Enjoy spring in Franklin County, Maine...hiking, kayaking, photographing the scenery or shopping downtown!
Franklin County, Maine is a unique blend of sophisticated culture and laid-back charm amidst natural beauty. Have you ever wanted to stroll down a vibrant downtown area while visiting local galleries, unique shops and eateries and within the same mile be able to walk down beautiful trails within miles of tranquil forest? How about hike a glacial rock formation and ride a train on a track that's more than a hundred years old, all within the same day? With our many pristine lakes and breathtaking mountains, it's not hard to explore or discover your favorite outdoor experience.
While you are in Franklin County take time to:
- Eat at one of the many restaurants.
- Shop in the unique local shops.
- Enjoy one of the many festivals, concerts or events.
- Explore the area's history in a local museum or historical society.
- Extend your stay by spending a night.
A new event this summer with the area's many artisans, businesses, and musicians!
Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 10am - 6pm
Farmington Fairgrounds, Farmington, Maine
Greater Franklin Development CouncilLearn More
Greater Franklin Development Corporation (GFDC) is a nonprofit organization created in 1998 to promote, encourage and assist in the location and relocation of business within the Greater Franklin area. It is our mission to provide excellent customer focused economic development services to grow, retain and attract businesses, and to promote entrepreneurism in order to diversify and strengthen the economy of the greater Franklin County area. We actively market the greater Franklin County area as the place to be for business. We work to create new partnerships to attract, educate and retain workforce talent, and to improve quality of life for county residents.