Festivals

Maine is known for some great festivals and the Boothbay area has some of the best! From the mainly locals Fisherman's Festival and the carp relay race to the majestic beauty of the Windjammers Festivals to the delicious decadence of the annual Claw Down, our festivals have something for everyone! So if you were looking for a reason to come to Boothbay, here it is! You find the festival, we'll help you find the perfect cottage for you and your family!

Windjammer Days

Windjammer Days

June 24st - June 30, 2018 This festival celebrates the majestic tall ships as they make their way along Maine`s rugged coast line. A centuries old tradition, enjoy parades, local artists and of course our local coastal cuisine!
Location: Boothbay Harbor, Maine

Harbor Fest

August 31 to September 9, 2018 The Harbor Fest is a true celebration of all things summer and all things Maine! Challenges include a 5k race and a Golf Challenge, there will be BBQ`s, an art fair, live music, treasure hunt for the kids and a harbor crawl for the big kids! This multi-day event is fun filled, action packed and not to be missed!
Location: Boothbay Harbor, Maine
Claw Down

Claw Down

September 14, 2018 Local chefs square off and present their version of the perfect lobster bite. This unique event allows the culinary genius of our area to strut their stuff and guess what, we get to taste it all! You won`t want to miss this fun and dynamic event! We double-dog dare you to come up with only one favorite!
Location: Ocean Point Marina
Pumpkin Fest

Pumpkin Fest

October 1,to 13, 2018 A pumpkin regatta race, pumpkin catapult, pumpkin parade, pumpkin derby and more! Come celebrate pumpkins! Pumpkin carving is brought to a whole new level as local artists decorate pumpkins and display them curb-side for local businesses. This jam-packed festival has something for everyone!
Location: Damariscotta Maine

Damariscotta River Pirate Rendezvous

TBD Come for the Pirate Rendezvous and stay for Windjammer Days! This family-fun filled day is costume optional! And the good news is the proceeds from the event supports the Lincoln County Family Holiday Wishes. So hide ye gems, find ye eye patch and watch ye step!
Location: Damariscotta Maine

Colonial Pemaquid Area

Visit the Pemaquid Area and view our early history with a visit to the Fort and the Lighthouse.
Location: Pemaquid Maine