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  • Wednesday September 26 2018

    Freeport Trail Challenge @ Town of Freeport

    People of all ages are invited to participate in the 2018 Freeport Trail Challenge. Hike four Freeport trails in September and October. Passports will be available at Freeport Town Hall and the Freeport Community Center. Record your hikes in a Passport or by posting on Facebook or Instagram. Everyone who hikes all four trails wins […] View event

  • Red Cloak Haunted History Tour @ Hallowell

    Join The Lady in the Red Cloak for a lantern lit walking tour of Hallowell. Discover the back streets and hidden stories of Hallowell, its mysteries and haunts. See the oldest building on Water St., hear many ghostly tales, learn of the patent medicine business, and more as you experience a one-of-a-kind evening in this […] View event

  • Dahlov Ipcar: Blue Moons & Menageries: @ Bates College Museum of Art

    This exhibition presents a wide array of paintings, drawings, prints and sculptures representing nearly entire career of Ipcar, one of Maine’s best-known artists. Many of the works shown are exhibited publicly for the first time. Ipcar, the daughter of prominent modernist artists, Marguerite and William Zorach, reached a wide audience through the many children’s books […] View event

  • Maine Moderns: Drawings by Marsden Hartley and Carl Sprinchorn @ Bates College Museum of Art

    Sourced primarily from the museum’s Marsden Hartley Memorial Collection, this exhibition brings together figural drawings by artists who were longtime friends. Born in Lewiston, Hartley is recognized as an innovative and important figure in American Modernist painting. His drawings in this exhibition are from a series of later figural works, circa 1940, and are all […] View event

  • INFLUX 2018 @ Pepperell Mill, Biddeford

    Autus Collective presents INFLUX 2018, an experimental art installation at the Pepperell Mill Campus, a former textile mill in Biddeford, Maine. Installations and performances will be placed throughout the campus inviting the public to explore the Mills. On view Sept 14th – Oct 13th hours: Monday – Friday 10 – 4p Opening night! Friday Sept […] View event

  • Thursday September 27 2018
    9:30am For Kids, Outdoors

    Lobstering Demo & Wildlife Cruise @ South Freeport Harbor

    Explore the mysteries of Casco Bay. Learn about lobsters, watch for seals, shore birds and other marine wildlife while winding through the islands. This is a fun, educational, and adventurous experience suitable for families and adults. We operate daily, conditions permitting, from charming South Freeport harbor. Time: 1.5 hours, plus 15 minute shuttle each way […] View event

  • Friday September 28 2018
    6:30pm Community, Dancing

    Folk Dance Brunswick @ People Plus

    World music and dance from the Balkans, Israel, Western Europe, and around the globe. Good exercise, great fun. Many dances are taught. No partner needed. Best international folk dancing north of Boston! Fridays, 6:30–9:00 p.m., at People Plus, 35 Union St., one block west of Maine St., Brunswick. Donation $5. All are welcome. FMI: 207-200-7577, […] View event

  • Common Threads Festival

    At Canaan Farmers Hall September 28 and 29, 2018 296 Main Street, Canaan ME Friday night 7:30-9:30 The Smelts Dance Party. $10/per person. Free activities Saturday 10-4 for children and adults. Maine Childrens Discovery Museum, including their Smoothie Bike at 11:00 AM. Vegetable Art with Common Street Arts. John Meader’s giant inflatable Northern Stars Planetarium! […] View event

  • Saturday September 29 2018

    The Great Inflatable Race, Maine! @ The Brunswick Landing, Brunswick Maine

    Seeds of Independence and Family Focus host The Great Inflatable Race, Maine! Designed for all ages, this family fun event will have you and your friends running, bouncing, bumping and LAUGHING your way to the finish line! All proceeds support youth development programs and services in our area. So, what are you waiting for? Join […] View event

  • Cornish antiques show and vintage fair

    CORNISH ANTIQUES SHOW AND VINTAGE FAIR Saturday~ September 29 During the Cornish Apple Festival 9am to 4 pm Everything under the Sun! Fun and Funky, Vintage, Vinyl, Coins, Clothes, Collectibles, Eclectic and Rare! Take the Free Shuttle Bus to the Cornish Apple Festival! At the Cornish Fairgrounds~ 21 Fairgrounds Drive/ Route 25~ Cornish, Maine 9 […] View event

  • 10:00am Music

    Black Mountain Music Festival & Truck Show @ Black Mountain of Maine

    Unbelievable amounts of outdoor fun is in the works. Featuring 207Diesels truck show, 5 Live bands, BBQ challenge, music, beer tent, food vendors & more! Sponsored by : Ice Pik Vodka Gates open at 10:00am Bring your dance shoes & your lawn chair! Admission is only $15 – includes BBQ tasting (kids under 12 get […] View event

  • Pumpkin Patch trolley @ Seashore Trolley Museum

    A beloved family tradition now in its 20th year, Pumpkin Patch Trolley will return to the Seashore Trolley Museum the last two weekends of September: September 22-23 and September 29-30. The event will run from 11AM-3PM each day. Guests of all ages will be treated to rides on antique trolleys where they will be delivered […] View event

  • Community Harvest Festival @ Mountain Village Farm B&B

    Join Maine Mountain Children’s House for the Fifth Annual Community Harvest Festival! Featuring live music by Country Choir, local food trucks, kids games and activities, pick-your-prize raffle, donation cash bar with harvest sangria and Maine brews, horse-drawn wagon rides, and more! Adult tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door Kids 17 and under […] View event

  • Sunday September 30 2018

    Augusta Buddy Walk @ Capital Park, Augusta

    Join the Maine Down Syndrome Network on Sunday, September 30, for a day of family fun and festivities celebrating the abilities and accomplishments of Mainers with Down syndrome! It is also the largest fundraiser for the Maine Down Syndrome Network. With the funds raised, we are able to provide information packets to families receiving a […] View event

  • Monday October 01 2018
    1:00pm Film, For Kids

    Astronomy: 3000 Years of Stargazing @ Southworth Planetarium

    Astronomy is called “the oldest science.” From the earliest observations of the night sky to the modern day deployment of orbiting telescopes, humans have striven in earnest to understand the Universe. Past generations have perceived the night sky has a grand dome in which stars and planets intermingled and directly influenced our daily lives. Today, […] View event

  • Wednesday October 03 2018

    Button-Making @ Freeport Community Library

    What do coloring book pages, personal photos, drawings, song lyrics and opinions all have in common? You can fashion them into buttons! From 3:00-4:30PM, drop by and use our button makers to make yourself as many 2 1/4″ buttons as you can manage. This event is free, open to all ages and no pre-registration is […] View event

  • Thursday October 04 2018
    Nashville to Maine Image

    Nashville to Maine @ Geary Brewing Company

    Join us at Geary’s for an intimate concert featuring Nashville country songwriters Kendell Marvel and Danny Myrick! Enjoy a Geary’s beer and the artists who have written hits for artists such as Jason Aldean, Jake Owen, Tim McGraw and Gary Allen, while we celebrate the newly merged HospitalityMaine. Admission is free but donations are encouraged […] View event

  • Friday October 05 2018

    Concerts for a Cause – First Parish Portland

    Pianist Mark Rossnagel will perform works by Chopin, Ravel, Couperin, and Rameau at First Parish of Portland Concerts for a Cause, Friday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m. 425 Congress Street. A portion of the concerts proceeds will benefit Planned Parenthood of Portland. $15 general admission, $10 students and seniors. View event

  • Saturday October 06 2018

    Art at Marrett @ Marrett House

    Celebrate 10 years of made-in-Maine art and crafts in a beautiful historic setting, as the Saco River Art League and other artists display and sell their work at Marrett House (1789).. Children can make their own art at the “Create your Own Masterpiece” table. Baked goods available for purchase. Free tours of Marrett House on […] View event

