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A Little Crime before Dinner Series

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Old Jail, 3353 Main St, Barnstable, MA

Barnstable Historical Society has become the caretaker of the c. 1690 Old Jail in Barnstable Village and, in celebration, is presenting  somewhat ligh-hearted lecture series that take a look at several infamous local crimes of the past. Free, donations appreciated.
September 20: The Murderous Baptist minister, Rev. Richeson. Presented by peaceful Baptist minister, Rev. Stepen Trimble. 5-6 pm

Wine & Music Wednesday, Sept. 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit, MA 02635

Featuring Dawna Hammers.

Wine and Music Wednesday is an open house held in our Gallery on the third Wednesday of every month from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, with wine tasting and live music.

The first event was held in March of 2010 and it has become a very popular event at the Center. It’s the perfect way to end your day, start your evening or just join friends for a night out looking at terrific art. Tickets are just $10 or $5 for members and are only available at the door.

Join us for a splendid selection of wines and live music!

Salon of Shorts Sept. 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit, MA 02635

Ongoing: 3rd Wednesday of every month, 7:30pm

Cotuit Center for the Arts offers an open mic series called Salon of Shorts on the third Wednesday of each month in the Art Studio. Award-winning poets, playwrights, and spoken word performers Christine Rathbun Ernst and Gregory Hischak host the series, which encompasses all types of performances: poetry, storytelling, essay reading, music, performance art, improv, and stand-up.

“Everyone has in them five minutes of good storytelling, song, stand-up—even genius,” said Ernst.

Rodgers, Hart, and Hammerstein

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 7:30pm to Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road, Cotuit, MA 02635

From the “Garrick Gaieties” to “Pal Joey” with lyricist Lorenz Hart and from “Oklahoma” to “The Sound of Music” with lyricist Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers wrote some of our most cherished music. Come hear some of their best known and lesser known songs. Join us! Featuring vocalist Stephanie Miele, with Glenn Starner-Tate on piano and John Wall on bass.  September 7-24: Thurs-Sat at 7:30pm, Sun at 2:00pm. Tickets $18, $15 for members

"Alphabet" exhibition

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 10:00am to Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 5:00pm
Chapman Art Gallery, 5 Main Street Cotuit, MA

The “Alphabet” show features 26 artists, each randomly assigned a letter as the basis for an artwork. F might be for flower, field, forest, fruit or Falmouth. Should be Fun and Fascinating. Running from Saturday, September 16 through Wednesday, October 4 at the Chapman Art Gallery.

An opening reception for the "Alphabet” show will be held from 5 to 7pm Saturday, September 16. Refreshments will be served. Admission is free.



Friday, September 8, 2017 to Monday, October 9, 2017
Cross Rip Gallery, 486 MA-28, Harwich Port, MA 02646

Exult in the vivid colors of fall  and the imaginative, colorful works of Cross Rip Gallery artists: Heather Blume, Hollis Fortune, Jim Cahoon, Dianne Longchamps, Jon Moore , Suzanne Packer, LIz Perry, Richard Perry and Georgene Riedl.  Paintings, sculpture, photography and prints.  Exhibit Opening September 8th, 5 pm-7 pm. Refreshments, live music. 
Open Hours: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 1pm-5 pm or by appointment or by chance

Treasures Fine Art Exhibit Sep 11-October 15

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Cape Cod Art Association, 3480 Rte. 6A/Main Street, Barnstable, MA 02630

What do you treasure most? Is it a place, a person, an object? Visit CCAA and see what our Juried Artist Members treasure most. From pastels to photography, come view work by talented local artists and vote for your favorite piece to win the coveted People's Choice Award.

Annual Fall for Harwich

Friday, September 1, 2017 to Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Harwich, MA

Celebrate Harwich with walking tours, art shows in the park, Cranberry Arts & Music Fest at Brooks Park, lobster roll lunch, farmers markets and more!

Yarmouth Art Guild Exhibit and Sale

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 11:00am to Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
Just Picked, 13 Willow Street, off Route 6A in Yarmouth Port

The Yarmouth Art Guild will feature a new weekly outdoor summer art exhibit and sale which will take place on Wednesdays beginning June 28th  at 11 am to 4 pm and run throughout the summer until Sept. 20th. The YAG artists will display original art, printed reproductions (both framed and unframed), ceramic tiles, cutting boards and greeting cards. Join us for this special new YAG adventure at the lovely well-known gift store. “Just Picked” and enjoy art and gifts that are unique and quite special!

Pier to Plate

Friday, May 26, 2017 to Monday, October 16, 2017
Cape Wide

Eat local fish this summer with Pier to Plate!

“If it’s Pier to Plate, you know it’s Cape caught.”
✔ Local ✔ Sustainable ✔ Delicious

On Memorial Day weekend, the Cape Cod Commercial Fishermen’s Alliance launched an exciting new program, Pier to Plate, to create demand for lesser-known seafood. A small group of area restaurants, a fish market and a catering company will serve locally-caught dogfish and skate to their customers throughout the summer. A full list of participants is available at