Greater Portland & Casco Bay Fairs and Festivals entertain with music, food, dance, arts, in all seasons
Old Port Festival 2013
June 9, 2013
The festival attracts over 40,000 people to experience some of Portland, Maine's greatest offerings such as retail, restaurants, arts, and entertainment. The festival has something for everyone, including 8 music stages, children's programs and entertainment, a parade, outdoor adventure and more. Featured events are Portland's own Shoestring Theater Puppet Company, and the highlight of the festival, a fun and festive foot-powered parade down Exchange Street.
Time: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Cost: Free. Information: www.visitportland.com/old-port-festival.aspx
Portland Performing Arts Festival 2013
June 26-30, 2013
The Portland Performing Arts Festival is a new summer festival presenting nationally-renowned performances in music, dance and theater. A range of performances will be presented at venues all over Portland’s Arts District. Information and schedules: www.portlandfestival.org.