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Hyannis Village Christmas Stroll and Holiday Events 2017

This year’s Hyannis Village Christmas Stroll will be Saturday, December 2nd, rain or shine.  Activities will revolve around major events on Main Street and the Waterfront

Hyannis Village Christmas Stroll and Holiday Events 2017

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday’s events kick off with a 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. seating with the family favorite “Breakfast with Santa” at the British Beer Company. Tickets are available at the British Beer Company and at the Hyannis Chamber of Commerce for $8.00 each and must be purchased in advance. Breakfast with Santa is sponsored by the Greater Hyannis Chamber of Commerce.

Ice Skating and Ice Sculpting

A very exciting addition to this year’s stroll is the “Little Lorusso Skating Rink”!  Lace up your own skates or choose from the collection of (free) loaners and experience outdoor skating on the Street!  Warm up with a cup of hot cocoa in “The Daily Paper” warming house; an inflatable structure serving up both goodies and warmth!

Watch as a local artist, “Chip” carves ice sculptures at the JFK Hyannis Museum, take a break and listen as members of the Hyannis Rotary Club read Christmas stories, watch a candy cane demonstration and write letters to Santa at Kandy Korner!  Listen to the sounds of Sturgis Charter School’s “Jam Band” who will be performing electronic/rock versions of Christmas classics.

Santa Meet & Greets on Main Street

Santa will be arriving at noon by antique fire truck in front of Rockland Trust and Bella of Cape Cod. Santa will be meeting & greeting children outside Bella of Cape Cod until 1pm before heading over to Katie’s Ice Cream from 1:30pm- 2:30pm for another meet and greet session.

There will be a variety of free activities throughout the day including the annual Cookie Stroll Contest in which visitors can vote for their favorite cookie from participating businesses and Santa’s Reindeer Roundup, a scavenger hunt to find all of Santa’s hidden reindeer with prizes for participants. Cranberry Shores Carolers and a new addition this year is Centertonix, an a cappella group from Cotuit Center for the Arts, will be singing throughout the street & there will be food sampling from various restaurants. Face painting, plenty of children’s arts & crafts activities throughout the street and Trolley rides will be offered to take visitors around the downtown.

Enjoy the fun custom wreaths on the street poles along Main Street that have been designed by the talented children of the Barnstable High School special needs program.

Santa’s Boat Parade

Santa’s Boat Parade will immediately follow the stroll. Beginning at 3:15 PM, there will be chowder, hot chocolate, coffee and cookies for sale, holiday music by Cool 102, and children’s arts and crafts at the harbor. At 4:30p.m., weather permitting, everyone will gather at Bismore Park at the docks to enjoy the beautifully decorated boat parade. See the boats enter the harbor as harbor businesses and homes light up to welcome Santa. There will be free parking near Bismore Park, plus food, drinks and music. At 5:00 Santa will arrive by boat and make his way to the Visitor Center where he will meet & greet children. Winners of the Best Decorated Boat will be announced at 5:30 PM. If there is inclement weather, check the BID Facebook page for updates on the boat parade.

Northeast Sea Glass Expo 2017 in Hyannis MA

The North American Sea Glass Association will hold the 2017 Sea Glass Festival at the Resort & Northeast Sea Glass Expo 2017 in Hyannis MAConference Center at Hyannis  over Columbus Day weekend  Saturday, October 7 and Sunday, October 9! Show hours are 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday.

There will be sea glass, beachstones, seashells and driftwood artisans. We will have lectures, movies and door prizes. Admission is $5.00.  children under 12 are free


The Resort & Conference Center
35 Scudder Road
Hyannis, MA 02061

Cape Cod Beer Oktoberfest 2017 in Hyannis MA

Cape Cod Beer’s Annual Oktoberfest will be held on Saturday, September 23rd
11AM – 4PM 

Free admission, come celebrate beer with us!

Special Beer Release!

