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Saturday September 30th
1:00PM-4:00PM + After Party at 30Lofts

{Starting at the Press Hotel, each attendee gets a VIP invite to the grand opening party for 30Lofts from 4:00PM-7:00PM or a trip back to The Press Hotel to start their evening out on Portland.}

A symposium about the urban lifestyle in Portland, with a focus on how living micro is a viable and appealing option for those who already are or aspire to be part of the scene in one of the nation’s most vibrant cities, replete with tastings and conversations with top micro- gastronomers: including artisan coffee, beer, juice, up-and- coming artists and makers, niche lifestyle fitness and wellbeing gurus, and micro-food enthusiasts and producers. Perfect for minimalists, aficionados, and aspirationals.

microMAINE is the newest celebration of all things 'micro' in the nation's hottest micro-city (that's Portland!). 

Slated for Saturday, September 30th  the microMAINE itinerary includes a feast of all the niche offerings that make Portland great, including: rooftop Qi Gong stretching overlooking Casco Bay, sneak peeks into the newest micro-gastronomers, and vibrant conversation with up-and-coming local artisans and makers.  Perfect for minimalists, aficionados, and aspirationals.

The tour culminates in a penthouse cocktail party and tasting at 30Lofts, the East End's newest architectural delight.

A portion of ticket proceeds will be donated to Portland Downtown.





We are pleased to offer a stay+play package with our partner, The Press Hotel, while rooms remain. An overnight (or two!) at this premiere lifestyle boutique hotel will complement your microMAINE experience. To book, call Katie Strycharz of The Press Hotel directly at 207-808-8114, and mention "The Exchange Street discount." (Please note that the microMAINE ticket and the overnight stay must be completed as two separate transactions.)