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ANNUAL CELEBRATIONS OF HISTORIC EVENTS
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JANUARY

CUMBERLAND COUNTY

Bridgeton
Mushers Bowl Winter Carnival
Weekend of fun. Snowmobile parade, horse-drawn sled rides, star gazing, polar bear dunk, horse drawn sleigh rides and so much more
(207) 647-3472



FEBRUARY


which county & city

On a Saturday in February
"Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s birthday celebration ,
Birthday cake and family activities
.
www.mainehistory.org


MARCH

CUMBERLAND COUNTY

Portland
Portland Flower Show
A delightful family event

www.portlandcompany.com

APRIL

PENOBSCOT COUNTY

Bangor
Bangor Garden Show
Annual event brings spring to the delight of thousands.
(207) 947-5555

MAY

ANDROSCOGGIN COUNTY

Livermore Falls
Livermore Falls History Night

(207) 897-6158

JUNE

AROOSTOOK COUNTY

Swedish Colony
Swedish Colony Midsummer Celebration
Since 1871

(207) 316-7306

HANCOCK COUNTY

Deer Isle
Lupine Festival
Lupines are a lovely backdrop for garden tours,
craft fair,
boat excursions,
scenic plane rides and more
Since 2002

(207) 367 – 2420

WASHINGTON COUNTY

Machias
Margaretta Days Festival 
Celebrates the first
naval battle of the
American Revolution

(207) 225 - 4223

JULY

CUMBERLAND COUNTY

Portland
July 4th reading of the Declaration of Independence
at 12 noon in front of the Wadsworth Longfellow House.

www.mainehistory.org

AUGUST

COMERSET COUNTY

Skowhegan
Skowhegan State Fair
Nation’s oldest continuously run agricultural fair.  Agricultural exhibits, harness racing, and so much more.
Since 1942

(207 474 – 2947

OXFORD COUNTY

Andover
“Maine’s most beautiful mountain village”
Annual Andover Old Home Days Celebration
Family fun with plenty to do for all ages.
A parade, antique can exhibits, art and flower show, firemens muster horse show, food and music.

(207) 392-4311

SEPTEMBER

KNOX COUNTY

Rockland
Open Lighthouse Day
Visit participating lighthouses

(207) 594 – 4174

WASHINGTON  COUNTY

Eastport
Annual Eastport Pirate Festival
“The most exciting and colorful event on the coast of Maine.” Thousands of pirates. A fun filled weekend.
Since 2006

(207) 753-4343

OCTOBER

LINCOLN  COUNTY

Damariscotta
Pumpkin Fest and Regatta
Fun packed week of events includes pumpkin catapulting, pumpkin paddle boat relay, a giant pumpkin parade and so much more.

(207) 592-6184

PENOBSCOT COUNTY

Bradley
Living History Days – Leonard’s Mills
Wagon rides, and so much to do.  Family fun.

(207) 974-6278

NOVEMBER

KNOX COUNTY

Rockland
Rockland Coast Guard Boat.   
www.therealmaine.com/festivaloflights

KNOX COUNTY

Rockland
Open Lighthouse Day
Visit participating lighthouses

(207) 594 – 4174

SAGADAHOC COUNTY

Bath
Old Fashioned Christmas
www.visitbath.com

YORK COUNTY

York
Lighting of the Nubble Lighthouse
Magical place during the holidays.

(207) 363-4422

DECEMBER

KNOX COUNTY

Camden
Christmas by the Sea
House tour of
private residences and inns. 
Santa arrives by lobster boat.

www.CamdenMe.org

OXFORD COUNTY

Bethel
Country Christmas in Bethel

 www.bethelmainecom/index

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