Guide to September in Provincetown
Provincetown says good-bye to Summer and hello to what we ptownie’s call “Second Summer”. What we all agree is the BEST time of the year in Ptown. Here is your Guide to What To Do!
Thirty-Fourth Annual Provincetown White Party
September 3, 2022
Provincetown’s White Party will be entering its 34th year in 2022. It is held on the Saturday of Labor Day weekend. The event celebrates the Provincetown community with a cocktail and “resourceful, wonderful white” white clothing. After a two year hiatus, due to COVID-19 … The White Party is back!
35th Swim for Life & Annual Flotilla
September 10, 2022
The Swim for Life’s essence embodies Provincetown as a place of healing and compassion. We celebrate our community as one that not only cares about our local health and well-being, but also about Planet Earth, which faces unparalleled environmental challenges. Provincetown is a spiritual home to people across the globe. A place of hope and promise. Swimmers have come from France, Bulgaria, Australia, Mexico, Spain, UK, Canada and beyond to our healing waters.
The Provincetown Harbor event is a 1.2 mile swim along the shallow East End shoreline; we also sponsor a Swim in Wellfleet’s Great Pond – 1 mile.
Cape Cod Classic
September 15-18, 2022
From humble beginnings over 30 years ago, the Cape Cod Classic, held annually in Provincetown, MA, has grown to become NGPA’s flagship East Coast event. This beautiful and intimate setting provides the perfect backdrop to catch up with old friends, meet new ones, and bond over our common love of aviation.
Yankee Lambda Car Show
September 16-19, 2022
Each fall we host an invitational in Provincetown at Yankee Lambda Car Show. The public is invited to come look at the cars. This year’s show will be September 16-18, 2022, and is titled Wicked Piston. We feature creative categories for the cars, and encourage costumes at our awards banquet.
The Yankee Chapter is a region of Lambda Car Club International. Founded in 1981, LCCI now boasts over 2,200 members in 32 local chapters from coast-to-coast in both the United States and Canada. All members share the same passion for all things automotive that you do!
Lambda Car Club International started as the Gay Old Car Owners Society based in New York City. Since then, Lambda has kept expanding through local and invitational events with people like you.
Ownership of a classic car is not required. You do not even have to own a vehicle, just the passion for anything automotive. If you are looking for a great way to be social within the LGBTQ community, this is the place for you and that passion for your automotive interests.
Provincetown Classic Women’s Flag Football Tournament
September 16-20, 2022
Provincetown Classic Women Flag Football Tournament. All skill levels are welcome! In order to participate and learn more information please visit the website. We invite local women, and travel teams to compete in our annual IWFFA-Ptown Classic Women Flag Football Tournament.
Each night is a social event:
Friday Registration Party – 8 PM – 10PM @ Way Down Town
Saturday Night Party – 9PM @ Underground Bar
Sunday Awards – The Club (Lea Delaria owns) immediately after championship game
Monday – Free Bike Rental @ Bike Shack to all registered teams
Provincetown Book Festival
September 16-19, 2022
The Provincetown Library host its 7th annual Provincetown Book Festival, a free literary event for all book lovers. Over the next two days, the Library lawn features a massive book sale, readings from local authors, and more.
Annual Harbor to the Bay Bike Ride
September 17, 2022
We are looking to add to our Annual Harbor to the Bay Ride team and whether you are an avid cyclist or not, you can join in on the fun!
Funds raised directly support ASGCC and allow us to continue our work. For more information or to join Team ASGCC today are also looking for volunteer reach out to our Events Coordinator, Jenn, at [email protected].
PAW Pet Appreciation Week
September 19-25, 2022
CASAS Animal Shelter hosts Pet Appreciation Week will include the annual Blessing of the Animals at the Church of Saint Mary of the Harbor, the Commercial Street Pet Parade and the Boat-slip “Pet Tea” where guests will be celebrating the special edition brew featuring the winning pet on the label! In addition to being featured on the label of a Provincetown Brewing Co. special edition brew, the winning pet will also be included in publicity and promotional materials surrounding pet appreciation week.
Tennessee Williams Theater Festival
September 22-25, 2022
Our 17th Season features a lineup of plays, all by Tennessee Williams, the first time since 2006 we’ve presented All-Williams.
The season is called Tutti Frutti Tennessee Williams, meaning all flavors of Williams – tutti! From the 1930s to the 1980s, every decade that Williams wrote, from his crowd-pleasing Broadway hits to his radical writing – early and late – that continues to challenge audiences to savor, as Williams put it “the strange, the crazed, the queer.”
The Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival. Tutti Frutti Tennessee Williams — Cool, Tasty, and Refreshing!
Provincetown Wellness Weekend
September 23-25, 2022
Provincetown Wellness Weekend celebrates the Provincetown community and a culture of well-being by promoting and fostering fitness and healing activities, cradled in the natural beauty of the Outer Cape.
Mates Leather Weekend
September 29 – October 3, 2022
A kick-back, have a good time, meet some hot new friends weekend for those who want to hang out, socialize, relax or party with other like-minded people in leather, rubber and uniforms at Mates Leather Weekend.