The Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival hosts 100 of New England's finest artisans and craftspeople in a spectacular seaside setting. Exhibitors are selected by jury for this prestigious event, now in its 26th year, which features jewelry, pottery, apparel, prints, sculpture, photography, and more. Food, music, and trail walks round out the indoor/outdoor festival. Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Laudholm Trust, which provides vital support to the Wells Reserve at Laudholm. 10am to 4pm each day.
Portland, ME 04101
Plans for the third annual Portland Brew Festival (www.portlandbrewfestival.com) have been announced, and the popular event continues to provide beer enthusiasts a top-notch brew experience. Owner and producer Mak Sprague says that the 2013 event is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, August 30 and 31, and will feature more than 35 brewers, 95-plus brew products, and an expanded array of activities and demonstrations. The event returns to Portland Company Complex at 58 Fore Street in Portland.
Starts: Jul 21 2013 - 9:00am
Ends: Jul 21 2013 - 4:00pm
Union, ME 04862
You are invited to Open Farm Day in Union, Maine. Learn creative methods used by Master Gardener Volunteers in their vegetable gardens; see beekeeping; wood-turning; wool-spinning and needle-felting
and "Historic Period Garden" "Medicine Wheel Garden" and "Dyeing and Drying Garden"
Donkeys and Highland Cattle
Children can make Garden and Woodland Faeries
Sample food made from items produced in our Gardens
Brae Maple Farm is a MOFGA Certified Organic Farm which hosts the Master Gardener Volunteers' Gardens.
Kingfield, ME 04947
> > Kingfield Days 2013 The events run from 7/18-7/21/2013. Thursday from 6:00
- 8:00 Cribbage Tournament at the Herbert Hotel. Fridays events include:
> > Amateur Photo Contest and Flower Arrangement Show from 9:00 - 12:00 at the
Herbert Hotel. From 3:00 - 5:30 there will be Carnival Games and Kids'
Activities under the tent in the middle of town. A Pork Dinner to benefit the
Flag Program in Kingfield will be from 4:30 - 6:30 in the parking lot of Grand
> > Central Station. Live Music also under the tent from 7:45 - 10:00.
Starts: Jul 5 2013 - 6:30pm
Ends: Jul 5 2013 - 9:30pm
Between Preble and Elm Streets
Portland, ME 04101
It's a summer of street food! Come eat from the best at Flea Bites, a monthly street food, vintage and handmade celebration at the Portland Flea-for-All.
This First Friday, July 5th, from 6:30-9:30, follow up the fireworks with Small Axe Truck, Mainely Burgers, Love Cupcakes, El Corazon, Mainely Treats, Pretty Awesome Street Food and Tandem Coffee Roasters.
30+ vendors will be slinging vinyl, vintage clothing, jewelry, handmade bags, antiques, woodworking and more.
So roll or stroll on down for the year's third Flea Bites event!
Starts: Jul 21 2013 - 2:00pm
Ends: Jul 21 2013 - 4:00pm
Farmington, ME 04938
Matt Shipman, Erica Brown, Matt & Shannon Heaton-"Stories in Song" 2:00 PM Old South Church in Farmington; $15; For more information, call 207- 562-4445 or visit us on the web at necelticarts.com for our full calendar. Also see: http://www.westernmainestorytelling.org/ video link: http://www.youtube.com/ watch?v=uzxPq3KBLxc
Starts: Aug 15 2013 - 7:30pm
Ends: Aug 15 2013 - 9:00pm
Monmouth, ME 04259
Join us as three selected finalists from TAM's first student playwriting competition stage readings of their scripts at Cumston Hall!
Maine students grades 5-12 are eligible to submit their plays.
Brunswick, ME 04011
Enjoy an unmatched collection of Celtic musicians from the traditional Celtic nations, including Ireland and Scotland, as well as the United States and Canada when Saltwater Celtic Music Festival comes to Thomas Point Beach in Brunswick, Maine.
Now in its third year, Saltwater is the leading Celtic music festival in New England and features a top-tier lineup of traditional and contemporary internationally renowned Celtic musicians.
Starts: Jul 4 2013 - 9:00am
Ends: Jul 4 2013 - 4:00pm
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Fine crafts by members of the Island Arts Association will be exhibited and sold in a marketplace across the street from the Fourth of July celebration on the Bar Harbor athletic field. Local artisans will offer high quality work in a variety of media at a range of prices, including ceramics, jewelry, quilts, photography and dolls. Proceeds will benefit the YWCA and YMCA of Mount Desert Island.
Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538-1834
The Boothbay Region Garden Club presents its eleventh Festival of Trees-"All Creatures Great and Small" in conjunction with the Harbor Lights Festival. Come browse the shops-The Stitchery, Décor Galore, Sweets and Savories, Nature's Gift Corner, and ETC. Buy tickets for the raffle of the theme tree-"Woodland Creatures". There will also be more than sixty decorated trees and related items in the Silent Auction. The hours are: Dec. 6(Fri.)-10 AM to 5 PM; Dec. 7(Sat.)-10 AM-5 PM: Dec. 8(Sun.)-10 AM-3 PM(although the Silent Auction will close at 2 PM).