Humor For Humanity with Jimmy Tingle – Fundraiser for Provincetown 400 to Bring the Mayflower Home!
WHAT: Comedian Jimmy Tingle brings his “Humor for Humanity” to Provincetown on September 19, 2019 for a fundraiser for Provincetown 400 to bring the Mayflower II to Provincetown for the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower Pilgrims’ first landing in Provincetown in 1620.
Proceeds from the fundraiser will support the Mayflower II’s week-long visit in September 2020 when the ship will be docked in Provincetown Harbor where visitors will have the opportunity to tour the ship. Provincetown 400 events also include re-enactments of the signing of the Mayflower Compact, a tribute to the Wampanoag nation and their contributions to Provincetown, the visit of 1,500+ members of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants in September 2020 and a fireworks spectacular on November 11, 2020 at the annual Lighting of the Pilgrim Monument. The Provincetown 400 Task Force is a committee of the board of the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum (PMPM).
Tickets are $50 per person for general admission. For $100 per person you will have reserved VIP seating and be invited to a pre-show reception hosted by Edwige restaurant featuring delicious hors d’oeuvres and cocktails plus a “meet-and-greet” with Jimmy Tingle. To purchase tickets online go to this link. Tickets are also available at the five Seamen’s Bank branches in Provincetown, North Truro, Wellfleet and Eastham.
WHO: Jimmy Tingle, comedian
Lori Meads, Co-Chair, Provincetown 400 and Pres. and CEO, Seamen’s Bank
Dr. K. David Weidner, Co-Chair, Provincetown 400, Ex. Dir. of the PMPM
Courtney Hurst, President, PMPM Board of Trustees
WHEN: Thursday, September 19, 2019
VIP Reception: 5:30pm at Edwige restaurant, 333 Commercial Street, Provincetown
Show: 7:00pm -8:30pm
WHERE: Provincetown Town Hall
260 Commercial Street
About Provincetown 400
Provincetown 400 was established to guide the town’s commemoration activities in recognition of the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the Mayflower Pilgrims, the signing of the Mayflower Compact, and to also share the story about the native peoples living here long before the Pilgrims landed. The Provincetown 400 Task Force is a committee of the board of the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum and includes members of the community who have been meeting regularly since early 2018. The Task Force Co-Chairs are Dr. K. David Weidner, Executive Director of the PMPM and Lori Meads, President and CEO, Seamen’s Bank.