If you haven’t made a plan to enjoy The Maine Beaches, you’ve arrived at the perfect place, and what may be the perfect time. So don’t rush off; slow down and make the most of your time here. Head to those sandy beaches that attract millions of visitors year after year. Explore Mount Agamenticus. Catch a ball game or play some boardwalk games of skill on your own.

Plan your day in the Maine Beaches Region around any of the fun and fantastic events we offer throughout the year. Or simply make a day of it in one (or if time permits, ALL) of our wonderful communities.

Shoppers will be delighted to learn about our famous outlet shopping in Kittery. Folks looking for something truly perfect to bring home should visit the galleries and boutiques throughout The Kennebunks. Just looking? Museums and historical attractions can be found in every town and await your exploration and curiosity. As the day ends, we encourage you to try a night out at the theater. Or you can always pick up tickets in advance for the nationally-known musical acts that play in the region.

Families are able to keep everyone happy here! Attractions to delight are located only moments from wherever you are staying—from classic fun on the boardwalk or a day at the amusement and waterparks to a round or two of mini-golf or even a sightseeing cruise.

In fact, spending time on the water is a natural way to find instant excitement. Fishing (from shore, a dock or in a chartered excursion boat) will add zest to your trip to Maine. Or simply lie back in your hammock and enjoy experiencing the sun’s daily journey across the sky. Any time here in The Maine Beaches is well spent—doing everything or nothing at all.


All year long, the towns and communities of The Maine Beaches find countless reasons to welcome visitors with a host of unique and exciting events.


Shopping in the Maine Beaches is as varied and interesting as our visitors arriving from around the world, from outlet malls to upscale boutiques, you’ll find it here.


Each of our Maine coastal communities has a well-established local cultural scene overflowing with music, art, living history, and more.


Throughout the Maine Beaches you will easily find amusements and fun things to do for families and children of all ages come rain or shine.


This list will help you in planning a trip to the Maine Beaches if you want to have fun in “the great outdoors,” whether on land or out on the water.


There is no replacement for the relaxation and fun that come from a day, afternoon or even an hour spent on the water in the Maine Beaches.