The 2016 Kennebunkport Festival is a Foodie Celebration

  We’re turning our sites to summer here on the Maine coast.  June is just around the corner and the annual Kennebunkport Food Festival will be coming soon. If you’ve never attended the Festival, we would love to encourage you to come up and join us.  There’s so many great things to see and do …
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Explore our past at Kennebunkport Historical Society

Kennebunkport has a rich history.  The Kennebunkport Historical Society focuses their attention year around on capturing and storing that history for our visitors to enjoy while on vacation. There are two locations and we recommend you explore both if you have time.  The White Columns is a restored Victorian era home that still retains the original …
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Old Vines Wine Bar, NEW Favorite Kennebunkport Dining

Old Vines Wine Bar has been resident in Kennebunk’s Lower Village since 2009.  New owners have taken this tapas-style, small plate dining experience to a whole new level of WOW! The interior of Old Vines is casual and intimate.  Seating is at small tables, a couple of high tops or at the bar.  Sat back …
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March is Maple Month and they’re making Syrup in Maine

Sunny days and below freezing nights in the months of February and March in Maine are perfect conditions for the Maple trees sap to start flowing.  The Maple Syrup producers are working around the clock to turn that sap into the sweet syrup we all know and love. Like wine, maple syrup varies year to …
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Kennebunkport Maine is a Paradise for Craft Beer Lovers

Whether you prefer a light ale, a British style bitter, IPA or a stout, Kennebunkport’s got craft beer lovers covered. The Kennebunkport Brewing Company (KBC) is a small brewery located under Federal Jacks pub in Lower Village.  This “brew with a view” hand crafts their beers on the premises.  Many are available for take-out in …
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A Celebration of Maine Produce at 50 Local in Kennebunk

Dining at 50 Local in Kennebunk offers a French bistro atmosphere with American flair, and really defines the farm-to-table movement through their commitment to local farms and fisheries. Located on Main Street in Kennebunk, 50 Local is a 10 minute drive from the 1802 House Bed and Breakfast.  The restaurant is owned by local girl …
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Launch! A Martime Festival comes to Kennebunkport

Kennebunkport has an interesting, and diverse, maritime history going back several hundred years.  We’re taking an opportunity to celebrate that in this year’s first ever Launch! A Maritime Festival coming to the Kennebunks the weekend of June 17th, 2016. Kennebunkport and the Southern Coast of Maine have been known for centuries for shipbuilding and fishing.  In …
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Enjoy some of the New England winter in Kennebunkport

I grew up in Colorado and all of my early perceptions of winter in New England are from the television and movies.  They’re pretty romantic images for the most part.  Ice skating on frozen ponds, shushing through fields in a horse drawn sleigh and woods covered in snow with skies so blue and bright, you could …
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