ROCKLAND, Maine — The 67th annual Maine Lobster Festival gets underway on Wednesday, July 30, with the coronation of the Maine Sea Goddess. Thursday night, July 31, will warm things up further with an evening of Maine-made artists including the Veayo Twins, Amy Allen Band, David Mallett and his band, and the great Mallett Brothers Band, all included with festival admission.
Friday night will welcome country stars Daryle Singletary and Confederate Railroad. Tickets for seats to this show in a reserved section in front of the stage are just $20 and include gate admission to the fFestival.
Saturday night promises to be a blues-rock blowout with three hours of non-stop jam power from Johnny Winter and his band, plus sets from Edgar Winter, Vanilla Fudge, Pete Rivera of Rare Earth, and Kim Simmonds of Savoy Brown. Tickets for this show are just $30 and include festival admission.
Tickets are available through the web site, www.mainelobsterfestival.com, by phone at 1-800-LOB-CLAW, or at either the Camden or Rockland office of the Penobscot Bay Chamber of Commerce. All other music is included in festival admission. The full schedule is available at the web site.
The 67th annual Maine Lobster Festival kicks off on Wednesday, July 30, with the arrival of King Neptune and the raising of the American flag.