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44th Annual Central Maine Egg Festival

The Central Maine Egg Festival Committee and the Town of Pittsfield are pleased to welcome our many guests to the 44th Annual Central Maine Egg Festival from Monday, July 11 – Saturday, July 16, 2016. Our theme this year is ""Egg"-stra-Terrestrial.

The Town of Pittsfield is home to the Egg Festival.  A quiet industrial community of less than 5,000 people, Pittsfield welcomes more than 35,000 visitors each July.  The Egg Festival is very important to the town and region for community and economic development reasons.  During this week, people are able to visit, network and have family get-togethers.  It is a time that we showcase the community and region.  In addition, it is great fun and a positive experience for children and families.  It is part of the region’s heritage and tradition.

The Festival prides itself on providing a venue for area non-profit groups to come together and fundraise for their programs.  Literally hundreds of volunteers and non-profits gather every July to host a fun event for families and children while raising funds for their causes.

 

Date:

7/11/16 — 7/16/16

Address:

112 Somerset avenue Pittsfield, ME US 04967

Hours:

Daily events leading up to Saturday 10:00 am parade and 9:30 pm Fireworks Display. The schedule is available at http://www.pittsfield.org and http://www.centralmaineeggfestival.org

Phone:

207-487-3136,

Business and Community Abounds in Pittsfield, Maine

Business and Community Abounds in Pittsfield, Maine

Photo Credit: Gary R. Jordan, Jr., Pittsfield Economic Expansion Corporation

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While there are many events, a few of everyone's favorites are mentioned. A large Street Dance, Egglympics, Window Painting, Art Show and Craft Fair are just a few of the scheduled events during the week leading up to the Big Day – Saturday, July 16 - which features The Big Parade, Kiwanis Karnival with its rides and booths, and lots of music and food. It is the event of the year in the region.

The festivities start out with live music concerts at Hathorn Park on Monday, July 11. Tuesday, July 12 features the Art Show, Sidewalk Art Contest and Street Dance; and Wednesday, July 13 focuses on the famous “Egglympics” for the children; Art Show and live music at Hathorn Park.

There is something for everyone in this exceptionally friendly town located on the banks of the Sebasticook River. Please enjoy Pittsfield’s hospitality!

Community activities are free.
Kiwanis Karnival ticket fees and fee at the gate of Manson Park if parking vehicle on the grounds.