In case you missed it, you can now apply for the 2017 Maine Inland Fisheries & Wildlife Moose Permit Lottery. Fill out the online application at the State of Maine website here. The deadline to apply for the moose lottery is May 15th at 11:59pm for online applications.
Maine Moose Permit Lottery Festival
The Maine Moose Lottery Festival and drawing takes place on Saturday, June 17th, 2017. This year the event is hosted by the City of Caribou and will be held at Caribou Parks and Recreation Department, 55 Bennett Drive, Caribou, Maine 04736. Vendors will be on site with information and products including guided hunting trips, handmade goods, food, activities for all ages, Maine Inland Fisheries and Wildlife staff, local biologists and more. Doors open at 9:30am with the moose permit lottery drawing starting at 2pm and lasting between 3-4 hours.
Moose Treasure Hunt
In addition to the festival, the city will place 10 life sized wooden moose around town. Each moose will have a clue to a puzzle, and everyone who solve the puzzle will win a prize!