Visit Lubec Maine
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Welcome! We invite you to spend your next vacation right here in Lubec, the easternmost town in the U.S.A., in Washington County, Maine. Join us in being the first to see the sunrise!

Discover the ease with which you can plan and spend your next vacation away from the maddening crowds, where the sun first rises on the United States of America, and a welcome awaits you! Lubec is where being yourself and enjoying life is second nature.

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Current Lubec time

If your cell phone has jumped ahead one hour, it is because your phone is picking up a Canadian signal. For Campobello time add one hour to the time above.

Sunrise: 07:01
Sunset: 16:16(approx. times)

What Lubec offers:

  • Year-round attractions
  • Rural / coastal setting
  • Tranquility and solitude
  • Rugged, natural beauty
  • Affordability
  • Unique, unaffected character, community and culture
  • Activities, services and amenities to welcome and satisfy business people, vacationing singles, couples and families.

What Lubec does not offer:

(So get your fill of these en route!)

  • Movie theaters
  • Shopping malls
  • Theme parks
  • Fast food restaurants
  • Heavy traffic
  • Stop lights
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Lubec things to note

* The Lubec Historical Society building has reached its new home! photo R.Jordans

*  The Bold Coast Scenic Byway - one of 9 Unforgetable Road Trips to Take in Maine Before You Die.

Lubec Author Book Release - Blind Man's Bluff by Sadie & Sophie Cuffe.

* The West Quoddy Head Light Keepers Association received the Downeast Acadia Regional Tourism (DART) 2016 Leadership and Growth: History & Culture Award

* The New York Times includes West Quoddy Head Light in 7 Lighthouses Around the World to Inspire a Trip

* Tours of Lubec and Cobscook available to download or rent, including the newest: Sightseeing and History Tour of Lubec!

Movie: The Permaculture Orchard

Jan 21: Learn how to set up your own permaculture orchard at any scale.


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Contra Dance with Live Music

January 21: Traditional New England Contras and Squares. Live Music by O'McCrelli. Dances called by Alba Briggs.


Cabin Fever Films

Feb 2: My Brilliant Career: A young girl in Victorian Austalia dreams of becoming an author.


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Lubec Community Market

February 4: Visit these intrepid farmers and entrepreneurs the first Saturday of every month until May!


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Full Moon Hike/Snowshoe/Ski

February 11: Join Melissa Lee of Maine Coast Heritage Trust at Bog Brook Cove Preserve.


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We live in Ohio and are vacationing in Lubec next week; my husband grew up visiting family friends there and is so excited! I have been skeptical, however, not imagining there would be much to do with our two small boys. Looks like I'm wrong. Thank you so much for the wonderful listing of events, the maps, the great commentary....I'm as excited as my husband is, now!
-- Kara R., Ohio

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