Down East 2013 ©
The Penobscot Marine Museum showcases live music, performances, and fashion at a Nautical Fashion and Variety Show at the Strand Theatre. The show features songs by noted folk musician Doug Day and Sweet Chariot, fresh from their annual folk festival on Swans Island, as well as piano playing by Camden’s ragtime master Glenn Jenks. John Burstein, known to children and parents around the country as Slim Goodbody of PBS and Nickelodeon fame, directs the show and serve as master of ceremonies. Fashions will be provided by Admiral’s Buttons, fourTWELVE, the Grasshopper Shop, Hamilton Marine, House of Logan, Josephine, Leonard’s, and more. The show also will include special outfits by Meredith Alex of Madgirl Designs, Beth Bowley, Greg Tinder of Tsarevich Furs, Mary Jane Mucklestone, Julie Stackpole, Ken Sawyer of Yarkitecture, and artist Eric Hopkins. The show begins at 7:30 p.m.