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!!



  • 1

    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.

  • 2

    Frankie Ballard at Aura

    Date: 9 p.m. June 3

    Price: $23+

    Get ready for a night of country music. And Joseph Gallant will also be playing!

    Rick Diamond, Getty Images for Country Thunder
  • 3

    The Robert Cray Band at the State Theatre

    Date: 8 p.m. June 4

    Price: $25+

    Feeling in the mood for some blues and soul? Then listen to the Robert Cray Band on Sunday!

    Larry Busacca, Getty Images
  • 4

    Funtown Splashtown USA

    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.

  • 5

    Hamilton Sing Along

    Date: 6 p.m. June 2

    Love Hamilton? Well, head to Congress Square Park in Portland to sing along!

    Theo Wargo, Getty Images
  • 6

    Westbrook Together Days

    Date: June 2-3

    There's a two-day festival for the whole family! Carnival, food, parade and more will give you some fantastic fun for the weekend.

  • 7

    Dinosaurs At Dusk

    Date: Through July 24

    Head to Southworth Planetarium in Portland to travel back in time to the dinosaurs. It's a larger than life experience!

  • 8

    Belfast Ukulele Fest

    Date: 10:30 a.m. June 3

    Price: $15+

    Rock out this weekend with a ukulele fest! It's a variety of music that'll have you tapping your feet and ready for more.

  • 9

    Fish Migration Walk

    Date: 10 a.m. June 3

    Price: Free

    Alewife experts Dr. Karen Wilson and Dr. Theo Willis will take you on a journey of migration. This is a two-hour event in Westbrook!

  • 10

    Petting Zoo & Farm Day in Windham

    Date: 11 a.m. June 4

    Price: 10 per family

    From activities to games to farm animals, this is fun for the whole family! Kids will love this event!