Thursday, April 16th 6-8pm
Head butcher, Sean Durnan, will guide participants in all aspects of fresh sausage making, from choosing the right cuts of pork, grinding, seasoning, mixing and stuffing. Sean has been practicing whole animal butchery for over 6 years and is experienced with cutting beef, pork, lamb and poultry.
This class will be held at Maine Street Meats. The cost is $75 per person includes 2 hours of hands on instruction and fresh homemade sausage to take home.
Call the shop to register or for more information. 207-236-6328 (236-MEAT)
Sunday, May 10th, 2015
10:30am-1pm / $25 per person
Pound Cake and Lemon Mousse Trifle and Fresh Fruit
Choice of Entree:
Maine Crab Cake Eggs Benedict with an Arugula Salad and Lemon Parmesan Dressing
Bacon, Caramelized Onion, Mushroom and Goat Cheese Quiche with Rosemary-Grilled Potatoes
Cast Iron Baked Blueberry-Raspberry Pancakes with Whipped Cream, Powdered Sugar and Seared Ham
Chocolate Ganache Tart with Homemade Coffee Ice Creamand Toasted Hazelnuts
Vanilla Bean Crème Brûlée with a Shortbread Cookie
Call 207-236-4259 to reserve your table.
Come fall under the spell of our Camden, Maine bed and breakfast — one of the grandest historic inns in our seaside village and enjoy special, spring pricing!
Stay one night, Sunday through Thursday in our best available room or suite, enjoy dinner for two featuring our five course, Chef’s Tasting Menu and a sumptuous breakfast in the morning for just $225! Extend your stay for only $99 more per night! With free WiFi, onsite parking and complimentary afternoon tea and cookies, this all inclusive getaway at $225 can’t be beat!
Call us today at 207-236-4259 and let the spring savings begin!
*Valid through May 21st, 2015 on new reservations only. Rates based on double occupancy and subject to availability. Can’t be combined with any other promotion or special.
Spring is here! Enjoy a seven night stay in one of our premier, Camden weekly rental cottages through May 23rd, 2015 for just $1400. That’s only $200 per night for up to 10 people and a savings of $400-$800!
Spacious for families and friends traveling together, these two beautiful Camden rental homes are located right in the heart of Camden town. Both Camden Cottage and our Harbor Watch Cottage offer lovely views of the harbor and couldn’t be closer to the boutiques and restaurants of charming downtown Camden.
Find more information on both homes along with photos here. Call us directly at 207-236-4259 to take advantage of this last minute, spring special!
Experience fine cuisine at the Hartstone Inn’s restaurant.
One of the best parts about going on vacation is going out to eat. Not only do you get the chance to experience local fare, you also get to indulge in delicious meals that you didn’t have to prepare yourself. While you’re visiting, be sure to check out the following restaurants in Camden, Maine.
The Hartstone Inn
The Hartstone Inn’s Camden restaurant offers breakfast exclusively for Inn guests, and it is open to the public for dinner. The restaurant changes its menu regularly to reflect seasonal ingredients, as well as inspiration from its award winning chef. Click here to preview the Inn’s weekly menu.
Evening Dining at Hartstone Inn
Continue reading “5 Great Restaurants in Camden, Maine”
Photo Credit: David Brossard / Strand Theater, Rockland, Maine / Flickr
Do you love listening to live music? Going to a live show offers the chance to feel the music and experience musicians and singers offer a heartfelt performance in their element. When you’re visiting Midcoast Maine, the historic Strand Theatre in Rockland on Main Street is a great place to catch a live show.
With 258 seats on the main floor and 92 in the balcony, there isn’t a bad seat in the house. Famous names that have graced the stage include Arlo Guthrie, Mary Chapin Carpenter and Roseanne Cash, just to name a few.
Live music, comedy, movies and more
The Strand Theatre was built in the 1920s and fully renovated in 2005 to feature the latest in sound and projection equipment. This multi-use venue offers “the best of current independent and world cinema, live musical performances and concerts, comedy, conferences, The Metropolitan Opera and National Theatre of London Live in HD broadcasts, and other special events on our stage and screen.” For a complete calendar of events at the Strand Theatre, please visit the website. Continue reading “The Strand Theatre in Rockland is Great for Live Music”
Hole…in…one! Spring is here and summer is fast approaching. That means outdoor sports, like golf!
Enjoy 18 holes with our “Tee Time” Golf Package at the Goose River Golf Course. Scenic and challenging, Goose River Golf Course is one of Mid-coast Maine’s hidden gems. Several holes offer spectacular views of Mount Battie and Ragged Mountain. A rolling landscape that traverses varying terrain along the meandering Goose River offers plenty of challenges for players of all abilities. A different set of tees uniquely positioned on each of the nine greens adds variety to your golf round. The extremely well maintained greens are small, fast and slightly elevated with many subtle breaks. One hundred year old pine trees set in a countryside setting with occasional glimpses of the wildlife and waterfowl inhabiting the pine groves and wetlands compliment your golfing experience.
Return from your day and enjoy dinner for two in our restaurant, featuring our five course Chef’s Tasting Menu.
“Tee Time” Golf Package
Available: May through October – Click here to check room availability
Package details: Our “Tee Time” Golf Package includes two nights lodging, sumptuous breakfasts each morning and dinner for two, featuring our Chef’s spectacular five-course tasting menu. In addition, enjoy 18 holes of golf and a gas powered, cart rental for one at the beautiful Goose River Golf Club.
Photo Credit: PopTech / Camden, Maine / Flickr
There are so many great ways to explore the “prettiest spot in Maine,” one of them being aboard a boat. Several companies in town offer wonderful Camden harbor cruises, allowing you to sit back and relax as you cruise the waterways with views of lighthouses, mansions nestled in the rocky coastline, wildlife and more.
3 Camden harbor cruises to enjoy
The Schooner Surprise has been offering day sails and charters for 28 years. Climb aboard the completely restored, historic 57-foot vessel for a 2-hour cruise during which you’ll enjoy a view from the sea to the mountains. What will you see? The wind will decide whether you sail towards Isleboro Island or down the coast to Rockland. Either way, you’ll view summer estates perched on the coast, lighthouses, look for seals and other wildlife, and more.
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April 18, 2015 at 7:30pm
Rockland Strand Theatre
EARL DAVID REED is a trendsetter in the comedy and radio world. Within his 15 years of stand up comedy, EARL has performed at over 100 comedy clubs and colleges and is a favorite in Las Vegas and Atlantic City. Alonrances, his improvisational style has become a favorite of radio and stage audiences all arog with his 10 years of morning broadcasting experience and numerous television appeaund. Tickets: $20/General Admission. Lobby and balcony bars will be open for 21+.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.rocklandstrand.com.
Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 7pm
Camden Opera House
A Parent’s Choice Award Winner, Master Illusionist, Lyn Dillies brings the world of magic to our town. Lyn has rave reviews wherever she stages her shows of mystery, magic and illusion.Lyn has been deemed America’s Premier Female Illusionist by the Society of American Magicians, and is a pioneer in her field. With her stunning array of astounding illusions, Lyn’s talent ignites each show with energy and excitement. She has developed the perfectly balanced touring illusion show that has all the Las Vegas glitz while being family friendly.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.camdenoperahouse.com.