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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Shows & Events

Upcoming Events

First Light Provincetown
Thu, Dec 28 2017 – Mon, Jan 1 2018
Illusions Drag Revue
Fri, Dec 29 2017 @ 8:30pm
Provincetwon's Most Exhilarating Drag Revue
Venue: Paramount
Central House Piano Bar
Fri, Dec 29 – Sun, Dec 31 2017
With Bobby Wetherbee!
Featuring: Bobby Wetherbee
Wave Bar New Years Weekend
Fri, Dec 29 – Sun, Dec 31 2017
With VJ Tom Yaz
Venue: Wave Bar
Featuring: VJ Tom Yaz
Drag Bingo
Sat, Dec 30 2017 @ 3:00pm
To Benefit the Provincetown Business Guild
Venue: Paramount
Thirsty Burlington
Sat, Dec 30 2017 @ 8:30pm
Holiday Spectacular
Venue: Paramount
New Years at The Central House!
Sun, Dec 31 2017, 6:00pm–10:00pm
We're pulling out all the stops!!
Resolution 2018 Dance Party!
Sun, Dec 31 2017 @ 9:30pm
with DJ Chris Racine
Venue: Paramount
Featuring: DJ Chris Racine
First Light Food Court
Mon, Jan 1 2018, 4:00pm–6:30pm
Yummy food & drink and fireworks too!