Summer in Maine is incredible.

It's no surprise why the tourists flood in and why locals choose to stay and make the state their home. Rugged coastline, miles of forests, bustling cities, and strong communities are just pieces of the Pine Tree State puzzle that offers a unique blend of natural beauty, rich history, and vibrant culture.

Whether you're a resident or "from away," we want you to have the best summer possible. To that end, we've crafted an A-Z guide filled with activities, events, foods, and must-see attractions that will make your summer one to remember.

Maine's diverse landscapes provide the perfect backdrop for a summer full of adventure and discovery. Picture yourself wandering through the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, relaxing on a beautiful beach, or indulging in a lobster roll fresh from the ocean.

For thrill-seekers, whitewater rafting and exploring the Desert of Maine offer unforgettable experiences. You and your kids will love the excitement of Funtown/Splashtown USA in Saco and the educational fun at the Children's Museum in Portland.

There are just so many possibilities!

This handy A-Z guide, which kicks off with "A for Acadia National Park," highlights the very best that Maine has to offer, ensuring you won't miss a single experience. Whether you're planning a family vacation, a romantic getaway, or simply looking to enjoy some local favorites, this guide will help you create unforgettable memories.

So grab your sunscreen, pack up your car, and get ready to explore everything that makes Maine an amazing place in the summer.

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