• New This Year at the Machias Wild Blueberry Festival

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    Celtic Music! The Ancient, a Celtic music ensemble from Nova Scotia, will perform at 1:00pm on Sunday, August 18, in the Centre Street Church sanctuary. 

    The Ancient features Gordon Phillips with vocals, drones, and percussion, and Valerie Goldin on the harp, English concertina, and whistle.   They will be joined by Machias musicians, Duane Ingalls and Clifton Moser, on strings. The Ancient plays both Celtic and folk music, performing and recording primarily in Eastern Maine and Canada. Check out their music at the link above.

     

     

     

    Three days of vendors! We are pleased to announce that there will be vendors for three full days again this year on the Church Commons Lot (the grassy area next to the church).  Friday from 9-5, Saturday from 9-5, and Sunday from 9-3.  Our vendors are excited about this three day opportunity, and there are many new vendors submitting applications.

    Fresh Maine Wild Blueberries
    This year we will offer fresh Maine wild blueberries for sale by the pint. Plan on stocking up your supply of fresh berries at the festival. They freeze beautifully for berries year round

    Hats and Tote Bags
    We will have a limited supply of baseball caps and canvas totes for sale with the Machias Wild Blueberry perennial logo! You can find these at our T-shirt table during the festival.