Portland, Maine

Upcoming Events in Portland Maine


Overnight Adventures Aboard Wendameen (1912), an Alden designed vintage schooner - Portland Schooner Company offers overnight adventures aboard Wendameen, an Alden designed schooner built in Maine in 1912. Wendameen offers a truly historic, Maine sailing experience.


+As guests aboard Wendameen, you have an opportunity to assist in sailing this historic windjammer just as it was sailed at the turn-of-the-century, or you may sit back, relax, enjoy the sail and the magnificent scenery of the Maine coast. In addition, guests are offered an opportunity to explore one of the many islands in Casco Bay.


+Overnight adventures depart at 2:00pm and return at 10:00am the following day.

+Wendameen can accommodate 14 guests (a minimum of 6 guests required)

+We provide a fully catered dinner and breakfast.

May through October.

Address: 50 Commercial St , Portland, Maine
Fee: $240/person


12ME0301038e014 - Portland Miss Maine U.S. International 2014 - NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Miss Maine U.S. International 2014 Clarion Hotel Airport (1230 Congress Street) in Portland ME Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 2:00 pm. Eligibility: Female, ages 17-25, with a U.S. citizen (U.S. passport) Entry Fee: $150.00 Categories: Onstage Interview, Swimsuit, and Evening Gown. (No Talent!) GREAT PRIZE PACKAGE! For more information visit: The pageant is an official state preliminary to the Miss U.S. International Beauty Pageant held in Orlando, FL June 27-30 2014.

Address: 1230 Congress Street , Portland, Maine
Ph: 845-729-5258 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $10.00


9 - 10 The Portland Green Home and Living Show - From simple solutions for reducing energy bills, to hybrid cars, green jobs, solar, wind and biofuels, along with the latest green and Maine made products and services, you'll find all this and much more.

Visitors can shop over 275 eco-exhibits while gathering information and inspiration from seminars, speakers, Planet Kids Zone and other activities for all ages and every shade of green. Shop The EcoMALL for green and locally-made gifts, crafts and other products! Bring your resume, and your dreams, to The Green Career & Job Fair for on-the-spot interviews, career counseling, workshops and more! Kids of all ages will enjoy eco-friendly crafts and other fun and educational activities in our Planet Kids Zone, while parents can relax with a yoga or massage session, or attend dozens of seminars!

Visit The Annual Maine Green Home & Living Show to learn how to make decisions that are good for the environment --- and your wallet! Attend win a $15,000 Green Home Makeover, and other great prizes!

Show hours are Saturday 10am-7pm and Sunday 10am-5pm. Ticket purchase includes FREE EcoCASH to spend inside our EcoMALL!

Sponsor and Exhibit opportunities are LIMITED!

Visit website for more information or call 207-221-0772.

Address: The Portland Expo, 239 Park Ave,Portland, ME 04102 , Portland, Maine
Ph: 207-221-0772 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Admission: $7 for adults, $5 for seniors and active military. Kids 13 and under are free!

12 DownEast Pride Alliance (DEPA) "Business After Hours" Networking Event - Grace is about food, art & spirit housed in a beautifully renovated Gothic Revival
style church in downtown Portland. Their menu combines classic dishes with modern
culinary technique & local flavors. Come enjoy the delicious food & elegant architecture
that Grace has to offer. Please call ahead for dinner reservations following our event. 5:30pm-7:30pm.

DEPA is a GLBT & gay-friendly business-networking event that meets monthly
at local establishments. Bring business cards to share and place on our Media Table.
Friends, colleagues & family are always welcome. No fees or RSVP needed to attend.

Address: GRACE Restaurant, 15 Chestnut Street, Portland, Maine , Portland, Maine
Ph: (207)772-3599 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: No Fees


4 - 14 Free Horse and Wagon Rides - Free Horse and Wagon Rides

+Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays (2 wagons each day)

+November 18th - December 19th

+Friday 4-8pm, Saturdays 2-6pm and Sundays 1-5pm


+Pick up and drop off in Monument Square every half hour

Address: Corner of Congress and Elm Streets , Portland, Maine

12 Tree Lighting Ceremony - Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in Monument Square. 5:30PM. Live entertainment.

Address: Corner of Congress and Elm Streets , Portland, Maine
Ph: 207-772-6828 (Always call and confirm events)

12 - 10 Light up your Holidays - Month-long holiday celebration that includes festive light displays, free horse and wagon rides, free gift wrapping, and tree and wreath sales.

Address: Old Port & Arts District , Portland, Maine
Ph: 207-772-6828 (Always call and confirm events)


19 - 5 Free Horse and Wagon Rides - Free Horse and Wagon Rides

+Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays (2 wagons each day)

+November 18th - December 19th

+Friday 4-8pm, Saturdays 2-6pm and Sundays 1-5pm


+Pick up and drop off in Monument Square every half hour

Address: Corner of Congress and Elm Streets , Portland, Maine

Attractions and Upcoming Events

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Palawan Sailing

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Portland Observatory

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