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04/28/17 at 4:30 pm

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Wendy Herrick Floral Designs

Please join us on Friday, April 28 at 4:30 pm for an official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Grand Re-Opening celebration

celebrate the Wendy Herrick Floral Designs will host a Brunswick Downtown Association Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the Grand Re-Opening of their business at their new location at 54 Main Street in Topsham.

Refreshments will be served.

Wendy Herrick Floral Designs offer beautiful and one-of-a-kind floral arrangements created by Maine Master Floral Designer, Wendy Herrick. They are also an elite dealer for Jim’s Formal Wear Tuxedo Rentals.

to celebrate the Grand Opening of FIORE Artisan Olive Oils And Vinegars at 90 Maine Street, Brunswick. 
An official ribbon cutting will take place, followed by an Open House until 7 PM featuring appetizers and refreshments, door prizes as well as olive oil and balsamic tastings!

 

06/09/17 at 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

2nd Friday Brunswick!

The BDA is reviving 2nd Fridays as an inclusive series of events which will encompass ArtWalk, while also showcasing local shops, restaurants, and artistic talent from a variety of mediums. 

More details will be posted in early May.

06/24/17 at 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Community BBQ

Kick off Summer at a Community BBQ! Join us on the Town Mall on Maine Street in downtown Brunswick between 11:30 AM and 2 PM on Saturday, June 24th. Rain date: Sunday, June 25Community BBQ 1 web

Adults: $5 per person. Kids: 5 and under $3 all cooked by Celebrity grillers!
Meal includes choice of hamburger or 2 hot dogs, chips, cookie, watermelon & beverage.

Bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating. Everyone welcome!

Fun games for the whole family and live music by a variety of local musicians.

 

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06/28/17 - 08/30/17 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 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 TownMOM text test new color 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.

Summer 2017 concert schedule:

DATEBAND/PERFORMER
June 28Cilantro - Classics from the past 50 years with blended harmonies and delicate instrumentation
July 5Liz Lannon Band - Influenced by the Chicago blues, but rockabilly, jazz, and sixties soul influences are infused in the repertoire
July 12JimmyJo & the Jumbol’Ayuhs - Cajun & Zydeco
July 19Colwell Brothers Band - A unique brand of high energy electric Blues and R & B.
July 26Mes Amis - A Gypsy Jazz trio. A mix of traditional Gypsy, Latin and American jazz standards.
August 2Delta Knights - Specializing in the best of R&B, blues, classic rock and swing.
August 9Honest Millie - Music from the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s. Lot’s of swing, some blues, and a bit of jazz and bossa.
August 16Children's Night with Anne Sparling - Children's sing-a-long, bring instruments to shake and play! Concert starts at 5 PM
August 23The Taffetas - Journey back in time for a fun, nostalgic romp through the songs of ‘50s. The Fontane Sisters and the Chordettes with hits like “Johnny Angel,” “Mr. Sandman,” “You Belong to Me,” “Sh-Boom,” “Where the Boys Are,” and many more.
August 30Three's Country - Country music

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.

Thanks to our generous sponsors:

07/14/17 at 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

2nd Friday Brunswick!

The BDA is reviving 2nd Fridays as an inclusive series of events which will encompass ArtWalk, while also showcasing local shops, restaurants, and artistic talent from a variety of mediums. 

More details will be posted in early May.

08/11/17 at 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

2nd Friday Brunswick!

The BDA is reviving 2nd Fridays as an inclusive series of events which will encompass ArtWalk, while also showcasing local shops, restaurants, and artistic talent from a variety of mediums. 

More details will be posted in early May.

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

Brunswick Outdoor Art Festival

Visit our Festival Page for information and applications for the 2017 Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival

Applications are now available for the 2017 Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival!

BOAF LogoArtists & Artisans: Visit our “Just for Artists” page to apply by clicking here

2016 Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival:
Thank you to all the amazing Artists & Artisans who exhibited at the Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival on Saturday! Thank you to the thousands of people who attended the event and purchased art to make it such a successful day.  Thank you to the musicians and performers for providing outstanding entertainment.

And – THANK YOU to our sponsors for supporting the event! See everyone in 2017!

Congratulations to the award winning artists:

** Best in Show – Peggy Clark Lumpkins **
1st Place Painting – Stephen Previte
2nd Place Painting – Christine Prosser
1st Place Mixed Media – Catherine Worthington
2nd Place Mixed Media – Lonnie Laffeley Ellis
1st Place Photography – Herman Meisner
2nd Place Photography – Debbie Stubbs
1st Place Craft – Myra Dileo and A. Mure
2nd Place Craft – Carl Winter
1st Place Graphic/Drawing – Kathleen Buchanan
2nd Place Graphic/Drawing – Linda Mahoney
1st Place “Other” – Susan Barnes
2nd Place “Other” – Susan Seldon

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2016 Brunswick Outdoor Arts Festival press release.

 

 

09/08/17 at 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

2nd Friday Brunswick!

The BDA is reviving 2nd Fridays as an inclusive series of events which will encompass ArtWalk, while also showcasing local shops, restaurants, and artistic talent from a variety of mediums. 

More details will be posted in early May.

11/11/17 at 6:00 am - 5:00 pm

Early Bird Sale

Brunswick Downtown Early Bird Sale starting at 6 am, Saturday, November 11th. 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:
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11/11/17 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Rolling Slumber Bed Races

The 7th Annual Rolling Slumber Bed Races will take place on November 11th at 11 AM on Park Row, Downtown Brunswick. You won’t have to wonder if you’re dreaming….there really WILL be beds racing on Park Row!  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!Rolling Slumber Bed Races graphic - Brunswick, Maine

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 admin@brunswickdowntown.org

Check out these Bed Race Videos:

Event sponsors: 

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11/25/17 at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Annual Tree Lighting with Santa

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

  • 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: The tree will be lit!

Small Business Saturday – Check back for the list of specials at our local shops & restaurants!

Brunswick Town Mall, Maine Street, Brunswick.
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