The City of Auburn is proud to present our 3rd annual:

Summer Festival!

Join us for food, festivities and LOTS of family-friendly fun. Enjoy the very best that Auburn has to offer...join us for SummerFest 2018!


2018 Auburn Summer Festival


Friday (August 10)

  • Box Car Movie Night

o   Movie will be Turbo

o   Location will be Festival Plaza/Ingersoll for rain

o   Time will be 8:30pm (sunset)

o   Judging of Box Cars started at 8:00 pm and movie will began at 8:30 pm.

o   Theme is Race Cars, but we encouraged the participants to be creative. Box Cars should be made at home and then brought to Festival Plaza. Judging was based on creativity, materials used, and appearance.

  • All Star Game and Home Run Derby for Auburn’s Rec Men’s Slow Pitch Softball Draft League

o   Pettengill Park Softball Field

o   First Pitch Thrown out by Special Guest

o   Home Run Derby starts at 6pm

o   Player and Coach Announcements 7pm

o   Game starts at 715pm



Saturday (August 11)

  • 7 Annual Androscoggin River Clean-Up

o   Meet at Little Andy Park in New Auburn

o   Community event hosted by Androscoggin Land Trust 10 am to 1pm



  • Baxter Outdoor 5k

o   5 k trail run at Mt. Apatite

o   Hosted by Baxter Outdoor

o   Be there by 8:30am, registration ends at 9:45, race starts at 10:00am

o   $30 for adults (Over 17), late fee registration week of race



  • Summer Block Party

o   Kids Carnival – inflatable obstacle course, photo booth, face painting, dunk tank, and Mr. Drew and His Animals TOO!

o   Live music by Farmhouse Project 1-3, Chad Porter Trio 3-5 pm and Veggies 6-9pm

o   Hosted by Mac’s Grill, Uncle Andy’s Digest, City of Auburn

o   Located in Mac’s Grill Parking Lot, from 1pm to 9pm

o   The goal is to raise money for Make-A-Wish children in the Auburn area. Our goal is to grant 8 wishes, through donations during the event.

  • Fireworks Performance by Pyro Tech Fireworks at 9:00


Sunday (August 12)

  • Lake Auburn Open Mini Golf Tournament

o   Tabers Golf

o   Registration is $20 (pre-registration is encouraged)

o   9:30 am start time

o   1st place $500 -2nd place $300 -3rd place $100

o   Register at


  • Troy Barnies 3 Annual Pop-Up Basketball Clinic

o   Union St. Gully Courts

o   11am – 1pm

o   All Ages

o   Free

For Summer Festival details, contact Auburn Recreation: 207.333.6601 ext. 2101

Full List of Events will be released July! 

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