Category archive: Events & Entertainment

Words and Music – What an Evening!

The Rangeley Public Library and the Rangeley Friends Arts, two Rangeley non-profit organizations, are partnering to offer an exciting afternoon and evening on Thursday, August 9th.  Beginning at 4:00 pm you are invited to help celebrate the Rangeley Public Library with cocktails and a silent auction.  For your entertainment Mike Blythe will be offering acoustic…

RFA Home and Garden Tour and Taste of Rangeley to be held on August 7th

The 2012 RFA Home and Garden Tour and Taste of Rangeley will take place on Tuesday afternoon, August 7th from 1-4PM.  Homes have been chosen which capitalize on Rangeley and Oquossoc’s beautiful setting of mountains and lakes as well as excellence in architecture, construction and interior décor. 

Saddleback Successfully Launches Summer Artist’s Workshop Series

Next 2 Workshops are Scheduled for August 20 & 21 and August 22 & 23 RANGELEY, ME -World renowned polymer clay artists, Bonnie Bishoff, Melanie West and Melanie Muir presented two art workshops at Saddleback Mountain from July 9-14. This was the first week of the Saddleback Summer Artist’s Workshop Series, a new venture being…

RFA Art Show on August 2nd

The annual Art in August show sponsored by the RFA will be August 2 from 10am to 4pm.
It will be located on Lakeside Park in downtown Rangeley.  There will be around 40 fine artists
and fine craftsmen selling their works. There will be paintings, originals and prints,
photography, jewelry, fiber art, woodworking, pottery, glass.....
This is a juried art show, and this is reflected in the high quality of the work available.
The show is also a judged show giving cash prizes in two categories, 2 D and 3 D art.
Come and join us on Lakeside Park to support the arts directly, by enjoying the displays
and perhaps purchasing a piece of local Maine talent to decorate your home or camp.
The show will be held rain or shine.

DIVA – Legends

This year’s theme is:  DIVA Legends

The Diva Show is Thursday, July 26; Friday, July 27; Sunday, July 29; Monday, July 30; at 7:30 PM at Saddleback Base Lodge.  Advance tickets are available at the Chamber office – $20.00 Reserved and $15.00 General Admission.  Saddleback will begin serving light fare for dinner at 6:30 – see menu below DIVA Photos.


Order at Coffee Bar

Food Service begins at 6:30pm

Cheese Nachos with Black Bean

Salsa and Red Salsa $10.00

Coconut Shrimp with Thai Chili

Sauce $10.00

Buffalo Chicken Dip with Tortilla

Chips $10.00

Artichoke Dip with

Tortilla Chips $8.00

Cheese and Fruit Tray with

Crackers $10.00

Individual Pizzas with choice of

Cheese, Pesto or Pepperoni


Outdoor Sporting Heritage Days – Tuesday, August 14th in Oquossoc

“A celebration of Maine’s sporting life”, is what members of the Rangeley Region Guides and Sportsmen’s Association call Outdoor Sporting Heritage Day. They will host this outdoor celebration for the 16th consecutive year on Tuesday, August 14th from 9:00 to 4:00 at their clubhouse on Old Skiway Road in Oquossoc. Modeled after an old fashioned frontier rendezvous, it features fishing, hunting and trapping with 25 sporting and conservation exhibitors, educational lectures and demonstrations, activities for youngsters, archery and shotgun demonstrations.

RFA Street Dance

The RFA Street Dance will be July 25th on Main Street from 6:30 – 10:00pm.  The Band will be Scott and Joe and Friends – playing music from the Beatles to the Stones.  We will also have the Middle Eastern Dance Troupe “Scherezade” performing for us.  Come dance in the streets!  Fun for young and old alike!

RRGSA Wins Prestigious 2011 IF&W Land-User Award

MDIF&W Commissioner Chandler Woodcock presents the RRG&SA with the 2011 Organized Land User of the Year Award." Left to Right: Commissioner Woodcock, RRG&SA members Elaine Holcombe, Marsha Baker, Kirby Holcombe, Rick Baker, Doreen Sinnett, Kevin Sinnett, and "Mac" Dudley.

RRGSA & Rangeley to host State of Maine 2012 Moose Lottery Drawing

RANGELEY SELECTED TO HOST 2012 MOOSE LOTTERY DRAWING – SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2012 @ 4PM. Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife commissioner Chandler Woodcock announced in June that Rangeley was selected to host the 2012 moose lottery drawing. Since 1999, the moose lottery drawing has been held at different locations around Maine, including Millinocket, Boothbay Harbor, Old Town, Bucksport, Scarborough, Presque Isle, Rumford, Phippsburg, Kittery, Fort Kent, and Freeport