Maine Lobster Festival

Getting Here

The Festival site, at Rockland's Harbor Park, is easy to find. Rockland is four hours by car from Boston and less than two hours from Portland. You can also take the train from Brunswick to Rockland with Maine Eastern Railroad.

You can use our Map to find your way around town, and get specific directions from your location by visiting Google Maps or Travel and Directions from the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Main Events


Entertainment for 2014 TBA! Look for announcements on our Facebook and Twitter pages.

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Road Race, Fun Run and Walk

Road Race, Fun Run and Walk 10k Road Race - August 3, 2014 at 8:30 a.m.Sponsored by  Start your Sunday morning of the Festival with a bang ...

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Lobster Crate Race

  This years winner was 11 year old Duncan Widdecombe, of South Thomaston with 2000 crates!  Next in line was last years champion, Connor ...

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Arts and Crafts

Arts and Crafts In the Fine Art Tent, you will be enjoy the incredible art work of many local artists, encompassing oil paints, water colors, ...

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Food The focus of the festival is, of course, fresh hot Maine lobster! Enjoy your lobster dinner, that is served with award-winning Cabot ...

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Marine Tent

Marine Tent Enjoy fascinating displays for all ages and varied interests. The Gulf of Maine is a complex and sometimes mysterious place. Festival Marine ...

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The Big Parade

The Big Parade "Lobster Art! Paint it! Sing it! Sculpt it! Draw it!"  This is our theme for the year!    Parade starts at 10AM at ...

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Cooking Contest!

Cooking Contest!   Amateur chefs are invited to sign up for the annual Maine Lobster Festival Seafood Cooking Contest. The contest is part of ...

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Melissa Philbrook was crowned 2013 Maine Sea Goddess at the 66th annual Maine Lobster Festival in Rockland. Official winners 2013 Crown Princess Hannah ...

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2014 Entertainment - TBA

General Admission
Wednesday, the first day of the Maine Lobster Festival opens at noon and closes at 10pm. Admission is $5/adults, $2/children (ages 6-12 yrs). Thursday through Saturday admission is $8/adults, $2/children (ages 6 to 12 yrs). Children age 5 and under are free.
Sunday is our "Family Fun Day" and admission is free for all ages.
Discounted 4-pack of 1-day tickets are now available for this year. The price for the 4-pack of tickets is $25 for adults (a $29 value) and $8 for children 6 to 12 yrs old. These passes will be available for sale at the Main Gate on Wednesday the opening day of the Festival and online. (Information subject to change without notice)

BDN Cabot Maine Credit Unions Dunkin Linda Bean's Maine Lobster