According to WalletHub, Maine is the 11th most fun state in the U.S.! When it comes to fun on a scale of 1= most fun and 25= average, here's where we ranked per capita.

  • 1st-  Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
  • 2nd- Restaurants per capita
  • 4th- Performing Arts Theater
  • 5th- Golf Courses
  • 7th- Amusement Parks
  • 8th- Movie Theaters
  • 16th- Access to National Parks
  • 21st- Fitness Centers

These are some of the reasons that tourism is Maine's number one industry!

Here is a video of one of my favorite places to visit in the summer. I started taking the shuttle bus to O.O.B. when I was in 8th grade, worked there in high school and enjoyed swimming and playing in the sun by the lifeguard station in front of The Brunswick. I bring my family now so that they know the joy of Pier Fries and Lisa's Pizza Fried Dough. We love Palace Playland after dark!

The top 15 most fun states in the country are:

  1. Nevada
  2. South Dakota
  3. Colorado
  4. North Dakota
  5. New York
  6. Wyoming
  7. Oregon
  8. Louisiana
  9. Montana
  10. Hawaii
  11. Maine
  12. Minnesota
  13. Florida
  14. Vermont
  15. California

Which state do you think is the most fun? Comment on our Fan Page. I haven't been to Hawaii yet, so Maine remains my #1!