Welcome to the 67th

Olde Bristol Days 2019!

Located at the Old Fort Grounds at Colonial Pemaquid. Fireworks are held on Saturday, August 11th at dusk at the Pemaquid Beach Park. Please see below for a full event listing.

 

EVENTS

Wednesday, August 7th

Down Memory Lane: New Selections

JOIN THE OLD BRISTOL HISTORICAL SOCIETY

as they present a slide show of old images of Bristol

7pm at the McKinley School

 

Thursday, August 8th

CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER!

CHICKEN BARBECUE DINNER

by Bristol Parks and Recreation, at Pemaquid Beach Park – 5 pm

$18 per person – first come, first served

PETE COLLINS JAZZ BAND 

5-8 PM

Friday, August 9th

HORSESHOE CRABS BAND

playing at The Contented Sole – 6 to 9 pm, no cover charge

 

Saturday, August 10th

OLDE BRISTOL DAYS PARADE

line up at the Harbor Room – 10 am start!

PEMAQUID LIGHTHOUSE

open for climbing, courtesy of Friends of Pemaquid Lighthouse – all day

($3 Park Admission Applies)

CRAFT FAIR AND AMAZING FOOD!

 at Colonial Pemaquid State Park – all day

ANNUAL VINTAGE CAR SHOW

The Harbor Room Restaurant – 11 am to 3 pm featuring Live Music with Bristol Rocks

WILDLIFE ENCOUNTERS

Pemaquid Beach Park 10:30-12: 30 pm and 1:30-4:30 pm ~ Educational Presentations: At regular intervals during the exhibit time frame, the lead Educator will conduct an educational talk for those in close proximity regarding the animals that are present.  Don't miss out on learning interesting facts about these animals!

KID ZONE

featuring Bounce Houses, Games & Treats at Pemaquid Beach Park 10:00am – 5:00pm

 

CRICKETT ALLEN TRIO

playing at Fort William Henry (Colonial Pemaquid) – 9:30 to 11:30 pm

KATAHDIN VALLEY BOYS

playing at Fort William Henry – 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

 

DOWNEAST BRASS BAND

11:00-1:00pm Pemaquid Beach Park

CHRIS HIGHT & ANNETTE RUNDALL

playing at Fort William Henry – 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

PARTY PALOOGA

Face-painting at Fort William Henry – all day

BRISTOL FIRE DEPARTMENT WATER SLIDE

11 am to 3 pm

 

Saturday evening

Free admission to Pemaquid Beach Park

BOOGIE MOB BAND

Starts at 7pm

FIREWORKS!! 

9 pm with more music after the fireworks!

 

SS MINNOW SNACK SHACK PEMAQUID BEACH

serving Fish Tacos, Hot Dogs, Burgers, French Fries, and More from 6pm till 9!

Sunday, August 11th

ALVIN SPROUL 10K ROAD RACES

Race starts at the Bristol Consolidated School!

T-shirts will be available to those who are pre-registered.

Custom Race Bibs. 

Proceeds Bristol Fire & Rescue.

Registration and more info available here

The course:  The start is across from the Bristol Consolidated School, on Foster Road. Head east on the Foster Road, then turn right onto Route 32 south, until the end. Turn right onto Route 130 north, heading back to the school.

 

Registration Open at 7am

Start Times:

8 AM 10K Race 

7:30 AM Walkers 

9:30 AM Fun Run

MERRITT BRACKETT LOBSTER BOAT RACES!

10:30 am - 1pm – watch from Fort William Henry

PETE COLLINS JAZZ BAND 

playing at Fort William Henry – 1 pm to 3 pm

CRAFT FAIR AND AMAZING FOOD!

 at Colonial Pemaquid State Park – all day

PARTY PALOOGA

Face-painting at Fort William Henry – 10 am - 3 pm

BRISTOL FIRE DEPARTMENT WATER SLIDE

11 am to 3 pm

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