Maine Mariners

After the Portland Pirates left the city in 2016, there was a huge hockey puck-sized hole in the hearts of Maine hockey fans. Then, in 2018 the Cross Insurance Arena welcomed hockey back with the return of Maine Mariners.

Yes, the return of the Mariners! The Maine Mariners actually pre-dated the Portland Pirates having started in 1977 and being replaced by the Portland Pirates after the 1992 season.

The Boston Bruins affiliate is now gearing up for the 2021-2022 season after the pandemic kept players off the ice for the 2020-2021 season.

Home Opener

The Maine Mariners home opener at the Cross Insurance Arena is scheduled for Friday, October 22nd against the Worcester Railers, the New York Islanders affiliate.

Tickets for the game and future games can be purchased here.

Hannaford Hookup

The 2021-2022 season is presented by Hannaford To Go. To celebrate the kick-off to the season Hannaford is offering a pair of tickets while supplies last to those spending $50 or more using Hannaford To Go at select locations.


Hannaford To Go allows shoppers to skip the time in-store. Just shop online or through the Hannaford app, schedule a pick-up, grab and go!

While supplies last, an order of $50 or more will get you a pair of tickets to the home opener on the 22nd. Participating locations are:

295 Forest Ave, Portland
7 Hannaford Drive, Westbrook
415 Philbrook Ave, South Portland
787 Riverside Street, Portland

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