The Weekend Guide: May 11th – 13th, 2018 | Portland Old Port

The Weekend Guide for May 11th – 13th, 2018

You might be busy thinking about all the plans you’re making this weekend, but don’t forget– It’s all about the Mamas!


A music filled Friday begins with Moosetones at Maine Craft Distilling! Have a little hoedown with them as they play the music and you drink the drinks, beginning at 6 pm!

Put some fit in your Friday with Friday Night Pilates, hosted by the Pilates Center of Maine. Whether you run, hike, bike, ski, walk, surf, skate, or breathe, Pilates makes it better! Join them for an all-levels class at 6 pm!

Portland’s “don’t stop, get it, get it” salsacore band, el malo will bring music to your ears at Blue starting at 10 pm!

Join eighteen twenty wines for another 1% for the Planet event! They’re welcoming Friends of Katahdin Woods and Waters into the tasting room to mix and mingle and learn more about the important work they are doing. All tips from the night and 10% of sales will be donated to Friends of Katahdin Woods and Waters, beginning at 4 pm!


Join Fork Food Lab for a Full Member Market! Come see all the amazing food being made in the kitchen. Meet the people making it, learn more about their businesses, and buy some goodies to take home! Starting at 10 am!

The Great Portland Type-Out begins at noon! BYO-Typewriter and enjoy a complimentary, outdoor event on Federal Street, hosted by The Press Hotel with special guests Tom Furrier of the Cambridge Typewriter Co. and Maine Beer Company!

Sip, nibble, and do a little shopping at SKORDO as you experience the flavors of edible flowers, learn to use them at home, and add a punch to your beverage with infused sugar rims. Enjoy free bites and drinks featuring delicious edible flowers and infused sugars (and 15% off all purchases!)

Kick your evening up a notch with Stealing North as they delight the Thirsty Pig with your favorite hits from the 90s and a smattering from other decades, beginning at 7 pm!


Head slightly outside of the Old Port to enjoy a delicious Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet in honor of Mom at The Maine Table starting at 11:30 am!

Also beginning at 11:30 am is a benefit to honor the Maine State Breastfeeding Coalition at the Flatbread Company! Proceeds from lunch AND dinner on Mom’s special day will be donated to the MSBC, so be sure to eat a lot!

Join Plant Office in creating some awesome terrariums on the patio at Bunker Brewing Co for a Terrarium Workshop in the sun! Dogs and kids are more than welcome, as are your favorite tiny gardening accessories.