2020 Provincetown Events: What, When & Where

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2020 Provincetown Calendar of Events

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April | May | June
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October | November | December

January

Snowy Cape Cod National Seashore Park


Winter Visitors Guide: Lodging, Restaurants, Shopping, Things To Do, Pamper Yourself…

JANUARY 2020

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots

Soup Kitchen in Provincetown November through April, Provincetown United Methodist Church, 10 Shank Painter Road, Mon-Fri, 12:30-1:30 SkipFood.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown readings, art openings FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum exhibitions, life drawing, workshops, movies PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Castle Hill Truro Center for the Arts workshops, life drawing CastleHill.org

First Night celebrations with Fireworks over Provincetown Harbor

Provincetown First Night Fireworks over Provincetown Harbor
Photograph by Nancy Silva

Dec 27, 2019 (Fri) – Jan 3, 2020 (Fri) First Light Provincetown An exciting weekend of Celebrations: Fireworks over our beautiful Provincetown Harbor! Holiday Market! Special Holiday Menues at our fabulous restaurants! Dance parties! Polar Bear Plunge! Lite Brite Bike Ride! Drag Bingo! Theater! Movies! Cabaret! Art! Live Music! ProvincetownTourismOffice.org

1 (Wed) New Year’s Day

1 (Wed) Polar Bear Plunge Johnson Street Parking Lot, early afternoon at high tide

1 (Wed) Suede’d Annual New Year’s Concert 8pm, reservations required OnlyAtTheCrown.com

4 (Sat) Sounds of Siberia: Yuliyana Krivoshapkina & Nachyn Choreve, 7pm, Wellfleet Preservation Hall. Yuliyana, the foremost master of the khomus, a style of jaw harp, will be joined by Tuvan throat singer Nachyn. Nachyn’s mastery of the different styles of throat singing takes listeners to the taiga and mountain brooks of Tuva, while Yuliyana brings the sounds of the birds, reindeer, and winds of the endless Siberian tundra… a true Siberian experience in Wellfleet. Don’t miss it! Payment.org

20 (Mon) Martin Luther King Day

25 (Sat) Lunar New Year, Chinese New Year

28 (Tue) Winter Play Dates free play-reading series features new works from playwrights from Cape Cod, Boston, Providence, New York, and Los Angeles. Inaugurating the 2020 series is Sean Abley’s Hollywood murder mystery based on a true story, Popcorn Girl, 7pm ProvincetownTheater.org

29 (Wed) Pearlside Story: A Glow-in-the-Dark Fish and a Call for Citizen Science presented by Center for Coastal Studies, Marine Fisheries Research director Owen Nichols and his partner, researcher and educator Tasia Blough; Napi’s Restaurant, 7 Freeman Street, 7pm CoastalStudies.org


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February

February


Celebrate Valentine's Day in Town

Say “I Love You” in Provincetown


Winter Visitors Guide: Lodging, Restaurants, Shopping, Things To Do, Pamper Yourself…

FEBRUARY 2020

Events maybe postponed or canceled. Please check websites for current information.

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots

Soup Kitchen in Provincetown November through April, Provincetown United Methodist Church, 10 Shank Painter Road, Mon-Fri, 12:30-1:30 SkipFood.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown readings, art openings FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum exhibitions, life drawing, workshops, movies PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Castle Hill Truro Center for the Arts workshops, life drawing CastleHill.org

1 (Sat) Saturday Afternoon Jazz The Best of Count Basie and Duke Ellington’s Black, Brown and Beige, 2-4pm, ProvincetownLibrary.org

2 (Sun) Groundhog Day

11 (Tue) Winter Play Date free play-reading, To the Extreme! by Steven Myerson, 7pm ProvincetownTheater.org

14 (Fri) Valentine’s Day

14-17 (Fri-Mon) President’s Weekend

15 (Sat) Natural History Walk by Land and by Sea – Join Center for Coastal Studies biologist Lisa Sette and poet and naturalist Elizabeth Bradfield for a guided walk through the dunes and marsh at Hatches Harbor, Provincetown, and learn about the fascinating plants and animals that thrive in the dunes and the sea around Cape Cod, 10am-1pm. Suggested donation $20 for CCS members, $25 for non-members. Reservations required CoastalStudies.org

