Provincetown Events Calendar 2016 :: Top Rated Provincetown MA Inn


On the tip of Cape Cod, Provincetown has always been a haven for prominent artists, writers, and bohemians. The town is everything you’d expect in a seaside resort: sun-bleached streets filled with charming shops and seafood restaurants, as well as theaters, art galleries, and cabarets. Provincetown is surrounded by water and is a mecca for those who enjoy sunbathing, swimming, sailing, dune walking, and even whale watching. Provincetown events are unforgettable!

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December 2015

Sat19 Holiday Concert at PAAM, Bart Weisman Klezmer Swing Group, 2PM. Free Concert with general admission -
Fri25 Christmas Day
Thu31 New Years Eve – Begin the year in Provincetown! Reservations a must! Book your stay at The Provincetown Hotel at Gabriel's!


January 2016

Fri1New Year's Day
Sat2Celebrating 2016 with fireworks at 5:30 pm -
Thu7Independent Documentary Series: Janis: Little Girl Blue, 5pm, $10 -
Thu14Food On Film series: Age of Innocence, 6pm, $15 -
Sat-Mon16-18Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend

February 2016

Fri5Independent Documentary Series: Heart Of A Dog, 5pm, $10 -
Thu11Food On Film series: Raise The Red Lantern, 6pm, $15 -
Fri-Sun13-15President’s Day Weekend
Fri-Sun13-15Valentine’s Day Weekend ~ Bring your Love to Gabriel's Premium Condos!

March 2016

Thu10Food On Film series: East of Eden, 6pm, $15 -
Sat12Year Rounders Festival – Town Hall
Fri-Sun17-20St. Patrick’s Day Weekend
Fri-Sun25-27Easter Weekend. Bring your Easter basket to The Provincetown Hotel at Gabriel's!
Thu31Food On Film series: I Am Love, 6pm, $15 -

April 2016

Mid April Whale Watching season begins –,
Fri1Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum Reopens –
Thu3-5 Food On Film series: Metropolitan, 6pm, $15 -
Fri-Sun15-18 Patriot's Day Weekend
Sat-Sun23 First Day of Passover
Sat-Sun22- May 1Appearances Green Art Festival –


May 2016

Visitors Center at Province Lands reopens –
Highland Lighthouse reopens –
Twenty Summers at Hawthorne Barn event series –
Run to the Top of the Pilgrim Monument –
Outer Cape Chorale Concerts –
Ragnar Relay Race –
Provincetown 10K –
Mid MayFerry service resumes -
Fri7Concert with Gregg Sullivan (formerly of Blood, Sweat and Tears), 7pm, $15 –
Sat8Mother’s Day. Mothers have free admission at PMPM and PAAM
Fri-Sun13-15 Monumental Yard Sale –
Fri14Amy Winehouse retrospective: Love Is Blind, 7:30pm –
Sat14 Spring Show –
Fri-Sun20-22 Single Women’s Weekend –
Fri-Mon22-25Memorial Day Weekend
Fri-Mon26-29Memorial Day Weekend Girl Party -

June 2016

Thu2A Night At The Chef's Table –
Thu-Sun2-5Cabaret Fest –
Thu-Sun2-5Women of Color Weekend –
Fri-Sun3-5The 10th International Encaustic Conference –
Sat-Sun4-5International Coastal Rowing Challenge –
Sun5Provincetown 10K –
Tue7Sisters In The Name Of Love –
Sat-Sun10-11WorldFest –
Wed-Sun15-19Provincetown International Film Festival –
Thu-Sun23-26Provincetown Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the Fleet –

July 2016

TBAKalmar Nyckel Public 3 hour sails. Pirate sails, charter private events, or host a deck side reception. Sails from MacMillan Wharf.
Mon4July 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)
Wed-Mon1-6Independence 2016 –
Sat-Sun9-17Bear Week in Provincetown –
Sun17PAAM Annual Secret Garden Tour –
Tue-Sat19-23Girl Splash –
Sat-Sat23-3021th Annual Family Week –
Tue-Sat25-316th Annual Whale Week to benefit the Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies -

August 2016

Thu11The 12th Annual Provincetown Jazz Festival –
Sat-Fri13-19Carnival Week "Back To The 80's" -
Thu18Carnival Parade: starts at 3pm –

September 2016

Mon5Labor Day
Mon-Thu5-8The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta –
Fri-Sat9-1023rd Annual Celebration of Life Concert and Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla –
Mon-Sun12-18Afterglow Alternative Performance Arts Festival –
Sat17Harbor to the Bay Bike Ride Boston to Cape Cod –
Sat17PAAM Fall Consignment Auction –
Thu-Sun22-2511th Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival –
Thu-Sun23-25Pet Appreciation Weekend –
Sat24K-9 Fundraiser Bike Run –
Fri-Sun29-Oct 3Mates Leather Weekend –

October 2016

Fri-Mon7-10Columbus Day Weekend
Fri-Mon7-10Fall Monumental Yard Sale Weekend –
Mon-Sun10-16 32nd Annual Women's Week -
Sun-Sun17-26Fantasia Fair –
Wed-Sun19-23Provincetown Round Up Weekend –
Fri-Sun19-23Provincetown Dance Festival –
Fri-Sun28-Nov 1Halloween Week in Provincetown BOO! Haunted attractions, lots of parties, kids parade and much more!
Sun30Dead Silence – an immersive haunted theatrical attraction –

November 2016

TBA PBG Casino Night –
Fri11Veteran’s Day
Fri25Lighting of the Monument 5-7pm –
Thur24Thanksgiving Day
Sun26 Lighting of the Lobster Pot Tree Lopes Square –
Thu-Sun24-27Thanksgiving Weekend Art & Craft Fairs! Great Holiday Shopping!

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