Travelers heading to Maine will be excited to know that the state celebrates many renowned festivals and events year round. From many internationally acclaimed film festivals to popular culinary events such as the Lobster Festival, festivals in Maine include every type to give each of its guests a unique experience. For art enthusiasts, there are events like the Papermaker by Monica, performing art shows like the Shakespeare Stage Story, and a number of arts and craft shows. Local fairs and family shows are celebrated in Maine year round too. Wings, Waves and Woods, Moose Mainea, Acadia Birding Festival and Kids on the Block Puppet Show are some of the top shows for families.
Other Maine events include food festivals like the Annual Lobster Festival are Maine’s top events. Every Year, Maine residents and tourists come together at the Rockland’s Harbor Park to celebrate this unique food festival. This festival runs for five days that offer food, fun and feast for all guests. Cooking contests, big parades, and crafts are some of the main highlights of this unique festival.
The Maine International Film Festival is another popular festival held in Waterville, Maine. This fest is held in July at the Waterville Opera House and Railroad Square Cinema. Apart from the screening of several independent and international films, this fest is a popular platform for showcasing New England themed cinema screening and productions.