New England Fairs
Late summer the annual New England Fair Season begins. New England is famous for country fairs, 4-H Fairs, Agricultural Fairs and Expositions. The BIG E – is the monster of all New England Fairs. The BIG E – takes place every year in western Massachusetts and features displays and expositions for all six New England states. Discover a favorite New England Fair and make it an annual tradition. To feature your NE Fair, Event or Activity, contact us.
The Champlain Valley Fair is the largest fair in Vermont. Bigger than even the Vermont State Fair in Rutland, CVF is held near the very end of fair season. Don’t overlook the World’s Fair in Tunbridge, the Caledonia Fair in Lyndon or the Orleans County Fair which is held in Barton. Find more Vermont Fairs from VT LIVING.com.
Visit NH and attend a New Hampshire Fair. The New Hampshire Fair season feature local agricultural, 4-H and other fairs beginning in late summer. The Lancaster Fair in the Great North Woods is prime example of a real down home country fair – complete with plenty of cows, chickens, rabbits, 4-H competition, a horse show, and live entertainment. Lancaster Fair is held every Labor Day weekend. The New Hampshire Fair Guide in NH Living has information about all NH Fairs and Expos.
Take a trip to Maine to visit a Maine Fair or Exposition. Maine is Vacationland – especially during fair season. The final Maine Fair of the season is the Fryeburg Fair – a fantastic annual event that features great fair food, local businesses, live entertainment, livestock, horse pulling and even Harness Racing! Fryeburg Fair happens every October. The Maine Living Fair Guide in ME Living has the details about Fryeburg Fair and other Maine attractions.
The Kennebunk Inn, 45 Main Street, Kennebunk, ME 04043 | 207-985-3351
If you are searching for an historic inn with affordable class and fabulous food in southern coastal Maine - The Kennebunk Inn is the place. Beautiful beaches, nature preserves, museums, galleries, antique shops, and more. We look forward to sharing our special place in the land of the pointed firs.
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DiMillo's on the Water, 25 Long Wharf, Portland, ME 04101 | 207-772-2216
DiMillo's is where you'll dine on lobster, clams, shrimp, scallops and fish that are absolutely the freshest on the waterfront and prepared with ingredients that enhance rather than disguise their flavors. The perfect place for dinner, weddings, parties and office functions. Simplicity, freshness and quality are the recipe for DiMillo's amazing menu choices since 1954.
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Maine Diner, 2265 Post Road (US Route 1),Wells, ME 04090 | 207-646-4441
Featured on "The Today Show", Phantom Gourmet, Guy Fieri's "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives" and others. Maine blueberry pancakes, pies, lunch and dinner specials and more. World Famous Food Like Grandma Used To Make. Try Maine Diner's famous Lobster Pie, Seafood Chowder, Codfish Cakes. Breakfast anytime. Remember the Maine Gift Shoppe, Maine Products. Open Daily at 7AM..
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Stones Throw Hotel, 123 Long Beach Ave, York ME 03909 | 207-361-3116
Stones Throw Restaurant offers the perfect Maine ocean view dining. Located on Long Sands Beach in York Maine. Stones is your one stop Maine coast vacation destination. Oceanfront rooms. Maine Lodging and Casual Dining - with a luxurious view and scrumptious Maine food! Specialty cocktails with an amazing Bourbon selection, Craft brews. Serving Breakfast and Lunch. Open 7 Days a Week - Hours Subject to Change.
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Beachmere Inn, 62 Beachmere Place, Ogunquit, ME 03907 | 207-646-2021
Ocean front accommodations in the heart of Ogunquit on the Marginal Way with breathtaking ocean views. Luxury suites and unique rooms, fireplaces, kitchenettes, private balconies or patios. Enjoy an on-site spa, exercise room and hot tub. Reception rooms for weddings, meetings and events. Beachmere Inn is a leader in guest services, event coordination and hospitality. A stunning location perfect for weddings, elopements, vow renewals, rehearsal dinners, bridal showers and even bachelor - bachelorette weekend getaways. Open year round. Walk to everything in town or enjoy drinks from our ocean view Blue Bistro.
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Harborside Tavern, 12 Bridge Street, Boothbay Harbor, ME 04538 | 207-633-4074
Casual dining on the water in Boothbay Harbor. Craft beer, full service bar, friendly service and fresh food cooked to order. Lobster Mac & Cheese, Fish Tacos, Roasted Chicken, Scallops, Mussels, Surf and Turf, Salads, Appetisers and Blueberry Mimosas. On the Water, at the Footbridge in Boothbay Harbor.
