• Machias Wild Blueberry Festival Information for Visitors

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    There is so much to see and do at the Machias Wild Blueberry Festival. Here are some festival logistics and resources to make your stay with us an outstanding one!


    The Machias Valley region offers expansive lodging options for this three-day festival. Click here to check out the hotels, B and Bs, and camping options.


    Whether you are looking for lobster, a traditional fair scone or something out of the ordinary, the Machias Wild Blueberry Festival offers a variety of food options to excite your taste buds. Click here for more details about Festival Meals.

    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 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    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 available to help you get where you want to go!

    A Breast Feeding Friendly Event

    lgo-brstfdFeed your little one in peace inside Centre Street Congregational Church, in the Sanctuary in the comfy rocking chairs.

    Diaper Changing Stations

    lgo-diapDiaper changing stations are available at Centre Street Congregational Church.

    A Recycle Friendly Event

    lgo-rcyclCentre Street Congregational Church makes every effort to use biodegradable dinnerware, utensils, and pie boxes. We also recycle cans and bottles.