Jun 10 Saturday
OLD TOWN, MAINE, MAY 9, 2023 – DeWitt Field is hosting its’ annual Wings and Wheels Car Show Fly-in Saturday June 10th. Antique cars, warbird airplanes, and even helicopters are expected to take over the DeWitt Airfield Old Town Municipal Airport runways. All proceeds from the event go toward 501-c3 charity SUDS (“Servicemembers Undertaking Disabled Sports”), Toys For Tots in addition to the Maine Veteran's Project, supporting veterans throughout the state. Festivities begin at 8am with warbirds, vintage, and float airplanes, followed by a car show. Prizes up to $500 are awarded at 3PM for several categories including People’s Choice and Best of Show. Food and Beverage vendors will be on site along with booths selling aviation memorabilia, raffles, a corn hole tournament and more. "Last year we saw over 200 cars compete in our auto show, and a lot of amazing aircraft. The highlight of the event is the fact everyone came together for a good cause, to benefit our local veterans and children in need. Net proceeds are utilized for heating fuel, veteran home improvement, recreation, and to help children less fortunate through reputable charitable programs" Lance Farrar DeWitt Airfield Manager, said.Music will begin around 3pm with local favorites and Live music with New Orleans Blues and Top 10 Billboard-charting guitarist Eric Johanson will be kicking off the evening fundraising concert at 6pm. Headliner and Grammy nominated blues artist Johnny Sansone will be the highlight of the evening. Concert tickets are available online through Eventbrite or at the gate for $20. Guests may bring their own lawn chairs; however no outside food or beverage will be allowed. VFW Beer sales will be available to those 21 years of age and older with a valid identification.
Old Town City Manager Bill Mayo supports the event “because our town and our community know the sacrifice made every day by our military soldiers, some of whom have paid an untold price. Old Town and DeWitt Field are pleased to bring together food, fun and festivities all for a good cause”.
This year’s sponsors include Wells Fargo Financial, Carmichael Transport, Coastal Auto Parts, Darlings Auto Group, Aviest Engineering, Waterfront Concerts, Vaughn D. Thibodeau General Contractor, Cyr Bus Line, Bouchard and Sons Towing, Ogden Mechanical HVAC to name a few.
Jun 11 Sunday
Kicking off with our annual Fall Festival we will be opening our greenhouses to crafters, vendors and farmers.
Your one stop shopping for all your needs gifts and hard to find items.
Support local small business along and get some great Maine Made Items!!!
Spaces are still available!!!
Jun 15 Thursday
There is no better way to kick off the start of summer than sinking your teeth into some juicy strawberries, whipped cream and fluffy biscuit!!
The Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce will be offering Strawberry Shortcakes for $5.00 each! Rain or Shine!
You can’t get away from the Office???
If your business is located in Ashland, Caribou, Easton, Fort Fairfield, Mapleton, Mars Hill or Washburn with an order of 10 or more tasty shortcakes,
we will deliver them to you between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm on Thursday, June 15, 2023.
Click here to place your order online.
Click here for the printable form.Please return it to:The Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce,3 Houlton Road,Presque Isle, ME 04769 by June 1, 2023.
For more details call us at 207-764-6561 or email email@example.com
Jun 16 Friday
The Great Island Garden Club invites you to join New Castle’s 400th anniversary celebration with a self-guided walking tour of some of the most beautiful gardens in the town’s Historic District. This is a unique opportunity to stroll our charming streets and take in the variety of landscapes that flourish on this scenic island.
The event will take place rain or shine. Tickets may be purchased in advance at portsmouthnhtickets.com or on day of tour.
Jun 17 Saturday
Featuring more than 75 species of native wildflowers, shrubs, and tree seedlings. Workshops, info tables, expert advice, books, andmore!
Can’t make it June 17? Order online for pick-up in Falmouth and Holden, starting the week of June 26.
Native Plants Festival & SaleSaturday, June 17, 9 am to 3 pmGilsland Farm Audubon Center, Falmouth
For more information on our “Bringing Nature Home” Native Plants Program, visit our website.
Jun 18 Sunday