Author Archives: Historic Inns of Rockland

Who says you have to stop eating lobster after Labor Day? Perfect time for Lobsterpalooza

Just because Labor Day comes and goes, doesn’t mean the lobsters have! We don’t put away the white shoes and certainly don’t stop eating lobster in Midcoast Maine after Labor Day! This year, why don’t you come join us and … Continue reading

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The way life should be: Lobsters, Luxury and McLoon’s

By Marti Mayne The Historic Inns of Rockland have agreed with the rest of Rockland for years.  Our little corner of Maine is truly the Lobster Capital of the Universe. You may pass other roadside lobster shacks along Route with … Continue reading

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Experiences, not things, make us happy

Do you remember that Cadillac ad in shown during the Super Bowl? The guy asks the question, “Why do we work so hard?” Then he razzes Europeans for taking so much vacation and lists some hard-working Americans who changed the … Continue reading

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Another really great way to enjoy lobster in Rockland, ME – Part II

In part one of our blog series about the best ways to enjoy lobster in Rockland, we talked about the June Lobsters, Lighthouses & Luxury package offered by the three Historic Inns of Rockland.  Offering the chance to not only … Continue reading

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Two really great ways to really enjoy lobster in Rockland this summer – Part I

They call Rockland, Maine the Lobster capital of the universe.  Why?  Its seaport legacy goes way back to more than a century and a half ago when it was among the busiest of seaports on the East Coast.  Lobstering has … Continue reading

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Three great kitchen tips from Historic Inns of Rockland

Innkeepers have to be jacks of all trades, and the innkeepers and owners of Historic Inns of Rockland certainly have become experts in everything from plumbing to accounting to baking.  During the busy months, the clever Maine innkeepers from Berry … Continue reading

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Historic Inns of Rockland are three-strong

After decades of entertaining guests first on the sea then on land, Captains Ken and Ellen Barnes retired after a fabulous run at the helm of the Captain Lindsey House. With more time to travel, enjoy their family and putter … Continue reading

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HISTORIC INNS OF ROCKLAND DONATE $20,675 TO AREA INTERFAITH OUTREACH FOOD PANTRY & FUEL ASSITANCE PROGRAM FROM PROCEEDS OF 10th ANNUAL PIE TOUR

60 pie varieties at 27 venues resulted in record crowds and donation Rockland, ME – Today, innkeepers, restaurants and business members who participated in the 10th Annual Pies on Parade Pie Tour presented a check to the Area Interfaith Outreach … Continue reading

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10TH ANNUAL PIES ON PARADE EVENT KICKS OFF WITH FREE PRE-PIE TOUR PARTY AT TRACKSIDE STATION

The excitement is building for the 10th Annual Pies on Parade, when 26 businesses throughout Rockland bring out the rolling pins to celebrate National Pie Day and raise money to help feed Maine’s “food challenged” community.  To celebrate the tenth … Continue reading

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Rockland Maine Inns Feed Midcoast Hungry Families One Pie at A Time for the 10th Year

For most it’s been looking a lot like Christmas, but for four Rockland, Maine historic inns, it’s beginning to look like pie time!  Right about now, the Historic Inns of Rockland, four luxury Midcoast inns, start looking toward National Pie … Continue reading

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