Learn More:
     + Accommodations
     + Bike Rentals + Shipment
     + Things to Do
     + Local Eats + Drink

Are you traveling from out of state or beyond to join the Dempsey Challenge? Congratulations! You’ll be here during the most beautiful season the state of Maine has to offer.

Lewiston-Auburn is centrally located just 40 minutes from the Portland International Jetport (PWM) and 2 hours from Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS).


Partner Hotels

Hampton Inn Lewiston-Auburn - located next to venue, (207) 344-1000
The Hilton Garden Inn Auburn Riverwatch– .1 mi., (207) 784-4433

Other Accommodations


For information about having your accommodation listed on this page, please email [email protected].

Bike Rentals + Shipments

Bike shops in the Lewiston-Auburn area:

  • SH – receives shipped bikes
  • R – some rentals available

Rainbow Bicycle 

(SH,R) 97 Lisbon Street, Lewiston, ME 04240 (207) 784-7576 [email protected]

Busytown Bikes 

(SH) 996 Sabattus Street Lewiston, ME (207) 241-3233 [email protected]

Roy’s Bicycle Shop 

(SH, R) 75 Farwell Street Lewiston, ME 04240 (207) 783-9090 [email protected]

Other bike shops within about 30 miles of Lewiston-Auburn include:

Things to Do

Fall is a wonderful time to visit Maine! From apple picking, to leaf peeping, or grabbing a lobster roll by the ocean — there’s lots to see and do! For more information, visit the following websites:

Local Eats & Drinks

Menus in LA is a great resource for restaurant menus in the Greater Lewiston/Auburn, Maine Area.

Restaurants and breweries within walking distance of the venue:

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