Calendar of Events
Daily Events

For a detailed, complete listing of all the activities held year- round on the Island please consult the Penobscot Bay Press Community Calendar and the local newspaper, Island Ad-Vantages, published every Thursday.

Information is also available at the Chamber’s Welcome Center on Little Deer Isle. (Open May through October)

Special Events
Jan 14-16
It’s a great opportunity to get out of the house and join your neighbors and friends for a weekend of fun. Everyone is welcome and most activities are FREE!
May 20-22
Wings, Waves & Woods Weekend
Annual Festival for “birding by land, by sea and by art”. Art Workshops; Warbler Walks; Birding For Kids; Guided Puffin Boat Trips; Birding on Swan’s  Island; Eagle Spotting; Live Owl Demo; Shore Bird Walk; Bird’s Eye View Flights; State of the Birds talk with Doug Hitchcox; Landscaping for Wildlife; Art Show & Reception. 2016 Wings, Waves & Woods Schedule

For info call 348-2455

Wings, Waves and Woods Weekend

June 17-19
Lupine Festival
Island-wide activities including trail walks on Island preserves, boat tours, puffin boat trips, airplane rides, artists/artisans exhibits, business booths, kid’s activities, Lupine Cake contest, pickleball tournament, and more! Check back soon for Lupine Festival schedule.

Lupine Festival 2016

July 4
Independence Day Celebrations
Food, music, events and, of course, fireworks.
July 10
Stonington Lobster Boat Races
Sponsor: Maine Lobster Boat Races – Nick Wiberg 348-2375
July 17
Fisherman’s Day
Annual family fun day on the Stonington Fish Pier honoring the local fishing heritage: pet show, wacky row boat races, cod fish relay, local artisans and vendors, trap hauling demo, and the best seafood on the coast!
Sponsor: Island Fishermen’s Wives Association
Liz Steele 207-322-9841; Vickie Hardie 207-975-9745