21-23 (Fri-Sat) Snowbound Leather Weekend XI MatesLeatherWeekend.com/Snowbound

25 (Tue) Mardi Gras

25 (Tue) Winter Play Date free play-reading, Squall by Elizabeth Hemmerdinger, 7pm ProvincetownTheater.org


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March

March


Winter Visitors Guide: Lodging, Restaurants, Shopping, Things To Do, Pamper Yourself…

MARCH 2020

Events maybe postponed or canceled. Please check websites for current information.

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots

Soup Kitchen in Provincetown November through April, Provincetown United Methodist Church, 10 Shank Painter Road, Mon-Fri, 12:30-1:30 SkipFood.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown readings, art openings FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum exhibitions, life drawing, workshops, movies PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Castle Hill Truro Center for the Arts workshops, life drawing CastleHill.org

8 (Sun) International Women’s Day

8 (Sun) Daylight Saving Time

14 (Sat) Year-Rounders’ Festival Town Hall, 260 Commercial Street

14-16 (Sat-Mon) Out of Hibernation Ursamen NE-Ursamen.org

17 (Tue) St. Patrick’s Day

17 (Tue) Winter Play Date free play-reading, A New Work by L.M. Feldman, 7pm ProvincetownTheater.org

19 (Thur) First Day of Spring

21 (Sat) Saturday Afternoon Jazz: The Music of John Lewis Jon Batiste and Doug Wamble join the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to celebrate two iconic Jazz musicians and composers: John Lewis and Gerry Mulligan, 2-4pm, ProvincetownLibrary.org

24 (Tue) Winter Play Date free play-reading, Chasing Happy by Michel Wallerstein, 7pm ProvincetownTheater.org


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Photo courtesy of the Center for Coastal Studies CoastalStudies.org ~ Center for Coastal Studies under NOAA permit # 16325

Humpback whales feeding. Photo courtesy of the Center for Coastal Studies CoastalStudies.org
Center for Coastal Studies under NOAA permit # 16325

April

April

APRIL 2020

Events maybe postponed or canceled. Please check websites for current information.

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots

Whale Watching season Captain John Boats Fast Ferry, Captain Ralph Wilkins FV ODYSEA, Dolphin Fleet of Provincetown, Ginny G Fishing Trips & Private Whale Watch, Sea Salt Charters

Soup Kitchen in Provincetown SkipFood.org

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown MuseumPilgrim-Monument.org

Provincetown Public LibraryProvincetownLibrary.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM.org

Fine Arts Work Center in ProvincetownFAWC.org

The Cape School of Art in ProvincetownCapeSchoolOfArt.org

Water Edge CinemaProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Castle Hill Truro Center for the Arts CastleHill.org

1 (Wed) The Bike Shack reopens, free parking and off season hours 9am-8pm – ProvincetownBikeShack.com

1 (Wed) April Fool’s Day

3-5 (Fri-Sun) Women’s Media Summit Women’s Media Summit

4 (Sat) Saturday Afternoon Jazz: Jazz in the 50’s Overflowing with Style The 1950s marked an incredible explosion in Jazz’s styles, and saw the rise of some of its most legendary artists. Music director Chris Crenshaw curates an amazing array of material from the decade, and also premieres a new suite of his inspired by the 1950s, 2-4pm, ProvincetownLibrary.org

5 (Sun) Palm Sunday

8 (Wed) Passover Falls out at sundown

10 (Fri) Good Friday

12 (Sun) Easter

16 (Thur) Passover Ends at nightfall

18 (Sat) Sweet Honey in the Rock, 7:30pm, Provincetown Town Hall. “Sweet Honey in the Rock delivers messages with luminous, virtuosic singing…voices blend and soar in a spectrum of styles few other ensembles could match.” The New York Times Payment.org

