SKOWHEGAN — The sixth annual RiverFest will take place July 27-Aug. 5. The event offers family-friendly events throughout the 10 days, centered in and around downtown Skowhegan, with a focus on the Kennebec River.

Events include:

Friday, July 27

Wesserrunsett Art Council Art Walk, 4-8 p.m., downtown.

Saturday, July 28

Artisan Bread Fair, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Skowhegan Fairgrounds.


Sunday, July 29

Motorcycle Ride-In, downtown, time to be determined.

Coburn Park Free Concert, 5 p.m.

Monday, July 30

Pub Crawl, 6-9 p.m.

Tuesday, July 31


Lions Club Chicken Barbecue & Classic Car Ride-In, 11:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. downtown.

Wednesday, Aug. 1

Move More Kids Day, Farmers Market, 5k, various times.

Thursday, Aug. 2

Moonlight Madness and Southside Tavern Sundowner Canoe Race, evening.

Friday, Aug 3


Rotary Club Lobster Bake, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament, 1 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 4

RiverFest family fun day, raft rides, climbing wall, entertainment, food and more, 9 a.m.-evening, downtown.

Sunday, Aug. 5

Main Street Skowhegan’s Jazz brunch, plein air painting, raft rides, food and more, 9 a.m.-evening; Coburn Park Free Concert, 5 p.m.; fireworks, dusk.

For more information, call the Skowhegan Chamber of Commerce, 474-3621 or Main Street Skowhegan, 612-2571.

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