Belfast Maskers are preparing for their first outdoor show of the summer, William Inge’s “Picnic.”

The Pulitzer Prize-winning American masterpiece will open Thursday, July 1 for two weekends on the new Belfast Maskers Festival Stage in Steamboat Landing Park. For information and reservations, call 338-9668 or visit belfastmaskers.com.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by e-mail to dernest@villagesoup.com.