August 11, 2022. the ptownie dispatch!
Jackie Beat: I Invented That!
Friday August 12-14, 2022 at 8:30pm at Red Room
Jackie Beat: I Invented That! Drop-Dead Gorgeous, Larger-Than-Life, World-Famous Drag Superstar.
Red Room special nights at Carnival and August!
An Evening With Sasha Velour
Sunday August 14, 2022 at 8:30pm at Provincetown Town Hall
Sasha Velour is a genderfluid drag queen, global theatre star, actor, writer, creative director, and award-winning television producer. As the founder of House of Velour, she produces live theatre, television, film, charity events, merchandise, graphic design, photography, books, and excellent lists.
Sasha Velours rose-petal-filled lip-sync to Whitney Houstons So Emotional at the the finale of RuPauls Drag Race Season 9 (2017) became a cultural touchstone and was hailed as the performance of the year by the AV Club, introducing audiences across the globe to her signature style of lip-synch performance. It was also named one of TVs Best Musical Moments on Television by Entertainment Weekly.
More Summer 2022 at The Art House/Town Hall.
Miss Swamp Thang – Carnival Opening Party
Sunday August 14, 2022 at 9:00pm at Crown & Anchor
Miss Swamp Thang has crawled out of the Cranberry Bogs of Provincetown and is headed straight to the dance floor at Crown & Anchor.
As our Carnival guests recoup from battling the Kraken at sea during our sunset cruise, all the little Swamp Thangs will gather to groove together at 9PM at Paramount for Carnival’s official Monsters, Myths and Legends Opening Party. Together we will raise to the throne a new Miss Swamp Thang. The most monstrous swamp-lewk will win $250 cash and spot aboard one of the PBG’s floats in Thursday’s Carnival Parade.
Provincetown Carnival finds ptownie events!
Legend of the Pied Piper – Pop-Up Girl Party
Wednesday August 17, 2022 at 4:00pm at Provincetown Brewing Co.
Provincetown’s famed (and last!) lesbian bar returns to Provincetown for a one-afternoon-only girl-party over Carnival week at The Provincetown Brewing Co. Hosted by celebrity chef and Boston-based restaurateur Tiffani Faison with music curated by DJ Leah L’Duke, this Pied Pop-Up is gonna bring all the girls to the yard…
Have you heard the word? Trivia has returned to Mondays!
18th Annual Drag Brunch at Patio
Friday August 19, 2022 at 12:00pm at Patio American Grill
Make sure to dress your best drag and part take in this wonderful 2022 Drag Brunch at Patio help the amazing women form Helping Our Women (HOW). Ms. Richfield 1981 will host this event as usual and you are welcome to join in and bring your own MP3 or CD and perform an act. The cover charge goes 100% to charity and admits only if dressed for the event. Please bring some extra cash or checks for our amazing raffle prizes, donations or to tip our world class performers.!!!
Please check out HOW’s website: http://www.helpingourwomen.org
Outside: Terrifying and Wonderful
It also takes a talented author to make that creepiness come alive for the reader, and Ragnar Jónasson has done it again, this time with Outside.
Michael J. Andrews: We Are All Connected
Right here, shadowed in the midst of our highly visible art community, tucked away in a common, peculiar Provincetown way, we have nurtured a self-taught artist, unknown to the public and the world: Michael J. Andrews.
2022 Best Provincetown Restaurants
Looking for ptownie’s top RESTAURANT picks? Best Overall, Casual, Romantic, and Staff.
August 13, 2022 to August 20, 2022
Provincetown Jazz Festival
August 16, 2022
August 18, 2022
Provincetown Dance Festival
August 19/20, 2022 and August 26/27, 2022
35th Swim For Life
September 10, 2022
Provincetown Book Festival
September 16, 2022 to September 18, 2022