Winter Holidays in Maine
Maine’s natural winter landscape of pine-dense forests and soft, fluffy snow makes for a picture-perfect holiday season and when you add in our festive events and programs, the winter holidays look even brighter in Maine. Check with organizers, however, as the coronavirus has caused changes in schedules and activities.
Get into the holiday spirit with a visit to Kennebunkport's Christmas Prelude with Santa arriving by lobster boat. Christmas By the Sea is not to be missed in Ogunquit! Activities planned during this weekend of holiday fun and cheer include tree lightings, a craft fair, a bonfire and more.
Merry Madness, downtown Portland's signature holiday shopping event, is a joyful evening packed with late-night shopping, libations, & discounts at participating businesses.
Shop for the perfect gift in the charming town of Freeport – with more than 120 shops and boutiques and plenty of delicious restaurants to revive your tired feet and empty bellies. Enjoy Freeport’s Annual Sparkle Celebration with seasonal sales, decorating contests and a special market.
Bundle up your family to hunt for the perfect Christmas tree on one of the many Choose & Cut tree farms – a favorite holiday activity in Maine.
Spend your holidays in Maine – where winter is magical!