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Maine Lobster Festival
North Atlantic Blues Festival
Camden Windjammer Weekend
Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show
Top Annual Events
Maine Lobster Festival info Maine Lobster Festival
Over 20,000 pounds of luscious lobster are served to happy folks during the Maine Lobster Festival, plus clams and shrimp and mussels and more.
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North Atlantic Blues FestivalNorth Atlantic Blues Festival
Held in Harbor Park in Rockland, right at the edge of Penobscot Bay, this popular celebration of everything Blues is one of the country's best Blues festivals.
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Camden Windjammer Weekend Camden Windjammer Weekend
The Camden Windjammer Festival is a community-led celebration of Camden's maritime heritage and living traditions.
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Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show
The Maine Boats, Homes and Harbors Show at Harbor Park in Rockland features boats in the water and on land, marine wares, the arts, and delicious food.
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Only minutes south of Camden and set a top a small ledge overlooking Penobscot Bay, the Ledges By The Bay offers affordable Oceanfront Lodging with breathtaking water views.

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Our motel is the perfect vacation retreat for families, individuals, or small groups who seek affordable waterfront lodging as part of their Maine coast vacation experience.

  • Ledges By The Bay from water side
    We are only one of a few motels in Rockport Maine that sits on 9 oceanfront acres with direct access to the shorefront.
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    For over forty years, the Ledges By The Bay has been welcoming guests, many who return each year to enjoy our spectacular and expansive views of Penobscot Bay and the surrounding islands.
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    The Ledges By The Bay is a classic Maine motel with breathtaking ocean views. The motel is literally set a top a small ledge overlooking the blue waters of Penobscot Bay
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    Located in the heart of Midcoast Maine (Rockport), our property is nestled at the foot of a small cove (Glen Cove) which offers panoramic ocean views and quintessential Maine waterfront lodging and shore access on 9 oceanfront acres.
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    Our hillside location overlooking the bay offers our guests the perfect vantage point to spot tall masted schooners, sleek yachts cruising the bay, and lobster boats hauling their traps right off our shore.
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    Literally, set a top a ledge, our guests are delighted by the panorama offered from the motel’s commanding location. Here you'll see scores of islands, dozens of sailboats cruising the bay, and a quiet little protected cove.
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    The Ledges offers four types of guestrooms: Deluxe Oceanview, Superior Oceanview, Standard Oceanview and Economy class accommodations.
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    Our motel consists of modern rooms which feature beautiful, contemporary styling with either two queen beds, or a single king or single queen, remote control cable TV, high-speed cable internet access, wireless internet access points, and individual heat and air conditioning. Almost every room has a balcony with an ocean view.
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    Many of our guests have commented that we are one of the best values for Maine oceanfront lodging in the Camden, Maine or the Midcoast Maine area. As such, we are one of the most reviewed local Maine hotels in Midcoast Maine on TripAdvisor.
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    Our outdoor heated swimming pool has a view of the bay as well.
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    Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway, classic Maine oceanfront lodging, or some rest and relaxation, our waterfront accommodations are designed to make you relax around the scenic beauty of Penobscot Bay.
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Rockport, ME 04856
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Top Camden Maine Annual Events - a list of the most popular annual events in the Camden Maine area

Festivals, shows, and fairs - the Camden Maine region hosts several major annual events, celebrating everything from blueberries and blues to lobsters and art to boats and boat building to Christmas and winter fun. Throughout the year, Camden Maine and its surrounding communities offer many exciting events and activities for people of all ages. Here is our list of the "top annual events" that bring flocks of tourists and sightseers as well as Maine residents and local inhabitants from miles around.

"Lights, Camera, Dance!"

Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 2 p.m.
Strom Auditorium, 25 Keelson Drive, Rockport

Swing & Sway Dancing proudly presents their annual holiday showcase at the beautiful Strom Auditorium on December 7th at 2 p.m! This year’s performance has been inspired by Broadway and Holiday classics and is something for the entire family to enjoy! Stunning costumes, staging and dancing performed by amateurs, competetive dancers as well as several ballroom champions! "Frozen" will be featured by a ballroom champion dancing with his 6 year old student. One of the scenes will make you feel like you're watching the Rockettes!The pefect way to kick off your holiday season. 15% of profits will benefit Pope Memorial Humane Society. Tickets $18 in advance or $20 at the door. 594-0940 or http://www.swingnsway.com

Camden Maine Major Annual Events

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The Christmas by the Sea celebration takes place annually every first weekend in December in Camden, Rockport and Lincolnville. In the spirit of the season, community businesses and organizations sponsor free festivities all weekend long that warm the spirit even if the air turns cold. From shopping to Santa and all sorts of performances, it's a great time to celebrate as a family and socialize with friends and visitors old and new.

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U.S. National Toboggan Championships   U.S. National Toboggan Championships - February
The annual Toboggan Nationals boasts a field of over 400 teams and nearly 1,300 racers, with a spectator base of more than 5,000 over two days of heated competition. Without fail, the limited number of team slots annually sells out and the crowds of spectators makes the Ragged Mountain Recreation Area the most popular place to be in Camden the first weekend in February every year.

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North Atlantic Blues Festival   North Atlantic Blues Festival - July
The acclaimed North Atlantic Blues Festival features over fifteen Blues artists from throughout the U.S. and abroad. Held annually in July in Harbor Park in Rockland, Maine, right at the edge of Penobscot Bay, this popular celebration of everything Blues is one of the country's best Blues festivals.

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Camden Harbor Juried Arts & Crafts Show   Camden Harbor Juried Arts & Crafts Show - July & October
This huge outdoor show held annually in both the Summer and Fall celebrates the work of more than 100 artists and artisans in Camden’s dazzling Harbor Park.

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Friendship Sloop Days   Friendship Sloop Days - July
This annual sailing event is held at the Harbor Park in Rockland Maine. The Friendship Sloop Days is a homecoming and regatta with sloop races, demonstrations and visits to historic Friendship Sloops.

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Maine Lobster Festival   Maine Lobster Festival - August
The Maine Lobster Festival is one of New England's great summer events held annually the first weekend in August in Rockland, Maine. Tons of steamed Maine lobsters, Maine seafood, waterfront activities, maritime displays, Maine arts, naval vessels, the Maine Sea Goddess pageant, harbor cruises, entertainment and one of Maine's largest parades makes this event one of Maine's most popular festivals.

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Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show   Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show - August
The Maine Boats, Homes and Harbors Show at Harbor Park in Rockland, Maine features over 60 boats in the water and on land, marine wares, the arts, and delicious food. This 3-day event showcases Maine's top-notch boat builders, craftsmen and architects presenting all the essential elements for life on the coast. Hands-on demonstrations, historical exhibits, live music, and children's activities.

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Maine Antiques Festival   Maine Antiques Festival - August
The Maine Antiques Festival is Maine's largest antique show with dealers from across the country offering a wide variety of antiques for sale from formal to folk art. The Maine Antiques Festival is held annually at the Union Fairgrounds in Union, Maine.

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Union Fair   Union Fair & State of Maine Wild Blueberry Festival - August
This classic agricultural fair celebrates the world's only blue fruit - the Maine Blueberry. It takes place each year in Union, just a little inland from Camden. A week-long extravaganza, it features everything you'd expect and then some: from pig scrambles to harness racing, antique tractors to belted galloways, blueberry pie eating contests, fireworks and yes, the mandatory crowning of the annual blueberry queen.

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Camden Windjammer Festival   Camden Windjammer Festival - September
The Camden Windjammer Festival is a community-led celebration of Camden's maritime heritage and living traditions that is held annually in Camden over Labor Day weekend. Festivities throughout the weekend include live music, nautical activities, demonstrations, boat parade and fireworks. Events occur at the Public Landing, at the Harbor and Harbor Park and Downtown Camden.

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