Event, Activity, Season,
|Jan 1-Mar 31
||Ice fishing season
|Jan - Mar
||West Cove Ice Racing Assn. Car races on the ice in
the West Cove (Saturdays)
||Moosehead Riders Annual B-52 Memorial Snowmobile Ride
||Moosehead Togue Ice Fishing Derby (Fourth Weekend in January)
||100 Mile Wilderness Sled Dog Race -- Twenty-five dog
sled teams are entered this year. Come out
and cheer them on and watch the dogs race with so much enthusiasm
||Musher's Breakfast -- Come and meet those who participated in
the sled dog race. Awards will be given out and there is an all
you can eat breakfast for $6/person.
||Moosehead Lake open for Salmon fishing
|February (President's Day week)
||School Vacation week in Greenville. Come early to
attend the Moosehead Rider's Winter' Snowfest and stay
late to enjoy the well groomed and maintained snowmobile
trails as well as cross country and down hill ski
Chamber of Commerce Chocolate Festival -- Choose 15 samples
out of 30 participants. Last year's event was a complete sell out.
Come early to get your best choices. 1 pm-4pm
||Monson Snowroller Day. Ongoing events throughout the
day, Fishing Derby on Lake Hebron, snow sculpture
contest, pancake breakfast, sled races, games, poker
runs, lunch, kids open gym, trail side cookout, dinner
||Maine Maple Syrup Sunday. Sugar houses open to the
public around the state. Free tours and tastes. (Fourth
Sunday in March)
||Ice Fishing Tournaments sponsored by Moosehead Bait
and Tackle - Rockwood and
||Maine Fishing Open Water Season begins in area
||Application Deadline for Maine Moose Hunt permit
lottery. Applications available from Dept. of Fisheries
and Wildlife (207) 287-8000
||Moose River Canoe Race in Rockwood.
|Moosehead Lake Moosemania
celebration featuring our #1 resident: The Moose.
|End of May
||Memorial Day Parade and Ceremonies, Greenville and
||Drawing held for the Maine Moose Hunt Permit
||MooseMania Craft Fair. All fun-filled day featuring
the Moosterpiece Annual Craft Fair. Moose Tales Slide
Show and demonstration of moose calling, and a taste of
moose o 'hoeuvres location to be announced. Downtown
||Strawberry season is here! Berry-picking farms open
to the public
||Town of Greenville's Fourth of July Celebration --
Features special events, craft fair at 9am, games at
10am, parade at 1pm and much more. Fireworks display over
Moosehead Lake. A great time to be in town.
|Jul - Aug
||Friday nights bring Music at the Gazebo.
||Mail-in deadline for any deer permits
||Online deadline for any deer permits
||Forest Heritage Days. A great educational event about
foresting the Maine North Woods. Woods tours, educational
exhibits, and logging competition. Bus tour to various
spots throughout the woods to present aspects of northern
forest management, recreational, wildlife, and water
resources. Lunch will be provided.
||Kiwanis Auction, Greenville. Community-wide auction
to benefit charity. Usually held the second weekend in
Weekend after Labor Day
Annual International Seaplane Fly-In
This event is a sell out for aviation enthusiasts
who like to watch the excitement of the activities as
well as seeing 400+ planes in a relatively small area.
Great fun for people of all ages.
Fly-Buy Craft Fair, Greenville. (Saturday)
|Sept - Nov
||Bear Hunting season
|Mid-Sept to Mid-Oct
||Fall Foliage at its best!
||Last day for open water fishing on most ponds and
lakes in the region
||Upland Bird, Gray Squirrel and Cottontail/Snowshoe
hare hunting begins
||Annual Moose on The Run 5K Road Race and 1K Fun Run.
Sponsored by the Town of Greenville.
||Moose Hunt (second week of October)
||Fox, Skunk, and Opossum hunting begins
||Whitetail deer hunting
||New Years Specials - Establishments offer various
specials featuring live entertainment.