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  Night Life Cheat Sheet  

Clubs, Bars & Restaurants on the Cheap



Winter Edition   November- April '23

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free comedy

7:30-10 pm, Field Notes Open Mic,

Maine House of Comedy (PORT)

free music

1-10 pm, The Brunswick (OOB)

3-5 pm, Sunday Strings,

Maine Craft Distilling (PORT)

3-6 pm, Irish Session, Ri Ra (PORT)


3-7 pm, Open Mic,

O'Donoghue's Pub (BRUN)

3:30-5:30 pm, Fore River Brewing (SOPO) 

5-7 pm (or earlier), Thirsty Pig (PORT)

7-10 pm, Open Mic,

GFB Scottish Pub (OOB)

free trivia  

2-4 pm, Island Dog Brewing (SOPO)

6-8 pm, Bramhall (PORT)

7-9 pm, Champions (BID)


​free karaoke  

6-9 pm, Blackstones (PORT)

9:30 pm-1 am, Champions (BID)

free games & etc

12-6 pm, Sunday Swap Meets,

Foundation Brewing (PORT)

4-6 pm, Bingo Bango, Salvage BBQ (PORT)



free music

6-9 pm, Champions (BID)

7-10 pm, Open Mic, Hi-Fidelity (PORT)

free trivia

5:30-6:30 pm, Rising Tide Brewing (PORT)


6-8 pm, Austin St. Brewery (PORT)


6-8 pm, Blaze Brewing (BID)

6-8 pm, Foulmouthed Brewing (SOPO)

6-8 pm, Liquid Riot (PORT)

6-8 pm, Sebago Brewing (KEN)

6-8 pm, Wessie's Den (WEST)

6:30-8 pm, Coppersmith Tavern (SOPO)

7-8:15 pm, Trivia Galore ($5, winner takes pot), Blackstones (PORT)

7-9 pm, Jimmy the Greek's (OOB)

7-9 pm, Skip's Lounge (BUX)

8-10 pm, Lazzari (PORT)

free karaoke  

9:30-1 am, Champions (BID)


free games

12-8 pm, Bring Your Own Game, 

Foundation Brewing (PORT)

5-8 pm, Cribbage, Gritty's (AUB)




free comedy & ect.

7:30-9 pm, Strictly Cheese Open Mic,

Cheese Louise (PORT)

8-10 pm, Port Veritas Open Mic,

Equality Community Center  (PORT)


free music   

5-11 pm, Industry Night + DJ,

Old Vines Wine Bar, Kennebunk

6-8 pm, Coppersmith Tavern (SOPO)

6-9 pm, Gritty McDuff's (PORT)

6:30-11 pm, Open Mic,

Mill House Pub (MECH)


7-9 pm, Bluegrass, 

Maine Craft Distilling (PORT)

7-10 pm, Champions (BID)

9 pm-1 am, DJ Open Decks,

Flask Lounge (PORT)

free trivia  

6-8 pm, Bissell Brothers Brewing (PORT)

6-8 pm, Maine Beer Co. (FREE)

6-8 pm, Pepper's Landing (BRUN)

6-8 pm, Romeos Pizza (YAR)

6-8 pm, Shipyard (PORT)

6:30-8:30 pm, Side By Each (AUB)

6:30-9 pm, Tailgate Bar & Grill (GRAY)

7 pm, Cowbell (BID)

7-9 pm, alt. weeks, Coals (PORT)

7-9 pm, Mill Towne Tavern (SAN)

7-9 pm, Pat's Pizza (SCAR)

7-9 pm, Ri Ra (PORT)

7:30-9 pm, Pat's Pizza (WIN)

free karaoke  

8 pm-12 am, GFB Scottish Pub (OOB)

10 pm-1 am, Champions (BID)

free games

6:30 pm, Cornhole, Skip's Lounge (BUX)

7 pm-1 am, Board & Card Games,

Fore Play Sports Pub (PORT)


​8-11 pm, Cornhole, Gritty's (AUB)



free comedy  

8-9:30 pm, Open Mic,

Craft Brew Underground (AUB)

free music 

6-7:30 pm, alt. weeks, Swing Music, 

Urban Farm Fermentory (PORT)

6-8 pm, Irish Session, Byrnes Irish Pub (BATH)

6-8 pm, Pat's Pizza (BRUN)


6-9 pm, Willows Pizza (SOPO)


6-9 pm, Open Mic, Jimmy the Greek's (OOB)

6:30 pm, Lenny's (WEST)

7-10 pm, Irish Music, Bull Feeney's (PORT)

7-10 pm, Champions (BID)

free trivia  

6-7 pm, Battery Steele Brewing (PORT) 


6-8 pm, Bolos (BRUN) 

6-8 pm, Federal Jack's (KEN)

6-8 pm, Mast Landing Brewing (FREE)

6-8 pm, Olive Pit Brewing (LISB)

6-8 pm, Otto (AUB)

6-8 pm, Sea Dog Brewing (SOPO-W)

6:30-8 pm, Byrnes Irish Pub (BRUN)

6:30-8 pm, Obscura Cafe & Drinkery (LEW)

6:30-8:30 pm, Mast Landing Brewing (WEST)

6:30-9 pm, Stroudwater Distillery (PORT)


7 pm, Cowbell (SCAR)

7-8:15 pm, Trivia Galore ($5, winner takes pot), Blackstones (PORT)


7-9 pm, Gritty McDuff's (PORT)

7-9 pm, Junction Bowl (GOR)

7-9 pm, O'Donoghue's Pub (BRUN) 


 8-10 pm, Free Street Bar (PORT)

 8-10 pm, Salvage BBQ (PORT)

free karaoke

6-8:30 pm, Bissell Brothers Brewing(PORT)

