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Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce
Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce
Aroostook County Tourism is in Eagle Lake, Maine .

Take adventure to somewhere mystifying in the North Maine Woods - the legendary Ghost Trains!
The so-called “Ghost Trains” that reside in the woods between Eagle and Chamberlain Lakes make a fascinating destination for snowmobilers in north-central Maine. The trains are only accessible by sled in winter, and make for a solid day trip from Shin Pond Village in Mount Chase. Shin Pond Village is a Polaris Outfitter, and offers sled and gear rental, as well as lodging, fuel, meals and parking.
Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce
Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce
Stay safe and warm everyone.
Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce
Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce
St Francis SnoAngels will be having Italian Spaghetti, Garlic Bread & Sweets @ the Lodge this Saturday, January 15, from 11:00- gone!! Stop in for a Hot Meal and warm up!!

Save The Date: Greater Fort Kent Chamber Annual Meeting - Livestreamed on Friday, February 4, 2022 https://t.co/ooZmLBF5du GFKArea_Chamber photo
Small Business Saturday Business Hosted Craft Event in Fort Kent November 27 from 9am to 3pm
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41st Annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair at the KC Hall in Fort Kent Nov. 27 from 9am-3pm and Sunday 10am-2pm.
Get all your holiday shopping done in Fort Kent, Maine! https://t.co/NaaWvnx0EG
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Save the Date. Town of Fort Kent Christmas Tree Lighting - Saturday Nov. 27 at 6pm in Monument Square. https://t.co/h3iTKLFV0k GFKArea_Chamber photo
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The art here is the landscape! Travel the St. John Valley/Fish River National Scenic Byway and get a taste of local Acadian culture and... https://t.co/cYg5JOexpa
Ploye Festival Craft & Vendor Fair - Fri. Aug. 13, 2021.
Register online or download a paper copy of the application. If you would prefer, you can also contact the chamber office and apply over the phone or in person. 834-5354

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SAVE THE DATE!
The Fort Kent International Muskie Derby & Ploye Festival Are Back!
August 13-15, 2021. More Information To Come https://t.co/X24jPKIIU6
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Ploye Festival-Fort Kent
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent updated their status.
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent updated their status.
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent
WAGM-TV

Here are a couple of fish stories from the Muskie Derby.
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent
Just a reminder to stop in and enjoy the music of Taylor 'Tiger' Martin tonight at the First Mile Brewing Company at 28 Market Street from 6p-8p.
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent
Ploye Festival-Fort Kent
UPDATE:

THIS JUST IN.....
Martin-Klein American Legion Post 133 in Fort Kent is bringing back their Karaoke Night!!!

If you are looking for something fun to do tonight, stop in the American Legion Hall at 411 West Main Street between 7p & 10p tonight.
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
A little bit of rain did not dampen the spirits of community members who turned out Saturday morning for the 2021 Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce Scarecrow Festival parade.
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
FORT KENT'S HOMETOWN HEROES
The theme of Fort Kent's 2021 Scarecrow Festival business decorating contest is "Hometown Heroes," so we decided to celebrate those who help us help our local communities by contributing to our Ending Hunger Campaign. Acadia FCU staff, members, and other community members who have supported our campaign by buying, selling, or otherwise participating is a HERO to us, because without all of you, we couldn't give back to our communities the way we do!

Our staff took it an extra step by donating non-perishable food items for the Scarecrow Festival display, which we will donate to a local food pantry. The check you see is what we have raised so far in 2021, but our big fundraising push to finish the year is coming soon!

Learn more about the 2021 Scarecrow Festival right here: https://www.facebook.com/fkscarecrowfest

To anyone participating in the festivities this coming weekend, have fun and be safe! 🙂
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival is with Norstatefcu.
Congratulations to our Scarecrow Festival Business Decorating Contest Winners! This Year's Theme: Hometown Heroes
Our 3rd Place Winner this year is NorState Federal Credit Union
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival is with Town of Fort Kent, Maine and Acadia Federal Credit Union.
Congratulations to our Scarecrow Festival Business Decorating Contest Winners! This Year's Theme: Hometown Heroes

Two entries won 1st Place this year. The Town of Fort Kent Municipal Office and Acadia Federal Credit Union.
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival is with The Total Look with Nails by Beth.
Congratulations to our Scarecrow Festival Business Decorating Contest Winners! This Year's Theme: Hometown Heroes

Our 2nd Place Winner is The Total Look Salon.
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
Fort Kent Scarecrow Festival
Just wanted to give a shout out to the Fort Kent Police Department and Customs/Border Patrol for their help with our Scarecrow Festival/UMFK Homecoming parade today. They did an amazing job keeping us safe, leading our parade and helping to direct traffic afterwards. We truly appreciate your help.