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 Crown & Anchor Restaurant) 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

Featured Events

Independence 2019
Independence 2019
Sat, Jun 29 – Sun, Jul 7
Bear Week 2019
Bear Week
Fri, Jul 12 – Sat, Jul 20
Women @ the Crown
Women @ the Crown
Carnival Week
Carnival Week
Thu, Aug 15 – Sat, Aug 24

Upcoming Events

RuPaul's Drag Race Viewing Party!
Thu, Feb 28 – Thu, Apr 25 2019
Hosted by our own Drag Superstars Thirsty Burlington & Bang!
Venue: Wave Bar
Jon Richardson in The Dive Bar
Fri, Feb 22 – Sat, Mar 30 2019
A Provincetown Favorite joins the Dive Bar Line Up!
Venue: Dive Bar
The Vault
Fri, Feb 22 – Fri, Apr 5 2019
Open Tonight!
Venue: The Vault
Vault Saturday Night
Sat, Dec 15 2018 – Sat, Mar 30 2019
Open Every Saturday Night ALL WINTER!
Venue: The Vault
Kevin Quill
Fri, Apr 5 2019 @ 9:00pm
In the Dive Bar Piano Bar
Venue: Dive Bar
Kevin Quill
Sat, Apr 6 2019 @ 9:00pm
In the Dive Bar Piano Bar
Venue: Dive Bar
The Royal Jewels of Miss Gay Massachusetts USofA
Sat, Apr 13 2019 @ 8:00pm
The Stars in Revue!
Venue: Paramount
Miss Gay Massachusetts USofA 2019 Pageant
Sun, Apr 14 2019 @ 8:00pm
The Crowning of the new Miss Gay Massachusetts USofA
Venue: Paramount
Rise Up!
Fri, May 24 2019 @ 9:00pm
Kicking off MDW!
Venue: Paramount