Boothbay Harbor Festive Holiday Food Tour
Maine Foodie Tours is thrilled to be showcasing the deliciously talented culinary scene of Boothbay Harbor!
About The Boothbay Harbor Festive Holiday Food Tour:
Maine Foodie Tours is thrilled to be showcasing the deliciously talented culinary scene of Boothbay Harbor! Join us on our NEWEST tour launching in November, 2019 through year end. Take our tour for an early happy hour exploration of the harbor cuisine before enjoying your evening with the Coastal Maine Botanical “Gardens A Glow” or the “Candles and Cocktails” at the Railway Village. What a great date!
This tour introduces a mix of some of the areas oldest and newest locally-owned establishments while showcasing the culinary creativity that is alive and well! Bring your appetite for food, stories, and facts about the vibrantly local food economy offered year-round in the harbor.
Join our friendly, local tour guides and be introduced to 4 locally-owned businesses to explore and taste their delectable, native-to-Maine foods. Enjoy a lively walk to restaurants and a gourmet food and cheese shop while you taste your way through town! Don’t worry if it’s cold outside. Our partners and their foods will warm you up with Maine award-winning crabcakes and cocktails, seafood chowder or seasonal soup in freshly baked bread bowls, a visit to taste the craft beers at the newest harbor brewery paired with local munchies, mediterranean platters with local vegetables and meats with hot teas or coffee, then ending on a sweet note with the needham, a uniquely Maine confection.
You’ll learn about the history of Boothbay and it’s harbor, the thriving lobstering and fishing industries, award-wining aquaculture, sustainable practices, and culinary events to enjoy this season – all on a beautiful, leisurely walk on the harbor.
Bring your appetite for food and knowledge as we guarantee to fill your mind and your stomach. This is a great way to jump start your visit to Boothbay as we will recommend all sorts of activities and dining to enjoy.
When: Tours offered November – December, several days/week and by special request for groups of 8 or more
How long: 2 hours 15 minutes
What’s included: Your talented local tour guide, all food and beverages, and tips to the wait staff along the way.
Who: All ages are welcome
Capacity: 14 people per tour
What to wear: Comfortable and Maine weather appropriate clothing and shoes
Weather conditions: Tour takes place rain, shine or snow
Where: Tour meets and ends at/near 11 Howard Street/ parking lot. (This is near the Boothbay Lights shuttle and Boothbay fire station/town office building.)
Advanced tickets required and may be purchased up to one hour before they begin. Tours sell out, so call soon!
Note: Maine Foodie Tours donates $1 from the sale of every ticket to a worthwhile Maine charity, and we thank you for your patronage.