Charlie Chaplin Festival Begins Today

The Charlie Chaplin Festival begins today in Waterville.

The parade and official opening gets underway at 7 o’clock at the Charlie Chaplin statue, before a trad concert from 8pm.

The event continues Friday through Sunday, with many guest speakers across the weekend.

Karl Spain and Kevin McGahern will star in tomorrow night’s comedy show, while there’ll be musical performances from Hermitage Green and Jake Carter.