Special Events

Celebrate a holiday, enjoy the summer, join the community! We offer a number of special events year round for you to spend time with friends and family.


Upcoming Community & Family Events



2017 Auction

9th Annual Kittery Community Auction

Friday, March 31st at The Regatta Room · Doors at 6:00pm · $20

The Kittery Recreation Department and Traip Academy Athletic Boosters will be hosting their 9th Annual Kittery Community Auction on Friday, March 31st at The Regatta Room in Eliot, ME.  Doors open at 6:00pm, Silent Auction starts at 6:30pm, Live Auction to follow.  Come be a part of a great night out in support of these great organizations! Tickets include light fare.  Cash bar available. Keep track of auction items and event info at www.kitterycommunityauction.org.  Presented by Weathervane Seafoods, Kittery Trading Post, and Dunkin' Donuts. 

Special Auction Raffle info is below! 


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Kittery Community Auction Special Raffle


Purchase a ticket to win this autographed full-size helmet!  Includes custom designed display case and nameplate, certificate of authenticity, and officially licensed hologram.  Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski, Drew Bledsoe, Deion Branch, Julian Edelman, Wes Welker, Bill Belichick, Tedy Bruschi, Malcolm Butler, Rodney Harrison, Adam Vinitieri, and Ty Law!!  Only 200 tickets will be sold!  Winner will be drawn at the Kittery Community Auction on March 31st.  Winner does not need to be present, but if they are, they will receive a special bonus prize! 

Tickets are $20 and can be bought at Kittery Community Center, Traip Academy or online below!





Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 8th at Shapleigh Field · Ages 2-5 at 9am · Ages 6-10 at 10am · FREE

Peter Cottontail will be hiding Easter Eggs and candy for youth ages 2-10 in Kittery on Saturday, April 8th at Shapleigh Field.  Hop on over and get your Easter Egg surprise!  Children will also get to meet the Easter Bunny himself.  No registration required.  Egg Hunt will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather.  Parental supervision is mandatory. Located at Shapleigh Field.





Kittery Serves Community Expo

Thursday, April 27th · 5:00-6:30pm · STAR Theatre · Free

Build a stronger connection to your community!  Learn about ways to give back to your own neighborhood!  Local agencies will be available to offer information about volunteer opportunities within their organizations and connect you in anew ways to your community.  Learn how you can share your skills, talents and passions with those in need.  For more information, go to www.kitteryserves.org.



 Para Fest

New England Para-Fest 2017

Saturday, April 29th · 8:00am-6:00pm

Produced by Essex County Ghost Project & Spirit Chasers Paranormal.  Presentations by some of the top names in paranormal!  

Speaker Lineup:

Jeremy D'Entremont: Author/Lecturer Haunted Lighthouses · Willy Hassell & Lynne M. Nickerson: Spirit Chasers Paranormal ·

Mike Stevens, Chuck Creteau and Val Lofaso: Seacoast Saucers of New England · Paul and Ben Eno: Authors, Researchers, Hosts of Behind the Paranormal Radio

Christine Peer, Dan Peer and Kimberly Chelecki: Connecticut Paranormal Research Team · Shane Sirois: Paranormal Investigator-TrueGhost.com ·

Tom D'Agostino & Arlene Nicholson: Paranormal Investigators and Authors


Vendor Tables Available.  Free coffee and parking.

Tickets $25 pp includes admission to all speakers and vendor area

Psychic Readings by Angie (separate fee)

More information at: www.essexcountyghostproject.org or www.spiritchasersparanormal.com




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Kittery Community Center 5th Anniversary

Saturday, May 20th · Save the date!

Come and enjoy our celebration of five years in this beautiful building!  More information to come!




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Kittery Block Party

Saturday, June 17th · 10am-4pm · Kittery Foreside

For more information, visit www.kitteryblockparty.org.


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