Governor Mills kicks off maine's bicentennial celebration with a visit to the county
Vote on Maine statehood was far from assured two centuries ago
Every attempt over the previous 30 years to separate from Massachusetts had failed until July 26, 1819 – 200 years ago this week. Read more.
Celebrating Historic Maine Landmarks during Bicentennial
The Maine Historic Preservation Commission is looking for the places where in 1819 Mainers voted to leave Massachusetts. See the Full Video.
lewiston-auburn to host bicentennial parade in 2020
The Bicentennial Commission has announced that Lewiston-Auburn will be hosting the official State of Maine Bicentennial Parade in spring 2020. Read more.
q&a with Jason libby about the maine bicentennial
Maine Bicentennial Commission member Jason Libby speaks with Antiques and the Arts Weekly about Maine history and the bicentennial. Read Jason's Q&A here!
What to know about maine's upcoming bicentennial
Preparations for Maine’s bicentennial year are already well underway for the committee formed to plan official state events. Read more.
As Maine approaches its big 2-0-0, let the planning begin
Maine Bicentennial celebration plans announced
Maine launches campaign to celebrate 200th birthday
Planning underway for Maine's bicentennial celebration
It's still about a year and a half away, but planning is underway for Maine’s bicentennial celebration. Read more.
Maine Ready To Start Planning For Bicentennial Celebration
PORTLAND, Maine — The commission charged with commemorating Maine’s upcoming bicentennial is ready to begin planning the celebration. Read more.
The Maine Bicentennial Commission announces the first round of Community Grant awards.
The Maine Bicentennial Commission announces plans for Kickoff Day. Read more.
Media Advisory: Maine Bicentennial Commission to launch website, outreach campaign. Read more.
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