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    The place to find fun tips and suggestions to help plan your visit to Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, and Mount Desert Island.
    Monday, February 5, 2024
    Plan Your Romantic Getaway in Bar Harbor: Latest News, Upcoming Deals & More

    Bar Harbor and Acadia are ideal destinations for your next romantic getaway – a stunning national park to hike and explore, combined with the coastal charm and amenities of Bar Harbor allows for enjoyment by all. We’ve pulled together some top tips for your next romantic getaway in Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park.

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    Friday, December 29, 2023
    Winter in Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park: Weather, Things to Do and See

    Yes, Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park are open in the winter! For an experience like no other, visit this winter.

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    Thursday, December 21, 2023
    How to Ring in 2024 in Bar Harbor (Plus, What to Do if You Can’t Make It)

    In Bar Harbor and Acadia, you’ll get the best of both worlds for your new year’s getaway – celebratory fun paired with opportunities to reset and restore.

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    Thursday, November 9, 2023
    Discover the Magic of Holiday Shopping in Bar Harbor

    Holiday shopping often brings to mind late-night runs to big-box stores or scrolling pages online for the latest deals. But the happy truth is that this does not need to be your holiday shopping experience – elevate your gift-giving with a trip to Bar Harbor, where you’ll shop in our coastal village by the sea. You’ll discover unique, Maine-made gifts and can experience fun for the whole family, whether cheering on teams at the Bed Races or joining Santa for December’s tree lighting.

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    Thursday, September 28, 2023
    Explore the Rich History and Culture of Bar Harbor & Acadia National Park

    ​Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park’s beauty are well known — from the charming coastal scenes of our downtown to the rolling mountains and craggy coastlines of the park. What is less well known, however, are the stories behind that beauty, many of which live on and are celebrated today. These museums, experiences, and organizations bring a new dimension to your favorite vacation destination.

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    Wednesday, September 6, 2023
    Planning the Ultimate Fall Trip in Bar Harbor, Maine: Fall Weather, Things To Do and More

    As the mild days of summer gradually give way to the crisp and invigorating embrace of fall, Bar Harbor emerges as a haven of vibrant foliage, cozy abodes, and outdoor adventure. With the arrival of fall, our charming coastal town dons its autumn colors, and we've compiled a guide to help you make the most of your visit during this special season.

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    Thursday, July 27, 2023
    Beyond Seafood: Eating Out in Bar Harbor

    Bar Harbor, Maine is fortunate to be home to incredibly fresh seafood, thanks to our town’s proximity to the cold, deep sea where fishermen and women haul catches of the day. But what about folks that aren’t seafood fans, or who have gotten their fill and are craving something else – what are some non-seafood or beyond-seafood restaurants in Bar Harbor? Or what about Bar Harbor visitors that have dietary restrictions or food preferences – where can you find vegetarian-friendly restaurants, gluten-free

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    Monday, January 9, 2023
    Plan a Winter Getaway to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park

    Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor Are Open in the Winter! It’s Quieter, but Just as Beautiful.

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    Friday, December 23, 2022
    How To Ring in 2023 in Bar Harbor

    As the buzz of the holidays gives way to the new year, Bar Harbor is the perfect spot to reset and relax.

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    Tuesday, November 15, 2022
    Experience the Holidays in Bar Harbor

    Some reasons you’ll want to book your holiday in Bar Harbor this November or December.

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