About This Festival
Maine Forestry Museum|221 Stratton Rd, Rangeley, ME | Map
From the Organizer
The 40th Annual Maine Forestry Museum Logging Festival Days kicks off Friday, July 16th from 10 AM until 4 PM at the museum. Come and enjoy our museum displays, vendors, crafters and artisans and witness the traditional burying of the beans for our Bean Hole Dinner served on Saturday of the festival. At 6:30 PM on Friday night at the Rangeley Inn come and enjoy the Little Mr and Miss Woodchip competition with live music, cloggers, refreshments, and more... Saturday starts out at 10 AM on Main St in Rangeley with the Logging Parade. Come see loaded big rigs, decorated floats, antique cars, Smokey the Bear, etc. Immediately following the parade, birling (log rolling competition) will be held at the shoreline in the town park. See who can stay on the log the longest! The festivities continue at the museum fairgrounds from 11 AM until 4 PM. On Saturday you will enjoy the Lumberjack and Lumberjill competition, the traditional Bean Hole Dinner, 50/50 raffle, vendors, artisans and crafters, barrel train rides, cloggers, live music, chainsaw carving demonstrations, Hall of Fame inductions and much, much more... Please visit http://maineforestrymuseum.org/ for more information.