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Discover food, live music and beverages at the Maine Autumn Fest 2023

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Welcome to Kennebunkport, a charming coastal town in Maine that boasts not only breathtaking natural beauty but also a thriving community of talented crafters and artisans. Uncover the hidden gems of this quaint seaside town by immersing yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Maine Autumn Fest. Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or someone seeking a quick escape from the bustling city life of Boston, this guide will be your compass to navigate the world of craftsmanship and artistry that awaits you in Kennebunkport this Saturday the 21st.

From Boston to Kennebunkport: A Serene Escape
Embark on a picturesque road trip from Boston, Massachusetts, and embrace the serenity that unfolds as you leave behind the urban landscape and enter the idyllic coastal paradise of Kennebunkport. The journey itself becomes part of the adventure, with scenic routes that offer vistas of charming New England towns, rolling hills, and the majesty of the Atlantic Ocean.

Unveiling the Maine Autumn Fest
As you arrive in Kennebunkport, you will be warmly welcomed by the Maine Autumn Fest, the first annual celebration that showcases the incredible talents of local crafters and artisans. With an open-air market and an array of enticing events, this festival immerses visitors in the rich tapestry of creativity that defines the community.

Enjoy the local breweries and seasonal drinks
Maine’s renowned delights, including scrumptious apple cider, and savory pumpkins should not be missed. Additionally, savor the flavors of local seasonal brews such as Batson River and Boston Beer, particularly their Stein Host- Octoberfest beer.

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Live Demonstrations: Witnessing Mastery in Action
As you meander through the Maine Autumn Fest, don’t miss the opportunity to witness live demonstrations by the skilled crafters themselves. From woodworkers fashioning intricate designs to handmade furniture products into breathtaking sculptures, you’ll be captivated by the sheer artistry that unfolds before your eyes. These demonstrations provide a glimpse into the meticulous process behind each creation, awakening a newfound appreciation for the dedication and talent present in every artisan’s work.

Beyond the Fest: Enjoying the live music in Kennebunkport
The Maine Fest experience is not solely about the culinary delights on offer. Attendees will be treated to a captivating musical performance by the Don Campbell Band from Portland, Maine and Yoli Mayor from Miami, Florida. These talented musicians will provide the perfect backdrop for a day of enjoyment and amusement. Let their soulful tunes carry you away to a state of pure contentment, as you fully indulge in the dynamic ambiance of the festival.

The Culinary taste: A Feast for the Senses
Artistry extends beyond visual mediums in Kennebunkport, and the culinary world is no exception. Delight your taste buds with the delectable creations who transform the freshest local ingredients into a delicious sweet. Whether you choose to indulge in mouthwatering seafood delicacies like the Oysters from the Boathouse or the sweets from the Holy Donut, every bite is a testament to the dedication and ingenuity of these local vendors.

Plan Your Trip to the Maine Autumn Fest
If you’re enticed by the allure of the Maine Autumn Fest, now is the perfect time to start planning your trip. Mark your calendar for the festival, which takes place on Saturday, October 21st between 11am-3pm. Book your accommodations well in advance to secure your stay in Kennebunkport, as this charming town is a sought-after destination for those seeking respite from bustling city life.

Remember to pack comfortable shoes, as exploring the various venues of the festival and the town itself will involve leisurely walks along idyllic streets and picturesque coastal paths. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Kennebunkport and embrace the opportunity to discover the remarkable craftsmanship and artistry that truly sets this seaside town apart.

A Journey of Artistic Exploration Awaits
For the traveler seeking an escape from Boston’s bustling streets, the Maine Autumn Fest in Kennebunkport provides an ideal destination to immerse yourself in the world of crafters and artisans. Let their creations inspire you, ignite your own creativity, and deepen your appreciation for the talents that breathe life into this charming coastal community. Embark on this journey of artistic exploration, and be prepared to uncover the hidden treasures that lie within Kennebunkport’s art-filled streets.

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Daniel Rios

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Kennebunkport Resort Collection