From: Thursday, Aug 15th, 2019
To: Sunday, Aug 25th, 2019
P Town Carnival – One of the hottest Summer events in the USA.
Provincetown has become famous as a gay resort destination, seeing hundreds of thousands of gay boys and girls enjoying the Summer months, the carnival parade starts at the Harbor Hotel, 698 Commercial Street at 3 PM.
Other events inlcude, Brass Key Guesthouse Pool Party, the Richie Rich Vendor Fair, The Costume Ball, a Boat Cruise, spectacular T Dances, and the official closing party at the Crown & Anchor.
The festival has become a multi-day themed extravaganza including a parade that attracts over 80 entries annually. The event is a cross between a Pride parade, Mardi Gras and a Halloween parade.
Provincetown lies at the very end of Cape Cod, on the so-called “Outer Cape.” The western and northern reaches of Provincetown are dominated by the pristine, wind-swept dunes, beaches, and sea grass of Cape Cod National Seashore, and the northern section of town fronts the frothy Atlantic Ocean.
Finding the right place to stay can sometimes be difficult as the beat places book out fast, especially the ones close to the gay bars and clubs, as you can see from the map there are not many that will keep you in the heart of all the fun,
Here are the hotels we recommend that have good reviews and keep you close to all the action
Gay Map of Provincetown
Provincetown itself has two main drags, Commercial Street and Bradford Street. P’town can be divided into three sections, the quiet and peaceful West End, the bustling downtown center, and the East End, which has a number of galleries and guesthouses.
Video Of Provincetown Carnival
Amazing highlights of the colourful and wild Provincetown Carnival in August.
Recommended Hotels in Provincetown
Provincetown has more than 25+ upscale gay owned and operated guest houses and hotels that offer a unique New England welcome, warm hospitality and great breakfasts and amenities. Here are our top recommendations. Book early as space is limited!
Gabriel’s, 4 Star
This historic Provincetown hotel, located in the heart of Provincetown, boasts a large courtyard and gardens as well as free WiFi access.
Anchor Inn, 4 Star
Great Irish Breakfast
Rooms are uniquely decorated and with large windows and balconies at the Anchor Inn Beach House. The rooms have antique-style furnishings
Beaconlight, 4 Star
Central Guest House
The Beaconlight Guest House features rooms with an en suite bathroom, a flat-screen TV with DVD player, & a refrigerator.
Inn at Cook Street
Tranquil, 4 Star
In the heart of Provincetown’s art gallery district, originally built in 1836. It features unique, individually decorated guest rooms