EVENTS, EATS and ATTRACTIONS
There is always something fun happening in DownEast, Maine. Check each event's website for updates.
Grand Lake Stream
Folk Art Festival
The Grand Lake Stream Folk Arts Festival is held on the ballfield in "downtown" Grand Lake Stream. Browse the work of 50+ artisans. Musical Entertainment, educational exhibits and special displays of quilts and Grand Laker canoes. Leashed dogs are welcome. July 29-30, 2023.
Eastport Salmon and Seafood Festival
For two days at the end of summer, the Salmon and Seafood Festival is held in historic downtown Eastport, Maine. Salmon Sunday features a salmon dinner. Past events included: boat cruises and the Salmon Race and Walk. Visit the Maine made craft and food vendors. September 2-3, 2023.
Eastport Pirate Festival
The Eastport Pirate Festival is three fun-filled days of events in September for all ages. Come see the Pirate Parade and the Great Pirate Lobster Boat Race on Passamaquoddy Bay. Don't miss the fireworks, bed race, kids events, live music and much more. September 8th-10th 2023.