Cape Cod is made up of a plethora of small towns, but that doesn’t stop there from being a music scene! The gorgeous views and quiet atmosphere have inspired many to pursue their musical talents. Hear the local sound in a coffee shop or opt for one of these Cape Cod music events!
After you plan a visit to one of these Cape Cod music events, plan the rest of your trip! Our area is filled with countless other wonderful attractions. For a complete list of handpicked, local recommendations, take a look at our complimentary Vacation Guide. This valuable resource has helped so many travelers plan unforgettable trips to the Cape, so get a copy today!
4 of the Best Cape Cod Music Events
Citizens Bank Pops by the Sea
For more than 30 years, Citizens Bank has been holding Citizens Bank Pops by the Sea as a fundraiser for the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod. A large tent is set up on the Hyannis Village Green for the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra to play under. Guests can enjoy the fresh air as they listen to spectacular music. Not only is this one of the most popular Cape Cod music events, it’s the largest cultural event in the area!
Yarmouth Irish Festival
The Yarmouth Irish Festival is a 2-day event filled with music! This event occurs every March and is kicked off by the Yarmouth St Patrick’s Parade. There are 2 stages in the large, heated tents where bands play all day! Grab a drink and enjoy the festival.
Levitate Music and Arts Festival
Located right outside of Cape Cod, the Levitate Music and Arts Festival is one of the largest grassroots festivals in New England. Beginning in 2013, the goal of this festival was to bring the community together to celebrate the arts. Buy the 2-day pass or opt for the 1-day pass that is released at the end of March. You’ll love being out in the sun at this summer festival!
South Shore Country Festival
Are you a country music fan? You’ll love the South Shore Country Festival! Located just outside of Cape Cod on the Marshfield Fair Grounds, multiple musicians grace the 2 stages throughout the day. Enjoy live country music as you indulge in some food and drink! General admission and VIP tickets are available; if you choose VIP, you’ll get access to private parking, a private bar, and an upfront viewing area!
Where to Stay During Cape Cod Music Events
When you’re in town for Cape Cod music events, you’ll need a place to stay. Candleberry Inn is the best bed and breakfast to stay in the area! Located in Brewster, Massachusetts, you’ll be just moments away from all the activities the area offers. Explore the surrounding beaches, indulge in some local seafood, and shop at the countless boutiques and stores. No matter what you choose to do, you’ll love coming back to your cozy accommodations at Candleberry Inn! Enjoy our luxurious amenities including a delicious breakfast to start your day off right. It’s time to book your stay!