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The Boathouse, 21 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 | 207-967-8223
The Boathouse Restaurant has a “classic Maine” menu that focuses on fresh seafood with a sprinkling of Asian influences. Signature dishes such as Seared Shrimp and Scallops with Lobster Fried Rice and Lobster Spring Rolls are on the menu. The waterfront restaurant, located on the Kennebunk River just steps from Dock Square, features both indoor and outdoor dining areas. Reservations are accepted for indoor dining room seating. Outside seating is on a first come, first serve basis only. Serving Lunch and Dinner daily.
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Ocean Restaurant at Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, 208 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 | 855-346-5700
Aptly named, Ocean is located within the Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, Kennebunkport’s beautiful oceanfront inn, with panoramic windows offering 180 degree views of the Atlantic. Ocean is the ideal venue to enjoy a memorable meal or cocktails and bites at the bar. Ocean’s menu features ocean inspired fine cuisine, beautifully presented and enhanced by the fresh sea air and stunning scenery.
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Hidden Pond, 354 Goose Rocks Road, Kennebunkport, ME 04046 | 207-967-6550
The cuisine at Earth takes advantage of the bounty of the property’s 800 square-foot organic farm, where herbs, flowers, and heirloom vegetables are picked daily. Earth’s “farm-to-fork” menu is comprised of house-made pastas, cheeses, breads, charcuterie and desserts with locally sourced meats and seafood.
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The Burleigh at Kennebunkport Inn, One Dock Square, Kennebunkport, ME 04046 | 800-248-2621
The Burleigh – Kennebunkport’s hottest new restaurant. The Burleigh Menu features the freshest Maine seafood including signature dishes, blue cheese Maine mussels, garlic shrimp, bourbon roasted half chicken, and bacon-creamed corn. With its lively bar, spacious outdoor deck and cozy fireplace, The Burleigh is one of Kennebunkport’s premier nightspots, drawing in diners seeking creative cocktails, live music, and a social, energetic vibe.
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Your Massachusetts Vacation should include a visit to a Massachusetts Country Fair. From the Berkshires to north shore – discover Massachusetts Fairs. The Massachusetts Fair Guide in MA Living has more Massachusetts Fairs and Expos.
Delaney's Grille, 3 Country Club Road (Route 5) Holyoke, MA 01040 | 413-532-1800
The best steakhouse in Western Massachusetts. Delaney's Grill offers excellent fine dining for steak lovers, including filet mignon, Delmonico rib eye and delicious roast prime rib. They offer a great selection of fish, pork, chicken, gluten free and vegetarian options too. Delaney's Grill also offers beautiful private rooms for groups of 6 to 50. Don't forget about the infamous popovers!
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Visit Connecticut Fairs. The annual Durham Fair is a great place to see livestock. The North Haven Fair on US Route 5 just off of I-91 is easy to get to with plenty of live entertainment and games of chance. The Connecticut Fair Guide in CT Living will offers suggestions.
Avellino's Italian Restaurant, 1813 Post Road, Fairfield, CT 06824 | 203-254-2339
Just a short walk from great shops and downtown Fairfield businesses. Come in and enjoy true Italian cuisine at this cozy trattoria. Enjoy Lunch, Dinner or a wonderful meal to take out after a busy day of work or play.
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USS Chowder Pot III | 560 East Main St., Branford, CT 06405 | 203-481-2356
Enjoy award winning seafood, slow roasted prime rib and USDA Choice steak. Chowder Pot III has two large dining rooms, air-cooled patio and a very popular Captain's Lounge featuring an amazing raw bar. Happy Hour Mon-Fri, 3:30p-6p. Chowder Pot III has won numerous awards from Connecticut Magazine and for 17 years in a row been voted Best Seafood by the New Haven Advocate. Pick out your own live lobster - 1-15 lbs.!
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Michael's Trattoria, 344 Center St., Wallingford, CT 06492 | 203-269-5303
Award-winning Italian Specialties - Parmigiana, Zuppa Di Pesce, Pasta, Chicken, Veal, Steak, and Seafood served 7 days a week in a relaxed atmosphere. Begin with fresh baked bread served with Michael's own amazing Virgin Olive Oil Dip and complete your meal with Chef-made Banana Cream Pie or fresh-filled Canoli's. Indoor/outdoor dining. Pizza available in the Bar/Lounge or take out only. Catering and In-House Luncheons for up to 40 people available. Michael's Trattoria has served the Wallingford community for more than 24 years.
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