22nd Maine Brewer’s Festival, Over 15 Maine brewers and a five-course meal with beer pairings. FMI: http://mainebrewersfestival.com/
Sixty crafters and artists to exhibit and sell their wares to include ceramics, jewelry, specialty foods, photography, pottery, herbs, graphics, clothing and much more.
11:00am each day. Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, 51 Atlantic Highway (RTE 1), Thomaston, ME. This auction presents 1,000 lots of fine art and antiques.
21st Annual Early Bird Sale & Bed Races. Shop in your pj’s for extra discounts. Sale hours are 6-9am. Bed & pajama parade begins at Village Green at 10am.
Pie contest, presentations and cooking demos, Page Farm demos, live music, festival fiber fashion show. http://www.maineharvestfestival.com/
Start your Christmas shopping early. Over 120 exhibitors will be selling their handcrafted products!
Augusta Civic Center, Civic Center Drive, Augusta, ME
Hours: Sat., 9am-4pm, Sun., 10am-3pm
Come one, come all! Portland Downtown invites you to an evening of entertainment and merriment in Monument Square. This free, family-friendly event features traditional favorites like Santa Claus and Rick Charette — as well as an exciting new addition: New England’s own Jason Spooner Band!
Bundle up, enjoy the sights and sounds of the city and celebrate the official beginning of the holiday season in Portland.
Moonlight Madness – Black Friday Event – 12:01 am on Black Friday
Freeport is a beautiful coastal village known all over for world-class shopping. From premium international brands to unique local finds, Freeport has it all.
Join us for the annual Lighting of the Nubble. In past years, festivities began at 5 p.m. with the York High School Chamber Singers and Santa on a YBFD ladder truck at 6 p.m.
This after-dark parade will light up the faces of hundreds of children as 25 or more illuminated floats roll down Main Street. Santa is the parade marshal! Sponsored by Rockland Main Street, Inc.