There is a lot going on any given day of the week here in Kennebunkport! Kennebunkport is your destination for Kennebunkport events as well as all Maine events.
TABLE Culinary Classes
Table: Taste. Learn. Celebrate.
Located in southern Maine, Table culinary programs highlight New England’s dynamic food and beverage industry. Table’s cooking classes, events and dinners showcase local agriculture, wine and craft brewing traditions. Offerings at Table include hands-on classes, cooking demonstrations, wine, spirit and beer tastings, pop-up dinners, book signings, and culinary cook-offs. A few upcoming events:
- October 17th - Gin Tasting with Andrew Volk
- October 18th - The Tides Beach Club Classics with Chef John Shaw
- October 24th - "Distilled in Maine" Cocktails with Kate McCarty
- October 31st - "Bubbles, Bubbles, Toil, and Truffles" with Maggie Batista
- November 7th - Beaujolais Days with Chef Pierre Gignac
- November 13th - The Art of Entertaining with Erica Archer of Wine Wise
- November 14th - Boozy Desserts
- November 21st - Holiday Punches
- December 4th & 5th - Earth Prelude Pop-Up Dinner with Chef Justin Walker
For a full calendar of events, please visit http://www.tablemaine.com/calendar-events/ or call Kristin at (207) 967-1510.
Fall Farm & Spirits
Celebrate autumn with the Kennebunkport Resort Collection’s Fall Farm & Spirits Package.
Available from September 8th through October 29th, the Fall Farm & Spirits package features a two-night stay for two, dinner for two, a Kennebunkport Swag Bag filled with local goodies at arrival, and two custom Table Trails maps for a self-guided tour of our towns – “Farm” to guide you to our favorite local farms, lobsterman, ice cream stands, and orchards; and the “Spirits” for our favorite cocktails around town. Relax and enjoy your visit with an extended noon departure.
Please call 800-573-7186 for more information or to secure your reservations.
Season Ending Halloween Bash at Earth
Join Earth for its final night of the 2015 season, promising ghoulish fun and revelry. Passed hors d’oeuvres and gourmet displays plus creative cocktails await! Costumes and reservations are required!
$110 per person including alcohol, 9pm start. Call 207-967-6550 for reservations.
Paint the Town Red
The classic coastal New England destination of Kennebunkport, ME, is literally painting the town red for romance this February to make its claim as “New England’s Most Romantic Town.” All businesses in Dock Square in downtown Kennebunkport will be decked out in red twinkly lights, and the restaurants, hotels, galleries and shops will welcome romantically inclined visitors with savings, from Red Plate dining specials to Five Shades of Red hotel packages, and Red Tag sales from retailers.
Throughout the month of February, locals and travelers alike can visit www.destinationkennebunkport.com/love or pick up a “Book of Love” and map at participating business to find more than 30 different offers, including romantic dinners featuring Maine lobsters, lodging packages with add-ons such as chocolate-covered strawberries and champagne, and significant shopping discounts.
Worthy Wednesdays at David's KPT
Farm to Vine Culinary Series at Earth
Earth is pleased to offer our Farm to Vine Dinner series, on select Monday evenings this fall. Each dinner will showcase cuisine per a selected theme, hosted by Executive Chef Justin Walker. One dinner seating for the Farm to Vine dinner is available at 6:30pm on select dates. Priced at $68 per person for a four course dinner, plus dessert. Exclusive of alcohol. Reservations are required.
- Monday, October 26th: Craft Beer Dinner
"The Tides is Turning" Prix Fixe at The Tides Beach Club
Dine family style on Sunday, October 18th with our Tides is Turning dinner at 6pm. This three-course prix fixe dinner features the "Best-of" dishes from Chef John Shaw and his TBC team. Priced at $55 per person plus tax and gratuity, with wine pairings & specialty cocktails available for an additional fee. Please call Kristin at TABLE for full details (207) 967-1510.
Make it a full day and oin us on Sunday, October 18th from 2pm to 4pm for our TBC Classics class. Come work with Chef John Shaw to see demonstrations of The Tides Beach Club's best loved dishes. Chef Shaw will highlight preparation and plating techniques so that you can recreate these TBC specials at home. Three sampling sizes of the dishes along with three sampler cocktails to be provided. Tickets are $45 per person – Please call Kristin at TABLE at (207) 967-1510.
Local Dish at One Dock Prime
In case you hadn't heard, One Dock at the Kennebunkport Inn hosts their version of "Locals' Night", every Thursday night. Enjoy live entertainment, Happy Hour specials, and Prime Bites. The music starts at 7:00pm, so be sure to grab a bar stool and enjoy an evening out!
Wine-Down Wednesdays at The Tides Beach Club
Beat the mid-week blues with Wine-Down Wednesdays at The Tides Beach Club. Let the beginning of the week slip away as you indulge in half price bottles from their entire wine list. Yes, it's true, get 50% off all bottles on their wine list, excluding bubbles. Wine-Down Wednesdays start the Wednesday after Labor through season end.
Christmas Prelude is our community's largest annual event, welcoming thousands of guests each year! Enjoy tree lightings, craft fairs, public suppers, caroling at the Monastary and more. Visit the Christmas Prelude website for the daily schedules and more information.