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  • Schedule and Seminars

    General Admission Tickets will be available for $5 , children under 12 will be free.  Please check back for an exciting list of seminars that will take place during the show. Read More

  • Directions to the Expo

    Portland is an old seacoast town. It is also a funky city filled with galleries, one-of-kind boutiques and shops, and incredible restaurants serving everything from New England clam chowder, lobster rolls and Maine seafood to nouvelle cuisine... Read More

  • What you will see

    Seminars, demonstrations outdoors displays and outdoors businesses/services will fill the walls of the Portland Expo. We are planning some big things, so please check back! Read More

Exciting things are planned for the Outdoors Expo!

Who you can meet

10:15 - 10:45 am: John Holyoke - Outdoors Editor
11:00 - 12:30 am: Andrew Skurka- Gear, Supplies & Skills Clinic
1:00 - 1:45 pm: John Ford Sr.- author, former Maine Game Warden
2:00 - 3:00 pm: Bill Irwin- accomplished blind hiker
3:30 - 4:30 pm: Andrew Skurka- Circling Alaska and Yukon
5:00 - 5:30 pm: Jonathan Carter- Bass Fisherman


10:30 - 11:00 am: Aislinn Sarnaki, Outdoors writer and blogger
11:30 - 12:30 PM: Paul Molyneaux and his son - author, AT hikers
1:00 - 1:30 pm: Emily Maccabe- outdoor educator
2:00- 2:30 pm: Thor Emery- Owner and Lead Instructor of Thorfinn Expeditions

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