Upcoming Events in Midcoast Maine

Aug 14

Maine Maker's Market

10:00-5:00pmCMCA, Rockland

CMCA’s first annual Maine Makers Market, featuring a wide array of goods made by Maine-connected artists and artisans. Free, open to all.

Crafts, Cultural, Outdoors, Visual Arts

Crafts,Cultural,Outdoors,Visual Arts

Aug 05

Yoga Nidra in the Amphitheatre

8:00 AM to 9:00 AMCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Camden-based Health & Wellness Coach Hester Kohl Brooks will facilitate Yoga Nidra programs every Thursday in July and August from 8:00 – 9:00 am. Yoga Nidra is a relaxing form of guided meditation.

Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors

Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors

Aug 09

Walsh History Center Hour on Zoom

12:00 PM to 1:00 PMCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Do you have a question about the history of Camden, your ancestors that may have lived in the area, or the house you live in now? Ken Gross and the Walsh History Center team are happy to try to help.

Education, Historical

Education,Historical

Aug 16

Walsh History Center Hour on Zoom

12:00 PM to 1:00 PMCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Do you have a question about the history of Camden, your ancestors that may have lived in the area, or the house you live in now? Ken Gross and the Walsh History Center team are happy to try to help.

Education, Historical

Education,Historical

Aug 23

Walsh History Center Hour on Zoom

12:00 PM to 1:00 PMCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Do you have a question about the history of Camden, your ancestors that may have lived in the area, or the house you live in now? Ken Gross and the Walsh History Center team are happy to try to help.

Education, Historical

Education,Historical

Aug 30

Walsh History Center Hour on Zoom

12:00 PM to 1:00 PMCamden Public Library, Camden

 

Do you have a question about the history of Camden, your ancestors that may have lived in the area, or the house you live in now? Ken Gross and the Walsh History Center team are happy to try to help.

Education, Historical

Education,Historical

Sep 11

Savage Oakes - Maine Open Winery Day

11am-4pm • 175 Barrett Hill Rd.
Union, ME
207.785.2828

Join us for a day of talks and demonstrations.
See what is involved in growing grapes in Maine and making wine from cold hardy, hybrid varieties not well known to most people.
We will be wine tasting all day and you can roam the grounds.
We will be posting a schedule of talks.

Agriculture and Farming, Classes and Workshops, Food and Drink

Agriculture and Farming,Classes and Workshops,Food and Drink

Start Aug 07
End Aug 08

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, August 8, 2021

First Annual Maine Wild Blueberry weekend. Sweetgrass Farm Winery

11am-5pm • Sweetgrass Farm Winery & Distillery
347 Carroll Rd, Union ME 04862

Maine’s first ever Wild Blueberry Weekend is scheduled for August 7-8, 2021 as a celebration of the state’s iconic fruit and the people behind it – the growers and processors. The weekend will revolve around an Eat. Drink. Experience. Taste our blueberry wines, sangria, and spirits at our tasting room in Union.

Agriculture and Farming, Food and Drink

Agriculture and Farming,Food and Drink

Nov 13

A Tasting Event & Cookbook Launch

1 - 3 pmPope Memorial Humane Society, Thomaston

It’s been a long time in the making because 2020 definitely messed up our timeline, but the PMHS cookbook is coming this year!

Authors and Books, Benefits and Fundraisers, Charity and Outreach, Food and Drink

Authors and Books,Benefits and Fundraisers,Charity and Outreach,Food and Drink

Aug 14

Pints for Pets at the Pour Farm

12 - 3 pmThe Pour Farm, Union

We are calling all animal and craft beer lovers! Come on out to the Pour Farm on Saturday, August 14th, from 12 to 3 pm for Pints for Pets!

Benefits and Fundraisers, Charity and Outreach, Food and Drink

Benefits and Fundraisers,Charity and Outreach,Food and Drink

Oct 21

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Oct 22

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Nov 19

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Dec 16

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Dec 17

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Jan 21

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Start Aug 04
End Aug 05

Multi-Day Event ending Thursday, August 5, 2021

(Online) Self-Care for Professionals

4-6 p.m.Zoom, Belfast

This self-care program for clinicians and professionals will give you some of the space you need to process and reflect as well as the skills to help you manage and prevent burn out.

Education

Education

Start Aug 20
End Aug 21

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, August 21, 2021

Pop Up Shop: Community Shopping Days

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Flanagan Community Center, Rockland

Join us for this fabulous event featuring a wide array of new and gently used women's clothing and accessories at amazing prices.

