Why You Need to Spend Labor Day Weekend in Boothbay Harbor, Maine

If you’re looking to enjoy one last hoorah before summertime is over, we know the perfect place. Come and spend Labor Day Weekend in Boothbay Harbor, Maine! There’s still so much fun to be had and beautiful weather to enjoy here when the holiday arrives. Plus, most local shops and restaurants are still open and ready to delight you with that iconic, coastal Maine charm. If you decide to visit, feel free to use our complimentary Vacation Guide to help simplify your planning. We tailored it with our own personal recommendations that we think you’ll enjoy during your time here.

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Top Activities for Labor Day Weekend in Boothbay Harbor, Maine

Boothbay Harbor Fest 2019

This popular celebration easily tops the list of the best things to do during Labor Day Weekend in Boothbay Harbor, ME. Boothbay Harbor Fest includes a variety of fun activities along the waterfront, including A Taste of Local Flavor from August 30 to September 2. Tickets are only $15 per person and give you access to three full days of live music and tasty dishes at several different venues. You’re also welcome to sign up for the 5K or half marathon on September 1 — both are great opportunities to get some exercise and admire our local scenery.

Marcia Ball at the Opera House

If you can’t get enough live music during your stay, we recommend checking out an upcoming performance by Marcia Ball at the Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. Not only is she skilled on the piano, but she’s also a remarkable singer. Marcia Ball combines her talents to bring blues and ballad-style tunes to listeners. In fact, she’s a member of the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame and has been nominated five times for Grammy Awards!

Don’t forget that guests of Topside Inn can enjoy VIP reserved seating for Opera House events. Let us know if you’re staying with us and would like to see Marcia Ball on August 31.

Boothbay Region Arts and Craft Show

Feel free to get in touch with your creative side by attending a special Labor Day occurrence of the Boothbay Region Arts and Craft Show. It takes place on August 31 and September 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Boothbay Common. You can discover some charming treasures from local artisans and take home a unique souvenir or gift for a friend. Admission and parking are both free!

Fill Your Weekend With Relaxation at Topside Inn

The bed inside Room 16 in the Windward Guest House at Topside Inn

Would you like to enjoy some well-deserved relaxation this Labor Day? Treat yourself to a getaway at Topside Inn, home to top-notch accommodations and coastal vibes in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Our property rests at the edge of the water with unbeatable views that get even more spectacular at sunset. After a full day of fun activities, grab a chair on our lawn to admire the beauty of the harbor before heading back to your room and enjoying a good night’s rest. We’ll even have a homemade breakfast waiting for you each morning to fuel more of your Midcoast Maine adventures.

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