Old Hallowell Day Schedule Announced


Friday, July 17th
Noon – 6 pm    Member Show: The Harlow Aviary. Harlow Gallery, 160 Water Street
3 – 5 pm             Celebration Hats. Harlow Gallery, 160 Water Street
5 – 7 pm            Lobster Roll Supper – St Matthews Episcopal Church, 20 Union Street
5:30 pm             The 23rd Annual Cribbage Tournament – The Wharf, Water Street
7 pm                   Poetry reading – Harlow Gallery, 160 Water Street
7:30 pm             Haunted History Tour of Hallowell

Saturday, July 18th
All day                Old Fort Western Encampment, Water street just south of Gows Lane
6 – 7 am 5K        Old Hallowell Day Road Race Registration – Hallowell Seafood, opposite the Hallowell Boat Landing
6 am                     Wake Up Hallowell Sunrise Yoga by the River – Granite City Park at the base of Winthrop Street
7 am – 3 pm        Yard Sale – Cox Memorial Church, Central and Middle Streets
7:30 am 5K          Old Hallowell Day Road Race – Starts at Boat Landing. Finishes at Vaughan Field.
7 – 9:30 am          Old Hallowell Day Cafe, Sacred Heart Parish Hall, Summer Street
8 am – 2 pm        Cotton Mill Fair – Cotton Mill Apartments, 2 Academy Street
9 am – 1 pm        Hubbard Free Library Old Hallowell Day Activities, 115 Second Street
9 am – 1 pm        Hallowell Citizens Initiative Committee Booth – Water Street
9 am – 1 pm        HABOT (Hallowell Area Board of Trade) Booth – Water Street
9 am – 3 pm        Row House Booth – Water Street
9 am – 3 pm        Old Hallowell Day Committee Booth – Central & Water Street
9 am – 4 pm        Arts and Crafts Festival – Central and Water Streets and McAllisters Real Estate.
9 am – 9 pm        Old Hallowell Day Food Court – Granite City Park
10 – 10:45 am     The Parade down Water Street
10 am – 1 pm       Pottery Demonstration – Hubbard Free Library, 115 Second Street      10 am – 2 pm       Open House – Kennebec Masonic Lodge, 330 Water Street (old Louden Hill School)
10 am – 6 pm      Member Show: The Harlow Aviary. Harlow Gallery, 160 Water Street.
11 am – Noon      Hallowell Community Band – Cotton Mill Courtyard, Water Street
11 am – 1 pm         Strawberry Shortcake Luncheon —American Legion Hall, 114 Second Street
11 am – 1 pm        Cupcake Baking Contest and Sale – Slates Bakery Parking Lot – Union & Water Streets
11 am – 2 pm        Open House – Old South Congregational Church, 135 Second Street
11 am – 1 pm        Third Annual Super Fun in Motion hosted by The Hearts for Ezra Foundation – Vaughan Field, Vaughan Field Way near Middle & Lincoln Streets
11 am – 2 pm         The Hall-Dale Robotics Team Demonstration – PUC Parking Lot, Second Street
11 am – 3 pm         Dr. Hubbard Museum Tours – Central and Second Streets
11:30am-noon       Performance by Vicki’s School of Dance – Hallowell Boat Landing (weather dependent)
11:30am–1:30pm  Free Cookout – First Baptist Church, corner of Union and Franklin Streets
11:45 am                  Award Ceremony: Parade and Citizen of the Year – City Bandstand
Noon                        FREE Guided Walking Tour of Historic Hallowell – Meet at Row House Booth – Water Street
Noon                        Primo Cubano – City Bandstand, Water Street
12 – 3 pm                Garden Party – The Vaughan Woods & Historic Homestead , 2 Litchfield Road
1 pm                         Hills and Thrills Bike Ride – Bike of Maine Ice Vault, Whitten Road
1 pm                         Presentation of the Timson Community Service Award, Vaughan Field
1 pm – 4 pm             Bocce Tournament – Vaughan Field, Vaughan Field Way near Middle & Lincoln Streets
1:30 pm                    FREE Guided Walking Tours of Historic Hallowell. Meet at Row House Booth — Water Street
1:30 pm                    Inanna, Sisters in Rhythm – City Bandstand, Water Street
3 pm                         Acoustic Chi – City Bandstand, Water Street
4 pm                         Boogie Mob – City Bandstand, Water Street
5:15 pm                    The Shakes – City Bandstand, Water Street
6:30 pm                   Veayo Twins – City Bandstand, Water Street
7:45 pm                    Dani Tribesman – City Bandstand, Water Street
9:00 pm                   Fireworks — Downtown Hallowell

Sunday, July 19th
Noon                        Raffle Prizes Drawing – Boynton’s Market, Water Street
5 – 8 pm                  Harlow Art Auction – Slates Restaurant, 167 Water Street

The Hallowell Community Band plays from a truck during the Old Hallowell Day parade in 2014. Photo by Joe Phelan
The Hallowell Community Band plays from a truck during the Old Hallowell Day parade in 2014. Photo by Joe Phelan