Mount Desert Island entertainment

Live Music in Bar Harbor

Lompoc Café

Order a glass of local pale ale and everyone's favorite mussels, then watch bluegrass, indie rock, jazz or folk musicians play on the patio of this arty cafe and bar (bands kick off at 10pm). Or down a burger and pl…
Cinema in Bar Harbor

Reel Pizza Cinerama

Sip a local microbrew and munch on pizzas ($15 to $24) with cinematic names, like Casino Royale (artichoke hearts, sundried tomatoes and zucchini) and Hawaii 5-0 (ham, pineapple and macadamia nuts), while watching a…
Comedy in Bar Harbor


Fancy a laugh? This improv club hosts improvised theater shows nightly and gets excellent reviews. In July and August, the 8pm show is family-friendly, with a later show at 10pm. It's an intimate venue, so it pays t…
Theater in Bar Harbor

Criterion Theater

Look out for new-release movies, concerts and one-off events (comedy nights, puppet shows) at this charming downtown theater, built in 1932 and rich in art-deco style.