Memorial Day Parades
Presque Isle Memorial Day Parade - parade begins at 10:00am at UMPI and goes north on Main Street, stopping at North Street. Main Stree (Rte 1) will be closed approximately one hour. Traffic should use Centerline Road to avoid this delay.
Mapleton Memorial Day Parade - parade begins at 2:00pm. Parade starts on Dudley Road and ends at Mapleton Elementary School. Mapleton Road (Route 163) will be closed at 2:00 pm for approximately one hour on Monday, May 29th from Dudley Road to the Mapleton Elementary School. Eastbound traffic may detour in Ashland to Route 227. Westbound traffic may detour on Garland Road, north to Route 227
Area Wide Yard Sale
Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce
3 Houlton Road, Presque Isle, ME 04769
Maps will also be available at Presque Isle grocery stores and banks.
Light Parade Video
Click here to watch the light parade video.
Welcome to "The County"
Central Aroostook County, where you set the pace!
You can fly directly from Boston to Presque Isle in a little over an hour! Cars are available at the airport and you are on your way to the getaway of a lifetime!
Central Aroostook County offers beauty and interesting vistas every season. As the leaves change color and start to drop we prepare for the incredible snowmobile season, cross country skiing, alpine skiing, biathlons, skating, star gazing and more. There is nothing that compares with star gazing and the Northern Lights in Aroostook County.
Buy Your Gifts Locally
If you aren't sure what to buy someone you want to give a gift pick up some Gift Checks from the Central Aroostook Chamber and the recipients can shop at any business that is a member of the Caribou or Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce. Denominations are $10, $25 $50. You can buy them online as well! Gift checks have no expiry date and can be used at over 70 businesses in Central Aroostook.