The driver of one of the Anah Shriners trucks greets people watching the parade in this shot taken during a previous Cherryfield Days celebration. ELLSWORTH AMERICAN PHOTO BY JOHANNA S. BILLINGS

Cherryfield Days celebration starts Friday

CHERRYFIELD — The town’s annual festival, Cherryfield Days, is set for June 21-23. The theme this year is Christmas Downeast.

Friday’s events, beginning at 5 p.m., include a kiddie parade along Main Street and a concert by the Cherryfield Band.

Saturday’s events run all day, starting at 7:30 a.m. with registration for the David and Donna Smith Salmon Run and ending with fireworks at 9:15 p.m. at the Cherryfield Elementary School ball field.

Other events scheduled throughout the day include a book sale, yard sale, parade and a car show. Area residents are also invited to participate in a Christmas Follies event at Cherryfield Elementary School at 6:30 p.m. that will include singing and skits.

A dog show at The Ark Animal Shelter is set for Sunday at 1:30.

In the event of heavy rain or lightning, most events will be rescheduled for Sunday, June 23.

For more information, contact Glen Wilbur at 546-7019.

Johanna S. Billings

Reporter at The Ellsworth American
News Reporter Johanna S. Billings covers eastern Hancock County and western Washington County. An avid photographer, she lives in Steuben with her husband and several cats. She welcomes tips and story ideas. Email her at [email protected]

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