Maple Festival Schedule

Friday, March 24, 2017

Maple Sap Collecting
4:30 p.m., Chez Londorf, Burrill Hill Rd.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Pancake Breakfast
7-10 a.m., Tewksbury Hall, Skowhegan Island
Featuring locally sourced foods including homemade whole-grain pancakes, Somerset County maple syrup, free-range sausage, fresh fruit, and local coffee, tea, cider, and milk. $6 for adults, $4 for children 12 and under.

50/50 Raffle
7 a.m.-7 p.m.
Benefiting revitalization efforts in Skowhegan. Purchase tickets at the breakfast 7-10 a.m., at Country Crow Primitives 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., or at the Skowhegan Rotary Beer, Wine, and Food Tasting 5-7 p.m.

Maple Leaf Hunt
9-3 p.m., Downtown
Pick up a checklist at the Bankery (87 Water St.), search for leaves in downtown businesses, and turn in your completed list to be entered into a drawing for two movie passes to the Strand (generously donated by Country Crow Primitives)!

Chez Londorf Maple Open House
9 a.m.-4 p.m., Chez Londorf, Burrill Hill Rd.

Springtime Celebration
9 a.m.-5 p.m., Country Crow Primitives, 61 Water St.
Celebrate spring with homemade treats, in-store specials, and more at Country Crow.

Maple Marshmallow Roasting
11 a.m.-1 p.m., Municipal Lot

Children’s Seed-Planting Activity
11 a.m.-1 p.m., Municipal Lot
Organized by Hospice Volunteers of Somerset County. All materials generously provided by Campbell’s Agway True Value and Skowhegan Hannaford. In case of inclement weather or extreme cold, this event will take place inside the Skowhegan Area Chamber of Commerce.

Pet Adoption and Spay/Neuter Information
11 a.m.-1 p.m., Municipal Lot
The Waterville Humane Society will have cats and dogs available to adopt! Bring your dog and get a free Maine Barkery treat! Get 10 percent off your total purchase at the Maine Barkery with proof of adoption dated March 25, 2017. The Somerset Humane Society will also be on hand with information on spaying and neutering your pets.

Sugar Dash 5K
Noon, Municipal Lot
Proceeds from this walk/run organized by Jobs for Maine Graduates (JMG) will benefit the Lafayette Family Cancer Center in Brewer. Register for the Sugar Dash 5K here.

Skowhegan Rotary Beer, Wine, and Food Tasting
5-8 p.m., Skowhegan Armory, 11 N. School St.
Organized by the Skowhegan Rotary Club. 21+ event. Tickets are $25/person and are available at West Front Market, Hammond Lumber, Franklin Savings Bank, and Bigelow Brewing Co. No tickets sold at the door. FMI see the Facebook event.

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Maple Open Houses
Visit local maple producers—including Tessiers Farm, Strawberry Hill Farms, Smith Brothers Maple, and more—for tours and samples. For a full list of open farms around the state, see Maine Maple Sunday.