Potato Blossom Festival: Fort Fairfield

Summer:Don’t miss this ‘spudtacular’ event. The Potato Blossom Festival is one of the oldest and most established festivals in Maine. Founded in 1937, this venue was created to celebrate Maine’s supreme commodity, the potato. No matter who you go with to the festival, there is something for everyones interest. Some of the traditional activities include the Maine Potato Blossom Queen Pageant, the Annual Antique Tractor Pull and fireworks over the beautiful Aroostook River. Plus, there are several events spectators can participate in. Bring you car for the Potato Blossom Car Show & Shine. Do you want your pet to get his/her moment of fame? Enter your furry pal in the Household Pet Show. There’s food, singing, dancing, arts & crafts, horse shows,mashed potato wrestling and so much more. Who knew potatoes could be so much fun?