People of all ages who appreciate a creepy Halloween activity can look forward to special haunted tours at the Pownalborough Court House in Dresden from 4:30-8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 28-29.
Local farms in the Bristol area are partnering with the King Ro Market in Round Pond to offer local food, fiber, pumpkins, and demonstrations during the group’s first annual Pemaquid Fall Festival, set for Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Come celebrate the harvest at Pumpkin Vine Family Farm in Somerville Sunday, Oct. 16 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The next South Bristol Historical Society meeting will be held Wednesday, Oct. 12, at 7 p.m. at the Parish Hall of the Union Church on Rutherford Island. The program, titled “Coming From Away: Visitors and Vacations in Maine and South Bristol,” will be a conversation between Jayne Gordon and Dave Andrews comparing and contrasting the history of Maine and South Bristol tourism.
The Damariscotta Historical Society will offer “Talks With Calvin,” featuring Damariscotta historian Calvin Dodge, starting Monday, Oct. 10, at the society’s home at 3 Chapman St., Damariscotta.
The Wells-Hussey American Legion Post 42 Auxiliary will once again host their annual Pumpkin Breakfast, on Sunday, Oct. 9, beginning at 8 a.m. The menu includes plain, pumpkin and blueberry pancakes, sausages, pumpkin and blueberry muffins, a variety of donuts (including pumpkin), cider, apples, pumpkin bread, juice, and coffee.
The new date for the Patriotic club of Bremen’s Country Fair is Saturday, Oct. 8, from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Bremen Town House, Route 32, next to the Bremen fire station.
Come to the Carpenter’s Boat Shop, 440 Old County Road, Pemaquid Saturday, Oct. 8 for the organization’s annual cider pressing day.
From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, music will fill the air at Oktoberfest Waldoboro held at Cider Hill Farm, at 785 Main St. in Waldoboro, on Oct. 1 (rain date Sunday, Oct. 2).
The final workshop of Midcoast Conservancy’s Naturalist Series will be held on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to noon at Hidden Valley Nature Center in Jefferson.
The town of Wiscasset, in collaboration with Water Street Kitchen and Bar, is hosting a free end-of-summer town dance on Friday, Sept. 23, 7:30-10 p.m., at the recreation pier. Boothbay’s popular Holy Mackerels band will be in charge of helping citizens and guests rock and roll the night away.
Mushroom expert Greg Marley will offer a “Foraging for Wild Mushrooms” workshop at the Hidden Valley Nature Center in Jefferson, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 8 and 9.
The Edgecomb Fire Department will hold its annual fish fry from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the fire station.
Blanchard’s Creamery, on Route 27 in Edgecomb, will host a fundraiser for the Schmid Preserve from noon to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17. A percentage of ice cream sales will be donated to the newly established endowment fund.