Wabanaki Winter Market at UMaine



ORONO — The Wabanaki Winter Market, a celebration of art created by Wabanaki artists, will return with in-person shopping and demonstrations from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11, at the University of Maine’s Collins Center for the Arts.

This year marks the 27th anniversary of the holiday event, which is sponsored by the UMaine Hudson Museum and the Maine Indian Basketmakers Alliance. The show will feature 25 Passamaquoddy, Penobscot, Maliseet and Micmac artists who create brown ash and sweetgrass baskets, birchbark containers and jewelry, among other traditions.

Per University of Maine System health and safety guidance, visitors will be required to wear face coverings indoors, regardless of vaccination status, and show evidence of a COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of arrival.

For more information, call 581-1904.

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