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Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanties Week of July 3-July 9, 2023 * OPEN May – Oct!

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Bismore Park & Harbor Overlook
51 and 180 Ocean Street
Hyannis, MA 02601 United States
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Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanties
Hyannis Harbor * two locations along Ocean Street * 12 seaside studios * Hyannis
Artists change weekly throughout the season.
Visit often and d
iscover new faces and a variety of artwork each week.
PARK AND WALK:  It is easy to spend art-FULL days in downtown Hyannis HyArts Cultural District, Complementary and metered parking lots are steps away from Main Street & Hyannis Harbor. Visit the artist shanties, Main Street Hyannis, museums, shops, restaurants and more, all walkable from the surrounding public parking.
Always OPEN FROM 11:00am.
Closing time varies, spring dates until 6:00pm and at least 8:00pm in July & August
Artists frequently open early and stay late!   

MAY AND JUNE weekends:
through Sunday, May 19 through June 18, 2023:
11:00 am – at least 6:00 pm & open Monday, Memorial Day

JUNE – AUGUST, seven days a week:
Seven days a week:
June 19  through August 27, 2023:
11:00am at least 6:00pm, June AND at least 8:00 pm, July & August

SEPTEMBER, five days a week:
Thursday through Monday, August 31 through September 25, 2023:
11:00am – 6:00pm

OCTOBER weekends:
Friday through Sunday, Sept. 29 – Oct  22, 2023:
11:00am  at least 4:00pm

Gingerbread Lane at t
he Harbor Overlook
November 24, 25, 2023: 11:00am – 3:00p

Stroll through the colorful seaside Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanties.
Visitors will find something handmade, hand designed or hand crafted by local artists in two locations along the Walkway-to-the-Sea, at the Harbor Overlook, 51 Ocean Street and Bismore Park, 180 Ocean Street, Hyannis.  
Artwork varies each week and can include jewelry, painting, fiber arts, photography, glass, ceramics, rope work, mosaics, wood turning,  and more.

A must stop on your way to or from Main Street (where you will find over 40 restaurants and 120 locally owned shops) you will discover Cape Cod artists working and selling their hand-made, crafted and designed wares.  Work includes a variety of media, everything from ceramics, mosaics, and wood turning to fiber art, paintings, jewelry, photography and more. There is no fee to browse and of course if purchases are made it is a fabulous way to shop local and support the creative economy.    

The shanties are named for the town’s seven villages and each shanty at Bismore Park features past and present images of the villages.
The Harbor Overlook shanties are named for town beaches.

The program, which first started in 2005 with just 11 artists, has expanded to now include up to 100 artists who rotate throughout the season, displaying their work at two locations along the Walkway-to-the-Sea. The Town run artist shanty program provides affordable rental space for Cape Cod artists and artisans to work and sell at these seaside studios”.
program provides prime visibility and opportunities for artists to gain and improve business, marketing and selling skills, connect with other artists and meet visitors from around the region and the world.  



Programs and performance dates and times are subject to change or cancellation without notice.
Please contact the venue directly with any questions.