44 High Street: Joseph Williamson House (1844-1845) #greekrevival #shipboardsiding #2storyportico #colonialioniccolumns The portico was extended and #columns moved forward in 1920 to form a #portcochere, and #wings were added to the north and south sides. Attorney Joseph Williamson built the house. ... See MoreSee Less
Belfast Memorial Day Ceremonies and Parade, Monday, May 29, 2017:
8 a.m. Memorial Service in front of American Legion on High Street.
8:30 a.m. Memorial Service in front of Veterans of Foreign Wars 34 Field Street.
9 a.m. Three services in Grove Cemetery, one at each Memorial in the cemetery, with the last one at approximately between 9:20 and 9:30 a.m. at the entrance where the namesakes are memorialized.
10:00 a.m. the Memorial Day Parade will "step off" at Reny's parking lot.
The parade will travel down Main Street Hill to the waterfront (formally the Weathervane parking lot) where the final ceremony will be conducted.
For more information please contact the American Legion Post #43 at 338-1202.
Don't forget! Thursday is THE DAY for extended shopping hours downtown. Come and check out our great independent retailers until 6:30 or 7, then enjoy dinner, drinks, and a movie after at one of Belfast's great night spots. Join the group Thursday Evenings in Belfast for updates from participating businesses. #ThursdaysInBelfast #DependablyIndependent #SeeYouLATEr #BelfastMaine #Downtown #OurTownBelfast #ShopLocal ... See MoreSee Less
We want you to know that our loved, historic building that we are housed in, is finally getting some restoration love. Although it may look like a mess for the next week or so, the walkways are spacious and clear - although you may have to walk under some scaffolding. If you are originally from a large city, it will give you a sense of nostalgia!
Rain can't stop The Belfast Fourth Friday Art Walk! Check out fourteen downtown galleries, and enjoy the beautiful rainy weather in your most fun rain gear! We'll be taking photos of colorful and creative rain wear and umbrellas, and you can view them all after the art walk on our blog.
United Farmers Market of Maine is a first-class farmers and artisans market overlooking the bay of Belfast, Maine. The Market operates indoors, every Saturday, year-round. Our select vendors offer a diversified mix of high quality, fresh local produce, seafood, meat & poultry, cheese, baked foods, p...
Two Our Town Belfast committees are meeting this week and it's a great time of year to get involved as a volunteer! Design Committee meets Wednesday night at 6pm in the Our Town Belfast office at 107 Main Street upstairs. They're preparing for our Buoys of Belfast - Painting Party during the Art Walk! this Friday. Thursday night, our Events Committee meets at 5:15pm at The Treasured Leaf Tea Company. Their big upcoming project is the Annual Belfast Street Party on August 7th but they'll also be going over the workplan for the rest of the year which includes movie nights, dance parties, holiday events, and more. Anyone is welcome to attend either of these meetings and if you'd like to give us a heads up or find out more, feel free to email email@example.com or message our Facebook page. #volunteers #strongcommunities #belfastfun #publicart #creativity #downtown #events #streetparty #mainstreet #vibrant (Street Party photo by Lynn Karlin) ... See MoreSee Less
Summertime means Fourth Friday Art Walks for downtown Belfast. With live music and dance performances on Main Street, farm-to-gallery food tastings, and whole host of open galleries, we can't wait! ... See MoreSee Less
Belfast Creative Coalition invites the Midcoast and beyond to the first of the 2017 Belfast Fourth Friday Art Walks. The opening art walk of the 2017 season will take place Friday, May 26, downtown on and around Main Street and High Street from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
47 High Street: Frank B. Mathews House, 1893 #queenanne #clapboard and #shingle siding #octagonalturret #roofbalustrade #classicveranda #decorativewoodwork Frank was the son of Sanford Mathews, one of three brothers who in 1854started Mathews Brothers window and door manufacturing business. He ran the business after his father's death in 1896. #historicpreservationmonth ... See MoreSee Less
We've been posting photos of historic Belfast homes for #historicpreservationmonth Now we'd like to invite you to enjoy the full "Belfast History and Architecture Walking Tour: Church Street and Primrose Hill" on our website!
This walking tour includes some of Belfast's best examples of several architectural styles. All of the buildings are within the Belfast Historic District, recognized by the National Register of Historic Places.
♦ Federal style with square clock tower, open octagonal belfry surmounted by octagonal cupola with wrought iron weathervane, Palladian window. ♦ The congregation was formed on December 7, 1796 and the building dedicated in November 1818. The church interior is an open plan with a three-sided galler...
Launchpad is proud to present the third annual All Roads Music Festival, set for Saturday, May 20 in beautiful Belfast, Maine. All Roads is a celebration of local and indie music talent that brings some of Maine’s finest emerging musicians under one banner in a city known for its passionate support…
This year's Dinner on the Bridge event will be June 15th (rain date June 16th) and will again be beautifully catered by our friends at Trillium. This annual fundraiser for Our Town Belfast has sold out in under five minutes the last two years. This year, we are having a ticket lottery! You can register your intent to purchase up to two tickets between now and May 16th. On May 17th we will draw 35 names randomly who will then be able to purchase their tickets. If they can't then purchase, for whatever reason, the opportunity will be passed on to the next person in the "ticket lottery." Register today for your chance to purchase these very limited tickets. And thank you for supporting Our Town Belfast by participating in this memorable, iconic, and delicious event!
Click the link to learn more about the event and preview the Trillium Caterers menu!
#fundraiser #dinneronthebridge #belfastmaine