Category: Augusta, Maine

Dec 27
Last weekend of 2018 events & New Year’s Eve parties 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 out our 10 nationally recognized historic downtowns and listed here are some fun year-end events. See you on Main Street Maine! New Beers Eve Weekend […]

  • Rockland, Maine
Oct 10

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?

  • Westbrook, Maine
Sep 24
Discover Maine’s iconic downtown buildings

Maine’s downtowns are home to hundreds of beautiful historic buildings. These edifices retain the character from the days when downtown was the destination for shopping, entertainment and jobs. In the last few years, there has been a significant revitalization and preservation efforts in these downtowns and residents are once again choosing “Main Street” as a […]

  • Main Street Maine News
Aug 18
Main Street Maine: Explore the great indoors!

Maine's historic downtowns are particularly attractive when the great outdoor isn't an option.

  • Gardiner, Maine
Jul 19
Olde Federal Building in Augusta – One of Maine’s finest surviving examples of Romanesque Revival architecture

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 of Romanesque Revival architecture. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. The former Post Office and Court House stands on the east side […]

Jul 11
Ten Main Streets in Maine you should absolutely visit!

Ten Main Streets in Maine you should absolutely visit! The following 10 year-round historic downtowns have earned the National Main Street designation >>>

  • Main Street Maine News
May 10
Meet Me Out Back, the cool new place in Augusta, ME!

Cushnoc Brewing Co. Tasting Room’s Meet Me Out Back is now open from Wednesday to Sunday with 10 Cushnoc taps, bottles to go, and snacks. It’s available for private parties on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Sunday nights. Tasting Room#meetmeoutback40 Front StreetAugusta, ME 04330 (map) OpenWed-Thur 12pm-9pmFri-Sat 12pm-10pmSun 12pm-5pm

May 08
Join the Mallett Brothers Band for a concert benefiting the restoration of Augusta’s 1913 downtown theater.

2018 brings another exciting season of events downtown Augusta on Water Street as well as on the waterfront. This concert is has a particularly interesting background story. Some wonderful folks in Augusta Maine are raising money to restore the Colonial Theater to its former 1913 glory (see pictures below) and in order to help them […]

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