Events & Announcements Archive

Announcements of Special Events & Holiday Celebrations from Academe and The Kennebunk Inn.

Cooking Class: Farmers’ Market Favorites – Stonewall Kitchens

Chefs Shanna & Brian O’Hea will be leading a cooking class at Stonewall Kitchen’s state of the art culinary instructional facility in York, Maine on Friday, August 25, 2017 from  11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. This hands-on cooking class will teach

Celebrate Negroni Week 2017 at The Kennebunk Inn

Sometime you need a good reason to have a cocktail.  Drink to a good cause! Negroni Week 2017 runs from June 5th to June 11th. A portion of the proceeds from every Negroni sold during the week will help to benefit Muttville Senior Dog Rescue. If you would like an outstanding Negroni recipe, may we […]

Negroni Week 2017 Recipe: Shanna’s Life-Saving Negroni

It’s Negroni Week 2017! Time to learn how to make The Kennebunk Inn’s “Shanna’s Life-Saving Negroni” It seems only a few short years ago that The Kennebunk Inn’s chef/owner Shanna O’Hea found her “go-to cocktail” – the Negroni.  Being a chef, Shanna focused her creative efforts on improving and perfecting the Negroni. The result: a […]

Join us for The Grand Tasting Party: 2017 Kennebunkport Festival

See you at the 2017 Grand Tasting Party at The Kennebunkport Festival! Chefs Shanna & Brian O’Hea, along with chefs from more than 25 of Maine’s top chefs will be be at the Kennebunkport Festival’s Grand Tasting on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from noon to 3:00 pm. Wines will be paired and presented with each […]

Kitchen Garden Dinner – Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens – June 7th

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens presents a Kitchen Garden Dinner with Chefs Shanna & Brian O’Hea of Academe at The Kennebunk Inn on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 6:00 PM.

Join Us for Mother’s Day Brunch: May 14, 2017

Treat mom to a fabulous all you can eat brunch at Academe at The Kennebunk Inn on Sunday, May 14, 2017.  We’ll be serving carved meats, omelets, salads, fruits, and a variety of desserts. Brunch starts at 10:00 AM and usually fills up quickly, so we highly recommend that you make a reservation by calling […]

Ocean Reef Food & Wine Festival Guest Chef Appearance

Chefs Brian &  Shanna O’Hea will be appearing at the Ocean Reef Club’s Food & Wine Festival in Key Largo, Florida. The event takes place from April 21 – 23, 2017. Shanna & Brian are participating in the Food & Wine Experience on Friday evening, where they will be preparing Lobster Corn Croquettes. On Saturday, […]

Chefs Shanna & Brian O’Hea at Sugar Land Food & Wine Affair

The chefs/owners of Academe and The Kennebunk Inn will be attending the 2017 Sugar Land Food & Wine Affair, April 6-9 in Sugar Land, Texas. The O’Heas will be participating the the Grand Tasting and the Sip & Stroll event.  For the Grand Tasting, Brian & Shanna will be preparing their famous Maine Lobster White […]