Provincetown Nightlife and Bars

Provincetown Nightlife Guide
A lot is still up in the air as we go to press for this issue of the Guide, so be sure to check in with for the latest on what’s going on, how, and where! As new guidances come in from the Commonwealth, more venues may be able to open.

The Crown & Anchor This is the town’s largest entertainment complex that met the Covid-19 pandemic by transferring acts outside. by the pool. The Crown & Anchor is continuing this summer with a wide selection of drag acts, cabaret, and more, all safely performed poolside. Check the entertainment section of for acts, dates, and times!

Pilgrim House & Landing is offering an outdoor entertainment lineup that crosses genres—and has something for everybody’s taste! Check for schedules.

Music & Entertainment

Far Land at the Beach Sunset Music Series: Shows TBA: check with for updates.

Payomet Performing Arts Center: The Payomet in North Truro is featuring a “drive-in” performance venue and offers music and its beloved circus. Check with as more details become available.

Great Music on Sundays at Five: Every Sunday evening at 5:00, head over… to the YouTube channel where producer John Thomas will continue to offer truly great music streaming for your safety.


Theatre in Provincetown builds on the legacy of giants such as Eugene O’Neill, Tennessee Williams, and Susan Glaspell, keeping the spirit of the old Lewis Wharf theatre and the original Provincetown Players alive.

As this guide went to press, we’re aware that the Provincetown Theater will be offering live performances in its parking lot, and both the Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theatre and the Cape Rep theatre in Brewster are also planning outdoor performances. Check with ptownie as details become available for these and other theatre performances.

What Else?

Summer’s a great time for an adult beverage! Did you know that Ptown has its own ciderworks and brewery? Shoal Hope Ciderworks (Shoal Hope is the name Bartholomew Gosnold first gave to the Cape) produces a number of ciders available locally. The Provincetown Brewing Company has a changing menu of brews available in its taproom and practices “draftivism,” supporting a number of community-related causes.

Buying ingredients for mixing your martinis at your rental? You’ll find it all here:

  • Yardarm Liquors
  • Pennie’s Wine & Spirits
  • Big Vin’s Liquors
  • Perry’s Wine & Liquors
  • Glass Half Full Drink & Smoke (they also carry fine cigars)

And don’t forget: no night has truly ended without a slice of pizza at Spiritus!

There’s more where that came from! Ptownie has insider tips for all of your Provincetown adventures. Check out our 2020 Guide to Coffee & Tea in Provincetown, MA!