Solstice by the Sea: A Summer season Celebration on Sears Island

Associates of Sears Island’s annual Summer season Solstice by the Sea celebration might be held on Wednesday, June 21 from 5 to eight p.m. on Sears Island! We’re very happy to announce that Sundog Photo voltaic of Searsport might be our unique sponsor. Convey the entire household for a night of merriment to have a good time the beginning of summer season! We’ll have reside conventional music by the fiddlers and different musicians of Sea Strings Orchestra, readings concerning the solstice, a festive procession on the causeway, face portray, sidewalk chalk, large bubbles, a nature-themed StoryWalk on the Homestead Path, a “Relaxation and Learn” space supplied by the Carver Memorial Library, and a youngsters’s exercise with the Penobscot Marine Museum. Gown to have a good time summer season with a flower crown or tropical shirt, or no matter means summer season to you! Buy dinner and gentle drinks from Papa’s Smokehouse meals truck, ice cream from Stone Fox Farm Creamery, or convey your personal picnic. This occasion is free and open to all, however a advised donation of $5 per individual or $10 per household will help Associates of Sears Island’s schooling and conservation packages.

Please convey blankets or garden chairs in your consolation and be ready to hold out what you carry in. No grills or open fires are permitted on Sears Island. Please depart your pets at residence. Porta-potties can be found close to the island gate. Sears Island is situated on the finish of Sears Island Highway, off Route 1, simply east of Searsport village. Parking might be alongside the causeway; please park alongside the guardrail dealing with the island. Within the occasion of poor climate, examine our Fb web page ( to study if the occasion is canceled.