Maine’s lobsteboat race season kicks off today


Gentlemen, start your engines. Yup. Maine’s lobsterboat racing season kicks off with races today, Sat. June 19, in Boothbay Harbor and tomorrow, Sun. June 20, in Rockland. And you thought NASCAR was hot; wait until you see these souped-up puppies vrooom across ocean waters.

Here’s the rest of the schedule:

July 3: Moosebec Reach, Beals Island/Jonesport

July 10: Searsport

July 11: Stonington

July 24: Friendship

July 25: Harpswell

August 14: Winter Harbor

August 15: Pemaquid

August 22: Portland