The Puffin Pines Country Gift Store

Year 2009 Events in eastern Washington County, Maine

WASHINGTON COUNTY

The Real Down East Maine, America's Sunrise County, The Way Maine Used To Be

Year Round

Old Time Music Jam, 2d, 4th, and 5th Mondays - Trescott.  207-733-2233.  www.thecclc.org

Pathfinders Hiking Group, Sunday afternoons - Cobscook Bay Area.  207-733-0988, 733-4984.

Seasonal

Machias Bay Chamber Concerts, Tuesdays, June 30 - mid August - Machias.  207-255-4249.  www.machiaschamberconcerts.org

Summer Concert Series, Tuesdays, June-August - Calais.  207-454-2308.  www.visitstcroixvalley.com

SummerKeys Concerts, Wednesdays, June-August - Lubec.  207-733-2316, 973-316-6220.  www.summerkeys.com

National Park Service ranger-guided demonstrations and talks, July-September - St. Croix Island International Historic Site, Red Beach, Calais.  207-454-3871.  www.nps.gov/sacr

Horse Shows, Gymkhanas, Down East Border Riders Saddle Club Pembroke Trotting Association - Pembroke.  207-733-2434, 726-5519.  www.debrsc.blogspot.com

Fishing Tourneys, Maine Blade Runners - Cobscook Bay area.  207-483-4586.  www.themainebladerunners.com

March 

Annual Convention, Maine Blackfly Breeders Association - Machias.  207-255-3727.  www.maineblackfly.org

April 

Annual Machias River Race - First Machias Lake.  207-255-3392.

May 

Annual Downeast Adventure 21 Mile Race - Calais.  207-454-1060, 454-1031.  www.wccc.me.edu/dar

Sixth Annual Down East Spring Birding Festival - Whiting and Cobscook Bay Area

June

Quoddy Regional Land Trust Annual Spring Plant Sale - Whiting.  207-733-5509.  www.qrlt.org

Annual, Nationally-certified Cobscook Bay 10K (and 5k) run for Down East Hospice - Pembroke.  207-726-5858, 726-5151.

Annual Margaretta Days Festival - Machias.  207-255-8961.

Annual Chicken Bar-B-Q and Chinese Raffle - Edmunds.  207-726-4674.

Annual River Day Festival - East Machias.  207-259-2045.

July

Canada Day Celebrations - Campobello Island, NB.  506-752-7010, 752-2529.  www.campobelloislandtourism.com

Annual Old Home Week and Independence Day Celebrations - Eastport.  207-853-4644.  www.eastport.net

Independence Day Celebrations - Machias 207-255-4402, 255-6621; Cutler http://cutlercoast.com; Lubec www.lubecme.govoffice2.com; Pembroke 207-726-5117.

Annual Visitor Center Celebration, West Quoddy Head Light Keepers Association - Lubec.  207-733-2180.  www.westquoddy.com

Annual JRDF Family Fun Weekend - Campobello Island, NB.  506-752-7010.  www.campobello.com

Sunrise Senior College Annual Artists Studio Tour - Lubec area.  207-255-1384.  www.sunriseseniorcollege.com

Annual Roosevelt Cup Challenge Sailboat Race - Campobello Island, NB, Lubec and Eastport, ME.  207-733-2330, 853-6058

Bicentennial Celebrations - Jonesboro 207-434-5141; Calais 207-454-3695.

Annual Summer Family Festival - Dennysville.  207-726-4676.

Annual Folk Art Festival - Grand Lake Stream.  207-733-2233.  www.thecclc.org

August

Annual International Festival - Calais.  207-454-0320.  www.visitstcroixvalley.com

Annual Chocolate Festival - St. Stephen, NB.  506-465-5616.

New Brunswick Day Celebrations - Campobello Island, NB.  506-752-7010

St. John Biennial Quilt Show - Pembroke.  207-726-5117.

Annual Moose Island Antique Show - Eastport.  

Annual Burnham Tavern Museum Lawn Party - Machias.  207-255-4432.

Annual Commander Wally Kurz Memorial Regatta - Bucks Harbor, Machiasport.  207-497-2119.  http://portandstarboardyc.com

Annual Passamaquoddy Indian Days Celebrations - Pleasant Point/Sipayik.  207-853-2600.  www.sipayik.com

Annual Rum Runners Sailboat Race - Eastport.  207-853-6058, 733-2330.

Annual Campobello Public Library and Museum Gala Days - Campobello Island, NB.  506-752-7082.

Annual Wild Blueberry Festival, Craft Fair, Folk Festival - Machias.  207-255-4402.  www.machiaschamber.org

Annual Historical Society Lobster Lunch - Machiasport

Annual Head Harbour Lightstation Days Celebrations - Campobello Island, NB.  506-752-2977, 752-2246.  www.campobello.com

Annual Harbor Day Lobster/Clambake - Cutler.  207-259-7776.

September 

Annual Campobello Fireman's Bar-B-Q - Campobello Island, NB.  506-752-2506.  www.campobelloislandtourism.com

Quoddy Regional Land Trust Reynolds Overlook Cookout and Paddle - Trescott.  207-733-5509.  www.qrlt.org

Annual Pirate Festival - Eastport.  207-853-4343.  www.eastportpiratefestival.com

Annual Paint Eastport Day and Annual Salmon Festival - Eastport.  207-853-4644, 853-4166.  www.eastport.net

Annual Lights Across the Border Lighthouse Challenge - Cutler and Lubec, ME, and Campobello Island, NB.  207-733-2457, 506-752-2977.  www.westquoddy.com, www.littleriverlight.org

Annual Downeast Day Celebrations and Fall Festivals - Machias and Lubec.  207-255-4402, 733-0906.  www.machiaschamber.org, www.lubecme.govoffice2.com

Annual Two Countries, One Bay Art Studio Tour - Cobscook Bay area, Maine and Canada.  207-853-4047.  www.twocountriesart.com

University of Maine Machias Homecoming - Machias.  207-255-1200, 255-1221.  www.umm.maine.edu

October 6 (Saturday)

Quoddy Regional Land Trust Annual Fall Bulb and Perennial Sale - Whiting.  207-733-5509.  www.qrlt.org

Annual Harvest Fair - Perry.  207-853-4478.

November

Annual Centre Street Congregational Church Christmas Fair - Machias.

Annual Congregational Church Christmas Fair - Lubec. 

Annual CICS Christmas Fair - Campobello Island, NB. 

December 

Annual Historical Society Craft Fair - Pembroke

Annual International Festival of Lights and Blessing of the Fleet - Eastport

 

For additional events, visit www.culturepass.net.

 

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