Provincetown Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the Fleet 2016

The Provincetown Portuguese festival will be held Thursday June 23th thru Sunday June 26th! This annual tradition is a great family friendly event! This festival has celebrated the rich culture of the Portuguese people living and working on Cape Cod. Provincetown Portuguese Festival & Blessing of the Fleet 2016

Thursday, June 23, 2016
5:00pm-10:00pm Seamen’s Bank Compartilhe Na Nossa Mesa … “”Share Our Table” A showcase
of Provincetown’s best restaurants. Under the Seamen’s Bank Tent. B
Reservations are required
8:OOpm-10:00 pm Dancing Under The Tent with D.J. Rick Anthony $5.00

Friday, June 24, 2016
10:00am-12:00pm Kids paint ROOSTERS P”
12:00pm-2:00pm Capt. Manny Phillips Fishing Derby for Kids M (FREE)
2:30pm-4:00pm Lobster Crate Races (behind Surf Club) S
12:00pm-3:00pm Portuguese Soup Tasting with entertainment by the Dory Bar Blues Band B
12:00pm-4:00pm Facepainting P
2:00pm-4:00pm Portuguese Writers & Poets Read at the Harbor Lounge 359 Commercial St. (FREE)
3:00pm-6:00pm Music, Dancing & Entertainment On Stage. P (FREE)
5:00pm-8:00pm Lobster Bake B
*Beer and Wine Cash Bar
*Oyster, Clam and Shrimp Cash Bar
6:30pm-7:30pm Music for All Ages with Rick Anthony performing an Elvis Tribute artist – On Stage P (FREE)
8:00pm-10:00pm Music for all Ages with The band FAITH On Stage P (FREE)
9:00pm-1:OOam Homecoming Get Together with the “”Old Jugs”” S (FREE)

Saturday, June 25, 2016
10:00am-12:00pm Motta Family Kids Games and Cookout MF (FREE)
11 :30am-7:30pm Lions Club Portuguese Food Court and Enjoy Entertainment by the Portuguese Kids 6:30 to 7:30 B
12:00pm-2:00pm Live Entertainment and Portuguese Folklore Dancers P (FREE)
1:OOpm-3:00pm Capture the Flag Race S (FREE)
2:00pm-3:00pm Entertainment for Kids Of All Ages by the Toe Jam Puppet Band P (FREE)
3:00pm-5:00pm Portuguese Festival Parade On Commercial St. from Harbor Hotel to Franklin St.)
4:30pm-5:30pm Entertainment Continues Toe Jam Puppet Band P (FREE)
6:30pm-7:30pm Enjoy Comedy by the Portuguese Kids in the Lions Club Portuguese
Food Court under the tent B (FREE)
7:30pm-9:30pm Early Evening Provincetown Banner FADO Concert TH Contributions appreciated
Handicap access elevator available behind Town Hall.
9:00pm – 12:30am Dance to the SAMBA Band On Stage P (FREE)

Sunday, June 26, 2016
10:30am-11 :30am Fishermen’s Mass at St. Peters Church. SP
11 :30pm-12:30pm Portuguese Folklore dancers, Nossa Senhorade Fatima of Rhode Island, entertain in Lopes
Square while you wait for the Procession LS
12:00pm-100pm Procession from St. Peter the Apostle Church
1:OOpm 69th Blessing Of The Fleet and judging of boat decorations M
12:00pm-4:00pm TASCA … Portuguese Cafe M
1:OOpm-3:00pm Enjoy Portuguese Folklore dancing by the group,
Nossa Senhora de Fatima of Rhode, and the
Madeira Dancers (Rancho Folclorico do Santissimo Sacramento) of New Bedford M (FREE)
4:00pm-5:00pm Enjoy a Traditional Band Concert in front of
Town Hall. Free Featuring St. Anthony’s Band from Cambridge. TH (FREE)
4:00pm-7:00pm Finish Up Another Great Festival with a quick Get
Together at the Surf Club with Ed Sheridan’s and friends. SC (FREE)

Provincetown Portuguese Festival
56 Howland St., Provincetown, MA 02657