It has been one long winter and I think we are all looking for an excuse to get out, take a break, and enjoy spring. What could be better than grabbing your BFF, or two or six, and heading to Freeport for a weekend of catching up, shopping, dining and trying something new. Girlfriend’s Getaway Weekend is happening in Freeport June 5-7, 2015. The weekend coincides with the Maine Women’s Ride and L.L. Bean Paddle Fest. The Paddle Fest is a really fun event and a great way for you and your friends to get out and try something new. Events include Standup Paddle Boarding and Kayaking. Try your had at the Paddle Boarding and you will be hooked! The events are situated on Casco Bay and provide a great activity and a chance to be out on the water enjoying the sites. Kayaking is another opportunity to explore the Maine coast from the water. Both of these water sports are free for the weekend and offered by L.L. Bean. There will be plenty of other activities going on throughout Freeport as well, stay tuned for exact details.
Freeport offers world-class shopping and dining as well. There are over 120 stores and outlets to choose from, including specialty boutiques such as Jill McGowan and Rapid River. There are styles and options for everyone, making it easy to do your spring and summer shopping here in Freeport. For those of you really on the ball, start your Christmas shopping early. Need a break from the shopping? Hit one of the many dining options including everything from a lobster shack on the docks to fine dining at an award-winning restaurant.
James place Inn is the ideal place to stay while enjoying your girlfriend weekend. The location is ideal for parking your car and walking to all shopping and dining. In addition, we are offering you your choice of a bottle of Prosecco and box of local hand-made chocolates OR a $25.00 gift card to Azure Café (www.azurecafe.com) to enjoy lunch or dinner (one gift per room). Have a number of BFFs coming to Freeport? Book two or more rooms for two consecutive nights and receive 10% off each room. What more do you need? Reserve your rooms now and look forward to reconnecting with your friends!