Brats & Dogs

Hot pretzels & beer cheese

Live music from Polka Dan & Beetbox Band!

Outdoor Irish pub from Inflatable Pubs Cape Cod!

Oktoberfest games & prizes!

Prize for best costume!

1336 Phinneys Lane Hyannis

Love Local Fest Summer 2017 in Hyannis MA

LoveLocal Fest  will be hosting 2 local family friendly festivals during the summer   on Sunday July 30th and  September 24th    11am to dusk.

It celebrates   the community (of locals + visitors alike) and showcase the incredible collection of Cape Cod’s homegrown artists, artisans, designers, farmers, food trucks, musicians, and other independent makers while listening to local live music all day!


This is a free + family friendly event so make a day of it, pack the cooler, bring the kids + the doggies and enjoy your local!

Cape Cod Melody Tent Brew Festival 2017 in Hyannis MA

The 4th  Annual Melody Tent Brew Festival in Hyannis will be held on Saturday July 8th 6pm-9pm   will include some of the best craft brews available, all right here under the tent. Cape Cod Melody Tent Brew Festival 2017 in Hyannis MA

Swell Brewery sampling Mighty Swell Mango, Mighty Swell Lemon, Mighty Swell Peach and Mighty Swell Grapefruit.

Hog Island Beer Company

Devil’s Purse

Tenth and Blake

Berkshire Brewing Company


Cape Cod Beer

Ipswich Brewery

Stony Creek

Barrel House Z
Pilsner Urquell

…and many more to be announced!

21 West Main Street
Hyannis, MA 02601

Cape Cod Mall July 2017 Carnival in Hyannis MA

Rockwell Amusements, a spectacular traveling amusement company is returning to Cape Cod Mall in Hyannis to provide entertainment and thrilling attractions for the whole family to enjoy!
Discount coupons will be available at Simon Guest Services for the unlimited rides bracelet nights.  Cape Cod Mall July 2017 Carnival in Hyannis MA

The carnival will run Thursday, July 6 to Sunday, July 9.
Hours of operation will be 6 PM to 10 PM daily.
Unlimited Ride Wristbands are $25 per person per day – available at the carnival daily. Purchase between 6 PM and 9 PM and ride until close.

Hyannis & Barnstable’s 2017 Fourth of July fireworks & Parades

Barnstable’s annual Fourth of July festivities kick off  Tuesday July 4th 2017

Here’s the schedule of events that you and your family can enjoy.

Barnstable July 4th Events

Barnstable/West Barnstable – parade and village activities
Hyannisport Beach Club 2K run/parade
Centerville parade
Cotuit: parade
Hyannisport: parade
Hyannis Inner Harbor Boat Parade
Hyannis: parade
Town Band entertains on the Village Green, Hyannis
7pm to Dusk
Free concert with Funktapuss at Aselton Park
9pm (rain date, Saturday, September 2nd)
Fireworks, shot off from a barge in Lewis Bay
(rain date for fireworks only, Saturday, September 2nd.)

Cape Cod Mall June Carnival 2017 in Hyannis MA

Rockwell Amusements, a spectacular traveling amusement company, is returning to Cape Cod Mall to provide entertainment and thrilling attractions for wholesome family fun from Wednesday June 14th to Sunday June 18th.  Cape Cod Mall June  Carnival 2017 in Hyannis MA

Unlimited Ride wristbands will be available for $25 per person per day. Discount coupons for the Unlimited Ride wristbands will be available at the Mall Management Office beginning June 1st. Wristbands can be used on the following days:

Wednesday & Thursday – purchase between 6PM & 9PM and ride until close

Saturday – purchase between 3PM & 7PM and ride until close

Sunday – purchase between 1PM and 5PM and ride until 6PM


Wednesday, 6/14 – Friday, 6/16: 6PM – 10PM

Saturday, 6/17: 3PM-11PM

Sunday, 6/18: 1PM-9PM

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