Weekend Roundup – April 17, 18, 19, 2009

calendarCome downtown this weekend! Find happenings for the weekend of April 17, 18 & 19 by clicking below.Friday April 17

Maine African Film Festival
Opening Night, Various venues throughout downtown, Runs through April 24

Ani Difranco (Concert), 8:00pm, Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street, 207.842.0800

Bob Marley (Comedy), 7:30 & 9:45pm, Comedy Connection, 6 Custom House Wharf, 207.774.5554

Surf Film Double Feature
, 7:00pm, Corduroy Surf Boutique & Gallery, 59 Market St, 207.347.3545

Teen Night at Ocean Gateway, Portland Youth Advisory Council Fundraiser for the Skate Park, 7pm – 11pm

Saturday April 18

Poetry Workshop with Martin Steingesser, Portland’s Poet Laureate, 2:00pm,  Children’s Museum & Theater of Maine, 142 Free St, 207.828.1234

Doctors Without Borders Gala Fundraiser
, 6:30pm, Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square, 207.423.3584 for tickets

Kris Delmhorst (Concert), 8:00pm, One Longfellow Square, 207.761.1757

Ira Glass, Radio Host from This American Life, PCA Great Performances, 8:00pm, Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street, 207.842.0800

Sunday April 19

Trying (Theatre), 2:00pm, Portland Stage Company, 25A Forest Ave, 207.774.1008

Indigo Girls (Concert), 7:30pm, Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street, 207.842.0800

The Shrine Circus
, through April 22, Cumberland County Civic Center, 1 Civic Center Sq, 207.775.3458

Reefer Madness Burlesque Night, 9:00pm, Geno’s Rock Club, 625 Congress Street

Don’t forget Sunday brunch!

Jazz Breakfast with Gerry Wright, 10:30am, Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Sq, 207.775.6148
Bibo’s Madd Apple Cafe, 23 Forest Ave, 207.774.9698
Five Fifty-Five, 555 Congress St, 207.761.0555
Flatbread Company, 72 Commercial St, 207.772.8777
Local 188, 685 Congress St, 207.761.7909
Marcy’s Diner, 47 Oak St, 207.774.9713
Mousse Cafe and Bakeshop, One Monument Way, 207.822.9955
The Farmer’s Table, 205 Commercial St, 207.347.7478
The White Heart, 551 Congress St, 207.828.1900
Vignola, 10 Dana St, 207.772.1330

Hotel Brunch:

157 Cafe and Bar, Eastland Park Hotel, 157 High St, 207.347.6500
Eve’s at the Garden, Portland Harbor Hotel, 468 Fore St, 207.775.9090
Great American Grill, Hilton Garden Inn, 65 Commercial St, 207.780.0780
Twenty Milk Street, Regency Hotel, 20 Milk St, 207.774.2400

Looking for more event listings? Check out these great resources:

Downtown Portland Event Calender
Mainetoday.com
The Portland Phoenix
The Bollard

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