18-19 (Sat & Sun) Miss Gay Mass US of A OnlyAtTheCrown.com

19 (Sun) Orthodox Easter

20 (Mon) Patriot’s Day

22 (Wed) Earth Day

24-26 (Fri-Sun) Annual Moby-Dick Marathon at Provincetown Public Library The Moby-Dick Marathon ​bring​s​ together over 120 participants to read Melville’s classic work aloud over three days for a total of 24 hours. ​The event​ honor​s​ Provincetown’s​ ​maritime and literary heritage and an international group of Melville​ enthusiasts. ProvincetownLibrary.org

24 (Fri)-May 23 (Fri) Ramadan

24-26 (Fri-Sun) Gays for Patsy Annual Stomp: A Hoedown in P-town GFP.org

26-27 (Sun-Mon) The Cape School of Art in Provincetown April Classes: Drawing for Painters with John Clayton, 9am-4pm CapeSchoolOfArt.org


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Tips for visitors

Tips for visitors…

May

May

Provincetown Harbor Transportation Ferry

Don’t drive to Provincetown! Take a ferry!

MAY 2020

Events maybe postponed or canceled. Please check websites for current information.

Ferry ServicesBay State Cruise, Boston Harbor Cruises, Captain John Boats Fast Ferry

Visitors Center at Province LandsNPS.gov/caco

Highland Museum and LighthouseHighlandlighthouse.org

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown MuseumPilgrim-Monument.org

Provincetown Public LibraryProvincetownLibrary.org

Fine Arts Work Center in ProvincetownFAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM.org

Water Edge CinemaProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Castle Hill Truro Center for the Arts CastleHill.org

5 (Tue) Cinco de Mayo

10 (Sun) Mother’s Day

15 & 16 (Fri & Sat) Jamaica On Film ProvincetownFilm.org

15 (Fri)-June 13 (Sat) TWENTY SUMMERS at Hawthorne Barn six weekends of concerts, conversations, artist open studios, and community events, presenting an eclectic mix of both emerging and established musicians, writers, cultural figures, activists, and artists 20Summers.org

15-17 (Fri-Sun) Single Women’s Weekend ProvincetownForWomen.com

16-17 (Sat & Sun) Monumental Yard Sale Ptown.org

17-18 (Sun-Mon) Broto Conference: Art & Science Collaborations Broto.eco

22 (Fri) Harvey Milk Day

21-25 (Fri-Mon) Memorial Day Weekend for Women ProvincetownForWomen.com

Provincetown Memorial Day

Each year we honor and remember the brave Military Service Members currently serving, and our Veterans who previously served our country and those who are no longer with us.
WE THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR SERVICE!

22-25 (Fri-Mon) Memorial Day Weekend PtownTourism.com

27-31 (Wed-Mon) Cabaretfest ProvincetownCabaretFest.com

28 (Thur) Center for Coastal Studies Homeport Banquet CoastalStudies.org


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June

June

JUNE 2020

Events maybe postponed or cancelled. Please check websites for current information.

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Pilgrim-Monument.org

Visitors Center at Province LandsNPS.gov/caco

Highland Museum and LighthouseHighlandlighthouse.org

Provincetown Public LibraryProvincetownLibrary.org

The Cape School of Art in ProvincetownCapeSchoolOfArt.org

Fine Art Work Center FAWC FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM PAAM.org

Water Edge CinemaProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Truro Center for the Art at Castle Hill CastleHill.org

TWENTY SUMMERS at Hawthorne Barn20Summers.org

Swim for Life, Summer 2020

33rd Annual Swim for Life Summer 2020: Swimming in Place Challenge, Our Place, Your Place. A Summer long, global invitation beginning now until September 12, 2020, the designated Swim date. Swim4Life.org

