The Boating Capital of New England

Winter Fun is Here With Harbor Lights and Gardens Aglow

Boothbay Harbor is not without its winter festivities! Join the region as they celebrate the season in grand, old-fashioned, holiday style with the Harbor Lights Festival.

The Festival offers a variety of activities for young and old and will surely put you in the holiday spirit! Meet Mr. and Mrs. Claus who arrive via boat, take a horse-drawn wagon ride around the harbor, sing Christmas Carols, watch the lighted boat parade, and gather up lots of cheerful holiday merriment.

Purchase your tickets online for Coastal Maine Botanical Garden’s major winter event, Gardens Aglow, and discover the many local restaurants and businesses that will be teaming up to offer an unforgettable experience this town has never had before. This is an opportunity to experience the best of Boothbay, in the winter season. You’ll have the chance to do some holiday shopping, dine at our delicious restaurants, enjoy festival events and so much more!