Cape Cod Quahog Day

Cape Cod Quahog Day

SAVE THE DATE: The 11th Annual Quahog Day will be held Friday, June 21, 2019 at the oceanfront Sea Crest Beach Hotel in North Falmouth!

At the 10th Annual Quahog Day ceremony at Pilot House Restaurant overlooking Sandwich Marina, Cape Cod's beloved mascot Doug the Quahog predicted a whopping 67 beach days for the Cape in Summer 2018.

Quahog Day was held on the First Day of Summer - June 21, 2018 - and was emceed by Cape Cod native and WCVB-TV Boston anchor and reporter Doug Meehan.

The Quahog Day tradition has become a rite of passage into summer for many Cape Cod residents and visitors. Kicking off the summer season, Doug the Quahog makes his highly anticipated annual summer beach forecast through his human sidekick, Johnny Quahog of Quahog Republic. During the event, he's escorted by a trusty Quahog Security Detail, a team of black-suited men and women armed with clamming rakes. Read the stories of some of Doug's loyal Quahog Security Members.

Come witness history in the making! Join us on the First Day of Summer every year when Doug delivers his annual prediction!

The 10th Annual Quahog Day was sponsored by Rockland Trust.

Be on Doug Watch all year long: Like Doug on Facebook, follow him on Twitter and find him on Instagram!

Watch video from the 10th Annual Quahog Day! Video footage provided by Shoreline Media Productions.

Check out Doug's theme song, written by composer Andrew Rapo and nominated for a 2014 New England Emmy Award!




Ever wonder how Doug the Quahog first launched from the dinner plate right into the spotlight? "Behind the Mollusk: The Story of Johnny & Doug" traces Doug’s story from start to finish...the life of this successful New England Prognosticator lies much deeper than his hard shell! Check out Doug's story in the video below!

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