Heart of Ellsworth announces new holiday shopping experiences downtown



ELLSWORTH — Heart of Ellsworth is pleased to announce some exciting new downtown shopping experiences this holiday season.

On Thursday, Dec. 13, it will be Merry Madness, with many of Ellsworth’s downtown shops and the Holiday Marketplace staying open until 7 p.m. Shoppers can enjoy holiday treats, store specials and relaxed shopping experiences.

On Sunday, Dec. 16, the Holiday Marketplace will host Women, Wine & Wish Lists from 1 to 4 p.m. This will be a special time for women to come in and enjoy a beverage while they browse, shop, socialize and create personal wish lists that the vendors will keep on hand for Men’s Night Out on Thursday, Dec. 20.

The Marketplace will be open until 7 p.m. and Airline Brewing Co. will be on site with beer and wine.

According to Heart of Ellsworth’s Board Chairwoman Beth Fendl, “What is exciting about these shopping events is the ideas came from our local shop owners and Marketplace vendors. They are energized to work together to make this a bustling retail season in Ellsworth.”

The Holiday Marketplace will be open through Saturday, Dec. 29, with the following hours: Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sundays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For ongoing updates and information on the Holiday Marketplace and events in the downtown, visit Heart of Ellsworth’s Facebook and Instagram pages.