Arts Calendar: August 4-13 – Portland Press Herald


6th of August

“Painting the Light”: Exhibition opening, 6 p.m., Denmark Arts Center 50 West Main St., Denmark. Exhibition of contemporary Maine and New Hampshire landscape paintings.



Bridgton Twin drive-in cinema: 383 Portland Road, Bridgton. Check the drive-in’s Facebook page for the weekly schedule.

Magic Lantern Cinema: 9 Depot St., Bridgeton. See for listings.

Pride’s Corner Drive In: 651 Bridgton Road (Route 302) Westbrook, open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, see PridesCornerDriveIn on Facebook for advertisements.


Tours of Marrett House: Open during the summer season, tours every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month up to 15th October. All visitors must follow current COVID-19 guidelines. Marrett House, 40 Ossippee Trail East, Standish. $6-$15,

Dave Mallett performs at the Saco River Theater in Buxton on Friday August 5th. contributed


Songwriters Circle: 7pm, Denmark Arts Center, 50 West Main St., Denmark. Local songwriters meet every second and fourth Monday to share original tunes and collaborate on new versions. Open to musicians at any stage of their studies/career.

5th of August

Slimpickins and Banjo Sean Lorway: 7pm, Denmark Arts Center 50 West Main St., Denmark.

David Mallet: 7.30pm, Saco River Theatre, 29 Salmon Falls Road, Buxton. $15,

Tom Rush with Matt Nakoa: 8 p.m., Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $40.

6th of August

Timmy Brown: Eric’s Church, Sebago Plaza, 824 Roosevelt Trail, Windham.

August 9th

Sebago Long Lake Music Festival: 7:30 p.m., 9 August, Deertrees Theatre, 156 Deertrees Road, Harrison. Classical Music Series,

August 10th

Bridgton Community Band Closing Concert: 7:00pm, Bridgton Bandstand or in the courtyard of the Bridgton Public Library, TBD.


Skip’s Lounge: 288 Narragansett Trail, Buxton Live entertainment Friday and Saturday nights.

The Frog and Turtle: 3 Bridge St., Westbrook: Live music Thursday through Saturday; Schedule at


“Matilda The Musical”: May 5-6 and 12.-13. August, 7 p.m.; and August 7 and 14, 2 p.m., at Lakes Region High School, 1877 Roosevelt Trail, Naples. $12-$16,

August 5 & 6

“An Evening at Dave’s Sauna”: 7.30pm, Deertrees Theatre, 156 Deertrees Road, Harrison. $28.

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