The 7 Best Small-Town Maine Festivals You’ve Never Heard Of

It might feel like it’s going to be winter forever, but the good news is that – for now – we can expect to see summer soon! One of the best ways to enjoy summer in Maine is by visiting one of our lovely small towns and being a part of life. In addition to enjoying the local shops and restaurants, we recommend timing your visit to coincide with a small-town festival. Try these to start and let us know what we’ve missed from your small town!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Looking for other ways to enjoy Maine? Try this special day trip to go moose spotting!