Month: May 2013

Kayaking, Fly Fishing, Archery, Clay Shooting, Oh My!

The unofficial start of summer is here and with it the start of the LL Bean Outdoor Discovery School adventures.  Every season offers a great opportunity to get out and try something new and summer is no exception.  The offerings are great, especially at just $20.00 per person, all instruction and equipment included. Kayaking is… Read more »

Lilacs Bloom in Freeport, Maine

May has been a bit cool however, spring is finally here at James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast.  The tulips are still blooming, as are the daffodils.  The lilacs are budding nicely and are expected to open in the next week or so.  Even though it has been much slower than last year, it is… Read more »

LL Bean Summer Concert Series in Freeport, Maine

The Summer Concert Series is here!  LL Bean has announced the schedule for the summer concert series to be held in Discovery Park beginning July 4, 2013.  The series looks to be a perfect mix of nationally known bands as well as featuring some great local talent that is up and coming on the music… Read more »

Coming to Freeport, Maine – ReFresh and Get Ready for Summer!

Destination Freeport, Maine Saturday, June 1st for Refresh – a women’s summer style event, with live music, style and makeup consultations, hors d’oeuvres, and cocktails! From 4-7pm, the Old Town Hall in Freeport comes alive with the sounds of the Max Ater Trio. Experience a relaxing skin care and cosmetic tutorial from The Body Shop. They’ll… Read more »

Maine Lighthouse Tours

Lighthouses are a Maine attraction.  For many of our guests, these whimsical and romantic pieces of history are the highlight of their vacation time here in New England.  We are often asked which lighthouses to visit and to help plan an itinerary to see as many as possible. We are fortunate enough to have many… Read more »

Ten Reasons to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Freeport, Maine

Ten reasons to celebrate Mother’s Day in Freeport, Maine: She deserves to be pampered at James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast. Spruce up the spring wardrobe at the many stores and outlets in Freeport. Enjoy a wonderful meal at the many restaurant options here in town. Someone else cooks and cleans! Enjoy the fresh air… Read more »