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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.

 

Cape Cod Memorial Day Weekend Event Guide May 27th, 28th & 29th 2017

Cape Cod Memorial day weekend ! Check out all the holiday  weekend things to do all around the Cape!  if you have an event please add it here!! 

Cape Cod Memorial Day Weekend Event Guide 2016

Find your Cape Cod  cottage here many last minute deals!!

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 JFK Hyannis Museum discount admission 

Cape Cod Art Museum Discount admission 

Saturday May 27, 2017:

 

Zip Lining Adventure Park at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA (9:00 am)

Highland Lighthouse Tours in North Truro MA (10:00 am)

 JFK Hyannis Museum discount admission  10am 

Color Me mine pottery studio in Mashpee MA (10:00 am)

Cape Cod Inflatable Water Park in West Yarmouth MA (10:00 am)

Art’s Dune Tours in Provincetown MA (10:00 am)

Blue Claw Seal Watch Adventure and Boat Tours in Orleans MA (all day)

Sandwich Artisans Fine Art & Craft Shows 2017 (10:00 am)

Woods Hole Science Aquarium (11:00 am)

Rhododendron Festival 2017 at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA (11:00 am)

Monomoy Island Excursions in Harwichport MA (1:00 pm)

Onset Bay Memorial Day Weekend Concert & Picnic in the Park 2017 (1:00 pm)

Wrinkles, The Musical at Cape Cod Theater in Harwich MA (7:30 pm)

Sunday May 28, 2017:

Zip Lining Adventure Park at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA (9:00 am)

Cape Cod Inflatable Water Park in West Yarmouth MA (10:00 am)

Highland Lighthouse Tours in North Truro MA (10:00 am)

Art’s Dune Tours in Provincetown MA (10:00 am)

Blue Claw Seal Watch Adventure and Boat Tours in Orleans MA (all day)

Color Me mine pottery studio in Mashpee MA (11:00 am)

Rhododendron Festival 2017 at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA (11:00 am)

Wareham Oyster Festival 2017 (11:00 am)

2017 Troops In the Spotlight Memorial Day in Hyannis MA (11:30 am)

 JFK Hyannis Museum discount admission  12pm

Monomoy Island Excursions in Harwichport MA (2:00 pm)

Wrinkles, The Musical at Cape Cod Theater in Harwich MA (4:00 pm)

Monday Memorial Day  May 29, 2017:

Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies on Cape cod 

Zip Lining Adventure Park at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA (9:00 am)

 JFK Hyannis Museum discount admission  10am 

Art’s Dune Tours in Provincetown MA (10:00 am)

Highland Lighthouse Tours in North Truro MA (10:00 am)

Monomoy Island Excursions in Harwichport MA (11:00 am)

Rhododendron Festival 2017 at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA (11:00 am)

Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies 2017 Cape Cod

Here are the Memorial Day events going on in Cape Cod towns for 2017

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SUNDAY May 28th

Hyannis
12th annual Troops in the Spotlight: major fundraiser for Cape Cod Cares for the Troops,

 

MONDAY May 29th
Falmouth Memorial Day Parade

Parade begins at 9:45 a.m. at Falmouth Village Green on Main Street and proceeds to Memorial Lane in front of public library for ceremony.

Sandwich Memorial Day Parade

Parade sponsored by American Legion Post 188 will step off at 10 a.m. from Henry T. Wing School and continue along Main Street, with stops at several monuments for wreath-layings, ending at Sandwich Town Hall. Parade will include motorcycles, antique cars, high school bands, honor guards and police. Speakers will include state Rep. Randy Hunt, R-Sandwich.

Mashpee Memorial Day Ceremony

Ceremony from 10 a.m. until noon at Mashpee Community Park and Veterans Garden, at Route 130 and Great Neck Road North, will include guest speaker, music and participation by local Scout troops. Sponsored by Mashpee Memorial VFW Post 5489 and Mashpee Special Events Committee. Mashpee One-Room School House will have “School’s Open” tour and informational event immediately afterward.

Barnstable Memorial Day Parade

Annual Memorial Day parade forms at 9:30 a.m. at Centerville Public Library, Main Street, and, beginning at 10 a.m., proceeds down Main Street to Monument Square for brief program, then up Old Stage Road to Beechwood Cemetery for main program. Keynote speaker is retired Marine Corps Maj. Greg Quilty of Veterans Outreach Center.

