porchfest 18Porchfest 2018: Sunday, September 9th

1:00 – 4:00 pm

Sunday, September 9th from 1 – 4 on a neighbor’s porch near you!  Put on your sneakers, grab a bike and get out there to listen to some of the finest music you’ll hear all year! An enormous thank you to Amy Thompson, Stewart Linsmith, and all of the talented musicians and generous porch hosts that make this day one of the very best in our neighborhood!

To print/download a schedule go here: Porchfest Printable Schedule 2018

To link to the Google Maps: All Set Locations

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Porchfest 2017: Sunday, September 10th

1:00 – 4:00 pm

Printable Schedule 2017 (2) Redo

Link to Google Maps for Porchfest ’17

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It’s on! Porchfest 2017

12:15 Kick off parade: welcome noisemakers of all ages: 137 Brentwood Street

12:50 Alba Street Orchestra

1:00 First set

2:00 Second set

3:00 Third and final set

Printable Schedule for Printable Schedule 2017 (2) Redo

Link to Google Maps Porchfest 2017

See you out there!


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porchfest 2016


Porchfest is a celebration of music and community connecting people in the neighborhood as they stroll from house to house listening to great sounds.  Simply stated it is performers on porches in Deering Center. Porchfest always happens on the Sunday after Labor Day. It is a free and family oriented event.


Porchfest is best on a bike!

Porchfest 2016: Sunday,

September 11,

Maps  coming soon!




What happened last year:

BANDS: Porchfest 2015! 

Truth about Daisies, Porchfest 2014

Truth about Daisies, Porchfest 2014

1:00 PM : Aadrie Hill, GaBes, Jenny Van West, Liam Swift, Nick Walker, Open Drum Circle, The Colliders, Vet’s Open Mic.

2:00 PM : Annagret and the Zulu Leprechauns, Brassed Off, James Day Leavitt, Pejepscot Station, The Reveals,  The Sea Slugs, Trudy Callaghan

3:00 PM: Aardrie Hill & Pejepscot Station, Ellie Osborn, Love Rhythm, Sister Steel, The Beaks, Truth About Dasies, Two Guys in a Truck


Thank you to all of the musicians, porch families, and organizers of this exquisite neighborhood event! Grab your bike, your friends, your family and see you out there on the music-filled streets of Deering Center!


Amy T. Sheila M. at Porchfest 2014!

FMI: email porchfestamy@yahoo.com to get involved or for further info


Street scene, Porchfest 2014