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

Illusions Drag Revue
Sat, May 12 – Sat, Sep 15 2018
Glamour, Skin & Original Sin!
Randy Rainbow
Tue, Aug 14 2018 @ 8:00pm
Venue: Paramount
Tickets are no longer available.
The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of Martha Stewart
Sun, Aug 12 – Tue, Aug 14 2018
Featuring Ryan Raftery
Sold out
VJ Tom Yaz
Tue, Jun 12 – Sat, Sep 8 2018
Classic to Current Hits!
Venue: Wave Bar
Featuring: VJ Tom Yaz
Doug Repetti
Sun, May 13 – Tue, Sep 11 2018
at the Dive Bar Piano
Venue: Dive Bar
'Mardi Gras By The Sea' Carnival Dance Party
Tue, Aug 14 2018 @ 10:00pm
with DJ James Anthony
Venue: Paramount
Featuring: DJ James Anthony
Julie Wheeler
Fri, May 25 – Wed, Aug 29 2018
Singer and Comedian
Dina Martina
Fri, Jun 1 – Sat, Sep 15 2018
Creme de la Dregs
Featuring: Dina Martina
Star Boys Burlesque
Fri, Jun 22 – Sat, Sep 8 2018
A sci-fi burlesque show!
Venue: Paramount