Paint the Town Red | Kennebunkport, Maine

The classic coastal New England destination of Kennebunkport, ME, is literally painting the town red for romance this February to make its claim as “New England’s Most Romantic Town.” All businesses in Dock Square in downtown Kennebunkport will be decked out in red twinkly lights, so join us for food, shopping, culture, and a shot or romance.
Paint the Town Red in Kennebunkport, Maine

Enjoy romance Kennebunkport-style with our loveKPT package. Your romantic getaway package includes:

  • Two night stay in a luxurious hotel room
  • Three Course Dinner for Two, which includes a shared appetizer, two entrees, and shared dessert
  • Red wine and chocolate-dipped strawberries upon arrival
  • Late checkout for a noon departure

Available at the following Kennebunkport Resort Collection hotels:

Call (800) 573-7186 for reservations.  Not valid in conjunction with any other promotions or offers. Certain restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Put A Ring On It!
Looking to pop the question to your loved one in Kennebunkport?  Let us help you ‘Put a Ring on It’ with our engagement package.  Your experience begins as soon as you reserve your stay:  Our Cupid Concierge will be with you every step of the way, connecting you with a local jeweler to design the perfect ring for your sweetheart and a photographer to capture that special moment.  Arrive in Kennebunkport to a luxurious room filled with fresh flowers, chocolate covered strawberries, a bottle of Dom Perignon, and Swarovski Crystalline Toasting Flutes (yours to keep, of course!). Our Put A Ring On It package includes:

  • Two nights’ luxurious accommodations
  • Custom engagement ring (valued at $8,000.00)
  • Framed Original love poem
  • Bottle of Dom Pérignon
  • Swarovski Crystalline Toasting Flutes
  • Photographer
  • Four dozen roses
  • Chocolate covered strawberries

Available at the following Kennebunkport Resort Collection hotels:

Call (800) 573-7186 for reservations.  A non-refundable 100% advance deposit is required at time of reservation.  Not valid in conjunction with any other promotions or offers. Certain restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Events You Don’t Want To Miss
Call (800) 573-7186 for tickets

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Saturday, January 27, 2018 at The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel | 7-10pm

Join us for the kick-off event of Kennebunkport’s Paint the Town Red month: The Fourth Annual Ice Bar!  Custom ice bar with luge, light snacks, s’mores & hot chocolate bars, and entertainment. Ticket include two signature drinks. Cash bar available as well.

Tickets are $55/pp online or $70/pp at the door. Buy now for a $5 early-bird discount (discount expires January 14, 2018).  Don’t get left in the cold.

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Bubbles & Truffles with Chef Pierre Gignac
Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Grand Hotel | 1-3pm
$40 per person

As the Executive Chef at Ocean at the Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, Chef Pierre Gignac will teach you the technique and preparation of sumptuous chocolate truffles, using the finest of French and Belgian chocolates enhanced with fine liqueurs, fruits and spices.  The chocolate truffles tasting will be paired with a flight of delicious sparkling wines and cordials.

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Oyster Shucking Class with Chef Taylor Stanton
Sat, Feb 3, 2018 at The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel | 1-3pm
$65 per person.

Perfect your shucking skill with Chef Taylor Stanton at The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel while learning all about Maine’s oysters from one of our local oyster farmers. You will get:

  • Hands-on instruction with one dozen oysters
  • Two glasses of wine (your choice of red or white)
  • Light snacks
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Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the Kennebunkport Inn | 1-3pm
$15 per person or $25 per couple

Join The Burleigh team at the Kennebunkport Inn for their annual Valentine’s wine tasting, Wines & Valentines.  Enjoy wine pairings and delicious small plates. *Class is open to adults 21 years of age or older.  Proper ID is required at door.

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Saturday, February 10, 2018 at The Lodge on the Cove | 6:00pm
$125 per person.  Includes three-course dinner, wine pairing, and tax.  Does not include gratuity.

Can’t wait until May 4th for a taste of Earth? Join us for an exclusive first look of Chef Joe Schafer’s upcoming 2018 menu on Saturday, February 10th at 6:00pm, limited seating available. Your evening at The Lodge on the Cove begins with a welcome cocktail reception hosted by the Hidden Pond & Earth teams followed by a three-course family-style dinner showcasing new recipes & menu favorites.

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Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Kennebunkport Inn | 1-3pm
$40 per person

Learn how to prepare iconic cocktails from five decades of libations.  From the timeless Manhattan to Carrie’s classic Cosmopolitan, our team of skilled bartenders will help you find the right balance between spicy and refreshing for the perfect Bloody Mary.  Includes five (5) sample-size cocktails and a few snacks.  *Class is open to adults 21 years of age or older.  Proper ID is required at door.*

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Pasta Making Class & Dinner
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at the Kennebunkport Inn | 5:00pm
$65 per person

Learn the basics of pasta making with Chef Eric Murdough with a live demonstration at The Burleigh. Your evening begins with a welcome glass of wine, while you mingle with your fellow diners fireside. Chef Eric will demonstration the making of three fresh pastas — Potato Gnocchi, Whole Wheat Maltagliati, & Agnolotti — and reveal the proper techniques for filling & rolling. Following the demonstration, enjoy a three-course dinner featuring the class pastas.

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Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Ocean | 6:00pm
Three course dinner is priced at $55 per person; excludes tax, beverage, and gratuity. Optional wine pairing is $20 per person.

Imagine yourself at a long table covered in white linen, softly flickering candles and an array of wine glasses set before you and your dinner companions. Views of the Atlantic Ocean set the mood for a perfect night of outstanding cuisine and great conversation. This is Pierre’s Table.

Join Pierre Gignac, Executive Chef of Ocean at Cape Arundel Inn & Resort, for a special dinner. We will begin our evening at 6:00pm with a welcome cocktail reception with Chef Gignac, followed by a three-course meal inspired by Chef Gignac’s Franco-Canadian heritage and French cuisines.

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