Bar Harbor offers an array of shops, restaurants and activities.

Discover our quaint, sleepy coastal village during the quieter seasons — late fall, winter and spring.

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Look for our Spring Flag at our members' businesses!

Think Local First, Bar Harbor Merchants Association

For more than a decade, the Bar Harbor Merchants Association has promoted Bar Harbor as a Four-Season destination.

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Bar Harbor Merchants Association Spring Flag

The Bar Harbor Merchants Association members fly one of our three different flags when they are open. Not all members are open throughout the entire year, but you can tell when they are by looking for the flag.
Merchants Registration form for 2016 Street Stroll Sidewalk Sale Click Here

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Think Local First: Thinking locally reduces transportation costs and protects our environment, supports local artists, farms, businesses, producers and organizations, and creates a supportive community and more sustainable economy.

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Awesome....... 2 of our community members leading the charge to introduce New Belgium Brewing to Maine. ... See MoreSee Less

New Belgium Brewing Launch Party

April 24, 2017, 5:30pm - April 24, 2017, 8:00pm

ATTENTION BEER FANS: We are SO EXCITED to announce the official landing of New Belgium Brewing in our great state of Maine! Finally... after all these years... we can finally enjoy these most famous beers in our home state. Come party with Side Street Cafe and Leary's Landing Irish Pub this Monday, April 24th as we co-host the official statewide launches of New Belgium Beer in Maine! Start your night at Side Street from 5:30 - 7PM to kick off the party with three awesome New Belgium draft beers, then make your way over to Leary's from 7:30-9PM to finish out the night with an offering of four more awesome brews.

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We've got whoopie pies! 🤤 #mtdessertbakery

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Fridays are always fun, but more so this week.

Bar Harbor Merchants Association shared mount dessert bakery's photo. ... See MoreSee Less

We're introducing our upcoming sandwich menu! Today's special is a maple curry chicken salad with toasted pecans and dried cranberries on homemade focaccia. Comes with chips and homemade bread and butter pickles 😋 #mtdessertbakery

The Scoop

The Latest News and Events in Bar Harbor, Maine

Spring brings bursts of color and warm breezes to our coastal village. Your year round shops, businesses and restaurants are here to make your coming out of hibernation and reconnecting with the world functional, fun and entertaining. Whether you want to get out and climb a mountain or take a drive and watch the world wake up, Bar Harbor Merchants can help equip and refresh you for Spring adventures and memories. For current non donor events also check out our local Chamber of Commerce Events Calendar

Download our current edition of The Open Directory for Bar Harbor Merchants that are open this Spring COMING SOON!.

Friday March 31st, 2017 4.30pm – 7pm
House Wine

Six for Sixty Wine Tasting