So many things to see, so many things to do… For more information about events listed below simply click on the organization link!


Provincetown 2015 Calendar of Events

2015 Ptown Events Highlights

January

January

JANUARY 2015


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

1 New Year’s Day

16-18 Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend


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February

February

FEBRUARY 2015


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

13-15 Valentine’s Day Weekend

13-16 President’s Day Weekend

20-22 Snowbound Leather WeekendMatesLeatherWeekend.com


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March

March

MARCH 2015


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

13-17 St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

14 Year Rounders Festival – Town Hall


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April

April

APRIL 2015


Mid April – Whale Watching season beginsWhaleWatch.com, PtownWhalewatch.com

1 Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum ReopensPilgrim-Monument.org

3-5 Easter Weekend

11-12 Miss Gay Mass US of A - OnlyAtTheCrown.com

17-29 Patriot’s Day Weekend

18-26 Appearances Green Art FestivalProvincetownConservationTrust.org

24–26 Gays for Patsy Annual Spring Stomp!GFP.org


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May

May

MAY 2015


Mid May Ferry Service Resumes

Visitors Center at Province Lands reopensNPS.gov/caco

Highland Lighthouse reopensCapeCodLight.org

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

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

9 Ragnar Relay RaceRagnarRelay.com

11 Mother’s Day

15-17 Monumental Yard SalePtown.org

16 PBG Spring Show Ptown.org

16 David Wax Museum in Concert @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

16-17 Outer Cape Chorale ConcertsOuterCapeChorale.org

22-24 Single Women’s WeekendSingleWomensWeekend.com

22-25 Memorial Day Weekend

23 L’Académie Chamber Orchestra @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

24 Michael Cunningham and Adam Gopnik @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

24 Annual Piano & Organ Celebration Concert @5pmPtownMusic.com

29 “the little things”: A Docudrama by Jeremy Davidson, Directed by Mary Stuart Masterson @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

30 The Parkington Sisters in Concert @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

31 Perception of Self: Photographer David Hilliard w/ Hunter O’Hanian @ Schoolhouse Gallery – 20summers.org/events/calendar

31 Provincetown 10KProvincetown10K.com


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June

June

JUNE 2015


4 A Night at the Chef’s TableASGCC.org

4-7 Women of Color WeekendProvincetownForWomen.com

5 Cheating at Scrabble Without the Internet: Stephin Merritt and Rives in Conversation @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

5-7 The 9th International Encaustic ConferenceCastleHill.org

6 Stephin Merritt (of The Magnetic Fields) in Concert @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

6 Carnival of the DogsProvincetownDogPark.org

6-8 WorldFestfacebook.com/worldfestptown

7 Barney Frank @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

7 Play it Forward: Legacy of Bernard Greenhouse Cello Concert to Benefit Outer Cape Health Services – outercape.org

12 & 13 Great Choral Music by Bach, Durante and FauréOuterCapeChorale.org

13 Patty Larkin in Concert @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

14 Artist & Teacher: A Hans Hofmann Symposium @ Hawthorne Barn – 20summers.org/events/calendar

17-21 Provincetown International Film FestivalPtownFilmFest.org, 508-487-FILM

22 Outriders Boston to Ptown Bike RideOutriders.org

25-28 Provincetown Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the FleetProvincetownPortugueseFestival.com


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July

July

JULY 2015


1 Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman @ PAAMPAAM.org

2-10 Independence 2015OnlyAtTheCrown.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)

10-19 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

11Provincetown Art Association 12×12 Silent Auction Closing Partywww.PAAM.org

19 ASGCC Provincetown 5k Run/Walkwww.ASGCC.org

19 PAAM Annual Secret Garden Tourwww.paam.org

11-19 Bear Week in Provincetownwww.ptownbears.org

21-25 Girl Splashwww.girl-splash.com

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

TBA Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders’ Annual Summer Party @ Pilgrim Monumentwww.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

29 Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman @ PAAMPAAM.org


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August

August

AUGUST 2015


5 Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman @ PAAMPAAM.org

8 5th Annual Lobsterfest to Benefit Outer Cape Health Services – outercape.org

15-17 The 11th Annual Provincetown Jazz FestivalProvincetownJazzFestival.org

15-21 Carnival Week - www.ptown.org

19 Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman @ PAAMPAAM.org

20 Carnival Parade: starts at 3pmwww.ptown.org

TBA 27th ASGCC Annual Life Auction and Rafflewww.asgcc.org

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


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September

September

SEPTEMBER 2015


HERO FUND AMERICA MONTHHeroFundAmerica.org

7 Labor Day

7-10 The Great Provincetown Schooner RegattaProvincetownSchoonerRace.com

7 Castle Hill Paints the TownCastleHill.org

11 22nd Annual Celebration of Life ConcertSwim4Life.org

12 Swim for Life & Paddler FlotillaSwim4Life.org

TBA Yankee Lambda Car Club Show and ParadeYankeeLCC.com and Classic Car Club Ticket to RideASGCC.org

14-20 Afterglow Alternative Performance Arts FestivalAfterGlow Festival.org

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

19 Harbor to the Bay Bike Ride Boston to Cape CodASGCC.org

TBA PAAM Fall Consignment AuctionPAAM.org

TBA Truro Treasures Grape Stomp and Jazz Festwww.trurovineyardsofcapecod.com

24-27 10th Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater FestivalTWPtown.org

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

26 Cape & Island K-9 Bike RunCapeCodPoliceK9.org

26 & 27 Provincetown Dahlia Showwww.facebook.com/groups/PtownDahlias


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October

October

OCTOBER 2015


1-4 Mates Leather Weekendwww.matesleatherweekend.com

9-12 Columbus Day Weekend

9-12 Fall Monumental Yard Sale WeekendPtown.org

10 PAAM Gala Guess Who’s Coming to DinnerPAAM.org

12-18 31st Annual Women’s WeekWomensWeekProvincetown.com

18-25 Fantasia FairFantasiaFair.org

21-25 Provincetown Round Up WeekendProvincetownRoundUp.org

23-24 Provincetown Dance Festivalwww.CastleHill.org

22 Tour Guide Appreciation DayPtownTourism.com

27 Helltown on WinthropWaterShipInn.com

31-November 2 Spooky Bear Weekendwww.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.


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November

November

NOVEMBER 2015


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

30-November 1 Spooky Bear Weekendwww.ne-ursamen.org

6-8 Men’s Weekendwww.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 Nightwww.Ptown.org

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


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December

December

DECEMBER 2015


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME SHOPPING!

1 World AIDS Daywww.asgcc.org

4-6 PBG Holly Folly Weekendwww.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 EveBegin the year in Provincetown! Reservations a must! Call your favorite Restaurant and Accommodation.

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