More than 30,000 expected at Old Port Festival

The Associated Press
Posted June 10, 2012, at 11:32 a.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — The largest one-day festival in northern New England is expected to draw more than 30,000 people to Portland.

The 39th annual Old Port Festival is held Sunday in the city’s Old Port section. It features six stages of music, food, activities and arts and crafts. The event kicks off at 11 a.m. with a parade and continues until 5 p.m.

Organizers call the festival the kickoff to summer for residents and businesses alike.

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