Benefits and Fundraisers

Benefits and Fundraisers

Aug 19

Pop Up Shop: VIP Night

5:00-7:00pmFlanagan Community Center, Rockland

Join us for this fabulous event featuring a wide array of new and gently used women's clothing and accessories at amazing prices.

Benefits and Fundraisers

Benefits and Fundraisers

Nov 27

41st Annual Festival of Lights Craft Show

9:00 am - 3:00 pmRockland Elks Lodge 1008, Rockland

The 41st Annual Festival of Lights Craft Show is on for the Saturday after Thanksgiving. A great chance to shop local this holiday season while supporting local homeless pets.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Crafts, Fairs and Festivals, Seasonal and Holiday

Benefits and Fundraisers,Crafts,Fairs and Festivals,Seasonal and Holiday

Aug 05

Camden Shakespeare Festival’s Play “Aquitania.”

6:00 PM to 8:00 PMCamden Public Library, Camden

 

The Camden Shakespeare Festival returns to the Camden Amphitheatre this summer with Aquitania.

Outdoors, Performing Arts

Outdoors,Performing Arts

Aug 06

Camden Shakespeare Festival’s Play “Aquitania.”

6:00 PM to 8:00 PMCamden Public Library, Camden

 

The Camden Shakespeare Festival returns to the Camden Amphitheatre this summer with Aquitania.

Outdoors, Performing Arts

Outdoors,Performing Arts

Start Jul 15
End Aug 15

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, August 15, 2021

Walking with the Trees - FINE ART EXHIBITION

7/15 5-7pm, then M-Sa 11-5 Su 11-4 thru 8/15Carver Hill Gallery, Camden

WALKING WITH THE TREES - Gemma Astor and Scott Troxel. Gemma renders the tiny worlds and dark spaces of decay and rebirth found in the forest floor. Scott creates 2D wall art in wood.

Exhibits, Visual Arts

Exhibits,Visual Arts

Aug 22

Tender Voices, A Song Gala

7:00-8:30Camden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

The culmination of Bay Chamber's Screen Door Festival this closing gala features performances by many artists from throughout the week.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 22

Palaver Strings - A Story for Children

3:30 -4:30PMCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

A FREE program for children and families, celebrating the versatility, colors and stories that string instruments create through the beloved story of "Ferdinand the Bull."

Children and Family, Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Children and Family,Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 22

Alone and Together

1:00-2:00 PMCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

An inspiring program featuring both solo and duo repertoire from many gifted instrumentalists who appear throughout Bay Chamber Concert's Screen Door Festival.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Aug 22

Bach For Breakfast Part 5

10:00-11:00Camden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

The final part of this five-part series exploring J.S. Bach's works, influences and inheritors. Zoot coffee and muffins are available before the concert.

Concerts, Historical, Performing Arts

Concerts,Historical,Performing Arts

Aug 21

Johnny Gandelsman & Friends

8:30-9:30 PMCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

A unique collaboration bringing together three musical changemakers, Johnny Gandelsman, Clarice Assad and Kinan Azmeh, this program promises to be as dynamic as it is exciting.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Aug 07

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents AQUITANIA

6pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

An enchanting comedy with live music

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 08

Camden Shakespeare Festival presents AQUITANIA

6pmCamden Amphitheater, Camden

An enchanting comedy with live music

Performing Arts

Performing Arts

Aug 21

Power of Three

5:30-6:30pmCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

Three creative powerhouses, Orion Weiss, piano; Zlatomir Fun, cello and Alexi Kenney, violin perform a sweeping program, including Ravel's magnificent Piano Trio.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Aug 21

The Voice of the People

1:00-2:00 PMCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

Join Bay Chamber Concerts for this mesmerizing performance by JiJi, a renowned and adventurous artist on both acoustic and electric guitar.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Aug 21

Bach For Breakfast Part 4

10:00-11:00Camden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

Bay Chamber Concerts presents the fourth installment of this conversational concert about the life of J.S. Bach.

Concerts, Historical, Performing Arts

Concerts,Historical,Performing Arts

Oct 01

Stroll your way around downtown Rockland, Be sure to include a stop at The Farnsworth Art Museum and CMCA, who will waive admission fees for the event. You’ll also find many galleries and other businesses open and displaying art in many media.

