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Things You Won’t Find In Today’s Playgrounds

When I was growing up in Auburn, we would often go to Pettingill Park and spend hours upon hours in the public playground. This past weekend, I went to a local playground with my friend and his young son and it dawned on my how much they have changed.

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Frankie Ballard
Chad Johnson

L.L. Bean’s 2016 Free Concert Series Brings Frankie Ballard And More

L.L. Bean has an entire summer filled with great concerts and events.  Some acts may sound familiar and some might seem new, but L.L. Bean always puts on a GREAT show.  Here is what's going on for FREE this summer:

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Getty Images

Free Admission To Most Maine State Parks On Father’s Day

Spend a great day with Dad and the entire family on Sunday, June 19th, Father's Day. Most Maine State Parks will have free admission on Father's Day.

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Your 4 Day Allergy Report For Central Maine

Do Seasonal Allergies have you wanting to put a note on your forehead saying 'Out of Order' and call it a day.  That is how I feel today.  Ready to call it quits.  Do you feel like nature hates you?  Unfortunately, for allergy sufferers, there doesn't appear to be relief insight.  Take a look at the 4 day allergy report according to the weather channel.  

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The White House, Getty Images News
The White House, Getty Images News

Acadia National Park Is Currently Number 1!

2016 marks the centennial anniversary of the National Park Service and our national parks are a great summer family vacation. Fourth graders across the country can get a free park to access the entire park system for a year, part of the Kid in a Park program. Many national parks are offering special programs for kids of all ages.

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The Vacationland VAG Fair Is Coming This Weekend. It’s Not What You Think

Ok...this took me a moment, but I can in fact confirm that the VAG Fair is coming this weekend to the Thomas Point Beach in Brunswick on Saturday and Sunday (June 11 & 12).  No judging on Saturday.  Judging starts at noon on Sunday.  Gates open at 9am both days.  Camping is available.  

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Free Cruises Along The Kennebec River

You can take a cruise along the Kennebec River for free this Thursday through Saturday. Maine Water Tours, Inc. is considering a local river transportation and cruise service that may include a water shuttle between Gardiner, Hallowell and Augusta, sunset and happy hour cruises, other scenic cruises and private charters.

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YouTube
YouTube

What Should You Do If You Come Upon Young Wildlife in Maine?

Over the Memorial Day weekend, our family was hanging out on the Androscoggin River, when a fawn popped out of the woods and walked right over to us!

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10+ Things To Do With Your Kids This Summer In Maine

My kids are counting down the days until the end of the school year.  June 17th is the big day for us!  I'm already racking my brain on new and exciting things to do with them while they are on vacation.  Of course, the obvious, going to the beach and Funtown Splashtown are on the bucket list...but there's got to be more to do in Maine than that.  Well, there is!  Add these great locations and fun activities to your summer itinerary. 

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Acadia NPS, YouTube
Acadia NPS, YouTube

Cadillac Mountain Is Up For Best National Park Location For Sunrises And Sunsets

USA Today has a series called USA Today Top 10, the 10Best editors and National park Foundation have nominated twenty of the best national park locales from across the country to viewing a sunrise or sunset.

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