Events

We are so humbled and thankful for the local businesses who help us in our mission to feed food insecure children in Maine. These are just a handful of the events and promotions that have help raise funds, food and awareness of the Locker Project.

For a complete list of our produce distributions this month, click here.

December 16, 2018
Bissell Brothers has generously included the Locker Project in their 4 Weeks of Giving!

Join us from noon to 5pm for beer, food from Locally Sauced and more beer! All proceeds from the day's beer sales will benefit the Locker Project!!
November 13, 2018
The Piedmont Wine Dinner on Tuesday, November 13th just got even better! Lolita is donating 15% of ticket sales from Monday, 11/5 - Tuesday, 11/13 to the Locker Project!
November 2018
Receive a buck off your foot soak (up to $4) for each donated food item you drop off at Soakology this month!! OR enjoy a free cup of tea with the donation of 4 items. Join us in helping The Locker Project feed local hungry kids.
Thursday, October 25
Join us at Woodford F&B in Portland for a beer and oyster pairing featuring our friends at Allagash Brewing Company! This one is not to be missed!
October 14, Sunday
Join us Sunday noon-5 at 1 Industrial Way in Portland for this wicked fun event - Gastro-go-go, with fabulous brewers and food trucks! Bring a kid-friendly food pantry item (http://mainelockerproject.org/get-involved/ to see a list) and get a free raffle ticket for a chance to win a fabulous prize! Raffle drawings begin at 4 p.m. ❤
September 30
This year benefits the Locker Project!

The Locker Project will receive a generous donation on race day. We've also pledged to help this day be a success for the runners and walkers by showing up with 25 volunteers to help at the start and finish line. Email volunteer@mainelockerproject.org if you can help!
Tuesdays September 4, 11, 18, 25
Held over for another month! Join us every Tuesday in September for the Rí Rá Pub Quiz! 8-10 p.m. August's Pub Quiz at Rí Rá is sponsored by Austin Street Brewery; September's is sponsored by Lone Pine Brewing, and $1 from every pint of their Portland Pale Ale benefits the Locker Project!
August 20
Join us this summer for a series of festive pop up picnics at four different community gardens around Portland. Enjoy a free dinner, meet your neighbors and explore the gardens! And, the Locker Project will be distributing free produce, meats, and breads!
All picnics are from 6-7:30 PM and rain dates are the Monday after the originally scheduled date. These events are free and open to all.

Please bring your own picnic blanket or chair.

Pop up Picnics are organized by Wayside Food Programs and Cultivating Community and sponsored by Town And Country Federal Credit Union Better Neighbor Fund.
August 18
Wet Hot Portland Summer
presented by SLAP Superhero Lady Armwrestlers of Portland
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm
Port City Music Hall - Portland, ME
$8 Advance / $12 Day of Show / $25 Preferred GA Seating
This event is 18 and over

The Superhero Lady Armwrestlers of Portland are here to take you back to those fond memories of summer camp with their second brawl of 2018. Eight lady armwrestlers will compete to find out which cabin can take home the most awards!
June 28, 2018
Attention all past and present volunteers! We're throwing you a thank-you party! Thursday, June 28, 5-7 p.m., at Rising Tide Brewing at 103 Fox St, East Bayside, Portland. Great beverages, tasty munchies, games, awards, and music! RSVP: info@mainelockerproject.org
March 31, 2018
Rising Tide, the Portland Food Co-op, and Mayo Street Arts are putting on a dance party to benefit the Locker Project March 31 (the night of a blue moon!)

$20 in advance/ $25 at the door! GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY!
February 28, 2018
A warmup party (starts at 5:30) to the Sunaana festival (read further down) featuring a performance by SnugHouse (starting around 7) is happening at the Thirsty Pig on Exchange Street, Portland, Wednesday evening, and will benefit the Locker Project! Come together with a bunch of the event supporters, members of the beer community, some of the festival artists and raise a glass. Enjoy an Icelandic-style hotdog in the spirit of the Sunaana festival!

THIS SHOW IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC!

This is Sunaana in the City! A kickoff to the weekend festival taking place in Brick South on Thompson's Point on Friday march 2nd and Saturday March 3rd.