Each year on the first weekend in October, Visit Freeport brings together over 175 of the best New England artists, makers and local food producers for a three-day festival on the L.L.Bean campus, Key Bank lawn, Freeport Village Station courtyard and at the corner of West & Main Streets in Freeport, Maine.
In addition to browsing local art, join us at the Discovery Stage on the L.L.Bean campus for three days of live music. There are also plenty of free activities for kids from make ‘n take crafts, to scavenger hunts and more. And, thanks to our generous sponsors, it’s all FREE!
2022 Festival Hours:
Friday, September 30 from 12 pm – 6 pm
Saturday, October 1 from 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday, October 2 from 10 am – 4 pm
We’ve brought together the best New England artists and makers for a town-wide three-day festival in Freeport, Maine. Enjoy browsing for just the right piece to add to your collection, plus sample all the fun of a day in Freeport!
Where to stay
Freeport is perfectly situated where Greater Portland meets the Midcoast making us the perfect place to be your homebase for a long weekend or a full week in Maine! Guests may choose from one of our upscale inns, national brand hotels, or historic bed & breakfasts. Interested in a more rustic experience? Pop up your tent, park your RV or rent a cabin at one of our stunning campgrounds among the pines, on the bay or at the foot of a mountain.
Other Things To Do This Weekend
Come for Freeport Fall Festival, stay and discover many more things to do in Freeport! Some of our favorites this weekend include Oktoberfest at Mast Landing Brewing’s Freeport Tasting Room, Fall Flannel Fest at Maine Beer Company, The Art of Boatbuilding at De’Bramble Art Gallery, Pineland Farm’s Harvest Festival and Pettengill Farm Day.