Must-See Events in Maine

Maine

Must-See Events in Maine

Maine's must-see events range from scenes of horse pulling at the state's famous Fryeburg Fair to lobster enthusiasts attired as the exoskeleton-inhabiting crustaceans. Whip through a frosty wonderland on dog sled at a winter festival, watch whales surfacing off the coast at the Acadia Birding Festival, and plunge into a sonic sea of blues music at the North Atlantic Blues Festival – Maine's events are many. Here's a streamlined selection.

The Best Family-Friendly Events in Maine

Many of the must-see events in Maine delve into the state's deep maritime heritage. A phantasmagoria of bright parades and crystalline ice sculptures create family magic in Maine.

Best Places to Stay for Events in Maine

House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Machiasport, Washington County, Maine
from $74
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4.9
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Southwest Harbor, Hancock County, Maine
from $65
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5.0
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House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Exeter, Penobscot County, Maine
from $66
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5.0
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The Best Outdoor Events in Maine

Torchlight and tall-ship parades, antique ships, and nesting falcons: Maine's outdoorsy events showcase the breathtaking beauty of this coastal state.

Recommended Accommodations for Events in Maine

Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Swans Island, Hancock County, Maine
from $64
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5.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests
Islesboro, Waldo County, Maine
from $64
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4.7
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Beaver Cove, Northwest Piscataquis, Maine
from $65
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4.6
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The Best Music Events in Maine

Sure, the seafood is world famous and the traditions time-honored. Just don't forget that Maine is home to world-class music festivals and events as well. As rhythmic as the waves blasting its coastline, Maine's music events are sure to get your heart beating.

Top Offers for Events in Maine

House ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Scarborough, Scarborough Town, Maine
from $65
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5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
York Harbor, York, Maine
from $65
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 5 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
East End, Portland, Maine
from $65
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4.9
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The Weather in Maine

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Average Nightly Rental Prices in Maine

Vacation Rental Price Information in Maine

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