MAINE BEACHES SIGNATURE EVENTS

All year long, the towns and communities of The Maine Beaches find countless reasons to welcome visitors and friends from far and near with a host of exciting, lively, entertaining, patriotic, and sometimes little off-the-wall events.  Be sure to visit our Facebook page where we update and add events throughout the year!

JUNE

June 3–9 | The Kennebunkport Festival | Kennebunkport

June 12–16 | Launch! A Maritime Festival | Kennebunk

June 15 | 14th Annual Capt. Christopher S. Cash Memorial 5K & 3-Mile Walk | Old Orchard Beach

June 15 | Ogunquit’s Day in the Park | Ogunquit

June 22 | La Kermesse Franco-American Festival | Biddeford

June 22 | Saco Sidewalk Art Festival | Saco 

JULY

July 3 | Independence Day Festivities: Fireworks, Waterski Show & Concerts | Sanford

July 4 | Fireworks Display | Ogunquit

July 4 | July 4th Parade, Concert & Fireworks | Old Orchard Beach

July 4 | Seaside Fireworks | Kennebunk

July 4 | Traditional 4th of July Parade | Sanford

July 4 | Traditional 4th of July Fireworks| York

July 6-7 | Summer Solstice Craft Show | Wells

July 12-15 | Waterboro Old Home Days | Waterboro

July 12–14 | Greek Heritage Festival | Saco

July 27 | Classic Car Show on Main | Saco

July 27 | Springvale Farm Walk | Springvale

July 27-28 | Native American Pow Wow | Wells 

July 27–August 4 | York Days | York

July 28 | Christmas in July Nubble Lighting | Cape Neddick

AUGUST

August 3 | Harbor-Fest | Wells

August 3 | 30th Annual Illumination Night | Ocean Park

August 4 | Ogunquit Art Association Art Auction | Ogunquit

August 16-18 | 36th Annual Beach Olympics | Old Orchard Beach

August 17 | Sanford on Tap:  BrewFest & Food Truck Festival | Sanford

August 17 | Annual 5K Breakaway Race | Old Orchard Beach

August 24 | Chili-Fest | Wells | Wells

August 25 | Ironman.com | Old Orchard Beach

August 31 | Labor Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale | Ogunquit

SEPTEMBER

September 6-9 | Capriccio Festival of the Arts | Ogunquit

September 7 | BikeFest on the Pier | Old Orchard Beach

September 7 | Capriccio Kite Festival | Ogunquit |

September 7 | New England Parkinson’s Ride | Old Orchard Beach

September 7-8 | Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival | Wells

September 13-14 | 26th Annual Car Show | Old Orchard Beach

September 14 | Family Jamboree | Wells

September 20-21 | RiverJam Festival | Biddeford

September 28 | Great Pumpkin Festival | Sanford

OCTOBER

October 12 | 35th Annual Harvestfest | York

October 16-20 | Sanford International Film Festival | Sanford

October 19 | HarvestFest | Kennebunk

October 22 | Pumpkin Harvest Festival | Saco

October 25-27 | OgunquitFest | Ogunquit

NOVEMBER

November 2-3 | League of Maine Craft Show | Wells

November 9 | Veteran’s Day 5K Road Race | Wells

November 16| Annual Turkey Trot Road Race, 5K, 10K, and 1 Mile | Sanford

November 23 | Pajama Shopping Day—Small Business Saturday | The Kennebunks

November 30 | Lighting of the Nubble | Cape Neddick

DECEMBER

December 5-15 | Christmas Prelude | Kennebunk

December 6 | Biddeford+Saco Holiday Festival | Biddeford and Saco

December 6-7 | Holly Daze Festival | Sanford

December 7 | Saco Holiday Celebration & Light Parade | Biddeford and Saco

December 7-8 | Festival of Lights | York

December 13-15 | Christmas by the Sea | Ogunquit

December 15 | Wells Christmas Parade | Wells