December is quickly approaching and by now you'd best be pullin' down your winter clothes box guess what - it's Ugly Sweater Season. Maine knows you're dying to don your cringefest clothing and has provided a litany of opportunities for you to do so. Starting this weekend and going straight through til Christmas weekend, I dare you to make it to all of these events (many of them free to attend!)

12/1 - Ugly Sweater 5k in Falmouth

12/1 - Ugly Sweater Yappy Hour at Deck House Sports Tavern in Windham

12/1 - Ugly Sweater Dance Party at Port City Music Hall

12/8 - Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl through Portland

12/8 - Ugly Sweater Party at Ri Ra

12/13 - Ugly Sweater Party at Nosh in Portland

12/14 - Ugly Sweater Party at Flight Deck Brewing

12/14 - Ugly Sweater Party at Foundation Brewing

12/21 - Ugly Sweater Party at The Front Room

12/23 - Ugly Sweater Party at Funky Bow Brewery

That enough for ya? If you don't have an Ugly Sweater collection to support your party appetite, here's a tutorial on how to spruce up (or uglify) any old Christmas sweater.