Lights! Camera! Action! It’s time for our annual community variety show! The youth will be presenting different projects they worked on during the “Do Somethings” workshops. This is an all COLAGE family event showcasing our youth’s creative talents and ability to shine!
Shabbat Shalom! Join us for a casual celebration as we welcome in Shabbat with friends, family, and prayer. We will say the Shabbat blessings and share challah and grape juice before we head into the family dance. Families of all faiths are welcome! Hosted by Keshet.
Join us as LGBTQ+ families fill a boat for spectacular whale watching. Reserve tickets for the 9:00 am trip on Friday, August 2nd by calling 1-800-826-9300 and mentioning “Family Week.” Payment taken with reservation to help with delays. It is recommended that families go to the office ahead of time to pick up tickets to avoid delays and lines.
Reserve ahead to make sure you have space on the boat! Special Family Week rate of $48pp for ages 13+, $33pp for ages 5 – 12, and free for everyone under 4 years old.
Sponsored by HBO. Everyone is invited to come out and have fun with our friends from HBO! Whether diving into the pool or jumping into the snackbar, make sure not to miss what is sure to be an AWESOME summer beach and pool party at the Provincetown Inn. FREE lunch basket options provided. The pool will be open but here will be no lifeguard on duty.
Hosted by The Friends in Adoption
Friends in Adoption is happy to welcome you to their 15th annual Family Week Picnic! Bring your lunch and hula hoops. Look for the blue sun tent with the LGBTQ+ flag flying and hula hoops leaning against the tent. All are welcome!
Big Ryan’s Tall Tales, an annual Family Week favorite, will return to the Library Children’s Area. The program features Big Ryan’s original stories, puppet play, a bit of music and movement and a whole lot of fun! Big Ryan’s programs are appropriate for preschool all the way to 5th grade. The program runs about 45 minutes but has been known to sometimes go a full hour!
Please join us for our annual State of the Movement panel discussion. Much has happened in the twelve months since we last gathered, and this is your opportunity to join Family Equality and COLAGE staff as we review policy and programming affecting LGBTQ+ families and those who wish to form them.
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater presents P.I.E. Story Theatre - an interactive eclectic performance of adapted fairy tales, fables, and original stories in the “story theatre” style created by Viola Spolin and Paul Sills. Five actors use wooden stools, small props, narration, mime and creative characters to present an exciting and fun 40-minute show with selections from a repertory of thirty stories. Favorites include Casey at the Bat, The Little Engine and Three Billy Goats Gruff.
Sponsored by Clean & Clear. Continuing our Family Beach Time Series, join us to show off your Regional Pride! Signs will help you find people from your home region as you take a dip and enjoy the snack bar! Come lounge, eat, splash, and meet other families that live close to you. FREE lunch basket options provided. The pool will be open but no lifeguard on duty.
Come join, meet, and mingle with community members with disabilities and their families! This will be an opportunity to connect with fellow community members and reflect on experience and perspective. All adults and youth with disabilities, both visible and invisible, are welcomed and encouraged to attend. There will be some family-friendly crafts and activities for attendees to enjoy!
Sponsored by Cape Cod 5 Bank. NEW EVENT! This is a pool and beach party for families with members who identify as people of color! It’s a chance for multiracial families to celebrate, enjoy each other’s company, and make new friends! Enjoy the pool, beach, and games. FREE lunch basket options provided. The pool will be open but no lifeguard on duty.
Kick off the Family Art Walk at On Center Gallery and then visit Frederick Studio, Kyle Ringquist Gallery, Oils by the Sea Gallery, Greg Salvatori Gallery, Provincetown Public Library, Sidekicks Travel, and others for the second ever Art Walk. Hands-on activities, learning demonstrations, and light refreshments will be provided by galleries. Check the Family Week app for all participating galleries.
Families with children from Guatemala are invited to join us for an evening of fun at the beach below the Harbor Lounge. Bring your waders and enjoy playing in the high tide! Food provided.
Hosted by Harbor Lounge
Attention all self-identified dads! Join us as we gathering pool-side for community, fun, and an amazing view of Provincetown harbor! There will be appetizers and drinks provided. The event is family-friendly and open to all registrants. Alcohol and non-alcoholics beverages available. The pool will be open, but no lifeguard on duty.
Everyone who identifies as a parent on the male/masculine side of the spectrum is invited!
Sponsored by Growing Generations and Gay Parents To Be.
Connect, relax, and enjoy meeting and mingling with other single parents. The whole family is welcome! Some food and drinks will be provided by Provincetown Brewing Co. Alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages and food available. Kid-friendly activities provided and supervised nearby.
Sponsored by CCRM.
NEW EVENT! It’s a pool and beach party for parents who identify as people of color and their families. Kick off the week by celebrating and making new friends. Enjoy the pool, beach, games, and snack bar!
Attention all self-identifying moms! Let’s make new friends as we gather pool-side at the Crown & Anchor. Appetizers and drinks will be provided. The event is family-friendly and open to all registrants. Alcohol and non-alcoholics beverages available. The pool will be open, but no lifeguard on duty.
All moms and parents who identify anywhere on the female/feminine side of the spectrum are invited!
Salaam Family Week is a space for LGBTQ+ Muslim families, people who come from Muslim families, and families with Muslim members. This is a safe space for us to share our experiences with “family” in all its complexity and power: choosing our families, building our families, and navigating our families of origin. Share, connect, pray, snack or just play.
Hosted by Raquel Evita Saraswati, an out queer Muslim who serves as Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations at Family Equality.
This gathering is for families with transgender, gender-fluid, and/or non-binary parents, caregivers, and children. All are welcome for a fun opportunity to make friends and build community! Let’s connect together by the pool and beach with appetizers and treats provided. The pool will be open, but no lifeguard on duty.
Sponsored by Eastern Bank.
This event is open to all ages and will be a time to mix and mingle with other members of our great community as well as get a taste of what our amazing week together will be like. Bring your whole family and meet the COLAGE team! Come play field games and make some new friends!