Upcoming Events in Oakland

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Oakland Fire Department Chicken BBQ

Everyone loves BBQ Chicken and the Oakland Fire Department does it right! Mark your calendar on July 9th and plan on some delicious BBQ cooked for you by the men and women of the Oakland Fire Department. The cost is $8/head. The BBQ benefits the Oakland Fire Fighters Association to help purchase needed tools that help save and protect the citizens and guests of Oakland.

Date: July TBD. Time: 11AM-until sold out. 








OakFest 2017.

OakFest is a summer celebration that was brainstormed by a group of enthusiastic volunteers and municipal employees who wanted to bring attention to our wonderful community. 2015 captured the attention of thousands of people, young and old who came to Oakland to help make OakFest a huge success.

Please, come and join the fun at our 2017 event and enjoy great food, music, crafts, parades, and events for all ages. Help us celebrate Oakland Maine and all we have to offer.

July 21st through July 23rd

Click here to learn more!


Halloween Parade and Trick or Trunk

Come and enjoy this Halloween favorite. This is a parade for our children dressed in costume. Our businesses participate by offering treats to all the little ghosts  and goblins.

Date: October 31st. Time to be determined.

Annual Christmas Tree lighting ceremony and Holiday Parade.

Bring your family to downtown Oakland and enjoy Christmas caroling in preparation for the Traditional Oakland Tree lighting ceremony. This is followed by a Holiday parade down Main Street.

Date: December 2nd, 2016. 5PM.


Oakland Memorial Day Parade

Date: TBA, Time: 10AM. Parade route: Main Street and Church Street.