Celebrate Bowdoinham - September 8th & 9th

Celebrate Bowdoinham 2017- Brochure.pdf2.41 MB
Celebrate Schedule of Events493.87 KB
Participant Application 2017.pdf117.37 KB
Instructions for Participants.pdf131.08 KB


Celebrate Pie Contest
$50 First Prize - $25 Second Prize - $10 Third Prize  

Any kind of pie, sweet or savory, must have at least a bottom crust. Please have your pie at the Merrymeeting Art Studio by 6:30 Friday night, judging starts at 7pm.  

Any questions please call Susan Brown at 837-0401 or email brown_531@myfairpoint.net


Bowdoinham Community School's 10th Annual 5K Chicken Run

Join us in running, jogging, or walking through the lovely streets of Bowdoinham on Friday, September 8 at 5:30 pm. This fun community event kicks off Celebrate Bowdoinham and the 2017-18 school year. We have lined up some fantastic prizes that you won’t want to miss (gift certificates for fine dining in Portland, spa treatments, and beautiful, bountiful farmers’ market baskets from local farms).

Registration through our website is free and open until Thursday, September 7 at 6pm:  www.5kchickenrun.com. All proceeds benefit the Bowdoinham Community School. We hope to see you there!


Bike Rodeo with Merrymeeting Wheelers Bicycle Club

Free For All Ages! Bring Your Bicycles and Helmets for a Safety Check as well Cone Activities to practice Bob the Biker’s Demonstrations.


Recreation Games & Demonstrations 

Come over to the Rec Fields to play some games and watch various demonstartations.  We'll have equipment for volleyball, pickleball, tennis, dodgeball, kickball and soccer, so grab some friends and come play.


Merrymeeting Bay Helicopter Tours

Point of View Helicopter Services is offering 10 minute scenic flights. 1 Adult $60, 2 Children or small adults $90. Each additional 5 minutes add $30 or $45 (Cash or Checks Only).  To reserve your spot, contact Ed Friedman at 207-666-3372 and info@povheli.com.


***Mailly Waterfront Park will be closed to vehicle and boat traffic on Saturday, starting at 6:30am.***



Thank you to our Fireworks Sponsors!!!