35th Annual Love Greater Cape Ann Fundraising Auction

Please register in advance at bit.ly/lovegca

You are invited to join us for the 35th Annual Love Greater Cape Ann Fundraising Auction on Thursday, September 29 from 5 to 10 PM at Cruiseport Gloucester. The night will feature:

  • Live Auction and Silent Auction
  • Fund the Future Paddle Raise
  • Heads & Tails Game
  • Passed Hors d’Oeuvres, Plated Dinner, Cash Bar

We Love Greater Cape Ann and work hard to help support our Community in many ways.  Your generous bidding will help the Chamber build for the future of this special place where we live, work and play. Join us and share your love for Cape Ann. 

  •  compete for great gatherings & trips
  •  take home your next piece of art
  •  experience a South Africa photo safari
  •  bid high with our professional auctioneer
  •  meet up with old friends & make new friends
  •  help us fund the future of the greater Cape Ann region

Live and Silent Auction Items may be previewed at: https://one.bidpal.net/lovegca22

Proceeds benefit the Chamber’s work to support Greater Cape Ann through business and regional promotion, economic growth, educational enrichment and community events.

Thank you to our Sponsors:

  • GOLD: Beauport Hospitality, Institution for Savings, Johnson & O’Connor
  • SILVER: Cape Ann Savings Bank, Coastal Windows & Exteriors
  • BRONZE: Applied Materials, BankGloucester, Brookline Bank, Carroll K. Steele Insurance Agency, Inc., Cazeault Solar, Works by JD

35th Annual Love Greater Cape Ann Fundraising Auction

Please register in advance at bit.ly/lovegca

You are invited to join us for the 35th Annual Love Greater Cape Ann Fundraising Auction on Thursday, September 29 from 5 to 10 PM at Cruiseport Gloucester. The night will feature:

  • Live Auction and Silent Auction
  • Fund the Future Paddle Raise
  • Heads & Tails Game
  • Passed Hors d’Oeuvres, Plated Dinner, Cash Bar

We Love Greater Cape Ann and work hard to help support our Community in many ways.  Your generous bidding will help the Chamber build for the future of this special place where we live, work and play. Join us and share your love for Cape Ann. 

  •  compete for great gatherings & trips
  •  take home your next piece of art
  •  experience a South Africa photo safari
  •  bid high with our professional auctioneer
  •  meet up with old friends & make new friends
  •  help us fund the future of the greater Cape Ann region

Live and Silent Auction Items may be previewed at: https://one.bidpal.net/lovegca22

Proceeds benefit the Chamber’s work to support Greater Cape Ann through business and regional promotion, economic growth, educational enrichment and community events.

Thank you to our Sponsors:

  • GOLD: Beauport Hospitality, Institution for Savings, Johnson & O’Connor
  • SILVER: Cape Ann Savings Bank, Coastal Windows & Exteriors
  • BRONZE: Applied Materials, BankGloucester, Brookline Bank, Carroll K. Steele Insurance Agency, Inc., Cazeault Solar, Works by JD

Final Gloucester Main Street Block Party of 2022 is on Friday Night!

Get ready for the biggest and best Gloucester Main Street Block Party on Friday, September 2 from 6 to 10 pm to kick off Gloucester Schooner Festival & Labor Day Weekend! Kilted Colin, Bosoma School of Dance, Captain Jack, and Mary Poppins will be entertaining the crowds along with six musical acts on three separate stages. Six food vendors will be serving up delicious dishes along with several Main Street restaurants. Visit with your favorite non-profits and merchants, play some games, get your face painted, make some jewelry, and hold a snake or two! Guaranteed to be fun for the whole family and a great way to kick off Labor Day and Schooner Festival weekend!

Final Gloucester Main Street Block Party of 2022 is on Friday Night!