Children and Family, Cultural, Exhibits, Outdoors, Visual Arts

Children and Family,Cultural,Exhibits,Outdoors,Visual Arts

Sep 03

First Friday Art Walk - Rockland

5pm-8pm • Downtown Rockland

Stroll your way around downtown Rockland, Be sure to include a stop at The Farnsworth Art Museum and CMCA, who will waive admission fees for the event. You’ll also find many galleries and other businesses open and displaying art in many media.

Children and Family, Cultural, Exhibits, Visual Arts

Children and Family,Cultural,Exhibits,Visual Arts

Aug 06

First Friday Art Walk - Rockland

5pm-8pm • Rockland downtown.

Stroll your way around downtown Rockland, Be sure to include a stop at The Farnsworth Art Museum and CMCA, who will waive admission fees for the event. You’ll also find many galleries and other businesses open and displaying art in many media.

Children and Family, Exhibits, Outdoors, Visual Arts

Children and Family,Exhibits,Outdoors,Visual Arts

Aug 15

A Persian Summer Feast

4:00 - 7:00 p.m.Nina June Restaurant, Rockport

Hands-on cooking class with Louisa Shafia, award-winning writer-chef-teacher, exploring the fresh summery flavors of her Iranian culinary heritage, creating an alluring feast for the class to enjoy.

Authors and Books, Classes and Workshops, Food and Drink

Authors and Books,Classes and Workshops,Food and Drink

Aug 16

A Persian Summer Feast

4:00 - 7:00 p.m.Nina June Restaurant, Rockport

Hands-on cooking class with Louisa Shafia, award-winning writer-chef-teacher, exploring the fresh summery flavors of her Iranian culinary heritage, creating an alluring feast for the class to enjoy.

Authors and Books, Classes and Workshops, Food and Drink

Authors and Books,Classes and Workshops,Food and Drink

Start Aug 13
End Aug 15

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, August 15, 2021

Maine Boat & Home Show

10AM - 5PMHarbor Park, Rockland

A festival of Maine's finest artists, architects, boatbuilders, craftsmen, designers, furniture makers, jewelers and marine gear vendors. This show is a must for all who enjoy life on the Maine coast!

Authors and Books, Boating, Children and Family, Crafts, Exhibits, Fairs and Festivals, Food and Drink, Historical, Music, Outdoors

Authors and Books,Boating,Children and Family,Crafts,Exhibits,Fairs and Festivals,Food and Drink,Historical,Music,Outdoors

Start Aug 20
End Aug 21

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, August 21, 2021

New England Auto Auction

To be announced • 117 Museum Street
Owls Head, 207-594-4418

The nation’s largest and longest-running collector car auction in its class that solely operates to preserve the legacy of transportation’s earliest pioneers, drawing consignors and bidders from around the world!

Auctions and Sales

Auctions and Sales

Start Aug 18
End Aug 20

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, August 20, 2021

New England Auto Auction - Preview Days

9am-5pm • 117 Museum Street
Owls Head, 207-594-4418

With more than 200 stunning vehicle consignments arriving throughout the week, this is the chance for bidders to get up close with their top picks and even take a test ride!

Auctions and Sales

Auctions and Sales

Start Sep 18
End Sep 19

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, September 19, 2021

Foreign Auto Festival

10am-3pm • 117 Museum Street
Owls Head,

Satisfy your wanderlust without passports or packing at our last show of the season, featuring irresistible imports and first-class fun.

Children and Family, Exhibits, Outdoors

Children and Family,Exhibits,Outdoors

Start Sep 04
End Sep 05

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, September 5, 2021

Vintage Motorcycle Festival

10am-3pm • 117 Museum Street
Owls Head, 207-594-4418

Before summer rides off into the sunset, indulge your inner outlaw at the largest motorcycle meet in Midcoast Maine

Children and Family, Exhibits, Outdoors

Children and Family,Exhibits,Outdoors

Start Aug 07
End Aug 08

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, August 8, 2021

Wings and Wheels Spectacular

10am-3pm • 117 Museum Street
Owls Head

Iconic aerobatic acts from across the country come together with the museum’s historic fleet for one weekend of sky-high entertainment for the whole family.

