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: 06:59
Sunset: 17:25(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

* Wonderful year for mountain ash (aka rowan) berries! Photo by Ruta Jordans

* See the Wave sculpture at the Lost Fishermen's Memorial Park.

* Lubec Market will open indoors November 5th at Lubec Brewery and be open the first Saturday of every month until April or May.

* has a new enhanced listing slideshow format!

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

* Plastic-Free Lubec market totes are now for sale at stores throughout Lubec. Read the Natural Resources Council of Maine blog on Plastic-Free Lubec.

* 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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Memoir Intensive: The Full Immersion

October 29: A day-long workshop led by Elizabeth Peavey, to investigate the history and nature of memoir and the fundamentals of memoir writing.

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Ranked Choice Voting Explained

October 29: The committee for Rank Choice Voting will demonstrate how Ranked Choice Voting works, and explain how Question 5 gives voters more voice and more choice in our democracy.

Halloween Party with MILK and HONEY REBELLION

October 29: Halloween Party with MILK and HONEY REBELLION

Writers GATHER 12.0

November 16 : Mingle with fellow writers for camaraderie and conversation to talk writing, reading, and life.

Christmas Sale

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

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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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