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

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!
Julie Goldman
Fri, May 26 – Mon, May 29 2017
Lady Gentleman
Fri, May 26 2017, 9:00pm to close
Memorial Day Weekend Kick-Off Party
Venue: Paramount
VJ Tom Yaz
Fri, May 26 – Sun, May 28 2017
Retro-Active Video Lounge
Venue: Wave Bar
Featuring: VJ Tom Yaz
Bobby Wetherbee
Sat, Apr 15 – Sun, Sep 3 2017
In the Central House Piano Bar!
2nd Annual Sun Kissed "FAKE" Pool Party
Sat, May 27 2017, noon–5:00pm
Memorial Day Weekend- Where the "Grown N Sexy" queers come out to play!
Kate Clinton
Sat, May 27 – Sun, May 28 2017
Knock , Knock! Who’s There? Zombie Apocalypse!
Featuring: Kate Clinton
Miss Richfield 1981
Sat, May 27 – Sun, Sep 3 2017
2020 Vision - A Survival Guide for the New World
Venue: Paramount
Sat, May 27 2017, 9:00pm to close
The Weekends' Hottest Parties Continue!
Venue: Paramount