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09.4.2014

Bombino

  • When: 07:30pm-Close
  • Where: Strand Theater, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.594.0070

The Strand Theater concert series continues with Bombino. Bombino's latest release Nomad was named among NPR Music's 50 favorite albums of 2013. Tickets $25

rocklandstrand.com

09.5.2014

First Friday Art Walk

  • When: 05:00pm-Close
  • Where: 154 Middle St, Portland
  • More Information: 207.772.3373

First Friday Art Walk at Portland Art Gallery in the heart of the Old Port. Join Art Collector Maine for drinks and food while looking at some of the best art in Maine.

artcollectormaine.com

Maine Preservation’s Saltwater Farm Gala

  • When: 06:00pm-Close
  • Where: Ram Island Farm, Cape Elizabeth
  • More Information: 207.847.3577

 

ACM gallery featuring Bill Crosby, Joanne Parent, Allen Bunker, Jane Dahmen, Matthew Russ, and Paul Bonneau will be onsite for guests. Gourmet bites provided by the following: Linda Bean's Maine Lobster, Buck's Naked BBQ and Gelato Fiasco along with others. Music provided by the hit band Mosquitoes. There will be an open bar and tickets are available online.

mainepreservation.org

09.6.2014

Bike Maine

  • When: 08:00am-Close
  • Where: Westbrook, Maine
  • More Information: 207.623.4511

Ride with us from September 6-13 as we pedal along rushing rivers, tranquil lakes and the Coast of Maine.  Our 348 mile loop ride will take us the the host communities of Westbrook, Norway, Winthrop, Gardiner, Boothbay Harbor (where we will stay for 2 nights) and Bath.  Supported route extensions are offered on 4 days for those who want to cover more than 400 miles during the week.

ride.bikemaine.org

Nature Craft Festival

  • When: 10:00am-04:00pm
  • Where: Wells Reserve
  • More Information: 207.646.1555

The Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival is held in Wells, Maine every September on the weekend after Labor Day. This prestigious event brings more than 100 artisans, selected by jury, to exhibit their wares for thousands of browsers. Music, food, and environmental education round out the 2-day festival, which takes place on the spectacular Laudholm campus of the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve. $7.00

wellsreserve.org

 

Sandsations

  • When: 12:00pm-Close
  • Where: Old Orchard Beach
  • More Information: 207-772-4784

Sandsations is a sand castle building competition that takes place on Old Orchard Beach and benefits Our Birth Roots.

sandsations.org

09.7.2014

Nature Craft Festival

  • When: 10:00am-04:00pm
  • Where: Wells Reserve
  • More Information: 207.646.1555

The Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival is held in Wells, Maine every September on the weekend after Labor Day. This prestigious event brings more than 100 artisans, selected by jury, to exhibit their wares for thousands of browsers. Music, food, and environmental education round out the 2-day festival, which takes place on the spectacular Laudholm campus of the Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve. $7.00

wellsreserve.org

 

Henryfest

  • When: 12:00pm-06:00pm
  • Where: 95 The Lane, North Yarmouth
  • More Information: 207.846.5155

We are pleased to announce the string wizard, Tim O’Brien, will headline our 10th annual HenryFest in 2014! HenryFest is our fun, family-oriented outdoor music festival held every September at beautiful Skyline Farm, 95 The Lane, North Yarmouth. $20.00

317main.org

09.12.2014

Sculpture Symposium at Viles Arboretum

  • When: 08:00am-Close
  • Where: 153 Hospital St, Augusta
  • More Information: 207.626.7989

Sculpture Symposium at Viles Arboretum begins September 12 and runs through September 21. Sculptors from all over will make their art on the property throughout the symposium.

vilesarboretum.org

09.13.2014

Walk MS

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: Caribou
  • More Information: 1.800.344.4867

Walk MS at Caribou- Cary Medical. Participants are asked to raise a minimum of $25.00. For more information contact

ms.org

FURFEST

  • When: 02:30pm-07:00pm
  • Where: 35 Blake St, Standish
  • More Information: 207.854.9771