Children and Family, Exhibits, Outdoors

Children and Family,Exhibits,Outdoors

Aug 20

The Westerlies Brass Ensemble

8:30-9:30 PMCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

The brass ensemble The Westerlies performs a lively program including an arrangement of Entr’acte, written in 2011 by the youngest ever winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Music, Caroline Shaw.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 20

A Tender Embrace

5:30-6:30pmCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

A Tender Embrace is a collaborative program that takes us on a journey through time, place and experience, to embolden our capacity to imagine, featuring Palaver Strings and special guest Kinan Azmeh.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 20

Solo Piano

1:00-2:00 PMCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

A solo piano recital by one of the most sought-after soloists in his generation, and current Andrew Wolf Chamber Music Award winner, Orion Weiss.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 20

Bach For Breakfast Part 3

10:00-11:00Camden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

Part 3 of our exploration of J.S. BACH– HIS INFLUENCES AND INHERITORS led by performer and scholar of historical music and performance practice, John McKean.

Concerts, Fairs and Festivals, Historical, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Fairs and Festivals,Historical,Music,Performing Arts

Start Jun 14
End Dec 01

Multi-Day Event ending Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Red Cloak Tours

8 AM - 8 PMCamden or Rockland,

Red Cloak Tours offers historical walking tours of Camden & Rockland. These TeleTours are reasonable, private, live, guided walks with your own personal storyteller via conference call on your phone.

Children and Family, Cultural, Education, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Outdoors, Seasonal and Holiday, Tours

Children and Family,Cultural,Education,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Outdoors,Seasonal and Holiday,Tours

Aug 13

Friday farm tours at Aldermere

10am • 20 Russell Avenue, Rockport.

Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Aldermere Farm will host free tours for the public.
Attendees will meet Aldermere’s iconic Belted Galloway herd and the 4-H Club that works with them.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required

Agriculture and Farming, Children and Family, Outdoors

Agriculture and Farming,Children and Family,Outdoors

Sep 10

Friday farm tours at Aldermere

10am • 20 Russell Avenue, Rockport.

Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Aldermere Farm will host free tours for the public.
Attendees will meet Aldermere’s iconic Belted Galloway herd and the 4-H Club that works with them.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required

Agriculture and Farming, Children and Family, Outdoors

Agriculture and Farming,Children and Family,Outdoors

Sep 17

Friday farm tours at Aldermere

10am • 20 Russell Avenue, Rockport.

Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Aldermere Farm will host free tours for the public.
Attendees will meet Aldermere’s iconic Belted Galloway herd and the 4-H Club that works with them.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required

Agriculture and Farming, Children and Family, Outdoors

Agriculture and Farming,Children and Family,Outdoors

Sep 24

Friday farm tours at Aldermere

10am • 20 Russell Avenue, Rockport.

Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Aldermere Farm will host free tours for the public.
Attendees will meet Aldermere’s iconic Belted Galloway herd and the 4-H Club that works with them.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required

Agriculture and Farming, Children and Family, Outdoors

Agriculture and Farming,Children and Family,Outdoors

Aug 22

Camden Summer Sounds

2pmCamden Snow Bowl, Camden

The Community Arts Fund presents Primo Cubano & special guest Ryan Blotnick Quartet at the Camden Snow Bowl, 20 Barnestown Road. Free, rain or shine. BYO lawn seating, picnics. Snacks, water sold.

Children and Family, Concerts, Music, Outdoors, Performing Arts

Children and Family,Concerts,Music,Outdoors,Performing Arts

Aug 08

Camden Summer Sounds

2pmCamden Snow Bowl, Camden

The Community Arts Fund presents the Jason Spooner Band with special guest Travis James Humphrey at the Camden Snow Bowl, 20 Barnestown Road. Free, rain or shine. Bring your own lawn seating, picnic.

Children and Family, Concerts, Music, Outdoors, Performing Arts

Children and Family,Concerts,Music,Outdoors,Performing Arts

Aug 06

SoundCheck: Hiroya Tsukamoto

7:30-8:30pmCamden Opera House, Camden

Acclaimed finger-style guitarist performs for audience in comfortably spaced reserved seats ($10) plus free Facebook Livestream. Sponsored by Blackberry Inn & 40 Paper. Mask use requested.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 19

Invoke - The Adventures of Prince Achmed

8:30-9:30 PMCamden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

A screening of the oldest surviving full-length animation, The Adventures of Prince Achmed by Lotte Reiniger, alongside live original music by Invoke, a multi-instrumental band from Austin, TX!

