Events downtown

Aug 28

Tender Table Food & Poetry Fair 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Portland, Maine — Tender Table will present “Tender Table Food and Poetry Fair” taking place at Congress Square Park on Saturday 8/28 @ 3-6 PM.

Tender Table invites all to a celebration of Black and Brown joy and community featuring local food and poetry by Mainers of color!

This event is free and open to the public of all ages. Food and merchandise will be available for purchase.

Tender Table celebrates Black and Brown community by connecting and honoring our identities, traditions, joy, resilience, and fight for collective liberation through storytelling and food.

Tender Table Food & Poetry Fair is sponsored by Friends of Congress Square Park, the Ellis-Beauregard Foundation, Portland Food Co-Op, and SPACE Gallery, in partnership with the Lunder Institute for American Art.