Provincetown Photo, August 23, 2019

Provincetown Photo, August 23, 2019

Provincetown photo of the week for August 23, 2019 by Carlisle Stockton (www.StocktonPhoto.com) If you would like to submit a photo please email info@ptownie.com and photo credit will be given, of course.
Week of August 21st. The ptownie dispatch!

Week of August 21st. The ptownie dispatch!

Carnival Parade August 22, 2019 at 3:00 pm on Commercial Street The Carnival Parade is the best and biggest celebration on Cape Cod, and an unforgettable experience. What’s going on with the parade? Matt Bellassai: Unhappy Hour August 23, 2019 at 8:00 pm at...
New Leadership at Provincetown’s Twenty Summers

New Leadership at Provincetown’s Twenty Summers

Following a wide-ranging search to replace its outgoing director, Camille Ives Beck, the board is pleased to announce that Kristina Kearns has joined Twenty Summers’ as its new executive director. Kearns was most recently the executive and editorial director of...
Provincetown Coffee and Tea Shops

Provincetown Coffee and Tea Shops

Provincetown Coffee and Tea View Our Full Calendar joe coffee170 Commercial StreetVisit WebsiteAt joe coffee, they take an artisanal approach to coffee, with the story behind the cup as much a focal point as the drink inside. There’s a growing awareness of how...
Big Ship Makes Small Mistake on Carnival date

Big Ship Makes Small Mistake on Carnival date

PROVINCETOWN — The largest cruise ship of the summer docked in the harbor for two days Thursday Aug. 15, a week before the Carnival parade, which was not the original intention. Vacaya, a new LGBTQ-plus travel company, planned its inaugural cruise with the 965-foot...
Provincetown History Snippet: Dorothy Bradford

Provincetown History Snippet: Dorothy Bradford

Dorothy May Bradford was born in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England, about 1597, the daughter of Henry and Katherine May. At the age of 16, she married 23-year old William Bradford in Amsterdam, and returned with her husband to take up residence in Leiden, Holland. The...
Tickets for Kathleen Turner Masterclass Now On Sale

Tickets for Kathleen Turner Masterclass Now On Sale

Golden Globe Winner and Tony and Academy Award nominee KATHLEEN TURNER returns to Provincetown for an exclusive Master Class at Town Hall on Saturday, September 28, as part of the 14th annual
 Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival (September 26-29, 2019)....
Week of August 14th. The ptownie dispatch!

Week of August 14th. The ptownie dispatch!

Carnival 2019: The Enchanted Forest August 15, 2019 – August 24, 2019 throughout Provincetown Provincetown Carnival is one of the largest outdoor celebrations in Massachusetts and has been named Best Festival on Cape Cod. Carnival attracts around 100,000...
Provincetown Inns, Hotels, and Guesthouses

Provincetown Inns, Hotels, and Guesthouses

Provincetown Inns Hotels, and Guesthouses View Our Full Calendar Welcome to Provincetown! Our best ptownie tip is to reserve your stay early so you’re not disappointed. Inns, guesthouses, and hotels fill up quickly, and the “no vacancy” sign is a common sight in the...
Provincetown Book Festival 2019

Provincetown Book Festival 2019

Provincetown Book Festival 2019 View Our Full Calendar The fourth annual Provincetown Book Festival takes place Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, September 13-15, at the Provincetown Public Library. It’s three full days of events for readers, writers, and book lovers of...
Shark Activity ends Swim for Life as we Know it.

Shark Activity ends Swim for Life as we Know it.

After thirty-one years swimming across Provincetown Harbor from Long Point to the Boatslip, the annual Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla is changing course. The appearance of white sharks due to the increased seal population has created concern for swimmer safety...
Provincetown Jazz Festival Set to Begin Thursday

Provincetown Jazz Festival Set to Begin Thursday

PROVINCETOWN – The 15th annual Provincetown Jazz Festival will be held later this month at The Crown & Anchor in Provincetown and at the Cotuit Center for the Arts. Since 2005, the festival has presented jazz musicians from the United States, Canada, Brazil,...