Check out our cool annual events!

Come be a part of the fun!

Summer Fishing Derby

Sat, July 10, 2021


Up for some friendly competition?  Fish for salmon, perch, trout, pickerel, and bass on Pleasant Pond and Mattawamkeag Lake.   Both adults and children compete in their divisions for merchandise and cash prizes.                   


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2019 Results and Photos

Photo Contest

This youth contest is open to all 17 years of age or younger.

Three themes for photos taken on

Mattawamkeag Lake or Pleasant Pond:


Along the Shore:

Show the beauty of the shorefronts in any season

Hook, Line and Sinker:

Capture the excitement of fishing, any season



Capture family fun in the water


1st Place $20 

2nd Place $15

3rd Place $10


August 1 - August 7, 2021


Come be a part of a wonderful week of exciting events

in Island Falls, Maine.  Starting with the amazing fireworks

at VaJoWa golf course, the week kicks off with a bang.  

Enjoy our annual road race, pie contest, parade, and many more fun activities for the whole family.

Canoe/Kayak Race


Aug 1, 2021  

Find your competitive spirit and enter our fun

canoe/kayak race! All proceeds from this 

fun event goes to our college scholarship fund.

Paddle around Pleasant Pond while helping a local 

high school student fund their college dreams.

Registration is at 1:00pm at Birch Point Campground.


2019 Results and Photos

Lobster and Steak Dinner

July 31, 2021

Join us for our annual Lobster and Steak Dinner at the 

Island Falls Snowmobile Club on Route 2.  Enjoy a delicious

meal and get connected with the community, have fun 

bidding on auction items, and listen in on our annual 

IFlakes meeting.  All are welcome!  Doors open at 5:00pm.


Paddle on Mattawamkeag


Saturday, August 14, 2021

Join us for a fun day of kayaking and canoeing on Mattawamkeag Lake.  Enjoy the beauty and explore the untouched nature of this spectacular lake. We will meet at 

9:45am at VaJoWa Golf Course to then head to the lake.  We willl paddle to the IFLA private islands, and tour around.  Following the adventure on the water, we will have a picnic at the Fish and Game club. Contact us to make reservations.

Water Monitors Needed

IFLakes Association monitors water quality to detect areas of concern.  Volunteer to be a trained water monitor at one of the training sessions at The Volunteer Lakes Monitoring Program in Auburn, Maine.


2021 Sessions TBA