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Old Orchard Beach

Maine’s Old Orchard Beach has remained one of the most popular Maine beaches and resorts for over a century. Old Orchard Beach is located 20 minutes south of Portland along the scenic southwestern coast. It features 7 miles of broad, sandy beach, a 500-foot pier and boardwalk and a seaside amusement park that’s fun for the whole family.

Orchard Beach has a plethora of recreational activities to enjoy, as well as arcades, amusement rides, entertainment, free concerts and fireworks every Thursday night during the summertime. The area also has plenty of wonderful seafood restaurants, boutiques, art galleries and souvenir shops. 
Those who wish to spend a few days can choose from several hotels, motels, bed & breakfasts and campgrounds. The historic waterfront towns of Biddeford, Saco, Scarborough and Kennebunkport are only a short drive away, as are numerous popular Maine vacation destinations such as Boothbay Harbor and Acadia National Park.