Local Events

Local Events

Southern Maine Events Calendar
September 30th to October 6th

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

Maine drivers are nearly 20 percent more likely to collide with a deer in the next 12 months than they were last year, according to new claims data from State Farm.

The odds drivers will hit a deer in Maine the coming year are 1 out of 150, below the national odds of 1 in 169.

Events for Tuesday September 30th
90th Season Opening Concert: Organ & Choral Spectacular
At Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street in Portland
7:30pm-9:30pm
Visit portlandsymphony.org for more information and tickets.

Strangled Darlings LIVE at Andy’s Old Port Pub
94 Commercial Street in Portland, 7:30pm-10:30pm
Americana Doom Pop from Portland, Oregon
Visit andysoldportpub.com for more information

GLBT Business Networking “Happy Hour”
LGBT event at GLASS Lounge, 433 Fore Street in Portland
5:30pm-7:30pm, casual and no RSVP
Visit depabusiness.com for more information

Events for Wednesday October 1st
POP! An Auction Benefit
At Portland Company, 58 Fore Street in Portland
5:30pm-8:00pm
Sights, sounds and savory bites to support Ovations Offstage
Visit portlandovations.org for tickets and more information

Brighton Beach Memoirs by Neil Simon
At Portland Stage Company 25A Forest Ave at 7:30pm
A comedy showing Depression-era Brooklyn through the eyes of a young Eugene Jerome
Visit portlandstage.org/on-stage/mainstage/brighton-beach-memoirs/ for more info and tickets

David Beam & The Custom House Gang at Andy’s Old Port Pub
Live blues & bluegrass music
94 Commercial Street 8:00pm-11:30pm
Visit andysoldportpub.com for more information

Events for Thursday October 2nd
ICA at MECA Exhibition: Project_
Runs until October 12th
11:00am-5:00pm at Maine College of Art, 522 Congress Street
Visit meca.edu/ca for more information

Legal Aid Clinic for Veterans
At the Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Sq. in Portland
1:00pm-3:00pm
Helping veterans access benefits, clinics held in meeting room #4
Visit portlandlibrary.com for more information

Events for Friday October 3rd
First Friday Bhangra Dance
At 539 Congress Street next to Mister Bagel
5:30pm-7:30pm
Free Bhangra (Indian dance) lesson at the First Friday Artwalk
Visit bhangrame.com for more information

First Friday at Angela Adams
Warm fall beverages and a raffle
5:30pm-8:00pm at 273 Congress Street

Bake Sale & Bottle Drive Benefit for Tommy’s Feral Feline Friends
October 3rd & 4th
Sportstrader 707 Main St. Lewiston
9am-5pm

Events for Saturday October 4th
4th Annual Barns & Quilts Tour
Freeport Historical Society, 45 Main St. in Freeport – 9am to 3pm
Visit http://freeporthistoricalsociety.org/news-and-events/4th-annual-barns-quilts-tour-tickets-on-sale-now for tickets and more information.

Woodfords Community Church
Day Activities – Games, bouncy house, tag sale, spa services, and more
Night Activities – Attend our pasta dinner and a show!
Be entertained by the angelic voices of the girl choirs of Musica de Filia after your pasta dinner
Proceeds will help send Musica De Filia to Carnegie Hall in June 2015.

Bobbi-Jo’s Shotgun Wedding & Reception
Much to the delight of the Johnson Clan, Bobbi-Jo’s finally gettin’ hitched!

Biddeford Eagles, 57 Birch Street, Biddeford, ME
Doors open at 6:30 PM, Show starts promptly at 7 PM.
$20 Per Person for Dinner/Show. Cash Bar
FMI or for Invitations/Tickets Contact:
eamrsecretary@gmail.com
or Wendy Harris at 207-282-1741
Rose St. Onge at 207-523-0088
All proceeds to benefit Ever After Mustang Rescue of Biddeford.
www.mustangrescue.org

 

Cricket Hunt School’s Annual Fall Carnival is Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Head to the school, 40 Independence Drive, Freeport, ME 04032, for games and prizes, a bouncy house, best pie contest, face painting, fall crafts, food and more!
For more information call 865-9696
No Rain Date

Bake Sale & Bottle Drive Benefit for Tommy’s Feral Feline Friends
October 3rd & 4th
Sportstrader 707 Main St. Lewiston
9am-5pm

Events for Sunday October 5th
Boombox at Port City Music Hall
18+ show, $15 in advance & $17 day of show
Visit statetheatreportland.com for more information/tickets

LAST DAY of the Fryeburg Fair in Fryeburg, Maine
Visit fryeburgfair.org for event schedules and more information

Events for Monday October 6th
Open Sit at Nagaloka
6:30pm-7:30pm at 1 Forest Avenue in Portland
A 40 minute meditation session open to the public
Visit nagalokabuddhistcenter.org for more information

Longfellow Shorts: An Evening with Susan Conley
7:00pm-9:00pm at Portland Stage
Discussion and book signing following the reading of Susan Conley’s newest book
Visit portlandstage.org for more information

Brian Patricks at Andy’s Old Port Pub
At 6:00pm, 94 Commercial Street in Portland
Visit andysoldportpub.com for more information


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