Concerts, Fairs and Festivals, Films, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Fairs and Festivals,Films,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 19

Rolston String Quartet

5:30-7:00Camden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

Bay Chamber Concerts presents the Rolston String Quartet live at the Camden Public Library Amphitheatre performing an exquisite program including Schumann's beloved piano quintet.

Concerts, Fairs and Festivals, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Fairs and Festivals,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 19

Music on the Green - Featuring the Westerlies

1:00-2:00 PMCamden Village Green , Camden

A FREE lunchtime concert featuring The Westerlies, a brass quartet who amplify unheard voices, paint new sonic landscapes, and cultivate a global community.

Concerts, Fairs and Festivals, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Fairs and Festivals,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 19

Bach For Breakfast Part 2

10:00-11:00Camden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

The second installment of this exploration of J.S Bach's Influences and Inheritors led by performer and scholar John McKean.

Concerts, Fairs and Festivals, Historical, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Fairs and Festivals,Historical,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 18

Screen Door Festival Opening

7:00-8:30Camden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

The grand opening of Bay Chamber Concerts week-long Screen Door Festival.

Concerts, Fairs and Festivals, Music

Concerts,Fairs and Festivals,Music

Aug 18

Music on the Green - Featuring the Oshima Brothers

1:00-2:00 PMCamden Village Green , Camden

A FREE concert on the Camden Village Green featuring the Oshima Brothers and Friends.

Concerts, Fairs and Festivals, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Fairs and Festivals,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 18

Bach For Breakfast

10:00-11:00Camden Public Library Amphitheatre , Camden

Our popular morning series returns as Haprsichoridst and Maine-native John McKean explores J.S. Bach's Influences and Inheritors in this five-part series.

Aug 15

Jazz on the Water

4:00 -6:00Rockport Marine Park , Rockport

A FREE outdoor Jazz concert at Rockport Marine Park

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 13

Candlelit Baroque

7:30-8:30First Congregational Church of Camden, United Church of Christ, Camden

This popular and atmospheric concert features an all-Italian program including Vivaldi’s Violin Concerto in E Major, L’amoroso with soloist Geoff Nuttall and Albinoni’s Oboe Concerto in D Minor, Op. 9

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 12

A Little Light Music

7:30-8:30Rockport Opera House, Rockport

A live concert at the Rockport Opera House featuring Mozart's Oboe Quartet in F Major, K.370 and movements from Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525, as well as Dvořák's ravishing Nocturne, Op. 40.

Concerts, Performing Arts

Concerts,Performing Arts

Sep 04

An Evening with Tom Rush

7:30-8:45pmCamden Opera House, Camden

American folk rock legend performs holiday weekend show! Tickets are $48 in advance/$58 day-of-show at www.camdenoperahouse.com. Sponsored by Lord Camden Inn and 40 Paper. Call 236-3154 for wc seating

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Start Oct 03
End Oct 09

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, October 9, 2021

Make a Chippendale Country Chair!

9 AM - 4 PMMaine Coast Traditional Arts Workshop, Camden, Maine

Learn from Tennessee master furnituremaker & teacher, Alf Sharp. Make an heirloom chair in this incredible week long workshop. Learn furniture joinery, fairing curves, and tons of fine points.

Classes and Workshops, Crafts, Education, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Visual Arts

Classes and Workshops,Crafts,Education,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Visual Arts

Start Sep 13
End Sep 18

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, September 18, 2021

Make an Heirloom Furniture Piece

Maine Coast Traditional Arts Workshop, Camden, Maine

Recently voted the finest American period furniture maker, Virginia Beach master teacher, Ray Journigan walks you through the handmade production of the iconic 1776 John Elliot Chippendale stool

Classes and Workshops, Crafts, Cultural, Education, Exhibits, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Visual Arts

Classes and Workshops,Crafts,Cultural,Education,Exhibits,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Visual Arts

Start Aug 09
End Aug 14

Multi-Day Event ending Saturday, August 14, 2021

Make a Kumiko Tea Cabinet

9 AM - 4 PMMaine Coast Traditional Arts Workshop, Camden, Maine

Join 'Fine Woodworking Magazine' writer, Matt Kenney, for a 6 day class building this charming Tea Cabinet. Traditional joinery: you’ll learn to cut dovetails, dadoes, rabbets, bridle joints, etc.

