Just because the days are growing shorter and the temperatures are getting cooler, that doesn’t mean the fun is all over here in Maine. Yes, summer is behind us, but there are plenty of fun fall activities to enjoy throughout the area. Fall in Maine can be as enjoyable as summer! If you need a place to stay while you embark to find some fun, many of our rentals are equipped with heat and provide a comfortable home base.
Homewood Farm Corn Maze
Every year there is a new design for the annual corn maze at Homewood Farm in Blue Hill. Located at 118 Ackley Farm Road, this family run farm allows visitors to make their way through the corn maze, enjoy a hay ride and feed and view the resident farm animals. The maze opens for the season on Saturday, September 21 at 9:00AM and runs every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9:00AM to 5:00PM through October 27.
$8.00 per person
$22.00 for family of three
$29.00 for family of four
$6.00 for each additional family member over four
$3.00 for hayride only
Common Ground Fair
This isn’t your typical fair with rides and greasy fair food. Located in Unity at 294 Crosby Brook Rd, this fair boasts live demonstrations with livestock, organic cooking, farming and more. Enjoy a variety foods, vendors and exhibits.
The 2019 dates are Friday, September 20 through Sunday, September 22. Tickets can be purchased at the gate for $15.00 or in advance at participating local businesses for $10.00. Children under 12 gain free admission.
Certainly the most enticing draw in to visit Maine in the fall is when the colorful foliage sets in. It can happen in the blink of an eye and doesn’t always last long. You can keep up to date with weekly foliage reports. The blazing colors can be enjoyed in a variety of ways, take a scenic drive, hike one of the many nature trails throughout the area or in Acadia National Park or enjoy a leisurely bike ride.
The best part, we can accommodate last minute rentals and even stays under a week if you would like to just come for a few days to enjoy the views.