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    Maine Maple Weekend – Take Two

    Many sugar shacks are open for Maine Maple Weekend. Some are only open on Maine Maple Sunday. So as a local, we compared the two days. If you’re most concerned with getting some tasty maple products without any added attractions, Saturday is your day. However, not all sugar shacks are open on Saturday. Check before you go out. Saturday is the day to get in and get out without too much hassle or crowds. However if you want to do the pancake breakfasts, see the live music, chainsaw artists and other local fare added on actual Maine Maple SUNDAY then that’s the day to go. It’s very much an event!…

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    Maine Maple Sunday – Balsam Ridge, Raymond, Maine

    It’s the weekend of Maine Maple Sunday! So we ventured out early in the weekend on Saturday while we had company in town. It was fun! We went not too far down the road to Balsam Ridge, a Christmas tree farm with a heaping side of maple syrup! Shop local! Balsam Ridge began as a Christmas tree farm. The owners, Sharon and Dewey decided to add in maple syrup to promote the tree farm. However, I think it’s become quite the attraction on its own! When we pulled up today there were people taking pictures with their sign on the side of Egypt Rd. The owners were quite knowledgeable and…