The Institute for Family-Owned Business is holding its first Family Fun Festival to be held on Wednesday, Aug. 17 from 4 to 8 p.m. at River Winds Farm & Estates in Saco. Courtesy photo/Andrea Parker

SACO — Join the Institute for Family-Owned Business (IFOB) for its first Family Fun Festival to be held on Wednesday, Aug. 17 from 4 to 8 p.m. at River Winds Farm & Estates in Saco.

River Winds Farm (an IFOB member) is a family-owned and operated event venue and horse farm on 160 sprawling acres of manicured lawns and gardens, pastures and trails, and woodlands fronting the Saco River. The property features a large event barn, an expansive deck, and numerous outdoor amenities for guests to experience.

This event will have fun for all ages and include: a Bounce House, Ga Ga Ball Pit, Volleyball, Giant Jenga, Beach Balls, Face painting and “When I grow up I want to be” dress up (thanks to presenting sponsor FAME Maine), S’mores pit for the kids, and A Magic Mirror photo booth.

M&M Entertainment will provide music and karaoke for all ages and there will be food and beverages (adult beverages will be available for purchase) — catering will be provided by Blue Elephant Events (also an IFOB member).

The cost is $45 for IFOB  members, $55 for non-members, and free for children 15 and under.

Reservations are required and can be made at https://bit.ly/3NNPqrZ

The even is supported by Title Sponsors: Capozza Floor Covering Center and Old Port Specialty Tile; Presenting Sponsor: Finance Authority of Maine (FAME); and Media Sponsor: Mainebiz.

Now in its 28th year, the Institute for Family-Owned Business (IFOB) is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to supporting family-owned businesses, which represent about 80 percent of all businesses in Maine. Through consulting, seminars, workshops, and networking, the Institute assists family-owned firms in meeting the unique managerial challenges associated with operating and sustaining a successful family enterprise. Additional information is available on the Institute’s website, www.fambusiness.org.