Eight great Maine summer music festivals

Get your groove on at one of these eight summer music festivals happening in Maine. We've gotcha covered, from rock to folk, bluegrass to...

Cheap sleeps in Maine: Good deal for a good cause

This spring, check into one of Maine's finer accommodations at a great rate, while supporting a worthy cause. Choose from participating Maine accommodations in...

All agog about Maine’s Gardens Aglow

Wow, just wow! Don't miss Gardens Aglow, the annual holiday light extravaganza at the Maine Coastal Botanical Gardens in Boothbay. I went last night,...

Top 10: The best of Rockland, Maine

Rockland rocks. Named a Distinctive Destination by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the small Maine coastal city edging Penobscot Bay retains the heart...

Pies on Parade: Don’t miss this annual Rockland, Maine, feast

Pies on Parade veterans know that the best way to enjoy this annual feeding frenzy and get to their favorite spots for pies of...

Plan Ahead: News from around Maine about special events, deals, meals, lodging, & more

If you're thinking about or planning a visit to Maine, here are a few choice events to keep in mind as you finalize your...

Tall ship Hermione will sail into Castine on Bastille Day, July 14, 2015, for...

Castine is Maine’s magical history town, a serene seaside village with a violently turbulent past. It tips a cape surrounded by water on...

A day on Penobscot Bay aboard the Maine Windjammer Stephen Taber

Just as the show must go on, so must the race. Last Friday, on a foggy and damp morning, with Hurricane Arthur rumbling up...

History buffs and vintage auto fans: Don’t miss Founder’s Day in Paris Hill, Maine

Once a year, tiny Paris Hill comes alive for its Founders Day celebration, when Bob Bahre shares his private car collection with the public....

News, notes, and deals from around Maine

Winter got you down? Plan a Maine escape. Here are a few tidbits that have come to my attention recently. Plan ahead or be shut...

Maine Restaurant Returns to add some pizzazz to your March

Despite the snow and frigid temps, my winter hibernation is over. I'm swinging back into Maine Travel Maven mode with a reminder about Maine Restaurant...

Rockland’s Pies on Parade is a must-eat event

With nine stops and 18 pies checked off the list, my friends and I hit the wall. We weren’t even midway through Rockland’s annual...

Love lobster? You’ll love LobsterPalooza, this week in Rockland

Join the Historic Inns of Rockland and celebrate Maine lobster in this week's LobsterPalooza Festival in Rockland. From Sept. 8-14, 2013, participating businesses in...

Crossroads International Celtic Festival debuts in western Maine

You won't want to miss this: Celtic musicians from Nova Scotia, Cape Breton, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec, Scotland, Ireland, and the United...

Celebrate Maine’s farms and food at MaineFare 2013

Here’s an event you can sink your teeth into. MaineFare 2013, Sept. 6-7, celebrates Maine’s food and farm scene, with programs and activities designed...