Events Calendar - 2024

Find a multitude of fun events and great things to do, including weekend events, throughout the year, like music; festivals; comedy; outdoor fun; boat cruises; excursions for families and kids; food, wine and beer tastings. Weather is no problem; lots of things to do happen indoors.
Be sure to check out the listings of year-round Fairs & Festivals throughout New England. See also, Great Things to Do.

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Eileen Ivers Band -- Camden ME

Mar 22, 2024 - Mar 22, 2024 Camden Opera House, Camden, ME

All-Ireland Fiddle Champion and one of the original members of the group Cherish the Ladies, Eileen Ivers is one of the great performers of Celtic music playing today. Doors open 7 p.m.

Outdoor Activities

Solar Eclipse Watch Party 2024 – Kennebunkport ME

Apr 8, 2024 - Apr 8, 2024 Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, 208 Ocean Avenue Kennebunkport, ME 04046

Experience the celestial wonder of the profound solar eclipse on the coast of Maine at Cape Arundel Inn & Resort's prime viewing location! With the eclipse happening at 3:28 p.m. on Monday, April 8 in Kennebunkport, witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the solar eclipse in picturesque surroundings while mingling and sipping on themed beverages and tasting eclipse bites. Part of the party will have a sound healing wellness session to go along with the eclipse's sense of renewal! As a guest at the party, you'll receive protective eyewear for safe observation, a branded journal for the wellness session, one complimentary themed signature cocktail, and light snacks. Make a getaway out of the experience and book a stay at Cape Arundel Inn & Resort with the Solar Eclipse Package, where you'll receive 15% off.

St. Patrick's Day

SoundCheck: Irish Music Concert -- Camden ME

Mar 15, 2024 - Mar 15, 2024 Camden Opera House, 29 Elm Street Camden, ME

Enjoy the tradition Irish repertoire of Dan Possumato on the button accordion with Jim Hyland on guitar, fiddle and vocals! Doors open 7 p.m. . Tickets are nonrefundable.

St. Patrick's Day Parade 2024 -- Portland ME

Mar 17, 2024 - Mar 17, 2024 Along Commercial Street Portland, ME

The parade moves along Center Street and ends at Bell Buoy Park near the Casco Bay Ferry terminal. Come enjoy two pipe and drum bands, the Stillson School of Irish Dance, color guards from area military and protective services, the display of Irish national, provincial, and county flags, mascots from area sports teams, and more.