Light a Candle Holiday Festival 

It’s going to be a weekend of fun, food, and fundraising in Bar Harbor.The United World Citizens are holding their annual Light a Candle Holiday Festival.Proceeds from the event will go to benefit a variety of local and international non-profit organizations.There will be live music and entertainment, including a magician and belly dancing.There will also be a silent auction with items up for bid ranging from restaurant gift certificates and hotel stays to jewelry.A variety of merchandise from the product line “Global Mamas” will also be on sale.”It’s gorgeous stuff and it sells well even if it weren’t for a good cause, but it’s doubly nice. We buy wholesale from them, it helps these women in Africa come out of poverty and then we sell retail to raise money for all of our causes.” says Bobbie Lynn Hutchins, Director of United World Citizens.The event takes place at the Bar Harbor Municipal Building on Cottage Street in Bar Harbor. It runs Saturday from 10:00AM to 8:00PM, and Sunday from 11:00AM to 7:00PM.