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Nov 29

Rockland Festival of Lights -2019

Friday, November 29 – Sunday, December 1, 2019

Event Time: Various

All over Rockland

The 2019 Annual Festival of Lights Celebration is a production of Rockland Main Street, and sponsored by the Island Institute.

Friday, November 29th

NOON - SANTA'S ARRIVAL VIA US COAST GUARD.
12-3 - FREE HORSE DRAWN WAGON RIDES.
12:30 - OFFICIAL RIBBON CUTTING ON MAIN ST.
12-3 - VISIT SANTA AT HIS WORKSHOP AT MERRILL PARK
6:00 - LIGHTING OF THE LOBSTER TRAP CHRISTMAS TREE.
Saturday, November 30th
ALL DAY - SHOP SMALL/SHOP LOCAL SATURDAY.
12-3 - FREE HORSE DRAWN WAGON RIDES.
12-3 - VISIT SANTA AT HIS WORKSHOP AT MERRILL PARK
1-4 - HISTORIC INN HOLIDAY HOUSE TOUR.
6:00 - PARADE OF LIGHTS.
Sunday, December 1
7:30 - 9:30 BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AT ECLIPSE RESTAURANT
Saturday(s) December 7, 14, & 2112-3 - FREE HORSE DRAWN WAGON RIDES.
12-3 - VISIT SANTA AT HIS WORKSHOP AT MERRILL PARK

*On Friday, Santa's Arrival via a vessel provided by U.S. Coast Guard Station Rockland is sponsored by Journey's End Marina.
The lighting of the Lobster Trap Christmas Tree is sponsored by Camden National Bank, with hot drinking cocoa provided by Bixby & Co., and served under a tent provided by Wallace Events. Santa will arrive at the tree lighting, compliments of the Rockland Maine Fire & EMS Department. Music will be provided by students from the Midcoast Music Academy.
On Saturday, the Parade of Lights is sponsored by the First National Bank.
On Sunday, Breakfast with Santa is sponsored by Bixby & Co., and hosted by Eclipse Restaurant and Event Center. Supporting sponsors of Breakfast with Santa are Rockland Cafe, and Ballou & Associates.
Santa's Workshop is provided by Shed City Inc, and sponsored by Hampton Inn & Suites, Rockland/Thomaston Maine, with candy canes provided by J Edward Knight Insurance.

Free horse drawn wagon rides, sponsored by many businesses, will be available on Friday and Saturday of Thanksgiving weekend, then every Saturday from Noon to 3:00 PM, with a starting location in downtown Rockland on Elm Street, near the corner of Main Street.

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Rockland, ME 04841
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