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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Jul
31
Wed
2019 Eastport Salmon and Seafood Festival
Jul 31 @ 11:00 am – Aug 1 @ 3:00 pm

Lunchtime, August 31st: Seafood Court

11am – 3pm, September 1st: Salmon Sunday Barbeque

Sep
6
Fri
Benefit for the MLCA Lobstermen’s Relief Fund @ Cook's Lobster & Ale House
Sep 6 @ 11:30 am – 8:00 pm

The fourth annual Cook’s Lobster and Ale House Benefit for the MLCA Relief Fund is here! 

The MLCA supports a relief fund to benefit the distressed families and children of lobstermen experiencing hardship due to illness or tragedy.

10% of all food purchases all day will go directly the MLCA’s Lobstermen’s Relief Fund.  Local lobstermen, fishermen and local food companies are donating seafood and  lobster which will then be created into mouth-watering specials by Chef JB Dubois. The full price of these specials go entirely to the fund. Geary Brewing Company, Maine’s iconic and original brewer will be on hand with a classic ale and a brand new IP, Pulling Traps.  An all day silent auction will be on-going with donations from local restaurants, breweries, artists, inns, and businesses all about the water.  This event is for lobstermen and lobster-lovers alike, so come on down and enjoy a beautiful September evening on the water at Cook’s Lobster and Ale House! Boat tie-ups are available.

Moved by the 2016 death of young lobsterman Jon Popham, Cook’s Lobster and Ale House  began what they hope will be a yearly event to benefit the MLCA Relief Fund.  You an find out more about the fund and the MLCA at www.mlcalliance.org.

Sep
21
Sat
Pints on the Pier @ Maine Maritime Museum
Sep 21 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Enjoy a late summer sunset along the riverside with some of Maine’s best brewers! Plus food trucks will be on-site with a variety of delicious offerings.Confirmed participants for 2019 include Moderation Brewing Company, Sasanoa Brewing, Flight Deck Brewing, Sheepscot Valley Brewing Company, and Whaleback Cider. Sample recent releases from your favorite brewers or discover a new favorite; either way it’s beer on the pier!

This is a 21+ event.