- Memorial Day Parade
Monday May 29, 2017
Cape Ann Artisans Studio Tour
Saturday June 3, 2017, Sunday June 4, 2017 and Saturday October 7, 2017 through Monday October 9, 2017 throughout Gloucester and Rockport
Cape Ann Artisans began in 1980, formed by men and women in Gloucester and Rockport who were interested in connecting with others living the life of the professional craftsperson. In a time without internet connection or credit cards, the founding members created a supportive network to survive and to thrive, to grow their businesses and their artistic visions.
- St. Peter's Fiesta
Wednesday June 21, 2017 through Sunday June 25 2017
The St. Peter's Fiesta has long attracted visitors from all over the country. It is an annual celebration in Gloucester, MA taking place on the weekend closest to the Feast Day of St. Peter, June 29. The event is sponsored by the Italian-American fishing community of Gloucester.
- Main Street Block Party
Saturday July 15, 2017, Saturday August 12, 2017 and Friday September 1, 2017
- Gloucester Schooner Festival
Friday September 1, 2017 through Sunday September 3, 2017
Taking place in the harbor and nearby waters of America’s oldest seaport, the Gloucester Schooner Festival honors the major role the fishing schooner has played in the heritage of Gloucester and the eastern seaboard.