This family-friendly event sponsored by Auburn's Parks and Recreation Department includes children's games and activities, as well as an egg hunt where every child is a winner. Website
Great Falls Balloon Festival
One of Maine's premier festivals, the Great Falls Balloon Festival happens every August and features dozens of hot air balloons. It also includes live music, games, carnival rides and much more.
Held on July 4 each year, the Liberty Festival is fun for the entire family. It offers live music, a variety of food, and finishes the day with a fireworks display at 9:30pm. Website
The Dempsey Challenge
The Dempsey Challenge is a run/walk and cycling challenge wich also serves to fundraise for The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing at Central Maine Medical Center.
For children Pre-k to 4th grade, this spooky, pre-Halloween event sponsored by Auburn's Parks and Recreation Department includes games, activities and face painting. Website
Parade of Lights
This holiday celebration sponsored by both Auburn and Lewiston includes an evening parade, tree and menorah lighting, music and a visit from Santa Clause.
This ten day celebration of winter sponsored by Auburn's Parks and Recreation Department includes pond hockey, ski races, showshoeing, snowmobile rides, snow rafting, music, snacks, and much, much more. Website