4/11/2022 COVID Update: The State of Maine no longer requires masking or proof of vaccination to attend any public events, but individual venues are free to do so. For the latest information, visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention or the State of Maine’s COVID site.

Art in the Park: Spray Bottle Art

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Discover the art of a spray bottle in the outdoors where you can get a wee bit messy! Spray bottle art encourages thinking about shape, form, and silhouette. Plus, it is fun for all ages. This program will be cancelled if there is inclement weather. Art in the Park, a program of Common Street Arts […]

Free

Art in the Park: Paper Airplanes

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

How do you make a paper airplane that really flies well? Come try out 5 different great airplane designs with our dedicated volunteers to show you how it is done! This program will be cancelled if there is inclement weather. Art in the Park, a program of Common Street Arts is designed to foster creativity […]

Free

Art in the Park

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Art in the Park: Watercolor Planets The summer theme at the library is a “Universe of Stories”, inspired by space and all things astronomy. Get creative with some space themed planet making! What would a planet look like that you designed? Come create a little planet of your very own. This program will be cancelled […]

Free

Hogs for Hounds

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Enjoy a Motorcycle Ride and Toy & Treat Drive to benefit the Humane Society Waterville Area. Registration opens at 9 a.m. at RiverWalk, with the ride beginning at 10 a.m. Lastly, enjoy a BBQ and concert at North Country Harley-Davidson at noon! Cost: $20 single, $30 double

$20 – $30

Art in the Park: Paper Page Pets

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

We love the Waterville Public Library! The library is at the Farmers’ Market each week with a mobile book mobile. This week we will make little bookmarks called paper page pets to help you keep your place with your summer reading. This program will be cancelled if there is inclement weather.

Free

Art in the Park: Popcorn Art

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

In honor of the incredible Maine International Film Festival, join us as we make popcorn art! Popcorn is a terrific healthy snack but it can also be used as the basis to create flower blossoms, paintings and more! (Don’t worry, we will have some for snacking too.) This program will be cancelled if there is […]

Free

Art in the Park

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Sun Prints Celebrate summer and the heat of our home star by making sun prints at art in the park. This unique project uses paper that undergoes a chemical change when exposed to sun light to creates beautiful prints. Each print uses natural objects including leaves, flowers and ferns! This program will be cancelled if […]

Free

Art in the Park: Plan Your Garden

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Design a little garden map and plant seeds to begin your own garden. Art in the Park is a free, weekly program that takes place each Thursday during the Farmers' Market. MORE

Free

Farmers Market Story-Time

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Join us each Thursday this summer from 3:30-5:30, weather permitting, at the Downtown Waterville Farmers Market! Someone from the Waterville Public Library will be there every week to read stories or sing songs with the kids! FMI: Call 872-5433 or email ldavis@watervillelibrary.org.

Free

Art in the Park: Apple Tree Prints

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Did you know that there are hundreds of apple varieties from Maine? Create unique prints from apples and blossoms! Art in the Park is a free, weekly program that takes place each Thursday during the Farmers' Market. MORE

Free

Art in the Park: Farm Animal Wind Socks

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Pigs, sheep and goats, oh my! The exhibition, Lost + Found: Photographs by Susan Metzger on view at Common Street Arts gallery, celebrates the simple and humble landscapes of Maine. Create a cool wind sock for your house or yard that are inspired by the awesome domestic farm animals that can be found this exhibition. […]

Free

Waterville Green Drinks

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Green Drinks Mission "To foster a community among young professionals" We encourage you to join June 11 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. At RiverWalk at Head of Falls Front St., Waterville, ME We suggest a $5.00 donation to support the RiverWalk maintenance Don't forget your Vessel! Waterville Green Drinks is presented by KV Connect and […]

$5

Art in the Park: Lilac Paintings

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Art in the Park is back! This week, discover what plants are found on old farms in Maine and create lilac paintings in a pointillism style. Art in the Park is a free, weekly program that takes place each Thursday during the Farmers' Market. MORE

Free

Central Maine Pride Festival

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Our fifth annual Pride Festival will have an expanded lineup of performers, musicians, and speakers as well as the annual tradition of recognizing one of our awesome allies!

