Category Archives: Event

Cape Cod Canal Concerts 2017 in Buzzard Bay MA

The Cape Cod Canal Region Chamber of Commerce has scheduled another exciting year for the popular “Eastern Bank Concerts by the Canal” series. The 2017 concerts are held at  Bourne Community Serues  each Thursday evening during July and August from 6:30 p.m – 8:30 p.m., right along the banks of the Canal near the base of the Bourne Railroad Bridge.


Christmas Holiday Happenings 2016 at Mashpee Commons

Make your holiday shopping outings into a memorable family experience this season at he Mashpee Commons schedule of events, check out our holiday events calendar for details.  Christmas Holiday Happenings 2016 at Mashpee Commons


Friday, Nov 25
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Setting The Space
Brass Band Trio 5-6:30pm, near MOCEAN

Saturday, Nov 26
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Ghelfi’s Candies
Brass Band Trio 5-6:30pm, near Vineyard Vines

Sunday, Nov 27
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Pottery Barn
Brass Band Trio 3-4:30pm, near Starbucks

Saturday, Dec 3
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Sweet Waves
Brass Band Trio 4-5:30pm, near Port Cargo

Sunday, Dec 4
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Cape Cod Art Bar
Brass Band Trio 3-4:30pm, near Bobby Byrne’s

Wednesday, Dec 7
Brass Band Trio 12-1:30pm, near Ghelfi’s Candies

Saturday, Dec 10
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Washashore Bakery
Brass Band Trio 3-4:30pm, near Setting the Space
Mashpee Chamber Christmas Parade 5:30pm

Sunday, Dec 11
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Soft as a Grape
Brass Band Trio 3:30-5pm, near Organic Market

Wednesday, Dec 14
Brass Band Trio 12-1:30pm, near Market Street Bookshop

Saturday, Dec 17
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Cape Kids
Brass Band Trio 4:30-6pm, near The Black Dog

Sunday, Dec 18
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Red Balloon Toy Shop
Brass Band Trio 3-4:30pm, near Post Office

Wednesday, Dec 21
Santa 1-4pm, The Black Dog
Brass Band Trio 5-6:30pm, near Maiden Voyage

Thursday, Dec 22
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Vineyard Vines
Brass Band Trio 5-6:30pm, near Unique Boutique

Friday, Dec 23
Carolers 12-2pm
Santa 1-4pm, Organic Market
Brass Band Trio 5-6:30pm, near Puritan Cape Cod

New this year, we will be holding a Holiday Scavenger Hunt throughout the season. Game cards can be found on the reverse side of our holiday events calendar, which will be located at all of the businesses. Winners will receive a $25 Mashpee Commons gift card and will be entered into a raffle to win a $500 Mashpee Commons gift card! More details can be found on the game cards.

As always, the Commons will be festively decorated this holiday season and we will be lighting our twenty-foot holiday tree on November 25th at dusk. We will also have extended shopping hours in place for your convenience. Shops will be open Monday through Saturday 10am-8pm and Sunday 11am-5pm, November 25th through December 23rd.

April School Spring Vacation things to do Cape Cod 2015

April  school spring break  vacation week   is fast approaching! Here are some activities and events that will keep the kids busy on Cape Cod.  Check back as additional activities will be added as we learn about them!  Looking to visit the Cape, check out these hotels packages 



Ryan Family amusements

Lots of family fun Bowling  and Arcades Locations throughout the cape  South Yarmouth, Hyannis, Buzzard Bay, Hyannis

Cape Cod Inflatable Park West Yarmouth

Will be open daily for April vacation week!

Marine Life center Buzzard Bay 

Join the National Marine Life Center this April Vacation Week for a variety of fun and educational ocean activities! We’ll be open April 18–26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Our education programs include Little Flippers Club, Marine Animal Medical Mystery, a brand new program called Tending Turtles, and Patient Update. Programs run Monday through Saturday, with a different theme daily.



