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Greater Gardiner River Festival
June 22, 2019Free
The Greater Gardiner River Festival will be on Saturday, June 22nd, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. This day-long festival is part of the Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce’s annual summer celebration of the Kennebec River, locally styled as the “Whatever Family Festival.” Activities will take place along Water Street and at Waterfront Park. The Greater Gardiner River Festival features arts and entertainment, games, giveaways, and local food at the beautiful Waterfront Park. Gardiner Main Street presents live music and entertainment, a craft fair, and activities for all ages. As part of this event, the 18th annual Gardiner Arts and Crafts Festival will take place downtown on Water Street.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DAY
ALL DAY – Food and Novelty Vendors
10 am-4 pm 18th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival in Downtown Gardiner
10 am-7:30 pm FREE Bike Raffle, see the Gardiner Main Street info tent for entry information
11 am-4 pm: FREE Boat Rides with Friends of the Cobbosseee Watershed
11 am: Dedication of ‘Dilly Dally’, a sculpture by Sasson Soffer
11:30 am-3:30 pm: Standup Paddleboard Demonstrations at the kayak launch
2:00 pm-7:00 pm: Music on the Waterfront Stage by Double Entendre, Pat Pepin Project, and Runaway Home
7:30 pm: Kennebec Savings Bank Talent Show
9 pm: Gardiner Federal Credit Union Fireworks!