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.
- : Farmers Markets - May 27 thru Oct 14 - Bethel - Bethel Farmers Market - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
The Bethel Farmer's Market offers fresh, locally grown vegetables, herbs, fruit and berries; an array of meats including beef, poultry, pork, lamb and veal; fresh eggs, jams, jellies and fruit spreads, breads and assorted baked goods; Maine maple syrup, maple products and honey; hardy Maine perennials and cut flower bouquets; and Maine lobsters (can be cooked on site), scallops, clams and haddock (pre-order of haddock suggested). CSA shares available through some farmers. For more info see the Facebook page. The market is held every Saturday from May through October from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- : Festivals - Mar 31 thru Apr 01 - Newry - Spring Festival - Sunday River - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Spring Festival is our way of celebrating the warmer weather while the spring skiing is absolutely phenomenal. With beautiful spring weather, plenty of snow, and staple events like the Margarita Mix-Off, Slip 'n' Flip, and live bands, this is not a weekend to miss. All events for this weekend will take place slopeside at White Cap and in White Cap Lodge. We are putting on our party pants for a margarita-fueled brainstorming session, and will update with a full schedule of events and activities during Spring Festival soon, so see the Title link above for event updates.
- : Festivals - Jul 01 - Bethel - Annual Bethel Art Fair - Town Common - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Annual Bethel Art Fair features many fine artists and fine crafters with live entertainment and fine fare on the Bethel Common. See Title link above for more info. Always the first Saturday in July.
- : Festivals - Jul 06 thru Jul 09 - Hiram - Ossipee Valley Fair - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Since 1977 every July the small town of Hiram Maine comes alive in preparation for The Ossipee Valley Fair. The Ossipee Valley Fair is by no means the largest agricultural fair in the state but it is undoubtably the friendliest. Come join us for four days of amusement rides, live stock shows, 4X4 drag races and of course plenty of fried food. All amusement rides are included free with admission. We also have three days of pulling completions with oxen, draft horses and new this year miniature horse pulls. For a full list of events see the Title link above. Bring your family and come and enjoy the friendliest of fairs you will not regret it. A true country fair with livestock, events and exhibits. Novelty events like egg toss, watermelon seed spitting, tractor pulls and more. For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Bill Jones at (207) 793-9986 (before the fair) or (207) 625-9367 (during the fair).
- : Festivals - Jul 14 thru Jul 16 - Waterford - Waterford World's Fair - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Small community agricultural fair that has been running for over 150 years. Fair has a series of small farm and backyard workshops, a craft fair, many children's activities and contests for all ages. For more info and a schedule of events send an email to email@example.com.
- : Festivals - Sep 13 thru Sep 16 - Oxford - Oxford County Fair - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
The Oxford County Fair has livestock shows, animal pulling events, midway, musical entertainment, crafts, exhibits more.
- : Festivals - Oct 01 thru Oct 08 - Fryeburg - Fryeburg Fair - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
It was a chilly day in March of 1851 when a few local farmers and merchants got together and decided to show off their produce, cattle and wares to the community. Since those humble beginnings, Fryeburg Fair has grown to become Maine's largest agricultural fair complete with six days of harness racing, a farm museum second to none, the world's largest steer and oxen show and a reputation known throughout North America. For info phone June Hammond at (207) 935-3268 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- : Music - Apr 07 - Brownfield - Dale Watson and Ray Benson - Stone Mountain Arts Center - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Dale Watson and Ray Benson in concert at Stone Mountain Arts Center. Lobby 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., show 8 p.m.
- : Music - Apr 08 - Brownfield - Tom Rush - Stone Mountain Arts Center - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Tom Rush in concert at Stone Mountain Arts Center. Lobby 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., show 8 p.m.
- : Music - Apr 15 - Brownfield - Jesse Dee - Stone Mountain Arts Center - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Jesse Dee in concert at Stone Mountain Arts Center. Lobby 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., show 8 p.m.
- : Music - Apr 21 - Brownfield - Fryeburg Academy Jazz Ensembles - Stone Mountain Arts Center - Upcoming Oxford County Maine Events
Fryeburg Academy Jazz Ensembles in concert at Stone Mountain Arts Center. Lobby 5 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., show 8 p.m.