Celebrate Maine’s favorite crustacean at the first annual Maine Lobster Week, September 19-25. Look for lobster deals at more than 30 restaurants, diners, food trucks, and lobster shacks throughout the state.

Maine lobster. Photo Visit Maine.

Participants in Portland include Boone’s Fish House & Oyster Room, David’s, DiMillo’s on the Water, Eventide Oyster Co., and EVO Kitchen + Bar. There’s also Sea Glass at Inn by the Sea in Cape Elizabeth and Pine Point Grill in Scarborough, Nubb’s Lobster Shack in Cape Neddick; and The Boathouse Waterfront Restaurant in Kennebunkport. Also on deck are The Hartstone Inn in Camden, the Union River Lobster Pot in Ellsworth and branches of the Sebago Brewing Company in Gorham, Kennebunk, Portland, and Scarborough. Three-course prix fixe meals will range from $45 to $65 per person, and lobster rolls and other lobster dishes will be priced a la carte. Visit Maine Lobster Week for details.