The 70th Maine Lobster Festival will accept entries for its Open Juried Art Show Monday, July 31, between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Camden National Bank, 300 Main St.

Any medium is allowed, and anyone is allowed — and encouraged — to enter. Entry fee for students up to age 18 is $5, and there is a two-entry limit per student. For all amateur and professional artists, the fee is $20, with the same two-entry limit per artist.

Entries will be displayed Tuesday through Sunday, Aug. 1 through 6; the art will be judged Wednesday, Aug. 2, opening day of the festival. Applications and more detailed guidelines can be found on the festival website, For more information, contact Susan Johnson at or 542-6933.

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