Maine Windjammer Parade


Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Event date/time:
July 15, 2016 – 2:00pm – 4:00pm

The entire windjammer fleet participates in an afternoon Parade of Sail past the mile-long Rockland Breakwater, providing spectators with stunning, close-up views of Maine’s fleet of tall ships.
Location Address: Rockland Harbor Rockland, ME

North Atlantic Blues Festival


Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Event date/time:
July 16 – July 17, 2015

This annual festival features more than 15 blues artists from the U.S. and abroad. Saturday night “Club Crawl” starts at 9:00 p.m. Advance tickets ($25/day, $50/weekend): 207-593-1189; www.northatlanticbluesfestival.com
Location Address: Harbor Park Rockland, ME

July HARBORARTS – Arts and Crafts Show


Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Event date/time:
July 16 & 17, 2016 – 9:00am – 5:00am

About 100 artists and artisans display, discuss, and sell their work in a festive open marketplace nestled beside Penobscot Bay — the same land and seascapes that inspired Carol Sebold and three generations of Wyeths.
Location Address: Harbor Park Camden, ME

Annual Lobster Festival


Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Event date/time:
August 3, 2016 (All day) – August 7, 2016 (All day)

World-famous festival, one of New England’s great summer events. This year’s festival and parade theme is “65 and still going strong”. Saturday night concert by 38 Special. Tons of steamed Maine lobsters served; pageantry, waterfront activities, maritime displays and demonstrations, Maine arts and crafts, visits to Navy and Coast Guard ships, harbor cruises, entertainment, parade, lobster-crate race and more.
Location Address: Harbor Park Rockland, ME

Annual Maine Boats, Home and Harbor Show


Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Event date/time:
August 12-14, 2016 10:00am – 4:00pm

Where ‘Tradition Shapes Innovation’. Maine’s only in-water boat and home show features artists, architects, boatbuilders, craftsmen, designers, furniture makers, and marine gear vendors, plus music, food, and the Annual World Championship Boatyard Dog® Trials (Sunday). $12 adults, under 12 free. No pets allowed.
Location Address: Harbor and Buoy Parks Rockland, ME

Union Fair


Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Event date/time:
August 20, 2016 (All day) – August 27, 2015 (All day)

This classic rural fair includes harness racing, an old-fashioned pig scramble, wild blueberry pie baking and eating contests, animal and tractor pulls, sheep shearing, 4-H exhibits, carnival rides, and fireworks.
Location Address:
Union Fairgrounds
Route 17
Union, ME

Festival of Lights Celebration


Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Event date/time:
November 25, 2016 (All day) – November 27, 2016 (All day)

Santa arrives by Coast Guard boat, Gingerbread houses, lobster trap tree lighting, horse-drawn carriage rides, Festival of Lights Parade, and shops and restaurants open late.
Location Address: Rockland, ME