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Things To Do in Cape Cod

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From thrilling baseball games and summer concert series to vibrant Fourth of July festivities, there are many things to do in Cape Cod that will thrill and elevate your stay.

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Discover Cape Cod on two wheels, starting at the iconic Cape Cod Rail Trail, a scenic route extending from South Yarmouth to Wellfleet, just moments from our resorts. This 25-mile, smooth-paved trail is perfect for avid cyclists and families eager to explore the Cape's charm. 

Cape Cod Islands

Wander Nantucket's cobblestones, sip brews at Cisco Brewers, and ascend Martha's Vineyard's Gay Head Light for stunning views. From the nostalgia of the Flying Horses Carousel to Edgartown's boutique shops, Cape Cod's islands offer a captivating blend of charm and beauty.

Cape Cod National Seashore

Established by John F. Kennedy in 1961, this 40-mile stretch boasts pristine beaches, diverse habitats, and iconic lighthouses. Delve into Cape Cod's legacy while basking on its shores, cycling scenic trails, or exploring its rich landscapes.


Admire the allure of the Cape's waters with activities like charter fishing, kayaking, and boat rentals. Become one with the local maritime scene during the annual Figawi Race on Memorial Day Weekend when hundreds of boats race to Nantucket and back.


Renowned for launching major league careers, your stay at Red Jacket Resort might let you witness the rise of the next baseball star. Red Sox legends Chris Sale, Jacoby Ellsbury, and Jason Varitek once graced the Cape Cod Baseball League fields.

Red Jacket Resort's are proud to be the premier sponsor of the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox!

Cape Cod Brew Fest

Indulge your passion for craft beers at the annual Cape Cod Brew Fest in East Falmouth. Celebrating the best of American craft brewers, especially our local gems, your ticket grants you unlimited beverage samples, live music, and access to gourmet food vendors.

Breweries & Wineries

Nearby local wineries and breweries offer delightful libations that encapsulate the Cape's character. Tour, sip, and savor the local beer and wine scene and unearth the rich history and craftsmanship that goes into every sip.


Cape Cod beckons golf enthusiasts of all levels with its 27 public courses and 15 exclusive facilities. Boasting meticulously groomed fairways and greens, each course captures the region's scenic charm, and the Cape's gentle climate often grants the rare delight of teeing off year-round.

Cape Cod Train Rides

Witness the majesty of the Cod's unique marshes and dunes by train at the Cape Cod Central Railroad. Choose from a narrated day trip, a relaxed brunch, or a sunset dinner train.

Cape Playhouse on the Green

Celebrated as one of the region's most iconic venues, this historic playhouse has enchanted audiences for generations with a rich offering of plays, musicals, and performances.

Cranberry Bog Tours

Explore the radiant hues of Cape Cod's cranberry bogs and witness the berry's journey to bottle. These bog tours offer a glimpse into the region's agricultural legacy.

Fishing Charters

Cape Cod beckons anglers who come for the thrill of reeling in bluefish, striped bass, flounder, and even the elusive shark. With many charter boat options, our seasoned local captains will guide you to the Cape's best-kept fishing secrets.


Over a third of the Cape has been designated for preservation or conservation. Whether traversing flat, paved pathways perfect for strolls or seeking the thrill of challenging deep-wood hikes, there's a gorgeously panoramic outdoor adventure tailored to your preferences.

Mini Golf, Bowling and Arcades

Mini-golf is a staple of any Cape Cod vacation that captures the essence of fun and relaxation. For indoor fun, bowling alleys and arcades offer endless entertainment for visitors of all ages.


Whether you're an art enthusiast, a history buff, or simply seeking insight into the Cape's rich heritage, there's a museum on the Cape waiting to captivate your imagination.

Olde Cape Cod Discovery Trail

This trail reveals the region's rich history through picturesque landscapes. From maritime tales to colonial landmarks, every step promises an adventure.

Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival

This annual celebration pays homage to the legendary playwright Tennessee Williams and showcases a curated collection of his iconic and compelling works.

Whale Watching

Depending on the season, Cape Cod waters are teeming with majestic humpbacks, graceful finbacks, elusive minke, playful pilots, and the rare right whales. Enjoy a close encounter aboard a chartered boat tour.

Summer Concert Series

Yarmouth's Parkers River Beach hosts the Free Summer Concert Series every Monday in July and August. Revel in performances from top acts, all conveniently near our Riviera, Blue Water, and Red Jacket Beach Resorts.

Fourth of July

Celebrate the 4th of July in Cape Cod, the ultimate summer hotspot. Join traditional parades and family-friendly events in Barnstable Village, Cotuit, and Hyannis Port, and partake in various family festivities in Hyannis.