Promotions Team

The Gardiner Main Street Promotions team is involved in marketing the downtown district’s assets to customers, potential investors, new businesses, local citizens and visitors. This team organizes and manages special events to bring people to our historic downtown. 

Current Projects:

  • Gardiner Greeters
  • Maine Craft Weekend Featured City
  • Swine & Stein Brewfest
  • Halloween Trick or Treating Downtown
  • Shop Small Saturday
  • Winter Holiday events: Tree Lighting, Holiday Parade and more
  • Ongoing cooperative marketing opportunities around events and holidays
  • Historic Christmas Ornaments
  • Downtown Quarterly articles in the Kennebec Journal

Past Projects:

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


Get Involved!

Our Promotions Team meets the third Tuesday of the month at 5:30pm, anyone interested is welcome to join in. We are currently meeting as a team in a hybrid zoom and in office setting. For meeting details please contact the Gardiner Main Street office at or 207-582-3100. 

We need community help to sustain the Gardiner Main Street initiatives and invite you to join a team, volunteer for events, or make a donation.

For volunteer opportunities, email, call 207.582.3100, or fill out our volunteer contact form.