Holiday Festival

Holiday Festival

Join us for one of the highlights of the Boothbay Harbor holiday season and get a head start on your holiday shopping!  At our annual Holiday Festival (formerly Festival of Trees), you will find unique, local, handcrafted gifts in FIVE distinct sections: TABLE AND...
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...
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 Claus is coming to town!

Santa Claus is coming to town!

IMPORTANT UPDATE! We know how many friends & families are planning to visit us this wonderful weekend! To ensure a fun and safe time for all involved we have shifted the following events to Sunday, December 4th. Thank you for being so understanding! *Holiday...
Lighted Fire Truck Parade

Lighted Fire Truck Parade

3rd annual Fire Truck Parade & Contest! Saturday, Nov. 26 at 4 p.m. ​This beloved post-turkey-day celebration of our local departments has brought a healthy competition between firehouses! The parade starts from the Boothbay Firestation at 4 p.m. and will loop...
2022 Fall Truck Camper Rally at Boothbay

2022 Fall Truck Camper Rally at Boothbay

Join Cirrus owners Riley Mitchell and Sara Packard for the second annual Fall Truck Camper Rally at BoothBay Craft Brewery, Tavern, & RV Resort. Last year, the event 29 truck campers of various brands from nine states. Registration includes a two-night boondocking...
North Pole Express

North Pole Express

SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS | DEC 3 & 4 | DEC 10 & 11 | DEC 17 & 18 Train every 45 minutes | 10:45 am | 11:30 am | 12:15 pm | 1 pm | 1:45 pm | 2:30 pm  | 3:15 pm | 4:00 pm On Saturdays and Sundays, December 3rd through December 18th the Boothbay Railway...
North Pole Express

North Pole Express

SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS | DEC 3 & 4 | DEC 10 & 11 | DEC 17 & 18 Train every 45 minutes | 10:45 am | 11:30 am | 12:15 pm | 1 pm | 1:45 pm | 2:30 pm  | 3:15 pm | 4:00 pm On Saturdays and Sundays, December 3rd through December 18th the Boothbay Railway...
Fall Foliage Festival

Fall Foliage Festival

OCT 8-9 | SAT 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM | SUN 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM | 54th Annual FALL FOLIAGE FESTIVAL $5 PP | Free 5 and under | Train additional $5 | Train Free to Museum Members | The Fall Foliage Festival has been a family tradition in Mid Coast, Maine, for the past 53...
Family Harvest Day

Family Harvest Day

This fall celebration is a long-standing family favorite featuring classic New England festivities such as hayrides, pumpkin decorating, games on the village green, and of course, train rides. This community-inspired event will offer reduced museum admission for the...
Boothbay Lights

Boothbay Lights

Boothbay Lights is a celebration of signature Holiday events in the Maine mid-coast towns of Boothbay and Boothbay Harbor! The towns sparkle with thousands of lights. Lodging, shopping and dining are open with plenty of fun things to do for the whole family.  The...