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Things to Do in Portland, Maine; Events and Activities

The coastal city of Portland offers travelers excitement year round, not just in the summer months. You can dine at one of our many excellent restaurants, take a guided tour through a historical landmark or perhaps get tickets to a top rated show at the Merrill Auditorium. Shops in the Old Port consistently carry unique, local merchandise, great for souvenirs and even something for you. Whatever you enjoy, from shopping to skiing, Portland offers it all.

Would you like some assistance in planning your next Maine vacation? Feel free to contact us for expert advice, recommendations or to assist with booking a reserva-tion. We can be reached at our toll free reservation hotline at 1.800.636.9127 or electronically through our “Contact Us” form.

Here you will find splendid restaurants, information on the most popular year-round activities, and much, much more. For more on Seasonal activities, please look to our Summer and Winter highlights pages.

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Winter Events

Maine mountains:

  • Ski Maine:
    Daily ski-cams, updates, events calendar, specials and the SkiMaine Passbook. Also has links for XC Skiing and Tubing parks.
  • Lost Valley:
    Auburn, just 45 minutes or less from Portland, 15 trails
  • Sunday River:
    Bethel, 1 hour+ from Portland, 128 trails
  • Sugarloaf:
    Carrabassett Valley, 133 trails
  • Mt. Abram:
    Greenwood, 44 trails

Summer Events

Activities and Destinations:

Restaurants - Popular Local Favorites

Would you like some assistance in planning your next trip to Maine? Call us for expert advice, we are always happy to help make recommendations or assist with reservations. You can reach us toll free at (800) 636-9127, 24 hours a day!

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What To Do When Staying At The Inn At St. John

With so much to do in and around Portland itself, its hard to imagine the vast number of events, activities, and attractions just a short drive away!

From historical sights like Portland Headlight and the Victoria Mansion, to local sporting events enjoyed by all ages with the Seadogs at Hadlock Field and the Portland Pirates.

Love to shop? Explore Portland's historic Old Port, where you can also find many of the finest dining establishments in the State of Maine.

Excited about what Portland has to offer? Check out The Inn At St. John, where you can Stay longer, see more and spend less!

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Address: 939 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04102 | Telephone: (207) 773-6481 or (800) 636-9127
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