LGBT in Provincetown

Provincetown Carnival

Mardi Gras, drag queens, flowery floats: this is the ultimate gay party event in this gay party town, attracting some 90,000 revelers over the entire third week of August.
LGBT in Provincetown

Women's Week

A weeklong celebration of women, sponsored by the Women Innkeepers of Provincetown (, with events and entertainment from big-name performers and comics in LGBT culture.
Fireworks in Provincetown

Independence Day Celebration

P-town's weekend of gay 'circuit' dance parties and, of course, a July 4 parade and fireworks over Provincetown Harbor (view from any bayside beach).
Cultural in Provincetown

Provincetown Portuguese Festival

A celebration of the town's Portuguese heritage. Includes the blessing of the fishing fleet and lots of home-cooked food.
Film in Provincetown

Provincetown International Film Festival

A fine excuse for Hollywood to come to Provincetown in mid-June. You can count on director John Waters to show.