This years thirty second annual Windmill Weekend will be held on September 11, 12 and 13. Windmill Weekend has a little something for everyone. To kick off the weekend there will be a fish and chicken fry at the Eastham/Orleans Elks Club. There will be a band playing some great music outside on stage. There will also be a talent show on stage and awards ceremony. There will be a craft show at Nauset High School on Saturday from 10 to 4. Head back to the Elks lodge on Saturday afternoon for a vehicle show. Then Sunday morning there will be a pancake breakfast held at the Elks lodge. At the windmill green there will be booths setup with activities for everyone, raffles, local organizations and more. On Sunday afternoon there will be a parade starting at Brackett Road and goes all the way to the windmill green.
For the full list of events, activities and times visit the Eastham Windmill Weekend website.
Located just up the street at the Schoolhouse Museum on Schoolhouse Road there will be an antiques sale and show. The show starts at 9am and runs until 4pm. There are 48 local and regional antiques dealers signed up to be at the show already. The cost is $4.00 and there will be a bake sale table as well. Stop on by and browse some great antiques and finds. You may leave with a great find, or you may just want to reminisce of times past. For more info view their website here.
The Eastham Cultural Council presents the 2009 Hands On The Arts Festival on the Windmill Green, Saturday June 20 and Sunday June 21, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The festival will be celebrating its 11th year. This Eastham festival is great and hands on for both kids and adults alike. Anyone can try to craft with local artisans and learn how to make things with their hands. There will be booths for painting, printmaking, fiber arts, jewelry making and more. There will also be some great live entertainment such as a puppeteer, storytelling, musical instruments, a potters wheel and more. Local artists will have their work on display for purchase. These purchases help to fund all of the FREE activities at the festival. For more info and scheduling visit the website here.
This Labor Day Weekend spend it with your family on a vacation to Cape Cod. The Town Crier Motel is offering a fabulous Labor Day Weekend special deal. Come and stay with us for 3 nights and get poolside breakfast, bike rentals for 2, mini golf for 2 and two sundae’s from Ben and Jerry’s. There will also be fireworks at Wellfleet Harbor. Come on down and enjoy all that Eastham has to offer this Labor Day Weekend. Call us to make reservations today 1-508-255-4000.
Don’t miss one of the last concert on the green shows of this Summer right here is Eastham. This is a great opportunity to hear local musicians and to enjoy the company of other visitors just like you and their families. There is always a big turnout at this concert series and everyone gets together to have a great time. The windmill green is just up the road from us here at the Town Crier, so you will not have to go far at all. There is this Wednesday’s concert on 8/20 and one more next Wednesday on 8/27 and then they are done for the season.