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Awards & News

Here’s a little bit more about us in the media and with all types of writers who’ve joined us on tour.






  • Dating Advice includes Maine Foodie Tours as a dynamic date activity.
  • Wiki names Maine Foodie Tours one of their 6 unforgettable tours.



  • Portland Press Herald interviews Pamela Laskey, Owner of Maine Foodie Tours, about the recent study revealing Maine as the top state for woman owned businesses.
  • Changing Lanes, thank you for featuring us in your video program as you travel across the USA.
  • New England Magazine includes Maine Foodie Tours in their list of top 7 things to do in Camden, Maine.
  • Proud sponsors of the 2018 Taste of Local Flavor at the Boothbay Harbor Festival.
  • NECN joins Maine Foodie Tours on tour to announce Bon Appetit’s selection of Portland Maine as the 2018 City of the Year!
  • A special thank you to Travel + Leisure for selecting Maine Foodie Tours to show you some highlights of the Portland food scene.
  • Credit Donkey – Credit Donkey included Maine Foodie Tours as one of the  “Best Food Tours 2018: Top Places Worth Traveling For”

Winners of the 2018 Maine Governor’s Conference on Tourism Awards were announced during the annual conference held this year in Portland, Maine, on April 4, 2018.

The Governor’s Conference on Tourism Awards recognize individuals, businesses and organizations that have distinguished themselves through their work and contributions to the growth of tourism in Maine. A total of 5 awards were announced for 2018.

The 2018 Award for Innovation & Creativity was presented to Pamela J. Laskey of Maine Foodie Tours

”With Maine Foodie Tours, Pamela Laskey has created an exceptional visitor experience that promotes Maine’s culinary scene to a niche travel audience, and helps to strengthen an industry sector that is one of Maine primary tourism pillars,” said Steve Lyons, director of the Maine Office of Tourism.



  • Maine Biz names Maine Foodie Tours one of the Fastest Growing Companies in Maine, December, 2016
  • MFT owner Pam Laskey joins the Rockland Lobsterpalooza as a judge of the Lobster Mac N Cheese Contest for a 2nd year!
  • Here’s Trip Advisors Top Trending Spots to Book in 2017, including Portland Maine, with recommendations to take a Maine Foodie Tour and stay a night at the Portland Harbor Hotel
  • MFT announces our 12 Months of Giving Campaign in support of amazing organizations and charities across the State of Maine
  • Owner, Pamela Laskey is featured in February edition of Maine Biz


  • The New York Times recommends when in maine, you take a foodie tour 
  • CNN “City Sights” airing at 50+of the largest domestic airports. The program showcases some of the must-have Portland experiences
  • PenBay Pilot announces Maine Foodie Tours expansion to the Midcoast 
  • WABI news offers insight into the newest way to tour Rockland 
  • Here are the “Best Food Tours Worth Traveling For” according to Flip Key
  • Robert Witkowski, Creative and Media Director for the Portland CVB launches his first book “100 Things to Do in Portland, Maine Before You Die” – Thanks for the recommend Bob!
  • “Road Trippin” on Channel 13, WGBH, covers our newest tours during their innaugural season in Rockland
  • Bucket List Journey‘s recommended list of Things To Do in Kennebunkport
  • Owner Pam Laskey receives a SCORE Success Award
  • All about Travel” features our Kennebunkport culinary tours
  • The 50 States Series: Best Food Tours Worth Traveling For via Flip Key
  • The Kennebunks The Anchor for shares how to get your Food/Wine Walk On


  • Give Adventures, Not Junk, says Maine Today, and a Maine Foodie Tours gift certificate lets you do just that
  • Free Press Online joins us in Rockland for our inaugural foodie tour
  • Attendees of the Juice Conference are given the chance to be the first to try out the Rockland Maine Foodie Tours expected to open in the summer of 2015
  • A reporter from Travel & Leisure takes advantage of the Taste of Maine package offered in collaboration with our friends at Inn by the Sea