The new outdoor event center Cider Hill Farm will host its inaugural Locavore Festival Saturday, July 13, from noon to 10:30 p.m. This all-day event highlights the best of local food, music and the arts in a fun, family-friendly setting. Gates will open 11:30 a.m., rain or shine.

Musical acts will include Waldoboro’s own Ale House String Band, Mid Life Crisis and the Teacups; Jefferson's WoodSong; Camden’s Mostly Brothers; Pitch Black Ribbons of Machias; and Boothbay’s jam/funk ensemble the Spaceheaters. A variety of local artisans will be on site to share creations ranging from fiber, metal, glass and canvas crafts. Local food and drink will be provided by Harvest Moon Pizza, Oyster River Winegrowers, the Narrows Tavern and the Village Bakery & Café.

Advance tickets to the event are $12, $10 for students; tickets at the gate will be $15, with children younger than 12 admitted free. Advance tickets are available at the Narrows Tavern and Village Bakery in Waldoboro.

Cider Hill Farm is located at 72 Medomak Terrace. For more information, visit the Cider Hill Farms or Locavore Festival Facebook pages.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115 or