John F. Kennedy Memorial Trust Fund Committee Annual Memorial Day Ceremony: 12:15 p.m., John F. Kennedy Memorial, Ocean Street (next to Veterans Park Beach). Ceremony will feature Cub Scouts from Pack 54, Barnstable Police Department Honor Guard and special guests. JFK

Yarmouth Memorial Day Ceremony

Ceremony from 11 a.m. to noon at Yarmouth Town Hall, 1146 Route 28, South Yarmouth, will feature wishing well display for donations of coins to be placed on gravestones at Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.

Dennis Memorial Day Parade

Parade assembles at 8:45 a.m. on Center Street, Dennisport, and steps off at 9:30 a.m., proceeding to Village Green on Hall Street. Program at 10 a.m. features speakers and music by Nathaniel H. Wixon Innovation School and Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School bands. In case of rain program will be held inside Dennis Public Library, 5 Hall St.

Harwich Memorial Day Ceremony

Ceremony at 9:40 a.m. at Brooks Park, Harwich Center, will feature musical performers, Harwich Scouts leading the Pledge of Allegiance and guest speaker Maj. Jeff Beatty.
Chatham: Ceremony begins at 10 a.m. at World War I Memorial at the Community Center on Main Street. The procession proceeds to Oyster Pond to lay a wreath on the waters in memory of those lost at sea, then to the adjacent Korean and Vietnam Memorial, then to the Civil War Memorial at Seaview Street and Main Street for a reading of the Gettysburg Address.

Participants will include members of the Chatham VFW and American Legion, the ladies’ and men’s auxiliaries to the VFW, the Chatham Coast Guard Color Guard, the Coast Guard Auxiliary, members of the clergy, town officials and employees and local Scout troops.

If it rains the ceremony will take place inside the community center.

Orleans Memorial Day Ceremony

Laying of wreath in water at Town Cove, at the town landing at the end of Cove Road, will be at 9:30 a.m., followed at 10 by service at Memorial Park, across from Methodist Church, at intersection of Route 28 and Main Street.

Wellfleet Memorial Day Ceremony

Participants in memorial service presented by American Legion Post 287 will assemble at 8:30 a.m. on Wellfleet Town Hall lawn, 300 Main St.; program begins at 9 a.m. Opening remarks by post Commander James Alexander and memorial address by Don Arthur. Program also features music, prayers and placing of wreath. In case of rain, the service will be at the Congregational Church.

Provincetown Memorial Day Ceremony

Ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. at Doughboy Soldiers Monument at Town Hall on Commercial Street and feature musical selections, presentation of colors by Coast Guard Station Provincetown and guest speaker Lt. Cmdr. Frank DelRosso, chief of response for the U.S. Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England

Onset Bay Memorial Day Weekend Concert & Picnic in the Park 2017

Onset Bay Association will be hosting the   Annual Memorial Day Concert in the Park  at the
Lillian Gregerman Bandshell from 1-3pm on Saturday May 27th.

Onset Bay Memorial Day Weekend Concert & Picnic in the Park 2017
There will  be  special guests Wareham’s own Paul Innis on upright bass, Cape Cod’s John Salerno on keys/vocals and Dennis Nobrega on brass/wind/vocals, playing all those hits you know from the great American Songbook and perhaps a few patriotic numbers in honor of Memorial Day.

FREE AND FAMILY FRIENDLY

Bring along a picnic to enjoy during the show, or grab some lunch nearby.

Pay tribute to those we’ve lost by planting a flag in someone’s honor. By donation.

Play some family friendly lawn games; badminton, life size Jenga, corn hole and more!

Rain date is Sunday, May 28

Wareham Oyster Festival 2017

The fourth annual Wareham Oyster Festival  will be held on Sunday May 28th from   11am-5pm.  It  will feature plenty of food of all sorts, with a focus on shellfish, live music, carefully selected crafters, and more.  Wareham Oyster Festival 2017

The festival features plenty of food of all sorts, with a focus on shellfish, live music, carefully selected crafters, and more.

Entertainment

1 p.m.: Southcoast Jazz Orchestra
3 p.m.: Synthesis (classic rock)

Shellfish purveyors from throughout southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod and the Islands, and Rhode Island will be on hand. Music will include the Southcoast Jazz Orchestra, classic rock band Synthesis, and others.

Other events during Oyster Festival Week include the Wareham Oyster 5K to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Wareham, the Oyster Gala to benefit the Cape Cod Canal Region Chamber of Commerce, and an educational series presented by the Buzzards Bay Coalition.

