To some, the fall is their favorite time of year. To Cape Codders and people visiting the cape, “fall” can be seen as a dirty word. Let’s be honest, no one ever wants to put their flip flops or beach chairs away. However, in the most recent years the Cape has been trying to become more of a year round destination by hosting many festivals and restaurant Cape Cod fall events. Whether you’re local or visiting, our Cape Cod team can make travel arrangements, run errands, and so much more to save you time and energy. Leave the details to us.
The fall is becoming a bustling time – come check out these fun Cape Cod Fall events!
“Heritage Museums & Gardens is the place to be for Halloween fun in our community! We are proud to partner with the Sandwich Public Schools, and the Sandwich Public Library to offer this family-friendly event that will provide sweet memories for all ages.” The festival is happening October 27th, 2018 from 5:00-9:00pm.
“The Wellfleet OysterFest is an annual celebration of the town’s famous oysters, clams and its deep-rooted shellfishing traditions. Wellfleet’s town center comes alive for this two-day family festival that brings together locals and visitors for a weekend full of food, art, music, fun and games. The ‘Fest happens annually the weekend after Columbus Day, October 19 & 20, 2018. Please check the Schedule of Activities for Main Street activities which take place on Saturday and Sunday, and Around Town for additional activities starting Friday, October 12th.”
The eighth annual Cape Cod Brew Fest will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the Cape Cod Fairgrounds. Join this celebration of American craft brewers and sample from 100+ breweries and more than 300 styles of beer. The event will have one session from 2-5:30pm. The festival will feature live music by Steve Demers and food vendors.
“The Cape Cod Marathon, Relay and Half is a unique event because it is staged by the Falmouth Track Club (it’s local running club) and is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. Nearly 800 volunteers including medical teams, radio amateurs, Civil Air Patrol, local and state police, students, and scores of interested folks volunteer year after year. All courses are run around the scenic town of Falmouth. The courses include such landmarks as the Nobska Lighthouse, cranberry bogs, the legendary Shining Sea Bikeway, the quaint fishing village of Woods Hole and the grand vistas of Martha’s Vineyard and the endless seashores.” Cape Cod Marathon Weekend is October 26 & 27, 2019.
“Enjoy Halloween in Provincetown, experience the haunts, decorated businesses and homes, haunted ghost tours, and costume balls!” Halloween week is happening from October 30 – November 2, 2019.
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published August 29th, 2016 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.