Its that time of the week again, the weekend! Were here to guide you though each day. From live music to foodie events, this weekend is going to be one to remember!
Friday, September 3rd
Buxton Pizza first pop-up in Portland | Battery Steele Brewery
Buxtons Pizza will be making their debut in Maine this friday. Serving up specialty pizzas like their Georgia pig and Carbonara, and the classic pepperoni, as well as hot wings!
East End Vend | 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Produced by the Maine Crafts Association, East End Vend is Portland’s open-air market featuring artists, farmers, and foodies.
First Friday Art Walk | Congress Street | 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
First Friday Art Walk has blossomed into a monthly arts and cultural event that takes place on the first Friday of every month. The art walk is a free self-guided tour of art galleries, art studios, museums, and alternative art venues.
State Theatre Concert Series | Thompsons Point | 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Featuring: St.Vincent, on tour promoting her brand new album “Daddys Home”, the sixth album from Annie Clark a/k/a St. Vincent, is the latest facet of an ever-evolving artist regarded by many as the most consistently innovative & intriguing presence in modern music.
Saturday, September 4th
Alternative/Funk rock band, Rigometrics are an electric group of musicians who have made their mark on the Portland music scene. Performing at Amigos, A favorite hangout for locals for 45+ years! They serve Mexican inspired cuisine, local craft beer, and hand squeezed Margaritas… come check out the new front deck!
Portland native Grayson O’Connor uses his love for funk, disco, and classic house music to keep your body grooving. From 1993 til today, getting his start in the Boston area rave and club scene and now one of Portland’s AV Club. You’ll hear house of all styles from latin, to breaks, disco, tribal, and beyond. It ain’t nothing if it ain’t fun!
The Clam Bar | Noon
Join the folks of Portland’s newest seafood restaurant, The Clam Bar and Beer Garden is Portland Maine’s best summertime outdoor bar and food happening. 14 local drafts, Rum & Tequila bar, classic & new Maine eats.
Maine Sneaker Convention | Portland Gateway Community Services Venue | 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The Maine Sneaker Convention is an event for casual fans of urban culture. At the Maine Sneaker Conventions, vendors and general admission will showcase sneakers, apparel , vintage apparel, sports cards, collectables, and pokémon cards.
Sunday, September 5th
Reggae Fest | Peaks Island | 11:30 PM – 5:00 PM
The final Reggae Fest of the year! Come check out live music, signature drinks, delicious food and that good time island vibe. Dancing and singing is highly encouraged.
Join fellow soccer fans to watch the game, cheer on Team USA, and learn more about how supporters are joining the movement to bring pro soccer to Portland!
Maine Street USA | Congress Square Park | 7:00 PM
Born out of a desire to to foster community and creative collaboration, Maine Street USA put out a call this past winter for local documentaries and was met with enthusiasm and energy from storytellers across the state.
Game Night: Fore Play Sports Pub | 7:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Every Sunday night from 7 PM – 1 AM it’s Game Night at Foreplay Sports Pub. With board/card games plus all the Foreplay classics like pool, darts, bubble hockey, foosball, buck hunter, etc. What’s not to love?