MILBRIDGE, Maine (WABI) – Milbridge Days is back, Saturday was the big finale with the parade and later on, fireworks.
After missing last year, the event returned with record numbers.
“Typically we start planning with a year in advance. We only had two and a half to three months to plan this. However the community came together. There was so much pent up energy, people wanting to get outdoors. Couldn’t ask for a better day than this by the way. It never rains on Milbridge Days, that’s the old statement,” said Richard Bondurant, Volunteer Organizer.
The streets are lined with games and activities for kids.
“People are excited. We printed up almost 700 schedules and maps. They were gone in the first hour so that’s pretty exciting,” said Bondurant.
“It means a lot to us. I’ve been attending Milbridge Days since I was a kid. Obviously since I was a kid and it’s so much fun to watch it grow. It kind of had dwindled down…