September/October 2018 Events: Mid Cape

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Writer: Mary Anglin

Yarmouth Seaside Festival

Yarmouth Seaside Festival

October 6-8: Yarmouth Seaside Festival

Spending summer on the Cape is a no-brainer, but you may not have considered attending events on Cape Cod for Columbus Day weekend. The Yarmouth Seaside Festival, taking place on Joshua Sears Memorial Field, is celebrating its 40th year of the event. Over the three-day weekend, the Yarmouth Seaside Festival is home to craft fairs, live music, food vendors, fireworks, parades, and even a road race. There is something for everyone at Yarmouth Seaside Festival. For a detailed event schedule, visit

September 22: Paws at the Beach Pet Festival & Walk, Centerville

A fundraiser for life-saving animal programs across the globe with a portion of the proceeds staying here on Cape Cod. Bring your leashed dog and join in the one-mile fundraising walk along Craigville Beach.

September 30: LoveLocal Fest, Hyannis

Vendors, food, beer and hard cider, live music and activities for the kids all converge for a day of fun on waterfront Aselton Park in Hyannis.

October 20: Shuck! A Day of Oysters and Beer, Hyannis

Cape Cod Beer in Hyannis throws open their doors for a day of beer, oysters, food and fun. Oysters from all over the Cape will be showcased, and Heavy 57 will be belting out the tunes.