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THINGS TO DO

Enjoy a Variety of Attractions in the Boothbay Area

Being on the waterfront of Boothbay Harbor, Maine, puts you in the ideal location for exploring the mid-coast.  Ideal location for exploring the State of Maine.  If you are lucky enough live on the water, you're lucky enough!!
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

Hidden throughout our native, natural wooded areas, these giant trolls wait to be unearthed. Find our trolls and uncover the teachings they impart, then put all the clues together and learn the secret of Guardians of the Seeds by Thomas Dambo.  132 Botanical Gardens Drive Boothbay, ME 04537
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Maine Maritime Museum

243 Washington Street, Bath, Maine 04530 207-443-1316 Open daily 9:30am to 5:00pm We offer discounted tickets that entitles the bearer to the member rate for cruises and programs and 20% off admission. The Bath Iron Works Story: By Land and Sea Take this combined trolley tour and cruise for an up-close look at Navy vessels currently under construction. Runs at 12:45 pm Monday-Friday, May 20- October 25.
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Opera House at Boothbay Harbor

2022 Season - Check the website for venues. You can't really predict what each new season of musical offerings will be. Just to name a few: traditional, pop, rock, folk, blues, jazz and many international ensembles. The cost is very modest, considering the quality of the performers. It's noteworthy that this entire year-long enterprise is comprised of a core of volunteers! Harbour Towne Inn is right across the street from this lovely building! Yes, we agree the lucky ones!!
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Schooner Isaac H Evans

Come celebrate historic tradition on board the oldest surviving oyster fishing schooner. Schooner Isaac H. Evans is a true testament to the history of America’s working waterfront.
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This Land is Your Land
Boothbay Region Land Trust

https://bbrlt.org From rugged islands to tranquil forests. Take a hike along trails, enjoy the rocky coastlines, coastal islands and river corridors. 35 Miles of Hiking Trails, Outdoor Recreation, Habitat Protection, Educational Programs, Resources Conservation, Environmental Leadership. Open Year-Round and it's free!!!
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Monhegan Day Trip with the Balmy Days Cruises

Get away from it all and experience a Monhegan Day Trip with Balmy Days Cruises! Monhegan Island is a unique and beautiful island 12 miles off the docks in Boothbay Harbor. Monhegan Island is known for its striking natural beauty, attracts artists and nature lovers from around the world.
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Pemaquid Point Lighthouse

Historic Site in Mid-Coast Maine Pemaquid Point Lighthouse 3115 Bristol Road Bristol, Maine
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Maine Brewers' Guild

Favorite Breweries Boothbay Craft Brewery Oxbow Brewing Company Monhegan Brewing Company Footbridge Brewery Download the Maine Tasting Passport from the Maine Brewers' Guild app and get ready for the Maine Beer Trail Challenge
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Red Cloak Tours of Boothbay Harbor

How do I purchase tickets? ? You may book on the Red Cloak Tours website or call 833-GHOST13. No printer is needed, all tickets are virtual.
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Kayaking and Canoeing - Tidal Transit Kayak

207-633-7140 18 Granary Way, Boohtbay Harbor, Maine 04538
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Escape it all. Go Sailing! Eastwind Schooner or Lazy Jack

Pier 2, 20 Commercial Street, Boothbay Harbor, Maine Four Trips daily - 2 hour sail 207-633-6598
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Captain Fish's Boat Cruise

Spend an afternoon packed with the wonders of nature on this incredible tour. See puffins at Eastern Egg Rock and whales at the feeding grounds. The National Audubon Society has reestablished a puffin colony on Eastern Egg Rock, also enjoy viewing lighthouses and other points of interest on this lovely boat ride.
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Cap's Fish's Cruises Whale Watch

Cap’n Fish’s Cruises is the ORIGINAL Whale Watch in the Mid Coast Maine region and has the most knowledge of whale feeding grounds, whale movement during different times of the season, and where to go for the BEST Whale Watch Experience in Maine. Founded over 80 Years Ago, we have been whale watching far longer than anyone on the Mid Coast.
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Cape Newagen Alpace Farm

We are open booking treks and tours. Our gift shop is now a pop up market outside on our covered back porch. Dany, Berry and Zara trekked a little earlier yesterday to beat the threatening rain. ​1020 Hendricks Hill Road, Southport ME 04576 207 633 0416
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Burnt Island Lighthouse

Come learn about Burnt Island’s history, visit its working lighthouse, explore its five-acre island, and/or participate in professional development training. Living History Lighthouse Tour – Step back in time (to 1950) and learn about the life and times of Keeper Joseph Muise, a true lighthouse keeper and his family. For information on dates, times, departure location, and more, visit the Burnt Island Living Lighthouse Program schedule.
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Fishing - Boat Charters- Boothbay Harbor

Catch 22 Fishing - 207-380-6408, 207-785-2408 Bingo Deep Sea Fishing - 207-633-3775 Saltwater Maine 207-633-5929 The Charger Sportfishing Charters 207-380-4556 Mainetain Fishing Charters - 603-566-6743 Breakaway Sportfishing 207-350-5118 Sailing Lobster Tour - 207-380-5460 Sweet Action Charters 207-318-4898
Ram Island Lighthouse