 

Join us for a day of music, comedy, food, drinks and FUN at the first annual FurFest! Bands include : Brad Strause, Manifesto and The Wallhangers. $15.00

furfest.org

Chef's Choice

  • When: 03:00pm-05:00pm
  • Where: The Farmhouse at Cellardoor WInery, 367 Youngtown Rd, Lincolnville
  • More Information: 207.763.4478

Gourmet savory creations paired with earthy reds? Decadent sweets with delicate dessert wines? We're leaving it all up to our Chef for this special "Chef's Choice" class. $35.00 per person

mainewine.com

Asleep at the Wheel

  • When: 07:30pm-Close
  • Where: Strand Theater, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.594.0070

The Strand Theater concert series continues with Asleep at the Wheel. This is a western swing band. Tickets $35/ advance and $40/day of event.

rocklandstrand.com

09.14.2014

Harvest Dinner featuring Miyake

  • When: 05:00pm-Close
  • Where: Wolfe Neck's Farm in Freeport
  • More Information: 207.865.4469

Wolfe Neck's Farm continues it's farm to table dinner series with Miyake this time. This 4 course dinner takes place in the historic Mallett Barn. $125 per person.

wolfenecksfarm.org

09.17.2014

Apothecary by Design Speaker Series

  • When: 05:00pm-07:00pm
  • Where: 75 Market St, Portland
  • More Information: 207.772.3373

Come join Apothecary by Design in association with The Dr. Lisa Radio Show and Podcast for their speaker series featuring Dr. Peter Knight. Dr. Knight will discuss why he believes that road to health is paved with good intestines. This takes place at the offices of Maine Magazine. Free

apothecarybydesign.com

09.18.2014

Claw Down

  • When: 06:00pm-08:30pm
  • Where: Ocean Point Marina Boatyard, East Boothbay
  • More Information: 207.633.2353

The 3rd Annual Claw Down will feature 17 local chef’s handcrafted lobster bites. Must be 21 and over to attend. Wine, Beer and Bites included. Call today to reserve your tickets on pre-sale. Shuttle available from 5-9p.m. Tickets go on sale August 15th.

boothbayharbor.com

09.20.2014

Cape Elizabeth Kitchen Tour

  • When: 10:00am-04:00pm
  • Where: 349 Ocean House Road, Cape Elizabeth
  • More Information: 207.767.2333

Maine Home + Design's Cape Elizabeth kitchen tour returns this year to bring you 12 fabulous Cape Elizabeth kitchens. The event benefits the Cape Elizabeth Education Foundation and all the programs that they support. Tickets $20/advance and $25/at the door.

ceef.us

Yarmouth History Center House tours

  • When: 10:00am-Close
  • Where: Yarmouth
  • More Information: 207.846.6259

The Yarmouth History Center presents house tours of historic homes in Yarmouth. Proceeds benefit the center.

yarmouthhistory.org

Artist Opening Reception: Ingunn Joergensen

  • When: 05:00pm-07:00pm
  • Where: 1 Chase Hill Rd, Kennebunk
  • More Information: 207.204.0096

Gallery on the Grand will host an opening reception for Art Collector Maine artist Ingunn Joergensen in their Kennebunk location. Refreshments will be served and it is open to the public.

artcollectormaine.com

09.21.2014

Trail to Ale

  • When: 09:00am-Close
  • Where: Portland
  • More Information: 207.775.2411

Join us for the 15th annual Trail to Ale and experience Portland’s waterfront trails in their most glorious season, then party with free beer, pizza, music, dancing, massage, yoga and healthy snacks on the Eastern Prom! We had such great success with the new race start and after-party last year and we’re sticking with it! This benefits Portland Trails.

trails.org

09.23.2014

Brighton Beach Memoirs

  • When: 07:30pm-Close
  • Where: Portland Stage Company
  • More Information: 207.774.0465

