Local Events

Local Events

Southern Maine Events Calendar
October 21st to October 28th

Have an upcoming event? Let everyone know about it with the Local Events Calendar! E- Mail Neil Ravin at nravin@portlandradiogroup.com with a brief description or press release.

DESTINATION HAUNT:
It’s Halloween Season and Destination Haunt was voted the BEST haunted attraction in Lebanon. Stop by if you dare October 10th through November 1st. Visit destinationhaunt.com for more information.

FIELD OF SCREAMS:
The Field of Screams CarnEVIL of Souls is a WALK THROUGH THE WOODS at the Ballpark in OOB. It’s open October 17th through 19th, and October 22nd through 31st. This terrifying walk will leave you weak in the knees. Visit OOB365.com for more information

Events for Tuesday October 21st
Welcome of Irish Consulate
The Maine Irish Heritage Center, corner of State & Gray Street at 7:00pm
Welcome the Consul General of Ireland Brendan O’Caollai and Vice Consul Jillian O’Keeffe
Visit maineirish.com/events for more information

SPACE Gallery’s Fall Music Film Series Presents: 20,000 Days on Earth
7:00pm Doors & Show at 7:30pm at SPACE Gallery in Portland
Tickets are $8, $6 for students with ID
Visit statetheatreportland.com for more information

Events for Wednesday October 22nd
Harvest on the Harbor – Harvest Dinner on The Stage
7:00pm-9:30pm on stage at Merrill Auditorium
Tickets are $150
Visit harvestontheharbor.com/events for more information

7th Annual Indie Biz Awards
6:00pm at SPACE Gallery
Recognizing leaders in Portland’s independent businesses & community organizations
Visit portlandbuylocal.org for more information & to submit a nomination.

Events for Thursday October 23rd
Candidates’ Maine Event
The Center Theatre in Dover-Foxcroft
5:00pm-8:30pm
Visit centertheatre.org for more information

Events for Friday October 24th
Chocolate Church Arts Center Presents… VANCE GILBERT (folk)
October 24, 2014. 7:30pm. $12 advance/$15 door
Chocolate Church Arts Center
804 Washington Street
Bath 04530
207-442-8455

Muddy Ruckus CD Release Party with Riley Coyote and Pete Witham & The Cozmik Zombies
Portland Empire
9 pm tickets $6
www.muddyruckus.com
www.facebook.com/muddyruckus

Artoberfest-Fine Art, Unique Crafts and One of a Kind Gifts
Friday Oct. 24th 6pm-9pm
Sat. Oct. 25th 9am-2pm
Shaw Gym (located behind Baxter Memorial Library in the Municipal Center Area)
75 South Street, Gorham, ME
Contact info:  Amy Valentine
gorhamartsalliance@yahoo.com

Events for Saturday October 25th
Portland Pirates vs. Syracuse (7:00pm)
Cross Insurance Arena in Portland

Falmouth’s First “Trunk or Treat”
All proceeds benefit FHS Project Graduation 2015
American Legion Hall parking lot, 65 Depot Rd. in Falmouth
Featuring a costume and trunk contest
$3 per child in advance, $5 at the gate

Chocolate Church Arts Center Presents… MURDER AND MYSTERY THEATER
October 25, 2014. $45 for dinner and theater. 6-9pm
Chocolate Church Arts Center
804 Washington Street
Bath 04530
207-442-8455

Reverend “Handkerchief” Moody
Winter Street Center, 880 Washington Street, Bath
Saturday, October 25th at 8pm
Admission: $15 at the door
Reservations required!
One ticket-holder will be selected to see Handkerchief, unmasked, following the performance. To learn more, visit HandkerchiefMoody.blogspot.com or call (207) 725-8786.

Hardy Girls Healthy Women Halloween Festival
2:00pm-5:00pm at Deering Oaks Park
A FREE family festival with games, contests, food trucks, and more
Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/820135408027019/ for more information

Artoberfest-Fine Art, Unique Crafts and One of a Kind Gifts
Friday Oct. 24th 6pm-9pm
Sat. Oct. 25th 9am-2pm
Shaw Gym (located behind Baxter Memorial Library in the Municipal Center Area)
75 South Street, Gorham, ME
Contact info:  Amy Valentine
gorhamartsalliance@yahoo.com

The 6th Annual Saint Thomas Run For Our School 5k Run & walk
Race at 9am, free run for kids ages 9 & under at 8:30am
Pre-registration is $20, race day is $25, students under 18 & seniors $10
Visit saintthomas5k.org for more information

Community Shredding Day
South Portland Public Library
9am to 12pm at the Main Library
For more information call 207-767-7660 or visit www.SouthPortlandLibrary.com.

Events for Sunday October 26th
Catherine McAuley High School’s Open House
1pm at 631 Stevens Avenue in Portland
Will feature student and alum speakers, guided tours, information on tuition assistance, and the opportunity to meet students, faculty & coaches.
Visit mcauleyhs.org for more information.

Alice in Wonderland
The Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine, 142 Free Street
Performances at 1:00pm & 4:00pm
Visit kitetails.org for more information & tickets

Events for Monday October 27th
Joe Gallant & The Transit
The Red Door in Portsmouth, NH at 7:00pm
Visit joegallantandthetransit.com for more information

Longfellow’s Haunted House
Maine Historical Society Longfellow House
489 Congress Street in Portland from 6:00pm-7:30pm
Tours until October 30th.
Visit mainehistory.org for more information

Events for Tuesday October 28th
Flatbread Pizza Night for Project Graduation 2015
5:00pm-9:00pm at Flatbread, 72 Commercial Street in Portland
Support South Portland High School’s Project Graduation for the class of 2015
Project Grad will receive a portion of all dine-in & takeout pizza sales.


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