Articles by JimMCWC

Business Equipment Sale at Maine Coast Welcome Center 9am-4pm 10-18&19

Business Equipment Sale at Maine Coast Welcome Center Belfast

By JimMCWC on Oct. 14, 2013, at 9:53 a.m.
As the Maine Coast Welcome Center team transitions to Smart DataMap Services, the equipment used for the cafe and welcome center are no longer needed. Come on by to check out equipment for your business! We have:Center Items: Rack Card/Brochure Racks, ATM, Child Tender, Time Clock, Cash Registers, Racks, TV/Monitors, …

Maine Coast Event Planning Calendar-Map

By JimMCWC on June 03, 2013, at 5:48 a.m.
The Maine Coast Welcome Center on Rte 1 in Belfast assists thousands of summer guests to Maine in finding Places to Stay, Places to Eat, and Things to Do along the Maine Coast from Eastport to Freeport. That’s quite a region to know. One of the tools they use is …
Acadia National Park Winter & Spring

Acadia National Park is Open Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer

By JimMCWC on March 25, 2013, at 4:56 p.m.
With news of park funding shortages, some are concerned about access to Acadia. We like to point out that Acadia National Park is OPEN in the Winter, at a reduced level. We’ve always used the Winter Map, so this year we’ve relabeled it the SPRING & Winter Map to show …
DataMapping Seminar

DataMapping seminar at Harborview Grill in Bucksport

By JimMCWC on Jan. 21, 2013, at 12:58 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Location: Harborview Grille, 96 Main Street, Bucksport, ME For more information: Leslie Seifert Wombacher; 207-469-6818; BUCKSPORT, Maine — A Success Express Seminar  “From Phone Books to Smartphones: How Customers Find Your Business,” sponsored by Bucksport Chamber of Commerce, 7:30-8:30am, Thursday, …
Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railway offers excursions.

Belfast & Moosehead Lake Railway’s Railroad Excursions

By JimMCWC on June 09, 2012, at 7:12 a.m.
The Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railway offers weekend and holiday round trip excursions starting May 26 through Mid October, 2012. Trains depart (round trip) from Upper Bridge Station in Belfast, Maine. Trains depart at 11 am and 2 pm on trips lasting about 1 hour. Please see our schedule for …
My customer's maps are on their phones.

My Phone Is My Map

By JimMCWC on May 23, 2012, at 6:09 a.m.
The owner of BJ’s Automotive Diagnostic Center, Inc. in Belfast had a feeling that Smartphones would affect his business. After attending a seminar on DataMapping by the Maine Coast Welcome Center, Joel Knight signed up to get “DataMapped” the process of putting his business on the GPS maps. His business …
Maine New Year's Events in Mapquest

New Year’s Eve In Maine: A MapQuest Guide

By JimMCWC on Dec. 08, 2011, at 6:05 a.m.
STATEWIDE — Ever since we saw the Maine Coast Welcome Center on our smartphone, we knew the way guests see Maine is changing. Mapquest has just helped that change. Maine is featured in “New Year’s Eve In Maine: A MapQuest Guide.” “As part of NewYearsQuest — a MapQuest guide to …
Walgreens Belfast and the Maine Coast Welcome Center offer free flu shots.

FLU Free Hospitality on the Maine coast.

By JimMCWC on Dec. 05, 2011, at 2 p.m.
Hospitality partners Walgreens Belfast and the Maine Coast Welcome Center have teamed up to offer Free FLU Shots to hospitality workers. Mike Laterreur of Walgreens in Belfast contacted the Maine Coast Welcome Center to get the word out on a generous offer from Walgreens for this winter’s FLU season. Walgreens …

Cheese Rolling at the Maine Celtic Celebration

By JimMCWC on July 18, 2010, at 6:45 a.m.
Going for it! These participants held nothing back in the race for the cheese. Amazing no bones were broken. Festivities continue today. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →