March 1-12 , 2018

Maine Restaurant Week Special Events

Incredible Breakfast Cook-Off
Wednesday, February 28, 2018. 7:00-9:00 am

Do good while doing breakfast and help start up the 10th Maine Restaurant Week. Hosted by Sea Dog Brewing Co and WBLM 102.9's FM's Captain and Celeste, this tasty event features Maine's "Champions of Breakfast." Guests taste everything and help pick the winners. One of the reasons this is Maine's best breakfast, is 100% of ticket proceeds benefit Preble Street's Teen Services. Get Tickets Now

2018 Competitors include: Congdon's Family Restaurant & Bakery; BlueFin @ Portland Harbor Hotel (Past Champion); Sea Dog Brewing Company; Pilot House @ Sebasco Harbor Resort (Past Champion); and The Sinful Kitchen ... with more competitors still to be announced!

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Sunday, March 4, 2018, 12:00-2:00 pm

What happens when you pair Coffee By Design coffees grown in India, Africa, Costa Rica and beyond with savory and sweet delights? Bliss happens! At this exceptional tasting event, CBD's roastery team picks and pairs coffees with delights made by many of Maine's top bakers and pastry chefs. Get Tickets Now

2018 Competitors include:  Walter's (Past Champion), The Frisky Whisk (Past Champion); Dean's Sweets, Cakes By Babbs, Foley's Gourmet Bakery, Landry's Confections; Stones Cafe & Bakery; Standard Baking Co. ... with more competitors still to be announced!



Spirit Quest 
Sunday, March 11, 2018, 2:00-5:00 pm

This event is a self-guided cocktail and paired bites walking tour that takes participants to Old Port and Portland Arts District restaurants and bars. It's great fun and a delicious way to spend the afternoon. Order Tickets Now

Participants will be announced soon! Past participants include: The Armory (The Regency); Boone's Fish House; Corner Room; Crooners & Cocktails: David's; BlueFin (Portland Harbor Hotel); Five Fifty-Five; Grill Room; Liquid Riot; Petite Jacqueline; Solo Italiano; Sur Lie; Timber Steakhouse and Rotisserie; TIQA; Top of the East (Westin Portland Harborview); Union/Inkwell (The Press Hotel)

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Two Nights with Cyril Neville at Portland House of Music
Friday and Saturday, March 2-3, 2018

Ticket sales benefit #GoBigForHunger efforts to raise money to help local organizations feeding Maine kids 

Night one: Cyril Neville of the Neville Brothers with The Fogcutters Big Band, Andrew Bailie and Noonday Crawlers;
Night two: Cyril with the Outerspace Band and Maine Dead Project

Doors @ 8 and shows @ 9
Tickets cost $25 in advance 
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Old Port Pub Run (MRW Edition)

Join Old Port Pub Run on Thursdays for a FREE, friendly group run. Post run, rehydrate with hops. The group leaves from the Liquid Riot lobby at 6:15 PM; runners should bring reflective running gear, an ID, money, and a thirst for craft beer! Post run, choose your favorite refreshment at Liquid Riot Bottling Company! (Learn More)

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