Provincetown continues to come alive in May as businesses reopen, whale watching is in full swing, the fast ferries from Boston resume for the season and bars reopen after their COVID hibernation.

May 13 and 16 –  The fast ferries from Boston resume for the season.  Only 90 minutes from Boston to Provincetown on Bay State Cruises and Boston City Harbor Cruises.

May 15 – Twenty Summers at Hawthorne Barn event series begins their 8th season.  While in-person events at the Barn are not possible this year there is a full schedule of streaming events to enjoy through June.

May 21 – 23 –Single Women’s Weekend.  Have fun, make new friends and perhaps even meet the new Ms. Right!  UPDATE – Single Women’s Weekend has been reschedules this year due to COVID and will be held as part of Women’s Week Oct 13 – 16.

May 22 – 23 – Provincetown’s Monumental Yard Sale.  Attention all shoppers! A weekend when Provincetown is filled with yard sales and shops along Commercial Street display their discounted merchandise in street market fashion.  Great deals abound.

May 28 – 31 – Memorial Day Weekend.  The official start of the 2021 season!

May 29 – All COVID restrictions are lifted in Massachusetts just in time for the start of the season.  ENJOY!