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


Thank You Everybody! It was Fabulous Celebration!!

January 2, 2016 Fireworks

Fireworks over our Safe Harbor!

2016 Ptown Events Highlights

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Provincetown 2016 Calendar of Events

January

January

JANUARY 2016


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

1 New Year’s Day

2 Celebrating 2016 with FIREWORKS, 5:30pm – Ptown.org

7 Independent Documentary Series: JANIS: LITTLE GIRL BLUE, 5pm, $10 – WellfleetPreservationHall.org

14 Food On Film series: AGE OF INNOCENCE, 6pm, $15 – WellfleetPreservationHall.org

16-18 Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend


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February

February

FEBRUARY 2016


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

5 Independent Documentary series: HEART OF A DOG, 5pm, $10 – WellfleetPreservationHall.org

11 Food On Film series: RAISE THE RED LANTERN, 6pm, $15 – WellfleetPreservationHall.org

13-15 Valentine’s Day Weekend ~ Bring your Love to Provincetown!

13-15 President’s Day Weekend


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March

March

MARCH 2016


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

10 Food On Film series: EAST OF EDEN, 6pm, $15 – WellfleetPreservationHall.org

12 Year Rounders Festival – Town Hall

17-20 St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

25-27 Easter Weekend Bring your Easter basket to Provincetown!

31 Food On Film series: I AM LOVE, 6pm, $15 – WellfleetPreservationHall.org


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April

April

APRIL 2016


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

1 Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum ReopensPilgrim-Monument.org

14 Food On Film series: METROPOLITAN, 6pm, $15 – WellfleetPreservationHall.org

15-18 Patriot’s Day Weekend

22-May 1 Earth Day, Appearances Green Art FestivalProvincetownConservationTrust.org

23 First Day of Passover


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May

May

MAY 2016


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

Ragnar Relay RaceRagnarRelay.com

Run to the Top of the Pilgrim MonumentRunToTheTop.org

Outer Cape Chorale ConcertsOuterCapeChorale.org

Provincetown 10KProvincetown10K.com

7 Concert with Gregg Sullivan (formerly of Blood, Sweat and Tears), 7pm, $15 – WellfleetPreservationHall.org

8 Mother’s Day

14 Amy Winehouse retrospective: Love Is Blind, 7:30pm – WellfleetPreservationHall.org

14 Spring ShowPtown.org

20-22 Monumental Yard SalePtown.org

21-24 Single Women’s WeekendProvincetownForWomen.com

26 – 29 Memorial Day Weekend Girl Party www.ProvincetownForWomen.com

26-29 Memorial Day Weekend


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June

June

JUNE 2016


2 A Night at the Chef’s TableASGCC.org

2-5 CABARET FESTCaberetFest2016.com

2-5 Women of Color & Friends WeekendProvincetownForWomen.com

4-5 International Coastal Rowing ChallengeProvincetownYachtClub.org

5 Provincetown 10K Provincetown10K.com

7 Sisters in the Name of LoveASGCC.org

3-5 The 9th International Encaustic ConferenceCastleHill.org

15-19 Provincetown International Film FestivalPtownFilmFest.org, 508-487-FILM

23-26 Provincetown Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the FleetProvincetownPortugueseFestival.com


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July

July

JULY 2016


1-4 Independence Day Weekend ~ 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)

1-7 Independence 2016OnlyAtTheCrown.com/independence

9-17 Bear Week in Provincetownwww.ptownbears.org

17 PAAM Annual Secret Garden Tourwww.paam.org

19-23 Girl Splashwww.girl-splash.com

23-30 21st Annual Family Week www.familyequality.org/familyweek/

25-31 6th Annual Whale Week to benefit the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies – CenterForCoastalStudies.org


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August

August

AUGUST 2016


11 The 11th Annual Provincetown Jazz FestivalProvincetownJazzFestival.org

13-19 Carnival Week “Back to the 80’s” www.ptown.org

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


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September

September

SEPTEMBER 2016


5 Labor Day

5-8 The Great Provincetown Schooner RegattaProvincetownSchoonerRace.com

9-10 23rd Annual Celebration of Life Concert and Swim for Life & Paddler FlotillaSwim4Life.org

12-18 Afterglow Alternative Performance Arts FestivalAfterGlow Festival.org

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

17 PAAM Fall Consignment AuctionPAAM.org

22-25 11th Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater FestivalTWPtown.org

23-25 Pet Appreciation Weekend (PAW) CASAS – CasasAnimalShelter.org 508-487-4243

24 Bike Run for K9 Fundraiser

29-October 3 Mates Leather Weekendwww.matesleatherweekend.com


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October

October

OCTOBER 2016


1 Provincetown Dance Trophy Ballroom Dance Competition featuring The Mood Swing Orchestra, Provincetown Town Hall, 339-832-2812 – BostonOpenDanceSport.com

2 Provincetown Dahlia Showwww.facebook.com/groups/PtownDahlias

7-10 Columbus Day Weekend

7-10 Fall Monumental Yard Sale WeekendPtown.org

10-16 32nd Annual Women’s WeekWomensWeekProvincetown.com

17-26 Fantasia FairFantasiaFair.org

19-23 Provincetown Round Up WeekendProvincetownRoundUp.org

19-23 Provincetown Dance Festivalwww.CastleHill.org

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

30 Dead Silence – an immersive haunted theatrical attraction, benefitting the Friends & Supporters of the Provincetown Public Library – DeadSilence-Terror.com


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November

November

NOVEMBER 2016


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

11 Veteran’s Day

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

24-27 Thanksgiving Weekend Art & Craft Fairs! Great Holiday Shopping!

24 Thanksgiving Day

TBA PBG Casino Night at the Crown & Anchorwww.Ptown.org

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

26 Annual Pilgrim 5k Trot, Thanksgiving morning, 9am – A benefit for the PAAM – www.PAAM.org


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December

December

DECEMBER 2016


FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME SHOPPING!

1 World AIDS Daywww.asgcc.org

2-4 PBG Holly Folly Weekendwww.ptown.org

3 “Souper Saturday” Fundraiser for Soup Kitchen in Provincetownwww.ptownsoup.org

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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