- TripBuzz found 172 things to do with kids in or near Scarborough, Maine, including 153 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Portland, South Portland, Saco and Freeport.
- From Higgins Beach to Big 20 Bowling Center, the Scarborough area offers 95 different types of family activities, including: Beaches, Food Shops, Nature & Wildlife Areas and Bowling.
- Located in Maine's Cumberland County is the resort town of Scarborough. Located seven miles south of Portland, the coastal city offers many attractions and amenities to those visiting the area. Higgins Beach is the most popular draw with its scenic coves and surrounding beach cottages, as well as the local wildlife sanctuary, motor speedway and museums.
Specializing in sailing training, South Portland Sailing Center offers visitors lessons under the guidance of US Coastguard certified instructors. The center also has a fleet of 23 foot sailboats available for rent.
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2 Old Orchard Street, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064 MoreLess Info
Opened in 1898 and with a length of 1825 feet, the Old Orchard Beach Pier is suited for all kinds of entertaining opportunities, including fishing. There are several restaurants which serve seafood specialties and not only, with some of them presenting live-acts of local artists.
Open since 1998, the Dunegrass Golf Club offers an 18-hole course to both local and visiting golfers. The freeway was ideally designed to allow all levels of players to play while still preserving the scenic views.
Hadlock Field has been nicknamed the Maine Monster, and it serves as the home field for the minor league baseball team named the Sea Dogs, which is an affiliate of the Red Sox. The current capacity of the stadium is just over 7,300.
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11 Avon Street, Portland, ME 04101 MoreLess Info
At the International Cryptozoology Museum, guests can learn about the strange history of legendary creatures like Bigfoot. Visitors can tour through the display area at their leisure and are free to ask the curator questions about the exhibit.
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W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Street, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064 MoreLess Info
A seaside Maine town, Old Orchard Beach has a population of around 9000 year-round residents. The town has a large beach, a variety of shops and restaurants in its downtown area, and a variety of museums and music venues.
An open park area with grass and trees, Memorial Park features tennis and basketball courts, a veteran's memorial, a model lighthouse and paved walking paths. It also has a children's playground, picnic areas and small hills used for sledding.