Open Mic Night – “Live at St. Joe’s!”

St. Joseph Center 133 Middle St, Farmington, ME, United States

Franklin County has a rich tradition of talented musicians drawing from many styles of music from Country, Folk, Americana, Celtic to Contemporary.  St. Joseph’s Parish is hosting a monthly open mic night usually on the last Thursday of every month but this is adjustable. We wish to provide a venue that continues to celebrate and foster the musical talent within Franklin County. Professionals and newcomers are all welcome to listen, perform and collaborate. Bring your friends and family, or just come as an audience to listen. Admission is free! After taking the summer off, “Live at St. Joe’s!” will return on

Free

Side by Each

Chesterville Center Union Meeting House 3 Borough Road, Chesterville

“Side by Each” musical couples Don and Cindy Roy and Matt Shipman and Erica Brown will perform at the Chesterville Center Union Meeting House, Friday, September 29th, at 7:00 p.m.  Drawing on Don and Cindy’s deep Franco-American roots and Matt and Erica’s shared legacy and love of traditional music, the quartet will bring a lively show to the intimate setting of the 19th century Meeting House.  Tickets at the door; Adults $15, Youth $10, kids 12 and under free.  The Chesterville Center Union Meeting House is a local non-profit community resource at 3 Borough Road in Chesteville.  The building is

Free

25th Annual Apple Pumpkin Festival

Livermore Falls Recreation Field Livermore Falls, ME, United States

Your family, friends, and neighbors will celebrate Fall on September 30th from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the Livermore Falls Recreation Fields. Sponsored by the Jay, Livermore, Livermore Falls Chamber of Commerce, and other local businesses, the 2023 Apple Pumpkin Festival will feature a variety of vendors and craft artisans, agricultural products, historical and educational displays, seasonal decorations, antique tractors, raffles, and plenty of food all day long! There will be local musicians entertaining throughout the day.

Free

ArtsFarmington presents: Maine Mountain Chamber Music- “Music from Colby”

Nordica Auditorium, Merrill Hall, UMF 224 Main Street, Farmington, ME, United States

ArtsFarmington is pleased to sponsor this fall’s concert by Maine Mountain Chamber Music. It is a special concert that we have called: “Music from Colby”. It will be a repeat presentation of their concert given the night before at Colby in celebration of the opening of Colby’s new arts center, the Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts. The concert in Farmington will be on Sunday, Oct. 1st at 3:00 pm in Nordica Auditorium, Merrill Hall, at 224 Main Street.  For this special concert, MMCM founders Yuri Funahashi (piano) and Laurie Kennedy (viola) will be joined by eight outstanding musicians

Free – $20

David Mallett At The Vienna Union Hall

Vienna Union Hall 5 Vienna Mountain Road, Vienna, ME, United States

David Mallett, celebrated singer-songwriter, returns to the stage of the Vienna Union Hall (5 Vienna Mountain Road, Vienna, ME) on Saturday, October 14th at 3 PM.   David Mallett hails from a small town in northern Maine, and in a career that spans four decades, his music has traveled to all corners of the world. His songs have been recorded by more than 150 artists, including Pete Seeger, Alison Krauss, John Denver, Emmylou Harris, even the Muppets, and his "Garden Song" has become an American folk classic. He has performed throughout America and Europe. The Bangor Daily News recognized him

$25 – $30

Second Saturdays in Wilton

Veras iron and vine 319 main st, Wilton, United States

Second Saturdays are a fun time to come and meet the makers in Wilton. We have demonstrations,  live music, food and more. A great time to get out and meet your neighbors. October will offer our fall festivities in town. For more information please contact verajohnson@zoho.com

Vibraphone and piano – Lynn Vartan, and Bridget Convey

Emery Community Arts Center at the University of Maine at Farmington

Lynn Vartan, from the west coast, has mesmerized the audience in the past here with her flawless playing on a beautiful wooden marimba.  Her focus now is on playing a vibraphone, and she will be playing both solo and in duet with Bridget Convey on piano.

$20

Newberry & Verch In Concert

Old South First Congregational Church, UCC 235 Main Street, Farmington, ME, United States

Newberry & Verch Duo Deeply Rooted In Tradition Old South Church Concert Series proudly presents the keepers of tradition, the duo of Joe Newberry and April Verch to Farmington on Monday, October 23. Doors open at 6:30pm. The concert begins at 7pm. Admission: Adults $25, Seniors (65+) and Students $20. Old South Church, located at 235 Main Street, is handicapped accessible. Tickets can be reserved by calling/texting 207-491-5919, purchased online at Eventbrite link https://www.eventbrite.com/e/newberry-verch-in-concert-tickets-704497239207, or at the door. Cash or checks are accepted methods of payment at the door. Growing up, Joe Newberry and April Verch absorbed traditions of home and

$20 – $25

Open Mic Night – “Live at St. Joes!”

St. Joseph Center 133 Middle St, Farmington, ME, United States

Open Mic Night – “Live at St. Joe’s!” October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm FREE Open Mic Night in Farmington: “Live at St. Joe’s!” Franklin County has a rich tradition of talented musicians drawing from many styles of music from Country, Folk, Americana, Celtic to Contemporary.  St. Joseph’s Parish is hosting a monthly open mic night usually on the last Thursday of every month but this is adjustable. We wish to provide a venue that continues to celebrate and foster the musical talent within Franklin County. Professionals and newcomers are all welcome to listen, perform and collaborate. Bring your friends

Free

Dance The Night Away At The Vienna Union Hall

Vienna Union Hall 5 Vienna Mountain Road, Vienna, ME, United States

Join us for an evening of dancing fun and help raise funds for the Vienna Union Hall.  On Saturday, October 28th, at 7 PM, we will host the Ice Out Band.  Tickets are $15 and available through our website (viennaunionhall.org/arts-and-events) or at the door.  The Vienna Union Hall (5 Vienna Mountain Road) is one of central Maine’s hidden gems.  Our mission is to promote and to entertain our communities by offering a wide variety of live performing arts (music, dance, theatre).  So many people have enjoyed shows at the Union Hall over the years and we’d like to make sure

$15.00

Rangeley Community Chorus (Accepting New Members)

The Rangeley Community Chorus (RCC) is beginning rehearsals for the annual Holiday Performance and will be welcoming new members. All that is required is a general love for singing and ability to attend most of the rehearsals, which will be held on Friday and Sunday evenings from 6:30-8:00 PM. The first rehearsal is on Sunday Nov 5th at the Church of the Good Shepard located at 2614 Main Street. Rangeley. You are invited to come and see what it’s all about with no obligation… just stop in! For more information, please call 207-864-5000 or email rangleyarts@gmail.com.

Free

Rangeley Community Chorus (Accepting New Members)

The Rangeley Community Chorus (RCC) is beginning rehearsals for the annual Holiday Performance and will be welcoming new members. All that is required is a general love for singing and ability to attend most of the rehearsals, which will be held on Friday and Sunday evenings from 6:30-8:00 PM. The first rehearsal is on Sunday Nov 5th at the Church of the Good Shepard located at 2614 Main Street. Rangeley. You are invited to come and see what it’s all about with no obligation… just stop in! For more information, please call 207-864-5000 or email rangleyarts@gmail.com.

Free