The three-day celebration will feature a concert by Wilf Clark and the Misty Mountaineers on Friday and Saturday evening at the St. Albans town hall starting at 7 p.m. each night.
The Skowhegan Community Band will play at noon Saturday and the Sebasticook Community Band will perform at 4:30 p.m., both at the upper dam.
There will be suppers at the St. Albans Grange both nights, a breakfast on Saturday morning at St. Albans Union Church, hosted by the Youth Group; a horseshoe tournament at Indian Stream Hardware and a parade Saturday morning starting at the elementary school at 8:30 a.m.
The famous Hartland – St. Albans Lion’s Club chicken barbecue gets underway at 11 a.m. Saturday and the annual money and toy pile scramble for kids and a four wheeler safety demo by Somerset Ridge Runners will also be held at Indian Stream Hardware.
Challenge your skills in the rubber chicken throwing contest, sack races or men’s hammer throw or ladies’ skillet throw competitions. Saturday evening will wrap up with fireworks at dusk over Big Indian Lake.
On Sunday, Jan. 22 there will be morning worship offered at St. Albans Union Church at 10 a.m. followed by a free cookout. The Church’s Worship Team will also perform contemporary Christian music following the cookout.
The Summerfest 2012 committee has chosen to honor the Nokomis Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) in appreciation for their help over the years with this year’s theme - “I am because we are”.