Activity Bio’s

Pelletiers Karate Acadamy:
Saturday: 2:00 – 2:30 Festival Plaza
Sunday 4:00 to 4:30 Payne Simard Memorial Park

For adults the practice of karate offers a unique method of working out, relieving stress and improving your performance in other areas of life.  If you are looking for the ultimate mind body workout that is always challenging, never boring and easy to learn but difficult to master then karate training if for you. Come and see the demonstration team show their award winning skills at their two demonstrations during festival weekend.

Rotary Duck Race:
Duck Purchase Friday – Sunday at 11 Payne/Simard Memorial Park, Race Sunday at Noon Main St
Purchase your lucky duck from the Lewiston Rotary Club and watch them paddle down the canal while you cheer on your duck Sunday afternoon. There will be many winners with the grand prize winner getting a great prize.

Sky Dive New England
Check the daily schedule for jump times
If you missed them last year you don’t want it to happen again. Come see the professional sky divers from Sky Dive New England perform to the ewes and awes as the sore in from over 10,000 feet. What goes up must come down but these guys and gals do it very quickly. Don’t blink because you miss all of the incredible ariel work this group does.

Planet Cheer
Saturday 2:10 – 2:50 Simard/Payne Memorial Park
Saturday 3:30 – 4:00 Festival Plaza Auburn
Sunday 2:30 – 3:00 Simard/Payne Memorial Park

Our mission is to inspire, to encourage, to teach, to train, to guide, and to coach all of our students to achieve the highest possible levels of excellence in the safest possible manner.  We are committed to maintaining the highest standards of sportsmanship, safety and professional ethics. Our family holds a proud tradition of treating all participants equally.  No matter
skill level or experience, there is a place in our home for everyone who shares our passion for the sport of

Andy Valley Gymnastics
Saturday 2:50 – 3:30 Simard/Payne Memorial Park
Andy Valley School of Gymnastics has been providing quality gymnastics instruction in the Lewiston-Auburn area for 37 years. Each year, we have tried to provide a better gymnastics program by upgrading the equipment in our 6,000 sq. ft. facility and improving our coaching techniques.
Our team of instructors is led by Rod Gendron, a highly trained and experienced coach who has produced high level gymnasts.

Maine Event Cheering
Saturday 4:30 – 5:00 Simard/Payne Memorial Park
Saturday 5:30 – 6:00 Festival Plaza

Maine Event cheerleaders are disciplined, accomplished athletes who train and practice to be the best!  All skill levels are welcome and all who try out make a team! Your child will be placed on a team where they will feel confident and successful. Come be a part of the exciting world of competitive cheerleading and make memories to last a lifetime! We have recreational teams, minimal travel teams and full all-star teams. Teams that will fit anyone’s age, ability and budget!

Full of Hot Air
Remote Control Balloon Demo: Saturday 3:30 – 4:00 Simard/Payne Memorial Park
Paul Veilleux lives in Cumberland Rhode Island and operates Full A Hotair and has been traveling to hot air balloon events mostly on the East Coast for the past sixteen years using a custom designed hot air balloon gift shop on wheels. Paul travels all over the United States looking for new hot air balloon products, and arranges for the importing of many items as well. If you see Paul at an event come over and say hi and look over the trailer. Now is a source for you to purchase all types of hotair balloon products, jewelry and gift items all year long.

Pizza Eating Contest
Saturday 12:40 – 1:10 Simard/Payne Memorial Park
Three years running and the same person has been crowned every year. Can anyone defeat this pizza eating machine? Sign up early at the souvenir booth as only the first 24 will be eligible.

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