Local Happenings Categorized: Maine

Santa Loop – Farmington, ME

Date: December 16th Time:  11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Place: Downtown Farmington Locals know this event as the “Santa Loop.” It is a day of fun for the whole family! Horse drawn wagon rides, free of charge! Write your letter to Santa at the Farmington Public Library Complimentary Munchkins at Dunkin’ Donuts Polar Express showing & fundraiser at Narrow Gauge Cinema AND BEST OF ALL: meet Santa and Mrs. Claus at The Homestead from 11-2. For more information… Read more »

Wreath Making at Pineland Farms – New Gloucester, ME

Date: December 3 – 17, 2019 Time:  10:00 – 11:30 AM Place:  100B Valley Farm Road New Gloucester ME 04260 US Make a beautiful Balsam Wreath for the holiday season. Open to ages 3 and up, pre-Registration Required. $5 per person. Classes are scheduled as follows: Tuesday, December 3, 10:00 – 11:30 AM Thursday, December 5, 10:00 – 11:20 AM Wednesday, December 11, 10:00 – 11:30 AM Thursday, December 12, 10:00 – 11:30 AM Saturday, December… Read more »

2019 Holiday Parades

A graphic of children bundled up parading with paper lights

There a Christmas parade’s happening all across our footprints. Check them out below! Alabama Christmas Parades Blount County Christmas Parade Date: December 10, 2019 Time: 7:00 pm Coordinated by the Blount-Oneonta Chamber of Commerce, this annual parade will also bring Santa to town, along with many outstanding floats, cars, and other entries.  A little elf dropped by the OBA to say there will be snow at this year’s parade!  If you’d like to register an… Read more »

Madison Christmas Celebration – Madison, ME

Date: December 7th Time:  8:00 AM – 8:00 PM Place:  Downtown Madison Celebrate Christmas Madison style, with this joy-filled Christmas Celebration. There is everything from cookie decorating to chowder cook-offs, and of course, Santa will be in attendance. The schedule is as follows: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Pancake Breakfast served at Christ Community Fellowship (43 Maple Street). Cashe donations encouraged. 9:00 AM: Santa Dash 5k & Kids 1 Mile Fun Run (Main Street Playground) Registration 9… Read more »

Pineland Farms Holiday Open House – New Gloucester, ME

A picture of Pineland Farms covered in beautiful fluffy snow.

Date: December 8th, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Place: 15 Farm View Drive New Gloucester, ME 04260 207.688.4539 Join the Pineland Farms team for a holiday vendor event. Meet local vendors and learn about their products. Vendors include: Timber Ridge Botanicals – Bath & Body Kim Camery Millick – Author of “Rookie Warden” Deborah Osgood Jewelry Fiore Artisan Olive Oils Maddie Rose Templeton – Artist Maine Pebble Art Scent Simple – Soy wax… Read more »