Outer Cape Calendar
East End Books Ptown is hosting a virtual book event with Christopher Bollen, writer of A Beautiful Crime, a twisty, Ripley-esque grifter novel, on Friday, June 26, at 5 p.m. Registration is required: visit eastendbooksptown.com for the Zoom link. Signed books are available for purchase.
Provincetown’s On Center Gallery invites you to Zoom into a virtual reception on Friday, June 26, at 6 p.m. for the exhibit “Twists & Turns: New Works by Matt Neuman.” Contact the gallery to be emailed a link: 508-413-9483.
Stream RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars, annotated by Mackenzie and Austin, every Friday night at 8 p.m. on the Pilgrim House Facebook page. It’s free, but tips go to a Queer Black Lives Matter charity picked each week. Tito’s Vodka is also matching donations up to $5,000 for the Provincetown LGBTQ Welcome and Resource Center.
To Your Taste
While we go through the many phases of Covid, “Taste of the Town” returns, only this time it’s “to go.” Wellfleet Preservation Hall will benefit from any purchase on Saturday, June 27, at over 20 restaurants and food outlets, including Truro Vineyards, Chequessett Chocolate, and Wellfleet Farmers Market. Visit wellfleetpreservationhall.org for details.
Wild Care Cape Cod in Eastham is holding a “Virtual Wild Baby Shower” on Saturday, June 27. Here’s how it works: drop off essential supplies such as bleach, paper towels, nuts, and berries between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. and enter a raffle for a gift basket. During the day, there’ll be live-stream segments with some of the shelter’s animals on the Wild Care Facebook page.
Live music — what a concept! Steve Morgan and the Kingfish are doing an outdoor concert at Stewart’s Seafood Restaurant & Tavern at 4380 Route 6 in Eastham on Saturday, June 27, from 6 to 9 p.m. There will be plenty of social distancing and ventilation. For details, visit the Facebook page for Steve Morgan and the Kingfish.
The Art House in Provincetown lives online in the virtual Seth Concert Series, featuring Seth Rudetsky chatting with Broadway musical stars when he’s not accompanying them on piano. Next up: Miss Saigon Tony-winner Lea Salonga, on Sunday, June 28, at 9 a.m., with an encore at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 at thesethconcertseries.com.
Indira at the Tent
Payomet Performing Arts Center’s Live Early Stages presents Wellfleet novelist Indira Ganesan in conversation with Janet Lesniak, executive director of Wellfleet Preservation Hall, on Sunday, June 28, at 11:30 a.m. via Zoom. Pre-register for free at payomet.org.
Camp Lightbulb is doing an online fundraising event on Sunday, June 28, at 8 p.m. There will be appearances by Kit Williamson, creator of EastEnders; Miss Richfield 1981; and author Lev Rosen. For details and tickets ($30-$1,000 at eventbrite.com), go to Camp Lightbulb’s Facebook page.
The Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown is doing a virtual lecture with Joan Wickersham and Adam Davies, who will speak about their collaborative photographic-literary “Vasa Project” on Tuesday, June 30, at 6 p.m. It involves a warship called the Vasa that sank in 1628 but is nearly perfectly preserved in Stockholm, Sweden. Register at fawc.org.