May 19, 2013 - 12:00 am - 11:30 am at AAA Parking Lot
68 Marginal Way
WPOR is proud to support the American Heart Association. On average, 9 Mainers die every day of a cardiovascular event and Maine has the highest stroke death rate among all New England states.
The good news is that heart disease and stroke are largely preventable. Take the first step to a heart-healthy life! Join the POR Morning Crew and thousands of other Mainers at The Heart Walk on Sunday, May 19th with a new starting location this year: the triple A parking lot on Marginal Way in Portland, followed by a walk around Back Cove. The Heart Walk is brought to you by The Forecaster and News 8.
8:30 am Registration & Activities 9:00 am Introductions & Awards 9:30 am Walk Begins 10:30 am Activities Continue
May 25, 2013 - 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm at Casco Bay Ford
1213 Route 1
Join Shinny as he broadcasts live from Casco Bay Ford in Yarmouth on May 25th from 12-2PM!
June 9, 2013 - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm at Downtown Portland
Join WPOR at the 40th Annual Old Port Festival! We’ve got some great artists performing on the WPOR stage at the corner of Temple and Middle Streets.
12 Noon: North of Nashville – Maine’s 2 Man Outlaw Country Band
1:15pm: Sidewalk Records artist Morgan Frazier
2:30pm: Mercury Nashville Recording artist Chris Stapleton
3:45pm: EMI Recording Artist Eric Paslay
Eric Paslay is forging his career as a singer and his hit ‘Friday Night’ is climbing the charts, He has written or co-writiten many huge hits, including Jake Owen‘s number-one single “Barefoot Blue Jean Night,” Eli Young Band‘s “Even If It Breaks Your Heart,” Love and Theft‘s single “Angel Eyes“and album cuts for Lady Antebellum.
Chris Stapleton is also forging his career as a singer, and has also written many huge hits including Kenny Chesney “Never Wanted Nothing More,” Josh Turner “Your Man,” George Strait “Love’s Gonna Make it Alright,” and more.
Morgan Frazier’s first single “Yellow Brick Road” was just released, but has been singing since she was 5 and signed her first record deal at 16.
North of Nashville is a hot, local country duo in Portland, Maine. They have opened several WPOR shows at Asylum.
June 16, 2013 - All Day at Portland Expo building
239 Park Ave
FATHER’S DAY 5K- Sunday, June 16, 2013
The Portland Sea Dogs in conjunction with the Maine Medical Partners Urology, and the Maine Track Club, will be hosting the third annual Father’s Day 5k Road Race on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16th, 2013. Proceeds from the event will benefit Maine Coalition to Fight Prostate Cancer. There will also be a Kid’s Run that is free of charge. More details.