34th Annual Maine Maple Sunday - Mar. 21, 2017
This weekend Maine will celebrate its 34th annual Maine Maple Sunday on March 26, 2017. The annual event is held every fourth Sunday of March. Participating sugarhouses will be open for visitors to enjoy freshly made maple syrup and candy, demonstrations of syrup production, sugarbush tours and a variety of other family activities.
545,000 gallons were produced last year, worth $17.4 million
Maine's industry has an annual statewide economic contribution, including multiplier effects, of an estimated $48.7 million in output, 805 full-and part-time jobs, and $25.1 million in labor income
Maine has the third largest syrup industry in this country.
Maine has the largest maple producing county in the country
Somerset County Maine has around 1.4 million taps
For more Information www.maine.gov/dacf