Gather your friends, family and co-workers for a night of shopping fun! Downtown Portland presents the 8th annual Merry Madness on Thursday, December 17th from 5 PM to 10 PM. To help you finish your holiday shopping, over 70 local stores extend their hours to 10pm and offer complimentary refreshments!
Save your toes from frostbite and enjoy our continuous FREE bus shuttle from the Eastland Park Hotel, stopping at Temple at Free Street, Middle at Exchange Street and Commercial at Silver Street. Hop on and Hop off from 5 pm to 9:30 pm.
wine glass and coffee mug, just $5 including beverage! Both available at the Eastland Park Hotel that evening.Merry MadnessDon’t forget to buy 2009’s collectible
Visit these shops for distinctive holiday gifts between 5pm and 10pm and enjoy complimentary refreshments (* denotes raffle prize donation):
Commercial Street Nomads* - 100 Commercial St. Fabu - 136 Commercial St. Le Roux Kitchen - 161 Commercial St. Fetch* - 195 Commercial St. Asia West* - 219 Commercial St. Holiday Jewelry Bazaar* - 219 Commercial St. Old Port Wine Merchants - 223 Commercial St. Color Me Mine - 245 Commercial St. Congress Street Guitar Grave - 441 Congress St. Olympia Sports* - 544 Congress St. The Happy Yogi* - 548 Congress St. Queen of Hats - 560 Congress St. Central Yarn Shop* - 569 Congress St. Springers Jewelers* - 580 Congress St. Harmon's & Barton's* - 584 Congress St. Emerald City* - 611 Congress St. Two Paths Gallery - 613A Congress St. Fore River Gallery* - 613 Congress St. Exchange Street Cool Jewels* - 4 Exchange St. Rock Lobster* - 8 Exchange St. D. Cole Jewelers* - 10 Exchange St. J.L. Coombs - 22 Exchange St. Nomia - 24 Exchange St., 2nd Floor Lovell Designs* - 26 Exchange St. Something's Fishy* - 32 Exchange St. Serendipity - 34 Exchange St. Treehouse Toys - 47 Exchange St. Edgecomb Potters Gallery* - 49 Exchange St. Folia - 50 Exchange St. Tavecchia* - 52 Exchange St. Country Noel* - 57 Exchange St. Swiss Time - 86 Exchange St. Wyler's - 92 Exchange St. Pierre's* - 104 Exchange St. Fore Street Porte 4 - 366 Fore St Maine Potters Market* - 376 Fore St. Puzzles & Games Etc...* - 399 Fore St. The Mind Gift Shop - 399 Fore St. Joseph's - 410 Fore St. Carla's - 414 Fore St. Old Port Candy Co. - 422 Fore St. Condom Sense Boutique* - 424 Fore St. J'adore* - 425 Fore St. Ms. Lulu's - 425 Fore St. R. N. Cohen - Exchange Street Gallery - 425 Fore St. Life is Good* - 428 Fore St. Haberdashery Hill - 434 Fore St. High Street Sylvia Kania Gallery* - 148 High St. Market Street Furniturea* - 75 Market St. Se Vende Imports* - 81 Market St. Deja Vu Practically Perfect Consignment* - 87 Market St. Middle Street Videoport* - 151 Middle St. Daydream Bodyworks* - 164 Middle St. Milk Street Murphy & Co. - 2 Milk St. Water Lily - 26 Milk St. Monument Square/City Center Mensroom Salon* - 8 City Center Soakogoly Foot Sanctuary and Tea House - 30 City Center Longfellow Books* - One Monument Way Moulton Street Communiques* - 3 Moulton St. Mexicali Blues* - 9 Moulton St. Pleasant Street Designs by CC - 7 Pleasant St. Wharf Street Port Boutique - 2 Wharf St. Other Businesses Staying Open Late: Androscoggin Bank - 130 Middle St. Anthony's Italian Kitchen - 151 Middle St. Coffee By Design* - 620 Congress St. Gilbert's Chowder House* - 92 Commercial St. Maine Bean Cafe - 111 Commercial St. Others!* - 15 Monument Sq. Pom's Thai Taste Restaurant & Noodle Bar* - 571 Congress St. Portland Regency Hotel & Spa - 20 Milk St. Starbucks* - 176 Middle St. & 594 Congress St. Other Businesses who donated a raffle prize: Casablanca Comics - 151 Middle St. Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ - Merrill Auditorium Gauchos Churrascaria - 100 Commercial St.