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Weekend Guide 26-28

  Friday, August 26- TGIF! Start your weekend off right with an event that benefits high school Outing Clubs. Bow Ties and Bean Boots will be held at the Portland Company Complex. There will be craft beer from Baxter Brewing Co. and Rising Tide Brewing Company and live music from Dominic and The Lucid & Whiskey Grimace. You can also rock out at JAW GEMS 'heatwater' release party! Jaw Gems is a collective of young artists who … [Read More...]

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Music This Week – November 11th-18th

As the temperature in Portland begins to fall, the music scene starts to rise.  Join one of the many music venues in the Old Port, and warm your soul with some live music. … [Read More...]

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Maine Breweries Are Top Winners at Great American Beer Festival

Maine brewers did our state proud at the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) awards, which were handed out this past weekend in Boulder, Colorado, and is the largest commercial beer competition in the world. … [Read More...]

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The Portland Old Port Guide to St. Patrick’s Day

Every year on March 17th, St. Patrick’s Day is a day to celebrate the color green, four-leaf clovers, and drinking (the latter evidenced by 6 a.m. bar-openings). Here are all of the events happening in Portland this St. Patrick's Day! … [Read More...]

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Weekend Guide 26-28

 

Weekend Guide 26-28 (2)

Friday, August 26– TGIF! Start your weekend off right with an event that benefits high school Outing Clubs. Bow Ties and Bean Boots will be held at the Portland Company Complex. There will be craft beer from Baxter Brewing Co. and Rising Tide Brewing Company and live music from Dominic and The Lucid & Whiskey Grimace. You can also rock out at JAW GEMS ‘heatwater’ release party! Jaw Gems is a collective of young artists who provide bringing beat music. It will be held at Portland House of Music and Events and doors open at 8:30. [Read More…]

Taco Escobarr Quenches Happy Hour Thirst

Taco Escobarr Happy Hour

I have this undiagnosed “condition” where I find myself extremely parched around 5 o’clock on weekdays. Fortunately, (or perhaps unfortunately) my walk home from work parades past more than a few watering holes in Portland. On one particular Taco Tuesday, I decided to drink al fresco at Taco Escobarr with a $5 Happy Hour House Margarita in my hands. [Read More…]

Weekend Guide August 19-21

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Friday, August 19- Start your weekend off right with Summer Sessions at Port City Music Hall. Dead Sessions will be returning to Port City Music Hall. There will be a classic VT lineup bringing back Seth Yacavone & Tony Kniffin on guitars, Trevor Ainsorth & Kevin Shapiro on drums, Brian Laurie on keys.The event is 18 and over but all ages are welcome with the accompaniment of a parent. Another event, Zeme Libre will be performing from 6-8 PM in Congress Square Park. [Read More…]

Weekend Guide August 13-14

Weekend Guide

Saturday– There will be a wine and food walk from 2:45-5 PM at Wine Wise. You will be accompanied by Sommelier Erica Archer who will show you Portland’s vibrant restaurant scene while sipping on rose. You will taste paired foods from each of the four restaurants, learn great tips for pairing food and wine, and learning how to describe taste. This is an experience you don’t want to miss. Another event going on this Saturday will be a concert at Maine State Pier. Bush and Chevelle will be starting at 5 PM. Tickets start at only $23! [Read More…]