Festival of Lights 2020
December 11 @ 5:00 pm - December 13 @ 10:00 pm
Soper Creek Wildlife Rescue is excited to partner with the Orono Agricultural Society to present to you the First Annual Holiday Festival of Lights!
This DRIVE THROUGH Experience takes place:
Friday December 11, 2020 from 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Saturday December 12, 2020 from 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Sunday December 13, 2020 from 5:00pm - 9:00pm
at the ORONO FAIRGROUNDS
Did you know?
This event was made possible because the Orono Agricultural Society donated their land & resources.
Thank you Orono Agricultural Society!!
What is the Holiday Festival of Lights?
Our Holiday Festival of Lights is a drive-through display of lights! It is a fun and COVID-safe way to enjoy the spirit of the holidays, all while helping our community.
Local businesses, community organizers, farmers & families are pouring their heart into helping facilities like:
Soper Creek Wildlife Rescue
Local Food Banks
Children spending the season in the hospital
Children in need of outdoor winter clothing
* PRE-SALE TICKETS *
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$10 per vehicle* (plus tax)
Only pre-sold tickets will get:
1. Candy Canes for the kids
2. Christmas Colouring Sheet
3. Holiday Winter Bingo Card, a twist to the drive-through!
YOU DO NOT HAVE TO PURCHASE TICKETS PRIOR TO THE EVENT.
NOTICE: Due to overwhelming demand, the festival is now A TICKETED EVENT. We will not be able to accept drive-ups as the Region heads into Red Zone Monday due to COVID-19.
BUT... Pre-sale tickets will make gate admission quicker and easier on you and our volunteers, PLUS you get the added bonus of the above treats!
* All tickets are final sale. No refunds will be issued.
How does this Festival of Lights Help?
As I'm sure you are aware the recent storm has caused serious damage to the wildlife center. Enclosures were damaged, we lost our songbird release holding and the two critical care buildings were just too much for our single generator to handle.
All proceeds from our Holiday Festival of Lights are going to the much-needed repairs in addition to the purchase of buying a large permanent generator which can power all buildings and outside areas as needed. We were lucky that this didn't happen in the middle of the winter.
So again, thank you for supporting us.
Very special thanks to all of our Participating Sponsors: