Directions to Thompson's Point
Portland Trails maintains walking trails to Thompson’s Point. Check out their interactive trail map at trails.org/our-trails/digitalmobile-trail-map/
Portland Trails maintains bike trails to Thompson’s Point. Check out their interactive trail map at trails.org/our-trails/digitalmobile-trail-map/
Bike storage and security is at your own risk. Thompson’s Point or the Life Happens Outside Festival assume no responsibility for lost or stolen bicycles.
By Public Transportation:
Public Transportation website: www.portlandmaine.com/getting-around/transportation
Concord Coach Lines: Concord Coach Lines serves points in New Hampshire and Maine to Boston South Station and Boston’s Logan International Airport: www.concordcoachlines.com
The Downeaster: The Downeaster operates daily round trips between Brunswick, ME and Boston, MA stopping in Portland - train station is only ¼ mile away from the festival site. www.amtrakdowneaster.com
METRO Greater Portland Transit District bus: METRO Greater Portland Transit District bus provides nine safe, efficient, and reliable routes throughout the greater Portland region. METRO Route #5 stops at the Portland Transportation Center (PTC) located adjacent to Thompson’s Point Also visit: gpmetrobus.net
From the South From I-95 North, keep right on I-295 N, follow signs for S. Portland/Downtown Portland. Take exit 5 for ME-22 E and follow signs for Maine 22/ U.S. 1 Alternate. Keep right and merge onto Fore River Pkwy. Turn left onto Thompson’s Point. Follow signs for Thompson’s Point Parking.
From the North From I-95 South, 5 miles south of Augusta, keep right on I-295 N, follow signs for follow signs for ME-9/ME-126/Gardiner/Brunswick. Take exit 5A towards ME-22/U.S. 1 Alternate/Congress St. Continue straight onto Thompson’s Point. Follow signs to Thompson’s Point Parking
Parking is available onsite. Thompson’s Point charges $5 per vehicle for parking.