Orland River Days

Saturday, September 9th, 2023 is Orland River Day!

Orland River Day is a town celebration held each year (rain or shine) - complete with a parade, food, crafts, and many other activities. This year we are celebrating our 48th Orland River Day!

2023 ORD Vendor Application

2022 ORD Parade application

Orland River Day 2022 Schedule of Events:

  • 8a-9a - Vendor Setup on Narramissic Drive
  • 8:30a-10a - Alewife Paddle Run, launch at Craigs Brook Hatchery boat launch
  • 9a - Parade Line up at the Orland Community Center/Town Office
  • 9am-2pm - Vendors and Activities along Narramissic Drive
  • 9:30am-10:30am - Parade (School House - Gray Meadow - Rt. 166 Village)
  • 10:15a-2p - Music at the Gazebo/Musictorium!
    • 10:15a-Bee and the Hornets-kid focused
    • 11:15a-Castine Community Band
    • 12:15p-Banned from Eden-contemporary
  • 12p- MACKRO race on the river (Maine Canoe and Kayak Racing Organization)
  • 12p-3p - Orland Historical Society open for visits
  • 5p-6p - Orland United Methodist Church supper (yummy!)

For more information about how you can get involved in celebrating our little village by the river, contact [email protected] or visit us on Facebook!

Pictures from past Orland River Days

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Click HERE to see more photos from past years!