Tuesday, April 27, 2010

May Music Happenings in Portland Maine

Portland has a very active music scene with a variety of venues to listen to your favorite music. The Wild Iris Inn is conveniently located within walking distance to many of these hot spots! One Longfellow Square is an intimate venue within a couple of blocks walk from us. Coming in May are many exciting shows, Rachel Efron and Audrey Ryan Saturday, May 01, 2010 8:00 PM, Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill Saturday, May 08, 2010 8:00 PM, Portland Jazz Orchestra Thursday, May 13, 2010 8:00 PM to name a few, see http://www.onelongfellowsquare.com/ for more shows. At Port City Music hall at 504 Congress there are more greats shows coming, Peter Wolf 5/12, Crash Kings 5/21, Rustic Overtones, Might Mystic 5/28 to name a few see ttp://www.portcitymusichall.com/ for a more detailed listing. Blue is a intimate little club to listen to music and a short walk from the inn. See their website for listings, http://www.portcityblue.com/. SPACE is another interesting place for music, art and film, see their happening at http://www.space538.org/. If Chamber music is your thing then check out Portland Chamber Music festival, http://www.pcmf.org/. One of my favorite venue for music is the Merrill Auditorium, http://www.pcmf.org/ which is a beautiful venue at City Hall. In May go listen to the Portland Symphony Orchestra, Best of Broadway show or come this summer and see Kotzschmar Organ Summer Series. Whatever your taste in music I am sure Portland has a venue for you to enjoy it. So come to Portland Maine and let us entertain you!

Diane Edwards
Wild Iris Inn
273 State Street
Portland, ME 04101