recreation

Free Portland Splash Pads Are Open! Times and Places!
After getting a makeover that includes new textured paint to prevent slipping, the splash pad in Portland's Deering Oaks Park is now open to cool off your kids after school today, and for the rest of the summer! Portland has many playgrounds for kids to enjoy when school gets out and they …
South Portland WinterFest is This Weekend!
Come out and play this weekend! WinterFest 2016 starts this Friday evening from 4 to 6, with skating and a luminary display at Mill Creek Park! There will also be hot chocolate, games on ice, 'smores and fire pits! Saturday morning the festivities begin with a live Blue Grass band and a Pa…
Beach It!
Here's a walk through of one of the state's best beaches, Scarborough Beach State Park.
Do You Agree?
There are so many truly amazing state parks in Maine. Each one unique and special in it's own way. One of the favorites that I have been anxious to visit is Baxter State Park. Be prepared for an onslaught of tourists as this natural wonder was just ranked in the Top 10 Hidden Gems: Best Parks i…