Atlantic Lobsters Off The Coast Of Maine
Atlantic Lobsters Off The Coast Of Maine
Atlantic lobsters off the coast of maine

Category Archives: Hawthorn Inn News

Lobster in Camden, Maine

July 24, 2018 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

Eighty percent of U.S. Lobster is caught in Maine. The first question many visitors ask is “where can I get the best Lobster in Camden, Maine.” As with many “best” questions, the answer is “it depends.” Are you looking for a lobster shack, a whole lobster in a restaurant setting, a lobster roll, or a delicious dish prepared using the delicacy?

How to Eat Lobster in Camden Maine

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Inspiration for your Summer Getaway: Water Activities in Maine

May 18, 2018 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

As the weather starts to warm up and more boats are visible in the Camden Harbor, one starts to long for the top water activities in Camden, Maine and the surrounding area.

Camden Harbor

The two most popular things to do when you visit Camden between May and October are hike Mount Battie overlooking the Penobscot Bay and get out in a boat on the Penobscot Bay.

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Agri-Tourism in Maine – Celebrate Spring with One of Many Local Events

April 24, 2018 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

People care about sustainable agriculture.  They want healthful foods from farming techniques that protect the environment. Animal welfare is a top priority.  Future generations must have the ability to produce the same.  Many farmers in Maine chose a simpler way of life but are using creativity and resourcefulness to make farming work. The Maine farmers want to share the fruits of their labor with people that share their same values. The sharing occurs at the local farmers market or cooperative, agri-tourism and the extremely popular farm-to-table restaurant movement.

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The Perfect Romantic Valentine’s Day Getaways in Camden, Maine

January 31, 2018 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Have you made plans yet? Here are some suggestions for the perfect romantic getaway to Camden, Maine to be enjoyed for a Valentine’s Day getaway, or year-round! Everyone has their own opinion of romance, but we think one of these getaways will kindle a spark.

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Best time to visit Camden Maine

September 17, 2017 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

Top ten reasons why September is the best time to visit Camden Maine.

  • The leaves are beginning to change.
  • Day-time temperatures average in the low 70’s.
  • Water temperatures are at their warmest.
  • Most of the summer visitors have gone.Best time to visit camden; fall front of inn
  • The leaf peepers have not yet arrived.
  • Summer activities are ongoing.
  • Restaurants are still on summer schedules.
  • Lobster is generally abundant and market prices are low.

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You’ll Love Sweet and Informative Maine Maple Sunday

March 30, 2017 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

We missed Maine Maple Sunday our first 2 years in Maine. Ted and I could not wait to attend our first one in March of 2017. We had heard so much about it.  Initially enticed by trying new things, we were ultimately fascinated by all we learned. Be sure not to miss the 35th anniversary of Maine Maple Sunday on March 25, 2018.

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5 Behind The Scenes Details Of Hospitality For Humanity

March 8, 2017 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

The Maine Innkeepers Association (MIA) is sponsoring the 15th Annual Hospitality for Humanity. Member properties offer 50% off the regular rate in exchange for a $35 check to Habitat for Humanity. Each member property sets its own parameters for participation. Since the program’s inception in 2004, MIA has raised over $183,000. Last year (2016), MIA collected over $26,000, a record amount. 

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Pies on Parade 2017

December 4, 2016 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

As a new comer to the winters of mid-coast Maine in 2015, we were pleased to learn of a community event called Pies on Parade. Two years later, we are starting our preparations for Pies on Parade 2017.

Pies on Parade 2017; shiitake mushroom and leek quiche

Picture from last year’s Pies on Parade, 25 Shiitake mushroom and leek quiches

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Our New Website

March 31, 2016 by Hawthorn Inn B&B

We have a new website!  Stay tuned for news about the inn and the Camden area.

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