The Curran Homestead is a non-profit educational center that preserves and perpetuates the culture, values and lifestyle of the family farm in rural eastern Maine and relies upon membership, donations, and our local community for support.
Join us for family fun!
Calendar of Events:
Saturday, April 26, 2014:
Girl Scout program: Living-history workshops at the farm. Girl Scouts: Consult your local troop leader for details.
Friday-Saturday-Sunday, June 6-7-8, 2014:
Blowout in the Barnyard: Annual Yard Sale Fundraiser. "One man’s trash is another man’s treasure;" come and find yours at our sale. Please note: All items for sale have been donated for the express purpose of generating operating revenue for The Farm; none have been removed from the museum collection.
Sunday, July 20, 2014:
Annual Summer Festival in conjunction with Maine Open Farm Day. Summer, sunshine, living history and fun at Field’s Pond.
Friday-Saturday-Sunday, August 22-23-24, 2014:
American Folk Festival Annual Fundraiser in Bangor: Come and enjoy Bangor's annual festival of music, and leave your car securely parked at Penobscot Plaza; proceeds provide vital operating revenue for The Farm and its educational programs.
Saturday, September 27, 2014:
Annual Harvest Festival. The crops are in and the woodshed is full; another season is upon us. The cider press will be turning, and we will be baking cookies in the oven of the kitchen’s wood cookstove. Come and sample the fruits of our labor amidst the beauty of autumn at Field’s Pond.
Jitterbug Pulling Challenge at 11:00 a.m.
Come see cleverly-engineered c. 1930 vehicles pull tons and tons of weight in an exciting challenge to see who gets the “bragging rights!”
Monday, January 19, 2015:
Annual Meeting and Banquet, 5:30 p.m. (venue to be announced)
Sponsored by the Bangor Letter Shop, this event is provided free of charge to our current 2015 members (memberships may be renewed at the door). Please RSVP by January 17, 2015.