Major sponsors include Lindsey’s Family Restaurant, Gateway Tavern, Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank, the A.D. Makepeace Company, E.L. Morse Lumber Co., Edible South Shore Magazine, Rosebrook Event Center, Eastern Bank, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and more.

 

2017 Troops In the Spotlight Memorial Day in Hyannis MA

The 13th Annual Troops In the Spotlight for Memorial Day will be held on Sunday, May 28th – 11:30am to Monday, May 29th 2017 – 12:00pm at the Kmart Plaza in Hyannis MA. 2017 Troops In the Spotlight Memorial Day in Hyannis MA

24 hour event to honor our military and support for our deployed troops, our veterans our wounded warriors and our Fallen Heros

Opening Ceremony will honor our WWll, Korea, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans.

Special Ceremony at 2:00 will honor our Vietnam Veterans. Join us for a BBQ lunch, send a video message to our deployed troops, donate items for care packages, visit the Iraq/Afghanistan Memorial Wall, Kids Tent (with arts & crafts, games, free raffles, face painting), Military Vechicles, Support the Troops Raffles, Music,
Car Show from 4-7pm, midnight ceremony to honor Memorial Day, sign our Support the Troops banner which will be sent one of our deployed units and more to be announced.
You can help by bring items needed for care packages, make a monetary donation, write out a few cards and letters to go in our care packages but most of all please plan to attend anytime during this 24 hour event.

Cape Flyer will provide free transportation from South Station to Hyannis, making several stops along the way.

If you are a military member or veteran we are looking for volunteers to stand at attention on the stage for a one hour shift. Uniform is required. Hours needed from noon on Sunday to noon on Monday. Please send an email to capecod4thetroops@comcast.net

Kmart Plaza, Rt 132, Hyannis, MA

Rhododendron Festival 2017 at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA

The 2017 Rhododendron Festival returns to Heritage museum Saturday, May 27 2017 to Sunday June 4th   Sandwich MA  festival

Rhododendrons are Heritage’s signature plant and seeing over 100 varieties of rhodies in bloom is one of the year’s most stunning sights. During our Rhododendron festival, guests and their families will enjoy peaceful walks surrounded by majestic flowers, learn more about Heritage’s storied rhododendron legacy, participate in activities with horticulture experts, and take one of these signature plants home with you from the special plant sale. Come to Heritage and celebrate these wonderful plants and their spectacular beauty with us.

No advance registration required.
Daily Rhododendron Collection Walking Tour
Saturday, May 27 – Sunday, June 4
11-11:30 am and 2-2:30 pm
Meet at the Parade Field
Take a deep dive into the world of rhododendrons. Discover how the work done here by two hybridizers – Charles Dexter and Jack Cowles – contributed to the genus Rhododendron and created the plants we love today. Guides will select the most spectacular spots for viewing these stunning plants. No advance registration required. Free with museum admission.

Rhododendron Pruning Demonstration
Sunday, May 28 – 1-1:45 pm
Thursday, June 1 – 1-1:45 pm
Saturday, June 3 – 10-10:45 am
Join the horticulture staff to learn how to selectively prune your plants to improve vigor, increase bloom density, control height and enhance ornamental value. Discuss the tools, techniques, and timing needed for effective pruning, and watch a demonstration of techniques on various plants along a walk through the garden. Free with museum admission.

Rhododendron Care Walk and Talk
Saturday, May 27 – 10-10:45 am
Tuesday, May 30 – 1-1:45 pm
Friday, June 2 – 10-10:45 am
Sunday, June 4 – 10-10:45 am
Heritage’s horticulture staff will share the basics of how to maintain and care for your rhododendrons. Included are demonstrations of ideal growing situations, watering, fertilizing, mulching, pest control, and demonstrations of pruning, bud-pinching, and dead-heading to encourage optimal health and beauty. Free with museum admission.

Heritage Museums & Gardens 508-888-3300

Admission

Adults, 12+: $18
Children, ages 3-11 years: $8
Children 2 years and under: Free

info@heritagemuseums.org
67 Grove Street
Sandwich, MA 02563

Sandwich Artisans Fine Art & Craft Shows 2017

Sandwich Artisans is pleased to announce our 2017 Fine Art & Crafts show schedule. These juried shows are held on the lawn of the Sandwich Public Library, 142 Main St., Sandwich, MA from 10:00 am-4:00 pm.  sandwichart

The dates for 2017

May 13th
May 27th
June 3rd
July 8th
August 5th
September 2nd
September 23rd
October 7th

Arts & Crafts on sale include:

fine art
jewelry
pottery
glasswork
photographs
hand-crafted clothing
home accessories
leather and wooden goods
and much more!

