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August 3, 2016



9:00 a.m.

4-Day Passes and Entertainment Tickets


4-Day passes and entertainment tickets go on sale at the Main Gate. You may purchase passes and tickets throughout the week while the gates are open.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Coronation Rehearsal- Main Stage


12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Lobster Serving Begins


Lobster serving begins in the Food Tent. All food vendors also open as well as the popular Lobster Cafe Lobster Rolls, Lobster Wraps and Lobster Caesar Salad.

Come in for one, two or three lobster dinners includes a buttery roll and fresh local corn on the cob. The menu includes lobster dinners, but also steamed clams, Fisherman's platter, crab cakes, Shore dinner, fried shrimp, fried haddock, and fried calamari.


SUNDAY - Lobster serving ends at 5PM, so get your dinner early!

1:00 p.m.

All Tents Open

Children’s Tent, Fine Arts & Crafts Tent, Marine Tent, Maine Made Tent, ongoing demonstrations, all vendors.

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Fastest Knitters Contest - North Tent


8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

The 69th Maine Sea Goddess Coronation


Main Stage

Come see the coronation of the 69th Maine Lobster Festival Sea Goddess be crowned! Festivities begin at 8 p.m. with music and the introduction of the Sea Princesses.

The winner received a cash prize and the title of The Maine Lobster Festival Sea Goddess with a very lovely crown. She reigns at many events throughout the year culminating with the start of the 2017 Lobster Festival. Also crowned is the Crown Princess and Miss Congeniality.