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Posted on: January 23, 2019

HEAR HERE! Inaugural Concert @ Merrill Auditorium

Hear Here! Concert at Merrill Auditorium, Sunday, Feb 17th @4pm

HEAR, HERE! is an inaugural variety show -- in association with concert sponsors Knack Factory, Coffee by Design, The Press Hotel, Bayside Bowl, and State Theatre -- featuring extraordinary local talent who are busting out on the national scene and/or on ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Ice Skating Season is Here!

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Ice Skating Season Is Here! The cold nights and days have meant that our local ponds and outdoor skating rinks are freezing up and plenty of folks have been out enjoying them. Get your skates sharpened and head out to our maintained skating ponds...

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Parks & Rec Spotlight
Posted on: December 19, 2018

Public Assembly Facilities Commercial on WSCH6

Merrill Auditorium, Lyle Lovett photographer, Portland, Maine

Check out this commercial starring our very own Andy Downs, Director of Public Assembly Facilities. This ad, promoting our Merrill Auditorium, Portland Expo, Ocean Gateway, City Hall and Hadlock Field, will be shown soon in multiple spots on WSCH...

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Parks & Rec Spotlight
Posted on: April 27, 2018

Fifth Season of Sundays on the Boulevard May 6th–Sept 23rd

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The fifth season of Sundays on the Boulevard began Sunday, May 6, 2018. Baxter Boulevard, with one of the best views in Portland, will once again be transformed into an urban oasis for bike riding, running, walking, skateboarding and other recreational ac...

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Parks & Rec Spotlight
Posted on: April 25, 2018

2018 Cruise Season Officially Underway

2018 Cruise Ship Season

The 2018 cruise season officially began today with the arrival of the Artania with 1,200 passengers and more than 500 crew members. Portland saw two other ship visits in April and nine ships in May before really kicking into high gear over the summer mont...

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Parks & Rec Spotlight