Special Events

Taste of Kittery, Saturday, October 9

Calling all foodies! Kittery turns 375 next October and we are kicking off our year of celebration with an exciting event to spotlight our fantastic local eateries.

​Join your friends and neighbors for the Taste of Kittery festival at Post Office Square in Kittery on October 9, 2021 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM.
This family-friendly event will showcase Kittery’s vibrant restaurant community with a delicious mix of sips and bites, music and fun.  Standard admission includes entry and bites from all participants.  Purchase an upgraded ticket to taste up to five (5) local brews and beverages, including a one-of-a-kind 375th Celebration brew, courtesy of Woodland Farms.
Come out to visit an old favorite or find a new one and celebrate Kittery’s 375th in style.
Visit www.kittery375th.com for details

19th Annual Halloween Celebration, Saturday, October 23, 10:00am-1:00pm, Free

The Kittery Community Center is happy to collaborate with the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard MWR to bring you this exciting event! Join us on Frisbee Common at the KCC for our 19th Annual Community Halloween Celebration! We’ll have pumpkin painting, free pumpkins, hayrides, games, food, bouncy houses, community groups, a costume contest with prizes, and more! Don’t forget to dress up in your spookiest or funniest costumes! Food will be available for purchase.

Halloween Movie Night, Saturday, October 30, Free

We had so much fun last year, we’re going to do it again! Town Departments will be at the KCC for all you trick or treaters! Come on by to get your goodies. We’ll also be offering an outdoor movie night. This year it will be a double feature, a family movie followed by something for the adults! Movies will be announced in early October!

Letters to Santa | December 1-15

Join us for a special Harvest Luncheon Celebration! A turkey dinner with all the fixin’s! We will be saying thank you to our veterans by providing this meal for free to all who served! Pick-up options available. Please pre-register by calling (207) 439-3800. Seating is limited.

Gingerbread House Decorating, Tuesday, December 7, 5:30-7:00pm, $5/house

Come decorate your very own Gingerbread House! We’ll supply the house, the frosting, and the delicious candies—you supply the creativity! Children must be accompanied by an adult. No walk-ins please. Please pre-register by November 30.

Veterans Harvest Luncheon, Thursday, November 4, 11:30am, Veterans – FREE / All others - $10

Write down your wish list for Santa and tell him how good you’ve been this year and Santa will send you a personalized letter back! Mail your letters to Santa and his elves between December 1-15 to: Santa Claus, North Pole, 120 Rogers Road, Kittery, ME 03904 (Please include a return mailing address!) We’ll have a mailbox for Santa mail in our front lobby too!

Breakfast with Santa, Saturday, December 18, 8:30-10:30am, $5/person

The kids will have a chance to tell Santa their Holiday wishes and have a picture taken with Santa. We’ll serve breakfast, coffee, hot cocoa & juice. Bring the whole family for a great morning of fun.

Family Valentine’s Dance, Saturday, February 12, 6:00-8:00pm, $20/couple or family

Spend an evening with your special ones at our Annual Family Valentine’s Dance in the STAR Theatre. Bring the whole family for a night of fun, dancing, games, food and party favors! A live DJ will provide the music and the theatre will be decked out with lights. Donated refreshments would be very appreciated.