True Maine Events

For more information on events, visit or our local visitor centers and Chambers of Commerce offer events calendars on their websites.

Outdoor concerts are a summertime staple. Find an event near you on Facebook at Down East Acadia.

Featured August Events

Eastport & Lubec Artwalk

Celebrate life on the creative edge in Eastport and Lubec August 5-7! The theme for this ArtWalk is Mermaids - all mer-people and sea creatures welcome! Mermaid themed art activities, mermaid puppet show, StageEast Canned Sardine Story Slam and live music throughout the weekend.

Wild Blueberry Weekend

Get Wild DownEast during the wild blueberry harvest! Wild Blueberry Weekend August 6 & 7. Tour wild blueberry farms, pick (and nibble) wild blueberries at select locations, try a new-to-you wild blueberry dish or drink.

Schoodic Arts Festival

Sing, dance, create, learn at the Schoodic Arts Festival. Winter Harbor - through August 13th.

Machias Wild Blueberry Festival

Celebrating our favorite wild berry, August 19-21. Performances, wild blue food, pie eating contest, local artisans, farm tours, and all things blueberry!

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To help you plan your trip we provide  information on drive time and distances to and around the region. Plus info on other commercial transportation options.

Once you arrive in DownEast Acadia, you will want to access local sources of visitor information, state laws, recreation rules, and road conditions.

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