Get ready for the biggest and best Gloucester Main Street Block Party on Friday, September 2 from 6 to 10 pm! Kilted Colin, Bosoma School of Dance, Captain Jack, and Mary Poppins will be entertaining the crowds along with six musical acts on three separate stages. Six food vendors will be serving up delicious dishes along with several Main Street restaurants. Visit with your favorite non-profits and merchants, play some games, get your face painted, make some jewelry, and hold a snake or two! Guaranteed to be fun for the whole family and a great way to kick off Labor Day and Schooner Festival weekend!

Do you like meeting new people and promoting the greater Cape Ann area?

The Greater Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce is seeking volunteers at the Gloucester Chamber office to greet visitors, answers questions, offer recommendations, and provide general information. Available hours include Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Take one, two, or all three shifts, or even split shifts! If you are interested in learning more, please contact Becca at becca@capeannchamber.com.

Main Street Block Party Saturday Aug. 13 from 6 to 10 PM

Invite your family and friends to visit Main Street Gloucester on Saturday, August 13 from 6 to 10 pm and enjoy a great evening of shopping, street performers, food, music, and more! Three separate stages will be providing live music and the crowd favorite Cape Ann Dance will be performing. Enjoy the “Scottish flair” of Kilted Colin and Stiles School of Scottish Dance. See you there!

Main Street Block Party This Saturday!

Are you ready for a fun night for all ages? The 2nd of our three popular summer 2022 block party events that celebrate all that downtown Gloucester has to offer is on this Saturday, August 13, from 6 PM to 10 PM. Guests enjoy live music on three separate stages, street performers (featuring Kilted Colin, Cape Ann Dance, Stiles School of Scottish Dance, Picasso’s Balloonatik, and Captain Jack), Al fresco dining, food trucks, vendors, face painting, non-profits, Cape Ann Vernal Pond with featured creatures, games, and more! We will see you there!

Festival by the Sea is August 6 from 10 am to 6 pm

Join us in downtown Manchester-by-the-Sea on Saturday, August 6th from 10 am to 6 pm for shopping, music, food, and drink. Over 80 talented artisans will be showing and selling their unique creations in Masconomo Park, Reed Park and Town Hall Park. Enjoy food by the LobsterRoller, Crepe du Jour, Rev Kitchen and The Whoo(pie) Wagon, and beer from Great Marsh Brewery. For a full list of artisans, visit the Greater Cape Ann Chamber website.

Musical guests at the Masconomo Park Bandstand

  • 11:00-12:30 PM – Pete Hoare with Geoff Small (Rock / Classic Rock / Folk)
  • 12:30-1:30 PM – Charlie Weld  (Singer / Songwriter)
  • 1:45-3:15 PM –  Presti Players (Blues / Reggae/ Funk)   
  • 3:30-5:30 PM – The Jantelles (Juke Box hits / Oldies)

Follow the Festival by the Sea Facebook page to keep up to date with what is happening!

Festival by the Sea 2022

For a list of artisans, vendors, food trucks, and featured brewery, visit the Greater Cape Ann Chamber website.

Musical guests at the Masconomo Park Bandstand

  • 11:00-12:30 PM – Pete Hoare with Geoff Small (Rock / Classic Rock / Folk)
  • 12:30-1:30 PM – Charlie Weld  (Singer / Songwriter)
  • 1:45-3:15 PM –  Presti Players (Blues / Reggae/ Funk)   
  • 3:30-5:30 PM – The Jantelles (Juke Box hits / Oldies)

Follow the Festival by the Sea Facebook page to keep up to date with what is happening!

Gloucester Main Street Block Party – Saturday July 16 from 6 to 10 PM

Join us this Saturday, July 16 from 6 to 10 PM on Main Street in Gloucester for the first Block Party of 2022! The fabulous Red Trouser Show is back for another appearance along with the talented troupe of Cape Ann Dance. Plus, three different stages will be hosting musical guests starting at 6 PM. Picasso’s Balloonatik, Captain Jack and Funky Brush Face Painting will delight the youngsters. It will be a fun night for the whole family. Check out facebook.com/gloucesterblockparty for more details. See you there!