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Upcoming Events

Jul
29
Wed
all-day Maine Lobster Festival @ Downtown Rockland Maine
Maine Lobster Festival @ Downtown Rockland Maine
Jul 29 – Aug 2 all-day
Maine Lobster Festival @ Downtown Rockland Maine  | Rockland | Maine | United States
The Maine Lobster Festival is a not for profit organization that is run by community volunteers. The festival celebrates the lobster industry. There is a parade, entertainment, lobster cookers, competitions, rides and merriment for four[...]
Jul
31
Fri
10:00 am Friday Farm Tours Open to the Pu... @ Aldermere Farm
Friday Farm Tours Open to the Pu... @ Aldermere Farm
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
A tour of Aldermere Farm presenting the history of current management of the Farm, event update, and up-close view of the cattle. Tours will occur every Friday throughout the summer . 10:00AM
5:00 pm Grape Affair Maine Event @ Cellardoor Winery
Grape Affair Maine Event @ Cellardoor Winery
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Grape Affair Maine Event @ Cellardoor Winery | Lincolnville | Maine | United States
This great Camden Maine event reported by MyCamdenMaine.com courtesy of MaineWine.com. The Event Description is: Cellar Door Winery Events Grape Affair Maine Event Grab your boots and get ready to kick up your heels —[...]
4:00 pm Camden Walking Tour @ Camden Public Library
Camden Walking Tour @ Camden Public Library
Jul 31 @ 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.
9:15 pm Full Moon Sail @ Camden Harbor
Full Moon Sail @ Camden Harbor
Jul 31 @ 9:15 pm – 11:15 pm
Full Moon Sail @ Camden Harbor | Camden | Maine | United States
Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of Penobscot Bay. B.Y.O.B.
Aug
1
Sat
8:30 am Eggemoggin Reach Regatta @ Rockport Harbor
Eggemoggin Reach Regatta @ Rockport Harbor
Aug 1 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Eggemoggin Reach Regatta @ Rockport Harbor
The ultimate adventure aboard Schooner Heron. This classic regatta involves some of the finest wooden yachts in the world. Join the crew of the Heron all day for this regatta.
11:00 am A Feast in Honor of Marcella Haz... @ Salt Water Farm
A Feast in Honor of Marcella Haz... @ Salt Water Farm
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
A Feast in Honor of Marcella Hazan Cooking Class @ Salt Water Farm  | Lincolnville | Maine | United States
While in culinary school, I was asked to write an essay about the person I was most inspired by and that was Marcella Hazan, the famous Italian home cook, who shared traditional Italian recipes with[...]
Aug
5
Wed
10:00 am Merryspring’s Annual Kitchen Tour @ Camden Maine and surrounding area
Merryspring’s Annual Kitchen Tour @ Camden Maine and surrounding area
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Visit 8 unique designed residential kitchens in the Camden/Rockport Area. Enjoy demonstrations and tastings from local area chefs. Fundraiser for Merryspring Gardens.
Aug
6
Thu
7:45 am Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake u... @ Camden Harbor
Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake u... @ Camden Harbor
Aug 6 @ 7:45 am – 4:30 pm
Half Day Sail and Lobster Bake upon Schooner Olad @ Camden Harbor
Enjoy a sail around Iselboro and then get off enjoy a hike while the crew prepares a Maine traditional lobster bake for you. Please let the Windward House Innkeeper know if you would like a[...]
Aug
7
Fri
all-day Lobster SUP Cup 2015
Lobster SUP Cup 2015
Aug 7 – Aug 9 all-day
2 day Paddle Board Races in Mid Coast Maine. Benefit goes to the Challenged Athletes Foundation Operation Rebound. 1st day- Race from Rockland Harbor to Lincolnville Beach 2nd Day – Hosmer Pond For more information:[...]

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Boynton – McKay Food Co.

Advertise Here 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...

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...

Vegan FRESH Toast Maine Maple Sunday

  Spring time brings many reasons to host a breakfast or brunch. The sun is up earlier and the birds are singing. Whether you are celebrating Mother’s Day, Easter, Maine Maple Sunday or just celebrating the warmth returning, here is a special breakfast...