Cape Cod Events
Cape Cod wraps itself around a pristine bay with white, sandy beaches that change with every tide. Such is the nature of Cape Cod’s events. Artisans and aficionados alike gather here, and creativity thrives apart from the daily hustle and bustle. Couples, groups of friends, and solo travelers enjoy coming to our lovely inn to rediscover treasured activities and encounter new adventures that await them.
- Striking works of art, of varying mediums, created by inspiring painters, sculptors, weavers, and potters
- A 100-year tradition of professional live theater and music on the cultural Cape from blues and jazz to orchestral symphony
- Indoor and outdoor museums featuring everything from stoic sculptures to maritime history
- A myriad of foods like fresh sea salt, local produce, and seafood which can be found at charming farmers markets and at exclusive dining establishments, prepared by world-class chefs
- Wine nurtured in our seaside microclimate and craft beer from a long tradition of ocean-going grog
We love to assist our guests and would be happy to help plan your dream Cape Cod getaway. Our innkeepers can help create an experience unique to you and your sense of adventure. If you’re interested in concerts, museums, galleries, literary readings and author signings, antiquing, seashell gathering, whale and seal watching, kite sailing, kayaking, fly fishing, sunset gazing, history, and architecture, then you’re in the right place. Our historic bed and breakfast is only minutes away from countless area attractions and offers a place to spend quality time after a long day of adventure.
Annual Cape Cod Events
Cape Cod Rhododendron Festival
Heritage Museums and Gardens boasts galleries that exhibit American folk art, a vintage carousel, and more. Experience thousands of radiant flowers and related art and activities at Cape Cod’s Rhododendron Festival.
Daffodil Days at Spohr Garden
Stroll through a breathtaking, 6-acre garden that is open to the public in early spring. Visitors observe the thousands of colorful daffodils swaying in the breeze during Daffodil Days at Spohr Garden.
Brewster in Bloom
Locals and visitors alike celebrate the warm sun and beautiful blooms during the Brewster in Bloom Festival. Peruse antiques and enjoy live music, marathons, and more.
Provincetown Jazz Festival
The Provincetown Jazz Festival captures cool vibes and brings them to this charming section of New England. Sway your hips to the sound of walking bass lines and a brassy chorus carried in by a gentle summer breeze.
Hyannis Art Shanties
Each summer, the cultural scene of Hyannis and Cape Cod celebrate creativity and emerging artists with Hyannis Art Shanties. Stroll through Hyannis Harbor to meet local artists and leave with some unique, original artwork.
Cape Cod Greek Festival
This annual Grecian festival attracts thousands of visitors from across the country to sample delicious Mediterranean cuisine and celebrate Greek culture. Enjoy live music, folk dancing, raffles, shopping, and more at this exciting cultural event.
Woods Hole Film Festival
Attend film screenings, workshops, panel discussions, staged readings, special events, awards ceremonies, and more during the annual Woods Hole Film Festival. This eight-day showcase features a myriad of independent films to ponder.
Passionate cyclists, volunteers, and generous donors assemble for the Pan-Mass Challenge to raise money for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Racing to the finish line, the athletes have a larger goal in mind than just winning. They aim to fundraise for a good cause.
Provincetown Carnival Week
Less than an hour away, Provincetown hosts a weeklong celebration of the LGBTQ community through various parties, art fairs, parades, costume balls, and more. Travelers from around the country gather to partake in Provincetown Carnival Week.
Annual Cape Cod Food Truck Festival
Taste the flavors of Cape Cod and sample delicious bites from some of the region’s most popular food trucks while sipping tasty craft beers and enjoying the fresh air. The Cape Cod Food Truck Festival is a great way to try the local cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere.
Pops by the Sea
Treat yourself to a moving performance by the beloved Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra. At the Hyannis Village Green, allow the breathtaking scenery and moving music at Pops by the Sea to fill your soul with inspired energy.
Annual CraftFest Cotuit
Check out handmade crafts and gorgeous works of art at CraftFest Cotuit. Listen to the live music, grab a delicious lobster roll, and peruse the unique vendors with products such as stained glass, mystery novels, jewelry, beach scenes, macrame, and more.
Cape Cod Chowder Festival
Sample the best Clam Chowder you can find in New England at the Annual Chowderfest. It’s an excellent opportunity to meet and mingle with locals while trying different takes on a favorite dish.
Cape Cod Jazz Festival
Revel in a magical experience and admire the talent of extraordinary musicians at the Cape Cod Jazz Festival. Overlooking Pleasant Bay, this affair sets the scene for a memorable evening.
The Hydrangea Festival
Wander through ethereal gardens exploding with pleasant aromas and vibrant colors when you attend the Hydrangea Festival. Meet international horticulturalists and speak with our innkeeper about her prized hydrangea collection.
The Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival
Allow the sounds of masterfully-orchestrated music to surround you during a mesmerizing performance at the Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival.
Help support and sustain Wellfleet’s shellfishing communities and aquaculture industries when you attend the Wellfleet OysterFest. Shuck oysters, sample some of the best shellfish and appreciate Cape Cod’s local music scene.
Annual Harwich Arts & Music Cranberry Festival
Listen to a series of musical performances in an outdoor setting and browse local arts, crafts, and cuisine at flea markets and craft fairs during the Harwich Arts & Music Cranberry Festival.
How do you like your scallops? Whether you prefer them pan-seared or deep-fried, the scallops at Cape Cod’s Annual Scallop Fest are some of the best you can find in New England.
Harbor to the Bay Bike Ride
Ride for a good cause on the Harbor to the Bay Bike Ride. By participating in and supporting this athletic event, you help improve community awareness of HIV/AIDS and support organizations that advance the quality of care available for those diagnosed.
Cape Cod Brew Fest
Order a flight of unique, craft beers provided by over 100 breweries. With hundreds of styles to quench your thirst, the Cape Cod Brew Fest continues to draw a large crowd each year.
Hyannis Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and Marathon Team Relay
Athletes and runners travel to participate in the Hyannis Marathon. Challenge your endurance, choose between different race distances, and make your way to the finish line.
Holiday Festival at Taylor Bray Farm
Celebrate the holiday season when you visit the Taylor-Bray Farm and delight in delicious homemade baked goods, crafty decor, and more.
Book Your Dream Vacation with the Inn at Yarmouth Port
If the enticement of the best Cape Cod events is enough to lure you to visit, treat yourself to a dreamy getaway when you choose to stay at the Inn at Yarmouth Port. We have an array of elegant accommodations perfectly suited for your vacation needs. Relax and restore between escapades on the Cape and admire the essence of this charming peninsula within our walls. While you stay busy exploring the cultural, natural, and culinary aspects of the Cape, we’ll do everything in our power to assure your stay with us is one for the books.
Cultural Center of Cape Cod | Monday, February 25, 2019 Listen to the marvelous melodies of Mezzo-soprano Sarah Craft and pianist Deirdre Brenner. Their recital proudly includes beautiful pieces from both …