"Beautiful Place By The Sea."
Official Destination 2012 Fireball Run Adventurally
Sanford combines country-living with suburban convenience. Although good-sized, the town is well laid out, its streets lined with big shade trees, with comfortable houses nestled into big yards. For those who seek country living, farms and apple orchards are within minutes of downtown.
Many residents have lakefront homes on Curtis Lake, Sand Pond, Estes Lake and Bauneg Beg Pond, all within the town's borders. Sanford offers it residents just about anything they need, including personal, business and health services.
Ogunquit, "Beautiful Place By the Sea," three square miles of white sandy beaches, a renowned cliff walk that hugs the dramatic coastline for just over a mile, and a kaleidoscope of shops, galleries, museums and restaurants.
Ogunquit: rich in heritage, art and culture. The Ogunquit Museum of American Art owns an extensive collection, offers ongoing special exhibitions and is surrounded by extraordinary gardens and sculptures in a breathtaking setting overlooking the ocean.
The Barn Gallery is home to exhibitions and programs by members of the Ogunquit Art Association and other local artists. Ogunquit offers nighttime entertainment, whether it may be someone tickling the ivories of a grand piano, a DJ spinning the tunes of yesterday and today, or talented musicians who are in town for an evening performance.
Visitors can leave their cars at most accommodations and take a stroll, a bike ride, or a ride on our seasonal trolley. Be sure and pack your sneakers; walking is a fun way to take in the Ogunquit experience!
Our restaurants offer lobster in the rough to fine dining, accommodations for everybody, and a full array of shopping opportunities. Major events: February/March Mardi Gras; April Patriot's Day; Fireworks on the 4th of July; August Sidewalk Art Show; October Ogunquitfest; November: Wedding Show; and December Christmas by the Sea.
OFFICIAL CITY: OGUNQUIT MAINE
43° 14' 56" N, 70° 35' 57" W
FIREBALL RUN ARRIVAL: SEPT 28
HOST: OGUNQUIT CHAMBER
TRAVEL INFO CALL: (207) 646-2939
County Population: 197,131
HOST HOTEL: Meadowmere Resort
Discover the Heart of Ogunquit.
The Meadowmere Resort is set on the Southern Coast of Maine. A favorite Maine vacation resort for generations, our hotel is popular for gourmet getaways featuring the fine dining of Ogunquit’s restaurants, Maine weddings, corporate meetings and year round vacations.