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  • Thursday April 19 2018
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    Paintings in Oil: A Group Exhibition of Visual Art @ Richard Boyd Art Gallery

    (Portland, ME) Join us Monday, April 2 at Richard Boyd Art Gallery for the opening of an annual exhibition of original paintings created en plein air and in studio settings with a reception to follow on the 7th. The exhibit is comprised of a selection of works from a variety of genres by artists’ Patricia […] View event

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    The 9th Biennial Portland Show at Greenhut Galleries @ Greenhut Galleries

    Please join us from April 5 – 28, 2018 for the 9th Biennial Portland Show at Greenhut Galleries. We have asked 51 Maine artists to interpret “Portland”. Each unique vision of Portland makes for an interesting, exciting, dynamic, sometimes humorous and diverse exhibition. Greenhut is dedicated to showing the finest art made by Maine’s best […] View event

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    Portland Old Port Culinary Walking Tour @ Old Port

    Eat and drink like a local with us on a Maine Foodie Tour! The culinary culture of a town is so much more than just sit-down dining experiences. It’s the bakers, brewers, candy makers and other artisan food and beverage locales where creativity and taste meet. On our popular Culinary Walking Tour you’ll sample a […] View event

  • Friday April 20 2018
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    The gravity sessions @ The Apohadion

    Les Sorciers Perdus present… the gravity sessions 6th installment in a new monthly series Saturday, April 20TH 8PM @ The Apohadion Portland, Maine “the gravity sessions” at Apohadion Theater on April 20th PORTLAND – On Friday, April 20th at 8pm the gravity sessions will be presented at the Apohadion Theater. This innovative monthly series provides a consistent venue for free […] View event

  • Saturday April 21 2018
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    Wine & Food Walk in Portland, Maine @ Piccolo

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced, for a guided viticultural tasting and walking tour of Portland’s vibrant restaurant scene as you explore some incredible examples of high-quality wines from renown regions of the World paired with delicious foods from each location. You’re in for an incredible wine education experience. You’ll walk away with knowing […] View event

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    Adult intermediate ballet class @ Bright Star World Dance

    This ballet class is geared to experienced dancers who are looking to keep up their technique in a stress-free environment. Students should come prepared for a challenging barre and center, but also feel free to modify combinations to their needs. Plies, tendus, and laughs guaranteed! Rebecca Bass holds a degree in Dance and Economics from […] View event

  • Sunday April 22 2018

    Earth Day with Melissa Boyd – connect with loved ones in spirit @ Univeristy of Southern Maine Talbot Lecture Hall (Located in Luther Bonney Hall)

    Are you ready to connect with the other side? Join Melissa Boyd, well respected Psychic Medium from Maine, on Earth Day, April 22 at the University of Southern Maine for 9:30-noon (Talbot Hall). All you need to do is bring a plant or flower and Melissa with use these to connect with your loved ones […] View event

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    Portland 10 Miler @ Edward Payson Park

    Registration for The Inaugural Portland 10 Miler is now open! This running road race in Portland, Maine features 10 coastal road and bike path-miles around Back Cove and the Eastern Promenade. The race starts at 10:00 AM. A portion of each registration fee will be donated directly to our non-profit partner Spurwink who provides behavioral […] View event

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    Gin & the cocktail walk in Portland @ The Danforth

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced, for a guided tasting and walking tour of Portland’s vibrant restaurant scene as you explore some delicious and unique examples of Gin and Gin-based cocktails. At four different locations we’ll sample a Gin, discuss their uniqueness, similarities, production processes, and regional influences through tasting and discussions that will […] View event

  • Wednesday April 25 2018
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    Portland Comedy Showcase @ Bull Feeney's

    Mid-week comic relief featuring hilarious stand-ups and our famous “One Minute Challenge” audience open mic. Portland’s best bet on a Wednesday! View event

  • Saturday April 28 2018
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    Book Talk with Monica Wood @ The Language Exchange

    We are delighted to be hosting this Book Talk with Monica Wood. Monica is no stranger to most of you and certainly not to us at The Language Exchange where she once attended French classes and all-day programs. Given her busy schedule as a full-time writer, we are honored to be able to host her […] View event

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    7:30pm Music

    David Mallett (and Band) @ First Congregational Church UCC, South Portland

    Meeting House Concerts presents its second David Mallett performance. He is one of Maine’s most revered musicians and has been writing songs and performing for over four decades. He has recorded 17 albums and has appeared on numerous broadcasts. The struggle of the common man and the loss of American towns and landscapes are the […] View event

  • Sunday April 29 2018
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    New Horizons concert band for beginner & novice adults @ Saint Ansgar Church Fellowship Hall

    The New Horizons Adult Concert Band of Greater Portland provides an entry point to instrumental music making for adults with no musical experience at all or who have been inactive for a long period and want a fun and supportive place to start over again. We pride ourselves in being inclusive rather than exclusive. We […] View event

  • Saturday May 05 2018
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    Business & Spirituality Workshop @ Talbot Lecture Hall, Luther Bonney Hall, Portland Campus, USM

    Registration is now open for the day-long Business & Spirituality workshop to be held Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 9:30 am – 4:30 pm presented by ChIME and hosted by the University of Southern Maine. All scheduled speakers will explore how to bring more integrity, balance, and heart to where we spend much of our […] View event

