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Machias Wild Blueberry Festival

Friday, Aug 16, 2019 at 9:00am

Various Venues in Machias
Machias, ME 04654

Come celebrate the powerful little fruit that put our corner of Downeast Maine on the map. Centre Street Congregational Church, UCC, rolls out the blue carpet each August with crafts, food, entertainment, contests, and all things blueberry. There’s no admission charge.  We are on the Downeast part of Maine’s beautiful, rugged coast, two hours from Bangor, about an hour and a half from Bar Harbor, and a little more than an hour from St. Stephen, New Brunswick.  From whale-watching to lighthouses, from hiking and kayaking to eagles and lobster rolls, our little corner of Maine has a lot to offer!

Schedule:

9:00am - 5:00pm: Craft Booths on the Church Commons    
9:00am – 11:00am: Blueberry Cooking Contest Entries accepted at Machias Savings Bank Community Room
11:00am: Blueberry Farm Tour at CSCC Information Booth
4:00pm - 7:00pm: Special Preview Book Sale Event at Porter Memorial Library
4:30pm – 6:30pm: All you can eat Fish Fry at CSCC Tent
4:00pm - 6:00pm: Zappledan, blues,  50 & 60’s, music duo at CSCC steps
5:45pm: Children’s parade forms at Machias Valley Baptist Church, Broadway St
6:00pm: Children’s parade at CSCC steps
6:00pm: Cooking Contest winners announced after the parade at CSCC steps
7:00pm: Children’s entertainment at University of Maine, Machias
7:00pm: Blueberry Musical at CSCC

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