The Portland area's nightlife aptly reflects the high energy and urban sophistication of Maine's top commercial and cultural destination which features top notch Portland museums, including the world-class Portland Museum of Art. Here, it is possible to find a nightclub, lounge or bar that meets a diversity of tastes and interests. At the Space Gallery, you can muse over the dynamic visions of ground breaking artists while enjoying indie music and cocktails. Meanwhile, patrons enjoy the best in independent music at One Longfellow Square, a superb small concert venue. Portland's vibrant blues, soul and jazz scenes can be heard in all their musical glory at The Big Easy. Nearby, the Maine beaches region's legendary entertainment hot spots come alive in the busy summer tourist season. Inn on the Blues showcases top name blues and soul talent in York Beach while Jonathan's Restaurant features a plush, comfortable atmosphere and creative cocktails that nicely complement such headliners as comedian Paula Poundstone, singer Judy Collins and musician Leon Redbone who regularly perform at this Ogunquit landmark. The Union Bluff Pub, located within York's landmark Union Bluff Hotel, more than satisfies with the relaxing atmosphere of its comfortable lounge featuring craft beers and top shelf liquor, plush leather seating and fireplace. And at Federal Jack's in Kennebunk, beer aficionados can sip freshly brewed Shipyard craft ales while enjoying the pastoral views of the Kennebunk River. Music, great food and spirits, get a taste of Portland's nightlife.
538 Congress Street
Unique and original, the Space Gallery appeals to those seeking something truly different in Portland's nightlife scene... read more
55 Market Street
Big Easy is the place to be for enjoying the best in independent music in an up close and personal nightclub setting... read more
7 Ocean Avenue
For those seeking some of the best live music along the southern Maine coast, Inn on the Blues has what you want... read more
25A Forest Ave
Performing Arts Center
51 Wharf Street
51 Wharf Restaurant and Ultra Lounge has become a prime nightlife destination in Portland's Old Port neighborhood... read more
4 Canal Plz
any hoppy beverage your heart could desire...
2 Old Orchard Street
Ready to party on those hot summer nights? Pier Patio Pub should definitely be included on your entertainment list... read more