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 ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Biddeford, York County, Maine
from $316
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House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Grand Lake Stream, North Washington, Maine
from $133
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Surry, Hancock County, Maine
from $124
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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 Maine Events

House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Edgecomb, Lincoln County, Maine
from $87
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Embden, Central Somerset Township, Maine
from $87
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4.8
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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Camden, Knox County, Maine
from $244
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5.0
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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 ∙ 8 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Scarborough, Scarborough Town, Maine
from $165
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Hope, Knox County, Maine
from $100
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House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Stockholm, Aroostook County, Maine
from $100
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4.7
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The Weather in Maine

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Average Nightly Rental Prices in Maine

Vacation Rental Availability in Maine