The Moxie Festival Committee is pleased to announce that Lisbon High School Senior Kaylan Pacheco has won the 6th Annual Moxie Festival Logo Contest based on the 2016 theme, “Moxie: It’s Out of This World.”
Kaylan Pacheco is 17 years old and the daughter of Jamie Pacheco and Scott Lane. After graduating, she plans to attend the Radiology Program at Southern Maine Community College. Kaylan became involved with the logo contest when her art teacher, Ms Ouellette presented the contest as an assignment.
This year’s theme Contest winner was Michelle King with “Moxie: It’s Out of This World.” giving the T-shirt logo contest an exciting theme to work with. “I gave my design a lot of thought and when I think of out of this world, I think of space, planets, and astronauts”, said Kaylan. “I drew an astronaut holding a bottle of Moxie with his rocket ship and the planets in the background”.
Kaylan received a $100 check and the first 2016 Moxie Festival t-shirt featuring her design at a High School Assembly held April 13.
Congratulations Kaylan, you are now part of Moxie Festival history!
Floats for the Moxie Festival Parade on Saturday, July 9th will be judged on their interpretation of the theme, “Moxie: It’s Out of This World.” The Moxie Festival parade starts at 10 am at Capital Avenue travels down Rt. 196 and up Main Street before concluding at North and South Streets.
T-shirts and other Moxie Festival Gear will be available for sale throughout the weekend as well. If you want your festival t-shirt before the festival, you may purchase them at the Lisbon Town Office. T-shirts should be ready to purchase in May.
According to Lisbon Public Safety Officials, over the course of the three days there can be an estimated attendance of up to 50,000.
We invite all Moxie lovers and those waiting to become a Moxie lover to the 34th Annual Moxie Festival held in Lisbon Falls on July 8-10, 2016. Since 1982, the Moxie Festival is known as Lisbon’s signature event, drawing people from Maine, across the United States and abroad. Plans for this year’s Moxie Festival include Friday night Fireworks and Block Party; a Saturday parade with floats, and Moxie historic vehicles, carnival, the 21st anniversary Moxie Day 5K Race, Chug-n-Challenge, Moxie Whoopie Pie Eating Contest, Moxie Got Talent, Vendors with Moxie and Maine-made items, Petting Zoo, Moxie Concert in the Park; and on Sunday, the Moxie Car Show, and much more! For More Information visit Moxie Festival and like Moxie Festival on Facebook.