Provincetown Events 2018

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January 2018

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

1 New Year’s Day and celebrating 2019 with FIREWORKS @ 5:30 –  Ptown.org

13 – 16  Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend

February 2018

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

February special events at The Crown and Anchor – onlyatthecrown.com 

2 Groundhog day

10 – 14 Valentine’s Day Weekend

12 Lincoln’s Birthday

17 – 20 President’s Day Weekend

23 – 25 Snowbound Leather Weekend IX – MatesLeatherWeekend.com/Snowbound

March 2018

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

11 Year Rounders Festival – Town Hall

12 Daylight Savings

17-19 St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

16 – 18 Out of Hibernation Ursamen ne-ursamen.org

April 2018

Mid-April – Whale Watching season begins – WhaleWatch.comPtownWhalewatch.com

1 Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum opens – Pilgrim-Monument.org

14 -16 Easter Weekend

15 & 16 Patriots Day Weekend

15 & 16 Miss Gay Mass US of A – OnlyAtTheCrown.com

21-23 Moby-Dick Marathon at Provincetown Public Library http://ProvincetownLibrary.org.

22–24 Gays for Patsy Annual Stomp! A Hoedown in P-Town – GFP.org

May 2018

Mid May Ferry Service Resumes

Visitors Center at Province Lands reopens http://NPS.gov/caco

Highland Lighthouse reopens http://HighlandLighthouse.org

11 – 12 Ragnar Relay Race:  Hull to Provincetown http://RagnarRelay.com

Run to the Top of the Pilgrim Monument http://RunToTheTop.org

18 – 19 Outer Cape Chorale Concerts – OuterCapeChorale.orgProvincetown 

27 Provincetown 10K http://Provincetown10k.com

13 Mother’s Day

18 – 21 Monumental Yard Sale http://PTown.org

18 – 21 Single Women’s Weekend – SingleWomensWeekend.com

24 – 27 Memorial Day Weekend

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

31-6/1 Women of Color Weekend

June 2018

1 A Night at the Chef’s Table http://ASGCC.org

1 – 4 Cabaret Fest – cabaretfest2016.com 

3 Provincetown 10K   Provincetown10k.com

1 – 5 Women of Color & Friends Weekend – ProvincetownForWomen.com

TBA Sisters in the Name of Love http://ASGCC.org

10 Provincetown Coastal Rowing Regatta 

 https://www.regattacentral.com/regatta/?job_id=4968

11 – 12 World Fest – Provincetown’s International Cultural Festival http://provincetowntourismoffice.org/event/worldfest-provincetowns-international-cultural-festival/

13 Provincetown Public Library, Heritage Day Celebration http://ProvincetownLibrary.org

13-18 Provincetown International Film Festival – PtownFilmFest.org

21-24 Provincetown Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the Fleet ProvincetownPortugueseFestival.com

July 2018

6/29 – 7/6 Independence Day Weekend

1 Provincetown Library Super Classy Dog Show, 1 pm http://ProvincetownLibrary.org

4 4th of July Parade starts at 11 am, begins East End, Harbor Hotel and proceeds up Commercial to Franklin Street.

Fireworks start at dusk over Provincetown Harbor (view from any bayside beach)

7 – 15 Bear Week in Provincetown – www.ptownbears.org

15  20th Annual PAAM Annual Secret Garden Tour – www.paam.org

19-23 Girl Splash – www.girl-splash.com

22 Bride Pride http://www.rouxprovincetown.com/bride-pride/

28 Annual Whale Week to benefit the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies – CenterForCoastalStudies.org

28 – 8/4 Family Week in Provincetown  www.familyequality.org/familyweek/

28 Annual Whale Week to benefit the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies – CenterForCoastalStudies.org

August 2018

2 Homemade Boat Race https://ptown.org/

9  The 11th Annual Provincetown Jazz Festival @ 7:00 p.m.  ProvincetownJazzFestival.org

11-17 Carnival Week “Mardi Gras by the Sea” – www.ptown.org

16 40th Annual Carnival Parade – Mardi Gras by the Sea  www.ptown.org

September 2018

8-31-3  Labor Day Weekend http://provincetowntourismoffice.org/

1 The 31st Annual White party, Delft Haven on the bay http://outercape.org

3-6 The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta ProvincetownSchoonerRace.com

7 25th Annual Celebration of Life Concert

8 31st Annual  Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla Swim4Life.org

10 – 16 Afterglow Alternative Performance Arts Festival – AfterGlow Festival.org

13 – 16 Gay Pilots Cape Cod Classic http://ngpa.org

14 – 16 Kate Clinton Classic Women’s Flag Football Tournament  http://iwffa.com

17 Castle Hill Paints the Race http://castlehill.org

27-30 Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival TWPtown.org

21-23 Pet Appreciation Weekend (PAW) CASAS http://casasAnimalShelter.org

23 Harbor to the Bay Bike Ride Boston to Cape Cod

22 Annual PAAM Fall Consignment Auction http://paam.org

23 Bike Run for K9 Fundraiser

27 – 10/1 Mates Leather Weekend XXI www.matesleatherweekend.com

29 Provincetown Dance Trophy http://bostonopendancesport.com

October 2018

1 Provincetown Dahlia Show

5-8 Columbus Day Weekend

5 – 8 Fall Monumental Yard Sale Weekend http://PTown.org

6  PAAM Annual Gala http://paam.org

8-14 34th Annual Women’s Week – WomensWeekProvincetown.com

14-21 44th annual Fantasia Fair – FantasiaFair.org

18 – 22 Provincetown Round Up Weekend http://ProvincetownRoundUp.org

TBA HELLTOWN ON WINTHROP, @ 7:30 p.m.

26 – 31 Halloween in Provincetown / Spooky Bear  http://provincetowntourismoffice.org/event/spooky-bear-weekend-3/

27 4th Annual Provincetown Halloween Gala / Masquerade Ball –  http://www.provincetownmasqueradeball.com

30 Dead Silence http://www.deadsilence-terror.com/tickets/

November 2018

FREE Parking in our municipal parking lots… COME VISIT!

2 Provincetown Annual Day of the Dead Performing Arts Festival

http://ProvincetownDayaoftheDead.com

11 Veteran’s Day

TBA Men’s Weekend 2017

15 – 18 Mr. New England Leather http://MrNewEnglandLeather.com

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

22 Thanksgiving Day

22 Annual Pilgrim 5K Trot, Thanksgiving Morning,9 a.m.. – a benefit for the PAAM http://www.PAAM.org

24 Drag BINGO  http://PTown.org

24 – 26 Thanksgiving Weekend – Arts & Craft Fairs!  Great Holiday Shopping!

24 Lighting of the Lobster Pot Tree @ Lopes Square https://ptown.org/

December 2018  

FREE parking in our municipal parking lots… COME SHOPPING!

1 Worlds AIDS Day http://www.ASGCC.org

11/30 – 2 PBG Holly Folly Weekend http://PTown.org

2 Souper Saturday http://PTownSoup.com

8 & 9 Outer Cape Chorale Concert http://OuterCapeChorale.org (

20 Last Day of Chanukah

24 Christmas Eve

25 Christmas Day

28 – January 2 First Light Provincetown Weekend & fireworks display http://PTown.org/FirstLight

31 New Year’s Eve – Begin the year in Provincetown!  RESERVATIONS A MUST!  Call your favorite Restaurant and Accommodation sooner than later,