Carnival 2017 - Gods and Goddesses - Events Schedule

The Provincetown Business Guild: Carnival 2017 - Gods and Goddesses - Event Schedule
The 39th Annual Carnival is a weeklong Ptown tradition! 


From August 12th through August 18th, thousands of people come together to celebrate our yearly theme with costumes, parade floats, events, and revelry! 

This year we embrace the most creative interpretation of God’s and Goddesses ever! Online ticketing is now open! After you have purchased your tickets come to 256 Commercial Street (The Firehouse) from 8/12 - 8/18, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm to pick up wristbands, schedules and more!

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Carnival VIP Pass #1 with Cleopatra's Sunset Reception on Tuesday 8/15 (Limited Supply)

VIP PASS #!1 -- Featuring the EXCLUSIVE Cleopatra & Art's Sunset Sand Dune Tour on Tuesday, 8/15! 
Including
 Wine & Cheese Reception.

     

Carnival VIP Pass #1 featuring the Exclusive Cleopatra and Art's Dunes 8/15/17 Tour! 

VIP PASS: #1 Big discounts! Gift Bags! NEVER WAIT ON LINE WITH VIP EXPRESS ENTRANCES! Buy early as we always sell out!

VIP PASS HOLDER ONLY are treated to the most gorgeous and unique Sand Dune tour you will ever experience! Enjoy one of the only East Coast locations where the sun sets directly over the Atlantic Ocean!  Our VIP ONLY Sunset Dune Tour and Wine & Cheese Reception is a delightful fit for living gods and goddesses!  Provincetown sunsets have inspired many  artists, photographers, poets,lovers and kings and queens!

Sponsored by Ptown Parties, Art's Dune Tours, The Guild, AND Mother Nature!
Date, Time & Location:
Tuesday August 15, 2017
6:00pm Departure – 8:00pm Return
Meet at 4 Standish Street
Carnival VIP Pass I with Sunset Reception - $135.00

VIP PASS #1 ALSO Includes all of the following events:
• Poseidon's Playground Carnival Pool Party
• The Mount Olympus God and Goddess Costume Ball (Crowning of God & Goddesses)
• Adonis at the A House - Beauty and Desier Dance Party
• Hot as Hades Leather / Underwear Dance Party
• Zeus King of the Gods Dance Party – Closing Party
* AND Carnival VIP Gift bag!

  [$135.00] (28 left)


Carnival VIP Pass #2 (excluding Dunes Tour on Tuesday...)

VIP PASS #2  Big discounts! Gift Bags! NEVER WAIT ON LINE WITH VIP EXPRESS ENTRANCES! Buy early as we always sell out!

Includes The following and begins at the Opening Party on Sunday August 12th 2017 

Includes all of the following events:
• Poseidon's Playground Carnival Pool Party
• The Mount Olympus God and Goddess Costume Ball
(Crowning of God & Goddesses)
• Adonis at the A House - Beauty and Desire Dance Party
• Hot as Hades Leather / Underwear Dance Party
• Zeus King of the Gods Dance Party – Closing Party
* AND Carnival VIP Gift bag!
Carnival VIP Pass 2 -- $120.00

  [$120.00]


Monumental Carnival Pride Flag Raising Ceremony

SUNDAY, AUGUST 13th 2017 – Events!

Monumental Carnival Pride Flag Raising Ceremony


Come One, Come All: To Carnival’s Pride Flag Raising at the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum.

Event is FREE & open to the public.

  • Date, Time & Location:
  • August 13th, 2017
  • 10:00am
  • Provincetown Pilgrim Monument, 1 High Pole Hill

MORE INFO TO FOLLOW! 

 

   


God's of Love Sunset Boat Cruise

Gods of Love Sunset Boat Cruise! 

You never know what you’ll see as you dance to beats of DJ Lee Thornhill.
Sponsored by Bay State Cruises, Cape Cod 5 & Seamens Bank.
Please note: Boarding begins at 4:00 p.m. and the boat leaves at 4:30 p.m.

There is no boarding after 4:30p.m. so please arrive early! 

Special Guest TBA!  Date, Time & Location:

Sunday, August 13, 2017
4:30 pm  – 7:30 pm 
MacMillan Pier

Boat Cruise – Tickets are $25.00 (we sell out fast – buy early!)

