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

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

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

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

October’s Kennebunkport Conservation Trust Trail Fest

October’s Kennebunkport Conservation Trust Trail Fest

Part two of Kennebunkport Conservation Trust Trail Fest 2018 is just weeks away: Saturday, October 13th. Trust Trail Fest is a great time with a variety of runs, followed by a party with food, drink, a DJ, and fun games for everybody! Kennebunkport Conservation Trust Trail Fest 2018 kicked off Sunday, August 19th, with a … Read More

Don’t Miss the 2018 Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival!

Don’t Miss the 2018 Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival!

Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival 2018 is just weeks away. This two-day, juried event is held every year, the first weekend after Labor Day. That puts this year’s event on the weekend of September 8th and 9th, 2018. Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival is held every year in Wells, Maine, at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm. The … Read More

Discover the Wild Beauty of Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge

Discover the Wild Beauty of Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge

The Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge protects 5,400 acres of salt marshes and estuaries that are home to plants and animals found nowhere else in Maine. Best of all? The refuge is only ten minutes from our Kennebunkport inn! If you’re a nature lover, hiking enthusiast, photographer, or are just looking for some peace and … Read More

Arundel Barn Playhouse Is Now The Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

Arundel Barn Playhouse Is Now The Vinegar Hill Music Theatre

The Vinegar Hill Music Theatre, located in the old Arundel Barn Playhouse, brings the finest in national and regional music acts to the Kennebunks. The Arundel Barn Playhouse, long known for its modern stage productions, closed its doors at the end of 2015. Though it was very sad to see such a popular venue go, … Read More

Get Out On The Water – Kennebunkport Kayak Rentals and Tours

Get Out On The Water – Kennebunkport Kayak Rentals and Tours

Experience the Maine coast from a whole new angle. Get out on the water with Kennebunkport kayak rentals and guided kayak tours! Things are really heating up with summer just around the corner and now is a lovely time to experience the Kennebunks! One excellent way to do so is on the water with a … Read More

It’s Time for the Kennebunks LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival 2018

It’s Time for the Kennebunks LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival 2018

LAUNCH! A Maritime Festival celebrates it’s third, annual return in 2018. If you’ve yet to experience this 5 day festival of fun in the Kennebunks, you’re missing out! A 5k road race, chef cook-off, lobster bake, live music, and much, much more. June 13th through the 17th, 2018. Most everything about the Kennebunks centers around … Read More

Enjoy A Kennebunkport Whale Watching Tour This Summer

Enjoy A Kennebunkport Whale Watching Tour This Summer

Looking for the kind of amazing experience that will stick with you long after you’re back home? You’ll never forget a Kennebunkport whale watching tour experience! Lsst time around, we looked at the fun and educational lobster boat tours you can enjoy on a Kennebunkport getaway. Did you know you can go on a Kennebunkport … Read More

Discover the Craft Beer Breweries Near Kennebunkport

Discover the Craft Beer Breweries Near Kennebunkport

America’s craft beer revolution means a return to unique, regional flavors and styles. Come discover one of the many excellent craft beer breweries near Kennebunkport, ME with our Brewery Beer Tasting lodging package! Craft beer is all the rage right now with supermarket aisles, bars, and restaurants awash in a variety of brands and styles. … Read More

Get Out On The Water With a Kennebunkport Sailboat Cruise!

Get Out On The Water With a Kennebunkport Sailboat Cruise!

The Maine coastline is iconic and beautiful no matter how you look at it. One of the best ways to see it is from the water while enjoying a Kennebunkport sailboat cruise! When it comes to tours, nothing is quite as romantic or exhilarating as a Kennebunkport sailboat cruise. The smell of the sea and … Read More

Get Set For Maine Maple Sunday 2018 – March 25

Get Set For Maine Maple Sunday 2018 – March 25

Mark your calendars – Maine Maple Sunday 2018 is March 25th. Come taste fresh pure Maine maple syrup at source at the source and learn about the time-honored tradition of maple sugaring. There’s nothing quite like maple sugaring time. Every March the temperature warms just enough to get the sap in those Maine maple trees … Read More

Your Kennebunkport Cross-Country Skiing Headquarters

Your Kennebunkport Cross-Country Skiing Headquarters

Old Man Winter is currently blustering his way through Maine and it doesn’t look like he has plans to let up any time soon. Consequently, now is the time to plan your Kennebunkport cross-country skiing getaway! A good blanket of snow transforms Maine into an outdoor-sports enthusiast’s winter-wonderland. Here in Kennebunkport, we are surrounded by … Read More