Gingerbread Spectacular

Gingerbread Spectacular

Day two of the Gingerbread Spectacular! Come See the array of gingerbread house creations, large and small. Stop by the Friends holiday bake sale table to pick up something sweet and enjoy the stunningly decorated Opera House this season. Free event, donations...
Gingerbread Spectacular

Gingerbread Spectacular

A holiday tradition!  Make sure to carve out a bit of time during the holiday season to take a look at the 2022 gingerbread creations. They are all a secret until they are delivered by their bakers and creators – but we bet there will be confectionery cabins and...
Holiday Fair

Holiday Fair

Doors open in the vestry at 9 am , Lots of upscale fair items, gift baskets, baked goods, lots of cookies, Jams/jellies, fudge & other miscellaneous treats.    LUNCH will be served from 10:30am – 1 Pm (or sold out!) With our well known Lobster Rolls for $25,...
Art in the Square

Art in the Square

We expect to greet flocks of shoppers who already know “It’s hip to be square.” All squares are priced at $125 Art in the Square will be among the December holiday celebrations with an all-day open house and reception on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 4 to 6 p.m A portion of...
Gifts for Giving

Gifts for Giving

Gifts for Giving is a showcase of many of the Midcoast Region’s talented artisans and artists. This is the 13th season for this holiday event hosted by Studio 53 Fine Art Gallery in Boothbay Harbor. If you are looking for creative, original and/or unique gift...
Gifts for Giving

Gifts for Giving

Gifts for Giving is a showcase of many of the Midcoast Region’s talented artisans and artists. This is the 13th season for this holiday event hosted by Studio 53 Fine Art Gallery in Boothbay Harbor. If you are looking for creative, original and/or unique gift...
Gifts for Giving

Gifts for Giving

Gifts for Giving is a showcase of many of the Midcoast Region’s talented artisans and artists. This is the 13th season for this holiday event hosted by Studio 53 Fine Art Gallery in Boothbay Harbor. If you are looking for creative, original and/or unique gift...
Opening Night: Gingerbread Spectacular

Opening Night: Gingerbread Spectacular

The 2022 gingerbread creations will be on exhibit, Barney Balch and the Sheepscot Jazz & Swing Quartet will be playing (dancing encouraged!), the bar will be serving drinks, and the Opera House will be fully decked out for the season. Dress up, or dress down, but...
Santa Story Time at the Boothbay Memorial Library

Santa Story Time at the Boothbay Memorial Library

Santa & Mrs. Claus streaming from the Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library  Saturday, December 10th – 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm  Watch live on Channel 1301, or to Facebook on the Library’s page, the Chamber’s page, or BRTV’s page! Join us from the comfort of your...
Santa Claus is coming to town!

Santa Claus is coming to town!

Santa and Mrs. Claus are coming by boat to Boothbay Harbor. Saturday, December 3rd – 3:00 PM Kids will be able to have a photo with Santa at the Pot Bouy Tree at Pier 1 in Boothbay Harbor. Grab a bite to eat, get some shopping done, and head over to Our Lady...
Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday

From fine art to fine chocolate, we’re your shopping destination for great holiday gifts. Supporting small shops means finding unique gifts that won’t get lost in the holiday mail crunch! ​ ​Enjoy all the great shopping and stay for the Lighted Fire Truck Parade...
Gingerbread House Building Class

Gingerbread House Building Class

In preparation for the 2022 Gingerbread Spectacular, the Opera House is offering it’s always popular class on building spectacular gingerbread structures. Whether you are designing something small, or thinking LARGE, instructor Kevin Kiley will give you pointers on...
Scary Readings & Halloween Potluck

Scary Readings & Halloween Potluck

Tonight, as Halloween weekend settles in around us all, the Opera House doors will once again creak open for an evening of scary stories told over a community Halloween potluck supper. We last gathered in 2019 for this Halloween tradition. All are asked to bring a...
Annual Lighted Boat Parade and Sparkle Fireworks

Annual Lighted Boat Parade and Sparkle Fireworks

​ ​The Lighted Boat Parade and Sparkle Fireworks are scheduled for Saturday, December 3rd with the Boat Parade beginning at 6:45 p.m. and the Fireworks following all in the inner harbor. The boat parade will enter the Harbor from the west, travel clockwise around the...
Shop For Hope Event

Shop For Hope Event

Saturday, November 5th: A sale of new and gently used adult and children’s boutique clothing to benefit New Hope Midcoast’s services for individuals affected by domestic abuse. 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at the Wiscasset Community Center, 252 Gardiner Road,...
Domestic Abuse Community Roundtable Discusssion

Domestic Abuse Community Roundtable Discusssion

Free Domestic Abuse Community Roundtable Discussion regarding the impact of domestic abuse in rural areas. Tugboat Inn, 80 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor. Facilitated by New Hope Midcoast staff. Lunch included, everyone welcome. Registration required by October...

Booktoberfest 2022

Join us on the library lawn for our spectacular book sale extravaganza! Featuring Used book sale local craft beer and Maine apple cider local animals from Saffron & Honey Farm More...
Early Bird Sales

Early Bird Sales

Shopping in your PJs? ABSOLUTELY! Grab your friends, put on your bathrobe, and score great deals and plenty of fun during our annual Early Bird Sale. Many shops give discounts by the hour–so get here early. And don’t forget to enter the many door prizes...
Navy Band – FREE Community Performance

Navy Band – FREE Community Performance

Over the years nearly every branch of the military has sent their top-ranked professional musicians to Boothbay Harbor’s Opera House to perform. While travel was restricted during the height of the Covid pandemic, Wednesday, September 7 sees the return of military...
“A Toast To Maine Tourism!”

“A Toast To Maine Tourism!”

Please reserve the evening of September 15th to join The Maine Tourism Association and The Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce for a “A Toast To Maine Tourism!” Please join us for this special networking event that celebrates The Maine Tourism Association’s...

Boothbay Harbor Tuna Challenge

Carousel Marina is hosting our FIRST ANNUAL Boothbay Harbor Tuna Challenge! We have been approved by NOAA. Our dates are set for September 3-8, 2022 . Come catch some fish, compete for prize money, and enjoy a lobster bake!  Check details at...

Chewonki at the Gardens: Tide Pools

The tide pool is home to a variety of species whose unique adaptations allow them to maintain stability in a world that is in a constant state of change. Which species can endure the waves, tides, and temperature changes of the rocky coast? Using this interactive...
Lincoln County Resident Days at the Gardens

Lincoln County Resident Days at the Gardens

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens offers free admission to Lincoln County Residents on the first Wednesday of every month throughout the regular season. Make advance registrations by calling the Gardens at 207-633-8000. Please show proof of residency at the front desk...