DownEast Acadia Visitor Guidebook 2019 True Maine Visitor Guidebook - Page 29

JANUARY JULY 12 6 Native American Festival and Basket Makers Market Bar Harbor AbbeMuseum.org n SEPTEMBER 14 Bastille Day, Castine Bit.ly/CastineHistorical n 7  ar Harbor Winter Beer Fest B BarHarborInfo.com n FEBRUARY 8–10 Acadia Winter Festival Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park SchoodicInstitute.org n MARCH 24 Maine Maple Sunday GetRealGetMaine.com n n n n n n n APRIL 19  nnual Smelt Fry, Columbia Falls A MaineSalmonRivers.org n MAY 11 East Grand Adventure Race Danforth Bit.ly/EastGrand n 17–19 Abbe Museum Indian Market Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor AbbeMuseum.org/amim/ n 18–19 Wings Waves & Woods Stonington & Deer Isle MaineBirdingTrail.com n 25–28 Down East Spring Birding Festival Cobscook Bay Area Bit.ly/DESpringBirding n 30–6/2 Acadia Birding Festival Mount Desert Island AcadiaBirdingFestival.com n JUNE 8 Margaretta Days, Machias MargarettaDays.com n 21-29 Moosabec Summerfest Jonesport & Beals Bit.ly/MoosabecSummerfest n 23 Bay of Fundy International Marathon Lubec to Campobello Isl, NB BayofFundyMarathon.com n 30–7/28 Bar Harbor Music Festival BarHarborMusicFestival.org n 19–20 Down East Sunrise Trail Relay Ellsworth to Eastport Bit.ly/SunriseRelay n n n n n 19–20 Bold Coast Sea & Sky Festival, Machias Bit.ly/BCSeaSky n 19–21 Puckerbrush Primitive Gathering Columbia Falls Prfgca.org n 19–21 Bucksport Bay Festival BucksportBayChamber.com n 20–21 Indian Days Heritage Celebration, Indian Twp. GrandLakeStream.org n 21 Maine Open Farm Day Bit.ly/MEOpenFarmDay n n n n n n n 27–28 Grand Lake Stream Folk Art Festival Bit.ly/GLSFolkArt n 28–8/11 Schoodic Arts Festival Winter Harbor SchoodicArtsforAll.org n AUGUST 2–6 Campobello Fogfest Campobello Island, NB, CA (passport required) CampobelloFogfest.com n 31–9/2 Blue Hill Fair BlueHillFair.com n 6–8 Eastport Pirate Festival EastportPirateFestival.com n  aine Open Lighthouse Day M LighthouseFoundation.org n n n n n n n 19–22 Acadia Night Sky Festival Mount Desert Island AcadiaNightSkyFestival.com n 28–30  International Maritime Film Festival, Bucksport MaritimeFilmFestival.com n OCTOBER 5–12 Acadia’s Oktoberfest Mount Desert Island AcadiaOktoberfest.com n 14 Mount Desert Island Marathon RunMDI.org n 20–21 Fright at the Fort, Bucksport FortKnoxMaine.com/fright- at-the-fort n DECEMBER 31 Downeast Lobstah Drop Machias DowneastLobstahDrop.com n 31 The Great Sardine and Maple Leaf Drop, Eastport TidesInstitue.org n Plan Your Visit Today! 10  Winter Harbor Lobster Festival Acadia-Schoodic.org n For more events visit DownEastAcadia.com 11 Most DownEast Acadia Chambers of Commerce offer their own local events calendars. See the list on facing page. West Grand Lake Race DowneastLakes.org n 16–18 Machias Wild Blueberry Festival MachiasBlueberry.com n 31–9/1 Eastport Salmon and Seafood Festival EastportChamber.net n Color Key: n Blue Hill Peninsula n Ellsworth n Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, & MDI n Schoodic to Jonesport n Machias Bay n Bay of Fundy & Campobello n Grand Lakes TRUE MAINE | 27 Annual TRUE MAINE Signature Events