Nov. 18 – Gardens Aglow Community Night, 4 to 9 p.m.
Nov. 19-Dec. 31 – Gardens Aglow, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay. Thursdays-Sundays and select dates. Tickets, info: www.mainegardens.org
Nov. 19-Dec. 31 – Pot Buoy Tree, Pier 1, Boothbay Harbor. Join the Chamber’s Selfie Contest!
Nov. 19 – Early Bird Sale. Shop in your pajamas!
Nov. 15-25 – Eastside Waterfront Park Ornament Decorating Contest. Pick up ornament at Chamber of Commerce office.
Nov. 26 – Small Business Saturday. Shop small all day.
Nov. 26 – Lighted Fire Truck Parade, 4 p.m. Starts at Boothbay Fire Station and travels down through downtown Boothbay Harbor, stops at Meadow Mall.
Dec. 2-3 – Holiday Festival, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, Emery Lane, Boothbay Harbor. Held by Boothbay Region Garden Club
Dec. 3 – Boothbay Region Historical Society Open House, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 72 Oak St., Boothbay Harbor.
Dec. 3 – Santa, Mrs. Claus and friends arrive by boat, 3 p.m. Photo opportunities at the Pot Buoy tree on Pier 1.
Dec. 3 – Lighted Boat Parade, Blessing of the Fleet and Fireworks. Parade starts at 6:45 p.m. in the outer harbor. Boats enter the inner harbor from the west and circle past the fish pier for the blessing. Fireworks will follow the parade around 7:30.
Dec. 3-4 – North Pole Express, 10:45 a.m.-4 p.m., Boothbay Railway Village Museum
Dec. 10 – Santa Story Time, 4-4:30 p.m., Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library
Dec. 10 – Ornament Contest Drop-off at Brown’s Wharf, Boothbay Harbor, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus to greet people and judging will be finalized and winners notified beginning at 3 p.m.
Dec. 10-11 – North Pole Express, 10:45 a.m.-4 p.m., Boothbay Railway Village Museum
Dec. 14 – Men’s Night/Last Minute Shopper Sale, Boothbay Harbor
Dec. 16-18 – Gingerbread Spectacular, Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. Dec.16, 5-7 p.m.; Dec. 17, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Dec. 18, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Dec. 17-18 – North Pole Express, 10:45 a.m.-4 p.m. Boothbay Railway Village Museum