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Culture and Family Activities Near Portland

Inn by the Sea and the surrounding area is rich in scenic and recreational opportunity. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy our close proximity to fishing, boating, nature walks and sports of many kinds. Culture vultures will find music, theater, and museums just minutes away in downtown Portland. And for those whose vacations are not complete without some power shopping, Portland abounds with owner-operated shops, galleries, and boutiques filled with fashion, supplies, and objects d’art you simply won’t find elsewhere.

There is so much here you may run out of time before you run out of things to do. But make sure you save time for plenty of serene relaxation right here on Crescent Beach.

Apr 20 2019

Saturday
4/20/2019
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Inn by the Sea
40 Bowery Beach Road
Cape Elizabeth ME, 04107

Yoga Refresh the body and mind with a mixed level class yoga class. Yoga mats provided.

Available for Guests of Inn by the Sea.
Apr 20 2019

Saturday
4/20/2019
2:00 PM -

Inn by the Sea
40 Bowery Beach Road
Cape Elizabeth ME, 04107

Spring Crafts Spring Crafts for Kids!

Available for guests of Inn by the Sea.
Apr 21 2019

Sunday
4/21/2019
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Sea Glass at Inn by the Sea
40 Bowery Beach Road
Cape Elizabeth ME, 04107

Easter Sunday Brunch TICKETS: $68 per adult | $35 for under 12 Gather family and friends for a memorable Easter Sunday Brunch by the Sea. Chef Chadwick has prepared a three-course prix fixe menu featuring your favorite traditional holiday dishes such as roasted lamb, smoked salmon, and eggs benedict. Experience what will soon be your new favorites such as our " bacon and eggs", almond stuffed French toast, and spring pea & mint salad.  view menu
Apr 21 2019

Sunday
4/21/2019
10:00 AM -

Inn by the Sea
40 Bowery Beach Road
Cape Elizabeth ME, 04107

Easter Egg Hunt! Enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt by the Sea!

For in-house guests of Inn by the Sea
May 08 2019

Wednesday
5/8/2019
5:30 PM -

Sea Glass at Inn by the Sea
40 Bowery Beach Road
Cape Elizabeth ME, 04107

Italian Wine Dinner TICKETS: 80 per adult | inclusive A five-course dinner in partnership with our friends from Zenato, Zardetto, LLS Winebow Imports, and Oak Hill Beverage.

Each course is expertly prepared by Chef Chadwick.

Reservations Required | 207-799-3134
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May 12 2019

Sunday
5/12/2019
10:30 AM - 3:00 PM

Sea Glass at Inn by the Sea
40 Bowery Beach Road
Cape Elizabeth ME, 04107

Mother's Day Brunch TICKETS: $68 per adult | $35 for under 12 Spoil Mom by the Sea with Chef Chadwick's thoughtfully prepared three-course prix fixe menu this Mother's Day. After a beautiful meal featuring grilled and herb-basted gulf shrimp, Misty Knolls chicken breast, and cinnamon roll waffles, Mom will delight in the offering of desserts such as carrot cake, chocolate torte, and grapenut custard.  view menu

Seasonal Activities

MAINE FOODIE TOURS

Join Maine Foodie Tours as they uncover the storied past and current culinary scene of vibrant Portland, ME with their highly entertaining guides. On all of their tours, you’ll enjoy tasty samplings of local fare created by talented artisans who continue to create and inspire!

Local Sports Teams

Join the Portland Sea Dogs (schedule), a professional minor league baseball team based in Portland, Maine. The Portland Sea Dogs play in the Eastern League and are the Double-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox.

SUMMER by the Sea

Connect to the Maine experience at the Inn with activities designed for the whole family.  Daily yoga on the seaside lawn offers a moment of quiet, stretching and reflection before a busy day on the coast. Bug’s Life garden tours for young children is a fun educational activity where children create bug costumes and learn about ecosystems from a bug’s vantage point. Adults enjoy garden tours with Derrick Daly, the Inn’s head gardener, who shares his passion for planting and teaches how to plant ever-blooming gardens that also create habitat and food for wildlife. Or stroll along the beach with a local naturalist and learn about the Inn’s natural environment and beach ecology. Cape Elizabeth offers walking trails on the ocean’s edge, through the woods or around Great Pond. Nearby, Portland offers water activities, ferries to islands in Casco Bay, an interactive children’s museum, a science center, or cruise on an authentic Lobster Boat on Casco Bay and haul traps aboard the Lucky Catch. Just south of the Inn the Audubon Preserve offers guided watchable wildlife tours in canoes or kayaks. Guest services will be happy to connect you to many of the wonderful tours that connect you to the Maine experience.

 

 

 

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