Chaired by Clare Marron, the Promotions Committee is involved in marketing the downtown district’s assets to customers, potential investors, new businesses, local citizens and visitors.

Current Projects:

  • Great Gardiner River Festival and Arts & Crafts Festival – marking the beginning of the Whatever Family Festival, Water Street is closed to traffic and Maine artists line the street with a variety of arts and crafts
  • Swine & Stein Oktoberfest
  • Halloween Downtown
  • Gardiner Days of Light
  • Ongoing cooperative marketing opportunities around events and holidays
  • Historic Christmas Ornaments
  • See our Event Calendar for more details

Past Projects:

  • Annual Celebrate Gardiner Festival
  • Reading Rumpus – Maine Children’s Book Festival
  • Home for the Holidays
  • Bi-Centennial and Fall Festival

Get Involved!

We need your help to sustain the Gardiner Main Street initiatives and invite you to join a committee, volunteer for events, or make a donation. For volunteer opportunities, email, or call 207.582.3100.