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Provincetown This Weekend

The entertainment season officially starts this weekend, and here are your choices.

You Can’t Take It With You

What: This classic screwball comedy centers on Grandpa Vanderhof’s creatively eccentric family.  When love blooms between Grandpa Vanderhof’s pretty granddaughter and the handsome son of an uptight, conservative Wall Street banker, the collision of their two worlds explodes into laughter!

When:  Thu – Sat at  7 pm; Sun at 2 pm
Where: Provincetown Theater, 238 Bradford St | Directions
Cost: $25   | Buy Tickets

Poppy Champlin: Fri 5/18;  7 -8 pm  |  Poppy Champlin questions the status quo, rants about the things she considers unfair, and mocks the things she deems ridiculous.  |  Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St (Directions) | Cost: $22

Illusions: Sat, 5/12 at 8 pm | Provincetown’s first ladies of high drag combining glamour, comedy, and amazing songs. | Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St. (Directions)

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Photo Credit: Provincetown Theater

Plan Your Summer Visit Now

It’s never too early to start planning your visit to Provincetown this summer. We’ve got everything you need to know to decide when to visit.

There’s always plenty of art, music, theater and drag performances, as well as the special events such as the Portuguese Festival, the Provincetown Film Festival, Bear Week, or the event of the year – Carnival Week.

Festival and Theme Events

Drag Shows

Events Calendar

Guest Houses

Provincetown Carnival
Carnival Parade

Women’s Events in May

If you’re a women, May is a great month to visit with these three great event weekends!

Single Women’s WeekendThu, 5/17/18 – Mon, 5/20/18

Memorial Day Women’s Weekend: Thu, 5/24 – Mon, 5/28

Womxn of Color Weekend: Thu, 5/31 – Sun, Jun 3

And don’t forget – there’s Girl Splash in July and Women’s Week in October!

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Provincetown Memorial Day Women's Weekend

Spring Art & Cultural Events

Provincetown is America’s oldest art colony, and it plays host to a number cultural events this spring.

Twenty Summers: Fri’s & Sat’s: 5/18 – 6/16

CabaretFest: Thu, 5/31 – Sun, 6/3

International Encaustic Conference: Fri, 6/1 – Sun, 6/3/18

Provincetown Film Festival: Wed, 6/13 – Sun, 6/17/18

Portuguese Festival: Thurs, 6/21, – Sun, 6/24/18

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Blessing of the Fleet, Portuguese Festival

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