All artisan fees are donated to the Sandwich Public Library to benefit youth art programs.
Sandwich Artisans was voted the “2011 Best Business in Sandwich” by the Sandwich Chamber of Commerce.

Sandwich Public Library at 142 Main Street, Sandwich, Mass.

Cape Cod Weekend Event Guide Saturday May 20th & Sunday May 21st

Happy  May weekend!!         Going to be a fun weekend on Cape Cod     if you have an event please add it here!! capecodweekend

Find your Cape Cod  cottage here many last minute deals!!

Search for all deals on Cape Cod Hotel, Motels, Inn and Resorts 

 JFK Hyannis Museum discount admission 

Cape Cod Art Museum Discount admission 

Saturday  May 20, 2017:

Zip Lining Adventure Park at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA (9:00 am)

Highland Lighthouse Tours in North Truro MA (10:00 am)

Art’s Dune Tours in Provincetown MA (10:00 am)

Color Me mine pottery studio in Mashpee MA (10:00 am)

Cape Cod Inflatable Water Park in West Yarmouth MA (10:00 am)

Blue Claw Seal Watch Adventure and Boat Tours in Orleans MA (all day)

Woods Hole Science Aquarium (11:00 am)

Cape Cod Restaurant Week Spring 2017 (12:00 pm)

Monomoy Island Excursions in Harwichport MA (1:00 pm)

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Falmouth Theatre Guild (7:30 pm)

Wrinkles, The Musical at Cape Cod Theater in Harwich MA (7:30 pm)

Sunday  May 21, 2017:

Zip Lining Adventure Park at Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich MA (9:00 am)

Highland Lighthouse Tours in North Truro MA (10:00 am)

Art’s Dune Tours in Provincetown MA (10:00 am)

Cape Cod Inflatable Water Park in West Yarmouth MA (10:00 am)

Color Me mine pottery studio in Mashpee MA (11:00 am)

Monomoy Island Excursions in Harwichport MA (1:00 pm)

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Falmouth Theatre Guild (2:00 pm)

Wrinkles, The Musical at Cape Cod Theater in Harwich MA (4:00 pm)

Cape Cod Restaurant Week Spring 2017 (10:00 pm)

Cape Cod Restaurant Week Spring 2017

The  2017   spring’s edition of Cape Cod Restaurant Week takes place Monday, May 15 through Sunday, May 21! During Restaurant Week, the best restaurants from Falmouth to Provincetown will offer three- and four-course exhibition menus for $25, $30 or $35. See some of your options below and check back regularly –

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Bistro on Main Chatham
Bluefish Sushi & Sake Bar Chatham

Brewster Fish House Brewster
Buca’s Tuscan Roadhouse

Cape Sea Grille, Harwich Port

CERTO’S TRATTORIA

Chathm Wine Bar Chatham
Chills Bistro at chillingsworth Brewster
Del Mar Bistro Chatham

Encore bistro  Dennis
Fin Restaurant Dennis

Five Bays Bistro, Osterville

Naked Oyster Bistro & Raw Bar, Hyannis

Nauset Beach Club Restaurant, Orleans
Ocean House, Dennisport
Oak  & Ember Whiskey Bar Mashpee

Ocean Terrace Brewster

Old Yarmouth Inn

Oysters 2  East Falmouth

PB Boulangerie Bistro Wellfleet
Pisces Restaurant & Bar Chatham

Primavera Ristorante  Yarmouth
The Red Inn Provincetown
The Red Pheasant Inn, Dennis

Red’s Restaurant @ Sea Crest, Falmouth
Scargo Café, Dennis

Siena Italian bar &Grill Restaurant, Mashpee

Sprindler’s  Provincetown

The Point Restaurant Provincetown
Torino Restaurant & Bar Hyannis MA
Trevi Café & Wine Bar Mashpee Commons
Van Rensselaer Restaurant Wellfleet
Viera Restaurant West Harwich MA
Wicked Oyster Wellfleet
Wicked Restaurant Mashpee
Wild Goose Tavern Chatham