Our Events

Our events

Inuit Communities Adapting to a Changing Arctic

07. June

Dr. Genevieve LeMoine, Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center of Bowdoin College What changes are happening in the Arctic and how are Inuit communities adapting? Connecting to Inuit cultural materials in the Wilson Museum’s collections and exhibits, Dr. LeMoine of the Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center will discuss how Inuit communities are…

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20th Maine Company B Encampment

17. June

Be transported back in time to 1862 at the Wilson Museum the weekend of June 17. The 20th Maine Company B will be setting up camp on Perkins Street, and they look forward to welcoming curious people of all ages interested in learning more about the life of the common Maine infantry soldier during the…

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An Evening of Jazz with Tasty Bites

17. June

George Stevens Academy’s Honors Jazz Combo The Wilson Museum campus will be alive with the sound of music on Friday, June 17 (6:00 p.m.) when George Stevens Academy students return as the Honors Jazz Combo Tasty Bites! This audition-based group meets throughout the year as a class and performs a delectable mix of jazz standards,…

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Celebrating the Solstice

20. June

Krista Hastings, Yoga DownEast and Ananda Luna DownEast A Spiral of Cycles connects us to the natural world – from our heartbeat to the seasons and beyond. Celebrate this Summer Solstice on June 20 (4 p.m.) as we explore some of these connections. Expect some gentle movement which can be done in a chair, as…

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Bucksport Bay Festival

02. July

For the past 20 years we have been creating childhood memories of playing on the waterfront with friends, eating cotton candy, and watching fireworks with family and now we endeavor to increase upon these traditions for future generations. The festival attracts between 3,000-5,000 people each year, and it is vitally important we continue to help…

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Orland Vendor Bender

18. July

Come spend the evening browsing a variety of vendors! Food, crafts, info and entertainment! Vendor application

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Ghoulsport

29. October

Halloween is coming soon, so grab your mask or your broom! Come dressed as yourself, a witch or a ghost! There will be food and craft vendors, paranormal parade, various activities and maybe some witch’s brew! Now all we need is you! Ghoulsport vendor application 2022

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