2017 Homecoming Loon Festival July 20th – 23rd.

Don’t miss Lincoln’s premier family-friendly summer festival, with food, music, artisans/crafters, food vendors, train rides, beach events and activities for the kids. Featured events include the Redneck Regatta, 70th Annual River Drivers’ Supper, Basketball Tournament, music, Fireworks Show, and much more.


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Please click here to download the 2017 Homecoming Vendor Form.

Download the Homecoming Parade Registration 17.

Download the REDNECK REGATTA RULES here.

Download the  2017 Redneck Regatta Registration form here.



Thursday July 20

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

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

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

4pm: 70th 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.

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

7pm-9pm: Dance Fitness Party. Junior high tennis courts (MJH gym if it rains) $10.00 adults, $5.00 students. All proceeds benefit Champion the Cure.


 Friday July 21

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

11am: Artisans and Crafters at Region III parking lot.

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

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

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

3pm and 5pm: Maine author Michelle Patch will read her children’s book , The Boston Terrier Who Thought He Was a Loon, at the Lincoln Memorial Library

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.

4pm-7pm: Wildwoods band at Veterans’ Memorial Square.

6pm-8pm: Colossal Ice Cream eating contest, Tim Horton’s.

8pm-11pm:   Adult dance at Veterans’ Memorial Square music by the Errol Libby Band.


Saturday July 22

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

8am-4pm: Gary Gordon Fishing Derby.   Register at Lincoln Motors. Call (207)290-7373 or (207)290-0387 for more info.

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

10-2pm: Roaming Railroad Train Rides. Free rides around downtown. See all the

goings on from the comfort of a breezy train ride!

10am-2pm: the Friends of the Lincoln Memorial Library will be hosting ten Maine authors at the library to showcase their books, sell and sign books and more. This is a fundraiser for the Friends of the Lincoln Memorial Library.

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

11am-4pm:  Golden Key Senior Center presents the Crayon Box Carnival at Ballard Hill.  Family fun with bounce house, games, prizes, and 50/50 raffle.

11am: 2017 Annual Homecoming parade. ‘Experience the Four Seasons of Lincoln’

1pm: Historical Society Auction at Veterans’ Memorial Square.  Bring a chair to the auction in the square!

1-2pm:   Machias Savings Bank presents Moose Maine-iah Monster Truck. Stop by their downtown location for photo opportunities!

1:30pm: 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.

2pm:  Moose Maine-iah Monster Truck giving rides at Goding Field behind Hannaford. $8 per person.

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 for more info.

4:30-6:15pm: Jacob Smalley Band at Cobb Field.

6pm: Annual Alumni dinner at Mattanawcook Academy

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

7pm-8:30pm: Pre-fireworks show with AC/DC Tribute band, Back In Black at Cobb Field. presented by Machias Savings Bank.

9:15ish: Grand fireworks show on Mattanawcook Lake at Cobb Field.


Sunday July 23

1pm:  Day 2 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.