The 17th annual “Art at the Beach” is set as always the second Saturday in August and will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13 on the Route 1 grounds of the Whale’s Tooth Pub, thanks again to owners Dorothy and Rob Newcomb.

This well received and anticipated art show features Maine artists displaying their works of local and regional scenes of Maine and more. Everyone is invited to come spend a day at the beach browsing fine art and enjoying the view. Lunch will be available at the pub.

Exhibiting artists include J.M. Rogers, Jim O’Reilly, Rose Wood, Jim Wolfrum, Marie and Don Boyer, Pam Wendells, Gina Knight, Claire Robichaud, Lois Hill, Laura Taskeiko and Charles Ricciardi.

For more information about this event, contact Judi Rogers at 789-5682 or fellow organizer Jim O’Reilly at 789-5212. The rain date is Sunday, Aug. 14.

VillageSoup Art/Entertainment Editor Dagney Ernest can be reached at 207-594-4401 or by email to