Annual Maine Lobster Fest

Annual Maine Lobster Fest

The world’s best lobster at the “Lobster Capital of the World”. Rockland, Maine hosts the Maine Lobster Festival, one of the best summer events in Maine. Over 20,000 pounds of lobster cooked in the world’s greatest lobster cooker, plus a parade, US Navy ship tours, concerts, amusement rides & more.

July 29 - August 2
Beautiful Rainy Days in Maine

Beautiful Rainy Days in Maine

Don't let the rain stop you. There are so many things to do on a rainy day in Maine. Try a new restaurant. Visit an art gallery. Check out a museum. And, there is so much more. You'll find it all in Maine's Penobscot Bay Region.

So Much To Do
Kayaks and Recreation

Kayaks and Recreation

There's so much to see and do in the Penobscot Bay region that you'll want to return again and again. Shopping, recreation, boating and so much more.

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Maine's Best Museums

Maine's Best Museums

From fine art to vintage transportation, to local and marine history, discover Maine's best museums right here in Penobscot Bay region.

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Midcoast Maine

Midcoast Maine

Real Adventure. Real Relaxation.

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Midcoast Maine Beaches

Midcoast Maine Beaches

Whether you prefer sunbathing on a beach chair, surfing or stand up paddleboard, crashing through the waves on horseback, a toddler friendly beach or walking along the beach sands in search of sea glass, our beaches have something for everyone.

Beaches for Everyone
The world's best Maine Lobster

The world's best Maine Lobster

We can promise you this about your next visit to Midcoast Maine: You won’t go home hungry. We’ve got a dish to hit your spot, wherever it may be. If you’re a lobster lover, this is your nirvana.

Dining in the Midcoast

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Maine Means Business.

Camden, Maine, Rockland, Maine, and all of the Penobscot Bay Region is about supporting local business.

Local business is the backbone of the local economy, providing jobs, building community, and promoting the coastal Maine way of life. The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to helping local business strive with marketing, education, and networking opportunities.

2015 Jewel of the Maine Coast

The Penobscot Regional Chamber of Commerce annual visitor’s guide, Discover the Jewel of the Maine Coast®, is a full-color magazine packed with all the information you need to plan a visit to our region.

Our new edition is filled with inspiring feature articles, colorful photos, well-organized member business listings, and other information of interest to visitors and residents alike.

This year’s issue features Destination: Art; Dining al fresco; The Quiet Seasons of Fall and Winter; ferry timetables; and a list of creative Maine lobster dishes at area restaurants, as well as a town-by-town driving tour, an extensive events calendar, tips for visiting islands and lighthouses, and more. You can request a printed version to be mailed to you below... or download our online PDF version here.

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Chamber Seeks Donations for Fall Annual Auction

Posted 01-Jul-2015

The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce (PBRCC) is seeking donations of goods and services for the Annual Chamber Auction to be held in the fall. In September, the “doors” will open to the Chamber’s online auction portion, which runs through September and October at The live auction will occur October 23 at a location to be determined. All money raised supports our mission of promoting the interests of our members by advocating for the commercial and economic development of the region. Continue Reading →

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Doing Business in Coastal Maine

Every week, the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce publishes “The Friday Report”, a weekly newsletter with local business news, upcoming chamber of commerce events, and local business resources and networking opportunities. “The Friday Report” is emailed to all chamber of commerce members weekly. Chamber of commerce members may submit news and press-release content to be considered for publication. For more information, visit our “Friday Report” archive.

Find Maine Cottage and Vacation Home Rentals

The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber Of Commerce website is your best resource to many accommodation options in Rockland, Maine, Camden, Maine, and all of the Penobscot Bay region. And be sure to check the Hot Deals page for special low prices on accommodation packages in Maine.

Find Maine's Best Restaurants all in one place

The Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce website is a full resource for great dining in Camden, Maine, Rockland, Maine, and all of the great towns that make up the Penobscot Bay region. Maine’s best lobster for “The Lobster Capital of the World”. Five-star dining experiences for nationally recognized chefs. The best clam chowder on the planet. When it comes to great dining in Maine, we have it all right here.


I honestly believe the Chamber of Commerce is a major contributing factor to the initial and on going growth of Horch Roofing. The incredible networking possibilities can help any business.

Peter Horch, Horch Roofing

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