Fort Williams in the News

  • June 11, 2014

    Cape Elizabeth graduates 123 at Fort Williams

    CAPE ELIZABETH - Along with roars of laughter, tears and plenty of sunshine, 123 Cape Elizabeth High School seniors marched across the field at Fort Williams Park on Sunday to accept their diplomas and to celebrate turning the page to the next chapter ...

  • April 2, 2014

    Cape Elizabeth man honors Revolutionary War ancestors – Press Herald

    Press HeraldCape Elizabeth man honors Revolutionary War ancestorsPress HeraldJohn Thomas plays taps while other members of the military stand at attention at Fort Williams Park to honor the military service of eight men who fought in the American Revol...

  • February 27, 2014

    Town considers $150000 plan for renovations around famed Portland Head Light – Bangor Daily News

    The lighthouse view project at Fort Williams Park, presented at a Town Council workshop, includes a new pedestrian pathway, picnic tables, parking, bus drop-off, relocated food vendor area, information building, stone seating and landscape adjustments.

  • January 29, 2014

    Vans may pay new park fees

    Now two years old, that fee may soon get an update. At its most recent meeting, the Fort Williams Advisory Commission voted unanimously to add vans to the list of tour buses and trolley cars that must pay to visit ... be awarded no later than March 5.


    August 31, 2014
    Labor Day Weekend Art Show

    The Labor Day Weekend Art Show is where local artists display their original works for sale. This event will be held on Sunday Aug. 31 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with a rain date of Sept. 1. Free admission and parking.