Game Schedule!

Cream Cheese Festival Game Schedule

All Day   Painting the Cream Cheese Mural

Proudly sponsored by KraftHeinz

Location: Lowville Fire Hall Parking Lot

Throughout the day, experience the most unique way to paint…  with whipped and colored cream cheese!  Cream cheese and supplies will be provided.  

PLEASE, DO NOT EAT THE CREAM CHEESE!!


GAMES FOR THE KIDS!

Located on SOUTH END OF North State Street

12:00-1:00 pm    Cream Cheese Ladder Ball   Individual

Proudly sponsored by Good Morning Realty

Ages Categories:  5-7, 8-10, 11-15

Prize Money:  1st place- $25.00; 2nd place- $20.00; 3rd place- $15.00

A little twist on the fun ladder ball game!  Toss cream cheese containers, connected by a string, at a ladder to get the most points.  The three individuals with the most points win!  


1:00-2:00 pm   Got Milk? Splash Contest   NEW!!!   Team of 2

Proudly sponsored by East Road Adult Home

Ages Categories:  4-6, 7-10, 11-15

Prize Money:  1st place- $50.00; 2nd place- $40.00; 3rd place- $30.00 in each age group

How much milk can you catch when it is squirted at you?  One teammate will have a squirter and a bucket of milk, the other teammate will be holding an empty milk carton.  The three teams with the most milk caught, in each age category, are the winners!


2:00-3:00 pm   Cream Cheese Ice Cream Contest   Individual

Proudly sponsored by Birnie Bus Service, Inc.

Ages Categories:  5-7, 8-10, 11-15

Prize Money:  1st place- $25.00; 2nd place- $20.00; 3rd place- $15.00 in each age group


Everyone loves ice cream!!!  How about a cone filled with 2 scoops (2 tablespoons each) of cream cheese?  How fast can you eat a cream cheese ice cream cone?  The fastest three contestants in each age category win!


3:00-4:00 pm   Mini-Tractor Pull   Individual

Proudly sponsored by Lewis county Public Transportation

Ages Categories:  4-5, 6-7, 8-10

Prize Money:  1st place- $25.00; 2nd place- $20.00; 3rd place- $15.00 in each age group

Back by popular demand…  This contest involves driving a pedal tractor which is pulling bags of ‘feed’ to the end of the course.  Contestants will have to wheelbarrow a bag of feed back to the starting point to complete this competition.  Children, in each age category, with the fastest time win.


4:00-5:00 pm   Udder Toss NEW!!!   Team of 2

Proudly sponsored by Lowville Producers Cheese Store

Ages Categories:  5-7, 8-10 and 11-15

Prize Money:  1st place- $50.00; 2nd place- $40.00; 3rd place- $30.00 in each age group

Team of two individuals toss an udder back and forth to each other to see how far apart they can get.  If you drop it, your team is out!  The top three teams with the most distance between them win!  Team age is determined by the oldest child on the team.  


5:00-6:00 pm   Cream Cheese Toss   Team of 2

Proudly sponsored by Lowville Fire Department and Lewis County Agricultural Society

Ages Categories:  4-6; 7-10; 11-15

Prize Money:  1st place- $50.00; 2nd place- $40.00; 3rd place- $30.00 in each age group

Time limit:  60 seconds.  One person is the thrower and the other is the catcher.  You must throw from behind the line with cream cheese balls no larger than your hand.  The individual catching will have a feed bag.  The object is to catch the most cream cheese balls IN your bag!  Remember, no cream cheese balls larger than your hand may be used! Three teams with the most cream cheese balls caught will receive prize money.


GAMES FOR THE ADULTS!

Located Behind Key Bank

12:00-1:00 pm   Cream Cheese Shoot Out   NEW!!!   Individual

Proudly sponsored by KraftHeinz

Prize Money:  1st place- $100.00; 2nd place- $75.00; 3rd place- $50.00

New for adults this year!  Combining the North Country’s love of hockey with an 8 oz container of cream cheese!  Each contestant gets three tries to shoot a goal at the angry bull.  Points will be awarded for great aim.  1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize will be awarded for each age category.


1:00-2:00 pm   Hay Fever   NEW!!!   Team of 3

Proudly sponsored by Marks Farms

Prize Money:  1st place- $225.00; 2nd place- $180.00; 3rd place- $120.00

Each teammate must race to place bales of hay in a pyramid from the start line as fast as they can!  The three teams with the fastest times of completing this task will win!  Good luck!