4 (Thur) A Night at the Chef’s Table ASGCC.org

4-7 (Thur-Sun) Womxn of Color Weekend WOCW.org

5 (Fri) Provincetown Coastal Rowing Regatta 8:30am-5pm RegattaCentral.com

5-7 (Fri-Sun) Provincetown Pride Weekend Ptown.org

11 (Thur) Provincetown Public Library, Heritage Day Celebration 6pm to 7:30pm ProvincetownLibrary.org

12-13 (Fri-Sat) Provincetown Dance Festival Professional dance companies performing tap, contemporary, ballet, hip-hop and more. Provincetown Theater, 238 Bradford Street CastleHill.org

13 (Sat) TWENTY SUMMERS’ at Hawthorne Barn last day of 2020 Summer season 20Summers.org

14 (Sun) Flag Day

20 (Sat) Summer Solstice

21 (Sun) Father’s Day

21 (Sun) – 23 (Tue) Men of Color Weekend OnlyAtTheCrown.com

25 (Thursday) Artisan Craft Fair Weekly held on Thursdays from 10am to 4:30pm, Unitarian Universalist Meeting House, 236 Commercial Street. For more Information contact Joanne at coveptown1@verizon.net

25-28 (Thursday-Sunday) Provincetown Portuguese Festival and Blessing of the Fleet Four days celebration of Portuguese heritage and culture in Provincetown with live music, dancing, parades, food, games… fun for all ages! Come to MacMillan Pier on Sunday for the Blessing of the Fleet where boats docked out in their finest line up to receive the blessing for a safe and prosperous year. ProvincetownPortugueseFestival.com

27 (Sat)-July 5 (Sun) Independence Week PtownTourism.com

27 (Sat)-July 5 (Sun) Independence Week 2020 OnlyAtTheCrown.com


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July

July

JULY 2020

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Memorial Day (starting May 24) till Labor Day open 9am-7pm. Last Monument climb is 30 minutes before closing, 1 High Pole Hill Road Pilgrim-Monument.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

The Cape School of Art in Provincetown workshops, classes CapeSchoolOfArt.org

Fine Art Work Center FAWC workshops, readings, talks – FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM exhibitions, concerts, talks – PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Truro Center for the Art at Castle Hill workshops, exhibitions, concerts, talks… check their website for full schedule – CastleHill.org

3 (Fri) Independence Day (observed)

4 (Sat) Independence Day July 4th Parade and Fireworks 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 beaches). Lots of fun! Come and celebrates with us! Make your accommodation reservation early! Provincetown-MA.gov

10-19 (Fri-Sun) Annual Cape Cod Hydrangea Festival CapeCodChamber.org

12 (Sun) PAAM Annual Secret Garden Tour PAAM.org

TDA Kalmar Nyckel, the Tall Ship of Delaware Arrives in Provincetown mid July for day sails from MacMillan Pier KalmarNyckel.org

18 (Sat) The Castle Hill Summer Bash CastleHill.org

19 (Sun) Annual 5K Run / Walk ASGCC.org

21-25 (Thur-Sat) Girl Splash ProvincetownForWomen.com

22 (Wed) 15th Annual Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman at PAAM Cassandre McKinley (vocals), 6pm BartWeisman.com

25 (Sat) GLAD Annual Summer Party At the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, 1 High Pole Hill Road GLAD.org

25 (Fri)-August 1 (Sat) Family Week Family Week is the largest annual gathering of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-identified families in the world. Registration is now OPEN for Family Week 2020, which will include more opportunities than ever to build community and to get empowered on today’s issues. Join us for daily events or relax on the beach with other LGBTQ families. FamilyEquality.org/Events/Family-Week

29 (Wed) 15th Annual Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman at PAAM Shawnn Monteiro (vocals), 6pm BartWeisman.com


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August

August

Provincetown Herring Cove Beach

Hot Summer day at Herring Cove Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore Park

AUGUST 2020

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Memorial Day (starting May 24) till Labor Day open 9am-7pm. Last Monument climb is 30 minutes before closing, 1 High Pole Hill Road Pilgrim-Monument.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

