Santa Arrives By Boat To Kick Off The Most Beautiful Christmas Celebration In Maine

It’s the most wonderful time of the year here in Maine! The snow is falling, the wind is whipping, and cozy vibes are in the air. There’s just something about Christmastime that makes things feel particularly magical here. There are a lot of ways to appreciate the season, but none are more beautiful than the annual celebration that kicked off this weekend in Kennebunkport. And the best part is coming up!

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Christmas Prelude in Kennebunkport runs from Thursday, December 5th through Sunday, December 15th. You can see the full schedule of events here.

Head slightly north to enjoy another wonderful holiday celebration. The five-week Northern Lights Celebration is one of Maine’s most magical holiday events and you still have time to experience it!

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