Spring comes to Door County with Jacksonport’s Maifest on Memorial Day Weekend!

Maifest includes a juried art fair; midway activities for children; concession stands selling funnel cakes, kolaches, brats and hot dogs; live music; and a car show. The Maifest parade is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, a 10K run and 2-mile fun run at Lakeside Park on Sunday at 9 a.m.; the 4-H Horse and Pony Drill Team and Frontier Farmers horse pull at the ball field beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday.



Jacksonport Maifest Celebration

Maifest Event Details

When: Memorial Day Weekend, Saturday & Sunday, May 27th and 28th, 2017, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM  both days

Set-up Time: 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM

Where: Lakeside Park & Erskine Rest Area, Jacksonport, Door County, WI at the intersection of Hwy 57 & County V

About Maifest:
Maifest is sponsored by the Jacksonport Advancement Corporation. It includes multiple activities including a parade Saturday morning with Flag Ceremony honoring our servicemen and women following, children's activities, live music, horsepull, 10K and 2 mile fun run, a variety of food and beverages, and of course, the Art Fair.

Schedule of Events:

Vendor Forms and Permits: Questions on the Art Fair can be directed to


Jacksonport Maifest 10k and 2 mile run 

Sunday, May 28th, 2017 at 9am 


Both the 10k and 2 mile races start and finish at Lakeside Park located on beautiful Lake Michigan. The 2 mile is an out and back course along Highway 57 and Lake Shore Rd. With a quick and scenic course, this is perfect for the competitive runner as well as walkers, leisurely joggers, families and kids. The 10k race treks along N Cave Point Dr to the turnaround point at the waters of Clark Lake and returns along Lake Shore Rd. 

Enjoy the quiet, serene beauty of Jacksonport on either route you choose to take!


The race includes a t-shirt (guaranteed to pre-registered), chip-timing and same day results.


Check back for registration details!


Parade Participant Information: Questions on the parade can be directed to Ken Honold at (920) 823-2179 after 6PM.

Volunteer Information: We couldn't put on Maifest without our volunteers. Just print the Volunteer Form, complete and return to Ann Sheridan at 6058 Lake Shore Road, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235. Or you can call her at (920) 823-2068. Thank you.