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Schedule

August 3, 2017

Time

Event

All Day

Art Show at Main Street branch of Camden National Bank

Art Show at Main Street branch of Camden National Bank (300 Main Street).

All Day

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.

  • Oceanside High School (formerly Rockland District High School)
  • South Elementary School (formerly Rockland District Middle School)

Check days for detailed schedule:

  • Wednesday, Aug. 2: Bus starts at noon and ends at 10 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 3, and Friday, Aug. 4: Bus starts at 9 a.m. and ends at 11 p.m.
  • Saturday, Aug. 5: Bus starts after parade (usually around noon) and ends at 11 p.m.
  • Sunday, Aug. 6: Bus starts at 9 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m.

Bus arrives at each location approximately every 30 minutes.

7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Pancake Breakfast - Main Eating Tent

Food

All-the-pancakes-you-can-eat breakfast in the Food Tent featuring blueberry pancakes, juice, coffee and milk. Cost: $6 for adults, $3 for children; offered through Sunday.

9:00 a.m.

70th Annual Maine Lobster Festival Opens for the day

Gates open.

Admission $8.00 adults 12 and older

Admission $2.00 children aged 5 to 12

Admission – Free, children under the age of 5

12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

SMOKEY’S GREATER SHOWS – BRACELET DAY

Children

Bracelet $17.00

2:00 p.m.

John McDonald, Maine Storyteller

Entertainment

4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Best In Show - North Entertainment Tent

A fun band mixing many styles including jazz, blues, and swing.

Part of Steins and Vines - Separate ticket requried. 

4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Steins & Vines Tasting Event - North Entertainment Tent

Entertainment

      

Please join us at our 4th annual tasting event with local beers and wines made right here in Maine, sponsored by Hampton Inn & Suites. Must be 21 years or older and present photo ID for admittance. The $25 ticket includes Festival admission and 12 samples.

Location: North Entertainment tent

Music Provided by: Best in Show

When: Thursday Aug 3rd - 2 separate tasting sessions$25.00 per person which includes park admission.

Tasting I: 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Tasting II: 6:00pm - 7:30pm 

 

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Re/Max Hot Air Balloon Rides

Other

Snow Marine Park, Mechanic Street, Rockland. $5/adult $3/child. All money goes to benefit the Sea Goddess pageant providing scholarships to three of the participants.

6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

SMOKEY’S GREATER SHOWS – BRACELET DAY

Children

Bracelet $17.00

7:30 p.m.

Circus Maine, Main Stage

Entertainment

Cabaret, trapeze and aerial apparatus, clowning, acrobatics, juggling and more!

General Admission seating available – first come first serve at no additional charge.

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

Rt. 17 Ramblers, North Entertainment Tent

Entertainment

A traditional country/early rock music trio.