Freeport Moonlight Madness Shopping Celebration

Posted Nov. 21, 2013, at 10 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 9 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.

Location: Around town, Freeport, Maine

For more information: (207) 865-1212; freeportusa.com/latest-news/moonlight-madness-a-very-special-black-friday-in-freeport-maine/

FREEPORT, Maine — Come to Freeport for an extraordinary Black Friday experience! Arrive in care-free comfort aboard the Amtrak Downeaster. Tickets for the Moonlight Madness train are only $5. Trains arrive in downtown Freeport at 10:35 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 28 (Thanksgiving) & 2:05 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 29 (Black Friday), and depart at 4:40 a.m. (Or take a trip out later and pay the regular weekend fare.) At midnight, we kick off the madness with a fun run down Main Street, participants chase after Santa on his red Harley. Registration is just $10 and proceeds benefit the Freeport Community Services Fuel Assistance Fund. New this year, the Fun Run is organized by the Freeport High School Interact Club, a community service organization dedicated to public service. Awards to the top three male and female one mile finishers. Discount coupon/goodie bags for all registered finishers. Then, shopping fun begins when many of our outlets and boutiques open their doors at midnight for great deals throughout the evening to make your holiday shopping easier. For more info, go to weblink above.