A selection of Maine crafts that include jewelry, quilts, photographs, pottery, and porcelain dolls. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This celebration of the delectable mollusk includes a parade, amusement rides, entertainment, games, craft booths, and, of course, lots of steamed, fried, and chowdered clams
Aroostook County celebrates the spud with a parade, music, fireworks, and lots of starchy eats.
Rockland, the Lobster Capital of the World, celebrates its claim to fame with a big parade, top-notch entertainment, a crate race, a sea goddess, navy ship tours, professional and amateur cooking contests, and more than twenty thousand pounds of lobster served
Cannes, Sundance — and Waterville. Movie buffs descend on the Railroad Square Cinema to watch more than eighty films from around the world, representing the best of independent American and international cinema.
In its seventh year, this festival promotes the understanding and appreciation of all cultures, featuring nearly sixty booths of ethnic food, and crafts, plus plenty of performances.
Starts: Jul 4 2009 - 9:00am
Ends: Jul 4 2009 - 4:00pm
The double black diamond of White Heat might be closed for the season, but you can find some real diamonds or gemstones of your own to take home at the twentieth annual Bethel Art Fair. A winter haven, Bethel bustles even in the summer, especially during this one-day event, featuring more than fifty local artists and artisans selling their arts and crafts on the Village Common. Don’t miss the Portland Brass Quintet from noon to 2 P.M., and sample the tasty treats from pizza and lobster rolls to desserts provided by local restaurants.
This curious-tasting soft drink has a truly devout following, especially in its native state, and the weekend of July 10 to July 12 brings all the Maine Moxie-lovers together to honor this official state soda. The Moxie Festival in Lisbon Falls features everything Moxie imaginable, plus a parade, road and canoe races, pony rides, and other festival mainstays. But the focus is on the drink. If the Moxie Chuggin’ Challenge isn’t up your alley, try the elixir in ice cream form, or come up with a completely original concoction incorporating Moxie for the recipe challenge.
adjacent to Wescustogo Hall
North Yarmouth, ME 04097
A fun, family friendly all-day event with road race, parade, kids games, food, entertainment, and bean supper. More details as they are planned!
Castine, ME 04421
The Castine Merchants Association celebrates the vibrant and historic town of Castine, Maine with a weekend of special events, food, music and art. This year’s events will include: kayak tours of our unique deep water harbor, the surrounding islands and Dyces Head Lighthouse; street fair featuring local food and crafts, big band dance on the town dock, croquet tournament, tours of the MMA training ship “State of Maine”, local food producers dinner and much more.