12th Annual Belfast Harbor Fest

Community Happenings
Aug 18, 2019
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Steamboat Landing and Heritage park, sponsored by Belfast Rotary Club Aug. 16-18. Three-day event begins with An Enchanted Evening by the Bay, with dinner provided by several area restaurants, a charity auction, and entertainment. Saturday events include the National Boatbuilding Championship and Northeast Regional Boatbuilding Challenge, with two-person teams building wooden skiffs and vying for cash prizes and bragging rights for fastest- built, best-built, and rowing race winners. Also, a pancake breakfast, 5K road race, Come Boating! rowing regatta, classic boat show, shipyard tours, harbor boat trips, music, food, family activities, and a barbecue dinner. Concludes Sunday with a just-for-fun Cardboard Boat Race with prizes for fastest boat, popular favorite and best sinking entries, and a Habitat for Humanity benefit lobster bake. FMI: belfastharborfest.com.