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Upcoming Events

Sep
4
Fri
all-day Camden Windjammer Festival @ Camden Downtown
Camden Windjammer Festival @ Camden Downtown
Sep 4 – Sep 6 all-day
Camden Windjammer Festival @ Camden Downtown
The Windjammer Fleet gathers once again for the pubic to marvel at the tall ships beauty. Schooner Bum fun, music, dancing, pirates, and fireworks are all part of the fun in Camden Harbor Park and[...]
11:00 am Camden Windjammer Festival Parad... @ Camden Hrabor
Camden Windjammer Festival Parad... @ Camden Hrabor
Sep 4 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
There is a lovely parade of sail in Camden Harbor to kick of the Windjammer weekend. Sit at the harbor and enjoy.
4:00 pm Camden Walking Tour @ Camden Public Library
Camden Walking Tour @ Camden Public Library
Sep 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Join an educational and entertaining one hour walking tour of downtown Camden’s historic sites each Friday evening. By Donation only. Stop by the Camden Public lIbrary Circulation desk to reserve a spot.
9:00 pm Camden Harbor Fireworks @ Camden Harbor
Camden Harbor Fireworks @ Camden Harbor
Sep 4 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Camden Harbor Fireworks @ Camden Harbor
Watch the famous Camden Harbor 4th of July Fireworks  from the head of the harbor, one block from Camden Windward House.
Sep
5
Sat
11:00 am A Summer Harvest Salt Water Farm... @ Salt Water Farm
A Summer Harvest Salt Water Farm... @ Salt Water Farm
Sep 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
A Summer Harvest Salt Water Farm Cooking Class @ Salt Water Farm | Lincolnville | Maine | United States
Our harvest classes are designed to teach students how to create a balanced and inspired meal based around the available harvest. In September there are a bounty of ingredients to choose from and together we[...]
Sep
11
Fri
4:00 pm Camden Walking Tour @ Camden Public Library
Camden Walking Tour @ Camden Public Library
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Join an educational and entertaining one hour walking tour of downtown Camden’s historic sites each Friday evening. By Donation only. Stop by the Camden Public lIbrary Circulation desk to reserve a spot.
Sep
19
Sat
11:00 am Three Autumn Soups @ Salt Water Farm
Three Autumn Soups @ Salt Water Farm
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Three Autumn Soups @ Salt Water Farm | Lincolnville | Maine | United States
When people ask what my favorite food is, the answer is always the same: soup. A soup is nothing short of medicine on a cold day. It warms us from head to toe, shutting out[...]
Sep
25
Fri
all-day MOFGA Common Ground Fair @ Common Grounds
MOFGA Common Ground Fair @ Common Grounds
Sep 25 – Sep 27 all-day
MOFGA Common Ground Fair @ Common Grounds | Unity | Maine | United States
The Common Ground Country Fair is delighted to be one of the most popular destinations in Maine each fall. Annually almost 60,000 visitors enjoy the Common Ground Country Fair. If you are planning on attending[...]
Sep
26
Sat
11:00 am A Stew or a Story @ Salt Water Farm
A Stew or a Story @ Salt Water Farm
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
A Stew or a Story @ Salt Water Farm | Lincolnville | Maine | United States
While many people are holding onto the last days of summer, we at Salt Water Farm are dreaming of a cold wind, a wood fire and a pot of stew bubbling away on the stove[...]
Oct
3
Sat
3:57 pm Savory Pies cooking class Salt W... @ Salt Water Farm
Savory Pies cooking class Salt W... @ Salt Water Farm
Oct 3 @ 3:57 pm – 4:57 pm
Savory Pies cooking class Salt Water Farm @ Salt Water Farm | Lincolnville | Maine | United States
Historically, savory pies were a method of preserving foods for long journeys across land or sea. The English are famous for their meat pies and America has its own tradition in chicken pot pie. In[...]

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Hartstone Inn, Camden Maine

Hartstone Inn is one of Camden’s many luxurious and charming and historic bed and breakfasts. Each of their twenty-one rooms are unique, comfortable, and tastefully decorated. They’re also very practical, with amenities including private baths, free wifi,...

Cuzzy’s Restaurant

Cuzzy’s restaurant has a fun atmosphere and a very comprehensive menu. They have everything from seafood to the classic hamburger or chicken wings. Stop by for a very casual family-friendly lunch or dinner. They’re located at 21 Bay View St, Camden, ME...

Boynton – McKay Food Co.

Boynton Mckay serves breakfast, but not just for the morning; you can get breakfast for any meal. With vegetarian and gluten-free options, this eatery has something for everyone. They serve great food including Breakfast and Lunch Hot Tea and house-made Kombucha!...

Atlantica Seafood Bistro

Atlantica Bistro is located right on the Camden Harbor and is perfect for those looking for a scenic and stylish, yet comfortable dining experience. Open seven days a week, you can get the freshest local seafood and Maine-raised beef hamburgers. They’re located...

40 Paper Bistro and Bar

Maine Magazine proudly calls 40paper, “A restaurant that produces brilliant fresh pastas and outstanding grilled pizza… a welcome addition to any community, and Josh Hixson and his crew will continue to pack in 40Paper with both happy locals and satisfied...

Coastal Maine Popcorn

Have you ever tried maple flavored popcorn? How about blueberry popcorn? Well now you have the opportunity to at one of Coastal Maine Popcorn’s four locations. Opened in 2007, Coastal Maine Popcorn brings something new to Maine communities. Try one of their...

Maine Leaf Peeper’s Maple Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Maine Leaf Peeper’s Maple Pumpkin Pie Recipe Fall is a great time to visit Maine. Beautiful blue skies over Penobscot bay are surrounded by leaf peeper’s delights. The sugar maple trees leaves turn hundreds of shades of red. It’s the perfect time for...

Wasses Hot Dogs; Everyone’s Favorite Hot Dogs!

With reviews like, “The best hot dog anywhere!” and, “Fantastic place to stop for a quick bite!”, Wasses Hot Dogs in downtown Rockland is a must-go for any tourist. Across from the scenic Rockland harbor, you can’t go wrong for a bite to...

Off the Hook / Shuckin’ Shack

Off the Hook / Shuckin’ Shack in downtown Belfast only offers the very freshest seafood caught in the area. They offer take out and dine in options. They are at  21 Airport Rd., Belfast ME...

The Belfast Co-op

The Belfast Co-op was originally established in 1976 and has been a go-to spot for tourists and locals alike ever since. It is a great place to get local products such as freshly picked vegetables and fruits, and locally sourced meats and eggs. It is located in 123...

I say Maine Potatoes

The Coast of Maine is all about blueberries and lobster. The interior and northern Maine is a lot different. The interior and northern Maine is about potatoes and lumbering. Maine is almost 2 different states when you drive around and see the plethora of different...

Vegan Homefries

            Ingredients: Vegan Homefries 3 Organic Maine potatoes 2 tblsp Organic Peanut Oil 1tsp of onion powder 1 tsp of Maine sea salt 1 tsp of smoked paprika Method: 1. Cut the potatoes into small equal sized 2 inch pieces 2. Prepare...

Summer Discounts MidCoast Maine

This morning I was helping guests plan their 3 day stay here in MidCoast Maine. Since it is early in the season, I had to do a lot of googling and calling places to see when they are open. While I was googling and researching, I came upon several early bird summer...