Farmers Market Sundays
Starting May 8, 2022
Every Sunday - 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
NEW LOCATION: 2 Oxford Street
Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony - Downtown
May 28 - 9:30 a.m.
Parade Staging/Kick Off - Near Kennedy Park
Celebrate Our Veterans with Remembrance, Reflection, and Thanks! The Lewiston/Auburn Veterans Council invites residents and visitors to enjoy their annual parade of vehicles, walkers, and motorcycles followed by a ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park.
Corner of Park and Chestnut to Lisbon
Lisbon to Lisbon & Main
Over Longley Bridge to Court St. Auburn
Right to Great Falls Plaza
Left to Turner and Court
Back over Longley Bridge to Veterans Park
Summer Fun & Films
Outdoor Movie Nights
June 15 - Simard-Payne Park
June 29 - Lewiston Middle School
July 13 - Pettingill School Park
July 27 - Connors Elementary School
August 2 - Lewiston Middle School - "NATIONAL NIGHT OUT"
August 17 - Pettingill School Park
Activities begin at 6 p.m., and movie begins at dusk.
June 17 - 18
Celebrate the Androscoggin River during this FREE two-day family-friendly event with live remote broadcasts from WIGY 105.5! RiverFest features a Regatta, kickball tournament, food trucks, an artisan fair, beer garden,
and two nights of live local music.
World Refugee Day
June 20 - 4:30 p.m.
World Refugee Day highlights Lewiston's diversity through multi-country flag presentation, food, music, & entertainment.
June 25, 2022
11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Mike McGraw Park - Bartlett Street
Celebrating "All Things Lewiston"
Music, Food, Art, History, Culture, and More!
"We want to highlight what makes Lewiston 'Lewiston," show what we have here, and what others are missing out on!" LYAC Member Hannah Arsenault
7th Annual Great Falls Brewfest
Simard-Payne Park - Ticketed Event
The 7th Annual Great Falls Brewfest will feature 50+ breweries (cider & seltzer too!), food, vendors, live music. and more. This event is one of Maine's favorite beer festivals!
For More Info
July 4, 2022
Veterans Memorial Park
Independence Day in Lewiston is celebrated well! Spectacular fireworks, food, music, entertainment, displays, vendors, and more!
(Photo by Russ Dillingham, Sun Journal - 2021)
Fiddlers Rendezvous w/ Greg Boardman
August 14, 2022
Free Concert - Kennedy Park
(Photo from LA Arts)
Back2School Event & Concert
(2021 Event Sun Journal Photo)
2nd Annual Rally for Recovery
(Sponsored by the Lewiston Area Public Health Committee)
September 17, 2022
Individuals and organizations unite to underscore Lewiston being a "recovery ready" community, providing resources, information, speakers, testimonies, and expression in song and art to assist those interested in or seeking recovery from Substance Use Disorder. The event also provides support for family and friends encouraging their loved ones in their journey to health and self-sustainability.
Beautiful Blackbird Festival
September 18, 2022
Details Coming Soon!
September 24 & 25, 2022
For one weekend each September, non-athletes and athletes alike join together to help make life better for people impacted by cancer by raising funds for The Dempsey Center in Lewiston through the Dempsey Challenge. One hundred percent (100%) of Challenge funds raised help provide personalized, holistic services AT NO COST to cancer patients, their loved ones, and care partners.
Taste the Harvest
(Sponsored by LA Metro Chamber/Ticketed Event)
October 5, 2022
An annual autumn celebration of local food and agriculture, Taste the Harvest brings our community together to sample the best autumn harvest Maine can serve up and highlights the incredible food products, producers, and culinary talent of our region.