Provincetown in September

6 Reasons to Visit Provincetown in September

As the summer season winds down in Provincetown, you might want to consider planning your visit for September, or what the townies call the ‘shoulder season’. Here are 6 Reasons to Visit Provincetown in September: 1. Warm Weather Ask a Ptown year-rounder what their favorite month is here in Provincetown, and chance are they say ‘September’. […]

Ptown Bear Week 2017 Recap

Bear Week 2017 Recap

Bear Week 2017 wrapped up its annual event in Provincetown last Saturday after 9 days full of bear-themed events and socializing. The events ranged from the traditional dance parties, boat cruises and dune tours, singers and comedians popular in the Bear community, bear-themes art gallery shows, a 'singlet' day, and fundraisers. When is Bear Week [...]
Long Point Lighthouse

Provincetown Lighthouses

The sandbars and heavy winds off the coast of Provincetown caused many ships to wreck and led to the establishment of three lighthouses in Provincetown starting in1826. You can visit the lighthouses by foot or by boat, and you can even spend the night at Race Point Light. We've listed the at lighthouses starting at [...]
Pilgrim Monument

5 Free Events in Ptown – July 2017

For a small town at Cape Cod’s tip, Provincetown hosts an amazing number of events throughout the summer. And some of these events are free! Here are our 5 top free activities to do if you’re visiting Ptown, or you're in nearby Truro or Wellfleet in July. Pilgrim Monument View of West End from top [...]
July 4th Fireworks in Ptown

Where to Watch July 4th Fireworks in Ptown

Photo credit: Ptown Boat Charters Because the firework are shot from the harbor in the center of town, there are plenty of spots along the beach to watch the display. Unfortunately the tide is high at 9:16 pm that night, so there won’t be as much beach as usual, but there’s still plenty of room. […]