Events

Memorial Day Parade - Portland

Begins at 10:30 a.m. Route is along Congress Street from Longfellow Square (at State Street) to Monument Square, where parade ends with a memorial ceremony.
 

June First Friday Art & Music @ St. Lawrence Arts Center

June First Friday Art & Music @ St. Lawrence Arts Center

First Friday, June 3rd at St. Lawrence Arts Center:

 Unveiling of June Art Show “Off Season, Off Shore” A Documentary Art Installation 5-7pm

Zing Sings! Annual Spring Concert 7:30pm-9pm $15/$10 Students and Seniors

 For more information: www.stlawrencearts.org

Join us as we celebrate First Friday on June 3rd! From 5-7pm we will open our doors to our newest art installation- "Off Season, Off Shore": A Documentary Art Installation.  Local documentary photographer Lesley MacVane teams up with author Roger Berle to bring you a project that tells the stories of the hardy locals of Cliff Island Maine- Primarily those upholding the islands Lobster industry, the men and women who work extremely hard through all seasons and in all economies to hold up the islands rich yet challenging heritage.

Gorham is celebrating the 275th anniversary of it's founding through-out the Memorial Day weekend

Gorham is celebrating the 275th anniversary of it's founding through-out the Memorial Day weekend

Gorham is proud to be celebrating the 275th anniversary of it's founding.  The entire weekend will be full of fun, rides, and history tours to take us back to our roots.  The events will take place at the Narragansett school on Main St. Memorial Day weekend, May 27- 30. 

The amusement rides open at 4:00 pm Friday evening along witth music by Fiddle Jam and the Don Roy Trio.  The founders festival officially kicks off at 9:00 am Saturday with an opening ceremony were a descendent of Gorham's first settler, John Phinney will be recognized as the festival's honoree.  Capt.

5TH ANNUAL BARK IN THE PARK

The Planet Dog Foundation Teams Up With the Portland Police Department To Support the K-9 Unit

What:  Dogs and their families are invited to enjoy an evening of baseball while raising valuable funds to support the Canine Unit of the Portland Police Department.

Bark in the Park ticket holders sit in the 3rd base bleacher section with all access to the "birthday section" behind the bleachers.  There will be dogs up for adoption, a grassy relief area, wading pool, canine watering station, dog treats and games for pups and their families.  Dog valets will also be on hand to care for pets so people can visit the concessions.  

When:  Thursday, July 28, 2011 vs.

ORLEANS TRIO - This Thursday, MAY 26th at THE LANDING AT PINE POINT - KATRIN opens!

ORLEANS TRIO - This Thursday, MAY 26th at THE LANDING AT PINE POINT - KATRIN opens!

Best known for “Dance With Me” and “Still the One,” Orleans has more than earned its place in American pop culture history, and continues to sound better than ever. The Orleans Trio, with original members Lance and Larry (lead voice on ALL the hits) Hoppen, plus Dennis "Fly" Amero is an intimate, "unplugged" version of this prestigious and legendary group. Their vibrant harmonies, deep/broad catalog of classics and impressive NEW tunes, along with signature guitar work are proof that Orleans, in any configuration, is indeed "STILL THE ONE" and "STILL HAVIN' FUN"! Their audience rapport, humor, onstage chemistry and versatility make this show a favorite for lovers of all live music. 

DOORS: 6:30PM
OPENER: 7:00PM - KATRIN!

 

Katrin, a rising star in North America and Europe, hails from the Boston area. She is the embodiment of pure talent... the likes of which we have not seen in a while.

"Breakfast with the Sea Dogs" to Benefit STRIVE

Portland, Maine- The Portland Sea Dogs, Double-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, will host "Breakfast with the Sea Dogs" to benefit STRIVE on Memorial Day (Monday, May 30th) from 8:00 to 9:30 AM at Hadlock Field.

The Sea Dogs will serve a continental breakfast in the Hadlock Field Picnic Grove.  The 2011 Portland Sea Dogs team will be on hand for photos and autographs from 8:30 to 9:30 AM.  Come meet the Sea Dogs and enjoy breakfast at the ballpark.

Tickets for "Breakfast with the Sea Dogs" are $15.00 with all the proceeds going to STRIVE.  Tickets can be purchased by calling the Sea Dogs Ticket Office at 207-874-9300 or online at

Local Sprouts Cafe Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Local Sprouts Cafe Celebrates One Year Anniversary

When: Saturday June 4th, 10am-10pm
Where: Local Sprouts Cafe, 649 Congress St.