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The Weekend Guide: April 17th-19th

Friday, April 17 Learn about booze the classy way at the Maine Historical Society with “Spirited Ephemera: Cocktail and Liquor History Through Paper.” Don Lindgren, owner of Rabelais - Fine Books on Food & Drink in Biddeford, will give a slideshow presentation about the history of alcohol production, distribution, marketing, sales, and culture as revealed through books and printed ephemera, including tavern licenses, label designs, trade … [Read More...]

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MAPS: The Coziest Little Bar in the Old Port

If you aren’t paying attention, it's very easy to miss MAPS. Tucked away in a basement at 64 Market Street, MAPS exudes a bit of a speakeasy vibe. If it weren’t for the sandwich board on the sidewalk out front, you could easily walk right by, which would mean missing out on one of the coziest, most intimate bars in the Old Port. … [Read More...]

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The Weekend Guide: April 17th-19th

Friday, April 17 Learn about booze the classy way at the Maine Historical Society with “Spirited Ephemera: Cocktail and Liquor History Through Paper.” Don Lindgren, owner of Rabelais - Fine Books on Food & Drink in Biddeford, will give a slideshow presentation about the history of alcohol production, distribution, marketing, sales, and culture as revealed through books and printed ephemera, including tavern licenses, label designs, trade … [Read More...]

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Welcome #PortlandBeerScout

Hello Portland, Maine, We are profoundly lucky to have good beer on tap in this city. There are so many places within walking distance from each other that can provide a great ex-beer-ience. I'm here to be your scout for these craft beers around the Old Port area. Follow the hashtag #PortlandBeerScout on Facebook and Twitter for an up-to-date scouting. Also, use the hashtag yourself if you see awesome beer around the Portland Old Port. … [Read More...]

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Hello Portland, Maine,

We are profoundly lucky to have good beer on tap in this city. There are so many places within walking distance from each other that can provide a great ex-beer-ience. I’m here to be your scout for these craft beers around the Old Port area. Follow the hashtag #PortlandBeerScout on Facebook and Twitter for an up-to-date scouting. Also, use the hashtag yourself if you see awesome beer around the Portland Old Port. [Read More…]

The Weekend Guide: April 17th-19th

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Friday, April 17
Learn about booze the classy way at the Maine Historical Society with “Spirited Ephemera: Cocktail and Liquor History Through Paper.” Don Lindgren, owner of Rabelais – Fine Books on Food & Drink in Biddeford, will give a slideshow presentation about the history of alcohol production, distribution, marketing, sales, and culture as revealed through books and printed ephemera, including tavern licenses, label designs, trade catalogs, trademark litigation, and cocktail recipe books. The program includes “Happy Hour” beverages and snacks. The cost is $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Buy your ticket on Eventbrite.
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Thursday, April 9
Thursday is really the gateway day to the weekend, so if you’re feeling like getting the party started early (and trying to find a way with coping with the fact we are GETTING SNOW ON APRIL 9TH), head down to Three Dollar Dewey’s for Shipyard’s Summer Ale Release Party. You can literally drink in the irony from 5-8 p.m. with $3 pints and a chance to snag some Shipyard prizes and giveaway items. [Read More…]

MAPS: The Coziest Little Bar in the Old Port

MAPS Exterior 500

If you aren’t paying attention, it’s very easy to miss MAPS. Tucked away in a basement at 64 Market Street, MAPS exudes a bit of a speakeasy vibe. If it weren’t for the sandwich board on the sidewalk out front, you could easily walk right by, which would mean missing out on one of the coziest, most intimate bars in the Old Port. [Read More…]

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