  [$25.00]


Mount Olympus Gods and Goddesses Costume Ball!

Kick off the Carnival Festivities at the
"Mount Olympus Gods & Goddesses Costume Ball"

Mount Olympus Gods and Goddesses Costume Ball!
Kick off our Annual Carnival Festivities at the "Mount Olympus Gods & Goddesses Costume Ball" Opening Party at the Crown!

8:30 pm - 10:00 pm:  Party, music, and Costume Contest by the pool starts at POOLSIDE/ WAVE with VJ Tom Yaz and DJ Phil B (San Francisco)!
Join us for Costume Pageant, Contest Judging, and Coronation!
10:00 pm -- 1:00 pm:  Mount Olympus at the Paramount opens for dancing the night away!

Mount Olympus God and Goddess Costume Pageant:
Contestants win fabulous Cash Prizes: 
First Prize -  $500  / Second Prize - $200,
Winners are adorned with sashes and crowns and are invited to ride on the Guild Carnival Parade Float!

Costume Contest Requirements:
Costume Creativity and Originality with Theme Gods and Goddesses at Mount Olympus! Craftsmanship and Spirit and Attitude
Door Charge to benefit The Guild's Annual Carnival Fund!

Date, Time & Location:
August 13th, 2017
Cover Charge starts at 8:30 PM– 10:00 PM guests enter through Wave Bar to POOLSIDE.
Cover Price includes admission to Paramount Nightclub at 10:00 PM
Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial St.
Carnival Costume Ball Cover Charge - $10.00

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The Agora Marketplace - MONDAY, AUGUST 14th 2017

 

The Agora Marketplace: Arts, Crafts, DIY and Vintage Wares -- Vendors Wanted!

Vendors Wanted! 
Sell your wares among local artists, handcrafters, and vintage/ antiques dealers!

Vendors are given a 10x10 space. You must provide your own tables, chairs, tent etc.
Set-up at 8:00 am / Open to the public at 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
Breakdown must be completed by 5pm.

Date, Time & Location:
August 14, 2017
12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Bas Relief (On Bradford Street behind Provincetown Town Hall)
Vendor Fair Registration -- $55.00 for a 10x10 Table --21 left.

 

 

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Poseidon's Playground Carnival Pool Party

Poseidon's Playground Carnival Pool Party!
This event Sells OUT Every Year -- Buy your tickets NOW.

Ticket Prices:
Early Bird Tickets $25.00 until July 31st!
After August 1st $35.00 / At Door  $35.00


The Carnival experience would not be complete without a dip in the Annual Pool Party. Come for fun in the sun at Poseidon’s Playground Carnival Pool Get wet and wild to the beats of DJ Andy Morris.
Party with living God, Trenton Ducati! 
You never know what kind of surprises he has in store for us!
DJ ANDY MORRIS rocks THE POOL PARTY by exclusive arrangement.

Get ready to shake your God thang!

Door Cover to benefit PBG’s Carnival! Space is limited – buy tickets in advance!

Date, Time & Location:
August 14, 2016
2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Brass Key Guesthouse, 67 Bradford Street

Early Bird: Poseidon's Pool Party @Carnival – Tickets are $25.00 until 7/31/17!

  [$25.00]


Temple of Love Party at the Watership Inn TUESDAY, AUGUST 15th 2017

Temple of Love Party at the Watership Inn

Enjoy cocktails, beer, wine, light food and a special guest star with friends, new and old, at one of the founding Carnival inn parties.

Date, Time & Location:
August 15, 2017
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Watership Inn, 7 Winthrop Street
*Watership Inn Party Door Fee -- $10.00
Door to benefit PBG’s Carnival! Space is limited! Buy tix in advance!

 

 

 

  [$10.00]


Adonis at the A-house: Beauty & Desire Beaut

Adonis at the A House: Beauty & Desire

It is Adonis night at the A HOUSE! Dance your heart out to ancient beats with Resident DJ and Billboard Magazine reporter David LaSalle.
Cover charge to benefit PBG’s Carnival & The Provincetown AIDS Support Group.

Date, Time & Location:

August 15, 2017
10:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
The A House
6 Masonic Place

    

 

  [$10.00]


The Great Hall of the Gods & Goddesses Toga Party - WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16th 2017

HALL OF THE GODS TOGA DANCE PARTY! 
Special performances announced soon...

