Chamber Blog

Chamber’s Annual Tourism Summit to be held on May 3

Posted 18-Apr-2017

Chamber’s Annual Tourism Summit to be held on May 3

The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Tourism Summit on Wednesday, May 3, at The Summit at Point Lookout in Northport. The event will run from 8:30 am until 3:30 pm and includes a light breakfast and lunch. Continue Reading →

April Vacation Week 2017 Activities

Posted 14-Apr-2017

April Vacation Week 2017 Activities

Here are a variety of activities to keep the whole family busy during the April School Vacation week. We suggest you call ahead, just to make sure these events are still happening as planned. Have fun! Continue Reading →

Easter Dining in the Camden-Rockland Region

Posted 04-Apr-2017

Easter Dining in the Camden-Rockland Region

Celebrate Easter in style with a variety of dining choices in the Camden-Rockland Region. From casual to lavish, our members are offering a variety of brunch buffets, breakfast, lunch and dinner for your Easter celebrations with family and friends. Continue Reading →

Knox County Legislative Delegation to Address Chamber Breakfast on March 24

Posted 10-Mar-2017

Knox County Legislative Delegation to Address Chamber Breakfast on March 24

The entire state legislative delegation from Knox County will participate in a panel discussion of the current session of the Maine Legislature on March 24 in Rockport. The panel discussion is the program for the quarterly Business Breakfast presented by the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce. Continue Reading →

February School Vacation Week Fun (February 18-26, 2017)

Posted 13-Feb-2017

February School Vacation Week Fun (February 18-26, 2017)

The Camden-Rockland Region offers a variety of activities to keep the whole family happy during Maine's School Vacation Week. Be sure to check out some of these great offerings! Continue Reading →

Camden Winterfest brings tons of winter fun, February 4 -12

Posted 01-Feb-2017

Camden Winterfest brings tons of winter fun, February 4 -12

Camden Winterfest, the week-long celebration leading up to the US National Toboggan Championships, kicks off on Saturday, February 4th and runs until Sunday, February 12th. Activities begin at the Amphitheatre, Harbor Park and Village Green in Camden and continue right through the Toboggan Nationals the following weekend at the Camden Snow Bowl Continue Reading →

Celebrate New Year's Eve in the Camden-Rockland Region

Posted 30-Dec-2016

Celebrate New Year's Eve in the Camden-Rockland Region

Our region offers plenty of delightful dining choices for New Year's Eve. This list has been compiled by Chamber staff, based on member restaurant responses. It is by no means exhaustive, but hopefully it provides you with a launching point for your New Year's Eve and New Year's Day celebrations with friends and family. Continue Reading →

Holiday Dining 2016 in the Camden-Rockland Region

Posted 22-Dec-2016

Holiday Dining 2016 in the Camden-Rockland Region

Don’t feel like cooking for the Holidays? There are PLENTY of restaurants and eateries in and around the Camden-Rockland Region that would LOVE to serve you.

The holidays are a time of celebration. We celebrate our families, friends, relatives, and sometimes even co-workers. We celebrate the day, the night, and the meals in between. Here are a few options for you, if you’re alone, or just don’t want to cook!
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2017 Business After Hours Schedule

Posted 12-Dec-2016

2017 Business After Hours Schedule

Business After Hours events take place on the second Wednesday of every month from 5 to 7 pm, usually at our sponsor's place of business. We hope to see you there! Continue Reading →

Camden’s 30th Annual Christmas By the Sea, December 2-4

Posted 03-Dec-2016

Camden’s 30th Annual Christmas By the Sea, December 2-4

Camden is a festive place the first weekend of December. On Friday evening, with the shops open late and the streets aglow, horse and wagon rides will take visitors around town to see the sights. People will line the streets to watch the festive lighted floats parade through town, with Santa on the last float with the cub scouts. This is the 30th year that THIS Santa has ridden in this parade. It’s the only pre-holiday stop he and his Elf make each year. Children who whisper to him what they want for Christmas, and pose for a photo in one of the three local towns – several are children of parents who also sat on his lap a 20+ years ago. To us and to them – Santa is the real thing (whiskers too)! Continue Reading →