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!


Central House


The Crown & Anchor Inn


Shows & Events

Upcoming Events

Out of Hibernation Weekend
Fri, Mar 16 – Sun, Mar 18 2018
Hosted by the Northeast Ursamen
Tough Drag Bingo
Sat, Mar 17 2018, 2:00pm–4:00pm
Hosted by the CT Cruisers
Bears N Boxers Party
Sat, Mar 17 2018 @ 9:00pm
with DJ Chris Racine
Venue: Paramount
Featuring: DJ Chris Racine
Out of Hibernation Weekend Farewell Brunch
Sun, Mar 18 2018, 10:00am–1:00pm
Wrap up the weekend with a delicious brunch!
Royalty in Review
Sat, Apr 14 2018 @ 8:00pm
Part of Miss Gay Massachusetts USofA Weekend
Venue: Paramount
Miss Gay Massachusetts USofA
Sun, Apr 15 2018 @ 8:00pm
Blue Seas Presentation
Venue: Paramount
Illusions Drag Revue
Sat, May 12 – Sat, Sep 15 2018
Glamour, Skin & Original Sin!
Illusions Drag Revue
Sat, May 19 – Sun, May 27 2018
Glamour, Skin & Original Sin!
Venue: Paramount
Julie Wheeler
Fri, May 25 2018
Summer 2018