 

Carnival HALL OF THE GODS TOGA PARTY!
Hall of the Gods & Goddesses Toga Dance Party
Special Guests, DJ and Carnival Parade Marshalls 2017 (TBA soon!)
Awards for Best Toga Costume at the Party!
Join us for Living Statues.

Date, Time & Location:
August 16th, 2017
7pm - 11:00 midnight
Provincetown Town Hall,  260 Commercial St.
Hall of the Gods & Goddesses Toga Party - Entertainment and talent TBA Soon! 
Door Cover to benefit PBG’s Carnival! Space is limited! Buy tix in advance


The 39th Annual Gods and Goddesses Carnival Parade THURSDAY, AUGUST 17th 2017

39th Annual Carnival Parade Registration

    

The 39th Annual Gods and Goddesses Carnival Parade Registration! 

Date, Time & Location:
August 17, 2017
3:00pm start time.
Parade Participants line up and leave from the Harbor Hotel and come down Commercial Street to Franklin Street.

It’s the parade you have planned for all year long!  Help us celebrate the creative spirit of Ptown's Carnival by entering the most artistic and inspiration float you and your crew can create! 

Float Registration:
• Large Float - Large truck, Long trailer, Bus, Multi-unit
• Small Float - Pick-up truck, Car, Motorcycle, Motorized vehicles
• Self-Propelled – Unicycles, Bikes, Trikes, Recumbant bikes, Pedi-cabs, Rollerblades, Skateboards, Pull-carts (One Registration Per Group)
• Walking Entry - Marching Unit, Group, Individual, (One Registration Per Group)

Once you register, you will receive Official Parade application along with the Parade Rules & Guidelines.
• Snail Road and Commercial Street are closed to all traffic at 1pm so all parade participants must be at the Harbor Hotel prior to 12:00 pm.
• The parade departs from the hotel at 3:00 p.m. sharp -- if you are not in the line-up before 1:00 pm you will not be allowed to participate!

Be sure to keep an eye out for the end of the parade, where we will announce the Carnival 2018 theme.

The 39th Annual Carnival Parade

Date, Time & Location:
Thursday August 17, 2017
3:00pm start time.
Parade Participants line up and leave from the Harbor Hotel and come down Commercial Street to Franklin Street.

   

  [$100.00]

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  [$25.00]


Thursday Night --Hot as Hades Leather / Underwear party

THURSDAY NIGHT! 

The Hot as Hades Leather / Underwear Party is an annual tradition! Strut your stuff in your finest leather!. This party is one you won't want to miss. Cover charge to benefit The Guild's Carnival event. 

Date, Time & Location:  

Thursday, August 17, 2017
10:30 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Club Purgatory
11 Carver Street

  [$10.00]


Zeus King of the Gods Carnival Closing Party! FRIDAY, AUGUST 18th 2017

 

 

Zeus “King of the Gods" Dance Party - Carnival Closing Party

Don’t miss our official Close-of-Carnival event at the Zeus “King of the Gods”  Dance Party! There is dancing in both Wave and Paramount – all night long!

Enter at Wave at 9:00 PM for Dancing with VJ Tom Yaz
At 10:00 pm the party moves into Paramount for Dancing with DJ Abel and  Special Appearance from POWER INFINITI! Enjoy the final hour countdown  for Carnival week at Wave and Paramount!

Date, Time & Location:
August 18, 2017
9:00 PM Party and Dancing at Wave
10:00 PM Doors open for Party and Dancing at Paramount
Crown & Anchor, 247 Commercial Street

Door Cover from 9:00 PM to Close -- $10.00
Cover Price includes admission to Paramount Nightclub at 10:00 PM
Door fee to benefit PBG’s Carnival.

  [$10.00]


2017 Carnival T-Shirt - Coming Soon!


Support The Guild's Annual Carnival Festival as we approach our 40th Year!

Your participations, donations, and sponsorship help us to produce Carnival each year! The Guild, established in 1978 has promoted Provincetown to an OUT community worldwide.  We have worked with many LGBT+ Business Owners who have joined our association over the years and we thank them and our visitors and residents for keeping our community traditions going!

We thank you for participating in our annual fundraiser and we look forward to celebrating Provincetown with you all year long, and for many years to come! 

Best Regards,
The Provincetown Business Guild (The Guild!) 

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