Join us during your stay at Pier One Vacation Rentals this 2021 season for some of the fun that Southwest Harbor and the Acadia National Park region offers. Southwest Harbor events offer something for everyone, from fabulous food, art, sporting events, bird watching, celebrations and more. See you soon! Keep a watch on this page as new events and festivals near Acadia National Park are always being scheduled.

June, 2021
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Thur - Sun June 3 - 6, 2021 Acadia Birding Festival

Acadia’s birding community invites you and your family to celebrate the ecological wonders of the birds of the Gulf of Maine at the Acadia Birding Festival. Explore Mount Desert Island and its birds through numerous events and venues.

View scheduled programs.

July, 2021
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Sun July 4, 2021 Fourth of July

Fireworks are TBD. Celebrate America this Independence Day from your private deck or balcony.

Fri - Mon July 9 - 12, 2021 Harbor House Flamingo Festival

The annual Harbor House Flamingo Festival is whimsical, lighthearted and decidedly pink, this fun filled family festival truly has something for everyone.

Thur July 29, 2021 Charlotte Rhoades Annual Butterfly Release

3:30pm to 5:00pm
This annual event is a wonderful family affair that is fun for everyone! Money raised at the event helps support the park by providing funds for plants, supplies, and equipment for maintaining the garden, and producing educational materials.

Online ticket reservations.

August, 2021
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September, 2021
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October, 2021
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Sun October 17, 2021 Mt Desert Island Marathon

Hosted by Crow Athletics and held annually the weekend following Indigenous Peoples’ Day, this fall classic has earned national and international accolades. Once you #RunMDI, you’ll see why! Visit website for up to date info.

November, 2021
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November , 2021 Closed for the Season

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December, 2021
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December , 2021 Closed for the Season

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January, 2022
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January , 2022 Closed for the Season

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February, 2022
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February , 2022 Closed for the Season

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March, 2022
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March , 2022 Closed for the Season

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April, 2022
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April , 2022 Closed for the Season

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May, 2022
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