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!

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Bucatino Wine Bar & Restaurant - Cape Cod

Date Night on Cape Cod

Whether you’re on a romantic Valentine's Day getaway, celebrating with your best girlfriends, or simply in the mood for something delicious, an excellent “Date Night” meal on Cape Cod is never too far away. 

Town Neck Beach/Sandwich Boardwalk - credit Greta Georgieva

Favorite Winter Walks on Cape Cod

There’s much to be said for cozying up indoors when the snow falls, but after the flakes have settled, walking along the snow-covered beaches is one of the Cape’s greatest winter pleasures. On gray days when the ground and branches are bare, the stretches of deserted shoreline and ocean horizons (and a good cup of coffee afterward) will cure any blues.

Super Bowl on Cape Cod

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 Rams fan, it’s still a great excuse to gorge on food and football).

Naukabout Brewery - credit Ben Nugent

Best Places for Grown-Up Winter Fun on Cape Cod

Cape Cod is known as a family-friendly beach destination… which it is. But what about the grown-ups? What is there for us to do when the weather is chilly, we don’t have kids in tow, and we still want to explore one of New England’s best weekend getaways?

Sandwich Boardwalk - credit Paul Scharff

Journey Around Cape Cod: 21 Memorable Landmarks and Lighthouses

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.

Cape Cod Coffee

Recharge at Cape Cod's Favorite Coffee Shops

Massachusetts regularly ranks as one of the highest coffee consuming states in the country, and Cape Cod offers a bevy of specialty coffee shops and cafes to satisfy that insatiable need. Here are some of our best bets as you set out in search of a great cup of java.

Family on Nauset Beach

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

Sure, it's winter in New England and the immediate priority is planning what to serve while watching the Patriots play in Sunday's NFL playoffs. 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.

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.

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