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all-day Christmas By the Sea @ Downtown Camden Maine
Christmas By the Sea @ Downtown Camden Maine
Dec 4 – Dec 6 all-day
Christmas By the Sea @ Downtown Camden Maine  | Camden | Maine | United States
2015 Event Schedule A weekend celebration of the holiday season. Downtown Camden Maine is decked out for the holidays. Stay in a historic Camden Inn and enjoy the holiday season. Get you shopping done in[...]
5:15 pm Holiday on the Harbor in Rockport
Holiday on the Harbor in Rockport
Dec 12 @ 5:15 pm – 9:45 pm
Holiday on the Harbor in Rockport
Bay Chamber Concerts presents the Harlem Gospel Choir (tickets through Bay Chamber), Wine tasting at Rayr, Tree Lighting, 1,000+ luminaries lining the street, Decorated lobster boats, Fireworks, Fire Pits to keep warm, Santa at Union[...]

Maine Winter Hikes

Yes, it’s cold. Yes it’s icy. Yes the trail blazes are covered in snow. Yes you still should get out and hike!  Mid Coast Maine has many hiking trails, but most of them are not recommended in the winter because of their slope, ice and snow conditions. The following...

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...

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...