Ram Island Lighthouse before the red brick portion of the tower was painted white Photograph courtesy U. S. Coast Guard. Any one much acquainted with nautical affairs, sailing into [Boothbay] harbor from the west, and from it through the eastern passage, will be struck with the advantages a light at the entrance of the east, that from that island there are in view four lighthouses, and within the compass of twelve or fifteen miles seven lights,
Reel Addiction - Sportsfishing and Sightseeing Tours

Hodgdon Yacht Services 100 Ebenecook Road, Southport, ME 04576 Pandion Sportfishing Phone - Stripper Fishing- Charter Fishing www.pandionsportfishing.com 207-380-2791 Reel Addition Sporting Fishing Captain Jordan Coran Tuna Fishing Stripper Fishing Bluefin 207-380-2791
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The Museum in the Street

Boothbay Harbor joins 10 other Maine towns, including Wiscasset, in establishing its own Museum in the Streets (MITS). The approximately one-hour walk includes 24 informational signs around both sides of the harbor and three introductory signs with brochures at each end of the footbridge and at the municipal parking lot. (207) 633-3541
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Cellardoor Winery

Made in Maine, award winning wines are created in small, handcrafted batches with grapes sourced from their vineyards as well as many premier vineyards across the country.
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Care Free Boat Club Maine

207-288-7346 19 By-Way Boothbay Harbor Maine 04538 Maintenance -free boating. Boating without owning.
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Fall Foliage Festival at the Boothbay Railway Museum and Village

October 08, 2022 to October 09, 2022
The Fall Foliage Festival has been entertaining visitors for 50 plus years. Traditional events including dozens of vendor booths, fabulous entertainment and live music, delicious Fall Foods, live artists exhibits.
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Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta

October 06, 2022 to October 10, 2022
October Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta www.mainepumpkinfest.com Talented local artists decorate and transform Atlantic Giant Pumpkins Giant Pumpkin Parade Watch the Giant Pumpkin Drop But the best part is the Pumpkin Regatta
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Pemaquid Oyster Festival - last Sunday of September

September 25, 2022
This annual event is hosted at Schooner Landing Restaurant and Marina, 40 Main Street, Damariscotta, Maine Book your rooms early. This weekend fills up quickly. Not only is this a fun event, the proceeds from the Festival will be donated to the Edward A. Meyers Marine Conservation Fund.
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Monhegan Island

Monhegan Island is 350 acres of wildlands and residential homes that welcomes visitors. The Balmy Days II hosts daily round trips, departing from Pier 8 in Boothbay Harbor at 9:30 am and arrives back at Pier 8 at 4:15pm The boat ride is 1 1/2 hours each way which gives you about 3 3/4 hours to explore the island. Memorial Day to Columbus Day. Also offers a half-hour cruise around the island a 2:00pm with Captain Bill Campbell. http://www.monhegandaytrip.com
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Gardens Aglow Boothbay Botanical Gardens
Gardens Aglow - Harbor Lights 2022

November 17, 2022 to December 31, 2022
Gardens Aglow will light up the Boothbay peninsula for the eighth year in a row in 2022. This annual family tradition of experiencing the lights of Gardens Aglow will accommodate safety protocols necessary for large events.
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Beaches and State Parks near Boothbay Harbor

Barrett Park Hendricks Head Ocean Point Popham Beach Reid State Park
Barrett Park

Barrett Park is a public park on Lobster Cove Road in Boothbay Harbor. One of our many treasures in the Boothbay Region. This beautiful park offers picnic tables and swimming for all. Jump off Cyclops Rock into the icy waters or race out to Mermaid Rock and back. Sea glass, plein-air artists, volleyball, yoga classes, fishing so much to do in a beautiful setting. 131 Lobster Cove Road Boothbay Harbor, Maine 04538
Boothbay Region Historical Society Museum

OPEN ALL YEAR Thu-Sat: 10am-2pm Admission is free.
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Carousel Music Theater

This lovely little gem is a Seasonal Dinner Theater in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Where they celebrate the singers and songs of the Great American Songbook from the 1940's-1970's in our original comedy revues. During late July and early August, we offer a carefully selected book musical for your entertainment.
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Grayling Marine Services

Text or Call for a quote and availability. 207-358-8426
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Art Galleries near downtown Boothbay Harbor Region

"First Friday of the Month" Tour all our lovely Boothbay art galleries. Held June through October. Free, self-guided tour, open house receptions and artist. Up to seventeen art galleries participate. Wiscasset's Art Walk is the third Thursday. Damariscotta and Newcastle are held the fourth Friday of the Month. Boothbay Reguoin Art Foundation, 1 Townsend Avene, Boothbay Harbor
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Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library

May 29, 2022 to May 29, 2030
Fantastic little library and used bookstore. Tuesdays 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM Wednesdays 9:30 AM – 7:00 PM Thursdays 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM Fridays 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM Saturday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Masks required inside.
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