The Cape School of Art in Provincetown workshops, classes CapeSchoolOfArt.org

Fine Art Work Center FAWC workshops, readings, talks – FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM exhibitions, concerts, talks – PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Truro Center for the Art at Castle Hill workshops, exhibitions, concerts, talks… check their website for full schedule – CastleHill.org

2 (Sun) Trails for Whales Coastal Studies.org

2-8 (Sun-Sat) 10th Annual Whale Week, A Celebration of the Sea! A whale-of-a-week filled with special events to raise awareness about our ocean and coastline, marine mammals and marine debris through engaging educational activities. From the Run the Trails for the Whales 5K to the Homemade Boat Race, there is something for everyone! Coastal Studies.org

5 (Wed) Dane Vannatter (vocals) 15th Annual Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman at PAAM, Wednesdays, 6pm bartweisman.com

6 (Thur) Homemade Boat Race Coastal Studies.org

8 (Sat) The Castle Hill Silent & Live Benefit Auction CastleHill.org

Provincetown Jazz Festival

12 and 17 (Wed and Mon) The 16th Annual Provincetown Jazz Festival, presenting a Trumpet Summit, a first for Cape Cod! featuring Steve Ahern (trumpet & vocals), Mark Greel (trumpet & vocals), and Johnny Souza (trumpet & vocals) performing individually & together with Fred Boyle (piano), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums), 6:00pm at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 460 Commercial Street, Provincetown and on Monday, August 17, presenting two internationally acclaimed jazz musicians and a Cape Cod jazz singer Peter & Will Anderson (clarinet & sax) with Fred Boyle (piano), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums), Leslie Boyle (vocals) with Alan Clinger (guitar), Fred Boyle (piano), Ron Ormsby (bass), and Bart Weisman (drums), 7:30pm at the Cotuit Center for the Arts 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit ProvincetownJazzFestival.org

15-22 (Sat-Sat) Carnival Week Fabulous week with parade, parties, music, dancing, romance and adventure! Whole Town decorated with rainbow flags! Don’t miss Carnival Parade, Thursday, August 20th! It starts at 3pm, and runs from East End to West End. Accommodation reservations a must! Ptown.org

19 (Wed) PoemJazz with Robert Pinsky CastleHill.org

26 (Wed) 15th Annual Summer Jazz with Bart Weisman at PAAM, Donna Byrne (vocals), 6pm bartweisman.com


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September

September

SEPTEMBER 2020

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Labor Day through December 31 open 9am-5pm. Last Monument climb is 30 minutes before closing, 1 High Pole Hill Road Pilgrim-Monument.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

The Cape School of Art in Provincetown workshops, classes CapeSchoolOfArt.org

Fine Art Work Center FAWC workshops, readings, talks – FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM exhibitions, concerts, talks – PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Truro Center for the Art at Castle Hill workshops, exhibitions, concerts, talks… check their website for full schedule – CastleHill.org

Labor Day weekend in Provincetown

Have a safe and happy Labor Day weekend!

7 (Mon) Labor Day

11 (Fri) Paint the Mayflower II aboard the Captain John Boat CastleHill.org

11 (Fri) 25th Annual Celebration of Life Concert produced by John Thomas, co-sponsored by UU Meeting House and Great Music on Sundays @ 5
Unitarian Universalist Meeting House, 236 Commercial Street UUMH.org

13 (Sun) The Gasp: Bike, Boat ‘N Bake a premier fundraising event for the Cape Cod Community, 55 mile bike ride from Sandwich to Provincetown. After you finish in Provincetown, enjoy lunch and a shower at the finish line before you hop on a trolley to get to the boat and return to Sandwich where you can pick up your bike and head to a well deserved lobster bake! TheGasp.org

15-19 (Tue-Sat) Afterglow Alternative Performance Arts Festival AfterGlowFestival.org

17-19 (Thur-Sat) National Gay Pilots Association Cape Cod Classic NGPA.org

18 (Fri) Provincetown Public Library Rose Dorothea Award Ceremony ProvincetownLibrary.org

