Plimoth Plantation

Why History Buffs Love Cape Cod

There's more to Cape Cod than sandy beaches and breathaking vistas. The peninsula, first settled by the Wampanoag tribe long before the Pilgrims came ashore in Provincetown, is full of archaeological gems, presidential pride and plenty of the nation’s firsts. Here are the best spots to soak in history and culture as you start exploring.

Early roots

Shui Spa - Cape Cod

Where to Celebrate Valentine's Day on Cape Cod

If you're looking for alone time with your sweetie this Valentine's Day (or Valentine's Weekend), Cape Cod is the perfect destination for a relaxing and romantic getaway. Experience delicious dining without the crowds, take in a stunning sunset, or do a little window shopping with your loved one.

Relax with a massage

Cape Cod Children's Museum, credit Dan Cutrona

Best Bets: February School Vacation Fun on Cape Cod

February School Vacation Week is almost here, and Cape Cod is in full swing, whether you’re looking for ways to keep cooped-up kids busy or playing hooky right along with them.

Here are some of our favorite ideas for family fun!

Live and learn

Family on Nauset Beach

Here's Why You Should Plan Your Cape Cod Vacation Now

Sure, it's the middle of winter in New England and the immediate priority is planning what to serve while watching the Patriots play in their tenth Super Bowl. But after all the chicken wings and guacamole have been gobbled up, consider moving on to the next big action item: finalizing your travel plans to Cape Cod.

Chatham Squire

Best Bets for Winter Nightlife on Cape Cod

With 2018 still less than a month old, there’s time to set some resolutions for the new year. But instead of setting the bar high, why not aim for something achievable AND fun like exploring the abundance of nightlife adventures that exist here on the Cape.

DJ's Family Sports Pub

Pats Nation: Our Top Picks for Celebrating the Super Bowl on Cape Cod

Once again, the New England Patriots are headed to the Super Bowl! Which means the countdown is on to figure out where and how you’ll be cheering on Tom Brady and our beloved Patriots (and hey, if you’re not a Pats or Eagles fan, it’s still a great excuse to gorge on food and football).

Cape Cod Symphony, credut Jerome Karter

Best Bets for January

New year, new you! January isn’t just the best month to start fresh, it’s also a perfect time to seek out something new on Cape Cod. Here are your best bets for exploring this month—and keeping those resolutions.

Get organized.

First Night Chatham

Welcome the New Year on Cape Cod!

If your travels take you to Cape Cod for New Year’s, don’t even think about going to bed early on December 31. There’s plenty of indoor and outdoor art, music and family-friendly events up and down the coast to keep the revelry going well into the night.

Cape Cod Children's Museum

10 Kid-Approved Activities for Christmas Break on Cape Cod

Mary Poppins might not be available to entertain the kiddos during Christmas break, but fortunately Cape Cod is full of activities for both parents and kids regardless of the weather. Get some fresh air, opt for special exhibits at museums, or get a taste of summer right on the Cape in the middle of winter.