Local Events


Local Events

Bicycling, Beer Tasting & Blues.
Folk Art, Four on the Forth, Fall Foliage & the Fryeburg Fair.
Come celebrate what Western Maine has to offer by spending time here during one of our many events.



Mushers Bowl & Winter Carnival
Mushers Bowl Dog Sled Races & Rides
Biathlon, Skijoring & Cross-Country Ski Races
Winter Carnival & “Freezing for a Reason” Polar Plunge



Maine Blues Festival
40 Original Maine Blues Acts on 12 Stages
Education Clinics



Rufus Porter Museum ~ Cultural Heritage Series
Folk Art Classes, Receptions, Historic Home Tours & Networking
Museum Open June – October & by special appointment

Four on the Forth
4 Mile Road Race Run Every July 4th – Right past the Noble House Inn
Certified by the USATF (USA Track & Field)
Named “New England’s Top Race” by New England Runner magazine.
Benefits the Bridgton Public Library



Loon Echo Hike & Bike Trek
Loon Echo Land Trust – Saving Land for Future Generations
6-Mile Hike Trek for Land Conservation
25, 50, 100-Mile Bike Trek for Land Conservation
Known as the toughest “Century Ride” in Maine

Maine Lakes Brew Fest
30 Maine Brewers: Micro brews, wines
Live music & artisans fair



Fryeburg Fair
8-Day Blue Ribbon Classic in the foothills of the White Mountains
Maine’s Largest Agricultural Event
300,000 Visitors Annually

Fall Foliage
Classic New England Fall Foliage
Pristine Lakes reflecting the Color-Swept Mountains
Color All Month



Shawnee Peak Ski Resort
Day & Night Skiing Minutes from our Door
Opening Day Mid December