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

Mates Leather Weekend XX
Fri, Sep 30 – Sun, Oct 2 2016
Mates returns to The Crown- don't miss this great weekend!
Lily Tomlin LIVE!
Mon, Oct 10 2016 @ 8:00pm
2 shows only- TICKETS ON SALE !
Venue: Paramount
Featuring: Lily Tomlin
Sold out
Women's Week Clambake
Wed, Oct 12 2016 @ 5:30pm
A Provincetown Tradition
Women's Week IDOL
Wed, Oct 12 2016 @ 8:30pm
Idol returns to The Crown!
Venue: Paramount
Thu, Oct 13 2016 @ 3:00pm
New for 2016- delicious food and amazing concktails!
Steam Dance Party
Fri, Oct 14 2016, 9:30pm to close
Featuring DJ Dena
Venue: Paramount
2016 Provincetown Dance Trophy
Sat, Oct 1 2016 @ 7:00pm
Second annual competition
Sat, Oct 1 2016
Ptown's Longest Running DRAG revue!
VJ Tom Yaz
Fri, Sep 16 – Sat, Dec 3 2016
VJ Tom Yaz spins in the Wave Bar
Venue: Wave Bar
Featuring: VJ Tom Yaz