Barnstable Clean Water Coalition

The Barnstable Clean Water Coalition has many events to help understand more about preserving clean water on Cape Cod.

Upcoming Events

Check out our upcoming events!

Watershed Action Alliance of Southeastern Massachusetts presents

Water - New England's Next Big Challenge

March 29, 2019
8 am - 4 pm
Needles Lodge, 1 Camp Kiwanee Road, Hanson, MA

This one day conference will inform, educate and inspire attendees about critical water issues pertaining to ensuring clean and plentiful water for people and wildlife in New England now and into the future. The presentations will focus on issues and answers in Southeastern Massachusetts, many of which are relevant across New England and beyond.

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Cape Waters: Challenges and Opportunities

When: Thurs, April 4th 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Cape Cod Beer 1336 Phinneys Lane, Hyannis

Zee Crocker, Executive Director, BCWC: Zee will talk about Barnstable’s four watersheds, Cape Cod’s sole source aquifer and how all waters – drinking, fresh, brackish and salt – are connected; how what we do at/in/on our homes and properties plays a critical role in the health of all waters; and what BCWC is doing to make a difference for clean water.

Tickets required
Donation of $10

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Barnstable’s Wild Watersheds

When: Wed, April 17th 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Cape Cod Beer 1336 Phinneys Lane, Hyannis

Amy Croteau, Barnstable Natural Resource Officer: Come discover the diverse wildlife that lives in our local watersheds. Using the Barnstable Department of Natural Resources’ traveling animal exhibit, Amy will introduce the public to species including osprey, river otters, coyotes, great horned owls, fishers and more. Learn why water is so  important to the survival of all animals.

Tickets required
Donation of $10

To register click here.

Cape Cod Beer Race to the Pint

Saturday, April 27, 2019
Cape Cod Beer (1336 Phinneys Lane Hyannis, MA)

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Barnstable Clean Water Coalition is proud to be the beneficiary of funds raised at the 2019 Cape Cod Beer Race To The Pint. Grab your sneakers and run/walk for clean water at this 5K/10K race that starts and ends at Cape Cod Beer (1336 Phinneys Lane in Hyannis) and winds through scenic roads in Barnstable Village. Post-Race party at the Brewery features live music and food.

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If you would like to be a sponsor, click here to view our sponsorship form.

Check back for more information or contact BCWC at or 508-420-0780.

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Clean Water Challenge Golf Tournament

Monday, August 26, 2019
Oyster Harbors Cub Golf Course (145 Grand Island Drive, Osterville, MA)

Join Barnstable Clean Water Coalition friends and supporters for a day of golf at the 2nd Annual Clean Water Challenge held at the beautiful Oyster Harbors Club in Osterville. Proceeds raised will support BCWC's mission to restore and preserve clean water in the town of Barnstable.

Check back for more information or contact BCWC at or 508-420-0780.

Cape Cod Wildlife Collaborative presents

Cape Cod Wildlife Festival

Saturday, September 7, 2019
10:00am - 3:00pm
MA Audubon Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary (345 Bone Hill Rd, Barnstable, MA)

Cape Cod Wildlife Collaborative is sponsoring its 10th Annual Cape Cod Wildlife Festival. Free to the general public, the Festival showcases local environmental groups dedicated to Cape Cod wildlife and habitats. Enjoy family-friendly environmental activities, live animal presentations, food trucks and live music.

Check back for more information, please visit Cape Cod Wildlife Collaborative's Facebook page.

Paddle for the Bays: RACE Cape Cod

Saturday, September 14, 2019
7:00am - 3:00pm

Grab your paddleboard or kayak and get out on the water to raise awareness and funds for clean water in Barnstable at the 9th Annual Paddle for the Bays: RACE Cape Cod. All ages and levels of stand-up paddleboarders and kayakers welcome. This event benefits Barnstable Clean Water Coalition and their work to restore and preserve clean water throughout Barnstable.

Check back for more information or contact BCWC at or 508-420-0780.


Saturday, October 5, 2019
1 pm - 5 pm
Cape Cod Beer

1336 Phinneys Lane Hyannis, MA

Join BCWC, Big Rock Oyster, Cape Cod Oysters, the Greater Hyannis Area Chamber of Commerce and the Barnstable Association for Recreational Shellfishing at Cape Cod Beer for a day filled with locally-grown and harvested oysters, live music and great beer. You can't brew great beer or grow delicious oysters without clean water!

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Past Events


Barnstable Clean Water Coalition