Welcome to our bustling & lively ten Main Street Maine communities, where artistic delights and entertaining experiences await! PLACES & EVENTS>
It’s always fun to go to a farmers’ market, browse the appealing stalls, mingle with the local purveyors and artisans, and even listen to live music.
We’ve crafted a list for you here that goes a bit beyond the traditional market.
Main Street Maine‘s team has put together a list of 50 Saint-Patrick’s Day friendly places located in our nationally recognized Main Street downtowns. Join in for the festive & fun while exploring our wonderful communities!
List of Downtown Maine Holiday events in Augusta, Bath, Belfast, Biddeford, Brunswick, Gardiner, Rockland, Saco, Skowhegan and Westbrook.
Main Street Maine’s list of downtown Restaurants with Outdoor Seating located in our nationally recognized Main Street downtowns. Bon Appétit!
It’s time you try some real chocolate locally made in Maine by passionate and talented artisans. MAINE CHOCOLATIERS LIST HERE >
SHOP EARLY, SHOP SAFELY, SHOP LOCALLY – Main Street Maine‘s team has put together a list of unique, safe holiday shops on Main Street Maine. LISTING HERE>
Sweet tooth anyone? Here is a sample of Main Street Maine’s best downtown candy, ice-cream, old-fashioned soda fountains, waffle and cookie shops! These small, independent businesses are family-friendly places in our vibrant downtowns and some have been around for generations.These authentic Maine sweet tooth shops will send you back in time. Make sure to visit these wonderful downtown gems right on Main Street Maine!
Who doesn’t love an independent bookshop? Here is a sample of Main Street Maine’s best downtown bookstores. These small, independent bookshops are important components of our communities and offer places to connect with like-minded individuals. These Maine bookstores offer a depth of knowledge rarely found in bigger chains (or online), and they also support our talented local authors. Make sure to visit these wonderful downtown book shops right on Main Street Maine!
The solidarity and ingenuity of our downtown businesses and organizations went on full display since the early stage of the COVID-19 crisis.
2019 New Year’s Eve events on Main Street Maine! This is it! Only a few more hours before we celebrate the end of 2019 and start 2020 on a high note. The team at Main Street Maine has scouted out our 10 nationally recognized historic downtowns and listed here are some unique, local year-end events. See you on Main Street Maine!
This is it! Just a few more days before we celebrate the exciting new year. Let’s end 2018 on a high note. The team at Main Street Maine has scouted
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?
The Old Post Office and Court House is a historic former federal government building at 295 Water Street in downtown Augusta, Maine. Built in 1886-1890, it is one of Maine’s finest surviving examples
Ten Main Streets in Maine you should absolutely visit! The following 10 year-round historic downtowns have earned the National Main Street designation >>>
You might have driven many times above the 1977 Margaret Chase Smith Bridge and never noticed the wonderful Old Mill Pub that is perched atop the banks of the Kennebec
This classic American cocktail lounge serves local beers, wines, and old-fashioned cocktails in a fun casual setting with vintage video games, books and a great outdoor patio.
Classic Car Cruise In at the Gardiner Waterfront Park! Catch it every Thursday from 5-7pm all through this summer.