Go big or go gnome!

SpringFest Community Celebration will happen with the South Portland - Cape Elizabeth Rotary. The president of the rotary club, Jim Britt has a dream. That dream is to make sure every young person who is at that festival leaves with a gnome.

Jim Britt
Jim Britt

There was the world's first-ever Gnome Drive. Come enjoy the gnome-centric festivities!

  • Gnome Entertainment: Enjoy welcome remarks, a KindKids Music Concert (11 AM)
  • Gnome Home Village Community Art Project: Witness the construction of the "World's Largest Gnome Village" through a community art project.
  • Best-in-Gnome CornHole Tournament: Dozens of 2-person teams competing in a single elimination Cornhole tournament
  • Little Gnomes Play Area: Engage children with various activities, including face painting, Score-O, and more.
  • Gnome Depot Maker Faire: A diverse selection of Gnome-themed craft vendors selling their unique creations
  • Get to Gnome Us: Learn about local non-profits and service organizations making a difference in the community
  • Gnome Eats and Treats (Food trucks!): Relish in a variety of Gnome-trEATS from local food trucks.
Photo by Pierre Bamin on Unsplash
Photo by Pierre Bamin on Unsplash

What: Gnome + Friends @ Knight Street Dance Party
When: Friday, May 19, starting at 7 PM
Where: Knightville, Thomas Knight Park, South Portland

SpringFest weekend begins this Friday with Gnomes & Friends @ Knight, in Thomas Knight Park in South Portland, starting at 7 PM. This event is all about inclusivity and self-expression. With live music playing, delicious food trucks offering tasty treats, a marching band, games to ignite your joyful spirit, and lights illuminating the atmosphere, this Friday evening is an unforgettable experience. Shine, dance, and celebrate!

What: SpringFest Community Celebration
When: Saturday, May 20, starting at 11 AM
Where: Mill Creek Park, South Portland

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