The Weekend Guide May 26th-28th, 2017

Friday, May 26th– A nice long Memorial Day weekend is ahead of us. On Monday, May 29th, we remember those who have passed that fought with and for our country. Friday and Saturday in Portland is filled with music and a few smaller events but this is good, this is what we are all about, this is communion for us Portlanders. Big shows, little shows, beers and tradition with some time in between each to remember those who are gone. This is the place to be to stay positive and proud! [Read more…]

The Weekend Guide May 19th-21st, 2017

Friday, May 19th– This weekend is more than just a few days off, it’s filled with good cause! You will have plenty of chances to not only feel good this weekend but DO good. There is something for everyone to begin integrating themselves into being an active part of this city. We have animals, exercise, beers, acrobats, music, networking and fundraising. Portland to the core! [Read more…]

The Weekend Guide May 12th-14th, 2017

Friday, May 12th– Mix and Match this Friday, there’s a good night out for every one. Hop off of the work train this evening and head to a happy hour with your friends to get warm and toasty and then walk over to the event of your style! This is the trick to being able to leave your coats at home. [Read more…]

The Weekend Guide May 5th-7th, 2017

The Portland Lobster Company is now open!

Friday, May 5th- Portland is always in celebration on Fridays but today we have a reason to party because it’s Cinco De Mayo! We have many events to share with you with celebratory purpose just for the holiday so clear your schedule for the next few minutes and read on to see our Cinco De Mayo list. [Read more…]

The Weekend Guide April 28th-30th, 2017

Friday April 28th– The weather has been unpredictable. Monday my iPhone weather app told me it was going to rain for the next eight days, Tuesday there was predicted sunshine for Friday and Sunday but now it looks like we may just have some clouds over our heads.

Regardless of weather, we all know Portland is always prepared for a good time and Friday evening is filled with events made to give someone a good night out. Rising Tide Brewing Company is hosting it’s event Beer & Oysters from 4-7pm. Whether you are into beer, into oysters or just want to bring your friends somewhere you know that you can have a good time, show up here and meet some new people, they are always hosting events just for us! [Read more…]

The Weekend Guide April 21st-23rd, 2017

Friday April 21st- Before the night begins, 3pm Friday afternoon join the PM JAB with Chris and Javs at Salvage BBQ & Smokehouse for a pregame show they will be airing live. Salvage has killer fresh and fall off the bone foods. With their wicked friendly staff and a picnic styled table to hold the greatest of families your Friday evening just can’t start off wrong. The hushpuppies are told to be phenomenal and if you don’t know what those are, you should go over and find out! They serve local beer and have our local support! The show ends at 6pm but you can stick around to listen to some music while watching the Sox. [Read more…]

The Weekend Guide April 14th-16th 2017

Friday April 14th-Last week we shared Hot Suppa’s dollar oyster happy hour with you but for this Friday here is a fun fact, from 4-7pm tucked right to the left of Oasis on Wharf street at Bar Of Chocolate better known as “The Chocolate Bar” you can stop in before your Friday night venture for their happy hour where there are $4 cocktails, $7 martinis, and $9 absinthe. If you do find yourself there having one of their sweet chocolate martinis you might as well go all the way and order a dessert because they truly are delicious. Don’t go straight home and go to bed though, Portland will be awake all night. [Read more…]

The Weekend Guide April 7th-9th 2017

Friday April 7th– is the second weekend in spring, but it may be the first weekend it feels like it and it’s definitely the First Friday of April. So here’s a list to prove it with some of the “First Friday” events setting the tone for some of the good weather to come by Sunday in Portland: [Read more…]

The Weekend Guide March 31st-April 2nd 2017

Friday March 31stAccording to scientists raw oysters really are aphrodisiacs (and now is the time to eat them). This means good news for Mainers and Portland Old Porters alike. Kick off the start of spring with O’ Oysters for fresh and delicious hand-shucked oysters and cold, hand-crafted beer. Rising Tide Brewing Co. will be hosting the event from 4-7p.m. at their 103 Fox Street location. Spring is the time of year the shellfish have their greatest aphrodisiac quality. Grab your lover, friend, or significant other and head to Rising Tide for Beer & Oysters! [Read more…]

Weekend Guide March 24th-26th 2017

Friday, March 24th– This Friday, March 24, 2017, at H.O.M.E – Portland House of Music and Events the annual Stache Pag is back! Part talent show, part costume contest, part facial hair competition, it’s the 2017 Stache Pag. Grab your tickets and come join the fun as mustachioed men (and facial hair-clad women!) perform for your adulation while competing for the title of the 10th Annual Mr. Stache Pag. The competition will begin at 9:00 pm Sharp. Contestants will strut their stuff on the catwalk while the host announces his name and a few observations. Each mustachio gets five seconds and some funky music to work with. After the first round, competitors will enter into the talent portion of the show. Awards and the “Mr. Stache Pag- Best in Show,” will directly follow. [Read more…]