Events

Stay up to date on upcoming events with the MLA calendar. We post MLA meetings, trainings, festivals and openings as well as other events that pertain to the lobster industry. You can sort by category or tags (i.e.lobster boat races).  Let us know if you have something to post! 207-967-4555 or andi@mainelobstermen.org

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Oct
17
Sat
Annual Maine Lobster Boat Races Banquet @ Robinson’s Wharf & Tugs Pub
Oct 17 all-day
Sep
3
Fri
Boothbay Harbor Festival 2021
Sep 3 – Sep 12 all-day

Taste of Boothbay at Boothbay Harbor Fest | Labor Day Weekend

Harbor Fest is a waterfront celebration in Midcoast Maine. The non-traditional festival format takes attendees on an adventure around the Boothbay peninsula to experience local foods, live music, a 5k & Half Marathon, a vintage & artisan market and a one of a kind fashion show featuring original designs made from the marine industry.

A TASTE OF LOCAL FLAVOR –LABOR DAY WEEKEND9/3-9/6 2021

A 3 day adventure for your senses!  Weekend Passport includes food tastings and live music at local restaurants for $20 pp.
An unforgettable  weekend is guaranteed!  
Plus a Cold River Cocktail Competition
(21+ purchase required, not included in tasting passport).  

HALF MARATHON –SEPTEMBER 5TH, 2021

Challenging and Scenic:  Truly a one of its kind in Maine, this course offers  miles of water views, from inner harbor, to open ocean, to lakes and  tidal rivers.  It crosses over two islands and a historic footbridge.  It passes by three waterfront parks, (perfect for spectators), and through our waterfront harbor village.  To benefit YMCA Chronic Disease Prevention & Management Programs

5 k TRAIL RUN- SEPTEMBER 5TH, 2021

Course winds through one of twenty Boothbay Region Land Trust Preserves on our peninsula.  The scenery and natural surroundings are spectacular, and the terrain is well maintained, with little elevation.  Please be aware this is a wooded trail, and most ideal for trail runners and/or walkers.To benefit YMCA Chronic Disease Prevention & Management Programs

THE ONE AND ONLY FISHIN’ FOR FASHION SHOW –SEPTEMBER 11TH, 2021

The show that marvels its audience year after year!
Absolutely everything about this show is sea inspired and original!  From the historic working waterfront venue, to the lobster trap runway that carries dozens of models the length of an enormous boat shed. The show celebrates local merchants, talented designers and Mainer’s who dedicate their lives to preserving our working waterfront. Proceeds benefit BRHS Project Graduation

.boothbayharborfest.com/