Friday, Aug. 31 - Sunday, Sept. 9
~ For full details and updates, visit www.boothbayharborfest.com ~
AUG. 31: HARBOR FEST KICK OFF PARTY: 4-7 p.m. The Mystic Mermaid, 16A Wharf Street/Pier 1. Food tasting, live music, cocktail competition; 92 MOOSE Live with Matt James, prizes, giveaways.
AUG. 31 – SEPT. 2: A TASTE OF LOCAL FLAVOR: Food tastings and live music at these 16 local restaurants: Boat House Bistro, Boothbay Harbor Inn, Boothbay Lobster Wharf, Caper’s Deli, Cod’s Head Fish House & BBQ, Fisherman’s Wharf Inn, Harborside Tavern, Kaler’s, McSeagull’s, Mine Oyster, Mystic Mermaid, Oak Street Café, Pier 1 Pizza, Thistle Inn, Tugboat Inn and Whale’s Tale at Carousel Marina. BUY YOUR TASTE OF LOCAL FLAVOR PASSPORT for just $15! Goto website listed above for purchase and details!
SEPT. 2: 5K TRAIL RUN & HALF MARATHON– scenic courses! 8 a.m. at Sherman Field at the Boothbay Region High School, Townsend Ave., Boothbay Harbor. Great Cause: proceeds benefit the YMCA/Lincoln Health Diabetes Program. Register online on the Boothbay Harbor Fest website listed above. Race and Taste discount!
SEPT. 2-9: WARE IT’S AT: Local shop events at various times and locations. Including but not limited to - Haunted History Tours, Carousel Music Theater (196 Townsend Ave.,), Gingerbread Selfie Station at Boothbay Harbor Framers & Gallery (185 Townsend Ave., Meadow Mall), Meet the artists at Black River Gallery (16 McKown St.), Maine Designers Week at Calypso (50 Commercial St.), Super Duper Thank You 10th Anniversary Sale at Sweet Bay (9 Townsend Ave.), Oat Street Cafe (12 Oak St.): Pine State Beverage Wine Tasting, Sept. 5. 3-5 p.m.
SEPT. 3: NEW! A TASTE OF LABOR DAY: 1-5 p.m. Boothbay Harbor Inn, Atlantic Ave. A foodie event featuring 3 tasting courses, live music, waterfront festivities. Discount ticket ($10) if purchased with Tasting Passport.
THE EAST SIDE VIBE: NEW this year!
Friday, Sept. 7 – Sunday, Sept. 9: Creative vendor market; seven bands; locally sourced food trucks; interactive family entertainment, and … the Fishin For Fashion event!
All events on t he working waterfront at Ocean Point Marina, Route 96, East Boothbay.
Weekend pass $10 (kids under 12 admitted free!). Free shuttle service provided. Fishin’ For Fashion tickets sold separately. Visit www.vintagemarketmaine.com for details!
Sept. 8: FISHIN’ FOR FASHION: The unconventional design challenge – and the only one of its kind. 1-4 p.m.: VIP 1-2 p.m. Show: 2-4 p.m. Tickets on sale NOW at www.boothbayharborfest.com and www.vintagemarketmaine.com.