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10/18/18 at 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Magic on Maine - BDA's Benefit Auction

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Join us for BDA’s benefit auction!

You are invited to Brunswick Downtown Association’s Magic on Maine, a Live & Silent Auction, taking place on ThursdayOctober 18th from 5 to 7:30 pm at The DanielSilent Auction: 5:00 to 6:30. Live Auction: 6:45 to 7:30.

Magic on Maine will offer a wide variety of enticing items and exciting outings and experiences or bid at a Silent and Live Auction.

Appetizers, Silent Auction, Live Auction, Desserts. Cash Bar

Auctioneer: John D. Bottero of Thomaston Place Auction Galleries

Auction proceeds support BDA programs and community events:  Music on the Mall, the Community BBQ, the Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival, Tree Lighting Ceremony with Santa, The Rolling Slumber Bed Races and the Holiday Lighting fund to light up the trees on the Town Mall and Maine Street! The BDA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.


2 tickets to Patriots VS Jets with  transportation + tailgate party.

Rough & Tumble Tote + 1/2 Day Sail with Harpswell Sailing Co.

2 tickets on the Downeaster + 2 tickets Bruins VS New York Islanders in Executive Suite over Center Ice. Value $750








1 night stay at Bailey Island Motel. GC to Cook’s Lobster & Ale, 2 hour sail on Schooner ALERT.

Dinner for 2 at The Brunswick Inn Tuesday Plat Du Jour Dinners.

Authentic Chinese Appetizers for 8, delivered to your home. Prepared by Mike Feldman.

1 night at Boothbay Harbor Oceanside Golf Resort + two rounds of golf at the country club. Value: $500

4 rounds of golf (18 hole course) at the Brunswick Golf Course with carts. Value $240

Poland Springs Golf Package – 4 rounds of golf with cart (18 holes course), lunch, tour of Museum. Value: $400

MSMT 2019 Season Tickets for two to four Main Stage Shows: GC’s to four restaurants. Value $650


Sebasco Harbor Resort – Oceanside Golf Getaway: Overnight Stay; 2 Days Unlimited Golf. Value: $425


























Generously sponsored by:


11/10/18 at 6:00 am - 5:00 pm

Early Bird Sale

Brunswick Downtown Early Bird Sale starting at 6 am, Saturday, November 10th. Exciting sales discounts and specials offered by many Brunswick Downtown businesses. Wear your pajamas and SAVE!

Don’t forget to take a break from shopping to watch the Rolling Slumber Bed Races on Park Row at 11:00!
































Event Sponsors:
Mid Coast–Parkview Health Logo  Norway Savings Bank logo

11/10/18 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Rolling Slumber Bed Races

The 8th Annual Rolling Slumber Bed Races will take place on November 10th at 11 AM on Park Row, Downtown Brunswick. In the spirit of Community, families, businesses and local organizations can create a bed to race in this amazing, fun-filled event. The Rolling Slumber Bed Race will delight spectators with fast, funny and uniquely created beds — all on wheels!

Prizes will be awarded for speed, creativity and team spirit. The event is free for spectators. Since the race can be fast-paced, only adults (over age 18) will be able to participate.

If you are interested in participating, we are looking for some bed racing enthusiasts to put on a show, win prizes and bragging rights in the process!  Get your team together now and start planning to create your entry, whether for fun, speed or creativity!  For additional information, please contact the BDA staff at 729-4439 or

Click here for more details.  Click here for the Registration Form. Fees: First year team: $35, returning teams: $25 per team. Early registration discount of $10 if received at the BDA office by October 31.



11/24/18 at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Annual Tree Lighting with Santa + Small Business Saturday

Ring in the season with neighbors and friends at the Brunswick Downtown Association’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! 

  • 2 – 5:00: Enjoy free Horse and Carriage rides, hot cocoa and coffee and cookies.
  • 3:00: Santa and Frosty the Snowman will arrive at 3 PM on a firetruck Santa will then take a seat in the Gazebo to visit with children and hear their Christmas wishes.
  • 4 – 5:00: The Brunswick High School Chorus will sing carols.
  • 5:00: Santa lights the tree
Brunswick Town Mall, Maine Street, Brunswick.

Small Business Saturday, November 24 – celebrate and support our small businesses and all they do for their community! Visit or many unique local shops and restaurants today – Shop Small to make a BIG IMPACT!

Find a list of retail shops in our Business Directory here.

Music on the Mall summer concerts graphic 06/26/19 - 08/28/19 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Music on the Mall

Music on the Mall, Downtown Brunswick’s Summer Concert Series, presents FREE concerts Wednesday evenings at 6 PM throughout the summer on the Brunswick Town Mall (Green- see map). Grab a blanket or chair, bring your family and friends, order a picnic dinner or dine at a local Brunswick restaurant, then relax and enjoy great music. FREE Admission.

2019 Music Schedule TBD

All concerts start at 6 PM unless except for Children’s Night (5 PM).
In the case of inclement weather, rain date performances will be held on Thursdays when available.


08/17/19 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Brunswick Outdoor Art Festival

Visit our Festival Page for information for the 2018 Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival here.

The Brunswick Downtown Association (BDA) is pleased to announce the award winners from the 12th Annual Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival that was held Saturday, August 18th in downtown Brunswick.

Visit our Festival Page for information for the 2018 Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival here.

The Brunswick Downtown Association (BDA) is pleased to announce the award winners from the 12th Annual Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival that was held Saturday, August 18th in downtown Brunswick.

Judging the exhibiting artists this year was Mark Little, Artist/Painter & Curator for The Frank Brockman Gallery, Lynne Thomas-Harrison, Jeweler, and Tim McCreight, metalsmith, designer, and teacher.

Best in Show: Stephen Previte

Congratulations to the 2018 award winning artists:

** Best in Show: Stephen Previte – Previte Fine Art

1st Place Painting: Ryan Kohler – Ryan Koher Paintings
2nd Place Painting: Irene E. Rothe
1st Place Mixed Media: Ann Rinehardt Fine Artist
2nd Place Mixed Media: Erik Minzer – 
Minzner Fine Art
1st Place Photography: Josh Axelrod –  Josh Axelrod Photography
2nd Place Photography: Benjamin Williamson – Benjamin Williamson Photography
1st Place Craft: Lacey Goodrich – Lacey Pots
2nd Place Craft: Jeffrey Lipton – Jeffrey Lipton Pottery
1st Place Graphic/Drawing: Kathleen Buchanan, Grey Seal Press
2nd Place Graphic/Drawing: Greg Stones – 
Greg Stones Art & Illustration
1st Place Jewelry: Janet Moller – Dancing Stone Studio
2nd Place Jewelry: Lee Centeno – 
Leep Jewelry/Lee Centeno Designs

2018 Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival Sponsors:



Ray Labbe & Sons





Media Sponsor:

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