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Eastport Pirate Festival
Sep 07th, 2018 to Sep 09th, 2018
Eastport, ME

You’re invited to the foremost exciting end of summer celebration, and largest pirate festival on the coast of Maine and Atlantic Canada! Eastport's downtown is in the Historic District, with buildings and atmosphere that fit the period including the sound of cannon fire. You will find pirates of plenty and wenches to boot, jolly pubs and restaurants, and a market full of elaborate treasures created by artisans from near and afar. Feast on a variety of delectable delights including giant smoked turkey legs! Endless entertainment awaits you with an outdoor stage featuring live music, kids storytelling, contests, and presentations of incredible visual delights! Pirates of all ages will enjoy our family oriented activities and the thrilling events with a stunning waterside view. Pirates of all ages are invited to participate in the Pirate Parade, Pirate Bed Races, and the crate race. The amazing fireworks display are not to be missed.

FallFest, Smugglers' Notch, Vermont
Sep 07th, 2018 to Sep 08th, 2018
Smugglers' Notch, VT

FallFest has something for everyone! Spend your days enjoying our Green Mountain playground by mountain biking, rock climbing, kayaking, or hiking. Watch the best disc golf athletes in the world compete in the Green Mountain Championship presented by Discraft, and Disc Golf Pro Tour. In the evening, join the party at FallFest Central in Smugglers' Village for live music, with local food and Vermont craft beer and cider, festival games, local vendors, and more! 

Fall Fest is a true celebration of Northern Vermont culture and the mountain lifestyle. The event is free to the public, offering LIVE music and locally sourced food in the evenings.

Hampton Beach Seafood Festival
Sep 07th, 2018 to Sep 09th, 2018
Hampton Beach, NH

Wonderful for the whole family, this major seacoast event features 60 top restaurants serving world famous New England seafood. Choose from lobsters, fried clams, shrimp, BBQ ribs, steak tips, “bloomin’ onions,” and scrumptious desserts. Includes 80 arts & crafts vendors and end-of-the-season sidewalk sales, plus continuous entertainment on two stages featuring jazz, oldies, and rock & roll! Fireworks on Saturday evening. Repeatedly voted “One of the Top 100 Events in North America” by the American Bus Association.

East Side Vibe Vintage Market and Music Festival
Sep 07th, 2018 to Sep 09th, 2018
Boothbay Harbor, ME

Join us for an authentic coast of Maine experience on the historic working waterfront in East Boothbay Maine! Shop at the creative vendor market featuring vintage, art handmade and local products, dance to dozens of talented singers and songwriters as they hit the main stage, be dazzled at the one and only fishin' for fashion show, featuring original designs made with materials from the marine industry. Eat, drink and be merry as you soak in the amazing view of Maine’s historic waterfront. The East Side Vibe is part of Boothbay Harbor Fest, a 10-day celebration featuring more than 100 Maine businesses and organizations.

BikeMaine
Sep 08th, 2018 to Sep 15th, 2018
ME

BikeMaine, a project of the Bicycle Coalition of Maine, is a 7-day, 350-mile fully supported group ride designed to be a celebration of Maine people, places, culture and food. Riders bike about 55-60 miles a day, and camp overnight in host communities that have been working hard to provide the best in activities, entertainment and local food the town has to offer. For details on this year’s route, please see our website.

Rhode Island's Chinese Dragon Boat Races & Taiwan Day Festival
Sep 08th, 2018
Pawtucket, RI

Comes see dragon boat races with professional and amateur teams, along with many artistic and other events aimed at adults and children. With the emphasis on competition and fun, the event makes an entertaining day for participants and the entire family. A dragon boat (also dragonboat) is a human-powered boat (paddled water craft) traditionally made of teak wood to various designs and sizes. It is one of a family of traditional longboats found throughout Asia, Africa and the Pacific Islands. It is now used in the team paddling sport of dragon boat racing which originated in China more than 2,000 years ago.