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LebFest 2022

LebFest 2022 in Lebanon, NH

The Upper Valley Business Alliance and Lebanon Recreation, Arts & Parks Present:

LebFest 2022, Saturday, September 17th from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at Colburn Park in Lebanon, NH.

LebFest is a family-centered, FREE community event for all ages with activities, games, crafts, raffles, local vendors, music, food vendors and a Mac & Cheese competition featuring local restaurants. LebFest celebrates the Upper Valley community as a great place to live and raise a family! (Food and drink will be available for purchase.)


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us by the stage at LebFest in Colburn Park for this live-animal educational presentation by the Wildlife Encounters Ecology Center and meet a diverse selection of animals in this “imaginary safari around the world”!

Meet animals whose ancestors lived in a variety of habitats and discover their amazing adaptations and environmental contributions - while considering how we can positively affect our human impact and become positive environmental stewards.


LebFest Live Music

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

In addition to the Wildlife Encounters animal presentation, check out the live music line up happening on the bandstand at Colburn Park during LebFest!

  • 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Loose Cannons Band
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Of Conscious Mind


LebFest 2022 Mac & Cheese Competition Trophy

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM (or until samples are gone)

2nd Annual LebFest Mac & Cheese Competition!

Sample homemade mac & cheese, made with cheese generously donated by Cabot Creamery, made by local restaurants and then vote for your favorite! The winner will receive bragging rights and the coveted “Mac & Cheese Bowl”. (Samples are free so get to the tent early to taste them all!)

Participants include:

Main Street Kitchens

Renehan's Roti Catering

Salt hill Pub

Whaleback Mountain Catering

Thank you to Cabot Creamery for your generous donation!


LebFest Food Vendors

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Still hungry after the LebFest Mac & Cheese Competition? Check out these tasty food vendors!

Black Magic Mexican

Hato Viejo Coffee

Lanoue Maple Farm

Maria’s Kusina

Munchas Marshmallows

Munchie Rolls

Renehan's Roti Catering

WOW Factor Hot Dog Stand

Yao-Thai BBQ


LebFest Kids Activities

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

LebFest is all about community and family fun! Check out all the local business booths for crafts, activities, games, raffles, giveaways and more!

Ahma Relaxation Experience - Reclining/massage chairs, and a raffle for handmade native woven baskets for animal rescue charities

Amy Fortier Art - Coloring pages

AVA Gallery - Art table with activity and art demo

Balanced Speech Therapy - Free speech therapy screenings for kids, bubbles and a craft

BeMobile - Coloring book station. Kids can submit their coloring for a chance at a $100 BeMobile gift card. (While supplies last.)

Bog Mountain Pottery - Pottery activity

Bottoms Up Tumblers - Key Chains, Ornaments & Halloween Bead Stickers

Ciofreddi & Associates - Physical challenges

City Center Ballet - Ballet themed beaded keychain craft, stickers & giveaways

Claremont Savings Bank - Kids Coin Bag Decorating

Crossroads Academy - STEM Activities for kids

Dartmouth Athletics

Dartmouth Science

DB Lights

Eco Stand - Try your hand at weaving and twisting a partial basket

Endyne Inc. - Water filtration experiment

4 Legs & A Tail - Kids "Fun Page" of activities

Gary Summerton Photography

Girl Scouts of the Green & White Mountains - Build a dinosaur with dinosaur bones & bird see activity

Great Eastern Radio - Meet the newest member of the family: Percy The Penguin! Free stickers and T-shirts

The Hopkins Center For The Arts - Raffle for tickets to future shows

Hanover Adventure Tours

Hato Viejo Coffee - Coffee bean crafts

Lebanon Fire Department - Swag

Lebanon Outing Club - Corn hole game

Lebanon PTO

Lebanon Police Department - Ice Cream

Lebanon Recreation, Arts & Parks

Ledyard Bank

Liberty Mutual - "Crazy goggle" corn hole and walk-the-line games


Mascoma Bank - Face painting, temporary tattoos and bean bag toss game

Main Street Kitchens

New Hampshire Foster Care - Family Fun Zone with free spin art, sand art, face paint/glitter tattoos

Revision Energy - Color changing bead bracelets and solar artwork crafts

River Valley Community College - Cornhole & Interactive Career Assessment

Rose of the Wood - Belly dancing with Gina and a Free class/demo for kids 2:00 pm

Scouts BSA Troop 279 - Tent display, Kayak or canoe display, Knot Tying and Cooking Demos

Service Credit Union - Temporary tattoos

Spark! Community Center - Kids coloring table

TPI Staffing - Spinning Prize Wheel

TLC Family Resource Center - Craft

Upper Valley BIPOC Network

Upper Valley Circus Camp - Juggling & hand skills like plate spinning, diablo & devil sticks

Upper Valley Music Center - Music & Motion Activities

Upper Valley Young Professionals - "Guess Your Upper Valley" Game

Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Vermont & New Hampshire - Gone Fishin’…For Prizes! Try your hand at fishing and win a prize!

Waypoint - Free form sculpture or collage

Well Chosen Words - Make a bookmark with stamping activity

Whaleback Mountain - Raffle for ski passes and swag

White River Subaru - Painting activity & swag

White River Valley Consortium


Dartmouth Health Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital
Dartmouth Logo
Mascoma Bank
Service Credit Union
Ledyard Bank
Cabot Creamery
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