Visit Lubec Maine
photo: Deborah Duley

Events & Exhibits for Lubec, Maine and Surrounding Areas

Cutler, Lubec, Trescott, and Whiting, Maine and Campobello Island, N.B.

Special Events

Lubec Festival of Lights

December 4th, 5th and 6th - Time: .

An Old Fashioned Christmas, caroling, decorating and lighting the tree, Christmas movies, house decorating contest, stories, games, a visit from Santa and the parade of lights!

Christmas Sale

December 5 - Time: 8 AM - 12 Noon

Fresh decorated wreaths, a white elephant table, hot apple cider, homemade donuts, hot soup and sandwiches, home-baked pies and treats, and Christmas decorations...

Sensitive, the Untold Story

December 6 - Time: 1 PM

Learn about the trait of high sensitivity; watch the new documentary movie.

LCOC Senior, Disabled and Veterans' Holiday Meal and Celebration

December 12 - Time: 12 Noon

Lubec Community Outreach Center Holiday celebration for seniors, disabled and veterans in Lubec, Trescott and Whiting.

The Crows at Crow Town Gallery

Dec 12 - Time: 7 PM

Duane Ingalls, Gordon Philips, Gary "brother" Bushee and Clif'tone' Moser play a mix of folk rock and pop with an emphasis on Celtic.


Dec 19 - Time: 3 PM

The Lubec Campobello Community Theatre presents an afternoon of seasonal stories, music and humor!

Introduction to Astronomy

Starts Jan 1 - Time: 1 - 3 PM

Learn astronomy and the night sky in this 12 week class.

Pottery Intensive with Tim Christensen

Feb 16 - 21 - Time: 2 PM

The workshop will cover basic techniques, wedging and centering, then move on to collaring and forming, enclosed forms and alternative trimming techniques, throwing big, and throwing off the hump and whip-wiring.

12th Annual Down East Spring Birding Festival

May 27 - 30, 2016 - Time: 6 AM. - 9 PM most days

Mark your calendars for the 13th Annual Down East Birding Festival, Memorial Day Weekend, May 27-30, 2016. Visit pristine coastal Maine, home to Puffins and American Woodcock. Guided walks, presentations, boat trips. Explore boreal, pelagic, migratory species.

2016 Bay of Fundy International Marathon Weekend

Jun 26 - Time: 7 AM

Mark your calendar for the 4th running of the Bay of Fundy International Marathon. It's a weekend full of fun!

Ongoing Events - Seasonal

Fundy Chapter of Maine Audubon-Sponsored Program, Tuesdays, March to November

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month the Fundy Chapter of the Maine Audubon sponsors an interesting program at CCLC. 7 PM


Relax, Enjoy, Paint! FUN! Come, even if you have never painted! Bring friends, wine & snacks! 6:30 - 8:30 PM

SummerKeys Concerts, Wednesdays, June - August

Free summer concerts by SummerKeys faculty. 7:30 PM

Masons' Music and Barbecue, Thursdays, June - August

Come enjoy the food and music at the Masons' Music and Barbecue buffet every Thursday from June through August. 5:30 PM

Writers Group, Every Other Thursday

A working group for poets and prose writers starting on October 30th. 1 - 3:30 PM

Lubec Grange Indoor Flea Market, 2nd & 4th weekends

FUN for all - buy or sell. Baked items and cold beverages on hand. Plants for sale. Books too. Always never know what you will find! 10 AM - 2 PM

West Lubec Methodist Public Baked Bean Suppers, Saturdays, May - Oct

3rd Saturday of Month May through October, except 2nd Saturday in August.

Masons' Community Breakfast, Sundays, April - October

See your friends and enjoy a wonderful Community Breakfast at the Masonic Lodge every 4th Sunday. 7 - 10 AM

Paint Campobello Plein Air Painting Workshops

Michael Chesley Johnson is now taking reservations for next summer and fall's oil and pastel en plein air workshops in Campobello and Lubec.

Roosevelt Campobello International Park, May to October

Take a tour of Roosevelt's Cottage, the beautiful flower gardens and natural areas. Hear the history of Franklin D. Roosevelt's summer home on Campobello Island, in New Brunswick, Canada's Bay of Fundy.

Tea with Eleanor Memorial Day Sat to Columbus Day

Two seatings daily - Two seatings daily; 11 AM ADT (10 AM EDT) and 3 PM ADT (2 PM EDT) - first come, first served. Obtain tickets at the Roosevelt International Park Visitor Centre.

Cobscook Bay Music

Bringing musicians from Arkansas, Texas, North Carolina, Nova Scotia and elsewhere, Cobscook Bay Music also features local musicians and works with restaurants and inns to promote the area as a musical as well as artistic, historic, and natural attraction.

Ongoing Events - Year 'round

The Fitness Port Class Schedule

From Aerobics to Gentle Exercise!

Storytime for Tots and Toddlers, Mondays

A half-hour read-aloud for young children at the Lubec Memorial Library at 11 AM

Guitar and Drum Lessons with Kelly Bryand

Kelly Bryand specializes in rock, blues, and jazz, but is proficient in various styles, and has an individualized teaching style based on students particular tastes and aspirations as a musician. 3 - 5 PM

ZUMBA with Samantha Williams, Mondays

Dance fitness class 5 - 6 PM

Monday Night Music Circle, Mondays

Every 2nd, 4th and 5th Monday of each month local musicians gather to jam! Come to play or come to listen. 7 PM

Community Cafe, Tuesdays

Tasty luncheons that provide a social get-together for seniors and guests. 10 AM - Noon

Death Cafe, 1st Tuesday

A platform from which to develop a shared experience and a unity of purpose allowing participants to swap ideas, theories and personal stories of life and death, both deeply heartfelt and at times humorous, never forgetting that vast field of everything in between. 5:30 PM

Piano Lessons with John Newell, Tuesdays

Piano and Music Lessons with John Newell are currently being offered on Tuesdays at Cobscook Community Learning Center. 3:15 - 5:30 PM

Common Threads Weekly Handwork Group, Wednesdays

The group consists of people who enjoy knitting, crocheting, hooking, embroidery and other forms of handwork. 11 AM - 2 PM.

Senior Social Bingo, 3rd Thursday

Every third Thursday at the Quoddy View Sunrise Apartments Community Hall. 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Sacred Harp or Shape-Note Singing, 1st Saturday

Sacred Harp, or shape-note singing, is a form of a cappella hymn singing that became popular in America during the early nineteenth century. 2 - 4:30 PM

Pathfinder Walks, Sundays

Join us for enjoyable explorations of our beautiful area. 1 PM

Classes and Workshops - Cobscook Community Learning Center

The Cobscook Community Learning Center (CCLC) offers a variety of classes, workshops, and community events on an ongoing basis.

Ongoing Exhibits

Photos by Chris Farr

Lubec Memorial Library, 55 Water Street

Chris Farr's photos are available for a donation to benefit the library.


Coastal Remoteness Down East

Bar Harbor Bank and Trust, 68 Washington Street, Lubec

An ongoing collection of images by photographer Marty Saccone.


Water Street Tavern Art

Water Street Tavern & Inn, 12 Water Street

Artwork by local artists. (Photo of Royane Mosely's glass mermaid.)


Maine's Underwater Rockweed Forest

The Rockweed Coalition's "Maine's Underwater Rockweed Forest" can be viewed on its website