2015 Schedule

FRIDAY August 21, 2015

Simard-Payne Memorial Park, Lewiston

6am Balloon Launch (weather permitting)
Please note: Jewel the Hummingbird will inflate—but will not fly—at this launch.

4–9pm Children’s Area open

4–10pm Food Booths open

4–10pm Carnival

5–10pm Craft and Trade Vendors open

5pm Arrival of the Balloons
with commentary from pilot Rick Jones

6pm Balloon Launch (weather permitting)

6–6:30pm Imari Sahara Desert Dancers

7:15–8:30pm The Ricki George Project

8:45–10pm Cold Blue Steel

9pm Moonglow (rain date: Saturday 8/22)

 

Festival Plaza, Auburn

4–10pm Food Booths open

5:15–6:15pm  Robert Washington as Elvis

6:30–8:15pm  Broken Empire

8:30–10pm  Perpetual Mood Swing

 

Bonney Park, Auburn

5–9pm   Visit the Riding of Ravensbridge village encampment!

 

SATURDAY August 22, 2015

Simard-Payne Memorial Park, Lewiston

6am Balloon Launch (weather permitting)
Please note: Jewel the Hummingbird will inflate—but will not fly—at this launch.

6-10am Pancake Breakfast
Under the Main Food Tent—$6/person

10am–10pm Craft and Trade Vendors open

10am–11pm Carnival

11am Festival Parade

11am–4pm Tours of the Knight House
Offered by the Androscoggin Historical Society. West Pitch Park, Auburn.
Tours are free, but donations are welcome.

11am–9pm Children’s Area open

11am–10pm Food Booths open

10–11am Riding of Ravensbridge
Fighting, combat archery and fencing demos.

12:30–1:45pm Brazen Cane

1–3pm  Saints Peter & Paul Basilica Tours
122 Ash Street, Lewiston; shuttle available at festival Main Entrance

2–3pm Riding of Ravensbridge
Fighting, combat archery and fencing demos.

2–3:15pm Veggies by Day

3:15pm  Pelletier’s School of Karate

3:30pm  Jewel the Hummingbird (weather permitting)
Visit the main field to see Jewel up close and personal at this special inflation event.

3:30–5pm Yellow Brick Road (Elton John tribute band)

5pm Arrival of the Balloons
with commentary from pilot Rick Jones

5–6pm Riding of Ravensbridge
Fighting, combat archery and fencing demos.

6pm Balloon Launch

7:15–8:30pm Pat Colwell and the Soul Sensations

8:45–10pm Skosh

9pm Moonglow (rain date, if cancelled Friday)

 

Festival Plaza, Auburn

11am–10pm Food Booths open

12:30–1:45pm  Twin City Spinners

2–3:15pm  Zealous Bellus

3:30–5pm  EDS MEDS Band

5–6:15pm  The Skidmarks

6:30–7:45pm  Shady Lady

8–9:45pm  Jeroba Jump

 

SUNDAY August 23, 2015

Simard-Payne Memorial Park, Lewiston

6am Balloon Launch (weather permitting)
Please note: Jewel the Hummingbird will inflate—but will not fly—at this launch.

6–10am Pancake Breakfast
Under the Main Food Tent—$6/person

8:30am Triple Crown Series – Bridge Run
Race beings at the Rollodrome in Auburn and will go through
Simard-Payne Memorial Park around 8:35–9am.

10am–1pm Family Fun Day!
Registration begins at 9:30am

Activities with PartyPalooga …
Face Painting, Balloon Twisting and Glitter Tattoos!

Activities with the Riding of Ravensbridge …
Shield Panting, Face Painting, Viking Beading, Whack-A-Knight, Goat Fur Paint Brushes

10am Fun Run, Toddler Trot & Diaper Dash

10:30am ZuZu Acrobats
A dynamic African Acrobatic show including fast pyramid building,
contortion, tumbling, limbo and more!

11am Mad Science of Maine presents their “Fire and Ice” Show!
A high energy, interactive performance of Spectacular Science experiments
like you’ve never seen before! Entertaining for all ages. We have fun down to a science!

12pm  Mad Science of Maine Make-and-Take Slime!

11am–6pm Children’s Area open

11am–7pm Craft and Trade Vendors open

11am–8pm Food Booths open

11am–8pm Carnival

11:30am–12:30pm  Element All-Stars Cheerleaders

12pm  Rotary Duck Race (Main Street Canal)

12:45–1:30pm  Camire School of Dance

1pm  Riding of Ravensbridge Battle Re-enactment

1–3pm  Saints Peter & Paul Basilica Tours
122 Ash Street, Lewiston; shuttle available at festival Main Entrance

1:45–2:30pm   Diamond Athletics

2:45–3:45pm   The Veayo Twins

4-5pm   Riding of Ravensbridge
Fighting, combat archery and fencing demos.

4–5:15pm   4Play

5pm   Arrival of the Balloons
with commentary from pilot Rick Jones

6pm   Balloon Launch

 

Festival Plaza, Auburn

11am–8pm Food Booths open

Noon–1:15pm  Downeast Brass

1:30–2:45pm  Brian Patrick

3–3:30pm  ZuZu Acrobats
A dynamic African Acrobatic show including fast pyramid building,
contortion, tumbling, limbo and more!

4–5:30pm  Camp of Rock