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

Sound of Music Sing-Along
Fri, Oct 28 2016 @ 7:00pm
with the Boston Sisters of the Perpetual Indulgence
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
Mr. New England Leather Weekend
Fri, Nov 18 – Sun, Nov 20 2016
4th Annual event! Crown & Anchor is pleased to be the host venue and hotel- inquire about hotel discounts!
Sat, Nov 26 2016 @ 8:30pm
Special Thanksgiving show!
Venue: Paramount
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!
Spooky Bear Weekend 2016
Thu, Oct 27 – Sun, Oct 30 2016
Presented by Northeast Ursamen
Saints and Sinners Ball
Fri, Oct 28 2016, 9:00pm to close
Presented by Northeast Ursamen
Venue: Paramount
Bobby Wetherbee on Piano
Sat, Apr 16 2016 – Sun, Jan 1 2017
Sing along with Bobby
Featuring: Bobby Wetherbee