April Vacation Adventures at  Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary 
Spend a week exploring the sanctuary in springtime! Ages 5-11; groups divided by age. Sign up for one day or all five. 9am-2:30pm, Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, 291 Rt 6, 508-349-2615

Monday April 20th

Build Your Own Scallop Wind Chime at Cape Cod Maritime Museum  10-12pm

Cape Cod children’s Museum Mashpee    Turtle Talk day


Tuesday April 21st

Hand Line Fishing Reel at  Cape Cod Maritime Museum  10-12pm The Secret Garden Play at Harwich Junior theater 11am



Cape Cod Children’s Museum  Mashpee  Let it Bee 10:00am

Wednesday April 22nd

Learning the Ropes at Cape Cod Maritime Museum  10-12pm

Cape Cod Children’s Museum Mashpee  Earth Day

Birds of Prey and Native American Artifacts Heritage Gardens Sandwich 3 shows

The Secret Garden Play at Harwich Junior theater  2pm

Thursday April 23rd

Lego Boat Building Contest  Cape Cod Maritime Museum  10-12pm

Cape Cod Children’s Museum Mashpee  Sprout Farm Day

The Secret Garden Play at Harwich Junior theater  2pm


Friday April 24th

Design & Build Your Own Wooden Boat Cape Cod Maritime Museum  10-12pm

Cape Cod Children’s Museum Mashpee  Farm Visit

Easter Brunches and Dinners Cape Cod April 2015

Check out the 2016 Easter Brunch and Dinner guide on Cape Cod

Easter  is wonderful time to celebrate family and love. Here are some of the restaurants and hotels on Cape Cod   that will be offering Easter brunch or Easter dinner on Sunday April 5th 2015 .  Additional places will  be added as restaurants update their websites.     Most of them do require reservations.

Colonial house Cape Cod Yarmouthport MA

Holiday Sunday Brunch comes complete with a meat carving station, home made specialty breads, award-winning soups and chowders, fresh seafood items, like Seafood Newburg and Baked Scrod stuffed with lobster, shrimp and scallops. Italian or Mediterranean pasta, “dishes of the day,” home fries and vegetables, pancakes, French toast, quiches and tarts and delicious Inn made desserts. Brunch also offers a medley of fresh fruits and salads. Also included: freshly scrambled eggs, crisp fried bacon and breakfast sausage. 10am -12:30pm

Cape Codder Hotel in Hyannis 

A festive Easter Buffet In the Elegant Ballroom at the Cape Codder Resort & Spa
Serving 11am until 2 pm Adults $28.99 • Children under 10 $12.99 Children under 4 $7.99 plus tax & gratuity Make reservations today

 Orleans Waterfront Inn

Easter Sunday BRUNCH BUFFET         Served from 11:00am-1:00pm   Call For Reservations: 508-255-2222

The Barnstable Restaurant & Tavern, Barnstable

Please call for more information and reservations: (508) 362-2355

The Red Pheasant Inn, Dennis

Starting at 1:00 PM  Ending at 5:00 PM

The Red Pheasant Inn will be serving its regular menu and lots of specials including Roast Leg of Lamb, Ham and Beef. For more information and reservations please call:  (508) 385-2133

The Yarmouth House  West yarmouth 

Our Easter Menu & Specials ! Still time to make a reservation 508-771-5154 Open for Easter Dinner 12-5pm

Pilot House Restaurant Sandwich 

Sunday April 5th, 2015

Seatings from 12:00-5:00PM

$35 per person, children’s menu available  Join us for delicious dining Easter Sunday.  

We will be serving a special Easter menu.

Cape Sea Grill Harwich MA

Join us for Easter Brunch & Early Dinner Sunday April 5th 11am ~ 3pm

Cape Cod Irish Weekend April 2015 in Hyannis MA

The finest Irish entertainment in the world at one of the nicest Hotels on the Cape. The location is in Hyannis –right across from the Cape Cod Melody Tent. The Hyannis Resort and Conference Center which offers some of the best amenities along with a 50’ x 50’ Dance Floor! We’ll have some serious Jiving going on that weekend. If dancing is your cup of tea, we’ll also be having concerts, sing alongs and a talent show. Brian Cunningham will not only be performing, but also offering dance classes. In addition, some may sign up to paint an “Irish Scene”. You’ll be provided the canvas; the tools with a very talented instructor to have you walk away with your own masterpiece! (Or maybe you’ll be able to sell it to cover the bar bill☺)

Event Details

April 24 – 26 2015
Cape Cod Resort and Conference Center at Hyannis
35 Scudder Avenue, Hyannis, MA 02601

$349.00 per person Based on Double Occupancy
3 Days and 2 Nights

  • Includes All Taxes and Gratuities
  • Room for 2 Nights – Friday & Saturday (Special Room Rates Available for Thursday and Sunday at a Cost of $99.00 plus Tax)
  • Welcome Reception Friday Afternoon
  • 2 Dinners – Friday and Saturday Night
  • 2 Full Breakfast – Saturday and Sunday
  • All Entertainment
  • Dance Workshops
  • Concerts
  • Jive Competition
  • Talent Show

…and More! A Full Entertainment Schedule will be provided 30 days prior to the weekend.