Events

Apr
15
Sat
Whale-watching and Seal-watching Cruises Begin mid-April
Apr 15 – Oct 31 all-day

Whale-watching and Seal-watching season starts mid-April and continues until late October. The dates when the cruises begin and end will change based on the migration patterns of the Whales, which vary each season.

Oct
1
Sun
Fall for the Arts @ Cape-wide
Oct 1 – Oct 31 all-day
Oct
21
Sat
6th Annual PumpkinFest @ Sandwich Glass Museum
Oct 21 all-day
Oct
27
Fri
Halloween Family Fun Nights @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
Oct 27 – Oct 28 all-day
Oct
28
Sat
Annual Cape Cod Marathon Weekend @ Falmouth Village Green
Oct 28 – Oct 29 all-day
Mashpee Runs on Dunkin’ Road Race @ Mashpee Commons
Oct 28 all-day
Nov
3
Fri
Cape Cod Beer, Bed and Breakfast Weekend @ Palmer House Inn
Nov 3 – Nov 5 all-day
Nov
13
Mon
8th Annual Glassblowers’ Christmas @ Sandwich Glass Museum
Nov 13 – Dec 30 all-day
Nov
18
Sat
Illuminate 2017
Nov 18 all-day
Nov
24
Fri
Gardens Aglow Annual Celebration of Lights @ Heritage Museums & Gardens
Nov 24 – Dec 22 all-day
Dec
1
Fri
Holidays by the Sea Weekend 2017
Dec 1 – Dec 3 all-day
Horses in the Holiday Parade
Horses in the Holiday Parade

The crisp snap of seasonal glitter starts with the Holidays by the Sea Weekend in Falmouth. Escape to Falmouth, Cape Cod, where you’ll feel like you’ve stepped into a Rockwell painting. The town is brimming with holiday spirit during a weekend-long celebration filled with holiday cheer.

 Events will included:

  • Holiday Carol Sing at Nobska Lighthouse
    • 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Join us for a festive, seasonal sing along, followed by hot chocolate and cookies, at Historic Nobska Lighthouse, Nobska Road, Woods Hole.

Saturday

  • 4th Annual Jingle Jog 5k & Kids Elf Run
    Registration begins at 8 a.m. Races at 9:30 & 9:45. Run in seasonal attire with jingle bells along the ocean in Falmouth!
  • Seafaring Santa Sails Into Falmouth
    10:30 a.m. Head to the docks at Falmouth to welcome Seafaring Santa! Falmouth Harbor, Scranton Avenue.
  • Nobska Lighthouse
    Tour Historic Nobska Lighthouse, Nobska Road, Woods Hole. 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Santa visits at 12:30!
  • Holiday Stroll
    5:30 – 8:00 p.m. Enjoy the festive decorated Main Street & Queen’s BuyWay shops, featuring movies, caroling and more….
  • Annual Lighting of the Falmouth Village Green
    7:00 p.m. The Falmouth Brass Choir will lead the caroling before a special visit from Santa.

Sunday

  • 53rd Annual Falmouth Christmas Parade
    • 12:00 p.m. Parade steps off at noon and proceeds down Main Street to the Village Green. Known as Southeastern Massachusetts’ largest holiday parade featuring theme decorated floats, marching bands, live animals, costumed characters and Santa Claus!

Check the event organizer for up to date schedule and information www.falmouthchamber.com

The Palmer House Inn is located near the village green and just a few steps from the start of the parade route. The Palmer House Inn is a charming Victorian B&B located in the Historic District, a quiet residential area of tree-lined streets, picket fences, colorful gardens, and elegant homes. Beautiful beaches, quaint shops, ferry shuttles and excellent restaurants, are only a short stroll from the Inn.

 

Christmas on Cape Cod @ Cape-wide
Dec 1 – Dec 31 all-day
Dec
3
Sun
54th Annual Falmouth Christmas Parade
Dec 3 all-day
Dec
9
Sat
12th Annual Mashpee Christmas Parade @ Mashpee Commons
Dec 9 all-day
Chatham Historic Inn and Museum Tour
Dec 9 all-day
Christmas Open House & Stroll
Dec 9 all-day