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Celebrate Labor Day Weekend in Kennebunkport Maine

It’s hard to believe that it is already mid-August and the solar eclipse we’ve all been waiting for was today! Summer is flying by and as crazy as it might seem, Labor Day Weekend is just around the corner, but it certainly is and Kennebunkport is looking forward to a great weekend. There’s no question that every holiday weekend is filled with fun activities and loads of opportunities to unwind and relax (like comfy hammocks, beautiful beaches, and restaurants and bars on the… Read More

10 Best Things About Leaf Peeping on the Maine Coast

It might be the middle of summer, but stores are showing back to school items and that means it is time to start planning a getaway to the Maine Coast for Leaf Peeping Season! Typically from mid-late September through mid-October, the scenery in already spectacular Kennebunkport becomes painted with stunning and vibrant hues during fall foliage. Sometimes known as “Indian Summer” fall foliage season brings the changing of the leaves to New England, and we are so lucky to be situated perfectly… Read More

Romantic Getaway to a Maine Bed and Breakfast

As we inch closer to the end of Daylight Savings Time and the shorter days that mark late fall and winter in New England, the time for a romantic getaway to a Maine Bed and Breakfast is officially upon us! The Halloween decorations are packed away, the leaves are really falling, and the piles of clearance candy are dwindling, Third Night Free time is here! That means 33% extra time for snuggling in front of a glowing fire, enjoying a leisurely soaking in a whirlpool tub,… Read More

Spooky Celebrations Coming to Kennebunkport Maine This Halloween!

Now that the leaves are changing and the days are getting shorter, it is really feeling like fall, and that means that Halloween is just around the corner! Each year, visitors flock to New England to enjoy fall foliage season, and this year, that definitely will encompass the very end of October. And while Salem, Massachusetts might be thought of as the place to embrace all things spooky during Halloween, there are lots of great ways to get your spook on right… Read More

Enjoying Columbus Day Weekend in Kennebunkport Maine

Columbus Day Weekend might only be a regional holiday, but here in Kennebunkport Maine, you certainly wouldn’t know it, because it is celebrated much like July 4th and Labor Day – with tons of outdoor activities and community events. This weekend was no exception, and visitors and locals alike enjoyed tons of cavities all around the Southern Maine Coast. Cool fall weather was perfect for hiking and taking in the fall foliage, particularly at places like Laudholm Farm at the Wells Reserve, Mount… Read More

Picking Pumpkins This Fall in Kennebunkport Maine

When discussing the perfect fall activities to enjoy during fall foliage season here in New England, there is no question that pumpkin picking is right at the top of the list, and there are lots of great options right around Kennebunkport Maine! So this fall, don’t miss out on this quintessential autumn activity during your visit to the Maine Coast. And while the fall foliage hasn’t hit its peak yet, the pumpkins are certainly ready to go! Snug Harbor Farm always has… Read More

Leaf Peeping on the Maine Coast

Now that October is here and the days are getting shorter and cooler, it is really feeling like fall foliage season, and the leaves are catching on too! Every year it amazes me how quickly the foliage goes from green to vibrant shades of red or orange, but fortunately the amazing colors stick around for a while! The warm early part of September means that the color change is a touch behind schedule, but my not-so-scientific estimate is that the changing of… Read More

Antiquing in Southern Maine

This weekend has brought with it a touch of fall, and that means that it is time to start thinking about some favorite ways to enjoy a glorious fall getaway on the Southern Maine Coast – hiking, biking, leaf-peeping, apple picking, hayrides, and, of course, antiquing! Truthfully, antique shopping in Southern Maine is great all year round, but in the summer months, most people are thinking about spending time on the beach and not perusing the amazing variety of antique shops that… Read More

5 Day Trips for Fall Foliage Season in New England

Summer has flown by and Labor Day is here, which means that fall foliage season is really on its way to New England! Kennebunkport’s coastal Maine location means that the incredible colors tend to stick around longer than our inland neighbors, which means more opportunities to enjoy this beautiful season. And while Kennebunkport Maine is absolutely stunning, there are lots of great spots not to be missed just short jaunts from here, which brings  us to 5 favorite day trips to enjoy… Read More

3 Favorite Activities for Fall in New England

It’s hard to believe that autumn is just around the corner, especially with the glorious summer weather we’ve been enjoying here in Kennebunkport Maine, but fall foliage season is coming! With its characteristic red and orange hues taking over the skylines, just being in New England during fall foliage season is a treat. But with tons of ways to enjoy an autumn getaway on the Maine Coast, there’s lots to do besides enjoying the view, so here are three of our favorite ways… Read More

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