2:00-3:00 pm   Got Milk? Splash Contest   NEW!!!   Team of 2

Proudly sponsored by Griffith Energy

Prize Money:  1st place- $200.00; 2nd place- $150.00; 3rd place- $100.00

How much milk can you catch when it is squirted at you?  One teammate will have a squirter and a bucket of milk, the other teammate will be holding an empty milk carton.  The three teams with the most milk caught are the winners!


3:00-4:00 pm   Cream Cheese Ladder Ball   Individual

Proudly sponsored by 7 News/Fox 28/MeTV

Prize Money:  1st place- $100.00; 2nd place- $75.00; 3rd place- $50.00

A little twist on the fun ladder ball game!  Toss cream cheese containers, connected by a string, at a ladder to get the most points.  The three individuals with the most points win!  


4:00-5:00 pm   Cream Cheese Plinko   Individual

Proudly sponsored by Suburban Propane

Prize money:  1st place- $100.00; 2nd place $75.00; 3rd place- $50.00

Contestants will be challenged to drop cream cheese containers through a plinko board.  Random amounts will be placed at the bottom of the board.  The three individuals with the most points at the end of their try will receive prize money!  Good luck!  You never know where it is going to PLINKO!  


5:00-6:00 pm   Cream Cheese Toss   Team of 2

Proudly sponsored by Village of Lowville

Prize Money:  1st place- $200.00; 2nd place- $150.00; 3rd place- $100.00

Time limit:  60 seconds.  One person is the thrower and the other is the catcher.  You must throw from behind the line with cream cheese balls no larger than your hand.  The individual catching will have a feed bag.  The object is to catch the most cream cheese balls IN your bag!  Remember, no cream cheese balls larger than your hand may be used! Three teams with the most cream cheese balls caught will receive prize money.


Located on SOUTH END OF North State Street

12:30-1:30 pm   Modified Corn Hole   Team of 2

Proudly sponsored by North Country Public Radio

Prize Money:  1st place- $200.00; 2nd place- $150.00; 3rd place- $100.00

Each team of 2 will be tossing bean bags full of corn for a distance of ~25 feet to a board in an effort to either land the beanbag in the only hole (3 points) provided, leaning into the hole (2 points) or on the board (1 point).  Each team will get to toss the bean bags 4 times (with each individual tossing for 2 turns).  The team with the highest score will move on in the tournament to play the other winners.  The top three winning teams will receive prize money!  


1:30-2:30 pm   Feed Bag Shot Put   Individual

Proudly sponsored by AmeriCU Credit Union

*Women’s and Men’s division!  

Prize money:  1st place- $100.00; 2nd place $75.00; 3rd place- $50.00

See how far you are able to toss a bag of feed…  Toss it any way you are most comfortable!  The three women and three men with the furthest distance forward win!  


2:30-3:30 pm   Cream Cheese Ice Cream Contest    Individual

Proudly sponsored by Countryside Veterinary Clinic. LLP

Prize Money:  1st place- $100.00; 2nd place- $75.00; 3rd place- $50.00 in each age group

Everyone loves ice cream!!!  How about a cone filled with 2 scoops (2 tablespoons each) of cream cheese?  How fast can you eat a cream cheese ice cream cone?  The fastest three contestants win!


3:30-4:30 pm Dress Like a Farmer Relay Team of 4

Proudly sponsored by Northern Credit Union

Prize Money:  1st place- $300.00; 2nd place- $200.00; 3rd place- $100.00 

How fast can you jump up and get dressed?  What if the cows are in the streets rather than the field?  Your team will be challenged with dressing you in farmer’s clothing.  Each teammate will have items to run to you and assist you with putting it/them on.  When your teammate reaches the start line, the next teammate runs something to you.  Once you are completely dressed, your time stops when you cross the start line.  The fastest three teams are the winners.  


4:30-5:30 pm  Udder Toss Team of 2

Proudly sponsored by Journal & Republican

Prize Money:  1st place- $200.00; 2nd place- $150.00; 3rd place- $100.00

Team of two individuals toss an udder back and forth to each other to see how far apart they can get.  If you drop it, your team is out!  The top three teams with the most distance between them win!  


The 13th Annual Cream Cheese Festival

Saturday, September 16th, 2017 — 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Historic Downtown Lowville, New York 


Main Contact: Jeremiah S. Papineau | 315.748.6361 | creamcheesefestival@gmail.com
Vendor Contact: Beth Schaab (315-525-5178)
creamcheesefestival.com