Christmas Prelude is a wonderful family friendly seaside holiday celebration in Kennebunkport. It is a weeklong event, starting at the end of November and running through the first week of December. It includes tree lightings, parades, fireworks, festively decorated shops, and more.
The Annual Christmas by the Sea celebration is held the second weekend of December every year in charming Ogunquit. The event includes a wide variety of activities - tree lightings, a bonfire, concerts, a craft show, children's activities, and the very popular Christmas parade.