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Community Events Calendar 

Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 27th at 10:00am
From St. Christopher's Church to First Parish Cemetery

Mt. A Lodge & Gift Shop Sneak Peak, and Seed Bomb Workshop!
May 18th-May 19th

The Mount Agamenticus summit-top visitor center, the Learning Lodge, opens officially for the season on Saturday, May 25, but come join us for a bit of a sneak peak! The Lodge and gift shop will be open Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th from 12:00pm-2:00pm, along with a drop-in seed bomb workshop. Learn how to make seed bombs full of native wildflowers to help support our pollinators! The workshop is part of the Town of York’s ongoing commitment to the Mayors’ Monarch Pledge and is free to the public.


Family Health & Fitness Day!
Saturday, June 8th

This Free Event happens at York Beach Ball Field.
8:00am-9:30am - Community Yoga
9:30am-10:15am - Move & Be Balanced
10:15am-11:00am - Strong Minds & Bodies
11:00am-11:30am - Shake It Up!


York Days
July 26th-August 4th

Lighting of the Nubble
York Days 5K
Craft Fair
Nubble Light Challenge


Calendar of Events

May 2024

Bird Walks free with admission fee!
Every Wednesday at 7:00am at Mt. A
More Information

York Hannaford Community Bag Program
By purchasing a reusable Community Bag, $1 will go to a local nonprofit selected monthly by store leadership. This month's recipient is Mt. Agamenticus! Thank you!

May 17th & 18th - Spring Fair White Elephant Sale
at the Center for Active Living
36 Main St. More Information Click Here

May 18th & 19th - Mt. A Lodge & Gift Shop Sneak Peak!
Mt. Agamenticus Summit

May 27th - Memorial Day Parade
From St. Christopher's Church to First Parish Cemetery

June 2024

June 1st - Old York Garden Club Plant Sale
200 US Rte. 1 at Goodrich Park

June 1st - Nat'l Trails Day at Mt. Agamenticus
More Information

June 1st - York Hospital 5K
Registration & Information

 June 8th - Family Health & Fitness Day
8:00am - Free Event at Beach Ball Field

June 13th - Community Work Day at Mt. A
Invasive Species Management
More Information

June 27th - Center for Wildlife
Nature's Nightshift
More Information


July 2024

July 4th - Four on the 4th Road Race
Sponsored by York Rotary
To Register

July 4th - Ellis Park Concert
6:30pm-8:30pm - Big Picture Band

July 4th - Fireworks at Short Sands

July 12th - Ellis Park Concert
6:30pm-8:30pm - ELVIS

July 26th-August 4th - Lighting of the Nubble
The lighthouse will be outlined in white lights all week!

July 28th - York Days 5K
Information and Registration


August 2024

August 3rd - Nubble Light Challenge
9:00am - Swim from Long Sands to Short Sands
For More Information Click Here

August 3rd & 4th - York Days Craft Fair
York Beach Ball Field

August 3rd - Ellis Park Concert
6:30pm-8:30pm - Amherst Town Band

August 4th - Ellis Park Concert
6:30pm-8:30pm - 60's Invasion

August 4th - Fireworks
9:00pm at Short Sands Beach

August 6th - National Night Out
5:00pm-8:00pm at Bog Road Athletic Fields 

August 17th - York Village Fire Department Parade & Muster
Noon - Parade from Lower Woodbridge to York Public Library. Muster to follow at Moulton Park.

August 31st - Beach Bonfire Benefit
6:00pm-10:00pm - Long Sands Beach



September 2024

September 21st & 22nd - Battle at the Beach!
Pickleball Tournament
More Information Here

September 21st - Mt. A 5K/1 Mile Trail Challenge
Registration & Information Click Here



October 2024

October 25th - Festival of Frights Parade and Trunk or Treat!
Parade Leaves Short Sands Basketball Courts at 4:30pm to the Center for Active Living for Trunk or Treat! No registration necessary, all ghouls, ghosts, and goblins welcome!!

October 30th - Trick or Treat Night!!



November 2024

November 11th - Veteran's Breakfast

November 30th-February 1st - Nubble Holiday Lights
4:00pm-Midnight, daily




December 2024

December 7th - Festival of Lights Parade






Check here for a calendar view of upcoming events in York. 

If you have an event that is open to the public that you want to be part of the community calendar, please complete the form at the bottom of this page.


Mt A Community Work Days

Saturdays, 9:00am-12:30pm

June 1st:
It’s National Trails Day!

July 13th:
Invasive Species Management!

September 21st:
5K / 1 Mile Trail Challenge 

October 19th:
Shrubland Management 

Adopt-a-Trail Anytime! 

More Information Click Here


Center for Wildlife Programs

Meet at the Mt. A Summit

June 27th:
Nature's Nightshift

August 10th:
Bug Brigade!

September 28th:
Eyes Like a Hawk

October 24th:
Halloween in Nature

Registration & Information Click Here



Ellis Park Concert Series

July & August
6:30pm-8:30pm at the Gazebo

See Full Schedule Here


York Gateway Farmer's Market

Saturdays - 9:00am to 1:00pm
1 Stonewall Lane

For Information Click Here


York Library Happenings

May 18th - 1:00pm-3:00pm
Murder on Our Minds: Characters, Plotting, and Research in Crime Writing

Check out all Library Happenings Here


York Land Trust

May 18th - Habitats at Highland Farm
321 Cider Hill Road, York

May 24th - Invasive Plant Species Workday
321 Cider Hill Road, York

For Information Click Here


York Education Foundation

June 6th
Bocce Tournament at The Rough

September 12th
Golf Tournament at York Golf & Tennis Club

If you have an event that is open to the community and would like to add it to the calendar, please fill out the information, and give us at least 1-2 weeks advanced notice.