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09.1.2015

L.L.Bean Summer in the Park

  • When: 07:30am-Close
  • Where: L.L.Bean, Freeport
  • More Information: 1-877-755-2326

L.L.Bean presents Summer on the Coast, for an annual celebration. Bring a lawn chair for free outdoor concerts in Discovery Park. There is also family-friendly events and festivals, including the Freeport Community Market, KidsFest, and Dog Days of August.

llbean.com

3D: Contemporary Works from the Farnsworth

  • When: 10:00am-Close
  • Where: Farnsworth Art Museum, 16 Museum St. Rockland
  • More Information: 207.596.6457

Sculpture of many forms creates spatial magic on a macro and human scale as visitors weave their way among the three-dimensional mix of work on view in the Crosman Gallery. Ranging from wall-mounted pieces in low relief to mixed media floor installations, and from hard-edged to organic structures laden with metaphor, most works were made over the past four decades and given to the Farnsworth by their makers or by generous collectors.

farnsworthmuseum.org

Center for Maine Contemporary of Art: Float Exhibit

  • When: 05:00pm-09:00pm
  • Where: CMCA Bicknell, 11 Lime Street, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.236.2875

Come enjoy our first Friday art walk and opening reception for the new and exciting Float Exhibit!

cmcanow.org

09.2.2015

L.L.Bean Summer in the Park

  • When: 07:30am-Close
  • Where: L.L.Bean, Freeport
  • More Information: 1-877-755-2326

L.L.Bean presents Summer on the Coast, for an annual celebration. Bring a lawn chair for free outdoor concerts in Discovery Park. There is also family-friendly events and festivals, including the Freeport Community Market, KidsFest, and Dog Days of August.

llbean.com

Center for Maine Contemporary of Art: Float Exhibit

  • When: 05:00pm-09:00pm
  • Where: CMCA Bicknell, 11 Lime Street, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.236.2875

Come enjoy our first Friday art walk and opening reception for the new and exciting Float Exhibit!

cmcanow.org

09.3.2015

L.L.Bean Summer in the Park

  • When: 07:30am-Close
  • Where: L.L.Bean, Freeport
  • More Information: 1-877-755-2326

L.L.Bean presents Summer on the Coast, for an annual celebration. Bring a lawn chair for free outdoor concerts in Discovery Park. There is also family-friendly events and festivals, including the Freeport Community Market, KidsFest, and Dog Days of August.

llbean.com

Center for Maine Contemporary of Art: Float Exhibit

  • When: 05:00pm-09:00pm
  • Where: CMCA Bicknell, 11 Lime Street, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.236.2875

Come enjoy our first Friday art walk and opening reception for the new and exciting Float Exhibit!

cmcanow.org

09.4.2015

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

4-7pm: Harbor Crawl

4-10pm: Taste of Local Flavor

4-1am: WCLZ Live Music Competition

boothbayharborfest.com

L.L.Bean Summer in the Park

  • When: 07:30am-Close
  • Where: L.L.Bean, Freeport
  • More Information: 1-877-755-2326

L.L.Bean presents Summer on the Coast, for an annual celebration. Bring a lawn chair for free outdoor concerts in Discovery Park. There is also family-friendly events and festivals, including the Freeport Community Market, KidsFest, and Dog Days of August.

llbean.com

Center for Maine Contemporary of Art: Float Exhibit

  • When: 05:00pm-09:00pm
  • Where: CMCA Bicknell, 11 Lime Street, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.236.2875

Come enjoy our first Friday art walk and opening reception for the new and exciting Float Exhibit!

cmcanow.org

First Friday Art Walk

  • When: 05:00pm-07:00pm
  • Where: 154 Middle Street, Portland
  • More Information: 207.956.7105

The Portland Art Gallery holds a special reception open to the public on First Fridays. The gallery will feature Art Collector Maine artists and refreshments.

artcollectormaine.com

09.5.2015

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

12-9pm: Taste of Local Flavor

12pm-1am: WCLZ Live Music Competition

boothbayharborfest.com

L.L.Bean Summer in the Park

  • When: 07:30am-Close
  • Where: L.L.Bean, Freeport
  • More Information: 1-877-755-2326

