Sunday, June 20, 2010

Booking Last Minute?

Are you planning a last minute trip to Camden? Look no further! Call 207 236 3196 or 800 248 3196 and take advantage of our last minute special rates. Enjoy our delicious breakfasts (included in the room rate) and served at individual tables. Available June 21st-June 30th only

Schooner Olad Full Moon Sail , June 26th

Take a relaxing and scenic evening sail on the Schooner ‘Olad’, out of Camden Harbor, 7.15pm-9.15 pm. Watch the sun go down behind the mountains of Camden Hills State Park; then turn seaward and watch the moonrise over the islands of Penobscot Bay! B.Y.O.B. Cost $35.00 /pp. Sound good? Give us a call at the Blue Harbor House 207 236 3196, and we will arrange it for you.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Fireworks July 03rd

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Featival of Independence

"The Festival of Independence is coming! For four days throughout the midcoast (July 1-4) you can celebrate our nation’s birthday with everything from music, to plays, to hiking and biking, to parades, and of course, fireworks!"

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Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Custom vehicle and Antique Aeroplane Show

On Saturday and Sunday, June 19 and 20, the Owls Head Transportation Museum celebrates America’s passion for cool cars with its Hot Rods, Customs Meet & Antique Aeroplane Show.
As part of the day’s activities the Museum will actively demonstrate a few of its turn-of-the-century automobiles as well as give free rides in Ford Model Ts. Special children’s activities and Museum tours are planned. This is one of the Transport museums most popular events. Lots of fun for the whole family.

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Avena Botanical's Herb Walk

Here is a fun and informative way to spend a couple of hours on the Midcoast of Maine. Avena Botanicals’ Apothecary and Herb Garden offers free garden herb walks led by owner, gardener, educator and herbalist, Deb Soule. June 16th and June 30th. Time 3.30-4.30. It is free, and only a few minutes drive from the Inn. The apothecary store will be open till 5.00pm. Try some of their Fairy Flower moisturising creme, lavender, or unscented. Natural and organic – it is lovely"

Monday, June 7, 2010

Schooner 'Olad' Father's Day Special

Schooner ‘Olad’ has a super Father’s Day gift. Dad will receive half off the regular rate when accompanied by a family member. Book a two night stay at the Blue Harbor House Inn, and we will pay the other half! (subject to availability) Book online and quote ‘Olad’ special when booking.
Set sail from Camden harbor, 10.00am, 12.30pm, and 5.15 pm"

Sunday, June 6, 2010

Summer Solstice evening, Rockland, June 19th, 2010

A celebration of the Summer Solstice takes place June 19th, in Rockland, just a few miles from Camden. Summer Solstice will take place from 5-9 pm on Main Street. This annual event offers something for the whole family. Main Street will be closed to traffic for the evening and there will be live music, entertainment, street dancing, food and special events. A fun evening!"

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Trip Insurance now available

Guests that make an online booking from our website are now able to include trip insurance via Access America, a leading provider of trip insurance services. This covers expenses should it become necessary to cancel or interrupt your trip due to illness, (or other covered reason.) Cost from $33.00. A small price for peace of mind."

Maine State Parks Passport program is launched

A new Maine State Parks passport program has been launched in recognition of the 75th anniversary of State Parks in Maine. An informative passport book has been created and color coded by the eight regons in Maine, with descriptive information on each park. In the Midcoast region alone there are 16 State Parks. Get your passport from any Maine State park."

Friday, May 28, 2010

Moonrise on the Bay

The first ever monthly Moonrise on the Bay event is scheduled for tonight (May 28th) at Lincolnville Beach, a 10 min drive from our Inn. The shops and restaurants will be open late, there will be a bonfire, art show, live music, and of course a spectacular moonrise! The event starts at 6:30 PM."

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Camden Maine Haunted History Tours

Join ‘The Lady in the Red Cloak” for a lantern lit walk exploring the mysterious haunts and untold history of Camden, Maine. A thoroughly enjoyable tour with ghostly stories and interesting history of the town. Cost $10.00 adults. Tours start at 7pm. Check website for dates in July and August."

Monday, May 24, 2010

Maine Home and Design Show

Come and explore Maine’s creative economy! Architects, builders, landscape designers, interior designers, kitchen suppliers, artists, food purveyors,, and more will be represented in over 100 booths. This show is a must for people interested in any aspect of building, remodeling, and enjoying their homes. Admission: $10, 12 and under free. Point Lookout, Northport, June 05th and 06th."

Sunday, May 23, 2010

Marshall Point Lighthouse

Marshall Point Lighthouse museum opens Saturday May 29th, for the 2010 season. Marshall Point Lighthouse is located at the end of the St. George peninsula in Port Clyde. The Lighthouse grounds are always open to the public from sunup to dusk every day throughout the year. The museum contains displays, tools and artifacts depicting past and present fishing methods and local stone quarrying history as well as historical data regarding the lighthouse itself."

Saturday, May 15, 2010

Glendarragh Farm Lavender

This is what we’ve been waiting for! The Glendarragh farm lavender store has just opened at 22 main street, Camden. The store looks, and smells wonderful. They have natural and organic body lotions, as well as aromatherapy, bath, culinary, decorative, garden and herbal lavender goodies. Glendarragh Farm, home of Maine’s first commercial lavender farm, grows more than a dozen varieties of lavender in sweetly fragrant, hand-tended, organically fertilized fields."

Schooner Olad Camden Maine setting sail 15 May, 2010

Schooner trips start 15 May, a little earlier than usual due to the great weather.

Explore Penobscot Bay, with its rocky shoreline, lighthouses, seals, bald eagles, islands, lobster boats and hidden mansions. Schooner Olad sails daily from Camden, Maine; Memorial Day weekend to mid-October. Schooner Olad offers historic two-hour daysails aboard a completely restored, classic yacht."