Doug the Quahog has predicted 75 days of sunny beach weather for Summer 2019 on Cape Cod!
Boston 25 Morning News anchor Gene Lavanchy helped kick off summer on Cape Cod as emcee of the 11th Annual Quahog Day, held Friday, June 21 at the oceanfront Sea Crest Beach Hotel Opens a New Window. in North Falmouth. He worked alongside Cape Cod’s infamous “Doug”—the region’s beloved official Quahog since 2009—who delivered his highly anticipated annual summer forecast to the crowd in attendance.
Quahog Day, presented by the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce and sponsored in 2019 by Cape Air Opens a New Window. , is a true rite of passage into summer for Cape Cod residents and visitors alike. During the event, Doug is 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 Opens a New Window. .
Come witness history in the making! Join us every June when Doug delivers his annual prediction! Limited edition tees provided by Cape Cod Textile will be available for purchase.
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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!