Category: Rockland, Maine Lobster Festival

Rockland, Maine Lobster Festival

Rockland is a town in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the city . Rockland is home to the Maine Lobster Festival, a celebration held annually in honor of the town’s primary export: lobster. The Maine Lobster Festival is an annual 5-day event that takes place in Rockland. It starts on the Wednesday before the first weekend in August each year. The event attracts more than 70,000 lobster-lovers. Enjoy a freshly caught, freshly prepared lobster under the Maine Eating Tent while breathing the breeze off Penobscot Bay. Each year, over 20,000 pounds of lobsters are prepared, which the Atwood Lobster Company has exclusively supplied since 1991. If lobster is not your thing, there are plenty of other scrumptious choices, including a pancake breakfast in the morning.

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