To do

10470764_10102154137732602_5599259702710851873_o.jpgThe Brunswick – Oceanfront Patio Bar


Run, play, swim, relax and watch the sunrise on the 7 mile long beach.

Monkey Trunks – Adventure climbing experience for all ages up to 65ft off the ground.

Check out the Great Eastern Trail.

Watch the fireworks, set off right next to the historic pier, every Thursday night in the summer at 9:45.

Experience the Coney Island-esque Palace Playland, the only beachfront amusement park in New England.  Giant arcade,  Kiddieland.



The historic Pier juts 500 feet out into the ocean chock full of shops, restaurants and other amusements.

36 holes of championship mini golf just a short walk from the house. Play one of the two elaborate pirate themed mini-golf courses at Pirates Cove Adventure Golf.

Fun Town/Splash Town amusement park is the home of the Excalibur, Maine’s only wooden roller coaster ranked one of the top ten in the world. Family amusement and water park was voted one of the cleanest parks in America.

Splash around at Aquaboggan water park.

Want to hit the links, check out the two public courses just down the road, Dunegrass Golf Club and Willowdale Golf Club.


 Build a sandcastle at the annual Sandcastle Contest held over the 4th of July weekend and be sure not to miss the impressive Beach Fireworks Display on the 4th set off next to the pier.

Take a trip to York Wild Kingdom a lovely zoo and amusement park less than hour south in York.

Take a day trip to Portland the picturesque waterfront city 15 miles to the north offers great eating, outdoor adventures, museums and historic sites.  The Old Port in Portland’s Historic District offers over 158 shops, 65 restaurants, 28 galleries, and numerous pubs. 

Spot an egret as you walk or canoe through the Scarborough Marsh, the largest salt water marsh in the state.

Head down for some shopping at the Outlets in the quaint town of Kittery.

Spend a rainy day at staring at the stars at the Southworth Planetarium on the University of Southern Maine campus in Portland.

Cycle your way along the Eastern Trail, a renovated rail bed that is easy enough for beginners and pretty enough to satisfy more accomplished riders.

 Find out what it is like to be a lobster-man on a Lucky Catch Lobster Trip on the Casco Bay.

  Indulge in an ice cream float or another retro treat at the vintage Ocean Park Soda Fountain a mile south of the Pier in the beachfront village of Ocean Park.

The Maine Mall – Over 100 stores including restaurants, theaters and more. Located in Portland.

L.L. Bean
World famous and open 24 hours 365 days per year 40 minutes north in Freeport. Freeport also offers over 100 outlet stores.

Portland Sea Dogs Baseball
AA Farm Team for the Boston Red Sox. Home games held at Hadlock Field, Portland, from April through September. 874-9300.