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The Bicentennial is a great occasion to create an event in your area that marks an important date in local history or celebrates a key element in the area’s success—economic or cultural.
Submit an Event
Submissions must be open and accessible to the public, relevant to the bicentennial commemoration, and include a title, brief description, and image. Events listed on this calendar are not necessarily endorsed by the Maine Bicentennial Commission. Get more information on becoming an endorsed event.
November 15, 2018
The Official State of Maine Bicentennial Commission meets regularly to plan events and get out the word about the exciting two years ahead. Meetings are open to the public and your participation is welcome!
May 31, 2019
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Maine History Festival
This free, juried event is for students at all grade levels and cultural organizations to present their own research or planning for the bicentennial.
July 16, 2020 to July 19, 2020
Co-hosted by Maine’s first state capital of Portland. There will be various events for our communities to participate in. Check back for further details!