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AREA EVENTS

Spring

Stay at Captain Tom Lawrence House Inn, and experience so much more! Here are some of our favorite Cape Cod events and things to do.
  • Daffodil Days at Spohr Gardens - Experience the sheer beauty of thousands of daffodils! 
  • Woods Hole Boat Show ? A beautiful setting to display models of boats of all types. 
  • Nobska Lighthouse Public Viewing - Watching over the waters of Vineyard Sound since 1876, the lighthouse is open to the public on a limited scheduled basis through August. 
  • Falmouth Farmer's Market (through mid-October) ? A wide variety of vendors offer their products of the season. 
  • Falmouth Commodores of the famed Cape Cod Baseball League ? The best of college baseball, through early August. 
  • Strawberry Festival ? Celebrating Falmouth's tradition of strawberry growing. Fresh lobster rolls, baked goods, and fun.

Summer

  • Falmouth Town Band Concerts ? on Falmouth Harbor 
  • College Light Opera Company ? A variety of American summer stock theater. 
  • Fourth of July Fireworks ? A spectacular fireworks display over Vineyard Sound near Falmouth Heights Beach. 
  • Annual Arts & Crafts Street Fair ? Traditional arts and crafts in a historic village setting. 
  • Barnstable County Fair - An annual summer tradition on Cape Cod for more than 170 years. 
  • Woods Hole Film Festival ? Screening productions from New England?based independent filmmakers. 
  • Falmouth Road Race ? Elite runners join thousands of others in this world-class running event along the shore from Woods Hole to Falmouth Heights. 
  • Falmouth Dream Cruise Car Show ? Antique and classic cars on display in various settings throughout the town.

Autumn into Winter

  • Harvest Festival ? Autumn festivities and family fun at the Barnstable County Fairgrounds. 
  • Cape Cod Marathon (and half-marathon) ? A weekend of running on a stunning course. 
  • Holidays at Highfield Hall ? Holiday decor and music in a magnificently restored home. 
  • Holidays by the Sea Weekend ? A festive weekend throughout the town. 
  • Christmas Parade - Southeastern Massachusetts' largest holiday parade featuring theme decorated floats, marching bands, live animals, costumed characters, and Santa Claus.