​8-10:30 pm, Gritty's (AUB)

 8 pm-12 am, GFB Scottish Pub (OOB)

9-11:55 pm, Rabbit Hole (KEN)

10 pm-1 am, Champions (BID)

free games & etc  

5-8 pm, Open Game Play,

Rising Tide, Portland

5 pm-1 am, Pinball, Arcadia (PORT)

7-9 pm, Washers (first timers free),

Skip's Lounge (BUX)

8 pm, Bingo, Profenno's (WEST)


free music   

5:30-8:30 pm, Lost Valley Brewing (AUB)

6-8 pm, Open Mic, NU Brewery (NGL)


6-9 pm, Irish Music, The Dunn Barr (BID)

6-9 pm, $3 Dollar Deweys (PORT)

6:30 pm, Lenny's (WEST)

6:30-8 pm, Open Mic,

Mast Landing Brewing (WEST)

6:30-9:30 pm, Irish Music,

Portland Eagles (PORT)

7-9 pm, some Thurs., Frog & Turtle (WEST)

7:30-10:30 pm, Jazz, Rabbit Hole (KEN)

8-11 pm, Ri Ra (PORT)

free trivia

5:30-7:30 pm, Foundation Brewing (PORT)

6-8 pm, Cowbell (LEW)


6-8 pm, Flight Deck Brewing (BRUN)

6-8 pm, Island Dog Brewing (SOPO)

6-8 pm, Locally Sauced (YAR)

6-8 pm, Odd By Nature Brewing (YORK)

6-8 pm, Otto Pizza (SACO)

6-8 pm, Sea Dog Brewing (SOPO-B)


6:30-8:30 pm, Video Trivia,

Frog & Turtle (WEST)


6:30-8:30 pm, Jones Landing (PEAK)

6:30-8:30 pm, Uno Pizzeria, (SOPO)

7-9 pm, Alisson's (KPRT)


7-9 pm, Arcadia (PORT)

7-9 pm, Brickyard Hollow (PORT)

7-9 pm, Champions (BID)

7-9 pm, Duffy's (KEN)

7-9 pm, Three of Strong Spirits (PORT)

7:30-9 pm, Cheese Louise (PORT)

8 pm, Profenno's (WEST)

free karaoke  

6-10 pm, Wessie's Den (WEST)

7 pm, Erik's Church (WIND)

7-10 pm, Chaps Saloon (BUX)

7-11 pm, O'Donoghue's Pub (BRUN) 

7:30 pm-1 am, Mill House Pub (MECH)

8 pm, Flask Lounge (PORT)

8 pm-12 am, The 1800 Club (AUB)

8 pm-12 am, GFB Scottish Pub (OOB)

9 pm-12 am, Gary's Olde Towne Tavern (NAP)


9:30 pm-1 am, Champions  (BID)

free games & etc

6 pm, College Night,

Free Cornhole & Beer Pong + $2 Bowling, 

Jimmy the Greek's (OOB)

9 pm, Bi-Weekly Drag Show, 

Cocktail Mary (PORT)


free music  

4-6 pm, Sea Dog Brewing (SOPO-W)

6 pm, Jimmy the Greek's (OOB)


6-8 pm, Fore River Brewing (SOPO)

6-8 pm, alt. weeks,

Sea Dog Brewing (SOPO-B)

6-9 pm, Byrnes Irish Pub (BRUN)

6 pm-1 am, Live Music & DJ, 

Champions (BID)

6:30 pm, Lenny's (WEST)

7 pm, Cowbell (BID)

7-9 pm, Funk Night,

Maine Craft Distilling (PORT)

7-10 pm, alt. weeks, Gritty's (AUB)

7:30-9:30 pm, Frog & Turtle (WEST)

8 pm, Chaps Saloon (BUX)

8-11 pm, Gary's Olde Towne Tavern (NAP)


8-11 pm, Gritty McDuff's (FREE)

8 pm-12 am, O'Donoghue's Pub (BRUN)

8 pm-12 am, Skip's Lounge (BUX)

8:30 pm, The Brunswick (OOB)

8:30 pm-1 am, DJ/80s Night

(dress 80s-no cover) 

Bubba's Sulky Lounge (PORT)

9-11:55 pm, Rabbit Hole (KEN)


9 pm-12 am, some FridaysBolos (BRUN) 

9 pm-1 am,  DJ on first Fridays,

Fore Play Sports Pub (PORT)

10 pm-1 am, Ri Ra (PORT)

​free karaoke   

7 pm, Cowbell (SCAR)

7-9 pm, biweekly, Obscura (LEW)

8 pm-12 am, GFB Scottish Pub (OOB)

8:30 pm, Tailgate Bar & Grill (GRAY)


free music  

1-11 pm, The Brunswick (OOB)

2-5 pm, Thirsty Pig (PORT)

3:30-6 pm, Fore River Brewing (SOPO)

6 pm, Jimmy the Greek's (OOB)

7 pm, Cowbell (BID)


8 pmGFB Scottish Pub (OOB)

8-11 pm, Gary's Olde Towne Tavern (NAP)


8-11 pm, Gritty McDuff's (FREE)

8 pm-12 am, O'Donoghue's Pub (BRUN)

8 pm-12 am, Skip's Lounge (BUX)

9-11:55 pm, Rabbit Hole (KEN)

9 pm-12 am, some Saturdays, Bolos (BRUN) 

9 pm-1 am, DJ, Champions (BID)

10 pm-1 am, Ri Ra (PORT)


free karaoke

7-10 pm, Romeos Pizza (YAR)


8:30 pm, Tailgate Bar & Grill (GRAY)

9 pm, Brookside Food & Drink (WEST)

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