Most Saturday nights in season (the schedule is somewhat erratic), the First Encounter Coffee House, Chapel in the Pines, 220 Samoset Rd., off Rte. 6, one-quarter mile west of town center (no phone; www.firstencounter.org), a tiny 1899 church in Eastham, hosts some very big names on the folk and rock circuit, such as Livingston Taylor and Patty Larkin. Tickets are $15 to $20; call for a schedule. Closed May and September.
The Salt Pond Visitor Center, on Salt Pond Road, in Eastham, east of Rte. 6 (tel. 508/255-3421; www.nps.gov/caco/planyourvisit/visitorcenters.htm), puts on a varying schedule of entertainment, including concerts and guest presentations, in season. A nominal fee ($2-$3) may apply. Call for a schedule.
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