2018  Lincoln Loon Festival July 19-22nd. Don’t miss Lincoln’s Premier family-friendly summer festival! Featuring food, music, artisans/crafters, train rides, beach events, and activities for the kids! Featured events include: The Redneck Regatta, 71st Annual River Drivers’ Supper, 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament, Live Music and Fireworks at Cobb Field and much more!

Do you want to be a Vendor at this year’s Loon Festival? Would you like to be a part of our awesome Loon Festival Parade? The theme this year is “Loon-Di Gras”!

2018 Lincoln Loon Festival Vendor Form

2018 Lincoln Loon Festival Parade Registration

Download these forms and bring them into the Town Office.
These forms are also available at the Town Office.

Questions? Please call Ruth Birtz, Events and Tourism Committee Chairperson 794-3372

You can also mail the forms to:

Town of Lincoln C/ORuth Birtz
63 Main St.
Lincoln, ME 04457



Thursday, July 19

8am-2pm: Friends of the Lincoln Memorial Library book sale – Library.

9am-3pm: Open House at Lincoln Historical Society.







11 am: Vendors, Bounce House, and kiddie games at Veterans’ Memorial Square (All Day).

4 pm: 71st Annual River Drivers’ Supper at Ludden Field. Bean hole beans, reflector oven biscuits, coleslaw, hot dogs, chips, coffee, punch and water and desserts by the riverside. Sponsored by the First Congo Church Men’s Club and Pilgrim Daughters. Supper will be moved to the Congo Church if it rains.








7 pm-10 pm:  Teen Dance at Veterans’ Memorial Square with DJ Chuck Foster.

 Friday, July 20

9 am-3 pm: Open House at Lincoln Historical Society.

11 am: Vendors, Bounce House, and kiddie games at Veterans’ Memorial Square (All Day).

 11:30-7 pm: Roaming Railroad train rides. See what’s happening from the comfort of a care-free ride around downtown.







Noon-3 pm: Children’s beach events at Prince Thomas Park. Water balloon toss, life jacket relay, messy obstacle course, and CANDY!!!!

4pm-6pm:  BBQ at Steaks N’ Stuff parking lot benefiting Community Kids. BBQ chicken, potato salad, coleslaw, baked beans, and drinks. $7.00 for adults. Kids 12 and under $5.00.

1:30 pm-4 pm: The Wildwoods Band will be performing at Veterans’ Memorial Square. They are a central Maine band who play country music and a little rock n’ roll.






5-8 pm- Adult Dance at Veterans’ Memorial Square featuring the Errol Libby Band.






8pm-11pm:  90’s Dance Party Featuring The Shizzle-  The Shizzle is a themed Dance Band that plays Pop, Hip Hop, R&B hits from the 80’s to the present with live musicians. They are based out of central Maine, and they are excited to get the party started in Lincoln at the Loon Festival! This takes place at Cobb Field.






Saturday, July 21

6-9 am: Annual Mason’s Breakfast at the Masonic Lodge. Pancakes, bacon, sausage, coffee, and juice.

8 am-12 pm: The Lincoln Memorial Library will be open, stop in to view our wide array of all things Loon!

10-7 pm: Roaming Railroad Train Rides. Free rides around downtown, except during parade. See all the goings on from the comfort of a breezy train ride!

10 am:- The Children’s Parade is back! The parade will be starting at the Public Safety Building and will end at the Lincoln Memorial Library where you can watch the Loon Festival Parade! Come dressed up as your favorite book character (or whatever you would like!)  Decorate your bike, scooter, wagon or stroller and be a part of the fun! Contact Ashley Mitchell with any questions 466-0668, no need to register, just show up ready to have some fun!







11 am: Vendors, Bounce House, and kiddie games at Veterans’ Memorial Square (All Day).

11 am: 2018 Annual Loon Festival Parade. This year’s theme is “Loon-Di Gras!”







12:30 pm: Historical Society Auction at Veterans’ Memorial Square.  Bring a chair to the auction in the square!

1:30 pm: Day one of the 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament at Prince Thomas Park. 15 years old and up, 3 to 5 person teams, $5.00 entry fee. Call 207-794-6548 for more info.







2:00 pm: Downeast Brass Quintet performance at Veterans’ Square.







2:30pm: Redneck Regatta. Sponsored by the Lincoln Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce. Prince Thomas Park beach. Please call 207-794-8065 or go to http://lincolnmechamber.org/ for more info.






4:30-6: 15 pm:  Quicksand Sadie performs at Cobb Field





6 pm: Annual Alumni dinner at Mattanawcook Academy

6:30 pm: Loon calling contest at Cobb Field. Presented by the Lincoln Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce.

7pm-8: 30 pm: Pre-fireworks show with Guns N’ Roses Tribute band, “Guns 4 Roses” at Cobb Field brought to you by Machias Savings Bank.







9:15ish: Grand Fireworks Show on Mattanawcook Lake at Cobb Field.

Sunday, July 22

1 pm:  Day two of the 3 on 3 Basketball tournament at Prince Thomas Park. Double elimination, 15 years old and up, 3 to 5 person teams. $5.00 entry fee. More info call 207-794-6548.