South Coast Maine
The Greater Portland and Casco Bay Region of South Coast Maine runs from Freeport down to Old Orchard Beach. From the big city life of Portland, lobster boats, cobblestone charm, historic forts and lighthouses, to the “Calendar Islands” of Casco Bay, there is so much to explore in this culturally and historically rich region. The islands of Casco Bay often known as “The Calendar Islands” offer a unique island to explore for each day of your stay. Scarborough to Old Orchard Beach offer miles of fine sandy beaches and the town of Portland is vibrant and abuzz with a mix of village charm and big city activities. From town to town, island to island, this is a region worth exploring with destinations to charm every adult and every child.
Old Orchard Beach
Old Orchard Beach is a family-oriented destination on the South Coast of Maine. With seven miles of sandy beach, a beachfront amusement park and endless activities for the kids, Old Orchard Beach is a year-round destination and a summertime dream. Amusements, rides, miniature golf, games and cotton candy, sun and sand are what make Old Orchard Beach so inviting. The century old Pier is bustling with recreational activities. Try out one of the many eateries on the boardwalk before taking a ride on the Ferris Wheel.
Come sunset, the town comes to life with dancing, fireworks, concerts and so much more.
Visit one of the nearby State Parks in Scarborough and Saco and discover the many lighthouses along the rocky coastline.