2023 Maine Wienerfest Schedule of Events:
Times may fluctuate based on weather and other variables of the day
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!
11:45am Grand Parade of Dachshunds
Gather at the south end of Steamboat Landing Park (near Boathouse) at 11:30am to “strut with your mutt” around the perimeter of the park at noon!
12:15pm Raffle Drawings at Doxie Arena
Tickets for sale at the Sales Tent. You must be present to win!
12:30pm Canine Costume Contest at Doxie Arena
You will need to register your dog in advance for this competition. Registration is $3/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.
1:15pm Doxie Derby Preliminary Heats at Doxie Arena
You will need to register your dog in advance for this competition. Registration is $3/dog and begins at 11am under the tent at the end of Doxie Arena.
2:00pm Doxie Derby Championships
Special thanks to Norma Whitman of Whitman Graphics for the Maine Wienerfest design!