Portland

Portland Sea Dogs vs. New Hampshire Fisher Cats

Portland Sea Dogs versus New Hampshire Fisher Cats at 7 PM, on August 30th, 2019.

Tickets range from $12-$29

Purchase your tickets here: https://purchase.tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchase?agency=MILB&orgid=56209&pid=8629197

*Bark In The Park

Date: 
Fri, Aug 30th,
7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Portland Kids Duathlon

Presented by Benchmark Real Estate, this race gives young people ages 5-12 an opportunity to participate in the fast growing world of multi-sport racing. The run, bike, run format of a duathlon is fun and approachable, a great race for non-swimmers and triathletes alike. All young duathletes will finish the race with a smile on their face, a medal around their neck, and a boost of self-confidence and pride. New this year - a free balance bike race for 3-5 year olds will be held after the older kids race. The race benefits the Foundation for Portland Public Schools.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1765312260261280/

Purchase tickets here: https://www.trisignup.com/Race/ME/Portland/PortlandKidsDuathlon?fbclid=IwAR3yijZJjXPc4XNUNez__iYeZch9HG_AFo_JOFXa5Q9qpxstUBlNCpw1LTQ

Tickets range from $0 - $35.

Hosted at Payson Smith Park in Portland, Maine.

Date: 
Sun, Jul 28th,
6:45am to 11:00am
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Peaks to Portland Swim to Benefit Kids

The Peaks to Portland Swim to Benefit Kids is one of the oldest open water swims in the world; since before World War II thousands have braved Maine’s waters to swim the 2.4 miles from Peaks Island to Portland’s East End Beach. 

Participants of various fitness levels and competitive experiences ages 16 years and up are invited to race. We encourage anyone who can swim a mile in less than 40 minutes to join us for this unforgettable swim across beautiful Casco Bay! All proceeds benefit children in the YMCA of Southern Maine's youth development programs.

This year's swim will be held July 20, 2019 at 8:30am.

All Swimmers Receive the Following:

  • Complimentary Peaks to Portland Swim to Benefit Kids moisture wicking t-shirt
  • Official swim cap, water bottle, and bag
  • Kayaker flags and zip ties
  • Complimentary kayak transportation on Casco Bay Lines
  • Closely monitored course
  • Assortment of healthy snacks, fruit, and beverages for after the swim

Register here: https://ymcaofsouthernmaine.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=register.start&eventID=513

Swim Information:
Swim Date: July 20, 2019
Start Time: 8:30am
Registration Date: To be announced
Registration Place: www.peakstoportland.com
Registration and Fundraising Options:
# 1 – BEST Option
Commit to raising at least $400
Waive your registration fee! ($0)
Total out of pocket: $0

# 2 – Standard Option
Register for the race ($125)
Commit to fundraising at least the minimum ($200)
Total out of pocket: $125

# 3 – Least Commitment
Register for the race ($125)
Donate your fundraising minimum ($200)
Total out of pocket: $325

Questions? Go online here: www.peakstoportland.com or contact Bob Dunfey, Race Director, at bdunfey@ymcaofsouthernmaine.org

 

Date: 
Sat, Jul 20th,
8:30am to 12:00pm
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Yoga in the Outfield - Sea Dogs

The Portland Sea Dogs are happy to be partnering with Maine Yoga Fest to present our third annual Yoga in the Outfield event on Sunday, June 23rd at Hadlock Field when the Sea Dogs take on the Reading Fightin Phils.

Take part in a pre-game yoga class in the outfield at Hadlock Field. After yoga enjoy watching the Sea Dogs play ball.

Bring your own mats and roll them out on the gorgeous green outfield of Hadlock Field for a unique yoga experience exciting and accessible to all levels of yoga mastery! 

Gates will open at 10:00 AM on the morning of the 23rd, for everyone participating in the yoga class. The class will be taught by Crisp Studio and Maine Yoga Fest instructor Debbie Duryee. The class is designed to be accessible to yogis of all levels, approximate ages of 10-100. 

Tickets to the event cost $15.00 and include your spot in the pre-game yoga class in the outfield as well as a General Admission ticket to that afternoon's Sea Dogs' 1:00 PM game. A portion of the ticket sales will benefit the Maine Children's Cancer Program. All participating yogis will be entered in a drawing to win a new yoga outfit from Lululemon.

The class will run from 10:15-11:15. Please note that this is a BYOM event-please bring your own mat!

Tickets can be purchased by calling the Sea Dogs Ticket Office at 207-879-9500 or online at www.seadogs.com.

Date: 
Sun, Jun 23rd,
10:00am to 11:15am
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Maine Yogafest

Set overlooking Casco Bay in Portland, MYF is a two and a half day celebration led by our amazing Maine and New England yoga talent. The festival offers a diverse program of workshops allowing participants to try a wide range of yoga styles and techniques by a variety of teachers.

This will be our BEST year yet with unique new workshops mixed in with your favorite classes and teachers, more vendors, giveaways, and promotions. New this year: a Saturday Night Social with live music and food and CEU Opportunities!

Our mission is to create a premiere wellness experience for the community to celebrate the healing powers of yoga.  We want to encourage a healthy, peaceful, and compassionate way of living. 
In addition to the workshops, MYF features a Vendor Village filled with regional craftsman, artists, body and energy workers, and food vendors. At the heart of the outdoor space is our stage featuring local musicians and space to enjoy the music, food and friends.

For more information on partnership opportunities, teaching a workshop or becoming a vendor connect with us via the tabs above.

We can't wait to see you this summer.

