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Best Fall Farmers' Markets on Cape Cod

From tart tomatoes to gorgeous gourds, farmers' markets across Cape Cod spill over into September with the best of late summer produce and autunn must-haves, like pumpkins, cranberries and mums. Here's where to go to sample some of the freshest farm-to-fork food and goods that Cape Cod has to offer.

Chatham, credit Paul Scharff

Cape Cod Road Trip: Chatham

"Jaws" may have been filmed on Martha’s Vineyard, but it is Chatham that has become the unofficial home of the great white shark.

Sailboat in Fall on Cape Cod - credit Paul Scharff

Five Reasons We Love September on Cape Cod

The days are getting shorter, but there's still plenty of summer fun left on Cape Cod. Take advantage of warm waters, uncrowded beaches and smooth passage over the bridges, and dive into a more intimate Cape experience.

Here's how to make the most of what may just be our favorite month on Cape Cod.

Take a Beach Day

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.

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