Here Are The Top 13 Christmas Towns In Maine. They’re Magical.

With Thanksgiving just a memory now, many of us have just one thing on the brain: the holiday season. Many towns begin installing the telltale snowflakes on street lamps as early as October, but it’s not until the festive lights are up and the trees are sparkling that we know it’s time to light that yule log. Here are our picks for the best Christmas towns in Maine if you really want to feel the Christmas spirit this year.

Disclaimer: This list was a hard one! We wish every lovely town in Maine could have been included, but with all the decorating, baking and wrapping to be done, you just don’t have time to read a list that long!

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:

We know we’re not alone in thinking that Maine is the best state in the country for cozy fires, winter vibes and holiday cheer. Where have your best Maine Christmases taken place? And, what will you be doing to prepare for the holiday season this year?