Washington County Historical Societies

Washington County is home to multiple Historical Societies that have many great events, we plan to build out a section dedicated to them but for now keep an eye on the calendar.

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Shop Calais

Looking to have your dollar go further, take advantage of the great pricing in your local Calais businesses

Calais would love to welcome our friends across the border to come down and save hundreds by shopping in Calais.

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Visit Calais Maine

Calais is the ideal destination for those who want to escape the crowds and enjoy the beauty of the East Coast in peaceful seclusion.

In town, visitors can stroll along the Waterfront and Walkway and observe the greatest tide change in the continental U.S. ...

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Calais is a Maine Downtown Network Community, a program of the Maine Development Foundation's Downtown Center.

The Calais Downtown Revitalization Coalition is a partnership of business, cultural and civic people who have vested interests in the future of our city's downtown.

Upcoming Events

Sep
25
Thu
10:00 am Food Pantry @ Irene Chadbourne Food Pantry
Food Pantry @ Irene Chadbourne Food Pantry
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Any time that the open flag is flying we are open Hours are Mondays 3-6pm Thursday 10-noon Closed Holidays  
Sep
26
Fri
10:30 am Wiggles and Giggles @ Calais Free Library
Wiggles and Giggles @ Calais Free Library
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am
Toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers are invited.
1:00 pm Quilt Show @ First Congregational Church
Quilt Show @ First Congregational Church
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Light refreshments during exhibit.  Quilt raffle to benefit Ronald McDonald House in Bangor.
6:30 pm Free Movie Fridays @ Calais Free Library
Free Movie Fridays @ Calais Free Library
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm
call the library to find out what is showing
Sep
27
Sat
all-day Art Along the Riverfront
Art Along the Riverfront
Sep 27 all-day
The St. Croix Valley Chamber of Commerce is pleased to present “Art Along the Riverfront” on Saturday, September 27th along the banks of the St. Croix River in Calais. This outdoor art show, will feature 30 artists and a variety of media. As visitors stroll along the walkway, they will be treated to live music throughout the afternoon. In addition to classical music, there will also be celtic and folk compositions as performed by local and international artists. The Nook and Cranny Restaurant will be catering a wine tasting to complement the art and music. For further information, contact the Chamber at 207-454-2308. –
7:00 am Applefest @ St. Annes Episcopal Church
Applefest @ St. Annes Episcopal Church
Sep 27 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm
8:00 am Junk in the Trunk Yard Sale
Junk in the Trunk Yard Sale
Sep 27 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Do you have yard sale items and no yard to sell them from?  Then sell them from the trunk of your vehicle in the downtown parking lots on Main St Calais ( next to the F.A.Peabody Insurance building) the last Saturday of June, July, August and September.
1:00 pm Quilt Show “Around the Block” @ First Congregational Church
Quilt Show “Around the Block” @ First Congregational Church
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
St. Croix International Quilters present “Around the Block” Exhibits  –    Light Refreshments        –      Challenge       –    Quilter’s Corner Demonstrations Vendors           –  ” Gaelic Garden” Raffle Quilt  to benefit the Ronald McDonald House

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