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.|
|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.|
|5K Rotary Road Race presented by MidCoast Hospital|
Halcyon Yarn’s Annual Open House and Maine Craft Weekend – all on October 11! 9:00 am – 4: pm. 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.|
|Pie Baking Contest & Sale – Bake a pie and enter the contest, or just donate one to be sold by the slice. Grand Prize awarded for best pie, as well as an honorable mention for the runner up. All proceeds from slice sales will be donated to the Bath Heating Assistance fund.|