Bucksport Bay Festival
Friday, July 20 * Saturday, July 21 * Sunday, July 22
Plan to stay and play all weekend! 
Celebrate Small Town Americana at this year’s 21st Annual Bucksport Bay Festival! 
With 3 days of events and attractions… the Bucksport Bay Festival is a Maine experience you can’t miss! 

Enjoy two stages of local live music with featured performances by Dakota, Chris Ross & the North, Oshima Brothers, The Alison Aimes Band, and The Willy Kelly Trio. 

Bucksport Bay Festival Pageant, Perform your ALS off, and a Street Dance on Main with Right Out Straight. 

Events include the Small Town Americana Parade, Whole Oceans Salmon Run 5k, Crosby’s Antique Car Show, and the Friars’ Invitational Brewfest sponsored by Seaboard Federal Credit Union which features 7 local brewers and Live music on the Friars’ Stage.

Food vendors & craftsmen line the waterfront, local shops, restaurants, and art galleries are open.  

Fireworks Display over the Penobscot River after Dakota around 9:15… 

Bring your friends and family to Downtown Bucksport for the Bucksport Bay Festival- it’s a Maine experience you can't miss! 

For a full schedule of events go to bucksportbayfestival.com or Like us on Facebook
Whole Oceans 5K Salmon Run
Sponsored by Whole Oceans
Academy Awards at the Bay Pageant
**Registration is FULL**
Cheer on the contestants
Friday at 4:30pm!
Live Entertainment
Sponsored by Darling's
Parade Route
Franklin Street - Mill Street- Main Street
Car Show
Sponsored by Crosby's Drive In & NAPA Auto Parts
Friars' Invitiational Brewfest
Sponsored by Seaboard Federal Credit Union
Festival Map and Shuttle Bus Schedule
*Please note new sponsors added*
seaboard logo
Allen's Coffee Brandy , Banner City Signs & Graphics, Blossoms by the Bay , Bookstacks, Bucksport Bay Tanning, Bucksport Fire & Police, Bucksport Motor Inn, Bucksport YMCA, Crosby's Drive In, Dead River, Ellsworth - Bucksport Dental Associates, Financial Services, Front Street Boatyard, Greenway Equipment, Hammond Lumber, Hannaford, Harbor View Grille, Huckleberry's Card & Gift, Jerry’s Hardware, John R. Crooker Agency, Leadbetter's Super Stop, Mitchell-Tweedie Funeral Home, Spring Fountain Motel, Stubborn Cow Glass, LLC, Subway, The Alamo Theatre, The Bridge Church, Town of Bucksport, Tradewinds Variety Plus, Two Rivers Realty, LLC, Wahl's Dairy Port
Shelby Wright
Bay Festival Coordinator
P.O. Box 1676
Bucksport, ME 04416
207.592.6432 shelby.d.wright@gmail.com
Leslie Wombacher
BBACC Executive Director
P.O. Box 1676
Bucksport, ME 04416
207.469.6818 office@bucksportbaychamber.com
Other Events Happening Downtown...
Clay and Sip: Throwing on the Wheel at the Lighthouse Arts Center
Saturday, July 21
6PM to 9PM
Come enjoy the day, eat some wonderful food and finish with trying your hand at throwing on the wheel while you sip some wine. Afterwards you can enjoy the fireworks from our patio. Great for date night or trying something with friends.
Wine Tasting at BookStacks
Saturday, July 21 
4PM to 6PM
Yes, this will happen during the 21st Annual Bay Festival, and it ought to be just super! Our friend Jack Scully, of Easterly Wine, will be here again to present the flights and answer questions. Denise #1 can't be here, but she will throw together some delicious munchies to pair with the wines. Ought to be grand.