The Spanish Flu and Provincetown

The Spanish Flu and Provincetown

The first recorded cases of virulent influenza in the United States occurred in Boston, making Massachusetts Ground Zero for the 1918 pandemic. On August 26th, several sailors at the Commonwealth Pier reported in sick with influenza. By the next day, there were eight...
Tennessee Williams Birthday Bash Postponed

Tennessee Williams Birthday Bash Postponed

The Board of the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival has decided to postpone the March 22nd Birthday Bash at Pilgrim House in Provincetown. If you have bought tickets for the event or the raffle, we will contact you directly to offer a full refund. In...
Ptown Town Manager Message on COVID-19

Ptown Town Manager Message on COVID-19

For Immediate Release A message from Provincetown Town Manager, Robin Craver Office: 508.487.7002 rcraver@provincetown-ma.gov The recent outbreak of COVID-19 brings concern and uncertainty to our visitors and residents. As a favorite and popular tourist destination,...
Dom Flemons in Provincetown!

Dom Flemons in Provincetown!

Saturday, March 28, 7:70-9:30 WOMR performance space, 494 Commercial St., Provincetown Tickets at tickets.payomet.org GRAMMY Award Winner, Two-Time EMMY Nominee Dom Flemons is a songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, actor, music scholar, historian, and record...
PROVINCETOWN VFW HALL SEND-OFF

PROVINCETOWN VFW HALL SEND-OFF

Democracy of the Land: reflections on nature and civic society April 3-12, 2020 Community invited to participate in the installation before demolition. The Provincetown Select Board approved a proposal from the Provincetown Community Compact to create a community art...
March 2020. The ptownie dispatch!

March 2020. The ptownie dispatch!

Winter Wednesdays Wednesdays in March at The Provincetown School It’s your last month to learn something new this winter, with offerings from calligraphy to yoga, from woodworking to improv. Cape Cab offers free transportation to residents of three Outer Cape towns,...