Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude 2019

Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude 2019

Make the most of your holiday season with a visit to the Kennebunks during Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude 2019! December 5th through the 15th. Christmas Prelude is the Kennenbunks annual, eleven-day holiday celebration with literally hundreds of special events for you to attend. There are tree lightings, holiday concerts, cocktail parties, dinners, tours, bonfires, craft fairs, … Read More

Where to Find The Best Shops in Kennebunkport, Maine 

Where to Find The Best Shops in Kennebunkport, Maine 

On vacation, the ability to find the perfect trinkets, gifts, and souvenirs is an art and a skill. First, you have to know where to find the best local shops to ensure that your purchase is unique and representative of your vacation destination. Then, you have to spend time browsing and sifting through stores until … Read More

Kid-Friendly Things to Do in Kennebunkport 

Kid-Friendly Things to Do in Kennebunkport 

Our coastal Maine town has plenty of activities, whether it’s trying new restaurants, visiting historical landmarks, exploring Maine’s nature and beauty, and more. While places like Walker’s Point and the various lighthouses are great attractions, your young children might lose interest after a day of sightseeing. However, if you want to have an intentional, jam-packed … Read More

Where to Find Breakfast in Kennebunkport

Where to Find Breakfast in Kennebunkport

Pancakes and waffles and omelets, oh my! Vacation is the time to go all out when it comes to the first meal of the day. In your daily life, you may not want to spend the time, energy, or calories. But when you are traveling to places known especially for their foods, like the Maine … Read More

Maine Fall Foliage at Rachel Carson Wildlife Refuge

Maine Fall Foliage at Rachel Carson Wildlife Refuge

This year’s fall foliage is running later than usual and the Rachel Carson Wildlife Refuge, just ten minutes down the road from our Kennbunkport inn, is a great place to see it! The Maine Fall Foliage show came on a little later than it usually does this year. Consequently it’s almost Halloween yet there’s still … Read More

Horseback Riding on the Beach in Kennebunkport

Horseback Riding on the Beach in Kennebunkport

If you’ve been under the impression that horseback riding on the beach only happens in romantic movies, think again. It happens here in Kennebunkport, too! Local Riverhurst Farm offers guided horseback riding on the beach; fall, winter, and spring. Maine is known for the incredible beauty of our more than 5,000 miles of coastline. Moreover, … Read More

The Stone Chapel at St. Ann’s Kennebunkport Episcopal Church

The Stone Chapel at St. Ann’s Kennebunkport Episcopal Church

Kennebunkport is filled with fun things to see and one of the more popular attractions is The Stone Chapel at St. Ann’s Kennebunkport Episcopal Church. While your average Episcopal Church might not draw such attention the Stone Chapel at St. Ann’s is most definitely NOT average. The Stone Chapel is over 130 years old, surrounded by … Read More

Kennebunkport Lobster Tours – Quintessential Maine

Kennebunkport Lobster Tours – Quintessential Maine

Maine is known for its scenic coastline, long fishing history, and delicious, cold water lobster. Kennebunkport lobster tours are a fun way to experience all three! There’s something quintessentially Maine about the lobster trap fishing experience. The practice began here around 1850 and continues today. Maine is still the nation’s biggest producer of fresh lobster, … Read More

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

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

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

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

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

White Columns Kennebunkport and the First Families Museum

White Columns Kennebunkport and the First Families Museum

The First Families Museum at White Columns Kennebunkport gathers together a treasure trove of Bush family memorabilia celebrating the legacies of 41, 43, and their family. Most folks who visit Kennebunkport are aware that Walkers’ Point is the summer home to the Bush family. In fact, it’s one of our most popular attractions! But did … Read More