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Best Museums on Cape Cod

Children in a Museum

For those who want to take a break from the cooler temperatures outdoors, we’ve put together a list of some of the best museums around the Cape.

The Sandwich Glass Museum
Sandwich

This is a wonderful place to learn about the town history of Sandwich and how the glass industry has contributed to the local community and the world. The museum [...]

Best Winter Hikes & Walks on Cape Cod

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With about six weeks of winter remaining, we wanted to share some of the best winter hiking and walking spots on the Cape for those of you who want to enjoy the outdoors.

Cape Cod Canal

This eight mile paved walking path runs between the Sagamore and Bourne bridges. There are wonderful water views and several historic spots along the way.

Cape Cod Rail [...]

Cape Cod Holiday Events in December 2017

Christmas Tree

‘Tis the season to join in on some of the Christmas and New Year’s festivities around Cape Cod! Here are some of the wonderful events taking place this month.
 

Gardens Aglow in Sandwich
Weekends through December 30th

Heritage Museums & Gardens hosts this annual holiday event featuring over 10 miles of beautiful lights. Enjoy family friendly [...]

Cape Cod Thanksgiving Events 2017

Thanksgiving Dinner

Cape Cod is an ideal place to celebrate Thanksgiving with family, friends, and festivities. Here are some of the holiday events happening on and around the Cape this year.


America's Hometown Thanksgiving Celebration
November 17 - 19, 2017
Plymouth

This three-day celebration is a wonderful opportunity to embrace the history of our nation and [...]

July 4th Guide for Cape Cod 2017

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        FIREWORKS

FRIDAY, JUNE 30

Mashpee: 9:15 p.m. at Mashpee High School, 500 Old Barnstable Road as part of community picnic (July 1 rain date)

SUNDAY, JULY 2

Orleans: at dusk at Rock Harbor Beach, Rock Harbor Road (July 6 rain date)

MONDAY, JULY 3

Nantucket: At dusk at Jetties Beach, Bathing Beach Road (July 5 rain date)

TUESDAY, JULY 4

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Dogs Banned From Popular Mashpee Beach

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Dogs Banned From Popular Mashpee Beach

By SAM HOUGHTON    May 4, 2017

Dogs, whether with leashes or without, have been banned from Popponesset   Spit for the season.

A newsletter from Save Popponesset Bay sent out April 27 reads that no dogs would be allowed on the beach from April 1 until Labor Day in September in order to protect

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