Christmas Prelude

Christmas Prelude Christmas Prelude events in Kennebunkport! Join us for the first two weeks in December for holiday shopping, tree lightings, trolley rides, craft fairs, caroling and nativities, and even Santa coming in on a lobster boat! Discover why Kennebunkport was voted the #2 Christmas Town in America by HGTV. It’s a holiday celebration not to be missed! Plenty of cheer and family fun for all ages with this year’s list of Christmas Prelude events. Visit midweek (Sunday-Thursday nights) and enjoy special overnight rates starting at just $119.00 per night.

 

Christmas Prelude Events


Prelude Dinner – Tree Lighting


Watch as Kennebunkport kicks off Christmas Prelude with the tree lighting in Dock Square. Then join us for a special ala carte
holiday menu and live entertainment by Lisa Mills and Don Wessels.
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Reservations recommended: 207-967-4050

Christmas Prelude

Reservation Restrictions – Credit cards are required for ALL dining reservations.  If you need to cancel, you must cancel 24 hours in advance or there will be a $25 per person charge. Tables will only be held for 15 minutes beyond reservation time.

Prelude Luncheon

Enjoy a menu filled with holiday comfort foods and live entertainment.
Reservations recommended: 207-967-4050
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Maine Craft Design & Kennebunkport Sauce Co.

Showcasing their unique made in Maine items for the holiday gift giving season.

Lobster Talks with Dave

Learn all about lobsta and the industry!

Kennebunkport Consolidated Chorus

Performing holiday favorites!

Prelude Dinner

Reservations recommended: 207-967-4050
View the Dinner Menu – Click Here
View the Dessert Menu – Click Here
Reservation Restrictions – Credit cards are required for ALL dining reservations.  If you need to cancel, you must cancel 24 hours in advance or there will be a $25 per person charge. Tables will only be held for 15 minutes beyond reservation time.

Breakfast with Mrs. Claus and the Elves

A special holiday breakfast buffet hosted by our visitors from the North Pole to help make Christmas Prelude in Kennebunkport a favorite family tradition. $20pp, children 12 and under are just $10pp.
Reservations appreciated, 207-967-4050

Christmas in Kennebunkport

Merry Tuba Christmas

Traditional Christmas carols performed by a tuba choir. This lively and entertaining event is free of charge.

Cookie Crawl

Take a sweet stroll down Ocean Avenue from The Nonantum to a variety of inns, shops and galleries – then vote on your favorite! Proceeds will benefit a local non-profit. Tickets $10pp – purchase at The Nonantum.

Fire + Ice

Blazing Bonfires, Ice Bars & Sculptures, Local Food & Drinks, and Live Music. It’s The Hottest Ticket in Town and the perfect ending to Kennebunkport’s Christmas Prelude!
 (Adults only, 21+)

Gingerbread House Making

Children and adults alike will love making their own gingerbread houses with plenty of frosting, sprinkles and festive holiday decorations! $3 pp; ages 2 and under free.
Reservations requested 207-967-4050. Sponsored by the Kennebunk-Kennebunkport-Arundel Chamber of Commerce. A portion of the proceeds will benefit a local non-profit.

Christmas Prelude Events

Prelude Luncheon

Enjoy a menu filled with holiday comfort foods and live entertainment.
Reservations recommended: 207-967-4050
View the Lunch Menu – Click Here
View the Lunch Dessert Menu –
Click Here

Kennebunkport Consolidated Chorus

Performing holiday favorites!

Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus

Bring your child for a special holiday feast hosted by Santa (9AM – 12PM)! A favorite Christmas Prelude event every year.
Enjoy an extensive buffet with specialty treats. $22pp, children 12 and under are just $10pp.
Reservations appreciated, 207-967-4050

Kennebunkport Christmas

Breakfast with Santa 2.0

Due to popular demand, we are offering a 2nd Breakfast with Santa! Enjoy a holiday feast hosted by our visitors from the North Pole.
Enjoy an extensive buffet with specialty treats. $22pp, children 12 and under are just $10pp.
Reservation appreciated, 207-967-4050

Kennebunkport Prelude Events

Boat Rides Aboard the Nor’easter

Experience the magic of Christmas Prelude  in Kennebunkport with a ride on an authentic Kennebunkport, Maine lobster boat!
Captain Mike Perkins of The F/V Nor’easter, along with Mate Shelley Fleming Wigglesworth offer Christmas Prelude boat rides on Saturdays and Sundays during both Christmas prelude weekends, every half hour from 10am-4pm. A boatload of fun for all ages! Board the boat behind The Pilot House restaurant in Dock Square or behind The Nonantum Resort on Ocean Ave. for a round trip boat ride.
The cost is $10 per person and the pass is good all day! The boat has a covered and heated wheelhouse and bathroom onboard.
Please note: The Christmas Prelude Fireworks Cruise is SOLD OUT

 

*For a full listing of events happening in and around Kennebunkport, visit www.ChristmasPrelude.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]