This highly respected exhibition brings more than 100 artisans to historic Laudholm Farm to show their craftworks. Sculpture, jewelry, pottery, prints, clothing, photography, and basketry are among the crafts selected by jury for this prestigious event.
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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.
Saturdays, Septermber 7, 21, and 28, 2019. Hop aboard the Becky Thatcher Riverboat for a three-hour Swallow Cruise down the Connecticut River to witness a spectacular natural phenomenon! Only this time of year do hundreds of thousands of tree swallows flock over Goose Island to roost each evening at sunset. The birds come from as far as 30 miles away and in such numbers that they show up on weather radar! September cruises depart at 5 p.m.
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.
Every year on the first weekend after Labor Day, St Peter’s Church holds its annual Apple Festival. Craft vendors from all over the Northeast set up tents on the historical Monroe Green to sell everything from doll clothes to jewelry to woodcrafts. There are games for kids, tons of great food and baked goods, and apples, apples, apples!
The show’s special theme this year is Chevrolet Corvettes through the Years, and awards will be presented to the Best in Show and Best Vintage. Registration begins at 9 a.m.; Show field gate closes at 3:30 p.m. Show car admission is $20.00 for the driver and one passenger. Museum admission is included. Food and beverage will be available for purchase. Photo opportunities available with two of the Museum’s historic jets. Music and more...
Admission is $15.00 for ages 12 and up, $14.00 for seniors 65 and up and $10.00 for ages 4 to 11. New England Air Museum members and children 3 and under are admitted free of charge. Group rates are available for groups of 10 or more with advance registration. Visit our website for more information and a complete schedule of events: www.neam.org.