Cape Cod is a wonderful location to visit during the summers. The weather is magnificent and there are many events that take place during the summer in the area. If you find yourself on Cape Cod during the summer, make sure that you check out these amazing summer events on Cape Cod.

Father’s Day Car Show

The annual Father’s Day Car Show is a local favorite. This show is one of the Cape’s largest annual events and features hundreds of classic cars that line the main street in Hyannis. During the event, there will be anywhere from 50,000 to 60,000 people attending the event, making it the largest non-sporting event on all of Cape Cod.

Barnstable County Fair

The Barnstable County Fair is currently held at the Cape Cod Fairgrounds and began in 1844. The Barnstable County Fair began when the Barnstable Agricultural Society had its first fair. As one of the most popular events on Cape Cod, the fair has grown throughout the years and includes a number of different acts, attractions, and other fun things to do for the whole family.

4th of July Party – Parades and Fireworks

Fourth of July festivities on Cape Cod have become legendary and are fantastic for the whole family. Catching some fireworks at your favorite beach with friends and family or watching a parade go by with your kids can be a great way to spend some time over the holiday. Check the local calendars for a schedule of events!

Melody Tent Concerts

For over 60 years, the Melody Tent has been a popular destination on the Cape featuring a wide variety of performers with seats right by the stage. If you love music, you have to watch a concert at the Melody Tent in the summer or bring the kids to a kid friendly show! The Melody Tent is run by a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting the arts throughout the communities of Cape Cod.

Beach Activities

Cape Cod is well known for its beach access and wonderful views of the Atlantic Ocean. If you find yourself in the cape during your vacation, make sure to check out any one of the amazing beaches. A beach day with the family is the perfect way to spend a part of your vacation. The best part is that it does not require any type of ticket or cost!