Visit the Franciscan Monastery on the Kennebunk River

The Kennebunk River divides Kennebunk and Kennebunkport and enjoys a busy and vibrant shoreline on both sides.  Marina’s, shops and restaurants stretch from the bridge in Dock Square all the way down to the Breakwater.  However, stand on the Kennebunkport side and look across the water and you’ll see acres of undeveloped shore lands.  This …
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Scalawags pet boutique; gifts for your furry friends

Scalawags is a pet boutique in Kennebunkport’s Dock Square that caters to your four legged friends with unique and unusual pet supplies.  This is a must stop if you, or someone you know, needs a special gift for the pet in their lives. Centrally located in the center of Dock Square, this small store is …
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farm+table in Kennebunkport is a treat for food lovers

Tucked away in Kennebunkport’s Cape Porpoise fishing village, the newly opened farm+table is a real find for food lovers – and everyone else too! Liz and Bruce Andrews first fell in love with Kennebunkport and decided to make it their home after walking away from corporate life (sounds familiar!).  They found a beautiful red barn …
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Calling all Foodies, it’s Coastal Maine Restaurant Week

Coastal Maine Restaurant Week is back again!  This annual foodie event runs from October 24th – 30th and features a great selection of restaurants all up and down the southern Maine coast. For restaurant week, participating establishments offer prix fixe menus for $25, $35 or $45.  This is a great way to try out old …
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Five Things to do in Kennebunkport Maine in November

Many people believe that once the fall colors have peaked and faded, there’s no reason to come to Maine.  We’ve got five things for you to do in Kennebunkport in November. Why take a few days to getaway and enjoy Maine’s southern coast region this November.   Walk The Beach Bundle up and walk the …
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The Whoopie Pie; Maine’s Official “State Treat”

Made with two soft cookie/cake-like halves, sandwiched together with a creamy smooth filling, these little snacks are delicious.  Traditionally made with chocolate and marshmallow, a wide and versatile range of flavors are now available. The New England region claims the whoopie pie as its own.  The Amish in Pennsylvania also lay claim and you can …
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Celebrate the Holidays – Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude

That’s right, it’s only September but we’re going to start talking about Christmas already.  As those of you who have been to Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude holiday festival know, you’ve got to plan early because things sell out quickly! For those of you who haven’t attended a Christmas Prelude yet, let’s see if we can convince …
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Celebrate Autumn in Maine with Pick-Your-Own Farms

You wouldn’t know it from the unseasonably warm weather we’re having here in Kennebunkport, but Fall is just around the corner.  The official Maine Fall Foliage people are expecting these warm temperatures to extend the colors into late October.  Good news if you want to squeeze a last minute holiday in before winter hits! Fall …
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