BBQ on Saturday Night Under the Big Tent
Again for 2016, there will barbecue under the big tent at Steamboat Park.
Starting at 6 p.m. there will be wicked good barbecue with all the fixings.
Awards Presentations will be part of our Festive Saturday Night Dinner.
Music with the Leaky Boot Jug Band
Cardboard Boat Challenge
Fire up your creativity put a team together and build a cardboard boat! Challenge your colleagues, your competitors, your neighbors and have some fun building and racing a cardboard boat. Win the trophy for most creative, best team spirit, and most spectacular sinking!
Sunday, August 21 at Steamboat Park
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Boats arrive, register and sign a liability waiver.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Public display and voting for People's Choice Award.
10:15 a.m. -10:30 a.m. Boaters & crew meet with officials to go over rules and race procedures.
10:30 a.m. Boats parade to starting point. (Bring a crew to help with this.)
11:00 a.m. Races begin by category.
Awards Ceremony follows the final heat of the races.
Sponsored by Front Street Shipyard
Listen to local and regional groups and individuals!
Come to the Friday night (August 19) Launch Party Celebration under the big tent!
Tap your toes and clap your hands to the musicians who will perform in the Steamboat Landing Gazebo all day on Saturday, August 20.
Steelin' Thunder is a mid-coast Maine steel drum group playing everything
from "In the Mood" by Glenn Miller to "Moonlight Sonata" by Beethoven.
The goal is to always keep it real with rhythms that stay true to the steel drum's Caribbean roots.
Vendors serve up a variety of local food and drink!
Start on Friday night at the Launch Party celebration, then nosh your way through the events on Saturday and finish with the Lobster served for Sunday lunch by Habitat for Humanity.
Enjoy fun activities for the kids!
UMAINE Aquaculture Touch Tank. Bounce House.
Face Painting, Stick Puppets, Bubble Machine
The Belfast Harbor Fest is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Belfast, Maine. Funds raised support Rotary Charitable Projects including scholarships for local high school students, donations to local food pantries, the 100 Fund that provides clothing and toys for 100 needy children each Christmas, Rotary Youth Exchange, Rotary Group Study Exchange, Rotary Peace Fellowship, and the Polio Plus campaign to eliminate polio throughout the world. We thank you for your participation.