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Swine & Stein Brewfest

Saturday, October 9th, 12-5pm

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Join us for an outdoor, urban beer festival in one of Maine’s most charming main streets! Taste the day away with all day sampling from Maine’s best breweries, wineries and distilleries in an open air beer garden along historic downtown Water Street!

It’s more than just beer! Restaurants and food vendors from across the state will serve up a variety of delicious culinary dishes featuring local pork and other creative cuisine. Maine bands will entertain throughout the day, and an array of unconventional games and activities encourage mingling and merriment.

 

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One of Maine's 10 National Main Street Communities!

WELCOME! A revitalized historic Maine downtown and a nationally certified Main Street community since 2004, Gardiner is once again throbbing with life, teeming with art and innovation, aglow with carefully preserved architecture, activity, and commerce!

As Maine’s gateway to midcoast, mountains, and downeast, Gardiner is an unspoiled, authentic New England community with a fabulous historic downtown located on the banks of the Kennebec River.

Explore this website to learn more about the Gardiner Main Street programs and/or to plan your visit. 

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Gardiner's downtown historic district was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.

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From Gardiner Main Street!

Sep 10
Swine & Stein Brewfest is Back on the Street for 2021

Gardiner Main Street is excited to return to a live Swine and Stein Brewfest event for…

Jul 08
Gardiner groups to host public input meeting on Heart of Gardiner plan

People who live or work in Gardiner, as well as visitors, are invited to share their…

Jun 23
Gardiner volunteers work to raise money for fountain, improving the Gardiner Common

A fundraising campaign is now underway to pay for reconstruction of the fountain in…

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