The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce highlights of the fun planned for the Foothills Fest. The Foothills Fest is a new event for Franklin County with great food and lots of fun for the entire family. A 60 foot inflatable Radical Run obstacle course provides a challenge for kids of all ages.
A variety of musical performances have been lined up. Mark Gentle, a country singer-songwriter, will open the event from 10:30am - noon. Crime Scene, a high energy rock and roll cover band, will follow from noon – 2pm. Travis Cyr will perform acoustic folk and roots music from 2pm to 4pm. Usual Suspects is an energetic, young rock band that blurs genres will headline the performances from 4-6pm.
Also adding to the event are several food trucks along with a beer and wine garden. Cory Froomkin from WCSH6 will attend the event with their vehicle “Stormy”. An opportunity to take your photo with a Stanley Steamer will be provided by the Stanley Museum. Crafters, artists and business exhibitors will showcase the great products and services available in Franklin County.
Plan to join the fun at the Foothills Fest on August 26 from 10am - 6pm. Admission is $5 for adults and children 12 and under are free. The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce can be reached at 778-4215 or www.franklincountymaine.org for questions or to reserve a booth space. Like the Foothills Fest on facebook for updates at www.facebook.com/foothillsfestmaine.