THINGS TO DO
Visit our calendar to find the best things to do in Maine. With places to go and events to attend, you’ll find food events, kid-friendly activities, sightseeing tours, and more. As the Maine authority, Down East magazine features the best of Maine culture, travel, food & drink. Our calendar incorporates a variety of things to do across the state: films, museums, author book signings, theater, music, adventures, hiking and biking, bird watching, art galleries, workshops, schooners, lighthouses, and more!
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Celebrating Somerset County’s status as the top maple-producing county in the United States, this festival offers fun activities for all ages with a pancake breakfast, maple-marshmallow roasting, a maple leaf hunt, and more. See the full schedule: https://mainstreetskowhegan.org/maple-festival-schedule/Find out more »
Come to the 2019 Maine Flower Show at Thompson’s Point in Portland and take a Walk in Maine! The Maine Flower Show is one of the biggest gardening and horticultural shows in the region where landscapers, exhibitors, designers, and horticulturists come together in one anticipated annual event. This year, attendees aren’t just observers — they will immerse in colors, smells and sounds of the great state of Maine and experience its natural beauty firsthand.Find out more »
'West Side Story' contains some of the most famous music ever composed in American musical theater and the 1961 film adaptation won the Academy Award for Best Picture. This free film screening is presented as part of the Bangor Symphony Orchestra's season-long celebration of the Leonard Bernstein Centennial, culminating in a performance of selections from 'Candide' on April 7, 2019.Find out more »
Maine's premiere event celebrating historic preservation, high quality craftsmanship, traditional construction and sustainable practices in Maine and New England. Saturday & Sunday, March 30 & 31, 2019 Holiday Inn by the Bay 88 Spring Street Portland, Maine Talk face to face with dozens of house experts, contractors, designers, and specialists about your home. Attend two days of workshops and demos to learn new DIY techniques, hear the latest in sustainable technology, and more. Learn about products and resources that could improve your home. Meet…Find out more »
Under the direction of Dr. Jane Hagness, the choirs of First Parish Church UCC, 217 Maine Street in Brunswick, ME present their spring concert, Spirituals: Songs of the Soul, featuring renowned soprano, Dr. Angelique Clay Everett; Metropolitan opera tenor, Michael Forest; and internationally acclaimed baritone, Michael Preacely on Sunday, March 31st at 3:00 p.m.Find out more »
Show & Tell is a celebration of the power of writing and storytelling. This 90-minute literary cabaret is a showcase of stories across mediums from a variety of storytellers at Portland's historic State Theatre.Find out more »
Literacy Volunteers-Androscoggin’s 21st Annual “Letters for Literacy” Scrabble Fest, is three rounds of team Scrabble play. Teams of 2-to-4 players choose to play in either the Pro (intense) or Social (fun) division. To participate, players bring a minimum of $15 each in pledges, but the goal is to raise as much money as possible for LV-A. Register by April 22, 2019. Collect pledges for LV-A and bring them with you for an enjoyable afternoon of Scrabble competition. There will be door prizes, refreshments, and prizes for top fundraisers.Find out more »
The Black Fly Brewfest is a weekend long event held at the Millar Civic Center welcoming over 30 brewers and wineries from throughout the State of Maine to our small town. The event is kicked off with a cocktail party on Friday for brewers and possible local suppliers at Shiretown Inn and Suites. Saturday morning will host a Corn Hole tournament from 11:00 to 1:00 with the main tasting event beginning at 1:00. This event has grown over 4 years…Find out more »
Revel in the Meadow 2019 is a daylong, family-friendly arts and music festival featuring authentic music, art, food, beer, and kids' stuff. Last year we had over 1200 attendees, and this year we're hoping to double attendance. This event is rain or shine. Kids under 12 are free. Net proceeds from this event benefit Continuum Arts Collective, a 501(c)3 nonprofit who assists underserved, school-aged artists and musicians in Maine and New Hampshire by providing musical instruments, art supplies, and lessons…Find out more »
The Maine Flower Show is one of the biggest gardening and horticultural shows in the region where landscapers, exhibitors, designers, and horticulturists come together in one anticipated annual event.
Thompson's Point, Portland
Celebrating preservation, craftsmanship, traditional construction and sustainable practices in Maine and New England.
Saturday & Sunday, March 30 & 31, 2019
Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland
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