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    July 7, 2022. the ptownie dispatch!

    Bear Boat Cruise 2022 Ptown
    July 7, 2022

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    Furball Provincetown Bear Week

    Saturday, July 9, 2022 at Boatslip at 10:00pm

    Opening Bear Week Underwear Party 2022. Music by DJ Brian Derrick of Boston. Underwear/Jocks/Singlets. Clothes check will be available.

    Get your tickets!

     

    For a full list of ALL BEAR WEEK Events go to:  https://ptownie.com/2022-provincetown-bear-week/

    BEARMANIA 2022

    July 10-16, 2022 at Crown & Anchor, Red Room & Underground

    Tickets & week passes available for all BEARMANIA events!! Guaranteed & expedited entry!! The line up:

    Sunday: Vault XL – DJ Nita @ Crown & Anchor
    Monday: Hot for You (NYC) – DJ Will Automagic @ Underground
    Tuesday: Harder (NYC) – DJ Keenan Orr @ Crown & Anchor
    Wednesday: Fagbash (Ptown) – Carry Nation @ Red Room
    Thursday (day): Pool Intentions – DJ Sindri @ Crown & Anchor
    Thursday: Polyglamorous (SF) @ Red Room
    Friday: Horse Meat Disco (London) @ Crown & Anchor

    Get your tickets today!

     

    Queer AF Bingo: Bear Week Edition with Mackenzie, Austin & Special Guest, Paige Turner

    Sunday July 10, 2022 at Crown & Anchor from 3:00pm to 5:00pm

    Hosted by Ptown celebrity-duo, drag queen Mackenzie + lovable co-host Austin AND with special Bear Week edition guest: Paige Turner! Eight rounds of Bingo for $40, great prizes for each round! This is an age 21+ event.

    Come have fun with us at the Crown & Anchor’s signature room Paramount & win some awesome prizes and gift cards from Provincetown Brewing Co. and MORE.

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    Wig Out! Tea

    Sundays, July – Septembers June 28, 2022 at Boatslip from 4:00pm to 7:00pm

    Wear your best weave!

    We added what we think might be a fun theme at Boatslip in response to those looking for ways to add to the festivities. While it is not a music theme, we hope a wig party might bring a little extra sparkle to Tea Dance.

    Full Tea Dance schedule.

    Teddy Bears Picnic Aboard Sail

    Wednesday, July 13, 2022 at MacMillan Pier at Noon

    Nauti Bear Lunch Sail Join us on the Cutter Bloodhound for a special 2 hour Bears only lunch sail. If you go out in the woods today…(and by woods, we mean, erm, on the water)…you’d better be in disguise. If you go out on the water today you’re in for a big surprise….’Cause every bear that ever there was, is gathered there together because, today is the day the teddy bears have their picnic!!!! BYOB, but lunch will be provided for this one time only special daysail for bears.

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    That’s No Lady: The Lady Hamlet at the Provincetown Theater

    The week before the world première of The Lady Hamlet opened at the Provincetown Theater, the United States Supreme Court decided that women are now to be considered legally lesser humans. It’s easy to find oneself mired in depression.

    Christopher Castellani Provincetown

    Christopher Castellani

    It was a dusty biography of Tennessee Williams, full of rumors and gossip, that inspired Christopher Castellani to write Leading Men, a novel as deeply entangled with Provincetown as with the life of Tennessee Williams himself.

    Draftivism Provincetown Brewing Co.

    Draftivism and Dreams of Queer Beer Across the Country with Provincetown Brewing Co.

    Part of that community focus is their mission of “draftivism,” where 15% of the brewery’s profits go to progressive and local causes. From Rainbow Railroad, to Indivisible Mass Coalition, to the Provincetown Conservation Trust.

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    Bear Week

    June 9, 2022 to July 17, 2022

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    July 17, 2022

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    July 20, 2022 to July 23, 2022

    GLAD Summer Party

    July 23, 2022

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