News : Kittery Block Party scheduled for June 18

Apr 11, 2011

By Deborah McDermott

Portsmouth Herald (Seacoast Online)

KITTERY, Maine — Imagine downtown blocked off from traffic on a sunny Saturday in early summer, the area thronging with all sorts of people there to enjoy great food, music, children's activities and lots of camaraderie.

That's exactly what will be happening June 18 when the first Kittery Block Party takes place in what is planned to be an annual event. This year, the theme will be "Building Bridges," appropriate as Kittery works to forge its identity in light of the upcoming Memorial Bridge replacement. "Kittery is such a spunky town. This is a great way to celebrate that," said Michael Landgarten, who owns both Bob's Clam Hut and Robert's Maine Grill in Kittery. To continue reading, check out the Seacoast Online website!