A thriving arts scene, dozens of restaurants and scores of shops and boutiques draw people to this historic seaside community on the western shore of Penobscot Bay. The home of the North Atlantic Blues Festival, the Maine Lobster Festival, and the Maine Boat & Home Show, Rockland’s Main Street overlooks a busy waterfront where lobstermen and women tend their traps, and pleasure craft find safe anchorage and moorings.
A national Main Street designated downtown!
The exciting highlights below are here to tempt you,
but there is much more to explore in downtown Rockland, Maine!
Main Street Maine: 2021 List of Restaurants with Outdoor Seating located in our nationally recognized Main Street downtowns. Bon Appétit!
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!
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