What Shoppers will Find at the Blueberry Festival
We have more than 250 booth spaces. If you're interested in renting a booth for Saturday or a space for Friday's flea market, go to our Downloadable Documents page for an application. For more information call:
Message may be left with the church office staff at (207) 255-6665; fax: (207) 255-6069; or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you're a shopper, keep reading!
You'll find everything from beautiful pottery to sea-glass jewelry to unique food among our 250 booths. Crafters and other vendors are on-site Saturday.
Buy raffle tickets to win a prize, and take home a piece of Down East Maine art from area artisans, some of whose families have been practicing their crafts for generations.
Get your Christmas shopping done early!
Stop by the flea market next to the church on Friday and look for unexpected treasures. Applications for vendor space are available on the Documents Page. The market opens at 8 a.m.
We offer a BIG THANK-YOU to our sponsors. These individuals and businesses have supported our Machias Wild Blueberry Festival through contributons of time, energy, and donations.
for their time and baking skills
Auger Hill Farm
for making the yummy blueberry syrup
Bangor Savings Bank
for their support
for parking space and advertising support
for the beautiful landscaping and centerpieces
Machias Savings Bank
for the use of their Community Room
Maine Wild Blueberry Commission
for their support, T-shirts, and prizes
Maine Wild Blueberry Company/Cherryfield Foods
for all the delicious blueberries
Roosevelt Campobello International Park
for shuttle support, vans, and drivers
School AOS 96
for sharing their parking and kitchen
for supplying the shuttle service
University of Maine at Machias
for lending us lots of stuff
Whitney's Tool Shed
for all their help
If you're interested in becoming one of our corporate sponsors, just call Centre Street Congregational Church, UCC, at (207) 255-6665.
Several nonprofit organizations will be on hand at the Blueberry Festival. Look for groups such as The Ark Animal Shelter, the Downeast Coastal Conservancy, and the Maine Blackfly Breeders Association (no, we're not kidding).
You'll be able to find out more information about these groups, and many of them have great merchandise for sale!