Friends of the Cape Cod National Seashore Friends of the Cape Cod National Seashore
Cape Cod National Seashore

Friends of the
Cape Cod National Seashore


How Your Donations and
Membership Dues Have
Benefited The Park

Old Harbor Lifesaving Station (furnishing) Province Lands Visitor Center (keeping it open during sequester) Penniman House (painting) Red Maple Swamp Trail (rebuilding) Atlantic White Cedar Swamp Trail (rehabbing)
Salt Pond (photo by Ross Johnston)

Salt Pond (photo by Ross Johnston)

FRIENDS of the Cape Cod National Seashore is a non-profit organization of dedicated individuals who have a very special love and respect for this spectacular National Park.

FRIENDS responsibilities and activities include:

  • Promoting the educational, environmental, historical and other purposes of the Cape Cod National Seashore.
  • Assisting in the provision of interpretive programs for visitors to the park.
  • Providing volunteers for important projects such as natural resources programs and trail maintenance.
  • Encouraging private donations to support seashore programs.
  • Managing several special funds that contribute to important educational, archival and research projects in the seashore.

Upcoming Events

<< click on individual events below for more information >>

Wednesday, June 28 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Rip it Ups
Sunday, July 2 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Mark Van Bork
Tuesday, July 4 Jaws
Wednesday, July 5 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Chandler Travis
Thursday, July 6 Billy and Beth
Sunday, July 9 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Zoe Lewis
Tuesday, July 11 Music with Heart
Wednesday, July 12 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: New Beach Band
Thursday, July 13 Restoring the Herring River
Sunday, July 16 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Spampinato Brothers
Tuesday, July 18 Keeping Time: A Few of the Park Historian's Favorite Things!
Wednesday, July 19 Chris Macort, Whydah Pirate Museum
Wednesday, July 19 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Cheryl Aruda
Thursday, July 20 Toast and Jam
Sunday, July 23 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Sensible Shoes
Tuesday, July 25 Cape Cod Climate Change
Wednesday, July 26 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: The Groovalotos
Thursday, July 27 Outer Cape Chorale Chamber Singers
Sunday, July 30 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Funktapus
Tuesday, August 1 The Legacy of JFK
Wednesday, August 2 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Sarah Swain
Thursday, August 3 Sarah Swain and the Oh Boys
Sunday, August 6 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: New Beach Band
Tuesday, August 8 Mapping the Landscapes of Outer Cape Cod: Coastal Change and Forest Canopies
Wednesday, August 9 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: The Daggers
Sunday, August 13 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Chandler Travis
Tuesday, August 15 Storytelling with Rona Leventhal
Wednesday, August 16 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Digney Fignus
Sunday, August 20 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Steve Morgan and the Kingfish
Tuesday, August 22 Expedition Whydah
Wednesday, August 23 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: The Grab Brothers
Sunday, August 27 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Zoe Lewis
Tuesday, August 29 Jackson Gillman, the Stand-Up Chameleon
Wednesday, August 30 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: Johnny & the Washashores
Sunday, September 3 Sunset Music Series at Herring Cove: The Rip it Ups




Wayside Exhibits for Province Lands Bike Trail
Ready to Install

The Friends of the Cape Cod National Seashore is excited to see the newly completed wayside exhibits which we funded for the Province Lands bike trail.

Click on images below to view more readable (and zoomable) pdf version of Wayside exhibits.






Click above to view Public Service Announcement video promoting the "Friends of CCNS"

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