Where the lines are short, the mood is festive, and the views are picturesque.
Scroll down to see what Castine Merchants are up to this holiday season, followed by a listing of festive events.
Christmas Pop-Up Shop hosted by Compass Rose Books at 3 Main Street.
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 6pm & Sunday 9am – 2pm
For those unable to make these hours, items can also be purchased on-line at www.CastineHistoricalSociety.org and be either shipped or picked up at the Historical Society.
Among the items available for purchase are Castine or nautical-themed clothing, gifts, Christmas ornaments, mugs, and books for children and adults. Another fantastic giving opportunity is purchasing a gift memberships to the Castine Historical Society for friends or family.
Happy Holidays from Castine Kayak!
Holiday Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 6pm & Sunday 9am – 2pm
For more info check out their Facebook Page
Small Business Saturday in Castine
Saturday, Nov 30: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Shop local and find something special for everyone on your list.
Winter Holiday Storytelling & Craft
Friday, Dec 6: 3p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Join Blue Hill Heritage Trust for a reading of The Tomtem by Astrid Lindgren, followed by a craft. Space is limited. To pre-register please call BHHT office 374-5118.
Charlotte Crowder Comes to Castine
Saturday, Dec 7:, 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Join this Brooksville author for a reading of her new children’s book A Fine Orange Bucket, and an ornament-making workshop.
Annual Holiday Party with Gallery B
Wednesday, Dec 11: Starts at 5pm
Dan Leader: Living Bread
Saturday, Dec 14: 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Join Daniel Leader, author of Bread Alone and Living Bread, for a book signing and a conversation about the bread baker’s craft.
Caroline Bicks: Shakespeare, Not Stirred
Saturday, Dec 21: begins at 4:30 p.m.
Join Caroline Bicks, author of Shakespeare Not Stirred, for an evening of Shakespearian cocktails.
Clearance Inventory Sale (Dec 14 – Jan 5): “Make Room for Winter Production” for local shoppers. 30% off all Highlands Woodturning Gallery items; Gift Certificates Available.
Hours: Open daily from 9am – 4:30pm
Featuring wood-turned crafts and art by Temple Blackwood and students.
Lethabo Salon & Day Spa
Holiday Packages to spoil that special someone
(manicures, pedicures & massages)
Gift Certificates Available
Mary Margaret’s Mercantile & The Analog Attic
For more info: CastineEmporium@gmail.com or 207-326-5102 or Follow Us on Facebook
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Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Trash Stickers, Recycle Bags, Farmer’s Market Canvas Bags, and the Limited Edition Castine*opoly.
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 3:30 pm
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