The Maine Autumn Fest

Hook, line and cider!

*IMPORTANT UPDATE: Unfortunately, due to unforeseen weather dependent circumstances, we've made the decision to CANCEL The Maine Autumn Fest on Saturday. Ticket holders have been refundedAlthough this is unexpected and unfortunate, we plan to hold The Maine Autumn Fest next year with all the same fall-filled fun! Sign up for our newsletter on our website to be the first to hear about events, news, special offers, and more. Thank you for your interest in our event and we can’t wait to see you there next year!

Take part in a fun, fall-filled day with our festival of local harvests, musicians, classic Maine cuisine, cozy cider, and crisp craft beer at the very first 'The Maine Autumn Fest!' On Saturday, October 21st between 11am-3pm, experience the bounty of land and sea alongside the region’s finest oyster purveyors, farmers, and artisans in Kennebunkport... A celebration of autumnal abundance!

From tart apple cider and nutty pumpkin, to briny-sweet oysters and seasonal beers, fall is an exceptional time to have a taste of Maine. Plus, peruse the wares of local craftspeople and sing and sway along to the sounds of special musical guests, Maine's own Don Campbell Band and Miami singer-songwriter Yoli Mayor. Bring your camp chairs or picnic blankets to sit back, relax, and enjoy the atmosphere!

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Location: Kennebunkport Conservation Trust's Village Green, located at the corner of Ocean Avenue and Green Street in Kennebunkport, Maine. No on-site parking. Parking is available on nearby streets, the Dock Square parking lot (paid), the Honor lot (paid), and the North Street parking lot (free).

Each ticket includes: Three oysters from The Boathouse tent, one cocktail from Barkeep Catering featuring Batson River spirits, live music, and access to local New England food + artisan vendors.

Pets are welcome at the event, but they need to be kept on a leash at all times.

Thanks to our sponsors:

Batson River Brewing & Distilling

Boston Beer Co.

Batson River Boston Beer

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Reserve your stay for The Maine Autumn Fest

Join us for the weekend this fall to take part in The Maine Autumn Festival, as well as all of the seasonal activities!

  • Package includes two tickets for the festival (tickets include 3 oysters from The Boathouse Restaurant and one cocktail from Barkeep Catering Mobile Bar during the Festival)
  • Stay Dates: Two-night stay for Friday, October 20 and Saturday, October 21, 2023

Available at the following Kennebunkport Resort Collection Hotels: 

Live Music in Kennebunkport

Saturday, October 21, 2023

11am -3pm

The Don Campbell Band from Portland, Maine
Yoli Mayor, singer-songwriter from Miami, FL

Makers, Artists, and More!

173 Mercantile | Kennebunk, Maine

Barn and Mill Gallery | Old Orchard Beach, Maine

C&M Ceramics Studio | Scarborough, Maine

Found & Co | Kennebunkport, Maine

Grow Wild: Floral Farm and Native Nursery  | Saco, Maine

Long Wharf Supply Co.

Maine Lobstermen’s Community Alliance | Kennebunk, Maine

Stern Lines | Anchored in Maine

The Woods Maine | Norway, Maine

Meet and learn about Animal Ambassadors from the Center for Wildlife at Kennebunkport Inn at One Dock Square from 11am-1pm on Saturday (too much activity for our rescue animals at the Festival lawn so they'll be an off-site attraction you can visit before or after)

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Interested in becoming a sponsor or a food/retail vendor? Reach out to Emily Nelson at

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