The Victoria Inn in Bethel surprises guests and diners with gourmet meals and gracious service.
Two hundred years after his birth, the question of why Hannibal Hamlin, of Maine, was replaced as Lincoln’s vice president retains all its historic poignancy.
Two teenagers ran an unusual ferry service fifty years ago.
I am kneeling in the sand, canoe paddle upside down in my grip, rotating my upper torso, as instructor Paul Faria explains various elements of the proper stroke. We are alone on the beach at Moose Pond in Bridgton on a gray and blustery June afternoon, and I am getting in a bit of private instruction before the twenty-third annual Maine Canoe Symposium (MCS) officially kicks off.
At the Stone Mountain Arts Center in Brownfield, singer Carol Noonan created the kind of venue musicians love — and lured a bevy of big-name performers to Maine as a result.
- Photography by: Jennifer Baum
Fried seafood is one of summer’s guilty pleasures. And thanks to the Stefano family of Steep Falls, you can make your own fried clams, shrimp, scallops, oysters, calamari, or fish. You don’t even need to trek down to the local lobster shack to indulge your cravings. Their Maine Lobster Pound Seafood Batter & Fritter Mix (Gramma Mill’s Gluten Free Foods, 13 Jodies Way, Standish, 04084, 207-675-3001, www.grammamills.com, $5.99) is cheap, simple, and delicious.
Harvest Gold Gallery is a collection of fine American Crafts and original art in the beautiful setting of Kezar Lake and the White Mountains. The gallery also showcases Harvest Gold Jewelry by Lynda and Bill, working together for twenty years. When shopping at Harvest Gold Gallery you are not only surrounded by beautiful art, but also by the natural beauty of the Maine outdoors, giving you a truly unique experience.
Center Lovell, ME 04016
Maine’s premiere destination for home and garden accents and accessories. Known for Maine’s largest selection of permanent botannicals.
“We’re full to the brim with lots of Good
Things — Needful Stuff — That is, stuff you don't just want, but must have!”
Standish, ME 04084
Starts: Dec 31 2013 - 6:00pm
Ends: Jan 1 2014 - 12:00pm
Kingfield, ME 04947
All 4 eco-lodge huts within the Maine Huts & Trails system will be serving champagne to overnight guests on New Year’s Eve but the Stratton Brook Hut will host a special New Year’s Eve experience with a decorated dining room and a festive 4 course meal serving locally sourced organic ingredients. The menu will include soup, salads, beef bourguignon, dessert, and a variety of sides will be served, along with champagne, starting at 6pm. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.