Skowhegan Moose Festival

Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 at 7:00am

  207-612-2571
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To celebrate, nonprofit Main Street Skowhegan is coordinating the weekend-long Skowhegan Moose Festival. The festival will include exhibits, demonstrations, competitions, kids’ activities, local food trucks, live music, and more.

Schedule of Events:

Morning Activities:

- Vendors
- Food trucks
- Hunting exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Fishing exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Outdoor recreation exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Maple syrup demonstrations and samples
- Children's activities, including a climbing wall and a petting zoo
- Children's coloring contest
- Moose-calling demonstration or competition
- Archery, shooting, and fly-casting competitions
- Seminar for outdoorswomen
- Primitives skills demonstration
- Seminar on training your dog to find moose sheds
- Operation Game Thief
- Chainsaw carving demonstration sponsored by Nickerson Yard Maintenance
- Woodsmen's demonstration or competition sponsored by AtWork Personnel Services
- Photo contest
- Artisan show and sale

Afternoon Activities:

Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife Moose Permit Lottery (2-6 p.m.)

- Vendors
- Food trucks
- Silent and live auctions
- Hunting exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Fishing exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Outdoor recreation exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Maple syrup demonstrations and samples
- Cooking with local harvest class and/or demonstration
- Photo contest
- Artisan show and sale

Evening Activities:

- Country music concert
- Vendors
- Food trucks
- Hunting exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Fishing exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Outdoor recreation exhibits, demonstrations, and instruction
- Silent and live auctions
- Maple syrup demonstrations and samples
- Cooking with local harvest class and/or demonstration
- Photo contest
- Artisan show and sale