October 11, 2014
During Columbus Day weekend every October, Downtown Bath comes alive with the sights, sounds and smells of autumn during AutumnFest.
The entire family will find a wide range of seasonal, fun things to do while taking in the crisp fall air in the City of Ships.
|Citizen Involvement Day – More than 30 Bath area non-profit organizations all in one place at Waterfront Park.|
|The Great Scarecrow Event - Scarecrow-making on the Customs House lawn.|
Try out Zumba on
the Elks Lawn
|Bath Sunrise Rotary will be selling high-quality flower bulbs from 9-12. Proceeds benefit numerous local and international programs, including the Bath Food Bank, United Way, and The Patten Free Library.|
|CHANS and MidCoast Hospital will be giving free Flu Shots at Citizen Involvement Day.|
|Chocolate Church Arts Center presents:PAT COLWELL & the SOUL SENSATIONS concert the evening Oct 11.Tickets are only $12 advance/$14 door and show starts at 7:30pm.|
|SHOP LOCALLY!! Receive a $10 Gift of Bath gift certificate when you spend $50 or more at a participating business during Autumnfest.||Businesses participating in the Shop Locally! Rewards:Bath Book Shop • Bath Sweet Shoppe • Bohemian Rose • Brick Store Antiques • Byrnes’ Irish Pub • Closet to Closet • Halcyon Yarn • House of Logan • J’Adore • Island Treasure Toys • Jamison’s Trading Post • Just Framing • Lisa-Marie’s Made in Maine • Maine Shades • Mariner’s Compass Quilt • New England Antiques • Now You’re Cooking Ornament • Pamela’s World • Pitter Patter• River Bottom Video • Springer’s Jewelers|
|5K Rotary Road Race presented by MidCoast Hospital|
Halcyon Yarn’s Annual Open House and Maine Craft Weekend – all on October 11! 9am – 4pm. 12 School Street.
Halcyon Yarn’s Annual Open House is a day of celebrating fiber craft with demonstrations of rigid heddle, tapestry and floor loom weaving, spinning, fiber blending, wet and dry felting, rug hooking, lucet braiding and crochet. Robin Hansen will be in store to sign her books and talk with knitters. There will be a samples sale, discounts, and special sales throughout the store. It’s a great time to stock up for cool weather and holiday projects and see the latest ideas and new yarns. Visit all the demonstrations and earn two picks for your ‘check out’ discount.
|Bath Farmer’s Market – 8:30am – 12noon.|
|Brick Store Antiques 143 Front Street
20% off everything in the shop for the 3-day Autumnfest weekend!
|Maine’s First Ship at the Freight Shed|
Bath Book Shop 96 Front Street
All toys 25% off Hardcover books 20% off
Francis Dillon will be at the Bath Book Shop at 10am signing his book, Vacationland Terrorists
|Now You’re Cooking 49 Front StreetLearn how to make Ebelskiver • 10am-1pmEbelskivers are those delectable Danish-style filled pancakes that can be sweet or savory and perfect for fall. Join the folks at Now You’re Cooking as they show you how easy it is to make these fun, spherical treats! Enter the raffle to win your own Ebelskiver pan.|
|InspireME will be offering some fantastic sample services while raising money for the Cosmopolitan Club of Bath.
20 min. massages for $15; 15 min. sauna treatments for $10
($5 from each of these services will be donated to the Club)
***For 5K race participants InspireME will be offering a FREE 15-Minute Infrared Sauna Treatment!! (Show your race bib!)
InspireME, Personal Fitness & Wellness
2nd Floor Custom House, 443-2509
|ArtVan Spin Art & Face Painting in Waterfront Park|
|Cosmopolitan Club of Bath’s 1st annual “Autumnfeast”
894 Washington Street, Bath
Fish Chowder or Vegetable Chili, Biscuits or Cornbread,
Pumpkin Roll or Brownies, Spiced Tea or Coffee
$10.00 per person.