Offering Unparalleled Cultural Experiences

About Our Area of the Maine Coast

We take great pride in all that our communities have to offer along this beautiful stretch of midcoast Maine. The diversity of the rich cultural experiences you will find here are unparalleled, whether you come for outdoor recreation, a varied selection of the arts, an exciting food environment, unique shopping, and historic gems.

Getting Here

Directions and other resources for traveling to the Belfast Area.
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Hotels, Motels, B&Bs, Cottages, and Campgrounds in the Belfast, Maine Area

Make the Belfast area, located in the heart of the Maine Coast, your place to call home while on vacation. Our location is ideal for day tripping and seeing all that Maine has to offer.
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Dining, Food, and Lobster in the Belfast, Maine Area

Pull up a seat on a waterfront veranda, dip a spoon into our creamy chowders, or sample some of the fare from our restaurants that feature the freshest seafood and locally grown produce – you’re sure to love what our chefs are creating in our part of the Maine coast.
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Events & Activities in the Belfast, Maine Area

It might be easier to answer the question, what’s there not to do? We’ve got something to please everyone in the Belfast area, the heart of the Maine Coast! There are activities to keep your calendar full – try touring through our seaside villages and the rolling hills of our inland towns…
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Living Here

We take great pride in all our communities have to offer along this beautiful stretch of midcoast Maine. The diversity of the rich cultural experiences you find here are unparalled, whether you come for outdoor recreation, a varied selection of the arts, an exciting food environment, unique shopping, or historic treasures.
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Our Towns

The Maine coast is a huge part of Waldo County’s magic. But so, too, are our close-knit inland communities, beautiful lakes and rivers, scenic roads, and a very special uninhabited island. You can’t really know Waldo County until you’ve sampled it all. We’ve created a guide to every town in Waldo County to treat you to some of the highlights.
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Our Harbors

The City of Belfast is a secret paradise for boaters. Not only does the City offer a very friendly Maine community atmosphere, for a boater, it is heaven. Everything you need, or need to do, (see list of services) right down to the Customs Office, is within walking distance.
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Take A Tour

Take a tour of the Belfast area with our photo gallery.
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Belfast: The Bay And Beyond

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Where to eat, play, stay and just hang out. A great resource for finding out what’s happening and what’s special about visiting and living in Waldo County. It’s all here in the 2017 Belfast The Bay and Beyond magazine—the official publication of the Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce—complete with a new 360° section that breaks down the area by North, South, West and City Center

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Harbor Walk Map and Information

Everyone can find something to enjoy while in Belfast. Use our map of Belfast to plan a day about town, or find a specific place using our business locater. One of Belfast's newest features is the picturesque Belfast Harbor Walk, which allows visitors to stroll, bike, or jog with a gorgeous view of the downtown coast.