2016 Holiday Festival

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Schedule of Events:


Bowdoinham Guild of Artisans Show & Sale

Friday, December 2nd, 6-8pm

Saturday, December 3rd, 10am-3pm

Sunday, December 4th, 10am-1pm

at Town Hall, 13 School Street

Top quality fine arts including jewelry, pottery, fiber art, photography, prints and paintings all crafted by the members of the Bowdoinham Guild of Artisans will be on sale at this show which is now in its 14th year.


Christmas Open House

Friday, December 2nd, 3-8pm

Saturday, December 3rd, 9am-4pm

at 312 Millay Road

The Christmas Open House will be full of a variety of crafts from Maine Artisans.  Enjoy some refreshments and be entered into a free drawing for a gift basket filled with donated items from the Artisans participating in the open house.


Holiday Craft Fair

Saturday, December 3rd, 10am-2pm

at Bowdoinham Community School

There will be lots happening so come join the fun with over 30 Crafters, a Bake Sale and Café ,  pictures with Santa from 11:30am to 12:30pm and much, much more!


Horse Wagon Rides

Saturday, December  3rd, 10am-3pm

Rides will be available between the following locations: Bowdoinham Community School, Town Hall, and Merrymeeting Arts Center. Tips are appreciated.


Pottery Studio  Open House

Saturday, December 3rd, 10am-3pm

at Arts Center’s Pottery Studio, 6 Main St

Come decorate an ornament to take home with you. All ages welcome & donations are appreciated.


Merrymeeting Arts Center  Open House

Saturday, December 3rd, 10am-3pm

at Merrymeeting Arts Center, 9 Main St

Come have a fun interactive experience with our special Skatepark Mural Planning Exhibit and enjoy some refreshments!


Family Movie Night

Saturday, December  3rd, 6:30pm

at Bowdoinham Community School, 23 Cemetery Rd

Join in the laughs as we watch The Santa Clause!  Admission is free, refreshments will be available.  Kids - wear your pjs, bring a blanket & pillow!


Dance Party

Saturday, December  3rd, 7pm

at Watersong Music, 9 Main St

Come dance the night away with Cilantro and the Blues Buzzards!


Santa Comes to Town

Sunday, December 4th, 4pm

at Bowdoinham Fire Station, 57 Post Rd

After a short ride around the village, the Fire Department will be bringing Santa to the Fire Station at 4pm to light the Christmas Tree.  Join the Scouts in singing our favorite carols, come inside to meet Santa, and enjoy some refreshments.




For more information, please contact Nicole Briand at nbriand@bowdoinham.com or 666-5531.