Entertainment

Live Music in Bar Harbor

Lompoc Café

Order a glass of local pale ale and everyone's favorite mussels, then watch bluegrass, indie rock, jazz or folk musicians play on the patio of this arty cafe and bar (bands kick off at 10pm). Or down a burger and pl…
Theater in Ogunquit

Ogunquit Playhouse

This beloved 1933 theater wears the tag 'America's foremost summer theater.' It hosts five Broadway musicals each season. Well-known performers occasionally perform in the cast, although the productions are high qua…
Cinema in Bar Harbor

Reel Pizza Cinerama

Sip a local microbrew and munch on pizzas ($14 to $22) with cinematic names, like The Manchurian Candidate (chicken, scallions and peanut sauce) and Hawaii 5-0 (ham and pineapple), while watching a flick on the big …
Comedy in Bar Harbor

ImprovAcadia

Fancy a laugh? This improv club hosts improvised theater shows nightly and gets excellent reviews. In July and August, the 8pm show is family-friendly, with a later show at 10pm. It's an intimate venue, so it pays t…
Cinema in Bridgton

Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern is a beloved community movie house – and the site of a tannery in the 1800s – that anchors downtown Bridgton. Congenial staff, a pub with a 23ft screen and three charming art-deco theaters make thi…
Cinema in Bridgton

Bridgton Twin Drive-in

One of just six drive-ins remaining in the state, Bridgton Twin Drive-In has been going strong for 60 seasons. It shows movies on two screens, and is a popular choice with families. Visit its Facebook page to see wh…
Cinema in Belfast

Colonial Theatre

The art-deco Colonial Theatre has shown movies since 1912, luring moviegoers with a neon sign and a rooftop elephant.
Live Music in Portland

Portland House of Music

Live music nightly, with lots of beers on tap and generally low cover charges. See what's playing online.
Concert Venue in Portland

Port City Music Hall

This three-story performance space hosts big-name touring bands and smaller-scale performances. Check the calendar online.
Theater in Bar Harbor

Criterion Theater

Look out for new-release movies, live performances and events at this charming downtown theater, built in 1932 and rich in art-deco style.