The Margaretta Days Festival is happening on Saturday, June 10 all day long at the University of Maine in Machias. This event celebrates the American Revolution Downeast, specifically the Battle of the Margaretta, the first naval battle of the American Revolution, the beginning of the U.S. Merchant Marines and the Battle of the Rim. This annual festival in Machias encourages everyone to enjoy traveling back in time to life in 1775. History comes alive with an encampment of soldier re-enactors and period demonstrations. For more information, visit www.margarettadays.com.