STROLL THE HISTORIC VILLAGE, ENJOY ART and MUSIC, EXPLORE UNIQUE SHOPS, AND TAKE IN THE GLORIOUS VIEWS OF THE SHEEPSCOT RIVER!

EXPERIENCE WISCASSET!

Last Thursdays in 2018: June 28, July 26, August 30, September 27; 5-8pm  

Enjoy a delightful summer evening as you park your car and stroll the charming Village of Wiscasset. View the incomparable art and meet the artists, sip some wine, and enjoy the sounds of our strolling minstrels. Be sure to visit the Village collection of one-of-a-kind shops - from high antiques to folk craft and mid-century furnishings; personal luxuries and gifts for loved ones back home.

Location

Wiscasset is conveniently located on Rte. 1 in mid-coast Maine and is an easy drive north from Portland, Brunswick, and Bath. It's just south of Boothbay Harbor, Rockland, and Camden. Put Wiscasset Art Walk on your summer calendar!

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Music, of course

 Married with Chitlins, June 28, 2018, in Wiscasset Bay Gallery. 

Married with Chitlins, June 28, 2018, in Wiscasset Bay Gallery. 

Art and music TOGETHER are sublime. In July, visitors will enjoy listening to the foot-tapping sounds of Married with Chitlins at the fresh-air bistro on Middle St.; harpist Suki Flanagan and classical guitarist Jonathan Waldo play in the galleries.

Nickels-Sortwell Craft Show

JULY 26 ONLY: on the lawn and in the barn behind the historic house at the corner of Main and Federal Sts., 11am to 7pm.

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Wine Tasting

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The Wiscasset Art Walk season ALWAYS begins with a wine tasting at TREATS - a great way to prepare for an evening of art and community.  

Art in Galleries

 Photo courtesy of Sylvan Gallery. 

Photo courtesy of Sylvan Gallery. 

Art in the Galleries There is always abundant and beautiful art, like the painting above, As Dusk Approaches by Paul Batch, and people who look, love, and sing!

NEW Farmer's Market

  Growing sustainably, one seed at a time!   Mindful Gardens introduces a Farmer's Market at the July 2018 WAW!  

Growing sustainably, one seed at a time!  Mindful Gardens introduces a Farmer's Market at the July 2018 WAW!  

Mindful Gardens is a small-scale operation on Abagadassest Farm in Bowdoinham, Maine, specializing in plants which are 100% chem-free and grown using sustainable and biointensive methods. For the WAW, offering vegetables, herbs, fresh bouquets, hand-made baskets, and everlasting wreaths.

 

 

Food Trucks Return to  Wiscasset Village during WAW, Thurs., July 26, 2018.

To make the Wiscasset Art Walk evening complete, enjoy fresh oysters from O'Oysters and Mexican specialties from Taco the Town, both on Middle St., during the July WAW!

POP-UP Gallery

New this season:  POP-UP Gallery, 64 Main St., showcasing local artists. 

June: Wiscasset Middle-High School students display their art and crafts including jewelry and keychains made from polyhedral (many-sided) dice inspired by Dungeons & Dragons.   

July: Maine Art Gallery presents Memories, Dreams, Reflections: ASCRIZZI, highlights from the exhibition. 

 Wiscasset Middle High School students display and sell their handiwork at the new POP-UP Gallery, 64 Main St. Photo courtesy of WMHS teacher Stephan Puff.

Wiscasset Middle High School students display and sell their handiwork at the new POP-UP Gallery, 64 Main St. Photo courtesy of WMHS teacher Stephan Puff.

Special Features

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The very popular photo booth, sponsored by the First Congo. Church, returns to Main St. on 7-26-18. Wear your favorite boa!

MORE to see and do: Sea Salt Mehndi, traditional Indian body painting with henna (above), in front of Treats. On the sidewalks, look for Lincoln County Historical Assoc., the Garden Club of Wiscasset, and more! 

 Take home a bouquet of freshly cut blooms from members' gardens!

Take home a bouquet of freshly cut blooms from members' gardens!

Banner photo: Sylvan Gallery