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Cape Cod Melody Tent

Closed Now: 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Love it here!

I love attending concerts at the Melody Tent. It's not far from home, there's usually someone... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2018
Sandwich, Massachusetts
Lovely venue

Lovely little venue, attended the tent with my 6 year old to see Pinocchio. Have since been looking... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Mags G
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“beach boys”(15 reviews)
“four tops”(6 reviews)
One of the oldest continuously-operating tent theaters-in-the-round in the US, along with our sister venue the South Shore Music Circus in Cohasset. A 2,300-seat summer, open-air theatre that hosts national artists and comedians on a revolving...more
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21 W Main St, Hyannis, MA 02601-3735
+1 508-775-5630
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

I love attending concerts at the Melody Tent. It's not far from home, there's usually someone pretty talented playing, and every seat is a good seat. And, if you're lucky, and get your tickets soon after they become available, you can get excellent seats. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little venue, attended the tent with my 6 year old to see Pinocchio. Have since been looking into other events that will be taking place here in the future. I live 10minutes away and never knew it was there and I’m sure I have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mags G
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Love concerts here. Revolving stage and a good view from basically all seats. Of course, I love the front ones. Lots of parking and great organization guiding you to your seats. Very clean. Seats could use cup holders. Great location.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 13Martha
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We saw the Beach Boys for the second time at the Melody Tent. The Beach Boys played to a sold out event and never seem to disappoint and continue to get better and better. They totally involve the audience, to the point where 99% of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard G
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

The cape cod melody tent should be more transparent about the fact that they block you in in the parking lot. Had we known, we would have taken an Uber there. Instead, we got trapped in a line of cars when we pulled in and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great small venue to hear music. Rotating stage, no bad seat . We have been many times over years and love being in open air tent .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gayle E
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We had no idea what to expect when we bought some tickets on StubHub but this venue is amazing. It’s small and intimate and we were all wishing we had someplace like this near our home. Straight No Chaser was fun and well worth the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Came down to see the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band last weekend and was blown away. Seats are comfortable, for this show the stage was stationary, the sound system was spot on, could hear the vocals and the flaming guitar work of one of the best...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank markpF14EM
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Tonight we saw Straight, No Chaser, a male vocal group. VERY entertaining. The Melody Tent is a perennial favorite , but this group was very entertaining. Would see them again anytime. The Melody Tent runs a great venue. It's tight, parking and traffic wise, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank davidrH1314VW
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

The Melody Tent is a favorite venue for concerts primarily because everyone is essentially "up close and personal". Seeing old time favorites is a pleasure! The rotating stage gives you a great series perspectives for the performances. I have found the staff to be policíate...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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June 24, 2018|
Response from Sherry F |
Farther away from the stage is usually cooler!
June 5, 2017|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
14 = pink martini 15 = Phil vassar
Linda Y
August 14, 2016|
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Response from DirMktg | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Our last show of the season is Sept.3 (we are a seasonal venue). You can view show listings and further information on our website at melodytent . org (remove the spaces; Tripadvisor doesn't allow URL's)