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    Cinco de Derby @ Val Halla Golf Course

    Rachel’s on The Green at the Val Halla golf course in Cumberland Maine is hosting Riding To The Top’s Kentucky Derby Party and this year it falls on Cinco de Mayo! Proceeds will benefit the programs at Riding To The Top Therapeutic Riding Center. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at the door or […] View event

  • Thursday May 10 2018
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    Claire Messud In Conversation with Richard Russo @ Hannaford Hall, USM Abromson Center, Portland Campus

    New York Times best-selling novelist, Claire Messud, joins Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Richard Russo, for a lively conversation about books, writing, and “all things literary”. Messud is the award-winning author of The Emperor’s Children, The Woman Upstairs, and The Burning Girl. The LA Times calls her “an absolute master storyteller.” Russo is the author of more […] View event

  • Friday May 18 2018
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    Travel Talk: Isolation and Persecution – A Month-long Pilgrimage in France with Peter Monro @ The Language Exchange

    Walking the “Camino” has multiple facets and takes place in many countries outside of its traditional Spain traverse. To introduce us to one of its many ancient routes, Peter Monro, a former photo-journalist, will present his October 2017 trek from Switzerland to Le Puy-en-Velay (France) sharing images, stories, and quotes from Robert Louis Sevenson, who […] View event

  • Sunday May 20 2018
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    Open House to Celebrate RTT’s 25 years of service @ Riding to the Top Therapeutic Riding Center

    This year marks Riding To The Top Therapeutic Riding Center’s 25th year of service to the community. On May 20th RTT invites the public from 12:30- 4pm to an open house and celebration at their farm at 14 Lilac Drive, Windham, Maine (only 10 minutes from Portland off route 302). RTT has planned a full […] View event

  • Sunday May 27 2018
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    Wine & Oysters Walk in Portland, Maine @ Old Port Sea Grill

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced, for a guided wine and Maine oysters tasting and walking tour of Portland’s vibrant food scene as you explore some incredible examples of different Maine oysters paired with wines at four great establishments. In addition to the tastings, you’re in for an incredible wine education experience. You’ll walk […] View event

  • Sunday June 03 2018
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    The Renovators

    The Renovators, Portlands own original, rockin’, rhythm and blues, soul, country, funk band, play a live concert @ Blue. View event

  • Monday June 11 2018
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    Summer Sing, Vivaldi Gloria and Faure Requiem @ Memorial Hall at Woodfords Church

    Join ChoralArt as we sing through Vivaldi Gloria and Faure Requiem. This fun evening of community singing includes time to chat with other choral singers, refreshments, and a chance to win ChoralArt holiday concert tickets. Scores will be provided, or you may bring your own. Admission is $5 at the door; no charge for students. All proceeds of event […] View event

  • Friday June 15 2018
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    Sunset wine sail in Portland @ Maine State Pier

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced for a gorgeous scenic wine sail on board the 74-foot sailboat Frances, built by her Captains and crew on Portland’s waterfront. You’ll explore some incredibly delicious wines from renown and up and coming regions of the world that you’ll love to have in your repertoire. You’re in for […] View event

  • Sunday June 17 2018
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    Bourbon & cocktail walk in Portland @ Bramhall

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced, for a guided tasting and walking tour of Portland as you explore some delicious examples of Bourbon, and Bourbon-based cocktails. At four different locations we’ll sample a Bourbon, discuss their uniqueness, similarities, production processes, and regional influences through tasting and discussions that will build your knowledge of Bourbon. […] View event

  • Friday June 22 2018
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    Italian wine & food sail, Portland w/Chef Paola Laboa @ Maine State Pier

    Join Sommelier Erica Archer and Chef Paolo Laboa for a gorgeous scenic wine sail on board the 74-foot sailboat, The Frances, built by her Captains and crew on Portland’s waterfront as you explore five incredibly delicious Italian wines that you’ll love to have in your repertoire … each paired with tastes of delicious crudos, cured […] View event

  • Sunday June 24 2018
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    Sunset sail in Portland, Delicious wines & fresh Maine oysters @ Maine State Pier

    Join with Sommelier Erica Archer, CWP, WSET Advanced for a gorgeous scenic wine sail on board the 74-foot sailboat, Frances, built by her Captains and crew on Portland’s waterfront as you explore delicious white wines from around the world that you’ll love to have in your repertoire. And we’ll pair them with fresh Maine oysters […] View event

  • Wednesday August 01 2018
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    John Stirratt and the Maine Youth Rock Orchestra to Benefit the Waldo Theatre @ Tops'l Farm

    Join us for an amazing evening at Tops’l Farm’s beautiful new timber frame barn, with food, drink, and music–all to benefit the restoration of the historic Waldo Theatre in downtown Waldoboro. John Stirratt of Wilco and The Autumn Defense will be performing with members of the Maine Youth Rock Orchestra. Also featured throughout the evening, […] View event

  • Saturday August 18 2018
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    5th Annual Craft Brew Races @ Edward Payson Park

    National beer and running event series, the Craft Brew Races, will return to Portland on July 1st, 2017 for the fifth consecutive year. A portion of the proceeds from the Portland Craft Brew Race will be donated to the Maine Brewer’s Guild. The event consists of a noon 5K run, or walk, around beautiful Back […] View event