Summer is here and that means outdoor activities to include festivals. Maine is full of them and that's why we want to highlight some of the best ones here.

Whether you're in the County, along the coast, down east, or somewhere in between, you're sure to find a really good festival, somewhere, in the state of Maine.

Here are some really good festivals that you might enjoy this summer.


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    Ian Forsyth, Getty Images

    Maple Meadow Farms Festival

    It's official! The Maple Meadow Farms Festival has been recognized as a Maine Agricultural Fair. Embrace the wonderful culture that is alive and well right here in Aroostook County. The event takes place June 24 - 25, 20017. Find out more information about the festival here.

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    Alexander Koemer, Getty Images

    Annual Windjammer Days

    Windjammer Days is a great kick off in the Boothbay region of Maine. A great time to connect with friends, neighbors, and family. Enjoy street parades, tug-o-war, shopping, and some wonderful ships. This year's event will happen June 25 - July 1, 2017. Visit their website for more information here.

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    Maine Potato Blossom Festival

    Located in Ft. Fairfield, Maine, the Maine Potato Blossom Festival is going to be a hit. They're celebrating their 70th Anniversary July 8 - 16, 2017! With one of the largest parades in New England, you'll see the queens, kids adventure park, yard sales, bike rodeo, car show, and too much to mention. Of course, potatoes will be there too. For more information, visit their website here.

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    Kylee Wierks,

    Maine Woopie Pie Festival

    Not only is Maine known for their tasty lobstah, but their Whoopie Pies are out of the world! Join folks for music, food, fun, and whoopie pies! The event takes place on Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Dover Foxcroft, Maine. Find out about the action on their website, here.

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    Jack Taylor, Getty Images

    Annual Damariscotta Pirate Rendezvous

    Arrrrrgh! Pirates will invade Maine on June 24, 2017. The Annual Damariscotta Pirate Rendezvous had to cancel last year, but they are back and ready for action this year! Check out the ships, games, history, food, shopping, and the seafaring pirates! Find out more details here.

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