Local Happenings Categorized: Fairs and Festivals

Ozark Cigar Box Guitar Music Festival – Warsaw, MO

Date: August 3rd -4th  Time: Saturday, 1:00 – 8:00 pm and Sunday, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Place: Drake Harbor and Recreation Area West Harrison Street Warsaw, MO 65355 This free two-day family-friendly event will feature nationally-recognized musicians playing all different genres of music! Artists and musicians feature their homemade cigar box guitars, which are made of recyclable materials. As the name implies, the body is made of an empty cigar box. The head and neck… Read more »

Kneading Conference and Maine Artisan Bread Fair – Skowhegan, ME

Date: July 25 – 27 Place: Skowhegan State Fairgrounds 33 Constitution Ave Skowhegan, ME 04976 Celebrating bread and the local grain economy, the Kneading Conference is a two-day event that brings together professional and home bakers, chefs, cooks, farmers, grain researchers, maltsters, food entrepreneurs, and wood-fired oven enthusiasts to educate one another about the art and science of growing and milling grains and baking artisan bread. The conference runs from Thursday at 9:00 am to Friday… Read more »

Yarmouth Clam Festival – Yarmouth, ME

A Maine Summertime Tradition Since 1965 Date: July 19-21 Place: Yarmouth, ME The Yarmouth Clam Festival is an annual summer event that promotes the community and provides opportunities for Yarmouth-based non-profit organizations to raise funds in support of their missions. Admission to the Festival is FREE! Every year approximately thirty non-profit groups volunteer thousands and thousands of hours to bring the Fe Friday night parade, Saturday night fireworks Live music from 3 stages, Fantastic Food Served by our non-profit… Read more »

Farmington Summer Fest – Farmington, ME

Date: July 26-27 Time:  Wed. 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm and Thur. 9:00 am – 8:00 pm Place: Downtown Farmington The 2019 Farmington Summer Fest will include fun events such as: The Talent Show The Great Float Race The Dreamin’ Bid Bed Race A Scavenger Hunt Through Town The Children’s parade Live Music There will be over 50 vendors and approximately 15 different groups of musicians and performers playing in various locations throughout the festival. For a full… Read more »

Fourth of July Celebrations in Your Area

Looking for a fun way to celebrate the fourth of July this year? OTELCO has got you covered with a compilation of Independence day events throughout all of our footprints. Whether you are looking for fireworks in Alabama, or want to see a parade in Maine, we know of a place you can go. Short Cuts: Alabama Maine Massachusetts Missouri Vermont Alabama Blountsville: Spring Valley Beach Fireworks Festival Spring Valley Beach will hold their annual… Read more »