2019  Lincoln Loon Festival July 18th-21st. 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, 72nd 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 “Wicked Mainer”!

2019 Lincoln Loon Festival Vendor Form

Redneck Regatta 2019 Registration Form

Loon Festival Parade Registration Form

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/O Ruth Birtz
29 Main St.
Lincoln, ME 04457



Thursday, July 18

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

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

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

4 pm: 72nd 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.


5:30-7 pm– The Wicked Good Band live at Veterans Memorial Square

7 pm-8 pm:  Paradise live at Veterans Memorial Square

8-10 pm: Low Talker live at Veterans Memorial Square. They play all of your favorite rock, 90’s, funk and jam music hits. They will have something for everyone to enjoy! 

Friday, July 19

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

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

3:00 pm-9 pm: Roaming Railroad train rides. See what’s happening from the comfort of a care-free ride around downtown.

Noon to 5pm- Moose Maine-iah train for children under 10

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

4-5:30 pm – Wildwoods Band at Veterans Memorial Square

4 pm-6 pm:  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.

5:30 pm-7:30 pm: Downeast Brass Quintet Veterans Memorial Square

5 -8 pm: Lincoln Cruise-In at Dysarts.   Come see some beautiful classics and hot rods at Dysarts on West Broadway. Cruise in with your Muscle Cars, Hot Rods, classics and relics! Spectators will vote for the winner, BEST OVERALL 1st, 2nd, 3rd! Prizes will be awarded! This event is FREE! 

5:30 pm:Carl Burrill Post 77 American Legion’s Bingo. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

8 pm-11 pm:  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 20

6:00-9 am: Annual Mason’s Breakfast at the Masonic Lodge. Pancakes,  sausage, coffee,and juice.

7:30 am: Join Maine Audubon for their Annual Loon Count. This will take place at all the lakes. For more information visit Maine Audubon Annual Loon Count.

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

10:30 am: Lego Tent at the Lincoln Memorial Library!  Come play Legos! 

All Day- Full Gospel Tabernacle will be holding children’s activities all day! Located on Fleming St. 

10-2 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 will be starting at the Public Safety Building and will end at the Lincoln Memorial Library where you can watch the Loon Festival Parade! C  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: Our annual Loon Festival Parade. This year’s theme is “Wicked Mainer!” 

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

2:30 pm: The 6th Annual Redneck Regatta! This is a Loon Festival favorite! Contestants make boats out of cardboard and duct tape and race on Beautiful Mattanawcook Pond. The Boat Check in starts at 2:00 pm and the Regatta begins at 2:30 pm. This is a spectacle you won’t want to miss!  Here is the  Redneck Regatta 2019 Registration Form . Call Ruth Birtz at 207 -794-3372 or email assessor@lincolnmaine.org if you have any questions! (graphic) 

1-5 pm – Inflatable obstacle course at Cobb Field

1-7pm– Moose Maine-iah train ride for children under 10

1:30 pm: Lincoln TOPS will be selling cool beverages, chips, and novelties at Cobb Field.
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: Moose Maine-iah Monster Truck  rides behind Hannaford. $8 per ride. 

4:30-6: 15 pm: Ryan Carter Band Performs at Cobb Field 

6 pm: Annual Alumni dinner at Mattanawcook Academy.

6:30-8 pm: Quicksand Sadie Performs at Cobb Field

8pm-til the fireworks : Pre-fireworks show with The Jacob Smalley Band  at Cobb Field 

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

Sunday, July 22

7-9 am – Color Run at MA Track/Walking Trail 

10 am– Morning Service at Cobb Field brought to you by Maranatha Riverside Church 

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.

1-3 pm – Limitless Wrestling LIVE  at Cobb Field! $5 Bring your own lawn chair! (lineup to be announced) 

2:30 pm: Free concert featuring The Stewarts with Brownie Sundaes to follow. Full Gospel Tabernacle 14 Fleming St.