Midcoast Maine Activities, Weekends in Wiscasset

Weekends in Wiscasset – July 18th to 21st

Farmer’s Market – Wiscasset
When: Thursday, July 18, 3pm – 6pm
Where: Wiscasset Recreational Pier – Downtown
Description: Enjoy the goodness growing, baking, and being created across our community! Vendors indlude: Big Barn Coffee, Buckwheat Blossom Farm, Creamed Baking Co., Hawkes Farm, Island Mushroom Co., Micromainea, Pinetree Poultry, SeaLyon Farm

Music on the Commons
When: Thursday, July 18, 6pm – 7pm
Where: Just below courthouse in downtown Wiscasset
Description: Concerts start at 6:00 p.m. Bring a blanket or chair, a boxed lunch, sit back and enjoy the music in the air! Concert Schedule

Bath Art Walk
When: Friday, July 194:00 – 7:00pm, Bath
Description: Discover Bath’s lively arts community during the art walk. Come downtown and stroll through the streets to see Bath’s talented artists and grab a great meal at one of our many fabulous restaurants. All locations are in walking distance.

Truck and Tractor Show
When: Saturday and Sunday July 20, 10am – 3pm
Where: Owls Head Transportation Museum
Description: From grounbreakers to big rigs, this 2-day celebration is all about massive machines on a mission. Featured Marque: International Harvester

Rails, Tails & Ales
When: Saturday, July 20, 12pm – 4pm
Where: Boothbay Railway Village, 586 Wiscasset Rd, Boothbay
Description: | $35 | Passport to All Participating Brewers Enjoy great craft beer from Maine breweries, an outdoor vintage car show, plus a family-friendly setting including steam train rides and a Village Green filled with classic, vintage, antique, hot rods, muscle cars and much more – on the great Midcoast of Maine. Brewers & Others

Old Stone Jail tours
When: Saturdays and Sundays, 12pm – 4pm
Where: 133 Federal Street, Wiscasset
Description: Built in 1811, it is one Maine’s oldest surviving jail buildings, serving as the state’s first penitentiary between 1820 and 1824. It is now a museum operated by the Lincoln County Historical Society.

Music at Waterfront Park
When: Saturday, July 20, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Where: Bath, Maine
Description: Summer Saturday Concernt Series on the Waterfront. Bring a blanket, pack snacks and enjoy these open air concerts featureing the best in local and regional musicians. If raining, the concerts will be held in the Chocolate Church.

Lobster Boat Racing – Friendship or Portland
When: Sun, July 21, 10am – 12pm
WhereFriendship or Portland
Description: Just what it sounds like, lobster boat racing

Haunted History Tour – Damariscotta
When: Sun, July 21, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Where: Damariscotta
Description: Residents and visitors in Maine are invited to explore the little known history & mysteries of Damariscotta during lantern lit walking tours of historic sites and ghostly haunts. Participants will be taken through back streets to hear tales of local hauntings and the history behind them. Buildings that once seemed ordinary will take on eerie new dimensions as “The Lady in the Red Cloak” relives their history and that of the ghostly entities that are said to still reside there.

For a list of all the regular weekend events visit our Weekends in Wiscasset page.


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Weekends in Wiscasset – June 6, 7, 8, 9

All activities listed here are either in Wiscasset itself or are in Midcoast Maine within and hour’s drive of Wiscasset Woods Lodge. For more details on each event go to our Events Calendar.

Thursday, June 6

10am Midcoast Craft Sidewalk Sale – Downtown Wiscasset
10am Members Art Show – Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset
3pm Farmer’s Market – Wiscasset Recreational Pier – Opening Day
6pm Lecture: Harriet Beecher Stowe and the Hanover: The Romance and Reality of a Maine Shipwreck – Maine Maritime Museum
7:30pm Haunted History Tour – Bath/Damariscotta/Hallowell (7pm)

Friday, June 7

10am Members Art Show – Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset
10am Midcoast Craft Sidewalk Sale – Downtown Wiscasset
11am Tours of Nickels-Sortwell House and Castle Tucker – Wiscasset

Saturday, June 8

6am Montsweag Flea Market – Woolwich
7:45am PIYO on the Pier – Wiscasset Commercial Pier (near the Yacht Club)
10am Midcoast Craft Sidewalk Sale – Downtown Wiscasset
10am Members Art Show – Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset
10am Monkey C Monkey Do is Open – Wiscasset
10:30am WWF steam trains operating – Alna
11am Tours of Nickels-Sortwell House and Castle Tucker – Wiscasset
3:30pm Lighthouse Lovers Cruise – Maine Maritime Museum, Bath
4pm Historic Tidbit Tasting Tour – Hallowell

Sunday, June 9

6am Montsweag Flea Market – Woolwich
11am Tours of Nickels-Sortwell House and Castle Tucker – Wiscasset

These are just some of the many great activities available every weekend throughout Midcoast Maine. Keep checking our events calendar for more activities. And reserve your room at Wiscasset Woods Lodge today to make sure you don’t miss out on anything!

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We are a Bicycle Friendly Hotel

We allow bicycles to be stored in hotel rooms.

We love bicyclists and we know some of the challenges bicyclists face. As a child and a Peace Corps Volunteer, Saundra’s main form of transportation was bicycles. We try our best to meet guests’ needs including allowing bikes to be stored in hotel rooms and providing a bicycle repair stand and tool kit courtesy of Pedro’s.

Bicycle repair stand and tool station courtesy of Pedro's.
Bide Repair Stand and Tool Station Courtesy of Pedro’s

We keep our dining room open until 9 or 10 pm (depending on the season) and have a microwave, hot water dispenser, plates, silverware, glasses, coffee, tea and muffins available for guest use. In the morning we fuel you up with our famous hot breakfast starting at 7 am.

At Wiscasset Woods Lodge, we're famous for our hot breakfast buffet.
A typical hot bar offering, we change our menu daily

If you, your bicycle club, or touring company are interested in staying at our hotel reach out to us and let us know how we can help you make the most of your stay!

Happy guests ready to explore Midcoast Maine after staying at our hotel, Wiscasset Woods Lodge
Guests getting ready to enjoy Midcoast Maine after staying that night at Wiscasset Woods Lodge

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