Holidays in Kennebunkport Maine

Celebrate Dad With a Father’s Day Getaway on the Maine Coast!

Memorial Day is just around the corner, and that means Father’s Day Weekend is quickly approaching! So it’s time to start thinking about how to make Dad feel extra special this year – and what better way is there than surprising the special guy in your life with a trip to the Maine Coast? I mean, what more does a guy want than a weekend free from the “honey-do” list, a few great beer, awesome food, and some time enjoying the outdoors? Fortunately, those are… Read More

Celebrating Memorial Day Weekend on the Maine Coast

Memorial Day Weekend marks the start of summer all around the nation (although not the official start on the calendar!), and Kennebunkport Maine is no exception! And with the warm weather we’ve been experiencing recently, it certainly feels like summer is upon us! No matter what’s on your agenda for your trip to the Maine Coast, there are plenty of activities for all visitors. Dig into some lobster! Nunan’s Lobster Hut is open Thursday- Sunday nights right now (starting at 5pm, and don’t… Read More

A Cinco De Mayo Celebration on the Maine Coast

The fifth of May might have been a little drizzly and cool, but inside area restaurants, things were heating up for celebrating Cinco de May0! While Kennebunkport Maine might only be home to one phenomenal Mexican restaurant, eateries all over town were inspired by our southern neighbor for specials and inventive drinks on Friday night. Although my personal favorite way to start off Cinco de Mayo is with a festive breakfast like huevos rancheros, but it turns out that not everyone is as much of… Read More

Pampering Mom on Mother’s Day at a Maine Bed and Breakfast

Year after year, mothers all around the country wake up on Mother’s Day to pancakes lovingly prepared by their little tykes, but what these special ladies really want is some pampering, and there is no better place than at the Maine Stay! So make this year’s Mother’s Day one to remember with special surprises for the women in your life at our Maine bed and breakfast. She’ll feel the love from the moment she arrives. We’ll have a local cheese and fruit platter… Read More

Running Routes in Kennebunkport for Marathon Monday

Throughout New England, the third Monday in April marks a very important day – Marathon Monday! In Massachusetts, this day is a state holiday (not for the Marathon, but to commemorate the battles of Lexington and Concord during the Revolutionary War as “Patriots’ Day”), and this holiday pops up on many calendars throughout the nation. But here in New England, folks find themselves glued to the screen watching the course of the Boston Marathon. And while we in Kennebunkport will also be… Read More

Easter Sunday Church Services in Kennebunkport, Maine

Easter Sunday is just a week away, and with the snow piles almost gone and the gardens coming to life, it really feels like a season of rebirth here in Kennebunkport! Although this seaside village is home to just over 3,000 people year round, there is a surprising number of churches open for Easter Sunday service (and the variety gets even greater once the weather gets warmer). So if you are looking to enjoy a worship service while enjoying a weekend getaway, here are some area… Read More

Enjoy Luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day on the Maine Coast

I might still have trouble remembering to write “2017”, but St. Patrick’s Day is upon us and there’s not better place on the Maine Coast to enjoy a little Irish luck than in Kennebunkport! And celebrating St. Paddy’s Day in New England doesn’t have to mean hitting the parade route in South Boston or just cooking up corned beef and cabbage at home – there are plenty of fantastic Irish pubs just waiting for a celebration! A few years ago, a fantastic… Read More

A New Year’s Eve Celebration in Kennebunkport Maine

The holiday season is a particularly beautiful time here in Kennebunkport Maine, and New Year’s Eve is no exception. This year, a light snowfall draped this seaside village in white, for the perfect backdrop to ring in 2016! And once the sun set on 2016, the fun began! Each year, guests at our boutique Kennebunnkport hotel are treated to a New Year’s Eve party that all are invited to enjoy. Some visitors chose to head out on the town for a special dinner or music… Read More

Historic Inns of Kennebunkport Donate to Food Pantry

We may have been a little late for Giving Tuesday, but today the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport presented our annual donation to the York County Food Pantry. Each year during Christmas Prelude, area bed and breakfasts open their doors to visitors, showing them around the inns so that locals and visitors alike can get a real sense of the personalities of each of the inns–while benefitting a great cause! Each year during Christmas Prelude, the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport (the Maine Stay… Read More

Ring in 2017 at a Maine Bed and Breakfast!

Kennebunkport is known for celebrating the holiday season in style, and New Year’s Eve is certainly no exception! We kick off the holiday season with a special celebration for Veterans over Veteran’s Day and continue with a Thanksgiving feast, followed shortly by nearly two weeks of Christmas Prelude. This year the festivities continue with Christmas and Hanukkah, with New Year’s Eve not long after! And to send off the 2016 holiday season with a bang, the Maine Stay Inn hosts a great New Year’s Eve… Read More

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