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

Spooky Bear Meet & Greet
Fri, Oct 26 2018, 6:00pm–8:00pm
Catch up with old friends and make new ones!
Venue: Wave Bar
Fri, Oct 26 – Sat, Oct 27 2018
The Bearlesque Troupe returns for 2 Spooktacular Shows!
HalloWOOF Party
Fri, Oct 26 2018 @ 9:00pm
presented by Daddy Ersin and RAM Party
Venue: Paramount
Halloween in the Wave Bar
Fri, Oct 26 – Sat, Oct 27 2018
with VJ Tom Yaz
Venue: Wave Bar
Featuring: VJ Tom Yaz
Bobby Wetherbee
Sat, Apr 21 – Sat, Oct 27 2018
In the Dive Bar Piano Bar!
Venue: Dive Bar
Featuring: Bobby Wetherbee
Spooky Bear Costume Ball
Sat, Oct 27 2018 @ 9:00pm
presented by the North East Ursamen
Venue: Paramount
Spooky Bear Farewell Brunch
Sun, Oct 28 2018, 11:00am–1:00pm
for the Ursamen, their friends and any one else!
Venue: Restaurant
Townie Halloween!
Wed, Oct 31 2018 @ 8:00pm
The Nightmare on Commercial Street!
Venue: Wave Bar
Featuring: DJ Chris Racine
Drag Bingo
Fri, Nov 23 2018, 3:30pm–5:30pm
Annual Fundraiser for the Provincetown Business Guild
Venue: Paramount