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Cape Cod Festivals and Events

Make the most of your Cape Cod vacation with our editor’s picks of local events.  From town festivals, farmers markets, craft fairs, parades and all the events that locals and visitors love, there’s always something happening on Cape Cod! New events are always added so check back often!

Line Dancing at Cape Cod Beer

Date: March 21, 2019

Time: 6:30-8:30pm

Location: Cape Cod Beer, 336 Phinney's Lane, Hyannis

Line Dancing at Cape Cod Beer

Kick and spin at Cape Cod Beer’s line dancing event – whether you just want to learn or love the dance! This is an informal evening for line dancers of all levels…learn a few steps, show a few steps, have a pint and a lot of laughs!! $20 admission includes a pint!

Cape Abilities Farm Opening & Free Pansy Day

Date: March 22, 2019

Time: 9:30 AM – 5 PM

Location: Cape Abilities Farm, 458 Route 6A, Dennis

Cape Abilities Farm Opening & Free Pansy Day

For over a decade Cape Abilities Farm has been growing vegetables, flowers, and opportunities for people with disabilities,  Stop opening day and see what we have to offer for you Spring garden! The first 200 people who come to the farm on Opening day, March 22nd, get a free 4″ Pansy.

Cape Cod Boat Builders’ Show

Start date: March 22, 2019

End date: March 24, 2019

Time: Times Vary

Location: Resort and Conference Center in Hyannis 35 Scudder Avenue, Hyannis, MA

Cape Cod Boat Builders’ Show

Boat lovers unite! You’ll find a large selection of unique, custom, limited-production sail and power boats in both wood and fiberglass at the Cape Cod Boat Builder’s show presented by Cape Cod Marine Trades Association. Included among guest speakers are Whydah Pirate Museum’s Marie Kesten Zahn.

Times: Friday 2-7 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Conservatory Jazz Big Band in Concert

Date: March 24, 2019

Time: 4 PM – 5:30 PM

Location: Cape Conservatory 2235 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable

Conservatory Jazz Big Band in Concert

The afternoon opens with performances by Conservatory teaching artists and student merit scholarship winners. Then the big band takes the stage featuring Leslie Boyle and Dennis Flaherty singing hits of Nat and Natalie Cole. Hosted by Cape Conservatory Jazz Band and Cape Conservatory! Admission: $25, Family Admission: $50

16th Annual Girls Night Out

Date: March 27, 2019

Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Location: Puritan Cape Cod 408 Main St, Hyannis

16th Annual Girls Night Out

Save the date for another memorable, fun-filled evening to benefit Women’s Empowerment through Cape Area Networking (WE CAN) at Puritan Cape Cod.  Join over 100 of local Cape Cod women as we celebrate dozens of local vendors and women-owned businesses with food, drinks, giveaways, and more! Enter to win amazing raffle prizes, including a grand prize from Cape Air! 100% of raffle ticket sales benefit WE CAN.

3rd Annual Spring Kick-off Fundraiser – Hyannis Open Streets

Date: March 28, 2019

Time: 5-8pm

Location: Flashbacks - 249 Main St, Hyannis

3rd Annual Spring Kick-off Fundraiser – Hyannis Open Streets

Come celebrate Spring with us and help us get ready for 4 more great FREE family friendly Hyannis events in 2019!  We’re having a fund raiser to help make these great community events happen. Come and mingle among the excitement of prizes, a 50/50 Raffle,  Silent Auctions and food! Please come support and play a video game!

Hyannis Rotary’s Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show

Start date: March 30, 2019

End date: March 31, 2019

Time: 10am - 5pm

Hyannis Rotary’s Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show

This year, The 61st annual Home, Garden & Lifestyles Show continues this annual spring tradition, a favorite of Cape Codders and many others throughout southeast Massachusetts. We have expanded display venues allowing over 150 vendors to display their products for home renovation, landscaping, and lifestyle enhancement. Food, raffles, gifts, door prizes, kids activities and more!
$6 for adults, children under 12 free. Sat. 10 am – 5 pm, Sun. 10 am – 4 pm

Festival of Museums

Date: April 6, 2019

Time: 10am-4pm

Location: Hyannis Youth & Community Center • 141 Basset Lane, Hyannis

Festival of Museums

A FREE one-day celebration of Cape Cod’s museums and galleries with events throughout the day. Museums and galleries from all around Cape Cod are offering a fun packed day of surprising and exciting events and activities aimed at igniting your imagination. With over 60 exhibitors and 1,000 attendees, Children enjoy a coloring contest, face painting and activities at various museum booths.

