Earlier this year, David Rockefeller gave away a Jericho Bay island, an Andrew Wyeth painting, and millions of dollars to the Land & Garden Preserve and Maine Coast Heritage Trust. Now those charities, among others, stand to benefit from the sale of the late billionaire’s 14 ½-acre Seal Harbor estate.
We teamed up with Expedia.com for a look at some of our favorite and most storied seaside inns, from quaint bungalows to soaring chateaus.
Introducing four of our favorite images, now available as 14″x11″ matted prints, ready for framing. Click to view details in our online store.
How Meg Mitchell Moore’s adolescent stint Down East birthed a pitch-perfect beach read about love, longing, and suburban ennui.
Stop by our Good Things from Maine pop-up market, a small shop of Maine-made goods, located at our offices in Rockport, Maine.
Join us for a Down East inspired afternoon of food and fun July 14, July 28, and August 11. Food trucks will be open from 12 p.m.–7 p.m., with live entertainment and cash bar starting at 4 p.m. Play lawn games and peruse our shop of Maine-Made gifts all day. Free admission. Family-friendly!
Whether you’re a professional writer or write as a hobby, let the editors of Down East help you advance your craft. Learn what magazines are looking for from writers, hone your skills, and get out and enjoy Maine at the same time. September 6–9, 2017
Lobster is always on the menu here, but never in its traditional boiled iteration.
Inspired by Maine’s enterprising brewers, a few delicacy swaps we’d like to see.
A landscape designer creates a welcoming entry with swirling stonework and colorful, textured plants.
Why the recent ballyhoo over ranked-choice voting?