2002 Events Calendar
Southern Maine Coastal Area

Concerts

Summer Knights Concert Series

River Tree Arts WBACH Summer Concert Series 7pm (207) 985-4343
July 11 Women of Note
July 18 Andrea Trio
July 25 Night & Day
Aug 1 Streetlevel Swing
Aug 8 Murphy's Lawbreakers
Aug 15 Pinetones
Wells Harbor Park Summer Concert Series Saturdays, 6:30pm July 5 - Sept 7

Summer Theater

Arundel Barn Playhouse (207) 985-5552
Annie Get Your GunJuly 3-20
Marvelous Wonderettes July 23 - Aug 2
Hackmatack Playhouse, Berwick ME 207-698-1807
Fiddler On The Roof through July 6
The Nerd July 9-20
Into The Woods July 23-Aug 3
Bye, Bye, Birdie Aug 6-17
An Enchanted Evening Aug 20-30
Ogunquit Playhouse - 646-6511
George M - June 24 - July 6
Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story July 8-20th.
Chicago - July 22-27

Sanford Maine Stage, Springvale - 324-9691

Jesus Christ Superstar July 4-6, 11-13, 18-20 You Can't Take It With You Aug 8-10, 15-17, 22-24
The Secret Affairs of Mildred Wild Sept. 20-21, 27-28, and Oct. 4-54
Jackie Lantern's Halloween Revenge Oct. 25-26, 31, Nov. 1-2, 8-94
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Dec. 6-7, 13-14. 4

Ongoing

Artists and Authors: A Kennebunk Legacy
Pasco center of Kennebunkport Historical Society - 967-2751 - $3.00 adults, free 18 & younger - open Tues-fri 10-4 Sat 10-1
The 2002 Renaisance Faire, Lebanon, Maine
Weekends from July 20th through August 18th.
Gates are open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm each day.
Located on Lord Road in Lebanon, Maine. It's about halfway between Sanford, Maine and Rochester, New Hampshire just off route 202
Advanced discount tickets, order now and save! Offer ends July 12th.
Ticket prices:
Before July 12th, Adults $10.00, Children (6 - 12) $4.00, Season Pass $60.00
After July 12th, Adults $12.00, Children (6 - 12) $5.00, Season Pass $75.00

Sea Dogs Baseball


Guided Tours

1853 Greek Revival Mansion Tours
Village Walking tours also available - Nott House, Kennebunkport - 967-1173 - open Tues-fri 1-4 Sat 10-1
Museum & Genealogical Library
Open Tues-Thurs 10-4 Sat 10-1 - Historical Society Of Wells & Ogunquit, Wells - 646-4775
Laudholm Farm, Wells
646-1555 Nature tours & programs. Call for specific hours and events.
Old York Historical Society
Museum, Old Gaol and several historical buildings, York Village Tours, special events and children's activities. Call for details and reservations. Open Mon-Sat 10-5 363-4974
Seashore Trolley Museum
Kennebunkport - Antique Streetcar rides, restored trolley exhibits, guided tours, special events Free for children 5 and under Open 10-5, 5.00 - 7.50 per ticket - 967-2800


Other Events

July 1st
Works by Leon Kroll, Brenda Bettinson and Gaela Erwin
Ogunquit Museum of American Art - Continues through Aug 13. 646-4909

July 3

Casco Bay Concert Band - 6:00pm. Green, Kennebunkport - 967-0857

July 4th

Colonial games, cookout and Revolutionary War encampment

York Harbor, sailors are loading their ships for war. Events are free. John Hancock Wharf from 4 to 7pm

Fireworks - Ogunquit Beach, preceeded by live performances

Fireworks - Kennebunkport Beach

July 5-7

Harborfest at Harbor Park - Wells 9-5 646-2451

July 6

James and the Giant Peach Saturday Children's Show - Ogunquit Playhouse Noon 646-5511

July 6-21

Sally Caldwell Fisher Paintings - Gallery on Chase Hill, Kennebunkport- 967-0049

July 7

Strawberry Festival - First Congregational Church, Kennebunkport 2-5

July 13

Giant Tag Sale - Franciscan Monastery, Kennebunk

Fireworks over Nubble Lighthouse - York

July 13-14

Summer Solstice Craft Fair - Wells Jr. High 9-4

July 14

Four Babes Quartet - 8:pm Ogunquit Playhouse 646-5511

July 19

Alfred Festival Day
Alfred Town Center 7-10 Musical entertainnment, food concessions also, on July 20, 6-4 Pancake breakfast, road race, food concessions and entertainment

Mac McHale and the Old Time Radio Gang - Wells Harbor Gazebo, Wells 6:30 646-5490

July 25

Rotary Club 2 Cent Sale - Judson Dunaway Center, Ogunquit 207-646-2939

July 27

Madeline Saturday Children's Show - Ogunquit Playhouse Noon 646-5511

July 27 - Aug 7

Monique Sakellarios - Gallery on Chase Hill, Kennebunkport 967-0049

July 28

6th Annual Sand Sculpting Contest - Ogunquit Beach Registration at 8am, Judging at 10 am 646-3032

Christmas in July - Nubble Light, York


River Tree Arts 20th anniversary outdoor festival - 1-4 Local musicans, arts & entertainment.

Aug 10

Kenne'bear'port Teddy Bear Show & Sale - Over 40 exhibits of bears, Kennebunk 207-967-0857

Aug 13-24

Circus Smirkus - Incredible performers from ages 9-17 - York

Aug 22

29th Annual Sidewalk Art Show & Sale - Ogunquit

Aug 13-24

Aug 27

Tribute to the Days of Old - Old Fashioned Pot Luck Lunch with Entertainment - Historical Review, York High School

Sept 2-8

Capriccio 2002 - Ogunquit
Festival of the arts including music, concerts, live theater, poetry reading, fashion show and the Portland Ballet. 207-646-6170

Sept 7

2nd Annual Fiddlers Contest - Fiddlers compete for prizes. - Kennebunk 207-967-0857

Sept 8

Capriccio Festival of Kites - Ogunquit
Kites given out to the first 300 kids registered. Kite decorating starts at 10 a.m. with a mass ascension at noon. Professional kite flying demonstrations. Ogunquit Beach. 207-646-2939

Sept 14

Maine Heritage Day - Kennebunk - The Brick Store Museum. Free admission all day. 10 a.m. 207-985-4802

Art in the Park - York Harbor Displaying local art. Moulton Park 207-363-4014

Sept 14 - 15

Newfie Fun Days - Eliot, Me. - Workshops, games and gathering for Newfoundland dogs and their owners. 207-439-2853

Sept 28

Grand Parade - York Celebrating York's 350th anniversary 207-363-4422


Oct 18-20

Harvestfest - York Village Green.
A colonial-themed festival featuring crafts, food booths, Seniorfest, Kidsfest, Taste of the Yorks, live music. 207-363-4422

Nov 15

Holiday Auction - Kennebunk Over 250 silent auction items and 35 live auction items. 207-967-0857

Nov 22

Town Reenactment - York - Costumed reenactment of the first Town Meeting, sealing of the time capsule and churches peeling their bells. 207-363-4422


Dec 13-15

Christmas by the Sea - Ogunquit - Tree-lighting, caroling, chowderfest, beach bonfire, Santa. 207-646-2939