  • Monday October 08 2018

    Rocking Mosaic, geological printmaking, and felted cairn markers @ ArtWaves MDI

    Southwest Harbor Week – Celebrate the Quietside of Acadia: Rocking Mosaic, Geological Printmaking, and Felted Cairn Markers Everything is included in ArtWaves Make and Take Workshops and no experience is needed – we guide you step by step to make a memorable piece and some good memories in our Kaleidoscope studio. Monday, October 8, at […] View event

  • Tuesday October 09 2018

    Wendell Gilley Museum programs @ Wendell Gilley Museum

    Southwest Harbor Week – Celebrate the Quietside of Acadia: Wendell Gilley Museum Presents: “Nature, Sea, Sky” Exhibition Director’s Tours $5: Take a special look at the paintings of Barbara Prey, during the exhibit tour led by Wendell Gilley Museum Director Sean Charette. Tuesday, October 9, at 11AM & 2PM Wendell Gilley Museum Presents: Drawing from […] View event

  • Wednesday October 10 2018

    Make & take a lighthouse print, glass mosaic lighthouse, or felted lighthouses @ ArtWaves MDI

    Southwest Harbor Week – Celebrate the Quietside of Acadia: Make & Take a Lighthouse Print, Glass Mosaic Lighthouse, or Felted Lighthouses Everything is included in ArtWaves Make and Take Workshops and no experience is needed – we guide you step by step to make a memorable piece and some good memories in our Kaleidoscope studio. […] View event

  • Thursday October 11 2018

    WindHorse Arts @ WindHorse Arts

    Maine Craft Weekend Participant Enjoy a Ferry boat ride across Penobscot Bay out to Vinalhaven Island. The boat trip is about an hour and a half and leaves from the Maine State Ferry in Rockland, Maine. WindHorse Arts is an easy, short (less than a 1/2 mile) walk from the boat. In the Shop, the […] View event

  • Saturday October 20 2018

    Fiddle-icious Concert @ The Orion Performing Arts Center

    Join Fiddle-icious, a non-profit, all volunteer community orchestra with members from Kittery to Augusta, as they take to the stage to share their uplifting music. Fiddle-icious is a large and vibrant group of Maine musicians playing fiddle, piano, harp, guitar, banjo, accordion, cello, tin whistle, concertina and upright bass. Their tunes are passed on from […] View event

  • Pumpkin Train @ Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum

    Autumn fun begins with a ride aboard the Pumpkin Train. Children can explore the museum and paint a pumpkin to bring home as a souvenir of the day. All visitors are treated to complimentary hot cider and cookies. Regular admission fees apply. Visit our website for more information. View event

  • Pumpkin Train @ Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum

    Autumn fun begins with a ride aboard the Pumpkin Train. Children can explore the museum and paint a pumpkin to bring home as a souvenir of the day. All visitors are treated to complimentary hot cider and cookies. Regular admission fees apply. Visit our website for more information. View event

  • 2018 Ruck for our Fallen @ Ogunquit Beach

    The Maine Fallen Heroes Foundation will be holding it’s inaugural Ruck for our Fallen on Saturday, October 20th from Noon until high tide. We’ve established several different means of support for the families that have lost a loved one. We provide emergency financial aid & college scholarships for the families of our fallen. All family […] View event

  • Ruck for our Fallen @ Ogunquit Beach

    We’re wicked excited to announce that registration for the 2018 Ruck for our Fallen is Now Open! We have (3) fitness levels so there is something for everyone to enjoy! Slick (Light), Tactical (not so easy), Heavy (where the fun starts!) Get your team together & challenge the others! We’re expecting people from near & […] View event

  • Sunday October 21 2018

    Fiddle-icious Concert @ South Portland High School Auditorium

    Join Fiddle-icious, a non-profit, all volunteer community orchestra with members from Kittery to Augusta, as they take to the stage to share their uplifting music. Fiddle-icious is a large and vibrant group of Maine musicians playing fiddle, piano, harp, guitar, banjo, accordion, cello, tin whistle, concertina and upright bass. Their tunes are passed on from […] View event

