Down East Magazine

Down East Magazine

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Pumpkinhead

Pumpkinhead Contest

Is December the best month to enjoy a Pumpkinhead? Vote for your favorite Pumpkinhead “season” and you could win a Shipyard Brewing Company prize pack.

Joy to the Mouth

Looking for the perfect cocktail to serve your holiday guests? We asked bartenders at two of our favorite watering holes to match the spirit of the season with recipes for quaffs that are warm, bright, and cheery.

L.L. Bean

L.L.Bean’s Northern Lights

No Maine town celebrates the holidays quite like Freeport, where Discovery Park at the L.L.Bean Flagship Store transforms each year into the epicenter of cheer. Visit this year’s Northern Lights Celebration to share in your family’s favorite holiday traditions — and maybe start a few new ones.