February may be the month for romance but the Kennebunkport Valentine’s Day lasts even longer. The more-than-a-month-long, annual Paint The Town Red celebration sees to that. This year’s festivities and specials kick off on January 27th – don’t miss out!
Kennebunkport is always a great choice for a romantic getaway but February really ups the ante. Paint The Town Red is an annual, month-long Kennebunkport Valentine’s Day celebration that includes romance-themed savings and events throughout the Kennebunks.
Paint The Town Red includes Red Plate Specials at local restaurants, like complimentary desserts, savings on champagne. Red Tag Specials at shops, galleries, and boutiques will provide sales and discounts on select or store-wide merchandise. Wow!
Even more exciting, Paint The Town Red includes a seemingly endless parade of special culinary events. The event kicks off on January 27th with a popular Ice Bar event and continues on through to the end of February.
The full Paint The Town Red schedule is still being developed but the list of highlights below will give you a good idea of what to expect.
Visit lovekpt.com for a full listing of Paint The Town Red events – and be sure to check back often as things are added and updated!
2018 Paint The Town Red Event Schedule
January 27 – Frosted! A Freezing Good Time
7pm to 10pm at the Boathouse Waterfront Hotel
Kick-off Kennebunkport’s Paint the Town Red month with the Fourth Annual Ice Bar! The custom ice bar includes luge, light snacks, s’mores, hot chocolate bars, and entertainment. Your ticket includes two signature drinks, with a cash bar available as well.
February 8 – “Choose Your Own Adventure” Beer Dinner
5pm to 9pm at Alisson’s Restaurant
Orono Brewing Company offers a do-what-you-want beer dinner with suggested food pairings, all a la carte. No tickets. No reservations. Come as you are.
February 13/14 – French Family Dinner
6pm to 9pm at Old Vines Wine Bar
A classic, French, four-course dinner, served family-style with several superb French wines and live music. to set the perfect scene. Your ticket includes food, wine, tax, and gratuities.
February 17 – Drinks Through The Decades
1pm to 3pm at the Kennebunkport Inn
Learn to prepare iconic cocktails from a team of skilled bartenders. Learn to master classic concoctions from five decades of libations. Your ticket includes five sample-size cocktails and snacks.
Kennebunkport Valentine’s Day Lodging Specials
Paint The Town Red also includes Kennebunkport lodging specials and packages. Captain Jefferds Inn is proud to offer romantic, two night get-away to our quiet and luxurious Kennebunkport B&B.
Our Kennebunkport Valentine’s Day Lodging Special includes locally made gourmet chocolates and a half bottle of Prosecco, and scattered rose petals awaiting you in your room. You’ll also receive a $50 gift certificate to any of the other Distinctive Inns of New England properties, along with a Select Registry guide book.
All you need to do to receive this complimentary Kennebunkport lodging package is reserve a two night stay at Captain Jefferds Inn any time in February, 2018!
So go ahead, plan yourself a Kennebunkport Valentine’s Day getaway this year and then Paint The Town Red!