  • Saturday October 27 2018

    Fiddle-icious Concert @ McCormack Performing Arts Center, Gorham High School

    Join Fiddle-icious, a non-profit, all volunteer community orchestra with members from Kittery to Augusta, as they take to the stage to share their uplifting music. Fiddle-icious is a large and vibrant group of Maine musicians playing fiddle, piano, harp, guitar, banjo, accordion, cello, tin whistle, concertina and upright bass. Their tunes are passed on from […] View event

  • Sunday October 28 2018

    Fiddle-icious Concert @ Gendron Franco Center

    Join Fiddle-icious, a non-profit, all volunteer community orchestra with members from Kittery to Augusta, as they take to the stage to share their uplifting music. Fiddle-icious is a large and vibrant group of Maine musicians playing fiddle, piano, harp, guitar, banjo, accordion, cello, tin whistle, concertina and upright bass. Their tunes are passed on from […] View event

  • Saturday November 03 2018

    11th annual wild and scenic film festival @ Abromson Center, University of Southern Maine, Portland

    Friends of Casco Bay is delighted to host the Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Tour at University of Southern Maine’s Abromson Center in Portland for the 11th year! Wild & Scenic is a festival with a purpose as we bring together story-tellers and stories that reflect a love and appreciation for the natural world. […] View event

  • 5:00pm Benefits

    Live Auction @ Black Mountain of Maine

    Friends of Black Mountain present the 6th Annual Live Auction to benefit Black Mountain of Maine. Past auctions have seen exciting items such as Celtic tickets, autographed sports memorabilia, skis, furniture & art. Don’t miss out on this popular event. Doors open at 5:00pm. Auction begins at 6:30 Light fare from 5:00-7:30 Last Run Pub […] View event

  • Wednesday November 07 2018

    Button-Making @ Freeport Community Library

    What do coloring book pages, personal photos, drawings, song lyrics and opinions all have in common? You can fashion them into buttons! From 3:00-4:30PM, drop by and use our button makers to make yourself as many 2 1/4″ buttons as you can manage. This event is free, open to all ages and no pre-registration is […] View event

  • Friday November 16 2018

    Boothbay Lights

    Boothbay Lights is a celebration of signature Holiday events in Maine midcoast’s quintessential seaside towns of Boothbay and Boothbay Harbor! The towns sparkle with thousands of lights and the businesses are open and ready to help you make wonderful Holiday memories! View event

  • Sunday December 16 2018

    Street Corner Symphony

    Bay Chamber’s 2019 Holiday Concert at the Camden Opera House Bay Chamber Concerts presents the Nashville-based a cappella group that shot to stardom on NBC’s “The Sing-Off” performing a family-friendly show of original and popular holiday music and sing-a-longs – Sunday December 16th, 4PM in Camden Opera House. Street Corner Symphony will perform a variety […] View event

  • Saturday February 02 2019

    The International Cryptozoology Museum at Thompson’s Point @ Thompson's Point

    Cryptozoology is the study of hidden or unknown animals. These are usually larger zoological species that, to date, remain unverified by science, such as Yetis, Bigfoot, Lake Monsters, and Sea Serpents, as well as hundreds of other yet-to-be-found animals (cryptids) worldwide, but which compelling ethnoknown evidence has been collected for their possible existence. It also […] View event

  • Wednesday February 13 2019

    Music@Noon concert with Aleksandra Labinska, Kett Chuan Lee, and Inês Andrade @ Farnsworth Art Museum

    Bay Chamber Concerts presents: Polish-born Aleksandra Labinska holds a Doctorate in violin performance from Boston University, has received numerous awards and performed in many prestigious concert series around the world; cellist Kett Chuan Lee was the youngest member of the National Symphony and Radio Television Orchestras in Malaysia before coming to the United States in […] View event