Category: Freeport Maine events

James Place Inn Nominated for Best Small Business of the Year

James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast has been nominated for Best Small Business of the Year in Freeport, Maine.  Having just learned about this last week, we are thrilled at the news and feel honored at the recognition. The criteria for selection is “a business with one location that exemplifies best business practices and notably… Read more »

2014 Flavors of Freeport

There is still time to have fun at the 2014 Flavors of Freeport this weekend, February 21-22.  If the winter weather is getting you down, take a break and head to Freeport for the weekend and enjoy some food and spirits from area chefs and brewers.  Local talent comes out of their kitchens to prepare… Read more »

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Freeport in Winter

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Freeport in Winter: Peaceful Shopping – the town is much quieter than in August.  You get the same great deals, selection, and great service, not the crowds. Enjoy a walk in the brisk, salty air.  The parks are always beautiful, as are the beaches. Ever tried a horse-drawn sleigh ride through… Read more »

Flavors of Freeport 2014 – Freeport, Maine

Plan to be in Freeport Friday, February 21st through Sunday, February 23rd for the Flavors of Freeport. Flavors of Freeport features to premier events; the Chef Signature Series and the Flavors Ice Bar.  This is an event that showcases the significant local talent of the chefs and food producers in and around Freeport.  You will have the opportunity to… Read more »

Try the Outdoor Discovery School at LL Bean

Come to James Place Inn in Freeport, Maine and experience our winter wonderland.  One great way to do this is through an Outdoor Discovery School adventure at LL Bean.  Throughout the winter, LL Bean offers courses in snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.  For just $20.00/person you are able to experience one of these two great outdoor… Read more »

New Year’s Celebration – Freeport, Maine

Come celebrate New Year’s in Freeport, Maine and treat yourself to James Place Inn!  Take advantage of the sales and enjoy some post-holiday shopping while also enjoying some pampering at our inn.  James Place is located two short blocks from LL Bean, allowing you to take in the fireworks on New Year’s Eve.  Stroll about… Read more »

Small Business Saturday – James Place Inn, Freeport, Maine

This Saturday, November 20th, is Small Business Saturday, so come to Freeport, Maine and support the many small businesses here, including James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast. There are many great small businesses in and around Freeport; bed and breakfasts, restaurants, boutiques, craft fairs – everything you need for your holiday shopping, while supporting your favorite local… Read more »

Shop and Stay in Freeport for Black Friday

The Holiday Season is officially upon us here in Freeport, Maine and at James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast.  The tree was lit at LL Bean last night, kicking off the Northern Lights Celebration.  Every year this gets bigger and better and this year was no exception.  The tree is covered in beautiful lights and… Read more »

Top 10 Reasons to Shop Freeport This Holiday Season

Top 10 Reasons to shop Freeport, Maine for everyone on your list: Freeport has over 150 stores to choose from. You can include a little something for yourself by staying at James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast. Park your car and walk everywhere. See the Northern Lights display at LL Bean, including the Christmas Tree set to… Read more »

Freeport, Maine for Holiday Shopping

Freeport, Maine has everything you need to take care of your holiday shopping.  Include a stay at James Place Inn Bed and Breakfast to make it even more enjoyable and fun.  Now that the calendar has turned to November, Freeport is getting all decked out in preparation for the holidays.  The lights on Main Street are… Read more »