The Coney Island of Maine

Between 1880 and 1920 Peaks Island developed into one of the most popular tourist destination in the country.  Hundreds of thousands of visitors were drawn to the island's hotels, summer theatres, amusement park and outdoor activities.  So well-known was Peaks that the media dubbed it the "Coney Island of Maine".  

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Fifth Maine Events

20
Sep
2018
Illustration Institute presents authors Brenda Buchanan and Elizabeth Peavey

September 20, 2018 7:00 pm

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06
Oct
2018
Harvest Supper - First seating

October 06, 2018 5:30 pm

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06
Oct
2018
Harvest Super - Second Seating

October 06, 2018 7:00 pm

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11
Oct
2018
Greater Portland Landmarks "Neighborhood History" Presentation

October 11, 2018 6:00 pm

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