Free

Memorial Day Parade

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

The Waterville Memorial Day parade will be start at 10 a.m. Participants will assemble at Head of Falls at 9 a.m. The parade will proceed to Veterans Memorial Park, where there will be a ceremony. The event typically concludes by noon. For any questions related to the Memorial Day Parade, contact the Florest J. Pare […]

Free

Colby Cares Day Barbecue

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Come join Colby Students for a community-wide barbecue featuring free food tastings and entertainment Saturday, April 20th at Head of the Falls on Front Street. We will have activities for children as well as small samples from local vendors, including Selah Tea, Jorgensens, Portland Pie, Silver Street Tavern, Opa, and Hilman’s Bakery. The barbecue will […]

Free

RiverWalk Ribbon Cutting at Head of Falls

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Join the City of Waterville for the official ribbon cutting of the RiverWalk at Head of Falls with the Honorable George J. Mitchell. This event is free and open to the public.

Free

Let’s Go! Family Fun Celebration

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Printable Version of the Family Fun Poster Celebrate the 2017/2018 Let's Go! Family Fun Series and kick off a new program year with these fun activities: 5-2-1-0 games and activities Kite making and flying (free kits for first 200 kids!) Trail Walks Musical Petting Zoo And More!!! The $500 L.L. Bean Gift Card winner will […]

Free

Central Maine Pride Festival

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

The Central Maine Pride festival returns this year to a new location — Head of Falls in downtown Waterville. The festival will kick off with a rally at noon followed by a festival with a silent auction, vendors, food and community — all are welcome! For more information, visit the Central Maine Pride Facebook Page.

Harvest Fest

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Waterville Main Street is proud to present the 14th Annual Harvest Fest, hosted in the heart of downtown Waterville at historic Head of Falls on Front Street. This event presents the perfect opportunity for the entire community to come together in celebration of this season’s bountiful harvest. Harvest Fest 2016 promises something for everyone. Efforts […]

Let’s Go! Fly a Kite!

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Come share in the joy of kite flying, a fun activity for kids and adults of all ages! Make and fly your own kite (free kit for first 200 kids) with Common Street Arts and the Nor'easter Kite Club. And don't miss Kites Over New England's spectacular display of giant kites along the river's edge! […]

Free

Easter Egg Hunt – Head of Falls

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Please join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt. Children ages 3-7 will be able to hunt for eggs (10,000 of them) filled with candy and toys in the parking lot at Head of Falls. Don’t miss your chance to meet the Easter Bunny! The Easter Egg Hunt will start promptly at 10:00 am. Please […]

Free

Harvest Fest + Festival of the Falls

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Join Waterville Main Street, Waterville Creates! and Festival at the Falls as we celebrate a family day of fun filled activities for the entire family. We will have pumpkin carving, pumpkin bowling, scarecrow making, hay rides, music, crafters, delicious food and much, much more!

Free

LET’S GO! Celebration and Family Fun Walk

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Inland’s 4th series will kick off on Saturday, September 12 at Head of Falls with a LET’S GO! Celebration and Family Fun Walk at 1pm. Join us for this free event to learn about Inland Hospital’s LET’S GO! Family Fun Series, celebrate 2014-2015, kick-off the new series with a fun walk and other activities, and […]

Free

Carnival

Head of Falls Temple Street at Front Street, Waterville, ME

Carnival at the Head of Falls:  The rumors are true! Smokey's Greater Shows will be making a comeback at the Head of Falls (just like all those years ago!) for a fundraiser for the Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers. The carnival will be held Thursday through Sunday, June 11-14. The hours will be Thursday […]

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