October 2-5, 2014 annual kick-back weekend to meet some hot new friends, socialize, relax or party with other like-minded people in leather, rubber & uniforms. Venues include A-House, Paramount, Purgatory, Boatslip and Bayside Betsy’s. See website for schedule.
October 13-19, 2014. Several events during Columbus Day weekend include Saturday Night Dance party, a fitting crescendo to a fabulous week, plus over 150 separate events, workshops, performances, gatherings, and parties. See the full program online:
October 19-26, 2014, week-long celebration of gender diversity, the longest-running annual event in the transgender world. Part conference, part social gathering, a “full immersion” experience with formal banquets, fashion show, and cabaret/talent show, where attendees can spend a week 24/7 presenting their gender as they wish. Check the website for details and schedule.
October 24-25, 2014, 7:30pm and October 26, 1pm. Malini Srinivasan (Indian), Ali Kenner Brodsky + Co. (Modern), Marta Renzi (FILM), Seán Curran Company (contemporary), Boston Tap Company, Ego Art (contemporary), Sokeo Ros/ Everett Company, Carolina Santos Reed (Flamenco), Full Force Dance Theater (contemporary), DanceEnlight-(contemporary/ traditional chinese), Portland Ballet.
October 31 – November 2, 2014, 3 days of fun. Haunted House, ghost tours, costume contests and Rocky Horror Screening at the Crown & Anchor. Dance parties include FRI 4-9pm Tea Dance at the Boatslip Resort; SAT 9pm Spooky Bear Weekend Saints & Sinner Party -Bears/Leather/Uniforms, DJ Steve Marsden at Paramount; SUN 9pm-1am Leather Masquerade party, at Club Purgatory.
October 31 - November 2, 2014. FRI 9pm, at the Paramount Spookybear Costume Party/Contest; SAT 10am-3pm at The Boatslip Bear Market (Shane Ruff Studio gear); SAT 3-6pm at the Vault, Scary T-Shirt Party + Beer Blast + Rocky Horror Picture Show screening at Cabaret Room + 9pm at Paramount Nightclub SAINTS & SINNER'S PARTY. Afterhours at Spiritus Pizza + Bearwatch.
November 7-9, 2014. Past year included: buffet reception, Leather Night / Underwear Party, dance, bar/club events; brunch. Off season reduced lodging rates, restaurant specials, and sales at the shops and galleries. See more info at the Gifford House and Watership Inns.
November 21-23, 2014. FRI 7-9pm Leather Welcome Dinner at the Crown & Anchor + 10pm-1am Meet & Greet at the Vault. SAT Gear Brunch at the Crown + 9pm Mr New England Leather Competition at Paramount and post contest afterparty. SUN Brunch at the Crown + 3-6pm "Afterglow" party at the Vault.
November 29, 2014. 8pm at Paramount Nightclub. Glamour, skin and original sin at this Las Vegas style drag revue with hostess Anita Cocktail, and featuring Tisch DeWilliams, Billie Jean Jonathan Williams, Felicity Layne, and Anita Cocktail. No turkeys in the show, but plenty of legs & stuffing! Dine at the Central House Restaurant before the show.
December 5-7, 2014. Explore the quieter season at this gay resort during annual pre-Christmas weekend events: the Gay Men's Chorus at the Shipwreck Lounge; retro dancing at The Gifford House Inn; the 'Shop Hop,' with sales at shops and galleries around town; Drag Bingo at the Crown & Anchor; The Snow Ball at the A House; the Leather Dance Party at Club Purgatory, +more.
December/January, 2014-15. Events at Paramount Room and Wave Room at the Crown & Anchor; also at the Porchside Lounge @ the Gifford House Inn, at the Shipwreck Lounge and at Club Purgatory; A-House dance parties each night. New Year’s Day Brunch at The Central House/the Crown & Anchor, and PJ Brunch at the Mews Restaurant.
February 20-22, 2015. FRI: Beer Blast -Watership Inn; White Out + C*CK Party -Paramount/ Crown & Anchor. SAT: Brunch -Bayside Betsy’s; Full Kit Gear Education Workshops; Chaps & Straps -Vault/Crown & Anchor; Leather Dance -A-House. SUN: Brunch II -Central House/Crown & Anchor. Hotel: The Watership Inn.
May 21-25, 2015. Annual kick off to the summer season Memorial Day Weekend Celebrations at clubs around town. Shopping, cruising, dancing, boating, beaching, biking, barbecues, parties, and drinking - a series of events you will not want to miss. See the full schedule on their fb page, and website below:
June 4-7, 2015. Previous years' events included: Opening Night Party, workshops, games, film screening, Comedy Show, Lezberados Show, Scavenger Hunt, Sex Toy Workshop, Pool Party, Tea Dance, Talent Show & Open Mic, White Party, Pizza Meetcha, Sunday Brunch. Partners: The Women Innkeepers, and The Crown & Anchor, the host hotel. See website for this year's line-up:
June 17-21, 2015. In addition to presenting over 50 features and short films from around the world, many of them with gay themes, the 17th annual festival will also host several parties and special events. See website for schedule info.
July 11-19, 2015, the big guys hit the beach, bars, parties and pool decks, with rooms at twelve local host hotels, plus camp sites and condo rentals. A daily shuttle runs every 20 minutes, between North Turo and Provincetown, 7am-12:45am. Previous years have included Furball and Bearracuda parties. Check the website for events and more information, plus photos from 2008 - 2014.
July 21-25, 2015. Previous years' events have included: TUE Kick-Off Laua Party; WED Girl Blast Dance Party; THU Splash Dance; FRI Tea Dance & Deck Party + The Love Party; SAT White Party + vocalist shows, seashore bike tour, dune tour & beach fire, beach clam bake, whale watch, and sunset sail. For more info see the website:
August 13, 2015, at Provincetown Town Hall and August 17, 2015, at Cotuit Center for the Arts. See website for more info and tickets.
August, 2015. The 37th Annual Carnival celebration, a week filled with many fun adventures. Events include a vendor fair, boat cruise, dance parties, comedy; plus the best part of the week - the fabulous Carnival Parade! Check the website for schedules and more information.