2021 Cotuit Firecracker 5k

Friday July  2, 2021

Register HERE

 or on race day from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Lowell Park

Benefits: Cotuit-Santuit Civic Association & The Cotuit Athletic Association (The Cotuit Kettleers)

Where: 10 Lowell Avenue, Lowell Park, Cotuit, MA 02635

Start Times:

  • 5:40pm for youth six and under
  • 5:45pm for youth 7-12
  • 6:00pm for 5k


  • Youth six and under – 100 yards
  • Youth 7-12 – ½ mile
  • Main run 5k
  • Virtual 25 mile Bike Ride

Attention Transfer Station Users

Transfer Station Hours of Operation

Sunday, July 4, 2021 the Town of Barnstable Department of Public Works Solid Waste Division will be closed  in observance of Independence Day.  Trash and recycling services will resume on a normal schedule Monday, July 5, 2021. For questions, call P.J. Kelliher at 508-420-2258.

Transfer Station & Recycling Division Information HERE

31st Annual Brush Off Art Auction

2021 Cahoon Museum Art Auction – Brush Off Begins on Saturday! VIEW & BID HERE

Get ready! The Cahoon Museum Art Auction will take place online beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Bidding continues through Saturday, July 10 at 8 p.m. The Auction features over 125 artworks by talented local and regional artists. Art is available at all price points, and your participation helps to support the Museum’s exhibitions and educational programs.
THANK YOU TO OUR PREMIER SPONSORS: William H. & Mary H. Woods Fund for Arts & Literacy
and The Horton Family
THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNER SPONSOR: Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Robert Paul Properties
With additional support from: Stand Up & Paddle Cape Cod & Sunderland Printing

Free Open House on Sunday, June 27Bring friends and family to the Museum for our free Open House on Sunday! See our two new contemporary art exhibitions: Ethan Murrow: The Greenhouse and Duncan Johnson: Under Construction. View a selection of artworks by regional artists up for bid in our online Cahoon Museum Art Auction and start your bidding. Treat yourself to something special in the Museum Shop, enjoy family-friendly activities, and make it a special day. 
Watch Plein AirArtists at Work As part of the Art Auction, many of the region’s most talented plein air artists will be setting up their easels in Cotuit to capture the scenic seaside landscape. Look for them June 26 through July 6. The paintings produced will be available in the online auction.

Virtual Program – Art Collecting: Learn From the Experts
On June 30 at 7 pm, curator and art advisor Mallory Ruymann will join art advisor Paul Kotakis and artists Andrew Fish and Azita Moradkhani for a discussion about contemporary art collecting practices. The program will take place on Zoom. Learn More and Register Here

On View Now Ethan Murrow: The Greenhouse June 16 – October 3 Ethan Murrow’s latest installation is a 75-foot panoramic wall drawing inspired by old growth forests that once existed on Cape Cod. This installation encourages discussion, and optimism, about how human beings can preserve and restore natural habitats and coexist in balance with nature.
Duncan Johnson: Under Construction June 9 – September 19 This exhibition presents a selection of meticulously crafted wall assemblages by Vermont artist Duncan Johnson. The colorful artworks are created with reclaimed wood gathered from landfills and encompass aspects of sculpture, drawing, and painting.

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4676 Falmouth Road (Rte. 28)P.O. Box 1853 Cotuit, MA 02635 (508)428-7581