DOVER-FOXCROFT — Maine Whoopie Pie Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at 20 East Main St. It will feature whoopie pie eating contests, a music stage, street fair and hundreds of whoopie pies to sample for 25 cents each. Proceeds benefit the nonprofit Center Theatre. Sponsored by Bangor Savings Bank, Down East Magazine and Garelick Farms. For information, visit mainewhoopiepiefestival.com.
PORTLAND — A Theater Tasting, 8-10 p.m. Friday, July 8, at Lucid Stage, 29 Baxter Blvd. A twist on the traditional wine tasting and a fundraiser for Lucid Stage. Performers will include Carolyn Gage (excerpt from her play “The Parmachene Belle”), stand-up comedy from Mike Sylvester, Michael Lane Trautman, Dark Follies (burlesque), musician Jake Brooks, belly-dancing troupe Naya’s Trance and The Green Room musical, produced by New Edge. Between the acts the audience will be invited into the lobby for a wine and appetizer pairing that is chosen to go with each performance. Tickets $25. For information, call 899-3993 or visit www.lucidstage.com.
STILLWATER — Strawberry Festival featuring shortcakes, sundaes and pies, 2:30-6 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Stillwater Federated Church. Pies and jam for sale. Adults $3.50; children $1.