The City of Auburn is proud to present our second 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 2017!


Information will be added as it becomes available. For Summer Festival details, contact Auburn Recreation: 207.333.6601 ext. 2101

Download our complete EVENT BROCHURE.

Friday, August 11th

Box Car Movie Night

Join the Auburn Recreation Department for the movie, “UP” at Ingersoll Turf Facility. Judging of Box Cars will start at 6:45PM; Movie will begin approx. at 7:00PM. The theme will be “Hot Air Balloons,” but we encourage participants to be creative. Box Cars should be made at home and then brought to Ingersoll. Judging will be based on creativity, materials used, and appearance. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place will receive prizes.

Saturday, August 12th

6 Annual Androscoggin River Clean-Up

We need lots of help with this very special community event 10:00AM to 1:00PM; Meet at Little Andy Park in New Auburn. Volunteers are encouraged to wear boots or shoes that can and will get wet, and work gloves to protect their hands. Clean-up in preparation of the Great Falls Balloon Festival.

Baxter Outdoor 5k

5K trail run at Mt. Apatite hosted by Baxter Outdoors. Arrive by 8:30AM; registration ends at 9:45AM, race begins at 10:00am. $30 for adults (17+), $15 for 16 and under. Visit

Summer Block Party

Hosted by Mac’s Grill and Uncle Andy’s Digest; Located in Mac’s Grill Parking Lot; 1:00-9:00PM. Kids Carnival, inflatable obstacle course, photo booth, face painting, dunk tank, and more! Food, bar & silent auction; Live music by Veggies 1:00-3:00PM; The Depths 3:00-5:00PM; Hello Newman 6:00-9:00PM. Help raise funds for Make-A-Wish children in the Auburn area. Our goal is to grant 7 wishes through donations during the event. Fireworks Performance at 9:00PM by Pyro Tech Fireworks.


Sunday, August 13th

Lake Auburn Open - Mini Golf Tournament

10:30 am start time at Tabers, 470 Lakeshore Drive. Registration is $20, early registration is encouraged as space is limited. 1st place $500 -2nd place $300 -3rd place $100. Donuts and coffee will be provided. Visit to register.


Troy Barnies 2nd Annual Pop-Up Basketball Clinic

11:00AM–1:00PM at the Union Street Gully Courts. Free for all ages; bring your own ball. Dribbling, shooting, and 3v3 instruction.

Our GOLD LEVEL Sponsors!

Pat's Pizza, Auburn