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Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show - Maps, Parking, Directions

Show Maps, Parking & Directions

The show docks viewed from the air, with the show grounds behind. Photo by Jeff Scher


Click to open Google MapsClick on the Google Map above for a detailed
map and directions to the show.
Directions to the Show--By Land: From points east-northeast (Eastport, Cherryfield, Ellsworth, Belfast), Coastal Route 1 is the best bet. The show is located on the southern side of the city of Rockland. From points northwest (Augusta, Waterville) Route 17 comes directly into the northern side of the city of Rockland, the show is located on the southern side. From the south (Portland, Brunswick/Bath) Coastal Route 1 comes right in to Rockland. (Do NOT take the Route 90 turnoff in Warren, stay on Route One through Thomaston to Rockland.) Take a right at the Main Street light, the main show entrance is on the left, or go straight at the light to the Buoy Park entrance.
Rockland Nautical ChartDirections to the Show--By Sea:
NOAA chart 13302,
"Penobscot Bay and Approaches",
or Maptech Waterproof
Chart #40,
"Rockland to Mount Desert Island".
Rockland Harbormaster:
Download the show mapClick on the image above to download
a map of the Show Grounds.
Show Grounds
A beautiful map of the 2016 show grounds, created by illustrator Jan Adkins, can be downloaded here; you'll also find a full-color version in the show program itself.
Click here to download a PDF of the show grounds map. [1mb, Will open in a new window.]
download a map of RocklandClick on the image to download the Rockland mapDowntown Rockland Map
To get a sense of downtown Rockland's layout and many offerings, and to see where the show is located, just click on the image to the left or the link below to download a PDF.
download a parking map of Rockland Click on the image to download the parking map
There is a limited amount of all-day parking in Rockland. Please consult our map for areas that do not have time limits. Paid parking ($10/day, from 8:00 a.m.-closing) is available at the Boston Financial parking lot on Water Street right next to the show grounds. Proceeds benefit some fine local nonprofits. Thanks to Boston Financial for opening their lot to these groups.