Rockland Lobster Festival
There's a reason that wherever you go, or however you cook it, America's favorite crustacean
is called "Maine" Lobster.
Lobster is woven into the fabric of Maine's culture as long as anyone can remember.
he cold, clean
waters of Maine's rocky coast provide an ideal habitat for lobster, and the patience and fortitude it
takes to successfully harvest lobster in the sometimes punishing weather has been passed on from generation
August is the perfect month to experiment with these tasty crustaceans, because not only are they
especially abundant this time of year, but Maine lobster also offers buyers great value and versatility. Lobster Festival in Rockland, Maine.
This festival is a very large event for Rockland and people come from all over the world to visit
the Lobster Festival.
The Rockland people do a great job, with many volunteers who make the event possible and better each year.
It's a great time to spice up those dog days of August with lobster prepared in a variety of preparations.
The broad array of recipes presented can also be prepared at other times of the year.
Served hot or cold, Maine lobster is easy to prepare and its attractive presentation can turn
any meal into a special event.
Lobster Festival Schedule:
58th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: August 3 - 7, 2005
59th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: August 2 - 6, 2006
60th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: August 1 - 5, 2007
61th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: July 30 - Aug 3, 2008
62th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: August 5 - 9, 2009
63th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: August 4 - 8, 2010
64th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: August 3 - 7, 2011
65th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: August 1 - 5, 2012
66th Annual Maine Lobster Festival: July 31 - Aug 4, 2013