Things to do on Cape Cod
The Spa at Red Jacket Beach
The Spa at Red Jacket Beach Resort offers a luxurious menu of rejuvenating treatments to relax your body and ease your mind.
Fun-tastic children’s activities will keep the kids entertained all summer long at our New England family resorts.
Cape Cod is home to some of the best beaches in the world, including Race Point in Provincetown which was named one of the Top 25 Beaches in the United States by TripAdvisor users.
To help you stay safe and avoid scenic-but-treacherous cycling roads, we’ve rounded up our favorite places to get out on two wheels while you’re visiting the Cape.
Island Day Trip
Board one of the island ferries for a day trip to Martha's Vineyard or Nantucket.
Cape Cod National Seashore
As described by Henry David Thoreau, "A man may stand there and put all America behind him."
One-Hour Family Photo Session
Capture your Cape memories!
Cape Cod has long been a favorite boating destination, and with good reason: with over 500 miles of shoreline and an active boatbuilding and maritime heritage stretching back centuries, the Cape’s reputation is well earned.
Cape Cod Baseball League
Cape Cod Baseball League games are part of what makes the Cape so magical. With 10 teams in the league, you’re never far from a game (even if the Y-D Red Sox are away -- if they’re home, they’re just a few minutes from all of our resorts)!
Cape Cod Brew Fest
The annual Cape Cod Brew Fest will feature more than 100 breweries and more than 300 types of beer!
Cape Cod Breweries & Wineries
Cape Cod is home to more than just beautiful beaches -- it's home to talented brewers and vintners, too!
Cape Cod Golf
Cape Cod truly is a golfer’s paradise. With over three dozen golf courses on the Cape, there is no shortage of opportunity to hit the links.
Cape Cod Train Rides
Some of the Cape's best vantage points (and views) are only accessible by rail.
Cape Playhouse on the Green
Enjoy unique entertainment and music on the lawn of the famous Cape Playhouse.
Cranberry Bog Tours
Cape Cod is home to numerous cranberry bogs and if you're curious about how the berries are harvested, make sure to add a bog tour to your vacation agenda.
The Cape is famous for world-class saltwater fishing and has plenty of opportunities for anglers of any skill level.
Cape Cod’s live entertainment scene in the summer (and even in the off-season) has something for everyone, including live music, karaoke nights and kids performers.
Hiking on Cape Cod
Beautiful beaches. Sweeping vistas. Boating. Biking. Golf. Cape Cod is known for a lot of fun outdoor activities, but one that often gets overlooked is that these 65 miles of terrain have a LOT of scenic hiking trails for every ability level.
Mini-Golf, Bowling & Arcades
Cape Cod vacations and mini-golf outings go together like peanut butter and jelly or macaroni and cheese -- you should always have one with the other! And on the cloudy, rainy days, bowling alleys and arcades provide the perfect escape for kids of...
Cape Cod has cultural and recreational activities for any age or interest. Combine that with a long history as one of America’s oldest settled regions, and it’s no wonder the area is bristling with museums.
Olde Cape Cod Discovery Trail
For a fun and safe experience to share outside with friends and family, head to the Olde Cape Cod Discovery Trail.
Provincetown Carnival Week
Provincetown Carnival is a weeklong celebration of LGBTQ life–parties, art fairs, a costume ball, and more.
Provincetown Portuguese Festival and Blessing of the Fleet
The festival is four days of live music, dancing, parades, incredible food, games and more.
Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival
Tenessee Williams wrote two of his most famous works while summering in Provincetown: "The Glass Menagerie" and "A Streetcar Named Desire." The annual festival is a tribute to his work and his connection to the town.
There's no need to let your game suffer on vacation! Enjoy plenty of options, including no-fee courts at Red Jacket Beach Resort.
Cape Cod is rich in history when it comes to whales -- and there’s ample opportunity to spot one and become part of the maritime story while you’re visiting.
Y-D Red Sox Baseball
Our local boys of summer, the Y-D Red Sox, are back for their Cape Cod Baseball League home opener.
Yarmouth Seaside Festival
The Yarmouth Seaside Festival is a multi-day event which was founded by South Yarmouth's Jan Butler in 1978 in hopes of creating community spirit and pride in Yarmouth.
Yarmouth Summer Concert Series
Every Monday night in July and August at Parker's River Beach.
Fourth of July Celebrations
Cape Cod is THE place to be when celebrating our nation’s birthday.