Lineup announced for Aug. 6 Rangeley tour and taste event

RANGELEY — The homes for the Rangeley Friend of the Arts annual Home Tour and Taste of Rangeley have been finalized. The homes on the tour include Finlandia Lodge and Cabins, The Floating Nomad Houseboat, Fieldstone Cottages, the Farmhouse Inn (Lakeview Farm/Ellis Farm) and the Mountain Star Estate.
The tour will be open Aug. 6, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. The tour is sponsored by Experience Rangeley Magazine.
Tickets for the tour are on sale at the RFA Lakeside Theater box office 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday, and online at Tickets may also be bought on the day of the tour at any of the tour sites.
Tour booklets are available online or at the box office. Local chefs and restaurants are donating samples of their fare for the Taste of Rangeley, which will occur this year at the individual homes. The after-party will include desserts, coffees and cocktails at Mountain Star Estate at 3:30 p.m. with entertainment by Katie Tressler, accompanied by Don Mantovani at the keyboard.
All proceeds go toward the RFA’s art education programs for local youth, which includes summer drama and music camps, residencies at the Rangeley School, and trips to the Portland Museum of Art, the Portland Symphony and to live theater presentations.
The RFA also subsidizes private music and dance lessons for local students. For tickets and information, visit www.rangeleyarts,org. RFA is a nonprofit arts organization “Bringing the Arts to Life” in the region.