RiceFest 2016 Schedule

Saturday, October 8th, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

11 am – 4:00 pm:  

  • Artisan Demonstrations and Exhibitors (The Commons, Outdoors on the main lawn, and Rice Hall)
  • Music (Bandstand) and at 1:00 pm – Cake Walk / Toy Walk at the Bandstand
  • Kids’ Activities (Outside of Heartwood Lodge)
  • Lunch by the Bandstand ($10/all-day pass, or a lá carte pricing)
  • Apple Cider Pressing & Tasting (Jimmy Soctomah Park) – Bring your own apples and jug(s) to press your own cider! We’ll also have apples from trees on the CCLC’s campus.

11 am – 2 pm: Lorraine Andrews Rice Memorial Raffle (Heartwood Lodge Lobby)

  • The raffle drawing will happen at 2 pm! Make sure you get here before 2 to get your raffle tickets! Proceeds will benefit the Machias River Wigwams summer program for teens. Check out some of the raffle prizes here.

2 pm:  Whoopie Pie Contest entries due (Drop them off in Rice Hall)

4:30 – 6 pm: Homemade Pizza Supper by the Rice Family (The Commons) & Announcement of Whoopie Pie Contest Winners. Dinner is by donation; proceeds will support the Cobscook Experiential Program for High School Students.