Ptown Events

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.

Bear Week Provincetown
Provincetown Bear Week

Winter in Provincetown

Ptown is the perfect place for a romantic, winter getaway. With so many cozy inns to choose from, delicious restaurants, and beautiful views, Provincetown has everything to relax and unwind! Make your plans now.

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Winter Wednesday Classes begin this Wednesday!

This popular series of FREE* classes is back, beginning Wednesday, 2/7 and concluding on Wednesday, March 28. You can attend one class, an entire series of classes, or a different class each week.

Dates: Wednesdays February 7 – March 28

Time: 6 – 8 pm (Musicals with a Message, 5 – 8 pm)

Where: Provincetown School, 12 Winslow St (Musicals with a Message meets at Provincetown Library)

  • To enter the school building: Enter through the Grace Hall Parking Lot playground entrance (southeast corner). Parking is free.

Course List

See the course’s page for the weekly topic.

Cardmaking

Description: Homemade cards for every event and holiday.

Instructor: Sherry Prada, Stampin Up Demonstrator

*Fee: $5 Per Class

Creative Writing Workshop

Description: Bring your writing and let’s get creative! Each week we’ll discuss a new genre guiding you towards your writing potential

Instructor: Brent Persun, Masters in Creative Writing

The Mindful Way

Description: A mindfulness based program designed to help deal with persistent and unwanted mood states like anxiety, stress, and depression.

Instructor: Alison Dwyer, APRN-BC- Holistic Nurse Practitioner

Knitting at Night

Description: Learn to create your own wearables! Whether you have just a little knowledge or consider yourself an expert, you are guaranteed to have fun knitting at night. You will learn how to use the proper tools, how to read and understand patterns and color charts, and get on your way to knitting some simple projects to practice and complete.

Instructor: Ryan Cooke, Owner, Purl

Talk (Wood) Shop

Description: Work alongside your friends and neighbors, and with guidance from a roster of local woodworking legends and legends in the making. Bring your own materials and projects. Woodshop tools and equipment are available.

Instructor: Nate McKean (and guests)

Eating For Your Health

Description: From detox diet foods to Chinese medicinal foods that lift your mood, learn about foods that will help an array of ailments.

Instructor: Bethany Gregory, Chef, Strangers & Saints

Pies, Pies, and More Pies, Shane Landry

Description: Learn how to make your own dough, different styles of pies, and take home your very own creations.

Instructor: Shane Landry, Owner, Connie’s Bakery & Cafe

Acting Shakespeare

Description: Gain acting skills while learning the works of William Shakespeare.

  • Insights into the era of Elizabethan theatre. History of Shakespearean actors from Richard Burbage to Dame Judi Dench. Shakespearean blank verse and Shakespeare’s sonnets.
  • Movement and diaphragmatic breathing exercises.
  • An overview of various acting techniques
  • Monologue performance by class participants

Instructor: Stuard M. Derrick, Actor/Director

Musicals with a Message

Description: Series for watching and discussing musicals from the Wizard of Oz to Hairspray.

Instructor: Dr. Marc Strauss

Where: Provincetown Public Library, 356 Commercial St | Directions

Time: 5 – 8 pm

Ptown Events

Coffeehouse at the Mews

This Monday: Henry Dunham

When: Monday, 2/5; 7 – 9:30 pm

Where: The Mews, 429 Commercial St | Directions

Every Monday through April 2018

Each Monday, the Coffeehouse highlights a local Cape performer. The night also includes an open mic session for writers, playwrights, poets, singers, songwriters, and comedians. View schedule.

Where: The Mews, 429 Commercial St | Directions

Cost: Suggested donation – $4.00

Chandler Travis Three-O
Chandler Travis Three-O

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