The latest news from Main Street Gardiner!

Nov 14
Organizers launch final fundraising push for Gardiner fountain

About $150,000 has been raised so far to fund repairs to the historic fountain,…

Sep 16
Celebrate Maine Craft Weekend in Gardiner

Explore historic downtown Gardiner and discover Central Maine’s vibrant craft scene!…

Sep 02
Water Street Temporarily Closed to Vehicles

On Sept. 12 & 13 (and 14 as if needed) 2022 vehicles will not be allowed on Water…

Jul 07
Gardiner Main Street Receives 2022 Main Street America Accreditation

Gardiner Main Street has once again been designated as an Accredited Main Street…

May 05
Gardiner Main Street Launches Catalyst Grant Program

This new grant initiative will provide funding to help strengthen established…

Feb 28
Think About Gardiner Community Info & Brainstorming Event

Gardiner Main Street invites community members who live, work or play in Gardiner to…

Dec 02
Gardiner officials endorse downtown master plan, setting the stage for project work

Now that Heart of Gardiner, the master plan for the downtown, has been approved, city…

Nov 09
Johnson Hall meets fundraising challenge, closes in on $5.5 million goal

A fundraising challenge to renovate the upper theater at the historic opera house in…

Nov 07
Plan for downtown Gardiner’s future nears completion

Draft of Heart of Gardiner plan includes range of recommendations, including enhancing…

Oct 15
From New Zealand to Gardiner: City hires new library director with experience all over the world

For Justin Hoenke, the move to take on the Gardiner Public Library director's job is…

Oct 12
2021 Halloween Celebrations in Gardiner

Although Gardiner Main Street will not be organizing a Downtown Trick or Treating…

Oct 09
Swine & Stein Brewfest returns bigger than ever

More than a thousand people attend Saturday's annual Gardiner food and beverage event.