Parking & Shuttles for the Blueberry Festival
There is limited parking in downtown Machias. A free park-and-ride shuttle service is available on Saturday from Hannaford Supermarket on Route 1. Transportation Hours: Saturday 9 - 5.
A handicapped parking area is next to Machias Savings Bank on Route 1 (Main Street). An attendant at the parking area will call a shuttle buggy to take you to various festival locations. The Blueberry Festival Map shows the locations of all venues, parking, and shuttles.
Bathrooms and Other Services
There are plenty of bathroom facilities in the festival area. Have trouble walking? The Blueberry Buggy, pictured above, is sponsored by Bangor Savings Bank and is available to help you get where you want to go!
A Breast Feeding Friendly Event
Feed your little one in peace inside Centre Street Congregational Church or at the We Care Baby Center booth near the church. We Care Baby Center is now located on Route 1 (Main Street) near Tom's Mini Mart & Restaurant. See the festival map or ask at the information booth if you need directions.
Diaper Changing Stations
Available at Centre Street Congregational Church
A Recycle Friendly Event
Centre Street Congregational Church makes every effort to use biodegradable dinnerware, utensils, and pie boxes. We also recycle cans and bottles.