Falmouth Memorial Day Weekend

We’re looking forward to a beautiful Memorial Day Weekend in Falmouth this year. The gardens are blooming and our front porch waits with relaxing rocking chairs, hanging flower baskets and the soft sounds of our Victorian cherub water fountain.

Cape Cod B&B Dressed for Memorial Day
The inn is dressed for Memorial Day.
Falmouth Events Include

Falmouth Farmer’s Market – every Thursday 12-6pm at Peg Noonan Park www.falmouthfarmersmarket.org
Plant Sale, Bake Sale & Lobster Roll & Clam Chowder Luncheon – Saturday at the North Falmouth Congregational Church 508-563-2177
Launch Party for The Running Waves by TM Murphy & Seton Murphy – Sunday at the Beach House www.therunningwaves.com
Falmouth Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony – Monday from the Falmouth Village Green to the Falmouth Public Library 9:45 am.

If you’re interested in going a little further away…

On Saturday, the 29th there will be a Artisan Show and Craft Sale  in Sandwich and the Polly Hill Arboretum Plant Sale (www.pollyhillarboretum.org) in West Twisbury. This weekend is the 39th Annual Figawi Race a classic sailing race from Hyannis to Nantucket. In addition to watching the sailing you might want to stop by the Clambake in Nantucket on Sunday. If you’d rather get a bit of a workout take part in one of the three Great Hyannis Road Races .

Romantic Porch Cape Cod Inn
The front porch of the inn.

Take advantage of our May Sale, stay in one of our comfortable rooms and relax on the front porch with a cool glass of iced tea after each full day of weekend events.

May Cape Cod Travel Highlights

Here are a few of the events going on in Cape Cod this May that we are looking forward to. We hope you’ll travel to Cape Cod to enjoy them with us.

MAY 15, 7pm-9pm, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, South Yarmouth
Dr. Susan Larsen will detail the life and work of Edward Hopper with a presentation titled: Edward Hopper’s America: Then and Now. Admission is $15 and a reception follows. www.cultural-center.org; 508-349-7100

MAY 15-17, 10am-4pm each day, Green Briar Nature Center, East Sandwich
Enjoy the 28th Annual Herb Festival. The festival includes a range of lectures, exhibits, garden walks, a luncheon, and a vast selection of plants for sale. www.thorntonburgess.org; 508-888-6870

MAY 16, 10am, Trolley Tour, Falmouth Museums on the Green
Its Katharine Lee Bates’ 150th birthday – take a Trolley Tour and learn about the favorite haunts from the America The Beautiful author’s childhood. The tour is $20 per person. www.falmouthhistoricalsociety.org; 508-548-4857

MAY 19-JUNE 21, Pieces: Photography of Robert Manz, Highfield Hall, Falmouth
Robert Manz, a fine art photographer, based in Pocasset, MA, USA and Co. Mayo, Ireland will be showing his work at Highfield Hall in an exhibition titled Pieces: The Photography of Robert Manz. Photographs are available for sale. A portion of the proceeds benefits the hall. www.highfieldhall.org; 508-495-1878

MAY 22-25, 38th Annual Figawi Race Weekend, Hyannis
This renowned race to Nantucket, and the first regatta  of the season, is a fun weekend of sailing. www.figawi.com; 508-221-6891

MAY 22-JULY 5, Adventures in Restoration, Highfield Hall, Falmouth
View the details of this legendary mantion’s restoration through photographs, tours, and a restoration workshop. www.highfieldhall.org, 508-495-1878

MAY23, 9am-4pm, Nantucket Sidewalk Art Show, Nantucket
The Artists Association of Nantucket (AAN) presents its annual Sidewalk Art Show. The Art Show features work from more than 30 AAN members and will be located in the garden of the Nantucket Atheneum. www.nantucketarts.org; 508-228-0294

As always the events above are subject to change. Please check with the event organizer for details and to confirm dates.