Portland Stage kicks off their season with Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil Simon. Think you've got it bad? Eugene - 15 years old, with a crush on his cousin and mad about baseball, is stuck in a small house with a large family.....so, what's a boy to do? Write Brighton Beach Memoirs - a laugh out loud comedy set in the Great Depression.

portlandstage.org

09.25.2014

Camden International Film Festival

  • When: 10:00am-Close
  • Where: Camden and Rockland
  • More Information: 207.593.6393

The Camden International Film Festival celebrates its 10th year with more films than ever. This takes place in Camden and Rockland and will run until September 28, 2014

camdenfilmfest.org

09.26.2014

Alumni and Fellows Exhibition

  • When: 10:00am-Close
  • Where: Messler Gallery, Rockland
  • More Information: 207.594.5611

The Center for Furniture Craftsmanship presents its Alumni and Fellows Exhibition. Show opens September 26, 2014 and runs through January 7, 2015.

woodschool.org

09.27.2014

The Dempsey Challenge

  • When: 08:00am-Close
  • Where: Lewiston
  • More Information: 866.990.1499

The Dempsey Challenge presented by Amgen is a run, walk and cycle fundraising experience for The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing in Lewiston, Maine.

dempseychallenge.org

Punkinfiddle

  • When: 10:00am-04:00pm
  • Where: 342 Laudholm Farm Rd, Wells
  • More Information: 207.646.1555

Punkinfiddle features traditional crafts, hands-on learning, lively music, old-fashioned games, fun food, farm animals, and lots of happy faces in a historic seaside setting.

Wine Extravaganza | Flights & Bites

  • When: 11:00am-02:00pm
  • Where: The Farmhouse at Cellardoor WInery, 367 Youngtown Rd, Lincolnville
  • More Information: 207.763.4478

Experience the midcoast of Maine amid the brilliant colors of fall foliage. Flights & Bites, part of our 2014 Wine Extravaganza, is a ground-to-glass experience for wine lovers of all palates. The day features guided tastings of wine flights, food and wine pairings, cooking demonstrations and winery tours and demonstrations. $75.00 per person

mainewine.com

Wine Extravaganza | Sensory Explosion Dinner

  • When: 05:30pm-08:30pm
  • Where: The Farmhouse at Cellardoor WInery, 367 Youngtown Rd, Lincolnville
  • More Information: 207.763.4478

Think you know your nose? What about your palate?We’re turning that all upside down and putting a new spin on sensory evaluations.Dinner In the Dark is a four-course blindfolded dinner in our renovated Farmhouse that will challenge your senses in ways you never thought possible. The evening will feature a specially crafted menu by a special guest chef and paired with Cellardoor wines. Seats for this sensory adventure are limited, so be sure to secure yours soon! $100.00 per person

mainewine.com

Harvest Dance

  • When: 06:00pm-Close
  • Where: Freeport
  • More Information: 207. 865.4469

The historic Mallet Barn (built in 1891) at Wolfe's Neck Farm provides a unique venue for the annual Harvest Dance, and evening of food, music and fun. Doors will open at 6:00 PM with great local food, live music and a cash bar from Gritty’s.

wolfesneckfarm.org

09.28.2014

Walk MS

  • When: All Day Event
  • Where: York
  • More Information: 1.800.344.4867

Walk MS in York at York High. Participants are asked to raise a minimum of $25.00. For more information contact

ms.org

The Dempsey Challenge

  • When: 08:00am-Close
  • Where: Lewiston
  • More Information: 866.990.1499

The Dempsey Challenge presented by Amgen is a run, walk and cycle fundraising experience for The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing in Lewiston, Maine.

dempseychallenge.org

Paws in the Park

  • When: 09:00am-01:00pm
  • Where: Westbrook Middle School
  • More Information: 207.854.9771

 

Join us and over 200 of our closest dog-loving friends (and their canines too!) for a day of fun and frolic. Participate in the annual Dog-Walk and help raise money to support the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland.  Join a team or walk as an individual.

alrgp.org

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