Press Release

Great Maine Lumberjack Show to represent Maine in New York City

TRENTON, Maine — Timber Tina’s Great Maine Lumberjack Show will represent the state of Maine Jan. 19-20, in The New York Times Travel Show to be held at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City.

‘Timber’ Tina Scheer will be performing along with several of her athletes in events such as wood chopping and sawing.

The Maine Office of Tourism booth will be promoting the state and will be on hand to offer travel advice and insider hints about visiting Maine. They will be located at Booth 149 and discover more at

The New York Times Travel Show is the largest consumer and trade travel event of its kind in the United States featuring nearly 500 exhibitors representing more than 150 countries focusing on travel destinations, tour operators and cruise lines including Africa, Asia, Australia/South Pacific, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, Mexico and the USA. There will be special travel offers and entertainment. The New York Times Travel Show will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20. For more information, visit

‘Timber’ Tina, the youngest member of the world-famous Scheer family, started log rolling at 7 years old and launched The Great Maine Lumberjack Show in 1997. The permanent-based logging sports facility is located in Trenton, Maine, the Gateway to Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor. Its logging sports show highlights the old-time skills of the Maine Lumberjacks in a modern competition. Tina also takes her team of Lumberjacks & Lumberjills on the road to perform at fairs, festivals and events in all 50 states and seven foreign Countries.