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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.
    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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    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, December 6, 2022
    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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    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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    Wednesday, September 28, 2022
    Experience Fall to Its Fullest in Bar Harbor: Leaf-peeping, Events and Shopping

    Bar Harbor continues to be a thriving destination for outdoor fun with stunning fall foliage, shopping, great fall dining and craft breweries, and more.

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    Monday, September 19, 2022
    A Taste of Fall in Bar Harbor: Hoppy Brews, Small Plates & More

    Part of what makes fall, fall are those iconic tastes we associate with the season – the sweetness of nutmeg and pumpkin, the tang of apple, the spice of cinnamon, buttery sauces and warming broths. Hungry yet? Savor these fall favorites in Bar Harbor.

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    Thursday, July 28, 2022
    4 Ways To Experience Lobster in Bar Harbor: Lobster Roll Tour, Lobster Ice Cream & More!

    Nothing is perhaps more quintessentially Maine than lobster.

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    Monday, June 20, 2022
    Celebrate the Fourth of July in Bar Harbor!

    Summer is around the corner and it’s time to get your July Fourth plans in place!

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