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: 06:51
Sunset: 15:43(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 is almost on its new foundation. photo R.Jordans

** Lubec Sales this weekend:  Lubec Winter Market,  West Quoddy Gifts, 

* Congratulations to the West Quoddy Head Light Keepers Association for receiving 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

* Find Lubec, Eastport and Campobello Island in Huffington Post's Top 6 Coastal Maine Destinations Far From the Tourist Trail

* Find Wi-Fi in Lubec and surrounding towns on our new Wi-Fi Hotspots page!

* Downeast Magazine lists Lubec as one of its 2016  "Best Places to Live in Maine"  and "Your 10 Favorite Maine State Parks" - includes West Quoddy Head!

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

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Festival of Lights

December 2, 3 and 4: Christmas Tree Trimming and Bonfire, Tree Lighting, Snowbox Derby, Fun and Games, Christmas movies, Santa, Christmas Parade of Lights, and House Decoration Contest


House Decorating Contest

December 3: Theme: Christmas Characters. Judging December 3rd, 7 pm.


Christmas Sale

Dec 3: Baked goods, white elephant table, Christmas table, and decorated wreaths.


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Lubec Community Market

December 3: Visit these intrepid farmers and entrepreneurs the first Saturday of every month until May!


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Open Mic at Annabell's to Benefit Anna

December 3: Open mic to honor and celebrate Anna.


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You provide a valuable resource to us all here in Washington County.
-- Patricia C., Eastport, ME

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