PORTLAND BUY LOCAL'S 2019 GIFT GUIDE
Swing Dance Class Pass$12 per class/$10 students - you can gift any quantity of classes
Give the gift of swing dance! Your lucky recipient will learn something new, get exercise, meet new people, listen to great music, and most importantly have fun.
Portland Swing Project>> Portland Swing Project
519 Congress Street
Gift Certificate for Sailing$46.00 per person | two - hour sail
Gift an experience this holiday season! At Portland Schooner Co., we love the sea and the sleek wooden schooners that still sail it proudly. And we love the opportunity to share this passion with our guests. A gift certificate to sail with Portland Schooner Co. is a great experience and one for all ages! PSC offers authentic, old-world sailing aboard Portland’s only historic, Maine-built windjammers. Step aboard the extraordinary and sail with Portland Schooner Co.!
Portland Schooner Co.>> Portland Schooner Co.
Maine State Pier, Portland, ME 04101
Guided Sea Kayak Expedition on the Maine Island Trail$235+
Island-hopping by sea kayak on the the Maine Island Trail is a classic Maine outdoor adventure. Portland Paddle offers multi-day camping expeditions every week during the summer that include delicious meals and quality paddling gear. Trips are led by expert licensed Maine guides with lots of knowledge about the history and ecology of the region. Gift certificates for multi-day trips are available at portlandpaddle.net.
Portland Paddle>> Portland Paddle
East End Beach, Portland, ME (no official street address)
"Whiskey Chamber Valentine" experience$60-90
Give the gift or two holidays in one with tickets to "Whiskey Chamber Valentine," with the Portland Chamber Music Festival at Maine Craft Distilling on Friday, February 14, 2020. The innovative multi-instrumentalists of Invoke String Quartet play an eclectic program of original/Americana/Beethoven-inspired works, with custom-created MCD cocktails and food pairings. If music be the food—and drink—of love, play on!
Portland Chamber Music Festival>> Portland Chamber Music Festival
P.O. Box 15385, Portland ME 04112
Gift Certificate for The Real Portland Tour$27.00
Hop aboard for a fun and authentic 90 minute historical tour of Portland and 3 lighthouses with a guide who is a real local, born and raised in Portland! I've been giving tours of my hometown for 20 years, and I'm also a college librarian. I've spent years researching the hidden history of Portland, and I take pride in giving an informative and entertaining tour with a true Mainer's sense of humor!
The Real Portland Tour>> The Real Portland Tour
96 Commercial Street, Portland, ME 04101
Gift Certificate for Music LessonVariable
Give the gift of music! Purchase a gift certificate to cover the cost of music lessons (private lessons or group classes) at the Portland Conservatory for a loved one.
Portland Conservatory of Music>> Portland Conservatory of Music
202 Woodford Street, 3rd Floor, Portland, ME 04103