Upcoming Oxford County Events
- : Biking - Jun 16 thru Jun 18 - Newry - Trek Across Maine - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Join the American Lung Association for the annual Trek Across Maine on Father's Day weekend, June 16 through 18, 2017. From the mountains at Sunday River to the sea in Belfast, cycle 180 miles across the state of Maine. This ride is fully supported by volunteers and trained medical staff, including support vehicles along the route and three rest stops daily . There is a new 2 day option for those of you that canÃ¢â‚¬â„¢'t get away for a 3 day vacation. Join us Saturday and Sunday and enjoy the Trek experience. We are always looking for volunteers to help us support the Trek Across Maine. We have many volunteer opportunities available. For more volunteer info please contact Kim at (207) 624-0313 or Kim.Chamard@Lung.org. The route options are as follows: Regular Route starts on Day 1 from Sunday River to University of Maine at Farmington (approximately 67 miles with 3 rest stops located on route); continues on Day 2 at the University of Maine at Farmington to Colby College (approximately 57 miles with 3 rest stops located on route and 1 water stop; concludes on Day 3 starting at Colby College to Belfast (approximately 56 miles with 3 rest stops located on route and last mile staging stop. The Two Day Route starts on Day 1 (June 17) at Colby Loop Route and continues around the Waterville area (approximately 41 miles); continues on Day 2 from Colby College to Belfast (approximately 56 miles). There is also a Colby Loop Route limited to 200 riders with Day 1 from Sunday River to UMF shuttled to Colby College to sleep (approximately 67 miles); continuing Day 2 with the Colby Loop Route around Waterville (approximately 41 miles); and concluding on Day 3 from Colby College to Belfast (approximately 56 miles). Registration is $65 (non-refundable). Three-day fundraising requirement is $550 per person ($400 for ages 7 to 17). Two-day fundraising requirement is $450 per person ($350 for ages 7 to 17). The age limit is 7 years and up. Children between the ages of 7 and 12 must ride a tandem or tag-a-long bike with adult guardian. All children under the age of 18 must have an adult guardian with them at all times on the route. Child and guardian are both required to meet the fundraising minimum. For more info see the Title link above, call (207) 624-0312 or see Bike Trek New England.
- : Craft Shows - Nov 20 - Fryeburg - Fryeburg Academy Teacher and #39;s Association Craft Fair - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
The 42nd Annual Fryeburg Academy Craft Fair is a wonderful gathering of unique handicrafts and art. Food, raffles, and silent auctions are perfect for all ages. Proceeds benefit the Scholarship Fund. Find us in the Wadsworth Arena. $45 per table. Contact Fran Pouzol if you are a crafter. Call (207) 935-2001 for event hours.
- : Craft Shows - Dec 03 - Hiram - Holiday Craft Fair - Sacopee Valley Middle School - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Sacopee Valley Middle School Holiday Craft Fair with over 30 vendors and crafters. Raffles, lunch, baked goodies, music, kids room, face painting and a visit from Santa. Don't miss this opportunity to find one of a kind gifts this holiday season. Proceeds to benefit the SVMS/SVE PTC. Event is from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.