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2020 MAINE: September 2020
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
(see also: 2019  -  2018  -  2017  -  2016  -  2015)


September 4-12, 2020
Annual Boothbay Harbor Fest
Boothbay Harbor, Maine
A Taste of Local Flavor 9/4-9/6: 3 days of food tastings and live music at 14 local restaurants for $20 pp.  5k & Half Marathon 9/6: The perfect destination races!  The Vintage Market 9/12 &13: Vintage, Artisan & Makers Market, local street food, music, a vintage bar and vintage car and train rides!  Vintage car collection and the amazing model railroad exhibit.  Fishin' For Fashion Show 9/12: Original designs inspired by the sea...Creativity abounds at this one of a kind fashion show that dazzles its audience each year at Harbor Fest.  Proceeds benefit the BRHS Project Graduation.

2019 MAINE: September 2019
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
events waiting for new dates

September 5-8, 2019 - Clinton Lions Agricultural Fair - Clinton, Maine
Clinton Family oriented agricultural fair with animal and mechanical pulling utstanding midway, exhibit halls, stage entertainment and woodsmen contest.

September 6-8, 2019 - Litchfield Fair - Litchfield, Maine
Agricultural Fair.

September 11-14, 2019  Oxford County Fair - Oxford, Maine
Livestock shows, animal pull events, midway, crafts, exhibits, and a new harness race track.

September 12, 2019  8th Annual Claw Down - East Boothbay, Maine
Chef's Lobster Bite Competition!  Claw Down is a way to showcase the best that Maine has to offer – the best ingredients (especially the star of the show – fresh Maine lobster!), the hard work and dedication of the lobster fishermen, and the best creative approach to crafting the perfect lobster bite. Previous years have seen over a dozen chefs enter this competition, bringing their best bites to feed an eager crowd of lobster lovers. Bites can be simple or complex, sweet or savory, but they must feature lobster as a key ingredient.

September 15-21, 2019  Farmington Fair - Farmington, Maine
Large midway, exhibit halls, livestock exhibits, animal pull events, harness racing, demolition derby.

September 20-22, 2019  Common Ground Country Fair - Unity, Maine
Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association.  A celebration of rural life, demonstrations, Maine-Organic produced foods and crafts as well as livestock exhibits.  Attendance: 60,000.


September 22-28, 2019 - 148th Cumberland County Fair
Cumberland, Maine
A week filled with agricultural exhibits, displays and exhibitions, and a great mix of entertainment.

September 28, 2019 - 16th Annual Maine Lakes Brew Fest
Casco, Maine
A chance to sample Maine's best brews and wines. Great music, awesome food and the popular Point Sebago Artisan's Craft Show. A fun day with something for all.

September 29-Oct 6, 2019 - 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.

2018 MAINE: September 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
events waiting for new dates

September 21-23, 2018 - 3rd Annual Great Maine BBQ Challenge
Southwest Harbor, Maine
Hosted in the heart of beautiful and scenic MDI (Mt. Desert Island), for a weekend of family fun, great food, and exciting entertainment in one of the country’s most scenic places, all to benefit charities.

September 21-23, 2018 - Scarecrow Festival & UMFK Homecoming Weekend - Fort Kent, Maine
The Scarecrow Festival is held in-tandem with the University of Maine at Fort Kent Homecoming Weekend.  This weekend is chock full of activity - all in celebration of the changing of the season and harvest-time. Between the Homecoming events, the Festival and taking in the fall atmosphere (fall foliage rides/hikes, exploring the Scenic & Cultural Byways, fishing, hunting), the most difficult thing will be to fit it all into your itinerary.

2017 MAINE: September 2017
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events

(events waiting for new dates)

September 30, 2017  Manchester Apple Festival - Manchester, Maine
The 14th Annual Manchester Apple Festival includes: parade, road race, craft show, food vendors, live music, apple picking, hay rides, kids' activites, contests, events and more.

2016 MAINE: September 2016
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
(events waiting for new dates)

September 9-11, 2016  18th Annual MDI Garlic Festival
Southwest Harbor, Maine
A gathering of numerous local restaurants, musicians, brewers and garlic growers. Most importantly, the festival has raised thousands of dollars for local non-profit organizations.

2015 MAINE: September 2015
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events

(events waiting for new dates)

September 19, 2015 - Oktoberfest Maine - Brunswick, Maine
3rd Annual Oktoberfest.  Fall is approaching and you want to enjoy one more festive occasion. Mark your calendar now, order your tickets and attend the 2nd Annual Oktoberfest presented by the Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber.



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