Category Archives: Events

Aldermere farm calf unveiling day – 08 may, 2010

IMAG0245Aldermere farm (Rockport – just a few miles from the Inn) is holding its annual Calf unveiling Day on the 8th May. See  some baby Belted Galloway calves .   It is a great (Free!) day out, and besides the cattle, there are numerous local farms with fabulous goodies to sell.  Sewwell orchard with organic apple cider and cider vinegar, Spruce mountain blueberries to name a couple.  Fresh, local, organic.  Maine, the way life should be!

63rd Annual House and Garden Tour, July 15th 2010.

In 2010, the Garden Club will present the 63rd Annual House and Garden Tour from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on July 15th, 2010, rain or shine. Enjoy a day visiting lovely homes and/or gardens on one of Maine’s oldest and most famous summer tours. Unique views, waterfront properties, and in-town jewels make this tour a must for residents and visitors alike!
This year, the Decorator Show House Tour & Guest Cottage is included in the purchase of the House and Garden Tour ticket.  Doesn’t it sound lovely?  Come and join us.

Tickets $25.00.

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Festival of Independence-4 days of fun in the Midcoast

From Camden through Rockport, to Owls Head and to Thomaston: Music- Fireworks- Family Fun-Cool Cars- and a Traditional Parade!

July 2 to July 5 all of the local events have teamed up to help you celebrate the Fourth of July weekend in fine style. Join us for concerts covering everything from classical to Johnny Cash; spend a weekend with cars from the golden age of Detroit; watch a traditional small town parade; ride the ski lifts to the top of the Snow Bowl and enjoy family fun and games; and watch two nights of fireworks: Friday in Camden and Saturday in Thomaston!

Camden book Festival

Some dates to add to your diary!
May18th-20th. Camden book festival – ‘A time of Wonder’ paid and free events throughout Camden.

Also, the same weekend ‘Warbler Weekend’ A talk, slide presentation and bird walk. Merryspring nature center, Camden. www.merryspring.org
Merryspring nature center is a privately-owned 66-acre park in Camden and Rockport, Maine that is open to the public free of charge every day of the year from dawn to dusk. Visit the Herb Garden and the Rose garden to name a few.
Native plant enthusiasts will enjoy strolling through the wooded 10 acre Kitty Todd Arboretum, which features most of the trees and shrubs native to Maine. Well worth a visit, any day, not just for special events.