Welcome to Spring on Cape Cod! Events this month include town-wide daffodil festivals, Symphony classics performances, re-opening of the historic Pilgrim Monument for tours, and more.
There are plenty of fun and interesting things to do on Cape Cod in April, with special events and activities for every member of the family.
And remember ... April marks the "unofficial" beginning of whale watching season, too!
Easter Egg Hunt
When: April 4, 2015, 1 p.m.
Where: Falmouth Public Library Lawn, 300 Main Street, Falmouth
Admission: Free for kids (ages 9 and under) accompanied by an adult
More Info: Falmouth Village Association
If you're looking for fun Cape Cod events for the whole family, look no farther than the Easter Egg Hunt on the lawn at the Falmouth Library!
Beginning at noon on the Saturday before Easter, families with children aged 9 and younger meet at Margaret E. (Peg) Noonan Park in Falmouth to have photos taken with the Easter Bunny. At 1 p.m., it's off to the Falmouth Library Lawn in search of Easter eggs.
Lower Cape Home & Garden Expo
When: April 11, 2015, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Lower Cape Cod Regional Technical High School, 351 Pleasant Lake Avenue, Harwich
More Info: Lower Cape Expo
The Chambers of Commerce of the towns of Harwich, Brewster, Chatham, Orleans and Eastham have gotten together to sponsor this popular annual event.
At the Expo, you'll find the newest, most innovative products and services for your home and garden, plus interior design ideas, decorative accessories, health and fitness info, financial planning, electronics and seasonal items.
Oceanside Magic Gala -OMG!
When: April 11, 2015, 8 pm
Where: Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School, 210 Station Avenue, So. Yarmouth
Admission: Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door
More Info: Oceanside Magic Gala; firstname.lastname@example.org
The Rotary Club of Yarmouth brings some of the world's top magicians to Cape Cod for a magic gala like no other!
Featured performers for this very special event include: Las Vegas stars Ariann Black and Losander the Master of Levitation, the fabulous illusionist duo Kevin and Robin Heller, and Boston's Society of Young Magicians' superstar Andrew Cipolla.
Serving as master of ceremonies for the evening is veteran magician and comedian Harry Allen.
Don't miss this magical night of illusion and comedic banter!
Jewels & Threads
When: April 11 & 12, 2015
Where: Head Over Heels Bridal Boutique, 947 Main Street, Unit 8, Yarmouthport, MA
Cost: Free admission
More Info: email@example.com; (774) 330-2113
Calling all brides-to-be ... Head Over Heels Bridal Boutique's wedding event features custom-made bridal gowns by Bluethread and custom-made jewelry from Handmade Jewelry by Joann. Have a vision for your wedding day? Make your dream wedding day come true with unique pieces you (and your guests!) will remember for a lifetime.
When: April 18 & 25, 2015, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Spohr Gardens, 45 Fells Road, Falmouth
Admission: Free (donations appreciated!)
More Info: Spohr Gardens; (508) 548-0623
Take a leisurely walk in this beautiful six acre Cape cod woodland garden located on Oyster pond in Falmouth, MA. This magnificent site is open to visitors year around. Spring brings thousands of daffodils, followed by azaleas, rhododendrons and then daylilies.
Experience the sheer beauty of thousands of daffodils! Guided tours, childrens activities, sale of plants from the Spohr gardens.
The Sandwich Bazaar and Farmers Market
When: Opening day is Wednesday April 29, 2015
Where: 34 Quaker Meetinghouse Road, Sandwich
More Info: Sandwich Bazaar; (508) 685-2767
This is opening day for the oldest and largest flea market and farmers market on the Upper Cape.
The Sandwich Bazaar takes place every Wednesday from late April to early October and hosts vendors with everything from local produce to hand-crafted jewelry to organic dog treats.
** The Bazaar is also held on Sundays from late June to late September, 8 am - 2 pm.
"Poem In Your Pocket Day" Celebration
When: April 30, 2015, 4 p.m.
Where: Osterville Village Library, 43 Wianno Avenue, Osterville MA
More Info: (508) 428-5757; Kirby Lee, Adult Services Librarian - firstname.lastname@example.org
Come celebrate "Poem In Your Pocket Day" at Osterville Village Library.
The library's celebration of this national event will feature local poet, Mary Ellen Redmond, sharing works from her new collection, The Ocean Effect. Ms. Redmond will discuss her writing process and inspirations, and she'll answer audience questions as time permits.
Note: All visitors who check items out on April 30th will receive a treat and a
poem to carry with them throughout their day.
Important Note: The date, time, place, admission charges, etc. of the events on this page may be changed by the event sponsor at any time, without my knowledge. Please be sure to confirm all information directly with the sponsor before you make any plans!