The Cape Cod Canal Region Chamber of Commerce would like to thank the following sponsors:

Event Detail

  48th Annual Cape Cod Scallop Fest
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .

Date And Time
9/22/2017 TO 9/24/2017
11:00 AM TO 6:00 PM
Related Website:

Event Description:



Our famous fried scallop and chicken dinners will be showcased at this American Bus Associations Top 100 Event.  Attendees can also enjoy offerings at the diverse food court and the beer and wine gardens.  In addition to the live entertainment, a host of activities for the entire family are on hand including corn hole tournaments, kids rides & activities, juried arts & craft show, and marine education and demonstrations.

Meal tickets are not necessary to enjoy our great line up.  General admission is only $7, Children 6-12 are $2, and kids 5 and under are free.  Admission/Meal combo tickets can be purchased for $24 (scallop) or $22 (chicken) at the gate, or online are $2 off (

The focus of the festival is, of course, our great Fried Scallop or roasted Chicken dinners, prepared by J & J Concessions, Roger & Hope Pinard of Lakeville, Massachusetts. You can enjoy your meal inside or take your meal outside, sit at a picnic table and listen to the great entertainment.

Enjoy non-seafood offerings at the Foodzilla on Wheels food truck such as Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Sausages, Chicken Tenders and Fries. From other vendors, you can partake of Chowder, Lobster Rolls and all types of salads. We also have a Raw Bar to be enjoyed with an ice cold beer or glass of wine.  Make sure to save some room for dessert, you can delight in Strawberry Shortcake or Ice Cream. If you are interested in snacking your way around the Fesitval, stop by and pick up some Fried Dough, Kettle Corn and thirst quenching Lemonade or Strawberry Smoothies.

The Scallop Festival has music for every taste! Our aim is to provide you the best non-stop, local family entertainment, on the Main Stage or on the Festival Grounds!  Each day will feature a talented roster of comediens and musicians: 

Friday  ~  Lenny Clark, Boston's top comic, known as Uncle Teddy on the TV series "Rescue Me", headlining

Saturday  ~  Draw the Line, premier Aerosmith cover band, headlining

Sunday  ~  Studio Two - A Tribute to the Beatles, headlining

Check for the complete entertainment lineup. 

Professional artisans and crafters will feature their American Made Arts, Crafts, and Specialty Foods.  Over 60 vendors offer a variety of unique items.

Mark Fanelli’s Traveling Amusement Park provides a wondrous experience for the entire family!  They will make the whole family smile!

Whether the kids are 8 or 80, lots of fun can be found at the Scallop Fest. 

The kids can feast on Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and Ice Cream and don’t forget Admission into the Scallop Fest is FREE for those 5 and under!  Face painting, temporary henna designs, sand art, and other activities for kids abound at the Scallop Fest!

Saturday & Sunday:  The Cornhole Company is sponsoring corn hole tournaments on Saturday and Sunday with cash prizes and grand prizes for the winners!  Stay tuned for details and sign up information.



Need more information?  
If you need more information about this event, please complete the fields below:
Your Email Address:

Your Name:
Question / Comment:

For general inquiries email us at:






Cape Cod Fairgrounds
1220 Nathan Ellis Highway
E. Falmouth, MA 02536

(508) 759-6000


Current Weather
Event Location Map


Your Email Address

Remind me    day(s) prior to the event date.