Don't let the cool temps fool you, spring is now officially upon us! Here are the best ways to celebrate high seas, gorgeous blooms, beautiful beaches and more as Cape Cod awakens for the season.
Mashpee. It’s the summer home of Patriots’ owner Robert Kraft and the comedy writer-director duo the Farrelly brothers. There’s a good reason the Cape Cod community has such celebrity cachet, but Mashpee is much more than a tourist destination for the rich and the famous.
A Taste of Mashpee
As the clock springs forward, you’ll find as many reasons on Cape Cod to linger in the winter moment as to leap into springtime action. You can slow down to savor the last of the quiet season (cue empty, windswept beaches and cozy inns) or get a jumpstart on outdoor adventures as Cape landscapes come to life with everything from blooms to whale tails. Either way, take your time.
Outside of Ireland, Massachusetts could very well be the most vibrant place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Don your green for the festivities on Cape Cod - from neighborhood celebrations to authentic Irish beer and bagpipes!
In her classic tribute to this sandy peninsula, singer Patti Page sang wistfully of “miles of green beneath a sky of blue.” While the lyrics were penned 60 years ago, the message remains timeless.
Seafood abounds on Cape Cod for obvious reasons. We are surrounded by water on all sides. Local seafood is fresh and delicious, which is why so many local chefs plan their menus around its bounty.
Cape Cod offers more than majestic beaches. Here are the top spots for free tours, priceless views from atop lighthouses and towers, and peaceful walks along hundreds of miles of shores and marshes – starting from the bridges and traveling all the way to Provincetown at the Cape’s tip.
Gorgeous beaches. Seaside charm. Unique venues. A childhood connection. There are many reasons why thousands of people each year choose to exchange their wedding vows on Cape Cod. And there are just as many options for celebrating your special day, whether it be inside an elegant resort, amidst a sea of hydrangeas, at a historic monument, or under a tent with the sand between your toes.
Here’s to the friends who make life fun—even when the car breaks down, the dinner-party chicken is still frozen in the oven, or the babysitter is a no-show. They’re the magicians who turn tears into laughter and make workday woes vanish.