Welcome to the Crown & Anchor

2016 Winner Best of the Cape & Islands - Best Nightlife/Music, Best Cocktails, Best Restaurant Wine List

Located in the heart of Provincetown, the Crown & Anchor features six unique gay bars, including the town's largest nightclub (Paramount Nightclub), the town's only video bar (Wave Video Bar), a cabaret venue, a poolside bar with heated pool, a piano bar and an ever-popular leather bar (the Vault). The Crown also features a year-round restaurant offering lunch and dinner (the Central House at the Crown) and a waterfront hotel with 18 rooms and luxury suites (the Crown & Anchor Inn).

The Crown & Anchor is your home for the best events in Provincetown, from the Independence circuit party to corporate events, weddings and more. With a variety of entertainment venues, the Crown & Anchor provides the perfect atmosphere for virtually any kind of event. Don't have any events planned? Hang out poolside and enjoy the music or slip those dancing shoes on and mingle with the coolest crowd in New England. For more information or to organize your next event, visit us at 247 Commercial St. in Provincetown or call us today at 508-487-1430.

For unsurpassed entertainment and nightlife in Provincetown, come revel in the center of it all!


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The Crown & Anchor Inn


Shows & Events

Upcoming Events

Independence 2017
Thu, Jun 29 – Thu, Jul 6 2017
Provincetown's hottest week long celebration! Stay tuned for details and announcements and check back here often!
Tickets go on sale Fri, Feb 24 2017 @ 1:00pm CST
Cock Party
Fri, Feb 24 2017 @ 8:00pm
Part of Snowbound Leather Weekend
Venue: Paramount
Chaps and Straps
Sat, Feb 25 2017, 3:00pm–7:00pm
A Snowbound Weekend Event
Venue: The Vault
Out of Hibernation Weekend Meet-n-Grrrrrrreet!
Fri, Mar 17 2017 @ 6:00pm
The kick off to a fun packed weekend!
Venue: Wave Bar
Out of Hibernation Weekend CT Cruisers Surprise Event
Sat, Mar 18 2017, 2:00pm–4:00pm
What will they think of this year?
Boots & Boxers Party
Sat, Mar 18 2017, 9:00pm to close
Part of Out of Hibernation weekend
Venue: Paramount
Featuring: DJ Chris Racine
Out of Hibernation Weekend Farewell Brunch
Sun, Mar 19 2017, 10:00am–1:00pm
Wrap up the weekend with a delicious Brunch!
Wine Dinner
Fri, Apr 7 2017 @ 6:00pm
To benefit the Provincetown Film Society
Miss Gay Massachusetts USofA presents A Starry Night
Sat, Apr 15 2017 @ 8:30pm
Past Winners provide a night of Fabulous Entertainment!
Venue: Paramount