Events in Provincetown for All Seasons

Provincetown is hopping all year long! No matter when you visit, you will find fun things to do among all of the various happenings. Somerset House Inn is right in the middle of the fun, and we’re happy to provide this calendar of the yearly events that bring our guests to town year after year

Open Restaurants in the Off Season

Are you wondering if restaurants are open in the off season? Are there enough choices for me? We are here to tell you YES & YES. Below is the January guide and as we get closer to February and March check back. Our plan is to provide these guides for the first few months of the year. We hope you visit and are able to utilize the information.

January 2020 Restaurants

February 2020 Restaurants

March 2020 Restaurants

January 2020

  • 18 – 20 – Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend

February 2020

  • 14 – Valentine’s Day
  • 15 – 18 – President’s Day Weekend
  • 22 -24 – Snowbound Leather Weekend

March 2020

  • 14 – 16 – Out of Hibernation Ursamen
  • 17 – St. Patrick’s Day

April 2020

Whale watching season begins.

  • 10 – 12 – Easter Weekend
  • 17 – 19 – Patriot’s Day Weekend
  • 18-19 – Miss Gay Mass US of A-Cancelled
  • 24 – 26 – Moby Dick Marathon
  • 24 – 26 – Gays for Patsy Spring Stomp: A Hoedown in P-town-Cancelled

May 2020

Mid May – Ferry Service Begins

  • 15 – 17 – Single Women’s Weekend
  • 21-25- Monumental Yard Sale
  • 22 – 25 – Memorial Day Weekend
  • 27- 31- Cabaret Fest

June 2020

  • 4 – 7- Women of Color Weekend
  • 5 – 7- Pride Weekend
  • 14 – 15 – Worldfest- Provincetown’s International Cultural Festival
  • TBD – 22nd Annual Provincetown International Film Festival
  • 21 – 23 – Men of Color Weekend
  • 25 – 28 – Portuguese Festival & 72nd Annual Blessing of the Fleet
July 2020

  • 6/28 – 5- Independence Week 2020
  • Fourth of July/Parade & Fireworks
  • 11 – 19- Provincetown Bear Week
  • 21 – 25- Girl Splash
  • 25-August 1-  Family Week

August 2020

  • 2 – 8 – Whale Week
  • 12 – Provincetown Jazz Festival
  • 15 – 22 – Carnival 2020
  • 20 – Carnival Parade:

September 2020

  • 3 -8 – Labor Day Weekend
  • 5- 16th Annual Miss Somerset House Inn Pageant-Theme TBD
  • 12 – Annual Provincetown Swim for Life & Paddler Flotilla
  • 15 – 19 – Afterglow Festival
  • 19 – 20 – Annual Provincetown Book Festival
  • 24 – 27 – 14th Annual Tennessee Williams Theater Festival

October 2020

  • 1 – 5 – Mates Leather Weekend
  • 9 -12 -Columbus Day Weekend
  • 10 – 12 – Monumental Yard Sale Weekend
  • 12 – 18 – 36th Annual Women’s Week
  • 18 – 25 – Fantasia Fair
  • 30 – 11/1 – Halloween & Spooky Bear Weekend

November 2020

  • 11 – Veteran’s Day
  • 20-22- Mr. New England Leather
  • 25 – Lighting of Pilgrim Monument
  • 26 – 29 – Thanksgiving Weekend

December 2020

  • 4- 6 – Holly Folly 2020
  • 27 – 1/2- First Light Provincetown Weekend & Fireworks
January

  • 13 – 16 – Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend

February

  • 10 – 14 – Valentine’s Day Weekend
  • 17 – 20 – President’s Day Weekend
  • 24 -26 – Snowbound Leather Weekend

March

  • 17 – 19 – St. Patrick’s Day Weekend
  • 18 – 20 – Out of Hibernation Ursamen

April

Whale watching season begins.

  • 14 – 17 – Patriot’s Day Weekend
  • 14 – 16 – Easter Weekend
  • 15 & 16 – Miss Gay Mass US of A

May

Mid May – Ferry Service Begins

  • 19 – 21 – Single Women’s Weekend
  • 26 – 29 – Memorial Day Weekend

June

  • 1 – 5- Women of Color & Friends
  • 1 – 4- Cabaret Fest “Sentimental Journey”
  • 14 – 18 – Provincetown International Film Festival
  • 22 – 25 – Portuguese Festival

July

  • 6/30 – 7- Independence 2017
  • 4 – Fourth of July/Parade & Fireworks
  • 8 – 15- Provincetown Bear Week
  • 18 – 22- Girl Splash
  • 29-8/5- Family Week

August

  • 10- Provincetown Jazz Festival
  • 12 – 19 – Carnival Week
  • 17 – 39th Annual Carnival Parade!

September

  • 2 -9 – Labor Day Weekend
  • 9 – 30th Annual Provincetown Swim for Life& Paddler Flotilla
  • 21 – 24 – Tennessee Williams Festival

October

  • Sept. 28 -2 – Mates Leather Weekend
  • 9 – 15 – 33rd Annual Women’s Week
  • 15 – 22 – Fantasia Fair
  • 27 – 31 – Halloween & Spooky Bear

November

  • 17-19- Mr. New England Leather
  • 22 – Lighting of Pilgrim Monument

December

  • 1- 3 – Holly Folly
  • 28 – 1/1- First Light Provincetown Weekend & Fireworks