Events & Announcements Archive

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

Treat Mom to Brunch on Mother’s Day – May 13, 2018

Treat your mother to our all you can eat brunch at Academe at The Kennebunk Inn on Sunday, May 13th, 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 […]

Academe Chefs at the 15th Anniversary Sugar Land Food & Wine Affair in Texas

15th Anniversary of the Sugar Land Food & Wine Affair 2018 marks Brian & Shanna O’Hea’s 12th appearance at the Houston area’s most prestigious celebration of food & wine. The Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair was founded in 2003 by the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce. The festival’s goal is to create a cultural […]

Paint The Town Red Dinner – Saturday, February 10, 2018

Celebrate the Kennebunks with a Date Skate followed by a romantic dinner at Academe at The Kennebunk Inn. Date Skate 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM at the Waterhouse Center, Kennebunk (located directly next to the Inn.)  Come ice skate with your sweetheart to the love songs of a live DJ. Free and open to the […]

Celebrating 15 Years!

The Kennebunk Inn and Academe are celebrating our 15th anniversary!  Thanks to all our friends and neighbors who have made serving the Kennebunks such a pleasure for the last decade and a half. 15 Year Anniversary Kennebunk Inn Fun Facts 15 – Kennebunk Inn Staff Members 14 –  Accepted Hour Work Day in Hospitality Industry […]

Join us at The Kennebunk Inn for New Year’s Eve Dinner – 12/31/2017

Celebration at Academe means bringing together friends, old and new, with innovative cuisine and libations. Our New Year’s Eve design, this year, draws from the past of familiar flavors with our modern interpretation. Our loyal clientele has come to love our authentically simple take on comfort foods from around the globe. In addition to our […]

2017 Epcot Food & Wine Festival Guest Chefs – Shanna & Brian O’Hea

The chefs/owners of Academe and The Kennebunk Inn, Brian & Shanna O’Hea, will be returning Walt Disney World’s Epcot Food & Wine Festival in November 2017. Epcot’s annual Food & Wine Festival is one of the premier culinary festivals in America. The 2017 celebration runs from August 31st to November 13thm 2017.  The festival features […]

Spirit Dinner with Vicki Monroe, – Sat. November 4, 2017

The Kennebunk Inn Presents: A Spirit Dinner with Vicki Monroe –  Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 6:30 PM. The event includes a three course dinner, gratuity, and ticket to the event. Special Event Menu: First Course – Choice of: Kennebunk Inn Salad Field greens with dried cranberries, roasted pistachios, goat cheese and cider vinaigrette ~  […]

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