2018 Events


Thanks to our generous Season Sponsors:


All events at the RFA Lakeside Theater unless otherwise specified.

Feb 1   Opening Reception for Janice Adler  5-7 PM, Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery, Exhibit continues through Feb 25, 2018.

Feb 23 – 24  Yankee Doodle DIVA  Fri-Sat – 7:30 PM, Sun matinee – 2 PM

Mar 30   Isobel Straub Solo Art Exhibit  5-6:30 PM, at the Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery, The exhibit continues through May 22.

Mar 30 – 31  Lakeside Dance Academy Spring Concert  7 PM

May 24  Opening Reception for Melissa Shea & Elizabeth Hunter – Fiber Artists at the Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery. The exhibit continues through June 26.

May 25 – 27   GRAND OPENING of Digital Movies  Memorial Day Weekend, Shows at 5 & 8 PM each day, specials and giveaways!

Jun 1  Rangeley Community Chorus Concert  7 PM, Church of the Good Shepherd

Jun 6  Student Music Recital  6:30 PM

Jun 27   Youth Ensemble of New England  7 PM, Church of the Good Shepherd

June 28  Opening Reception for Helen Farrar & Nancy Barron at Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery  5-7 PM. The exhibit continues through July 30.

Jun 29-Jul 1,
Jul 6-8     “Annie”   7 PM, July 8 is a 2 PM Matinee, Community Musical Theater Production

Jul 3   Sami Stevens and Kazemde George – Jazz Vocals and Sax,  7 PM

Jul 5   Julian Garguilo   Pianist, 7 PM, Church of the Good Shepherd

Jul 9-13   Drama Camp  9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Jul 9-11  Love, Work and Knowledge – The Life and Trials of Wilhelm Reich  Independent Film, One Show at 7 PM each night

Jul 12   RFA 50th Anniversary Fundraiser: Moondance – Van Morrison Tribute Band –  5:30 PM at Private Homes & The Theater

Jul 14  Rangeley’s First Settlers-Eunice Lakeman Hoar  Jude Lamb in a One-Woman Live Performance, in partnership with the Rangeley Historical Society, 7 PM

Jul 17  RFA Street Dance  Featuring JoJo & the Bros, with special Guests: Sheherazade, 6:30 – 10 PM, Pond Street, Rangeley

Jul 17-18  19th Century Rangeley in 3D  Film Experience in partnership with the Rangeley Historical Society, One Show at 7 PM each night.

Jul 19  The Home Road – Indie Film by Tonya Sheverell, Director’s Q&A to follow, 7 PM

Jul 21  Tim & Sarah Macek and Friends – A Chamber Music Concert, 7 PM, Church of the Good Shepherd

Jul 26-27, 29-30   RFA DIVA Show   7:30 PM, Community Theater Production

Jul 30 – Aug 3   TEEN Drama Week  9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Aug 2  Art in August  10 AM-4 PM, Oquossoc Park in downtown Oquossoc

Aug 2  Westerhoff Family Foundation Concert   7 PM, Church of the Good Shepherd

Aug 4  Opening Reception for Pamela Jo Ellis at the Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery.  The exhibit continues through September 15.

Aug 5-8   MIFF in the Mountains  The Best of the Maine International Film Festival, Films & Details TBA

Aug 6-10  Westerhoff/RFA Music Camp 9 AM – 3 PM

Aug 7  RFA Home Tour & Taste of Rangeley   Tour: 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM, Taste: 3:30 PM, Area Homes and the Loon Lodge Inn & Restaurant

Aug 17-20  “Self-Storage: The Contents of Our Lives” – A World Premiere Community Theater Production, 7 PM

Aug 24  Rangeley Community Chorus Concert   7 PM, Church of the Good Shepherd

Aug 25   Bob Marley – Maine Comedian – Two Shows: 7 & 9 PM

Aug 31   Maine Outdoor Film Festival  7 PM, part of the Trail Town Festival

Sept 14-15   Western Mountain Photography Show  The Rangeley Inn and Tavern

Oct 6   Dave Mello Blues Trio   7 PM, part of Rangeley Americana Music Fest

Oct 7   JJ Appleton and Jason Ricci    7 PM, part of Rangeley Americana Music Fest

Dec 9  Walk to Bethlehem Annual Pageant  5:30/6:00, The Rangeley Inn & Church of the Good Shepherd

Dec 14  Rangeley Community Chorus Holiday Concert  7 PM, Church of the Good Shepherd


Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery:  A new exhibition space displaying rotating exhibits from Memorial Day through October featuring local and regional artists in the lobby of the theater.

During the school year – September through June – the RFA supports student lessons in dance, vocal and instrumental music as well as student workshops, assembly programs and cultural trips at the Rangeley Lakes Regional School.

RFA Lakeside Theater: 2493 Main Street
Church of the Good Shepherd: 2614 Main Street
Lakeside Contemporary Art Gallery: located in the Lobby of the RFA Lakeside Theater
Oquossoc Park: corner of Rts 4 & 17 in Oquossoc Village
Pond Street: off Main Street in Downtown Rangeley