William Wegman and His Weimaraners
Jul
25
5:30 pm17:30

William Wegman and His Weimaraners

Artist William Wegman, accompanied by his famous Weimaraners, will present a slide talk on his work at The Strand Theatre as part of the Center for Maine Contemporary Art's Tuesday Talk series.

Immediately following the talk, a reception for the artist will take place at CMCA, adjacent to The Strand Theatre, at 21 Winter Street. The exhibition, William Wegman: Reel to Real, featuring the artist's early videos and related drawings, is on view at CMCA through October 22, 2017.

Admission: $10/CMCA and Strand Members, $15/Advance, $20/Day of Show. Handling fee applies to online and phone sales

The Strand Theatre, 345 Main St, Rockland ME    207.594.0070 

http://www.rocklandstrand.com/event/william-wegman-and-his-weimaraners


RipTide 5K Run!
Jul
22
8:00 am08:00

RipTide 5K Run!

 

The Ripple Initiative™ presents the 1st Annual RipTide 5k Walk & Run, Saturday July 22, 2017.

Race starts at 8AM SHARP! Rain or shine. Register online below or show up earlyish (like 6:30) on race day & register at the site.  Race route will begin and end at The Ripple Shop on the corner of Temple & Willow in beautiful Rockland, Maine. $23.95 entry fee is due with registration.

http://www.therippleinitiative.org/5k-riptide-run.html

 

The Ripple Initiative is a nonprofit organization in Rockland, Maine that serves the economically disenfranchised by providing a network clearinghouse for the donation of goods, services and financial resources. We aim to have a "ripple effect" benefiting those whose lives have been impacted by poverty or other tragic circumstances.

FMI: 1.207.691.3827, 1.207.380.7441

therippleinitiative.org

North Atlantic Blues Festival
Jul
15
Jul 16

North Atlantic Blues Festival

The North Atlantic Blues Festival is an annual two-day blues music festival featuring national blues performers and considered one of the most prestigious on the East Coast. The festival is held at the Public Landing in Rockland, Maine, overlooking the picturesque Rockland Harbor. Some of the top names in blues music have been featured at this prestigious East Coast festival. In addition to all day live entertainment, the festival has vendors selling a wide array of food, drinks and crafts.  Saturday evening Main Street is closed to traffic for the NABF Club Crawl. Attendees of legal age, wearing their wristband from the festival are allowed free admission to the many bars and restaurants featuring many of the top regional blues performers. There are also bands performing on Main Street for all ages at no charge.

http://www.northatlanticbluesfestival.com/