Belfast, Maine

Belfast, Maine​

Located at the mouth of the Passagassawakeag River and on Penobscot Bay, the charming town of Belfast has it all!  Seafood and a hip brewery on a working waterfront, one of Maine’s best vegetarian restaurants, the iconic Belfast Co-op, the art-deco Colonial Theatre, art galleries, antiques, renowned book shops, the oldest shoe store in America and the largest, year-round Maine farmers’ market with 70+ vendors. It is home to several well-known Maine festivals. 

A national Main Street designated downtown!

TIP! Start your visit of downtown Belfast near the top of Main Street (Post Office) for a great view of the downtown, then make you way down to the water and back!

101 Main Street, Belfast, ME 04915 (map)

Downtown features:

  • On the Passagassawakeag River & the Penobscot Bay
  • Several well-preserved historic districts
  • Locally-owned shops, restaurants and bars
  • Main Street "ends" in the bay!

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Suggestions

The exciting highlights below are here to tempt you, but there is much more to explore in downtown Belfast, Maine!

(a more complete directory can be found HERE)

Dog on a leash

Dog Friendly Area:

The Rail Trail! (info)

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Upcoming Local Events

 

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Annual & Seasonal Events

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The Downtown Beat

Maine Home Interior Decor by BC

TEN MAINE DOWNTOWNS & ANTIQUE SHOPS TRAIL

A great fall getaway!

With the arrival of autumn, we are winding down our summer garden activities, and are shifting our focus to our homes and our interiors. Now is a wonderful time to create or refresh a retreat that will keep us cozy and welcome our guests throughout winter. This seasonal urge to decorate makes fall the perfect season for antiquing. In this article, Main Street Maine makes shopping for antiques in Maine easy and much more interesting. Intrigued?

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Contact Information

 

OUR TOWN BELFAST

Contact: Zach Schmesser

Website: Click here

director@ourtownbelfast.org