2019 Kennebunkport Conservation Trust Trail Fest

2019 Kennebunkport Conservation Trust Trail Fest

The first session of the 2019 Kennebunkport Conservation Trust Trail Fest is coming right up on Sunday, August 18th. Along with a 5k, 10k, or half marathon to run in, the day also promises food, drink, games, and a DJ. Come join in the fun! Lace up your shoes and stretch those legs – it’s … Read More

Visit Goat Island Lighthouse

Visit Goat Island Lighthouse

Goat Island Lighthouse is an iconic landmark in Cape Porpoise Harbor and the only lighthouse local to the Kennebunks. While you can always view the Goat Island Light from Cape Porpoise Pier, summer high tides allow for visits and tours! The Maine Coast is speckled with handsome lighthouse towers. In fact, there are seven lighthouses … Read More

Visit Two Lights State Park For Incredible Maine Coast Views

Visit Two Lights State Park For Incredible Maine Coast Views

Two Lights State Park, in Cape Elizabeth, ME, provides spectacular views of Casco Bay and the open Atlantic. It is a popular spot for barbecues, clambakes, and taking in Maine’s legendary rocky coast. The Maine coastline is endlessly beautiful. The rocky shore, sweeping vistas, and iconic lighthouses draw locals and visitors alike. Guests of our … Read More

Hit The Green at Kennebunkport Golf Courses

Hit The Green at Kennebunkport Golf Courses

The Kennebunkport area is known for its golf. If you’re hoping to get in a round or more, you’ll be happy to learn there are a variety of Kennebunkport golf courses to choose from. Experience a century old course near the beach – or maybe you’d prefer a game on President Bush’s preferred local green? … Read More

Wells Auto Museum – Over 80 Antique and Classic Cars

Wells Auto Museum – Over 80 Antique and Classic Cars

If you love classic and antique cars, you’ll definitely want to take a short trek south from our Maine Coast Bed and Breakfast to visit Wells Auto Museum. You’ll need to coordinate your visit, though – Wells Auto Museum is currently only open 9 days a year! Wells Antique Auto Museum is located just 14 … Read More

Ogunquit Museum of American Art & Art at the Inns 2019

Ogunquit Museum of American Art & Art at the Inns 2019

The Ogunquit Museum of American Art may be small but it’s jam-packed with over 3,000 works of art. It also has the distinction of being Maine’s only museum dedicated to American art history. The Ogunquit Museum of American Art is located in Ogunquit, Maine, just a short drive down the coast from our Kennebunkport B&B. … Read More

Don’t Miss Maine Coast Marathon 2019!

Don’t Miss Maine Coast Marathon 2019!

On your marks, get set: Maine Coast Marathon 2019 is just weeks away! Come join the throng on Saturday, May 11th, 2019, at one of Maine’s most scenic road races. The Shipyard Maine Coast Half and Full Marathon are well known as low-key events with amazing scenery, and plenty of fun and swag for attendees. … Read More

Visit Farnsworth Art Museum and Wyeth Center

Visit Farnsworth Art Museum and Wyeth Center

The Farnsworth Art Museum, in Rockland, ME, contains one of the nation’s largest collections of Wyeth family paintings. The more than 15,000 works in the museum collection include some of the best American artworks of the 18th and 19th century. Farnsworth Art Museum specializes in American art, especially art with a Maine connection. The museum’s … Read More

Walker’s Point – the Kennebunkport Bush Family Compound

Walker’s Point – the Kennebunkport Bush Family Compound

One of the more popular attractions in our area is Walker’s Point, the Kennebunkport Bush family compound. It’s often the first thing people want to see! The Bush family has had a presence in Kennebunkport for well over a century. George H.W. Bush’s grandfather and great-grandfather purchased and the property in the 1870’s. Originally known … Read More

Maine Maple Sunday 2019 – A Sweet and Sticky Celebration

Maine Maple Sunday 2019 – A Sweet and Sticky Celebration

Get set for Maine Maple Sunday 2019 – a sweet and sticky celebration of spring and maple sugaring time – Sunday, March 24th, 2019! Ah, spring: is there any time more exciting than … Okay, okay, so it’s not exactly spring-time yet. It’s coming, though, and now is the time to plan those spring-getaways! One … Read More

2019 Maine Boatbuilders Show Lodging Package

2019 Maine Boatbuilders Show Lodging Package

We’ve got tickets to the 2019 Maine Boatbuilders Show and we’re giving them away to anyone who books a two night stay that weekend! March 22nd through the 24th, 2019. The Maine Boatbuilders Show is one the biggest and best custom fiberglass and wooden boat shows on the East Coast. Last year’s event saw some … Read More

Discover Kennebunk’s Brick Store Museum

Discover Kennebunk’s Brick Store Museum

Looking for things to do in Kennebunkport? There’s a fascinating museum just a few miles up the road from our Kennbunkport B&B that you should really consider visiting: Kennebunk’s Brick Store Museum. The Brick Store Museum began life in 1825 as just that – a dry goods store built of bricks by merchant William Lord. … Read More

Have a Romantic Kennebunkport Valentine’s Day Getaway!

Have a Romantic Kennebunkport Valentine’s Day Getaway!

Come to Kennebunkport this Valentine’s Day and enjoy a romantic Valentine’s Day getaway at our Kennebunkport B&B – The Captain Jefferds Inn! February and Valentine’s Day is a magical time, here in Kennebunkport. We “Paint the Town Red” all month long with special events, transforming the coldest month of the year into one of warmth … Read More

Your Maine Cross Country Skiing Getaway Headquarters!

Your Maine Cross Country Skiing Getaway Headquarters!

Now is the time to plan your Maine cross country skiing getaway and The Captain Jefferds Inn, a Kennebunkport B&B, makes for the perfect base camp. It’s hard to beat Maine for ways to get out in the snow. Skiing, ice-skating, sledding, snowmobiling, sleigh rides, snowshoes, and more. Our state’s natural beauty provides countless places … Read More

Watch the Wild Blueberry Drop on a Kennebunkport New Year’s Eve!
Visit Kennebunkport’s Seashore Trolley Museum for the Holidays!

Visit Kennebunkport’s Seashore Trolley Museum for the Holidays!

Come explore the world’s oldest and largest electric railway museum: Kennebunkport’s Seashore Trolley Museum! See streetcars from around the world and almost every system in the United States. This time of year you can also enjoy special holiday events! The Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport will transport you (no pun intended) to a bygone era … Read More

Visit St. Anthony’s – the Kennebunkport Franciscan Monastery

Visit St. Anthony’s – the Kennebunkport Franciscan Monastery

When you hear the term “Franciscan monastery,” you probably picture a European setting, which is sensible. Did you know that there’s a Kennebunkport Franciscan Monastery, though? It’s true. Saint Anthony’s Franciscan Monastery has been here since 1947 – it’s one of the area’s more popular attractions! St Anthony’s Franciscan Monastery wasn’t always that, however. In … Read More

Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude 2018

Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude 2018

Come experience the ultimate seaside holiday celebration at Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude 2018! November 29th through December 9th, 2018. The Kennebunks come to life every autumn with our annual holiday celebration! The 11-day event is so jam-packed with events it can sometimes be hard to choose! And it all kicks off with the annual tree-lighting at … Read More