2013 Annual Lobster Dip OOB ME

January 1, 2013 – Join in for fun and a great cause. Annual fundraiser for Special Olympics Maine, where potential “dippers” collect pledges prior to their “dip” in the Atlantic Ocean on New Year’s Day, at NOON, sharp!
Watch or join in as over 300 participants dip into the chilly waters as part of a fundraiser to benefit Special Olympics of Maine. Located on the beach in front of the Brunswick Hotel. Sponsored by the Portland Rugby Club and Special Olympics Maine. FMI and to read more visit  www.firstgiving.com.

Annual Christmas by the Sea

Celebrate by the Sea Old ORchard Beach MEAnnual tree-lighting event with free horse-drawn hay wagon rides, face painting, entertainment, hot chocolate and food. Frosty and Rudolph will be on hand. Bring your camera and have your picture take with Santa and Mrs. Claus, who arrive on a fire engine, making this a very special tradition and holiday event. Parade starts at 1pm on Old Orchard Street. Firepits in the park have replaced bon fires on the beach. Pictures with Mrs. Clause. 3PM is the tree lighting in the town square. Happy Holidays!