Provincetown Carnival

Provincetown Carnival is one of the largest outdoor celebrations in Massachusetts and was named Best Festival on Cape Cod in 2013. Carnival attracts around 100,000 revelers from all walks of life, in a celebration of our diversity and in celebration in what the U.S. Census Bureau calls the GAYEST city in America!

Thank you for your participation, donations, sponsorship and generous support of Carnival! The Provincetown Business Guild was established in 1978 to promote LGBTQ business, culture and tourism in Provincetown. We are located at 3 Freeman Street, Unit 2.The Provincetown LGBTQ Welcome Center is located at 3 Freeman Street, Unit 2, and is a 501©3