Fall-Focused Events in Kennebunkport, Maine

Ghost, goblins, werewolves, oh my! As we enter into the official start of the spooky season, October in Kennebunk and Kennebunkport can get freakishly fun for all ages. This Halloween celebrate your fall trip to Maine by getting in on all the Halloween excitement and events with costume parties, a zombie dash, spooky treats, haunted…

5 Tours in Kennebunkport to Book for Your Maine Vacation

So you’re all checked and settled in, now what!? In reality, no vacation to Kennebunkport, Maine is complete without booking at least one tour that highlights either the iconic coastal Maine scene, the delectable growing food scene, or the historic nature of how this charming coastal town came to be! We have taken a few…

Where To Enjoy Lobster in Kennebunkport, Maine

When in Maine, do as the Mainers do… eat lobster! While the list of places to grab a lobster in Maine is as long as the ocean is deep (whether it be baked, steamed or in a roll), we thought we would spare you the research and lay out our top 5 choices in the…

Pet Friendly Travel: Spoiling Your Pet in Kennebunkport

Your best friend, your furry companion, the one that always makes you smile and is there to love you no matter what! If pets are as important to you as they are to us at Waldo Emerson Inn then you know that spoiling them with a getaway to Kennebunkport’s most charming pet-friendly inn is just…

Making the Most of Kennebunk’s “Paint the Town Red”

Is love in the air? It must mean February is around the corner and it’s time for the most romantic time of year in Southern Maine’s must-visit coastal town, Kennebunkport. Every February, Kennebunkport inns, shops, boutiques, restaurants, and more “Paint the Town Red” all month long by festively decorating in red to get you in…

The Complete Guide to Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude

It’s beginning to look a lot like…Christmas Prelude! Every year during the first week of December, Kennebunkport kicks off the holiday season with Christmas Prelude, when the holiday spirit is high and the festivities are endless! This year, events are back ON and happening throughout town from December 2nd through the 12th, marking the 40th…

Kennebunkport River maritime festival

LAUNCH! Kennebunk Maritime Festival

It’s the launch of … well, Launch! Visit the Kennebunks this June and join us in celebrating the vibrant nautical culture of Maine! Mark your calendars for June 15th-19th, 2022 for the annual LAUNCH! Kennebunkport Maritime Festival and stay at our  charming and historic Kennbunk Inn, conveniently located near many of the festival’s events. Read…

Dining in Kennebunkport? Add These Restaurants To Your Travel List!

With a lot of good places to eat in Kennebunkport and the surrounding area, we are narrowing down the top choices, ridding the burden of figuring out, “where is there to go to eat?” Alison’s Restaurant 5-minute drive from Waldo Emerson Inn Casual. Comfort. Classic. Alison’s in Kennebunkport’s Dock Square is a restaurant and pub…