Tips … Bring your A-game to #HOTHFest

For transportation, we always suggest a designated driver. Failing that, go for UBER or Lyft (Or a taxi, if you like to keep it old school). Parking is limited at Brick South and Thompson's Point. (Directions) Dress for success. That means style and comfort. There will be photographers all over the place, so you'll want to look [...]

By |2019-10-16T14:25:36+00:00October 16th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Tips … Bring your A-game to #HOTHFest

Just look at these faces, what do you see?

Like lobsterman, lumberman, farmers, fisherman, and tradesman, these stoic faces tell a tale of hard work, dedication and above all, passion for the trade. These are Maine oyster growers. They live on the leading edge of aquaculture, which without a doubt is one of the state's most important emerging industries. Take advantage of the opportunity [...]

By |2019-10-13T14:36:25+00:00October 13th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Just look at these faces, what do you see?

An insider’s guide to Oysterfest at Harvest on the Harbor

Order Oysterfest Tickets Now Via Newscenter Maine's 207 PORTLAND, Maine — Harvest on the Harbor, an annual celebration of Maine food and drink, will take place in Portland October 17 through 20, and one of the signature events will be devoted to a single delicacy--the oyster. That event, Oysterfest, will feature about three dozen growers from [...]

By |2019-10-08T00:12:17+00:00October 8th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on An insider’s guide to Oysterfest at Harvest on the Harbor

2018 Beneficiary Maine Farmland Trust

Maine Farmland Trust is an almost 20 year old member-powered and statewide organization that protects farmland, supports farmers, and advances the future of farming. We asked President and CEO, Amanda Beal, to tell us about MFT so that we could share it with friends of Harvest on the Harbor. Watch this short video now

By |2018-09-24T22:38:18+00:00September 22nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on 2018 Beneficiary Maine Farmland Trust

Oysters are for beer lovers (and everyone else)

If you already know what makes Maine oysters special, we have the perfect new event for you. If you want to discover what makes Maine oysters special, we have the perfect new event for you. You get the idea... Maine oysters are special and for everyone. After extensive oyster sampling, plus research and planning with [...]

By |2018-08-23T01:12:21+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Oysters are for beer lovers (and everyone else)

“It’s never been a better time to hit up Portland, Maine”

Andrew Knowlton, Deputy Editor at Bon Appetit (@AndrewOKnowlton), declared Portland, Maine the publication's "2018 Restaurant City if the Year." Harvest on the Harbor Festival took off 10 years ago and is growing strong because of 1) Portland's dynamic restaurant and bar community and 2) the vast community of farmers (land and sea), bakers, cheesemakers, brewers [...]

By |2018-08-09T01:28:33+00:00August 8th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on “It’s never been a better time to hit up Portland, Maine”