Get out and have some fun!

Hey it’s AJ! Ya know, the thing I love about living and working in Portland is that there’s never a dull moment in this city. There’s always a ton of fun and interesting things to do… The only problem is, figuring out WHICH thing to do!

We’ve put together a list of fun things to do in the area this weekend. There’s really something for everyone. The weather is finally warm enough to be out and about, so what are you waiting for? Get out there and enjoy Portland!!

Old Port Festival

Date: June 11

Price: Free

Kick off summer in Maine at the 44th annual Old Port Festival! This family-friendly event is an outdoor celebration of music, art, and community in the heart of beautiful downtown Portland.

 

Real Pirates at The Portland Science Center

Date: Starts May 26

Price: $15.50 and up

Ever wanted to learn about pirates? Well now is your chance with this awesome interactive exhibit in Portland.

2017 Fur Ball at Aura

Date: June 9

Price: $60

A fun night of food, drinks, music, a silent and live auction—all to support the life-saving programs of the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland.

Date: Open Now

Price: Rides+Water Park start at $30

Enjoy water slides and roller coasters at this Saco amusement park. It’s the perfect way to get your weekend going.

Sea Kayak Tour To Fort Gorges

Date: Thursday, Friday, Sunday, and Tuesdays

Price: $52, $42

Fort Gorges, a Civil War-era granite fort surrounded by water, is one of the most fascinating spots in Casco Bay, and it's only accessible by small boat. Explore the Maine coast in this three-hour trip.

Ice Cream Train

Date: Friday, June 9

Price: $5 to $8

The popular Ice Cream Train returns select Friday evenings this summer. Enjoy the beauty of summer along the Portland waterfront with a great treat.

Allagash Victoria Ale Premiere 2017 

Date: Friday, June 9

Price: $28 - $35

Love beer and history? Then this is the party for you. Allagash Brewing Company is releasing its 2017 Victoria Ale.

Eastern Trail Full Moon Walk

Date: 8 p.m. Friday, June 9

Price: Free

Watch the moon, look for animals, learn about the trail, and more.

 

The Ancient Ones

Date: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to noon Sunday

Price: $5.50 to $7.50

There's a group of re-enactors and you can watch demonstrations all day long. See what life looked like hundreds of years ago!

Point Sebago Reggae Fest

Date: 2-10 p.m. Saturday, June 10

Price: $5.50 to $7.50

Enjoy Sebago lake while dancing to nationally acclaimed reggae music. It's a great weekend event.