Kennebunkport Brave The Bridge Happy Hours & Drink Deals!
You may have heard that the Mat Lanigan Bridge that links Kennebunk’s Lower Village to Kennebunkport’s Dock Square has been replaced. The old swing bridge is done – kaput – fond memories – bye bye bridge. Yes the Locks of Love that looped the old iron bridge are no longer as well… but have heart! The new bridge is in place, at $2.7 mill, and opened to one way traffic, two lanes on weekends. Two lanes should be permanently open by Memorial Day in Maine! Local restaurants and shops continue to offer #BraveTheBridge deals to lure folks to the Port during bridge construction. Check out these […]
Admin Kennebunkport / April 3, 2017
Village Art Walk ~ 2nd Friday in The Kennebunks
Portland Maine has a 1st Friday Art Walk, and downtown Kennebunk has a 3rd Friday Art Walk, so its natural that Kennebunkport and Kennebunk’s Lower Village would fill in with a 2nd Friday Village Art Walk. There are so many cool studios, galleries and artists in the Kennebunks – and this is a great way to visit them all in a fun social circuit. Village ArtWalk of Kennebunk and Kennebunkport, which occurs the second Friday of the month, starting during the Kennebunkport Festival June 9, 2017 (with a special June 16 art walk during Launch festival) and continue till July 14, August 11, September 8, October 13 and December 9 during […]
Admin Kennebunkport / April 1, 2017
10 Best places for a cocktail – Kennebunkport and Kennebunk
Kennebunkport has a cocktail consumption reputation, labeled “a drinking village with a fishing problem,” where the well-healed are well-fueled, Kennedrunkport, Kenneboozeport, lol, I could go on. Suffice it to say the locals and folks from away like their cocktails out & about Dock Square, and liquorin’ up in Lower Village across the bridge. K’port may be Maine’s most socially lubed seaside village. What a distinctive drinking title?! Truly Kennebunkport and Kennebunk have so many lively bars, pubs, and waterfront decks where you can drink in the view and a cocktail too. Here’s your guide to some of the best spots […]
Admin Kennebunkport / April 1, 2017
Kennebunkport Festival – Who’s Who and What’s Where
13th Annual Kennebunkport Festival June 6-10, 2017 Its festival time in KPT. The Kennebunkport Festival, now over a decade old, is forever young, fabulous and rich ~ loaded with events revolving around eating, drinking, admiring art and socializing in this 1653 charming seaside setting. The Festival is the pride and joy of Maine Magazine with event tickets priced from $15 for Brews and Tunes, to cocktail parties each night at $45, to as much as $200 for exclusive Chef dinners at private mansions on the beach, Ocean Ave and at the new Vinegar Hill Music Theatre. A portion of the Kennebunkport […]
Admin Kennebunkport / March 5, 2017
Third Friday Art Walk in Kennebunk
Everyone in Maine has heard about the First Friday Art Walk in Portland. Galleries throughout downtown Portland and the Old Port open their doors, serve light snacks and encourage art lovers to browse their galleries in the early evening. Well, Kennebunk wants Art Lovers and amateurs alike to visit downtown Kennebunk on the 3rd Friday during prime summer to see the ever growing number of galleries in this beautiful Maine town, just a few miles from the more famous Kennebunkport. There is also a Village Art Walk on the 2nd Friday on the month in Kennebunkport and Kennebunk’s Harbor Village.
Admin Kennebunkport / March 4, 2017
Happy Hour in the Port
For many of us in The Port, the most happy hours in Kennebunkport are 4-7pm. Between dinner specials and cocktail discounts, who doesn’t like Happy Hour? The Kennebunks may be home to the only 5 diamond dining in the state, but if you’re looking for a deal on drinks and appetizers, and a fun local pub… this town has spirits. Whether you’re a regular Happy Hour attendee or just looking for a local deal, this blog is for you. Here are all the restaurants in Kennebunkport and Kennebunk that offer Happy Hour Specials:
Admin Kennebunkport / March 2, 2017
Kennebunkport Paints the Town Red – February Events!
Kennebunkport Maine is a lovely seaside town to visit in all seasons. But there is something magical about this coastal Mane village around Valentines. Kennebunkport gets all decked out for February, as locals Paint the Town Red … you should come with your special someone… February is for Lovers in Kennebunkport and Kennebunk Maine! See why Kennebunkport is New England’s most romantic town. Kennebunk and Kennebunkport innkeepers, restaurateurs and shop owners “Paint The Town Red” in February with sparkling red and white lights, heart shaped everything, red plates specials, and romantic lodging deals with Champagne, chocolates, spa treatments and lavish […]
Admin Kennebunkport / January 14, 2017
Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude’s Best Events!
Christmas Prelude in Kennebunkport, now in year 35, is such a magical time of year in Maine. Prelude is also busy, encompassing 11 days of events – spanning the first two weekends of December. As the seaside towns of Kennebunkport, Kennebunk and Cape Porpoise transform to a winter postcard of Christmas spirit, its impossible to partake in all the holiday happenings! See the complete 2016 Christmas Prelude schedule and Christmas Prelude Photos from years past. Here are our favorite Christmas Prelude Events: Christmas Champagne and Ale Reception at White Columns – Thursday Dec 1, 7-9 Sip Champagne cocktails at the beautiful 1853 Kennebunkport […]
Admin Kennebunkport / November 21, 2016
Late Fall in Kennebunkport
While Columbus weekend is typically peak fall in Maine, this year the leaves took their sweet time turning to spectacular color. So it’s not too late to celebrate foliage my friends. Looks like local lodging rates will fall before the leaves do this season. Need another trip to Maine’s beautiful seacoast town. How about a few fairs and festivals, and happy hours and haunted happenings? Read on and come to Kennebunkport – its fall y’all! Happy Hours and Kennebunkport go together like fall foliage and sweater weather. Stroll the tree lined streets from Kennebunk’s Lower Village, stop at Old Vines […]
Admin Kennebunkport / October 11, 2016