Kennebunkport Christmas Prelude

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Back to the Kennebunks with Captain Lord – Episode 4

Merry Christmas! In this episode, Captain Nathaniel Lord goes Christmas shopping for just the right gift for his wife Phoebe during Kennebunks’ biggest joint holiday event – Christmas Prelude! Coastal Jewelers, the Compliments Gallery, Seas the Day and Dock Square Clothiers are a few of the boutiques highlighted in this shopping adventure. Will he find the right gift? Watch […]

Gardens Aglow at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

GARDENS AGLOW – SEE THE COASTAL MAINE BOTANICAL GARDENS IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT!   Come to Maine this winter to enjoy Gardens Aglow, the biggest light display in Maine as they light up the night at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. What is Gardens Aglow? It is tens of thousands of lights strung in the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens; the […]

It’s Christmas Prelude! Captain Lord Is Planning to Visit His Mansion!

It’s Christmas Prelude! Captain Lord Is Planning to Visit His Mansion! Announcing the arrival of Captain Nathaniel Lord for Christmas Prelude, 2015. Captain Lord is planning to visit his Mansion for the first weekend of Christmas Prelude on Sunday, December 6, 2016 between 1;00 pm and 3:30 pm. Come meet Captain Nathaniel Lord and see […]

Celebrate Christmas Prelude in Kennebunkport

Kennebunkport was named the #2 best Christmas town in the US by HGTV. When you tour the First Families Kennebunkport Museum at White Columns and view all that Kennebunkport has to offer for the Christmas Prelude, you will see how magical it really is. The town is transformed with lights, wreaths, bows and gives the […]

What is “The Walk to Bethlehem” at Christmas Prelude?

  What is “The Walk to Bethlehem” at Christmas Prelude? Join us for a”Walk to Bethlehem” during Christmas Prelude Kennebunkport on Saturday, December 14, 2013 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. Beginning at the River Green in Kennebunkport,  follow Mary and Joseph as they seek shelter at three of our distinctive and historic inns, the Captain Jefferds […]

What Is the 2013 Schedule of Events for Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude?

Here is a picture of Santa arriving in Kennebunkport by lobster boat to greet children of all ages at the Christmas Prelude Festival. What Is the 2013 Schedule of Events for Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude, you ask? You might even ask, “What is Christmas Prelude?” It is a pre-Christmas  town-wide celebration of craft fairs, food events, […]

Kennebunkport Christmas Carolers :: Historic Bed & Breakfast Inn

Friends of ours took a picture of themselves and their children with our carolers and used it as their Christmas card.  Have you taken a picture with the carolers?  I know that Cliff and Jeannine have!  Please share any pictures you have on our Facebook page.   If you are coming to the Captain Lord Mansion […]

Christmas Prelude is Coming to Kennebunkport :: Maine Winter Getaway

A History of Christmas Prelude It was the early spring of 1982 when Henry Pasco called a meeting of business people for the purpose of discussing ways for the business community to give thanks to the residents of Kennebunkport and Kennebunk for supporting them. Henry suggested a Christmas Festival of some sort to create a […]

The Historic Inns of Kennebunkport Donate $1350 to Local Food Pantry!

  Innkeeper Rick Litchfield of the Captain Lord Mansion, and Hillary Hamilton and Nate Korniotes, innkeepers from the Captain Fairfield Inn presenting $1350 to Beth Jones, from the Church Community Outreach Services, Inc.,the local food pantry provider.  The Historic Inns of Kennebunkport, which also includes the 1802 House B&B, the English Meadows Inn and the […]

Christmas Prelude is coming to Kennebunkport Again! When?

Wow!  It is getting to be that time of year again.  Time changed from Daylight Savings Time; it is getting dark about 4:30pm and Bev and I will very soon begin decorating for the Christmas holidays.  The first two weekends in December will herald the annual Kennebunkport Christmas Festival, called Christmas Prelude.  It hardly seems […]