December and the Holiday Season is always a fun time in our community. Our guests always find fun things to do during December and we want to share some upcoming activities in our area.
Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Sat, December 9, 9am – 2pm
Orland Community Center, 21 School House Rd, Orland, ME 04472, USA
It's about that time of the year again !! Santa Claus is coming to Town
The Parade Starts at 9am Saturday, Dec. 9th
Starting at the Orland Fire Department & H.O.M.E., down the road to the Community Center.
After the tree lighting and Christmas carols, there will be crafts and snacks for the kids. Christmas Craft Fair from 9am to 2pm
Parade of Lights
Sat, December 9, 5pm – 6pm
Town of Bucksport, Maine 50 Main Street, Bucksport, Maine 04416 (map)
The Town of Bucksport is bringing back the Lights Parade on Saturday, December 9 at 5pm. (Route starts at the old mill down Main Street to the Town Office). This is a great new event - started last year, continuing and growing this year, the event will be a great success. Enjoy holiday themed and lighted floats participate in a parade along Main Street. There are prizes for three best floats.
Santa Claus will be in the parade and head on down to the Lighthouse Arts Center after. Also happening at the Lighthouse Arts Center throughout the day: Toys for Tots, collecting letters to Santa, making decorations with kids.
After the parade Bucksport Heart and Soul will be open and invites the community to come view draft community value statements.
Night on the Town
Thu, December 14, 5pm – 7pm
Main Street, Main St, Bucksport, ME 04416, USA
Main Street Bucksport has booked seven musical acts to play in shops or restaurants on Thursday, December 14 from 5-7pm. The past few years, this event has been very successful and drawn people downtown when they might have otherwise stayed home.
PLUS get your photo taken in the Holiday Photo Booth at Heart and Soul! Make a donation (the amount is up to you!) and get a fun, festive photo of your friends or family. All proceeds benefit Main Street Bucksport and Heart and Soul.