L.L.Bean presents Summer on the Coast, for an annual celebration. Bring a lawn chair for free outdoor concerts in Discovery Park. There is also family-friendly events and festivals, including the Freeport Community Market, KidsFest, and Dog Days of August.

llbean.com

Center for Maine Contemporary of Art: Float Exhibit

  • When: 05:00pm-09:00pm
  • Where: CMCA Bicknell, 11 Lime Street, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.236.2875

Come enjoy our first Friday art walk and opening reception for the new and exciting Float Exhibit!

cmcanow.org

09.6.2015

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

9-12pm: 5K & Half Marathon

11-9pm: Taste of Flavor

12-4pm: Students Carnival

boothbayharborfest.com

Center for Maine Contemporary of Art: Float Exhibit

  • When: 05:00pm-09:00pm
  • Where: CMCA Bicknell, 11 Lime Street, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.236.2875

Come enjoy our first Friday art walk and opening reception for the new and exciting Float Exhibit!

cmcanow.org

09.7.2015

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

7-10am: Pancake Breakfast

11:30-9pm: Restaurant Week

5-7pm: A Stroke of Art Welcome Reception

boothbayharborfest.com

09.8.2015

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

11:30-9pm: Restaurant Week

12-4pm: A Stroke of Art Quick Draw & Reception

7-9pm: Haunted History Tour

boothbayharborfest.com

09.9.2015

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

11:30-9pm: Restaurant Week

5-7pm: A Stroke of Art & Wine Reception

boothbayharborfest.com

09.10.2015

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

9-12pm: Farmer's Market Fest Booth

10-12pm: A Stroke of Art Quick Draw at Farmers Market

11:30-9pm: Restaurant Week

boothbayharborfest.com

Pairings 101 - Spanish Tapas

  • When: 05:00pm-07:00pm
  • Where: The Farmhouse at Cellardoor Winery, 367 Youngtown Road, Lincolnville, ME
  • More Information: 207.763.4478

Come enjoy the richly robust flavors of Spanish Cuisine. Spain has always been a country of strong, seductive flavors - saffron, cumin and some of the finest and most flavorful olives and olive oil in the Mediterranean. Call to reserve your seat.

MaineWine.com

09.11.2015

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

11:30-9pm: Restaurant Week

3-6pm: A Stroke of Art Ales, Eats & Arts

boothbayharborfest.com

Viles Arboretum Sculpture Symposium

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Viles Arboretum, 153 Hospital St. Augusta
  • More Information: 207.626.7989

The Viles Arboretum 2nd Annual Sculpture Symposium blends inspiration and creativity, driving twelve Maine artists to create beautiful sculptures from stone within a colorful setting of ever-changing botanicals. The Symposium runs September 11-20, 2015.

vilesarboretum.org

Maine Preservation 2015 Annual Gala

  • When: 06:00pm-09:00pm
  • Where: Ram Island Farm, Cape Elizabeth
  • More Information: 207.847.3577

Maine Preservation's 5th Annual Gala features bites and beverages from local purveyors including Linda Bean's Maine Lobster, Old Port Sea Grill, Aurora Provisions and many more, along with live music and Art Collector Maine. All proceeds support Maine Preservation statewide.

mainepreservation.org

09.12.2015

28th Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Wells Reserve at Laudholm, 342 Laudholm Farm Road, Wells
  • More Information: 207.646.1555

This prestigious event brings more than 100 artisans, selected by jury, to exhibit their wares for thousands of browsers. Music, food, and fun round out the 2-day festival. Tickets are available at the gate on the days of the festival. Two-day passes are available on Saturday at the Information Station in the Barn. The Festival will take place from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on both days.

wellsreserve.org

 

BikeMaine

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations
  • More Information: ride@bikemaine.org