18-20 (Fri-Sun) Annual Yankee Lambda Classic Car Show & Parade Parade through Town Saturday 1:30pm YankeeLCC.com/Invitational/

18-21 (Fri-Mon) IWFFA Provincetown Classic Women’s Flag Football Tournament sanctioned by International Women’s Flag Football Association, Provincetown Motta Field IWFFA.com

19 (Sat) Rosh Hashanah

19-20 (Sat-Sun) Provincetown Book Festival ProvincetownLibrary.org

20-26 (Sun-Sat) Pet Appreciation Weekend (PAW) CASAS CasasAnimalShelter.org

22 (Tue) First Day of Fall

Provincetown Tennessee Williams Festival Sept 24-27, 2020

Tennessee Williams Festival: If We Can, We Will!

24-27 (Thur-Sun) Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival TWPtown.org

26 (Sat) Provincetown Art Association and Museum Fall Consignment Auction PAAM.org

26 (Sat) Harbor to the Bay Bike Ride Boston to Cape Cod ASGCC.org

27 (Sun) Yom Kippur


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Provincetown Harbor in October

Provincetown Harbor, October sky. Photograph by Gail Vasques.

OCTOBER 2020

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Labor Day through December 31 open 9am-5pm. Last Monument climb is 30 minutes before closing, 1 High Pole Hill Road Pilgrim-Monument.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

The Cape School of Art in Provincetown workshops, classes CapeSchoolOfArt.org

Fine Art Work Center FAWC workshops, readings, talks – FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM exhibitions, concerts, talks – PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Truro Center for the Art at Castle Hill workshops, exhibitions, concerts, talks… check their website for full schedule – CastleHill.org

Provincetown Ghost Tours The 90-minute walking tours explores old Provincetown buildings and cemeteries and provides a taste of the town’s long history and reported ghost stories. The Coffee Pot, 315 commercial street, Lopes Square, Provincetown Center ProvincetownGhostTours.com

TBA Provincetown Dahlia Show www.facebook.com/groups/PtownDahlias

1-5 (Thur-Mon) Mates Leather Weekend MatesLeatherWeekend.com

3 (Sat) Provincetown Art Association Annual Gala PAAM.org

10 (Sat) TEDxProvincetown 2020 TEDxProvincetown

10-12 (Sat-Mon) Fall Monumental Yard Sale Weekend Ptown.org

9-12 (Fri-Mon) Columbus Day and Indigenous People’s Day Weekend PtownTourism.com

12-18 (Mon-Sun) 35th Annual Women’s Week WomensWeekProvincetown.com

18-25 (Sun-Sun) 46th Annual Fantasia Fair FantasiaFair.org

21-25 (Wed-Sun) Provincetown Roundup Weekend SERENITY BY THE SEA Provincetown celebrates its 33rd year of recovery, unity, and service for the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans-gender, Queer, Questioning) community and all of our friends ProvincetownRoundUp.org

Halloween in Ptown

30 (Fri) – Nov 1 (Sun) Halloween in Provincetown BOO!
Balls! Parties! Costumes! Haunted attractions, lots of parties, kids parade and much more! Call your favorite Restaurant and Accommodation to make reservations now!

30 (Fri) – Nov 1 (Sun) Spooky Bears Weekend NE-Ursamen.org

31 (Sat) Halloween


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November

November

November 2020

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots

Soup Kitchen in Provincetown November through April, Provincetown United Methodist Church, 10 Shank Painter Road, Mon-Fri, 12:30-1:30pm SkipFood.org

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Labor Day through December 31 open 9am-5pm. Last Monument climb is 30 minutes before closing, 1 High Pole Hill Road Pilgrim-Monument.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

Fine Art Work Center FAWC workshops, readings, talks – FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM exhibitions, concerts, talks – PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Truro Center for the Art at Castle Hill workshops, exhibitions, concerts, talks… check their website for full schedule – CastleHill.org

1 (Sun) Daylight Saving Time End

3 (Tue) Election Day

11 (Wed) Veterans Day

11 (Wed) Lighting of the Monument 5-7pm, 1 High Pole Hill Road Pilgrim-Monument.org

22-23 (Sun-Mon) Mr. New England Leather MrNewEnglandLeather.com

25-29 (Wed-Sun) Thanksgiving Weekend A great time to start your holiday shopping in Provincetown’s many unique shops and galleries!