Detailed schedule and ticket information may be found here: MYF 2019.  Don't miss out on Yoga in the Outfield at Hadlock Field, June 23, 2019, one week ahead of Maine YogaFest! 

https://www.maineyogafest.com

Date: 
Fri, Jun 28th, 7:00pm to Sun, Jun 30th, 3:00pm
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Maine Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay

SUMMARY:

The Maine Marathon features an out-and-back course for all three races -- marathon, relay and half marathon -- that starts and finishes along our beautiful inner bay.

PACKET PICK UP AND EXPO:

Saturday, Oct. 5 — 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 6 — 5:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. (NO RACE-DAY REGISTRATION)

WHERE:

Sullivan Gym
University of Southern Maine
96 Falmouth Street, Portland

WHEN YOU ARRIVE:

Alphabetical entry lists with bib numbers will be posted near the packet pickup tables. Find your bib number on one of the entry lists, visit the appropriate packet pickup table which will be organized by bib number. You must have an ID to pick up your packet. If you need to pick up a packet for someone else you must have a signed note from that entrant.

PARKING:

Free parking is available near Sullivan Gym. The USM parking garage will be open both Saturday and Sunday, and their are several small lots nearby, as well as some street parking. The USM garage is located off Bedford St., which is the first left-hand turn off Forest Ave. after you get off Exit 6B from I-295. Because of the large number of entrants, the garage might fill up on race day, but additional parking is available nearby at the Campus Center lot, the UMaine School of Law, the Fixture Designer Plumbing Showroom lot, the Back Cove lot, the AAA lot or the Turner Barker Insurance lot.

Please do not park in the Hannaford shopping center lot which is reserved for store customers. Also, we urge everyone to arrive as early as possible on race day to minimize traffic backups.

NOTE: Please arrive early on race day to minimize traffic backups.

PRICING:

MARATHON: $85
HALF MARATHON: $60
MARATHON RELAY: $140

REGISTER HERE:
https://runsignup.com/Race/ME/Portland/MaineMarathon

Date: 
Sun, Oct 6th,
7:45am to 4:00pm
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SailMaine - Sail-A-Thon

Sail-A-Thon

SailMaine, 58 Fore Street, Portland, 11am - 3pm  

October 14, 2019 

Come join Sail Maine - Ticket sales support community sailing. Purchase from a high school sailor, SailMaine office or www.sailmaine.org. 

Sail with us! BBQ and raffle prizes! 

Event information and registration details can all be found at SailMaine 

Date: 
Mon, Oct 14th,
11:00am to 3:00pm
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RAPPEL FOR RIPPLEFFECT

Rippleffect Rappellers will earn their ticket to go Over The Edge by raising $500 or more in pledges on a personalized online fundraising page.  Registration is now open and rappelling tickets will be claimed quickly, so sign up today! The climb takes place in downtown Portland, One City Center. 

Proceeds of Rappel For Rippleffect event will go toward:

  • Providing more than $40,000 in scholarship opportunities for Maine youth annually
  • Supporting our community-based programs for schools and youth non-profits
  • Providing year-round programs that build confidence, develop critical leadership skills, strengthen relationships, and grow participant's appreciation for the outdoors through the exploration of Cow Island, the waters of Casco Bay, and the wilderness of New England.

Event details may be found by visiting: https://rappelforripple.net

Friday, May 17, 2019, come enjoy the Liquid Courage Reception hosted by Maine Outdoor Brands

Date: 
Fri, May 17th,
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Sat, May 18th,
9:00am to 5:00pm
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Portland 10 Miler

 

The Portland 10 Miler course is an exciting tour of Portland, Maine. Starting in Payson Park. Runners will follow a semi-circle along the water in Back Cove. Running along Baxter Boulevard, the course joins the Back Cove trail and passes through Back Cove Park before turning east. Runners will then pass along the water side of the Eastern Promenade to the east and south. At mile 5, runners will turn back to the north and west, encountering the course’s only significant elevation as they head up and down Munjoy Hill on the Eastern Promenade. The route then joins the Back Cove Trail again before heading back into Payson Park for the finish and race after-party!

https://portland10miler.com/register/ THIS RACE IS SOLD OUT FOR 2019! 

A portion of each registration fee will be donated directly to our non-profit partner Spurwink who provides behavioral health and education services for children, adults and families.

In addition to donating a portion of every registration fee to Spurwink, we encourage our runners to set their own fundraising goal for Spurwink, or any charity close to their hearts. By setting up a fundraiser on Crowdrise.com, participants can raise money directly for their chosen cause!

There are no fundraising minimums or requirements.

Registered participants will receive a race bib and timing chip at registration which will be held April 27th at Rising Tide and on race day at Edward Payson Park.

Saturday, April 27 –Rising Tide Brewery (map): 1:00 p.m – 3:00 p.m
Race Day – Edward Payson Park (map): 8:00 a.m – 9:50 a.m

Runners can pick up their bib and timing chip on race morning, however it is recommended that all runners attend Saturday registration to alleviate race morning delays.

Date: 
Sun, Apr 28th, 9:15pm
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2019 Southern Maine Heart Walk

Join us on Sunday, May 19, 2019, for a morning kick-off with stories from the hearts of survivors followed by a walk around Portland's Back Cove. 

AAA Northern New England - 68 Marginal Way, Portland

Registration

  • 8:00am

5K start

  • 8:30am

Program

  • 9:00am

Walk - Rain or Shine!

  • 9:15am
Date: 
Sun, May 19th,
9:15am to 2:00pm
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