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St. Peter’s Fiesta 2017

Downtown Gloucester Gloucester, MA

In June Gloucester celebrates the patron saint of fishermen, St. Peter. Music is played every evening and on Sunday morning there is an open-air mass. Sunday afternoon is the blessing of the fishing fleet. A small carnival creates a festive experience. Sporting events are held each day, including the Greasy Pole and Seine Boat Races. […]

Independence Day Celebrations on Cape Ann 2017

Cape Ann

Cape Ann Celebrates Independence Day with Fireworks, Parades, Bonfires, Concerts and more. July 3 6:00 PM - Gloucester Horribles Parade 9:30 PM - Grand Fireworks Display over Gloucester Harbor July 4 10:00 AM - Manchester-by-the-Sea Independence Day Parade 6:00 PM - Rockport Firemen’s Parade 8:30 PM - Rockport Legion Band Concert, Back Beach 9:00 PM - Rockport Bonfire, […]

Gloucester Block Party – July 2017

Downtown Gloucester Gloucester, MA

The Gloucester Block parties are fun, festive events that bring downtown to life!  A portion of Main Street is closed off  from 5-10pm, allowing for live music from local bands, street performers, al fresco dining, children’s activities and more! This family-friendly event has something for everyone! Find more details at gloucesterblockparty.com.

Gloucester Sidewalk Bazaar 2017

Downtown Gloucester Gloucester, MA

Now celebrating its 59th year, the Sidewalk Bazaar takes place on Main Street in downtown Gloucester. Over 120 vendors, street food, live music and children’s activities. Visit gloucesterdowntownassociation.org for more information.

Gloucester Country Fest 2017

Stage Fort Park Hough Ave , Gloucester, MA

Country music returns to Cape Ann this summer, with Ringo Tarr Productions: Gloucester Country Fest!  National and regional country acts will be performing at beautiful Stage Fort Park.  Plenty of convenient parking available as well as many food vendors on site. gloucestercountryfest.com

Gloucester Blues Festival 2017

Stage Fort Park Hough Ave , Gloucester, MA

Now in its 6th year, this annual event brings blues lovers from far and wide to Gloucester. World-class blues will reverberate through the park with some of the nation’s finest performers playing from the Gloucester Blues stage, located right on the harbor at beautiful Cressey’s Beach. Tickets are $30.00 in advance or $40.00 at the […]

Gloucester Block Party – August 2017

Downtown Gloucester Gloucester, MA

The Gloucester Block parties are fun, festive events that bring downtown to life!  A portion of Main Street is closed off  from 5-10pm, allowing for live music from local bands, street performers, al fresco dining, children’s activities and more! This family-friendly event has something for everyone! Find more details at gloucesterblockparty.com.

Gloucester Waterfront Festival

Stage Fort Park Hough Ave , Gloucester, MA

Historic Stage Fort Park along Gloucester Harbor blossom into the colorful Annual Gloucester Waterfront Festival each year. Over 200 booths featuring juried artists and craftsmen from throughout the U.S. will display their unique creations. Live music and delicious food including a Lobster Bake! with Salty Franks Dogs Family style entertainment Over 50,000 people attend this spectacular […]

Gloucester Schooner Festival 2017

The 33rd annual Gloucester Schooner Festival takes place on Labor Day weekend. It’s Gloucester’s major marine event, with participating schooners ranging from 19 feet to over 125 feet in length. The Mayor’s Race is the signature event of the Schooner Festival and takes place on Sunday, and is preceded by a parade of schooners that can […]

Gloucester Block Party – September 2017

Downtown Gloucester Gloucester, MA

The Gloucester Block parties are fun, festive events that bring downtown to life!  A portion of Main Street is closed off  from 5-10pm, allowing for live music from local bands, street performers, al fresco dining, children’s activities and more! This family-friendly event has something for everyone! Find more details at gloucesterblockparty.com.