The Bicycle Coalition of Maine seeks to increase bicycle tourism in Maine through the BikeMaine event. Enjoy a week-long bike tour of Maine, from September 12th-19th, while enjoying the views and camping at various locations along the way. This year's 3rd annual BikeMaine route announcement will take place on February 4th, 2015, at Empire in Portland, from 4:30 to 8:00pm.

bikemaine.org

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

2-4pm: A Stroke of Art Quick Draw

2-4pm: Fishin' for Fashion Show

7:30-10pm: Sultans of String: Opera House

boothbayharborfest.com

Walk MS: Caribou 2015

  • When: 09:00am-Close
  • Where: Cary Medical Center: 163 Van Buren Road, Caribou
  • More Information: Judith Hamer: judith.hamer@nmss.org

Come walk and help raise money to help the individuals affected by multiple sclerosis, through MS education and support. The walk offers a 3.5-mile route with a 1.25 mile option and there are rest stops along the way, supplied with snacks, beverages, and restrooms. Minimum fundraising amount of $25.

walkman.nationalmssocity.org

09.13.2015

28th Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Wells Reserve at Laudholm, 342 Laudholm Farm Road, Wells
  • More Information: 207.646.1555

This prestigious event brings more than 100 artisans, selected by jury, to exhibit their wares for thousands of browsers. Music, food, and fun round out the 2-day festival. Tickets are available at the gate on the days of the festival. Two-day passes are available on Saturday at the Information Station in the Barn. The Festival will take place from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on both days.

wellsreserve.org

 

Boothbay Harbor Fest

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Locations in Boothbay Harbor
  • More Information: 207.671.7676

11-1pm: A Stroke of Art Mimosas, Art & Eats

1-4pm: Closing Awards Ceremony

boothbayharborfest.com

11th Annual HenryFest

  • When: 12:00pm-06:00pm
  • Where: Skyline Farm, 95 The Lane, North Yarmouth.
  • More Information: (207) 846-9559

HenryFest is the fun, family-oriented outdoor music festival.

HenryFest has attracted a vibrant mix of national and regional artists to play alongside 317’s own faculty and student ensembles.

 

317main.org

 

09.17.2015

11th Annual Camden International Film Festival

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Venues
  • More Information: 207.593.6593

Since 2005, CIFF has screened hundreds of award-winning films and hosted filmmakers from all over the world. Its commitment to seek out work that pushes the boundaries of the form has given the CIFF the status as one of the most anticipated documentary events in the US. Join in on the Camden International Film Festival in 2015 for some great films, merrymaking, and fresh ocean air.

camdenfilmfest.org

Claw Down

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Ocean Point Marina Boatyard, East Boothbay
  • More Information: 207.633.2353
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The Claw Down is a way to showcase the best that Maine has to offer: the best ingredients (especially the star of the show – fresh Maine lobster!), the hard work and dedication of the lobster fishermen, and the best creative approach to crafting the perfect lobster bite. Previous years have seen over a dozen chefs enter this competition, bringing their best bites to feed an eager crowd of lobster lovers. Bites can be simple or complex, sweet or savory, but they must feature lobster as a key ingredient.

boothbayharbor.com

Speaker Series: Bats on the Brink

  • When: 07:00pm-09:00pm
  • Where: Gilsland Farm, Greater Portland
  • More Information: 207.781.2330 x237

Maine's bats are beneficial to humans and the population is in peril. Biologists will present an update regarding their status and some of the exciting research being conducted, including a short venue outdoors with an audio detector to explore our own night sky. Featuring: Trevor Peterson, Senior Wildlife Biologist of Stantech.

maineaudubon.org

09.18.2015

11th Annual Camden International Film Festival

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Venues
  • More Information: 207.593.6593

Since 2005, CIFF has screened hundreds of award-winning films and hosted filmmakers from all over the world. Its commitment to seek out work that pushes the boundaries of the form has given the CIFF the status as one of the most anticipated documentary events in the US. Join in on the Camden International Film Festival in 2015 for some great films, merrymaking, and fresh ocean air.

camdenfilmfest.org

Mitchell Institute Gala 2015

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Portland Marriott at Sable Oaks, South Portland
  • More Information: 207.773.7700

