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

First Light Provincetown Events at The Crown
Thu, Dec 29 2016 – Sun, Jan 1 2017
Join us for the last weekend of 2016 and ring in 2017 at The Crown!
Bobby Wetherbee on Piano
Fri, Dec 30 2016 – Sun, Jan 1 2017
Sing along with Bobby
Featuring: Bobby Wetherbee
Bobby Wetherbee on Piano
Sat, Dec 31 2016, 10:00pm to close
Sing along with Bobby- Saturday and Sunday!
Featuring: Bobby Wetherbee
SUEDE in Concert
Sun, Jan 1 2017 @ 8:00pm
Suede returns for her annual New Year's show!
Venue: Paramount
Featuring: Suede
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!
New Year's Weekend in the WAVE BAR
Fri, Dec 30 2016 – Sun, Jan 1 2017
Ring in the new year at The Wave Bar!
Venue: Wave Bar
Featuring: VJ Tom Yaz
Drag Bingo
Sat, Dec 31 2016 @ 2:00pm
A Benefit for the Provincetown Business Guild
Venue: Paramount
Sat, Dec 31 2016, 9:30pm to close
Ptown's hottest New Year's Eve Dance Party!
Venue: Paramount
Featuring: DJ Chris Racine