Now that it's officially summertime and school is out, you're probably on the hunt for fun activities to keep the kids busy this summer, right? Macaroni Kid is a great online resource for parents, with a seemingly endless list of free or affordable fun events and activities for kids in the area. And now, they're hosting their very own event in the Portland area!

Mark your calendar - July 13th from 11 to 3 at the Maine Mall in South Portland, it's Macaroni Kid's SummerFest 2019!  You'll find Touch-a-Truck, food trucks, vendors, music, performances, kids' activities and more! Plus, the best part is, it's FREE ADMISSION! There are so many great local businesses that will be involved, including Drouin Dance Center, Maine Warrior Gym, WinterKids, Mainely Treats, and Eighty 8 Donuts, just to name a few. You can get more details on the event page at their website, or you can also head to their Facebook page!