Monthly Archives: October 2009

Who Is The Maine Lobster Chef of The Year?

            The audience at Portland's Harvest on The Harbor crowns Chef Mackenzie Arrington, Maine Lobster Chef of the Year. Harvest on the Harbor, presented by the Greater Portland Convention & Visitors Bureau, brings nationally recognized chefs using Maine products and blends them with our own award winning local chefs in […]

What is Kennebunkport’s Gathering of the Scarecrows?

The Mansion's scarecrow, "Captain Rick" says "Hello"!  This jolly fellow sits at the entrance to the Captain Lord Mansionparking lot welcoming guests to the Mansion.  He is one of a crowd of scarecrows that have mysteriously appeared in the Kennebunks during our fall harvest time.  This Saturday, October 17th, the scarecrows will gather together in Dock Square.  After a period […]

When Can You Experience the Flavors of Maine at Harvest on the Harbor?

Whether you are a full-fledged “foodie” or an emerging gourmand, you are sure to find more than one event to whet your appetite at Harvest on the Harbor. This Portland Maine event is something for everyone – from a food and wine tasting reception, to seminars and cooking demonstrations, to a marketplace with all things food […]

What Are These Objects Which Are Found at The Captain Lord Mansion?

These trees are commonly planted as ornamental shade trees, but the nuts are sometimes confused with the fruit of another tree. Confusion arises because of the common name of the fruit. However, this plant is not the same as the edible nut. There are two of these magnificent trees located on the side lawn of the […]