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Coast Summer Happy Hours at the Porthole

Join Blake and Eva on the waterfront deck of the Porthole Restaurant, on Custom House Wharf, just off Commercial Street in Portland.

Friday, August 28th from 5-7pm.

Blake and Eva from the Coast Morning Show will be on-site playing Plinko for Coast prizes. Plus, enjoy food, games, and great drink specials! Live music at 7pm!
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