One of the funnest days of the summer is always the annual Old Hallowell Day celebration. This year's date will be this coming Saturday, July 15.

It's a day to celebrate all things Hallowellian! Old Hallowell Day is run by the Old Hallowell Day Committee, a private 501(c)3 non-profit that is not part of the City of Hallowell.

From the giant parade in the morning, to the spectacular fireworks in the evening, there is something for everyone, both young and old alike, during Old Hallowell Day.

Old Hallowell Day Parade 2016-Facebook OHD

Other events happening include 7:30 am Old Hallowell Day 5K Road Race – Starts at the Corner of Water and Academy Streets. Finishes at Vaughan Field. Refreshments and awards following the race at Vaughan Field.

8 am – 2 pm Cotton Mill Fair – Cotton Mill Apartments, 2 Academy Street
Stop by Cotton Mill for the following tasty treats: Fresh lobster rolls $8.00, Lobster plates $10.00, Hot dog plates $3.00, Soda or water $1.00. An assortment of baked goods at various prices will be offered

9 am – 9 pm Old Hallowell Day Food Court —Granite City Park, the base of Winthrop Street | Enjoy a wonderful snack, lunch or dinner in the Granite City Park at the base of Winthrop Street. Enjoy the beautiful Kennebec River – Sturgeons will be jumping and eagles will be flying! Vendors will be open until after the fireworks!

For a complete list of events happening this weekend during Old Hallowell Days, visit the events page at the OHD website.