|Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center Shuttles|
||The Portland Maine Convention Center is also known as the Portland Exhibition Center. The center is made up of five inter-connected buildings that total over 300,000 square feet.|
About the Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center
The Expo is home to many sporting events, receptions, meeting and conventions. Concerts and indoor track events are also held at the location.
The Portland Expo has a rich history of famous guests and entertainers. Rudolph Valentino has performed here, as well as many of today’s artists. The Expo has been home to the Maine Roller Derby events, when it was a popular sport. Indoor sports, trade shows and many conventions are held here annually. The Expo Center has locker rooms and practice areas available for sports events, banquet room accessibility. The Portland Maine Convention Center is a popular location for receptions, banquets and concerts.
The facility is equipped with a Bose basic sound system, with the focus aimed towards the bleachers. There is no allowance of any aerial rigging; all equipment must be based at ground level. There is a capacity of 3,000 people and the rental rates are reasonable.
Things to do in Portland
There is fine dining available, kid friendly eateries and budget dining, whatever your choice Portland, Maine has it. Many local hotels can be found in the area to fit any budget. Many offer their own amenities such as breakfast, Internet or pet stays. Some also offer shuttle services. Some of the local hotels include Portland Harbor and Residence Inn, the Clarion is a great hotel for the budget minded vacationer.