Maine

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When Particles Collide-the best thing to come out of Maine since the Lobstah

Bangor, ME

Kabang-annual music festival

Record Store
Bull Moose Music, 665 Hogan Rd., Bangor, ME 04401

 

Bar
Nocturnem Draft Haus-56 Main Street, Bangor, Maine 04401  (207) 907-4380 Bar with live music

Biddeford, ME
Candy Store
Goldenrod-2 Railroad Ave., Biddeford, Maine 04005, (207) 363-2621  Vintage Candy shop with cool old sign

Brunswick, ME
Record Store
Bull Moose Music, 151 Maine St., Brunswick, ME 04011

Eats-

Fat Boy Drive In-111 Bath Rd, Brunswick, ME 04011, Closed Tuesday Daily 11AM–8PM
Monday 11AM–8PM   (207) 729-9431, Royal burger, whopper burger, great fried green beans, BLT with canadian bacon.  Lights on for service. Krinkle cut fries.

Cape Elizabeth, ME

Eats-The Lobster Shack -225 Two Lights Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107 (207) 799-1677. Seasonal Late march to October. Not cheap. Good prices on burgers though.  Great looking slaw and baked goods.  Instead of mixing in they mayo, they put it on as a large blob on one side on the lobster roll.

Cape Neddick ME
Eats
Flo’s Hot Dogs-Closed Wednesdays?- the “special,” is a steamed dog topped with mayo, celery seed, and hot and sweet tamarind-molasses-onion relish. Its a tiny, one person stand, and its only open from 9 to 3 pm.
Flo’s Hot Dogs: 1359 Route 1, Cape Neddick ME

Lewiston, ME
Record Store
Bull Moose Music, Lewiston Mall, East Avenue,

Eats-

Simone’s Hot Dog Stand-99 Chestnut Street, Lewiston ME 04240 207-782-8431-steamed hot dogs of the bright red variety

Old Orchard Beach, ME

Amusement Pier
Palace Playland , 1 Old Orchard Street, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064 -classic honky tonk beachside amusement park
(207) 934-2001

Portland, ME

The local alternative paper for Portland is the Casco Bay Weekly.  Bars in Portland are open til 1 am.  Check outFood in Portland for more club info.

Live Music-
Space 538-538 Congress Street, Portland

Geno’s Rock Club ?-625 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101  (207) 221-2382 open til 1 am.  

Flask Lounge 207.772.3122- 117 Spring Street, Portland Maine

Bayside Bowl -(207) 791-2695 – 58 Alder Street, Portland, Maine 04101-Bowling alley with Live music

Record Stores
Bull Moose Music, 151 Middle St., Portland, ME 04101
Newbury Comics, 220 Maine Mall Rd., South Portland, ME

Eats-

Marcy’s Diner-47 Oak St., Portland, ME – (207) 774-9713 In a town thats been “quaintified”, an old school corner hash house
Porthole Restaurant Located on the waterfront of  Casco Bay.20 Custom House Wharf  Portland, ME 04101-Corned beef hash plus the usual New England Fare.  was on triple D

Saco, ME

Amusement Park
Funtown USA– 774 Portland Road, Saco, ME (800) 878-2900-this smallish park has a great big wooden coaster.

Sanford, ME

Record Store-
Bull Moose Music, Route 109, Center for Shopping, Sanford

South Freeport, Maine

Eats-

Harraseeket Lunch and Lobster -36 Main St, South Freeport, ME 04078 (207) 865-4888, good burgers, and lots of homemade desserts.

Waterville, ME

Record store
Bull Moose Music, Elm Plaza 13 Elm Street, Waterville, ME

Windham, ME

Record Store
Bull Moose Music, Windham Mall, Route 302, Windham, ME

Wells, ME

Eats-
Formerly part of a chain of cheese wedge shaped buildings, you can buy some wine and cheese at the Cheese House in a shadow of its former glory.  Now called Wine & Cheese Shop, Ltd, 259 Post Rd
Wells, Maine
Phone: (207)646-9959

Wiscasset, ME

Eats-

Reds Eats-41 Water St, Wiscasset, ME 04578, (207) 882-6128, A great joint window only joint. Daily 11:30 am to 11 pm. Not sure the seasonal hours. Amazing onion rings, great burgers (the boss burger has a blue cheese sauce), and of course your clams and lobster rolls.  Also Crab Burger and Wild Blueberry cake.  Don’t be put off by the inexpensive crab cake price.  Its all peekytoe crab. Reds serves their lobster rolls with a cup of drawn butter instead of mayo.

 

Vintage Postcard of Old Orchard Beach

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