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Maine Lobster Festival

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 12:00pm

Harbor Park
1 Pleasant Street
Rockland, ME 04841

Schedule:

All Day: Art Show - Main Street branch of Camden National Bank

12:00pm - 10:00pm: Free Shuttle Bus
The festival provides free shuttle services to and from the festival grounds from the following locations. A bus arrives at each location approximately every 30 minutes.
South Elementary School (formerly Rockland District Middle School)
Bus arrives at each location approximately every 20 minutes.

9:00am: Gates open

12:00pm: 72nd annual Maine Lobster Festival opens
Festival officially opens - noon, along with exhibition tents, booths, vendors, carnival rides, and games. This is our $1 day!
King Neptune and his court, along with Erin Dugan, the 2018 Maine Sea Goddess, arrive on the main dock from the briny deep courtesy of the USCG to raise the flag and officially open the 2019 Maine Lobster Festival. Flag raising ceremony will take place next to the flagpole by the Harbor Master’s building. Lobster Serving Begins - the Food Tent (Noon-8pm)
Visit our Food Tent for our famous steamed lobster dinners, shore dinners, lobster bisque, lobster mac-n-cheese and fried seafood offerings and our Lobster Café for lobster rolls, lobster wraps, and lobster caesar salad. Old Fashioned Dollar Day - $1 tickets all day!

12:00pm - 2:00pm: Paddy Mills - Eating Tent
An award-winning folk singer/songwriter whose songs are as salty as the Maine coast he calls home.

2:15pm - 4:15pm: Tom Albury - Eating Tent
Tom has been entertaining audiences in Midcoast Maine for over 30 years with songs from soul and folk.

4:30pm - 6:00pm: Rick Johnson - Eating Tent
Soaring vocal melodies, guitar, and ukulele with deep roots in nature.

6:30pm - 8:30pm: The 72nd Maine Sea Goddess Coronation - Maine Stage
Come see the Coronation of the 72nd Maine Sea Goddess! Festivities begin - 6:30pm with music and the introduction of the Sea Princesses.
The winner receives a cash prize and the title of The Maine Sea Goddess with a lovely crown. She reigns - many events throughout the year, culminating with the start of the 2020 Maine Lobster Festival. Also crowned is the Crown Princess and Miss Congeniality.

8:30pm - 9:00pm: Midcoast Music Academy - Maine Stage
Immediately after the Maine Sea Goddess Coronation the students and staff of MCMA will be performing in various ensembles.

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