Classes and Workshops, Crafts, Education, Exhibits, Historical, Lectures and Talks, Visual Arts

Classes and Workshops,Crafts,Education,Exhibits,Historical,Lectures and Talks,Visual Arts

Aug 27

SoundCheck: Larksgrove

7:30-8:30pmCamden Opera House, Camden

String players EmmaLee Holmes-Hicks & Peter Zay perform for audience in comfortably spaced reserved seats ($10) plus free Facebook Livestream. Sponsored by Camden Maine Stay Inn. Mask use requested.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 20

SoundCheck: Lindsay Mower

7:30-8:30pmCamden Opera House, Camden

Western Maine songstress performs jazzy, folksy, bluesy pop fusion for audience in comfortably spaced reserved seats ($10) plus free Facebook Livestream. Sponsored by 40 Paper. Mask use is requested.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Aug 13

SoundCheck: TBA

7:30-8:30pmCamden Opera House, Camden

Artist TBD performs for audience in comfortably spaced reserved seats ($10) plus free Facebook Livestream. Sponsored by First National Bank. Mask use is requested in the building.

Concerts, Music, Performing Arts

Concerts,Music,Performing Arts

Start Aug 09
End Aug 20

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, August 20, 2021

Sōnarts: A Collaborative Camp for Musicians and Artists

9:00-2:00pmMidcoat Music Academy, Rockport

This summer, MCMA and the Center for Maine Contemporary Art are collaborating on a unique two-week summer camp experience emphasizing music and art.

Classes and Workshops, Concerts, Education, Exhibits, Music, Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Classes and Workshops,Concerts,Education,Exhibits,Music,Performing Arts,Visual Arts

Start Aug 02
End Aug 06

Multi-Day Event ending Friday, August 6, 2021

Jazz Intensive Summer Camp

9:00-3:00pmMidcoast Music Academy, Rockport

This exciting program offers young musicians the chance to dive deep into all things jazz. Students will listen, play, improvise, create, and record in a supportive, fun setting.

Classes and Workshops, Concerts, Education, Music, Performing Arts

Classes and Workshops,Concerts,Education,Music,Performing Arts

Start May 31
End Sep 06

Multi-Day Event ending Monday, September 6, 2021

Finding Our Way Down East - Kittery to Calais (virtual race)

Anywhere, Anywhere

Wayfinder Schools is thrilled to launch the first Finding Our Way Down East virtual race! This new fundraiser will get people moving and visiting the coast of Maine virtually this summer.

Benefits and Fundraisers, Children and Family, Health/Fitness/Wellness, Outdoors, Other

Benefits and Fundraisers,Children and Family,Health/Fitness/Wellness,Outdoors,Other

Aug 19

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Aug 20

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Sep 24

(Online) Restorative Practices Certificate Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.University of Maine Hutchinson Center, Belfast

Today’s best thinking in leadership, education, and change management emphasize the need to create spaces where people feel seen, heard, and part of a community that cares.

Education

Education

Aug 08

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 15

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 22

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Aug 29

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Sep 05

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Sep 12

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Sep 19

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Sep 26

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Oct 03

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Oct 10

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Oct 17

Sunday AM Lighthouse Cruise & More!

9:30am-12:30pmCamden Harbor Cruises - Lively Lady, Camden

3-hour Sunday morning cruise coasting by some of Maine's most photographed lighthouses. Lobster hauling and Eco-Tours scheduled daily as well. Private charters available. 207-236-6672

Boating, Children and Family, Conservation and Environment, Historical, Outdoors, Tours

Boating,Children and Family,Conservation and Environment,Historical,Outdoors,Tours

Start Nov 26
End Dec 19

Multi-Day Event ending Sunday, December 19, 2021

West Bay Rotary Christmas Tree Fundraiser

Maine Sport Outfitters, Rockport

The West Bay Rotary Christmas tree fundraiser will be back again this year. Christmas trees and wreaths will be available for sale to raise money for charities and nonprofit organizations.

Auctions and Sales, Benefits and Fundraisers, Charity and Outreach, Clubs, Seasonal and Holiday

Auctions and Sales,Benefits and Fundraisers,Charity and Outreach,Clubs,Seasonal and Holiday

Aug 28

Maine Authors Book Festival

11:00am-3:00pmMaine Authors Publishing & Cooperative, Thomaston

The 2nd Annual Maine Authors Book Festival will include book signings by local authors, a children’s area, food and refreshments, presentations, raffles, and live music.

Authors and Books, Fairs and Festivals

Authors and Books,Fairs and Festivals