Festivals and Events

Lewiston Auburn Metropolitan Area Festivals & Events

Lewiston Auburn area festivals and events bring people together from far and near in celebration of arts, culture, and community.



On the last Friday of every month from May-September, the Artwalk features more than twenty visual art galleries, creative exhibitions, and special arts performances. www.artwalklewistonauburn.com


Auburn Winter Festival

The winter festival is a celebration of everything winter. The weekend-long festival at the end of January includes 3 v. 3 pond hockey, snowshoeing, ice sculpting, skiing, cardboard box sledding, ice skating, snow rafting rides and a torchlight parade. www.auburnmaine.gov


Emerge Film Festival

This popular event takes place in April at venues throughout the Lewiston/Auburn community. Emerge brings together filmmakers from across Maine, the nation and the world to share independent film in the categories of short films, feature films and documentaries. www.emergefilmfestival.org


Great Falls Balloon Festival

In August, the Great Falls Balloon Festival is host to over forty hot air balloonists from across the northeast, making it one of the largest hot air balloon festivals in northern New England. www.greatfallsballoonfestival.org


Greek Festival

The weekend after Labor Day is the annual Greek Festival. Attendees enjoy authentic Greek food and traditional music.


Liberty Festival

Our 4th of July Festival brings the community together to celebrate with live entertainment, games, food, fun, and fireworks. www.libertyfestival.org


Maine B2B Trade Show

The State’s Largest Business to Business Trade Show is held the 3rd Thursday each June from 9am-4pm at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston. Make meaningful connections, enhance your company’s brand image and generate new business leads. B2BMaine.com


Maine Home Show

Held the 3rd weekend each March at The Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston Maine. Kick off Spring and get design ideas for your home projects while connecting with local pros for advice, information and quotes. MaineHomeShow.com


Moxie Festival

Held in downtown Lisbon Falls on the second weekend in July, this festival honors Moxie, the beverage with a distinctive taste. Food, crafts, a parade and entertainment are available for the whole family. www.moxiefestival.com