ptownie Brings Holiday Shopping to Your Front Door

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brings Holiday Shopping to Your Front Door
Website launches curated collection of Provincetown retailers & businesses just in time for the holiday season.

November 21, 2016, Provincetown MA:, a virtual connection to everything Ptown 365 days a year, today announced the launch of Shop Ptown for the Holidays, a curated shopping collection that includes gift items from Provincetown merchants, restaurants, and hospitality venues as well as great ideas and suggestions for holiday shopping. has partnered with over 50 retailers to offer a wide array of unique gift ideas shoppers expect to find in Provincetown, but with the convenience of being able to make their purchases from where they live.  Shopping online is easy, because there’s something for everyone on the site. Want lobsters? They’re stenciled on purses and offered through restaurant gift certificates. Shoppers can also choose from gifts including original art, a massage, a feminist calendar, or a gingham harness.

“People roll through Ptown every summer, and later wish they had done their holiday shopping here,” said Mike Miller, founder of ptownie. “Our Provincetown retailers have a collection of one of-a-kind items you won’t find at your local mall.  So many people see Provincetown as their second home, but they get disconnected this time of year. Through, anyone can stay connected to this special place for the holidays while playing a vital part in the Provincetown community by supporting our local retailers.”

ptownie offers a different way for people to shop local at their “other” home. In addition to online shopping from local retailers, ptownie also offers a community calendar, blog posts with the latest holiday happenings around town, and updates on Facebook and Twitter to keep people who love Provincetown connected to it, no matter where they are.


About ptownie: Founded in 2016,'s mission is to help Provincetown businesses increase sales by collectively promoting and building awareness of local merchants online. With fresh editorial content and an up-to-the-minute comprehensive events calendar, summer-season friends have a reason to view the site year-round and support the place they love. More at

About ptownie’s founder: Mike Miller is a full timer/ptownie/washashore. He sits on Provincetown’s Economic Development Committee and has over 15 years’ experience in the magazine industry at Time Inc., Conde Nast, and The Wall Street Journal, specializing in keeping publications profitable through smart content and ecommerce development. “ptownie is a way to leverage my business experience and help local entrepreneurs who have invested so much in our community. We all do better when we work together.”

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