmouth

9/22 – Hyannis Open Streets Downtown Hyannis

9/22-9/23– Orleans Pond Coalition Celebrate Our Waters Festival; http://www.orleanspondcoalition.org/celebrate-our-waters/

Fifty free water-related activities and talks for adults and kids in Orleans, Eastham, & Brewster including kayak tours, sailing, stand-up paddle boarding, a Nauset Beach bonfire, sand sculpture contest and aquaculture demonstrations.

9/30-10/1 – JazzFest Falmouth 508-548-2892

9/29 – LoveLocal Fest, Aselton Park Hyannis lovelivelocal.com

9/29-9/30 – Oktoberfest, Mashpee Commons, Mashpee 508-477-0792

9/30 – Harwich Cranberry Harvest Half Marathon & 10K, www.baevents.com/harwichhalfmarathon

OCTOBER 2019

10/12 – 10/14 – 39th Annual Yarmouth Seaside Festival, Joshua Sears Memorial Field, South Yarmouth www.yarmouthseasidefestival.com

10/11 – Pumpkin People in the Park, Kate Gould Park, Chatham 508-945-5199

10/12 – Blue Claw Boat Tours hosts a leisurely Full “Hunters Moon” Cruise, East Orleans blueclawboattours.com

10/19-10/20 – Wellfleet OysterFest www.capecodchamber.org/events/wellfleet-oyster-fest

10/17 – The Taste of Dennis, 6:00PM-9:00PM www.capecodchamber.org/events/taste-dennis

10/17-10/21 – 10th Annual Martha’s Vineyard Food and Wine Festival www.mvfoodandwine.com

10/18-10/19 – Orleans Surf Film Festival, Orleans (508) 255-0251

10/19 – Chatham Oktoberfest, 12:00 – 4:00PM Kate Gould Park, Main Street, Chatham

On Festival day Chatham’s Kate Gould Park will be teeming with thousands of people for the 4 hour party. Crafts & games for kids, the Chatham Town Band, professional entertainers, food trucks, a beer trailer and so much more.

10/19-10/20 – Wellfleet OysterFest www.capecodchamber.org/events/wellfleet-oyster-fest

10/26 – Cape Cod Marathon Weekend www.halfmarathons.net/massachusetts-cape-cod-marathon-half-marathon-relay/

Hailed by publications like Runner’s World and New England Runner as one of the country’s most scenic marathons, thanks to its course that unfolds along the shoreline of southern Cape Cod, Falmouth’s Cape Cod Marathon & Relay marks its 41st annual running the weekend before Halloween 2017, though just its 6th ever with the half marathon distance.

10/27 – Hyannis Open Streets, Downtown Hyannis

NOVEMBER 2019

11/6-12/8 – Cape Rep Theatre presents Something Rotten!, Tues. – Thurs. at 7 pm Fri. & Sat. at 8 pm Sun. at 2 pm; www.caperep.org

11/15-12/30 – 10th Annual Glassblowers’ Christmas, Sandwich Glass Museum, Sandwich (508) 888-0251

11/23 – Eastham Turnip Festival, Nauset Regional High School, Eastham (508) 240-7211 https://www.capecodchamber.org/events/eastham-turnip-festival-0

11/22 – Chatham Turkey Trot 5K, 7:00AM Registration/8:00AM Race www.chathamturkeytrot.com

11/26-12/31 – A Cape Cod Christmas in Eastham (508) 240-7211

11/27 – Gardens Aglow Annual Celebration of Lights, Heritage Museum and Gardens, Sandwich 508-888-3300

11/30 – Lighting of the Lobster Pot Tree, Lopes Square, Provincetown

DECEMBER

12/1-12/3 Holly Folly Weekend, Provincetown www.capecodchamber.org/events/holly-folly-weekend-provincetown-0

12/6-12/8 Annual Nantucket Christmas Stroll www.christmasstroll.com

12/7 – Hyannis Village Christmas Stroll, Harbor Lighting & Boat Parade www.capecodchamber.org/events/hyannis-village-christmas-stroll-harbor-lighting-boat-parade-and-breakfast-santa

12/15 – Yarmouthport Christmas Stroll www.capecodchamber.org/events/yarmouthport-christmas-stroll-0

12/14 – Wellfleet Holiday Tree Lighting and Singalong

12/13 – 12/14 – Chatham’s Christmas By the Sea Stroll Weekend www.chathaminfo.com/events/details/chatham-s-christmas-by-the-sea-stroll-weekend-12-09-2017-231

12/30 – Gardens Aglow Annual Celebration of Light, Heritage Museums & Gardens, Sandwich (508) 889-3300

12/31 – First Night Chatham www.firstnightchatham.com/saschedules

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