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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

Looking Forward to July 4th in Kennebunkport

While it seems like Memorial Day was just yesterday, July 4th is just around the corner! But it sure is! Now that summertime is really here, Kennebunkport hotels, bed and breakfasts, shops, and restaurants are gearing up for a fantastic celebration, and that means that shades of red, white and blue are popping up all around town. The Maine Stay Inn is no exception, with our bright red Cottage doors! And while we encourage all of our staff to dress their best in… Read More

Top 5 Things To Do During The Summer on the Maine Coast

The last week or so has featured some surprisingly spring-like days, which got me thinking about how summer is not far away… which then got me thinking about the top 5 best things about summer on the Maine Coast! Even though it is just February, the smell of salty is in the air (and not the kind you use to melt ice!), and the melting snow really says “Spring is coming!” But the truth is that spring and summer are just around… Read More

Upcoming July Events in Kennebunkport Maine

July 4th is just around the corner, and there are lots of exciting events happening in Kennebunkport and the neighboring communities over the next week. With a gorgeous forecast predicted, there’s nothing to keep folks from enjoying all that the Southern Maine Coast has to offer. So here are some of our favorite things to do in the coming days! Tomorrow, June 30th is Craft Night at River Tree Arts, and that means that for just $25 (or two for $45) you can… Read More

Garden Party at the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport

The 2015 Kennebunkport Festival is here, and that means that Historic Kennebunkport inns are gearing up for tomorrow’s Garden Party. It looks like Mother Nature is planning to cooperate so guests at any of the Historic Inns of Kennebunkport can enjoy tours of the four unique properties, as well as a delicious refreshments! Enjoy our gardens at the Garden Party! While some visitors might think that the best part of the Garden Party is touring all of the inns (let’s be honest – snooping is lots… Read More

10 Best Things About Kennebunkport in June

Kennebunkport is an incredible vacation destination any time of the year, but especially now that the weather is warm. With temps often in the 70s and even the low 80s, the month of June is certainly one of those times! Now, it’s a given that I love the Maine Coast, but here are my top 10 reasons why I particularly love visiting Kennebunkport in June: 10. Lower rates and better deals! Our Kennebunkport Maine Bed and Breakfast offers awesome reduced rates during the entire month (with the “Shoulder Season”… Read More

Memorial Day Weekend in Kennebunkport

It’s hard to believe that Memorial Day Weekend is here, and that means that summer has arrived in Kennebunkport! The weather has been absolutely stellar (and very summery feeling), which has made the kick off of summer in town a real hit! Today’s temps soared near 80, which meant that many folks flocked to the beach, but the mornings were just a touch too chilly for eating on the porch. And with the hanging baskets of flowers up and the fresh coat of… Read More

Planning Your Summer Vacation to the Maine Coast

Today the temperatures soared over 65 degrees today in Kennebunkport, Maine, which means it’s time to plan your summer vacation! Personally, I’m just not good at the whole “spontaneous” thing. So, for me, that means I’ve got to plan.  And since you’ve already decided to hit the road for a coastal Maine vay-cay, I’ve put together a few questions/answers to help guide your efforts. When? July and August are prime time in Kennebunkport — there’s no question about that. June is ideal if you are… Read More

Favorite Summer Activities on the Maine Coast

After looking at this week’s forecast and my recent blogs, I decided that we are way overdue for a list of some of the favorite activities during the summertime and early fall along the Maine Coast.  It’s not really fair to limit this list to Kennebunkport Maine, because there is so much to do in the general area, and most visitors do actually visit out of Kennebunkport town lines at some point during their visit! They might not actually be aware that… Read More

Gearing Up For July 4th in Kennebunkport

Our flag will be flying high on July 4th! It’s hard to believe that July 4th is right around the corner, but with summer in the air, we really know it’s true! And now that summertime is really here, the Kennebunkport hotels and bed and breakfasts are gearing up for a great celebration!  And as we get closer to Independence Day, hints of red, white and blue crop up all around Kennebunkport.  The Maine Stay Inn is no exception, as we fly the American… Read More

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