Boothbay Harbor is not without its winter festivities! Join the region as they celebrate the season in grand old-fashioned holiday style with the Harbor Lights Festival. The Festival offers a variety of activities for young and old and will surely put you in the holiday spirit! Meet Mr. and Mrs. Clause who arrive via boat, take a horse-drawn wagon ride around the harbor, sing Christmas Carols, watch the lighted boat parade, and gather up lots of cheerful holiday merriment.
*9am-4 pm Craft Show at the Boothbay Harbor Fire Station *10am-5 pm Festival of Trees at the Boothbay Opera House *1 pm Santa and Mrs.Clause Arrive by Boat at the Town Landing, Whale park *1:15-3:30 pm Santa Visits and Photos at the Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library *1:30-4 pm Horse Drawn Wagon Rides *2-3:30 pm Story Time at Sherman's Bookstore *4 pm Caroling and Lighting of the Christmas Tree on the Boothbay Memorial Library Lawn *4 - 6 pm Art in the Square at the Boothbay Region Art Foundation *4 - 8 pm Gardens Aglow at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens with a Shuttle Station leaving from the Boothbay Harbor Fire Station *4:30 Live Nativity at Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church *4:30-6 pm Lighted Boat Parade Viewing Party at Mine Oyster on Pier 1 - Tickets On Sale at the Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce and at the door the night of - $35 per ticket gets you food, 2 drink tickets and a warm spot to watch the parade *5 pm Lighted Boat Parade in the Inner Harbor *6 pm Award Ceremony at Mine Oyster on Pier 1 - Open to the Public