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.falmouthmehistory.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.