Portland Museum of Art: Richard Avedon: “Portraits, 1951-1970”
Where: Portland Museum of Art
7 Congress Square
When: 01/04/19 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM; Saturday, Sunday, and Wednesday from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
What: Photography in Portraits
Price: Free on Friday Art Walk
Richard Avedon made a reputation as a fashion photographer shooting Vogue covers and working on print campaigns for Versace, Calvin Klein, and Revlon. This exhibit shows a different aspect to his work with pictures of movie stars, comedians, poets, presidents and even ex-royals.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Where: One Longfellow Square
181 State Street
When: 01/05/19 8:00 PM and 11:00 PM
What: Cult Movie: Hold the Toast
Price: $10.00 in advance; $12.00 at the door
This is the 5th annual screening of this 1975 cult film. Costumes are strongly encouraged but we must ask you to withhold squirt guns, toast, and rice, please! See Susan Sarandon in her fist film premiere! What a groovy evening of fun, Janet!
An Epiphany Celebration: ChoralArt Camerata
Where: Williston-Immanuel United Church
156 High Street
When: 01/06/19 at 2:30 PM
What: A Capella voices singing early music
Price: Advance tickets: $20.00; $10.00 for students
Celebrate the New Year with an evening of beautiful a cappella choral music with ChoralArt’s Camerata’s 10th anniversary concert. Held in the warm and inviting acoustics of the Williston-Immanuel United Church.
Portland Harbor Hotel Ice Bar
Where: Portland Harbor Hotel
468 Fore Street
When: 01/24/19 – 01/26/19 from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
What: Cold drinks and Merriment
Price: $35.00 or $48.00 VIP
This 14th annual event brings merriment to Portland during the winter season. The entire Hotel becomes a big party with outdoor bars, a dance floor with DJ, and a warming firepit on the patio. It will be an unforgettable night!
Portland On Tap Craft Beer Festival
Where: Cross Insurance Arena
1 Civic Center Square
When: 01/04/19 or 01/26/19 from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
What: Many Beers to Try Under One Roof
Price: $35.00 or $55.00 VIP
Enjoy the 5th annual Portland On Tap Craft Beer Festival where you can taste 120 craft beers from 60 breweries. Listen to live music and eat food from lots of local vendors.
Community Bean Supper
Where: Prides Corner Congregational Church
235 Pride Street
When: 01/05/19 at 5:00 PM
What: Community Supper
Price: $8.00 Adult; $5.00 Child
There’s nothing like a Maine Bean supper to warm up a winter night. Come and enjoy an old-fashioned bean supper with ham, macaroni and cheese, coleslaw, Italian bread, homemade pies and beverage.
Music Brunch featuring Sean Mencher & Friends
Where: Local Sprouts Cooperative
649 Congress Street
When: 01/06/19; 01/13/19; 01/20/19; 01/27/19; 03/10/19 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
What: Brunch with Music
Price: Menu Prices
Local Sprouts Café provides local and organic food 7-days a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We focus on connecting people through shared cooked food, mutual support, knowledge, and developing local and organic food options through 3 main branches: Café, Catering, and Community Food and Learning.
Where: Salvage BBQ
919 Congress Street
When: 01/06/19; 01/13/19; 01/20/19; 01/27/19; 02/03/19 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
What: Barbecue and Bingo
Price: Menu Prices
Have dinner at one of your favorite restaurants in Portland and play BINGO, too! Enjoy live music on weekends or have your party hosted at Salvage!
Two Small Pieces of Glass
Where: Southworth Planetarium
96 Falmouth Street
When: 01/08/19; and 02/11/19 at 1:00 PM and 01/18/19 at 8:30 PM
What: Planetarium show on Telescopes
Price: $5.00 – $6.50
Do you know how to use a telescope? Do you know how astronomers use telescopes? How did they discover the wonders of the Universe? Come to the planetarium to find out!
Storytelling with MOOSE (Maine Organization of Storytelling Enthusiasts)
Where: Rines Auditorium at Portland Public Library
5 Monument Square
When: 01/09/19 from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Price: Free $5.00 donation, suggested
Storytelling by multiple people! Come listen and share your own story!