Down East Events

Down East Events

Gay Island Oyster Farm

Gay Island Oyster Farm

Do you love Maine oysters? Jeff Metzmaker of Gay Island Oysters Farm delivers and prepares his oysters to selected trips on our Down East Adventures. He often stays to enjoy a few of his tasty mollusks and share a few good stories.

Family walk

Camden International Film Festival

We’re happy to be participating in a special screening and panel discussion Saturday, September 16 at the Camden International Film Festival. Our editor in chief, Kathleen Fleury, will discuss paid family leave, how it has impacted her life, and how well our new policy is working for families here at Down East.

Writing Workshop

2017 Writing Workshop

Whether you’re a professional writer or write as a hobby, let the editors of Down East help you advance your craft. Learn what magazines are looking for from writers, hone your skills, and get out and enjoy Maine at the same time. September 6–9, 2017

Adventures

Down East Adventures

Choose your destination, invite fellow lovers of Maine, and get on board for the ultimate Maine experience. 2017 itineraries now available!

Splashed Bash

Get Tickets for the Splashed Bash, Friday, May 13 | Portland House of Music & Events | $10 Featuring an amazing array of Maine-made craft…

Splashed Bash

A Spirited Celebration

Join us Friday evening, May 13 at the Portland House of Music & Events for a celebration of Maine distillers and their spirited community.