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Tree Lighting Featuring Jason Spooner Band

Nov 27, 2015 @ 5:30pm   Events, Member Events, News & Events

Come one, come all! Portland Downtown invites you to an evening of entertainment and merriment in Monument Square. This free, family-friendly event features traditional favorites like Santa Claus and Rick Charette — as well as an exciting new addition: New England’s own Jason Spooner Band!

When: Friday, November 27, 5:30pm-6:45pm

Where: Monument Square

For more information, visit the Facebook event.


Shop for a Cause Day in Downtown Portland

Nov 28, 2015 @ 6:00am   Events, Member Events, News & Events

After the Tree Lighting on Friday night, be sure to bring your friends & family back into Downtown for Shop for a Cause Day! Shop local while supporting an incredible nonprofit organization: Preble Street. Preble Street works to empower people experiencing problems with homelessness, housing, hunger and poverty. A portion of sales at participating shops on Saturday, Nov. 28 will directly benefit Preble Street programs.

When: Saturday, November 28

Where: Downtown Portland

For a list of participating shops, and for more information, visit the Facebook Event. 

Small Business Saturday Author Signing Featuring Christina Siravo

Nov 28, 2015 @ 10:30am   Events, Member Events, News & Events

Christina Siravo is an illustrator specializing in works for children’s books, fantasy art, giftware design, greeting cards and comics. She will present two new comic books and old favorites too!

When: Saturday, November 28, 10:30 am

Where: Letterpress Books, Northgate Plaza, 91 Auburn St.


Merry Madness

Dec 10, 2015 @ 4:00pm   Member Events, News & Events

Come Downtown for a night of shopping and merriment with your friends — and make some new ones, too!

Portland House of Music will host the kick-off party for Merry Madness, complete with live music, delicious nibbles and a commemorative Merry Madness glass. Your $15 pre-registration guarantees you entry into the event, a collectible glass, one pour of wine or beer at the venue, yummy appetizers and a chance to win some fabulous raffle prizes. How amazing is that?

Once you have your glass and a snack, get ready to shop ’til you drop at one of our many fabulous participating stores. Follow the map to find holiday treasures for everyone on your list!

Portland Downtown, the event organizer, will be giving back a portion of the night’s proceeds to the Portland Press Herald Toy Fund. A perfect night of fun, charity and shopping at all of your favorite Downtown shops. Participating stores will be offering tastes of wine or cocoa and snacks along the way. We look forward to seeing you there!

When: Thursday, December 10, from 4 – 6pm

Where: Portland House of Music, 25 Temple Street

Order your tickets now at:

For more information, visit the Merry Madness Facebook event page.


East End Holiday Stroll at Urban Dwellings

Dec 12, 2015 @ 11:00am   Member Events, News & Events

Join Urban Dwellings during the East End Holiday Stroll to spread the holiday cheer! The event is open to the community, and refreshments will be served.

When: Saturday, December 12

Where: Urban Dwellings, 118 Congress Street


Thank you sustaining members!

Aikido of Maine   /   Andrew and Debra Tenenbaum   /   angela adams   /   AQUARIUS BALLROOM DANCE STUDIOS   /   BENCHMARK Residential & Investment Real Estate   /   The Brand Company   /   Brianna Courneya   /   Bull Feeney's   /   Casco Bay EyeCare   /   Casco Bay Frames & Gallery   /   Coffee By Design   /   CornerStone Building & Restoration   /   The Fish & Bone   /   Goodwill Industries of Northern New England   /   Green Clean Maine   /   Joan Leitzer   /   John McVeigh   /   Longfellow Books   /   Marsh Agency   /   Nine Stones   /   Nomads   /   OTTO   /   Peter Metsch   /   Planet Dog Foundation   /   Old Port Magazine   /   Port Property Management   /   Portland Downtown   /   Portland Farmers’ Market   /   Sebago Brewing Company   /   Stacy Mitchell   /   The Great Lost Bear   /   The SunriseGuide   /   TruChoice FCU   /   Tsunami Tattoo   /   University Credit Union   /   Vervacious   /   XPress Copy

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