CLICK ON THE MONTHS ABOVE for a Complete Listing for all Maine Events, with Descriptions and Links.
Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
September 28-Oct 5, 2014
Fryeburg Fair - Fryeburg, Maine
Maine's largest agricultural fair complete harness racing, a farm museum second to none, the world's largest steer and oxen show, pig scramble, skillet throw, tractor pull, etc. Attendance: 300,000.
October 10-13, 2014
7th Annual Pumpkinfest & Regatta
The festival features events ranging from the Atlantic Giant Pumpkin weigh-off to parades, pumpkin catapults, pie eating and dessert making contests, hunts, and more. The highlight is the Pumpkin Regatta, in which participants race giant hollowed-out pumpkins on the Damariscotta River. The festival kicks off with the pumpkin weigh-in with $10,000 in prizes. Giant pumpkins are then delivered to Main Street, where local artists turn them into works of art. A parade, pumpkin drop, hunt, hurl and derby, are just a few activities. Live music and street performances and kids activities will take place throughout the weekend. Pumpkinfest culminates with the Regatta, giant pumpkins powered by paddle or motor, racing to take home the cherished “golden gourd” trophy.