2018 Maine Wienerfest Schedule of Events:
10:30am Gates Open
Visit the retail booths, meet and mingle with other dachshund owners, purchase merchandise at the Sales Tent and enjoy some food! Check out our 2018 vendors here!
12:00pm Grand Parade of Dachshunds
Gather at the south end of Steamboat Landing Park (near Boathouse) at 11:45am to “strut with your mutt” around the perimeter of the park at noon!
12:30pm Raffle Drawings at Doxie Arena
Tickets for sale at the Sales Tent. You must be present to win! Check out our raffle items here!
12:45pm Canine Costume Contest at Doxie Arena
You will need to register your dog in advance for this competition. Registration is $1/entry and begins at 11am under the tent at the end of Doxie Arena. The contest will be limited to a maximum of 32 entries.
*Contest Categories: Funniest, Most Creative, Look-a-like, Best Overall
2:00pm Doxie Derby Preliminary Heats at Doxie Arena
You will need to register your dog in advance for this competition. Registration is $1/dog and begins at 11am under the tent at the end of Doxie Arena.
2:30pm Doxie Derby Championships
Special thanks to Norma Whitman of Whitman Graphicsfor the 2018 Maine Wienerfest poster design!
*Maine Wienerfest 2019 will be held on Sunday September 8th!