Family & Kids Activities

Kayak rentals at on-site marina

FAMILY ACTIVITIES PROGRAM

Activities abound at The Nonantum Resort! Reconnect with your kids and make Maine memories on your family vacation. Or let us keep the kids busy while you enjoy a nice dinner in 95 Ocean restaurant.

DAILY OFFERINGS:

  • Kayak & Bicycle rentals
  • Outdoor heated pool (open Memorial Day to Columbus Day) 7:30am to 10pm daily. Towels are available poolside.
  • Beach chair, boogie boards, wagons/strollers, fishing poles and umbrella rentals
  • Complimentary property garden tours – please call Kim at ext. 646 to request a time
  • InTown Trolley tours – tickets available at the front desk
  • Rugosa Lobster Tours – sign up at the front desk
  • Pineapple Ketch sailing tours – reserve online
  • Libreti Rose II fishing charters – call 207-432-4349 to schedule your private charter (offering inshore trips & children’s trips)
  • Breakwater Spa fitness center just up Ocean Avenue. $10 day passes available.
  • Aquaholics Surf Shop rentals, private lessons, and guided tours: www.aquaholicsurf.com or 207-967-8650
  • Get Out There Fitness beach boot camp: www.getouttherefitness.com

2015 Activities Schedule

(mid-June through Labor Day)

*Stay tuned for 2016 activities schedule…

 Monday

8-10am Let’s get creative kids!
  • Join our talented activities staff for a fun morning of complimentary crafts
    *Parents may choose to stay and supervise their children – or, if you would like child care during this activity, please sign your child in with our activities staff. $10per child. Children must be 5 years or older.
8am-8pm Games Galore!
  • Set up on our back lawn for you to enjoy at your leisure. Ping Pong, Basketball, Shuffle Board, Corn Hole Toss just to name a few. Come play!
10-11am Scenic Walk
  • You’re invited to take a scenic walk with one of our managers while learning about local attractions that make Kennebunkport such a spectacular destination. Wear comfortable clothing and bring your camera! If you have younger children who would rather stay behind, we have child care available with our activities staff. ($10 per child, minimum 1 hour)
11am-1 Face Painting
  • Come one, come all! If you would rather have something painted on your hand or arm, we can do that!
11:00, 11:30am and 12 Noon Morning Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute time slots. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting.
3:00, 3:30pm Afternoon Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute times.Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting. Note: We will not have crabbing equipment available for use by guests due to dock/marina space and safety.
3:30-4:00pm Cooking Demo
  • Join one of our talented chefs in our main lobby for a fun cooking demonstration! Sample the tasty treat and receive a recipe for you to re-create at home.
4:00-5:30pm Evening Follow Me Kayaking
  • Enjoy a leisurely paddle on the river while taking in the sights and sounds of nature, boats and area attractions. Weather permitting. Please sign up by 3:30pm. Space is limited. Kayak Rental fee applies: $25 single/ $45 tandem.
5:30-8pm Music and Movement
  • Kids can enjoy a fun creative introduction to hand drumming, percussion and wind instruments all while adding different styles of movement. Music & Movement, offered in conjunction with Barbara Fraser from River Tree Arts, will create a music circle with instruments from around the world. View flyer. July 6-Aug. 24. $40 per child, ages 4-13, includes 2 hours of fun and a kid’s meal dinner. (Reservations recommended. Sign up with Activities by 4pm).
4:30-5:00pm Family Scavenger Hunt
  • Come have some fun with us before dinner!
8:00-10pm Teen Movie Night under the activities tent
  • Ages 13-19 years (PG13). Complimentary popcorn

Tuesday

8-10am Let’s get Creative Kids
  • Join our talented activities staff for a fun morning of complimentary crafts
    *Parents may choose to stay and supervise their children – or, if you would like child care during this activity, please sign your child in with our activities staff. $10per child. Children must be 5 years or older.
8am-8pm Games Galore!
  • Set up on our back lawn for you to enjoy at your leisure. Ping Pong, Basketball, Shuffle Board, Corn Hole Toss just to name a few. Come play!
11am-1:00 Face Painting
  • Come one, come all! If you would rather have something painted on your hand or arm, we can do that!
11:00,11:30am and Noon Morning Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute time slots. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting.
11am-4pm Chair Massages under the Gazebo
  • Aim to Be Well massage therapists will be on-site to offer seaside relaxation. (Fees apply and vary based on the amount of time you would like. Weather permitting)
12:00-1:00pm Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) Demos provided by Aquaholics Surf Shop
  • Have you ever tried SUP? Come give it a try! All equipment and instruction provided. Must be 14 or older to participate. Weather permitting. Sign up here. (For private lessons or guided tours (at any other time) please visit www.aquaholics.com or call 207-967-8650).

