Looking for some fun and adventure this winter in Maine? January brings tons of ways for people of all ages to “go outside and play!” Ice fishing derbies, winterfests, snowfests, fireworks, parades, ice skating, sledding, skiing, snowmobiling, dog sledding and more! Check out the list below for starters, then visit our online calendar for the complete list!
Starting New Year’s Day 2016:
JANUARY 1st: Ring in the New Year in a refrehsing Atlantic Ocean kind of way with a Penguin Plunge in Boothbay or a Lobster Dip in Old Orchard Beach. After that head to one of the four state parks for a Maine State Parks First Day Hike!
JANUARY 4th – 8th: Sunday River hosts College Week, jam packed with parties and events galore. Red Bull Frozen Rush returns, and enjoy four holiday-themed days including Fourth of July, Cinco de Mayo, Saint Paddy’s Day, and Halloween. Each day features different entertainment and events. The entertainment isn’t just limited to college students, but if you are one, you will definitely get better deals!