Yarmouth, ME is a classic New England village with an authentic, small‑town Main Street lined with historic buildings and churches with tall steeples. Locally‑owned businesses on Main Street include bakeries, markets filled with local products and produce, an independent bookstore, and restaurants from family‑friendly to causal‑elegant. Otto for pizza and Gather for meals with friends are popular destinations. A vibrant Farmer’s Market in the summer, the film society at the Merrill Public Library and an eclectic calendar of lectures, events and exhibits at the Yarmouth History Center are other reasons to make Yarmouth home.
Enjoy the Great Outdoors
Outdoor recreation is readily available in Yarmouth via a network of walking trails across the Town and multiple access points to the river from which to launch a kayak or canoe and navigate the Royal River Water Trail. Beyond the village, several nature preserves and the Royal River Hiking Trail offer additional walks and hikes.
Annual Clam Festival
The Yarmouth Clam Festival is an annual summer event that promotes the community and provides opportunities for Yarmouth‑based non‑profit organizations to raise funds in support of their missions.
Every year approximately thirty non‑profit groups volunteer thousands of hours to bring the Festival to life. Starting the 3rd Friday in July, the llong‑weekend festivites include; a Friday night parade, Saturday night fireworks, live music from 3 stages, fantastic food, arts & crafts shows, road races, and more!