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Coming to Portland for MOFF 2020? We’re excited for you to explore our host city. Portland boasts a nationally renowned food and beverage scene, a vibrant arts community, shopping, four-season recreation opportunities, and more. Use the links and information below to plan your weekend with MOFF.

Food and Beverage

Oh man, where to start? Maine boasts one of the highest breweries per capita ratio in the nation, they’re like Starbucks–on every corner. Find one near you.

Like we said, Portland is nationally renowned for it’s food and beverage. Plan your feast with Visit Portland.

Farmer Markets
Bring something ultra-local home with you and check out Portland’s co-ops and farmers markets. Who’s your farmer?


You’ll see a bit of Portland’s historic past in its old and new architecture. From modern hotels to quaint bed and breakfasts you’ll get the best of Portland hospitality. Get ready to snuggle.

You are coming for the Maine Outdoor Film Festival so why not sleep under the stars? Or in a tent–either is fine. Pick your campsite.

Things to Do

Walk, hike, bike, sightsee, bird watch, or take the doggo with you. We have a trail for everyone. Find your trail with Portland Trails, New England Mountain Bike Association, or at the Gisland Farm Audubon Center.

Being a coastal port it stands to reason that we have beaches all around us. Pick a beach or visit a lighthouse.

Parks & Wildlife
Who doesn’t love a good state park? Rest assured, we’ve got a few. Parks are a great place to learn about Maine’s landscape, conservation activities, and wildlife. Visit our parks.

The Arts
With dozens of museums, galleries, and studios has a vibrant arts community. Stroll the historic streets for murals or visit a gallery reception, the world is your oyster. Get creative!

Need gear, or just don’t want to lug yours along? Don’t fret, here are a few of our favorite providers:

Other Fun Stuff
Squeeze these fun things into your schedule: