La Tavola - Mashpee

Best Bets for August on Cape Cod

With six weeks of summer to go, it’s time to get serious. August on Cape Cod is jam-packed with annual events that take all your favorite summer activities and turn them (way) up a notch.

Some favorites not to miss:

Commercial Street, Provincetown - credit Ben Nugent

Cape Cod Road Trip: Provincetown

Regardless of the time of year, Provincetown always knows how to throw a party. This is why the region’s outermost community is perfectly situated at the tip of the 65-mile long stretch known as Cape Cod. No matter how long it takes to get there, the drive is always worth it because a party awaits.

Rolling out the Red Carpet

Bay State Cruise Co.

4 Easy Ways for Bostonians to Enjoy Cape Cod Without a Car

It's no secret that Cape Cod is the summer getaway of choice for Bostonians, however, summer paradise comes with a cost—traffic. For urbanites who would rather read instead of navigating potential delays (or those that don't own a car), there are several hassle-free options from the city to the Cape by plane, train, bus or boat.

Photo Credit - Katie Noble Photography

Wedding Invitation Dilemma: Kids or No Kids?

As you begin to plan your Cape Cod wedding and start to pull together your guest list, one question will arise - do you invite kids to your wedding?  For some couples the answer is an easy yes or no, but below we will review some of the ways to handle the question of having kids at your wedding as well as ways to entertain them if they stick around.

Wellfleet Beaches, credit Ben Nugent

Cape Cod Road Trip: Wellfleet

Wellfleet is known for its oysters. And with its annual OysterFest in October - now a highly anticipated Cape Cod tradition - the small Outer Cape town willingly embraces this creature of the sea.

Kids Fishing, credit Paul Scharff

Kid Approved! Indoor and Outdoor Family Fun on Cape Cod

While the beaches are the main attraction on Cape Cod, there are plenty of family-friendly parks, amusement centers and nautical activities to keep kids of all ages and their parents entertained all day.

Falmlouth Bike & Carriage Parade - 4th of July

Patriotic Fun on Cape Cod this Independence Day!

Looking for ways to make the most of your seaside Independence Day celebrating on Cape Cod? From village parades and jaw-dropping fireworks displays to patriotic concerts that will have you singing right along, here's a round-up of just some of the ways you can show your red, white and blue stripes this Fourth of July!


Cape Cod Canal Railroad Bridge - credit Paul Scharff

Where to Find Postcard-Perfect Views of Cape Cod

While Cape Cod is most widely known as New England's summer playground, it also offers some of the most scenic views on the East coast. From stunning sunsets to iconic bridges and lively street scenes, here are the best places for picture-perfect memories

Captain Frosty's Fish & Chips

Our Picks: Best Places for Fish & Chips on Cape Cod

Sure, the dish originated in actual England, but Cape Cod restaurants have made golden-fried fish and chips distinctly their own. After a long day at the beach or at a table by the water, these favorite spots for fish and chips will have you hooked.