3:00 and 3:30pm Afternoon Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute times. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting. Note: We will not have crabbing equipment available for use by guests due to dock/marina space and safety.
4:30-5:30pm Guest Appreciation Party / Kids’ Appreciation Party
  • Meet & greet other kids while your folks attend the managers’ wine & cheese reception. Kids can enjoy complimentary freeze pops, freeze tag and freeze dance!
7:30-9:00pm Family Campfire Sing-a-long and Marshmallow Roast
  • Join us on the back lawn for some fun family time. Meet other guests. Roast marshmallows! All while our talented Nonantum guitarist entertains!

Wednesday

8-10am Let’s get Creative Kids
  • Join our talented activities staff for a fun morning of complimentary crafts
    *Parents may choose to stay and supervise their children – or, if you would like child care during this activity, please sign your child in with our activities staff. $10per child. Children must be 5 years or older.
8am-8pm Games Galore!
  • Set up on our back lawn for you to enjoy at your leisure. Ping Pong, Basketball, Shuffle Board, Corn Hole Toss just to name a few. Come play!
11am-1:00 Face Painting
  • Come one, come all! If you would rather have something painted on your hand or arm, we can do that!
11:00am, 11:30am and Noon Morning Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute time slots. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting.
3:00 and 3:30pm Afternoon Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute times. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting. Note: We will not have crabbing equipment available for use by guests due to dock/marina space and safety.
3:00-4:30 Teen Painting Party
  • Create an original piece of art work by you! $35 pp, includes creative instruction and all supplies. Must be 13 years or older. Please sign up by 2pm
5:30-7:30pm Princess & Pirate Party
  •  An evening of enchantment and adventure! Ages 4-9. $35 per child. Includes 2 hours of fun, pizza, beverage and gift bag! Reservations requested. Space is limited.
8:00-9:00 Camp Fire & S’mores Under the Stars
  •  End your day in front of a warming fire and enjoy the stars! S’mores kits available for purchase $5 per kit. Weather permitting

Thursday

8-10am Let’s get Creative Kids
  • Join our talented activities staff for a fun morning of complimentary crafts
    *Parents may choose to stay and supervise their children – or, if you would like child care during this activity, please sign your child in with our activities staff. $10per child. Children must be 5 years or older.
8am-8pm Games Galore!
  • Set up on our back lawn for you to enjoy at your leisure. Ping Pong, Basketball, Shuffle Board, Corn Hole Toss just to name a few. Come play!
11am-1:00 Face Painting
  • Come one, come all! If you would rather have something painted on your hand or arm, we can do that!
11:00, 11:30am and Noon Morning Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute time slots. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting.
12:00-1:00pm Follow Me SUP (Stand-Up Paddle Boarding)
  • $50 per person. Includes board, paddle and 2 hours of fun with an Aquaholics Surf Shop experienced boarder. Space is limited. Please sign up here. Must be at least 16 years old. Younger than 16 needs a private instructor,and should be scheduled as a private lesson through Aquaholics: www.aquaholicssurf.com or 207-967-8650.
11am-4pm Chair Massages under the Gazebo
  • Aim to Be Well massage therapists will be on-site to offer seaside relaxation. (Fees apply and vary based on the amount of time you would like. Weather permitting)
3:00 and 3:30pm Afternoon Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute times. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting. Note: We will not have crabbing equipment available for use by guests due to dock/marina space and safety.
4:30-5:30pm Guest Appreciation Party / Kids’ Appreciation Party
  •  Meet & greet other kids while your folks attend the managers’ wine & cheese reception. Kids can enjoy complimentary freeze pops, freeze tag and freeze dance!
7:30-9:00pm Family Campfire Sing-a-long and Marshmallow Roast
  • Join us on the back lawn for some fun family time. Meet other guests. Roast marshmallows! All while our talented Nonantum guitarist entertains!

Friday

8-10am Let’s get Creative Kids
  • Join our talented activities staff for a fun morning of complimentary crafts
    *Parents may choose to stay and supervise their children – or, if you would like child care during this activity, please sign your child in with our activities staff. $10per child. Children must be 5 years or older.
8am-8pm Games Galore!
  • Set up on our back lawn for you to enjoy at your leisure. Ping Pong, Basketball, Shuffle Board, Corn Hole Toss just to name a few. Come play!
10-11:30am Follow Me Kayaking
  •  Enjoy a leisurely paddle on the river while taking in the sights and sounds of nature, boats and area attractions. Kayak Rental fee applies: $25 single/ $45 tandem. Weather permitting, Space limited.
11am-1:00 Face Painting
  • Come one, come all! If you would rather have something painted on your hand or arm, we can do that!
11:00, 11:30am and Noon Morning Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute time slots. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting.
3:00 and 3:30pm Afternoon Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute times. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting. Note: We will not have crabbing equipment available for use by guests due to dock/marina space and safety. Please sign up with activities
5:30-7:30pm Rodeo Night for Kids
  •  Come kick up your heels and be a cowboy, cowgirl or a sheriff! A fun evening of adventure, includes pizza, beverage and gift bag! Ages 4-9. $35 per child. Reservations requested. Space is limited.
8:00-10:00pm Family movie night
  • Join us for a family movie under the stars! Complimentary popcorn and blankets provided.