The 2015 Mitchell Institute Gala brings together over 400 of today's business and community leaders with over 70 of tomorrow's leaders: Mitchell Scholars, who share the Institute's impact on their academic and career paths. Senator Olympia J. Snowe will be welcomed as the keynote speaker.

mitchellinstitute.org

09.19.2015

11th Annual Camden International Film Festival

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Venues
  • More Information: 207.593.6593

Since 2005, CIFF has screened hundreds of award-winning films and hosted filmmakers from all over the world. Its commitment to seek out work that pushes the boundaries of the form has given the CIFF the status as one of the most anticipated documentary events in the US. Join in on the Camden International Film Festival in 2015 for some great films, merrymaking, and fresh ocean air.

camdenfilmfest.org

09.20.2015

11th Annual Camden International Film Festival

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Various Venues
  • More Information: 207.593.6593

Since 2005, CIFF has screened hundreds of award-winning films and hosted filmmakers from all over the world. Its commitment to seek out work that pushes the boundaries of the form has given the CIFF the status as one of the most anticipated documentary events in the US. Join in on the Camden International Film Festival in 2015 for some great films, merrymaking, and fresh ocean air.

camdenfilmfest.org

Trail to Ale 10K Race/Walk

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Eastern Prom: Portland
  • More Information: 207.775.2411

16 years running, the Trail to Ale is still Portland's most beautiful race. Experience Portland's waterfront trails in their most glorious season, then break-it down at our Eastern Prom After-Party, with beer, pizza, music, dancing, free massages, yoga, healthy snacks, and more.

trails.org

09.23.2015

Saturday Night Fever the Musical

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Ogunquit Playhouse: 10 Main Street, Ogunquit
  • More Information: 207.646.5511

Saturday Night Fever the Musical is based on the 1977 film that became a cultural phenomenon and cemented the Bee Gees as disco era icons with their electrifying score. This mega-musical hits the stage with breathtaking and dazzling choreography and the songs from the chart topping soundtrack.

ogunquitplayhouse.org

09.25.2015

Maine Woodlawn A Design Forum

  • When: 03:00pm-07:00pm
  • Where: Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park: Ellsworth
  • More Information: 207.667.8671

The Black House interior has been undisturbed since 1928, the home is filled with possessions and treasures purchased and collected over 100 years by three generations of one family. It is a 19th century masterpiece residing in a 21st century world. Woodlawn is a chance to look at the house through a modern lens. Wine and cheese will be served at the event.

woodlawnmuseum.com

09.26.2015

Punkinfiddle Family Festival

  • When: 10:00am-04:00pm
  • Where: Wells Reserve at Laudholm, 342 Laudholm Farm Road, Wells
  • More Information: 207.646.1555

Punkinfiddle features traditional crafts, hands-on learning, lively music, old-fashioned games, fun food, farm animals, and lots of happy faces in a historic seaside setting. This event has become a family tradition for both locals and folks from away. Stuff a scarecrow, stomp your feet, paint a pumpkin, churn butter, quiz a fiddle maker, create a craft, walk the beach, and leave smiling.

wellsreserve.org

09.27.2015

The NAMI Maine Walk

  • When: 09:00am-Close
  • Where: Southern Maine Community College: Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse
  • More Information: 207.621.8430

The NAMI Maine Walk draws over 1,000 people and is the state's largest awareness raising event for mental health. 100% of the money raised from the NAMI Maine Walk stays here in Maine to support all the free resources and programs that NAMI Maine offers statewide.

Namimaine.org

Walk MS: York 2015

  • When: 10:00am-Close
  • Where: York High School: 1 Robert Stevens Drive, York
  • More Information: Judith Hamer: judith.hamer@nmss.org

Come walk and help raise money to help the individuals affected by multiple sclerosis, through MS education and support. The walk offers a 6-mile route with a 1 mile option and there are rest stops along the way, supplied with snacks, beverages, and restrooms. Minimum fundraising amount of $25.

walkman.nationalmssocity.org

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