Events

Eco Appetito Foodie Event to benefit Ferry Beach Ecology School

Eco Appetito Foodie Event to benefit Ferry Beach Ecology School

The 6th Annual Eco Appetito event will be hosted by Lee Skawinski, chef and owner of Vignola Cinque Terre Restaurant in Portland on Sunday, September 15th from Noon – 3pm. 

Eco Appetito is a celebration of Maine foods, desserts and beverages. Chef Lee Skawinski will create a scrumptious menu using food items donated by local vendors including Maine beef, haddock, mussells, cheese, bread, veggies and more!

Event attendees are treated to delicious treats, fantastic silent auction items and entertainment from the staff of Ferry Beach Ecology School.

Tickets are $45 per person in advance or $55 at the door and can be purchased online at www.ecoappetito.org or by calling 207-283-9951.

Sondra Celli’s Crystal Lobster Gown to be Featured at Miss America Parade in Atlantic City

Sondra Celli’s Crystal Lobster Gown to be Featured at Miss America Parade in Atlantic City

The creative genius and magical whimsy of renowned crystal couture designer, Sondra Celli (TLC’s “My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding!” and uniform designer for this year’s New England Patriots Cheerleaders), will dazzle all at the Miss America Boardwalk Parade in Atlantic City on September 14, 2013.  The annual “Show Us Your Shoes” parade features all of the 2013 Miss America contestants riding a 2 mile route while sporting innovative state-inspired outfits with matching shoes. 

You Can Choose Miss America!

You Can Choose Miss America!

This is your chance to vote for Kristin Korda, Miss Maine 2013, to be a finalist at the 2014 Miss America competition and ultimately go on to win the coveted crown of Miss America!  Then tune into ABC on Sunday, September 15, 2013, at 9 PM EST at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey to see who will be selected as America’s Choice!

Cast your vote via one (1) of the following two (2) methods:   http://www.missamerica.org/VideoContest/default.aspx or visit the “Video Contest” tab at www.facebook.com/missamericaorganization.

Big band music

The Glenn Miller Orchestra will play its timeless music at the Seaside Pavilion in Old Orchard Beach on Tuesday evening, July 30 at 6:30 pm.  Tickets are $14. $19 the day of the show.  If you have never been to this beautiful outdoor amphitheater, you are in for a special treat.  Location is 8 6th St. just off Union Ave. from the Salvation Army church.  Hassle-free parking is provided at the Loranger Middle School and OOB High School parking lots with free shuttle bus service before and after the show. Handicap accessible parking is available on site. Tel. 934-2024. www.seasidepavilion.org.