Saturday

8-10am Let’s get Creative Kids
  • Join our talented activities staff for a fun morning of complimentary crafts
    *Parents may choose to stay and supervise their children – or, if you would like child care during this activity, please sign your child in with our activities staff. $10per child. Children must be 5 years or older.
8am-8pm Games Galore!
  • Set up on our back lawn for you to enjoy at your leisure. Ping Pong, Basketball, Shuffle Board, Corn Hole Toss just to name a few. Come play!
11am-1:00 Face Painting
  • Come one, come all! If you would rather have something painted on your hand or arm, we can do that!
11:00, 11:30am and Noon Morning Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute time slots. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting.
3:00 and 3:30pm Afternoon Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute times.Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting. Note: We will not have crabbing equipment available for use by guests due to dock/marina space and safety.
5:30-7:30pm Princess & Pirate Party
  •  A fun evening of enchantment, adventure and fun! Ages 4-9. $35 per child. Includes 2 hours of fun, pizza, beverage and gift bag! Reservations requested. Space is limited

Sunday

8-10am Let’s get Creative Kids
  • Join our talented activities staff for a fun morning of complimentary crafts
    *Parents may choose to stay and supervise their children – or, if you would like child care during this activity, please sign your child in with our activities staff. $10per child. Children must be 5 years or older.
8am-8pm Games Galore!
  • Set up on our back lawn for you to enjoy at your leisure. Ping Pong, Basketball, Shuffle Board, Corn Hole Toss just to name a few. Come play!
9-10am Mommy & Me Social
  •  For 2-4 year olds and a parent. Come play and meet other guests. Parachute, balls and tunnels will be set up. Weather permitting
11am-1:00 Face Painting
  • Come one, come all! If you would rather have something painted on your hand or arm, we can do that!
11:00, 11:30am and Noon Morning Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute time slots. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting.
3:00 and 3:30pm Afternoon Crabbing
  • Please sign your child up in activities for one of the 30 minute times. Children must be 5 years or older. Space is limited to six children at a time due to dock space and safety for all our guests. We offer this activity daily, weather permitting. Note: We will not have crabbing equipment available for use by guests due to dock/marina space and safety.
7:30-9:00pm Family Campfire Sing-a-long and Marshmallow Roast
  • Join us on the back lawn for some fun family time. Meet other guests. Roast marshmallows! All while our talented Nonantum guitarist entertains!

Rainy Day Activities: movies and/or arts & crafts in Portside Lodge lobby

Coast Encounters
Join our Activities crew and Coast Encounters for a touch tank for kids! Discover starfish, crabs and more. Weather permitting. (For more details, check out www.coastencounters.com) July 31, 9-10am & Aug 17, 9-10am

Music and Movement
Kids can enjoy a fun creative introduction to hand drumming, percussion and wind instruments all while adding different styles of movement. Music & Movement, offered in conjunction with Barbara Fraser from River Tree Arts, will create a music circle with instruments from around the world. View flyer

Monday Nights: July 6-August 24
$40 per child, ages 4-13, includes 2 hours of fun and a kid’s meal dinner
Reservations recommended. Sign up with Activities by 4pm.

Chair Massages under the Gazebo
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 11am-4pm. Aim to Be Well massage therapists will be on-site to offer seaside relaxation. Fees apply and vary based on the amount of time you would like. (Weather permitting)

Yoga on the Lawn
Join Risa Yoga on our back lawn in July & August to rebalance and restore your mind and body.

  • Saturdays: 8:30-9:30am – Dharma Yoga I
  • Sundays: 8:30-9:30am – Gentle Yoga

View Flyer. Complimentary for resort guests / $10 drop-in. (Weather permitting)

Our front desk would be more than happy to arrange car and yacht rentals, spa and salon services, shopping suggestions, babysitting services, laundry, medical services, and more.

Kids & Family Activities

Family Movie Night Under the Stars – popcorn and blankets provided!

Activities for Kids

S’mores Under the Stars

Bicycle rentals at family activities program

Bicycle Rentals