"ONCE YOU SPEND AN EVENING, YOU'LL WANT TO STAY"!!"
Coming for the reunion? Why not extend your stay?
September is a perfect time to visit Cape Cod - air and water temperatures are ideal.
Here is just a sampling of things to do during the days surrounding reunion weekend:
- The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta & Yacht Race
Cost: Free Location: Provincetown Harbor Provincetown, MA 02657 This year's race will include the revival of the historic Fisherman's Cup from Gloucester to Provincetown extending the regatta's schedule of events into five full days of nautical competition in Provincetown Harbor and lively entertainment on shore.
- Eastham Windmill Weekend
Saturday, September 10
During the weekend, you and your family can look forward to a parade complete with marching bands and floats, live music and an arts and crafts fair. The F-14 flyover just adds to the excitement and sponteneity of the weekend.
- 24th Annual Glass Show & Sale
Corpus Christi Church, East Sandwich
Admission: $6 - All ticket proceeds support the Sandwich Glass Museum and its educational programs.
Date: September 17 and 18, 2011
Time: Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 11-4
- Seal & Seabird Cruise in Cape Cod Bay
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Watch harbor and gray seals frolic on the shoals in Cape Cod Bay as you cruise with a Mass Audubon naturalist out of Wellfleet Harbor. All ages are welcome. Trips are offered April 16, 17 and 23. Times vary. Registration is required. 508-349-2615 Fee: $25-$35, discount for children. Contact the Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary for details.
- Truro Treasures Weekend
September 16 through 18, 2011. Pancake breakfast, arts & crafts show, childrens activities, 5K run/walk, golf tournament, auction, treasure hunt, jazz festival and much more. Venues throughout Truro. See www.trurotreasures.org
- Annual Harwich Cranberry Festival in Cape Cod, MA Saturday,
September 17 - Sunday, September 18
- Tennessee Williams Festival
September 22 - 25, 2011
Cost: More Than $10. During the 6th Annual Theater Festival you will have four days to ricochet through Provincetown with an international array of live performances at theaters, inns and night clubs. Celebrate Tennessee Williams' 100th birthday with festival-goers from around the world.
- Bourne Scallop Festival at Buzzards Bay in Cape Cod, MA
Friday, September 23 - Sunday, September 25
$5.00 Admission – (Benefit Cape Cod Canal Chamber) Over 125 Booths of juried American made arts, crafts and specialty foods. American made works include Stained Glass, Original Watercolors, Pen and Ink Drawings, Photography, Embroidery, Pottery, Carved Wildlife, Folk Art, Hand Crafted Soaps,.
- "Celebrate Our Waters" Weekend in Orleans,
Date: Saturday, September 24, 2011
Time: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM • Other dates and times
Events include hikes, talks, bike tour, kayak trips, bonfire and concert on Nauset Beach, sand sculpture building contest on Skaket Beach. etc
- Bi-Annual Flower Show
Heritage Museums & Gardens, Sandwich
Starting at 10:00 AM Ending on Sep 25 at 5:00 PM
- Provincetown Music Festival in Provincetown, Massachusetts Thursday,
September 22 - Sunday, September 25
September of this year is the time for the 4thannual Provincetown Music Festival in Provincetown, Massachusetts where you’ll definitely hear something just a little bit different from the music festival norm.
- Cape Cod Central Railroad
a fun way to see the Cape. Scenic, dinner and family rides. Special holiday and seasonal rides. Reservations suggested. Call for scheduled times and availability. 252 Main Street, Hyannis, 508-771-3800.
- Cape Cod Maritime Museum
Tue-Sat, 10am-4pm; Sun 12pm-4pm mid-March to mid-December. Exhibits and displays featuring the Cape’s turbulent maritime heritage. Interactive exhibits the whole family will enjoy. Adults $5; seniors/students $4; under 7 free. 135 South Street, Hyannis. 508-775-1723
- Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
11am-3pm Wed-Sun through Dec; Exhibits feature the Cape’s flora & fauna including whales, indigenous birds, mollusks and much more. Interactive children’s activities. Three nature trails. Lectures, workshops. Adults $8; Seniors $7; ages 3-12 $3.50; under 3 are free. 869 Rte. 6A, Brewster. 508-896-3867.
- JFK Hyannis Museum
Thurs-Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 12pm-4pm in Nov & Dec. Multimedia exhibit of Kennedy photos and videos. 18 & over $5; 10-17 $2.50; under 10 free. 397 Main Street, Hyannis. 508-790-3077.
- Provincetown Museum & Pilgrim Monument
9am-5pm April 1 through November 30. Monument commemorates Pilgrims’ first landing in America. Walk to the top & view Plymouth & Boston on a clear day. Museum houses exhibits on the Pilgrims, the Mayflower & local history. $7 adults, $5 seniors/students 15 & older. Children 4-14 $3.50, under 3 are free. High Pole Hill, Provincetown. 508-487-1310.
- Free Brewery Tours at Cape Cod Beer
1336 Phinney's Lane, Hyannis
Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and Saturdays at 1pm. Tour Cape Cod's only microbrewery! Learn how beer is made. Tours are free and open to all ages. Tour takes about 45 minutes. Must be 21 to sample. Children are welcome but must be supervised. Gift shop on site! www.capecodbeer.com