26 (Thur) Thanksgiving Day Call your favorite restaurant to make reservations!

26 (Thur) Annual Pilgrim 5K Trot PilgrimTrot

27 (Fri) Drag Bingo Ptown.org

27 & 28 (Fri & Sat) The 9th Fine Arts And Craft Show Provincetown historic Town Hall, 10am to 4pm. A food court is provided by the Lion’s Club. Handicap access is available at the back of the building. This is a juried event. For more information contact Joanne at coveptow1@verizon.net. This event is sponsored by the Provincetown Lion’s Club.

28 (Sat) Lighting of the Lobster Pot Tree, created by Julian Popko’s Family Lopes Square, 5:30pm facebook.com/ProvincetownLobsterPotTree


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December

December

DECEMBER 2020

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots

Soup Kitchen in Provincetown November through April, Provincetown United Methodist Church, 10 Shank Painter Road, Mon-Fri, 12:30-1:30 SkipFood.org

Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Labor Day through December 31 open 9am-5pm. Last Monument climb is 30 minutes before closing, 1 High Pole Hill Road Pilgrim-Monument.org

Provincetown Public Library books, movies, special events, computers, free WIFI ProvincetownLibrary.org

Fine Art Work Center FAWC workshops, readings, talks – FAWC.org

Provincetown Art Association and Museum PAAM exhibitions, concerts, talks – PAAM.org

Water Edge Cinema a non-profit arthouse cinema at Whalers Wharf, open year-round ProvincetownFilm.org/Cinema

Truro Center for the Art at Castle Hill workshops, exhibitions, concerts, talks… check their website for full schedule – CastleHill.org

1 World AIDS DayASGCC.org

4 (Fri) “Tis the Season for Giving” AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod ASGCC.org

4-6 (Fri-Sun) Holly Folly Ptown.org

5 (Sat) “Souper Saturday” Holly Folly Fundraiser Event for Soup Kitchen in Provincetown, United Methodist Church, 10 Shank Painter Road. You can choose from dozens of soups made by several Provincetown restaurants! It’s a great way to support SKIP. PtownSoup.org

11-12 Outer Cape Chorale Concert Provincetown Town Hall, 260 Commercial Street OuterCapeChorale.org

19 (Sat) Holiday Concert with the Bart Weisman Klezmer Swing Group at PAAM 2:00pm bartweisman.com

21 (Mon) Winter Solstice

21 (Mon) Annual Holiday Winter Solstice Celebration 6-9pm, 10 Meetinghouse Road in Truro. On the darkest days of the year, bring some light and wear something bright! Think sparkle, shine, glow, or glitter! Enjoy soup, pizza in the wood-fired oven, Devil’s Purse beer, wine, cocktails, and dancing! Plus go home with a hand-made mug! Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door. castlehill.org

10-18 (Thur-Fri) Hanukkah

24 (Thur) Christmas Eve

25 (Fri) Christmas Day

25 (Sat) Kwanzaa

First Light Provincetown New Year's Celebrations

First Light Provincetown
An exciting weekend of Celebrations!

Dec 27, 2020-Jan 2, 2021 (Sun-Sat) First Light Provincetown An exciting weekend of Celebrations: Fireworks over our beautiful Provincetown Harbor, Holiday Market, special Holiday Menues at restaurants, dance parties, Polar Bear Plunge, Lite Brite Bike Ride, and Drag Bingo. Theater, movies, cabaret! Art! Live Music! Ptown.orgPtown.org

December 31 (Thursday) New Year’s Eve
Happy New Year everybody! Hope we’ll see you in Provincetown in 2021!

January | February | March
April | May | June
July | August | September
October | November | December

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