February Winter Activities in and around Dover-Foxcroft, Maine
MPA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS
Throughout February – Bangor, Augusta & Portland
The biggest high school sporting event of the year is undoubtedly tourney time, held throughout February. New this year is a five-class system, providing now 132 games in total.
Throughout February – Brunswick
The town of Brunswick will host , for the 12th year running, Longfellow Days, celebrating Maine’s most famous poet, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, who was a professor at Bowdoin College in Brunswick. For more information, visit BrunswickDowntown.org
BANGOR VALENTINE’S HEART GALA
February 12 – Morgan Hill Events, Hermon
The Gala is an elegant evening for those looking to break winter’s grip, support a great cause and celebrate Valentine’s Day. The evening includes hors-d’oeuvres, a seated dinner, and a decadent dessert. The Gals also features live music, dancing, photographs, and live and silent auctions.
BANGOR SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA POPS: AN EVENING OF ROMANCE
February 13 at 7:30 pm
The symphony highlights romantic favorites from classical music and the movies before welcoming Noel Paul Stookey to bring hits like “Wedding Song” and more to life. Tickets are available by calling 207-581-1755.
SEBAGO LAKE ICE FISHING DERBY
February 27 & 28, Sebago Lake
The Sebago Lake Rotary Derbyfest and Cumberland County Derby are Maine’s largest and richest ice fishing derbies. Sponsored by the Sebago Lake Rotary Club in Windham, this ice fishing derby is a big deal, attracting anglers from all over the Northeast to see who’s fishing skills take the trophy. To sign up for your spot or to just experience a real Maine winter tradition visit their website at IceFishingDerby.com.