Down East Magazine

Down East Magazine

We're the Magazine of Maine.

Food trucks in Maine at Down East Food Truck Fridays

Food Truck Fridays

Join us for a Down East inspired afternoon of food and fun July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10, and August 17. Food trucks will be open from 12 p.m.–8 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!

Best of Maine 2018

Best of Maine 2018

Thousands of readers took our poll to tell us what they love most in Maine — from landmarks to lobster shacks. So how’d your favorites do?

Acadia Gardens

Garden Splendor

Gardening and landscaping have always been big among the MDI gentry, and the island today is speckled with serene spots to enjoy the fruits of their leisure.

ADA Rockland

Check, Please

What did it take to put together this month’s interview feature, “My Dinner with Kerry,” about the success of Cafe Miranda, the allure of kitchen life, and the changing face of Rockland? We ran the numbers.

Monhegan Museum

Monhegan Museum Tour & Book Giveaway

This summer the Monhegan Museum will celebrate the art and life of Maud Briggs Knowlton, one of the first women to direct a major American art museum and one of the few women to paint on Monhegan in the late 1890s. Enter for a chance to win two tickets to the exhibition and a catalogue of the exhibition.

Maine Music Lore

Maine Music Lore

From big bands to indie bands, eight surprising times that the beat of popular-music history (and trivia) has thrummed through the Pine Tree State.