If you live in the County, then you know that agriculture is the heart of the community, and more specifically, potatoes and huge here!

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We love to eat them and yes, even grow them! Aroostook County potatoes are shipped all over the world to make potato chips, potato salads, french fries and more! We take price in growing the potato, so shouldn't we celebrate it?

Yes, we should! Don’t miss Potato Feast Days in Houlton Friday, August 14th through Sunday, August 16th.

Friday, August 14th:

4 p.m. to 6 p.m. - Touch-A-Truck on Broadway

5:30 p.m. - Doll and Wagon Wrangler Parade

6 p.m. - Kids Coin Scramble

4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Lobster Feast! In Monument Park

7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. - Music in the Amphitheater with Ted and the Boys!

 

Saturday, August 15th:

All Day - Potato Decorating Contest

9 a.m.- to 4 p.m. - Craft Fair In Monument Park

Noon to 2 p.m. - Kids games

NEW THIS YEAR: Early Afternoon - a Baked Potato Bar.

For more information, contact the Greater Houlton Chamber of Commerce at 532-4216.