Skowhegan River Fest
River Fest is a multi-day event that celebrates recreation and life on the Kennebec River.
River Fest is an annual multi-day event that celebrates recreation and life on the Kennebec River.
The event also illustrates the potential of the Kennebec River Gorge as the future home of the Run of River Whitewater Recreation Area. Run of River will include a whitewater park for paddling, tubing, surfing, and more; a four-season, non-motorized trail system; pristine fishing waters with improved fish habitat; and a two-mile riverfront promenade.
River Fest activities include raft rides, fireworks, food vendors, a classic car cruise-in, bed races, paddling events, kids' activities, a chicken BBQ, a lobster bake, and more! Visit skowheganriverfest.com for a full events schedule as the event draws near.
River Fest is sponsored by Skowhegan Savings Bank and organized by Main Street Skowhegan, Skowhegan Savings, the Skowhegan Area Chamber of Commerce, Skowhegan Parks and Recreation, and the Run of River Committee.
See skowheganriverfest.com for details.