2022 Schedule

August 19, 20, 21, 2022

(Times Subject to Change)

$ = cost involved
“CSCC” = Centre Street Congregational Church
The schedule is subject to change

2022 Machias Wild Blueberry Festival Schedule

Sunday, August 14
TIME EVENT LOCATION
10:00 am 10:00 am After the 10:00 am worship service, a large blueberry will be dropped from the church steeple, heralding the start of the 45th Annual Machias Wild  Blueberry Festival. This will happen at about 11:15.  CSCC steps
Friday, August 19
TIME EVENT LOCATION
9 am- 5 pm Craft Booths and food vendors Church Commons
11:00 am Blueberry Farm Tour
Directions at CSCC Info Booth
5-7 pm Wild Blueberry Run Race Packet Pickup Machias Valley Christian School Parking Lot
5:45 pm Children’s Parade Forms Machias Valley Baptist Church, Broadway Street
6 pm Children’s Parade ends at CSCC
Saturday, August 20
TIME EVENT LOCATION
6-7 am Wild Blueberry Run Day of Event Registrations Court Street
8 am 5-mile race begins at 8 am, 1-mile event begins at 8:10 am. (Awards at 10:15am in the Machias Valley Christian School Parking Lot) Washington County Court House
9 am-5pm Shuttle service from Hannaford parking lot on Dublin Street. Park for free, take free shuttle service to the downtown festival area.  Hannaford Parking Lot
9 am-10 am Pie Eating Contest Lottery Registration CSCC Steps
9 am-5 pm Information Booth  CSCC
9 am-5 pm Fresh Maine Wild Blueberries for Sale (while supplies last) CSCC Steps
9 am-5 pm Brian Giles, Master of Ceremonies CSCC steps and outdoor stage
9 am-5 pm Craft Booths
9 am-5 pm Food Court Church Commons
9 am-5 pm Free Shuttle Service Park at Hannaford’s and get shuttled to the festival
9 am-3 pm Porter Memorial Library Book Sale Court Street
9 -3 pm Burnham Tavern Tours Colonial Way $
9 am Church Crafts CSCC yellow and white tent
9 am Quilt Ticket Sales CSCC yellow and white tent
10 am-4 pm Live Music Church Commons Outdoor Stage
10:00 am- 2:00 Unites States Postal Service Stamp Cancellation Next to CSCC steps
10:15 am Names drawn and announced for the blueberry pie eating contest CSCC steps
11 am Blueberry Pie Eating Contest CSCC steps
11 am-
5 pm
CSCC Dessert Buffet and Food Court CSCC yellow and white tent
12:30 pm Free shuttle to Blueberry Farm Tour Hannaford, Dublin St
1 pm Blueberry Farm Tour at Welch Farms 186 Roque Bluffs Rd,
Roque Bluffs
4:30 pm Naval Battle Reenactment – Battle of the Rim Machias River Launch
6 pm Bad Little Falls Wild Blueberry Ball  Bad Little Falls Park
Sunday, August 21
TIME EVENT LOCATION
9 am-3 pm Craft Booths
9 am-3 pm Food Court Church Commons
9 am-3 pm Fresh Maine Wild Blueberries for Sale (while supplies last) CSCC Steps
9:55 am The Ringing of the Paul Revere Bell for Call to Worship CSCC
10 am Community Worship Service – wear your BBF T-shirt CSCC
11 am-3 pm CSCC Dessert Buffet and Food Court CSCC yellow and white tent
11 am-3 pm Live  Music Church Commons
2 pm Drawing for the winner of this year’s Blueberry Quilt CSCC steps

The Schedule of events is subject to change!
See you next year on August 18, 19, and 20, 2023.