Seal Pup Shower Open House

Date: April 13, 2019

Time: 10am - 2pm

Location: National Marine Life Center, 120 Main Street, Buzzards Bay

Seal Pup Shower Open House

Stop by the National Marine Life Center to celebrate upcoming seal pup season at our April Open House! Explore the Discovery Center, make a marine animal craft, enjoy shower games and refreshments, tour our marine animal hospital and view our sea turtle patients, participate in educational activities. Admission: $5/person

7th Annual Shop & Show Event to Benefit WE CAN

Date: April 23, 2019

Time: 5 PM – 8 PM

Location: Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old Main St, South Yarmouth

7th Annual Shop & Show Event to Benefit WE CAN

Ladies come to this annual Fashion Show & Pop-up Shopping event where you’ll find local businesses, makers, artisans and organizations coming together to create a fun night of shopping, fashion and fundraising! Doors open at 5pm, the fashion show goes off at 6pm and shopping and connecting with local businesses happens in between. And did we mention there’s a raffle?! You will have a chance to win two round-trip tickets to Martha’s Vineyard (good for one year) on Cape Air, as well as many other prizes from our generous community.

Tickets to the event are $25

Nantucket Annual Daffodil Festival

Start date: April 26, 2019

End date: April 28, 2019

Time: 8am - 8pm

Nantucket Annual Daffodil Festival

A whimsical and wacky weekend of events for the family to celebrate springtime awakening on Nantucket Island. You’ll see more than three million daffodils of every variety along roadsides, in gardens and filling window boxes. The event schedule of two days highlights Daffodil Festival brunches and Antique Car Parade with 100+ vintage vehicles with a Daffodil Tailgate Picnic. Other highlights include the Nantucket Garden Club’s Daffodil Show, the Annual Daffy Dog Parade and the Daffy Hat Pageant.

R I S E Art & Wellness Festival

Date: April 27, 2019

Time: 9 AM – 3 PM

Location: West Barnstable Community Center

R I S E Art & Wellness Festival

Find comfort outside of your comfort zone, raise your vibes and RISE with us at the RISE Festival we have a fabulous schedule of Wellness Classes to lift your heart, & get your body moving to move you in the direction towards wellness! Vendor tables await to share self-care tips and tools. Wellness coaches & healers will be sharing knowledge. Artisans will have lovely locally made art to light up your life. It will be a uplifting positive day all around!!

Hyannis Open Streets

Date: April 28, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: Main St, Hyannis

Hyannis Open Streets

Come run, bike, dance and play on Main Street in Hyannis at Hyannis Open Streets! Main Street is temporarily closed off so families can enjoy musical entertainment, balloon-twisting art, climb aboard an antique fire truck, stroll into shops up and down the street and enjoy various refreshments. Lots of activities for the whole family!

26th Annual Cape Cod Maritime Days

Start date: May 1, 2019

End date: May 31, 2019

Location: Throughout Cape Cod

26th Annual Cape Cod Maritime Days

This month long event is perfect for lovers of Maritime history! A celebration of the Cape’s rich maritime history, this event showcases a variety of Cape-wide maritime-themed activities, including guided kayak excursions, lighthouse & walking tours, nautical art exhibits and more. Check out their Maritime Meandering Tours of Cape Cod at their website.

Brewster in Bloom 2019

Start date: May 5, 2019

End date: May 7, 2019

Time: 10am-8pm

Location: Drummer Boy Park, Brewster

Brewster in Bloom 2019

1 Great Festival… 3 Great Days! Brewster in Bloom is a fun annual Cape Cod festival that celebrates the coming of spring. For three days in early May, the streets of Brewster come to life with artisans, concerts, and fun activities for the whole family. Activities include the Brewster Band Spring Concert, Kids Fest at Drummer Boy Park, and the Brewster in Bloom Parade.

The 23rd Annual Nantucket Wine & Food Festival

Start date: May 15, 2019

End date: May 19, 2019

Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM (General)

Location: Nantucket, MA

The 23rd Annual Nantucket Wine & Food Festival

Over the course of five days, the Nantucket island comes alive with food and wine lovers and industry leaders. It’s an extraordinary group of winemakers, chefs, sommeliers and presenters who contribute to the understated elegance of the festival. 100 – 500 Exhibitors. Leading exhibitors exhibit products and services such as a wide variety of various wines and table wares, cheese products and many more related products and services.

Pink Buoy Consignment Spring 2019 Sale

Start date: May 17, 2019

End date: May 19, 2019

Time: 9 AM – 8 PM

Location: Veteran's Hall, 753 Main Street, Osterville

Pink Buoy Consignment Spring 2019 Sale

Join us for our second seasonal pop-up women’s consignment clothing & accessories sale. Clothing is well-organized, sorted by category & size, hung on racks, and has been checked for quality.
Come browse and find some great fashion at great prices, 50-80% off retail! Consignors earn 50-60% of their sales and choose whether they donate unsold items at the end of the sale to local charities. Consignors get to shop at our VIP pre-sale on Thursday evening, before the public sale opens on Friday.

Behind-the-Scenes Auto Storage Tour – Heritage Museum & Gardens

Date: May 18, 2019

Time: 11:00am-12:15pm

Location: Heritage Museum Gardens - Sandwich

Behind-the-Scenes Auto Storage Tour – Heritage Museum & Gardens

Get closeup and personal in employee-only areas when you go behind the scenes with Heritage staff for an exclusive exploration of the museum’s antique automobile collection in storage. During the tour, staff will share little-known facts and stories. $17 Members; $27 Non-Member adults, includes Museum admission.

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