How to Plan the Best Easter in Camden, Maine

How do you usually spend Easter? This year, spend Easter in Camden, Maine. Our town in Mid-Coast Maine has everything you need to celebrate the holiday like churches, candy shops, and quiet places to stay. If you want to celebrate Easter in a quiet setting, you’ve picked the right destination. Read on to learn more about what Easter in Camden has to offer!  

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Top 5 Things to Do During Easter in Camden, Maine 

1. Shop Easter-themed Treats 

In the days before Easter, chocolatiers and candy makers alike are busy filling orders for the holiday. If you don’t have young children to fill baskets for, treat yourself to some Easter chocolates from Uncle Willy’s Candy ShoppeThis specialty candy shop boasts a variety of homemade treats such as gourmet chocolate, fudge, and caramel. It’s a must when you travel to Camden, Maine, for Easter. You’ll surely feel like a kid again! 

2. Attend a Church Service 

Are you afraid of missing your church’s Easter Sunday service? If you want to spend Easter in Camden, but are unsure of where you will go for Sunday service, don’t worry. There are 100 churches in the Camden area of all denominations. No matter what belief system you follow, you’re sure to find a church that meets your needs. Search churches in and near Camden to find one that’s best for you! 

3. Spend Time Outdoors 

During this time of year, the Camden area experiences longer days and warmer temperatures, making it the perfect time to explore the outdoors. Simply pack a jacket and head over the Camden Harbor to enjoy beautiful water views. Or, take the road less traveled and explore the hiking trails in Camden, Maine 

4. Book Our Picnic Basket Package

Don’t forget to request our Picnic Basket package for your afternoon outdoors. you will receive a flavorful lunch for two persons consisting of a fresh Maine lobster or crab roll, chips, locally sourced fruit, a chilled bottle of Poland Springs water, and a fresh, homemade brownie or other sweet prepared in the Inn’s kitchen. We’ll also provide the plates and napkins and put everything in a charming picnic basket for you! 

5. Enjoy Easter Sunday at the Camden Maine Stay Inn 


Book a room at the Camden Maine Stay Inn for your Easter getaway. Our bed and breakfast in Camden, Maine, boasts elegant guest rooms, premier amenities, and daily breakfast. Begin your Easter Sunday with a two-course, gourmet breakfast at the Inn. Then, head to an Easter service at a local church. Afterward, enjoy a peaceful stroll about our Inn’s park-like garden. During this time of year, you might even be able to see the beginning stages of our flowers coming back to life after the winter. 

Check our availability and start planning your Easter in Camden, Maine!