Friday, Sept. 6-Sunday, Sept. 8

Hermann’s Original Royal Lipizzan Stallions of Austria, 7 p.m. Friday, 6 p.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday, , Hearts & Horses Therapeutic Riding Center, 63 Justin Merrill Road, Buxton. Tickets at door. 929-4700 or or

Sunday, Sept. 8

Victorian Fair, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Victoria Mansion, 109 Danforth St., Portland. Civil War encampment, blacksmithing, music, Shakespeare, lawn games, mansion tours. Children accompanied by adult, free. Admission at gate, $10 adults, college students with ID, $5 and children under 17, free.

Monday, Sept. 9

Open House, Westbrook Community Center Music & Dance, 5:30-7 p.m. Visit Cambium Music Studio, Brio Dance Studio, demos, door prizes, free refreshments. Call 854-0676 or [email protected].

Wednesday-Thursday, Sept. 25-26

Book talk and signing, Don Perkins, author of “Our Barns,” 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Cumberland Fair Exhibition Hall, Cumberland.

Wednesdays through Sundays

Tate House Museum tours, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sundays 1-4 p.m. Tours on the hour of Colonial home and gardens at 1267 Westbrook St., Portland. Call 774-6177 or

Open through October

The South Portland Historical Society, at Cushing’s Point Museum in Bug Light Park. Open every day through October, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. or 767-7299.

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

Movies at the Museum, 2 p.m., at Portland Museum of Art. Tickets $7, available day of show.


Through Sept. 14

Tanya Fletcher: Go Figure,” on exhibit through Sept. 14, Saccarappa Art Collective, 861 Main St., Westbrook. Open Wednesday-Saturday noon-7 p.m. 591-7300.

Friday, Sept. 6

Thundered Over the Tide,” exhibit about War of 1812, 5-8 p.m. at Maine Historical Society, Shettleworth Lecture Hall, free to the public.

Through Oct. 31

Annual Sculpture Garden Invitational, works by 10 artists, University of New England, Art Gallery, Portland.


Friday, Sept. 6

Port City Swing Dance, live music by The Lay-Z-Gait Band. Lessons at 8 p.m., dance at 9 p.m., Woodford’s Club, 179 Woodford St., Portland. No partner needed, beginners encouraged. $10. Information, visit Facebook (Mainiac Swing Dance Society), or 563-8632.

Saturday, Sept. 14

Music with a Mission” benefit concert, featuring Downeasters Barbershop Chorus and quartets with Flashpoint. 7 p.m. at North Windham Union Church, Route 302, Windham. Tickets at door $12/$10. Box office opens at 6:15.FMI: call (207) 892-7149 or email [email protected] or visit our website at


Friday-Saturday, Sept. 6-7

Auditions for “Children of Eden,” Windham Center Stage Theater at Windham Town Hall, 6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday. Show dates in November. Email for appointment, [email protected].

Thursday, Sept. 13-Sunday, Sept. 29

Jesus Christ Superstar,” Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2:30 p.m., Portland Players, 420 Cottage Road, South Portland. $15-$20. 799-7337 or

Friday, Sept. 20-Saturday, Oct. 5

Legally Blonde, the Musical,” Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sundays at 2:30 p.m., Lyric Music Theater, 176 Sawyer St., South Portland. 799-1421 or email [email protected].

Send events 10 days in advance to [email protected].

Tours of the Tate House Museum continue Wednesdays through Sundays, through October, at 1267 Westbrook St., Portland.

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