Live Bands and Karaoke –  Pier Patio Pub and Surf 6.

Fireworks Display by the Pier –  Every Thursday at 9:30 PM from late June through late August.

Salvation Army Pavilion in Old Orchard BeachSalvation Army Pavilion Amphitheater –  Outdoor amphitheater featuring live entertainment throughout the summer for the entire family. Church Street, P.O. Box 285, Old Orchard Beach, 934-2024

Southworth Planetarium – Shows for children and adults including laser concerts. Off I-295 Forest Ave. North to 96 Falmouth St., University of Southern Maines Science Building. Portland, 780-4249

Portland Maine Symphony OrchestraPortland Symphony Orchestra – Concerts year round. Special events. 30 Myrtle St., Portland. 773-8191

PCA Great Performances – Dance, opera, musical theater, jazz, & more. 1-800-639-2707

PORTopera –  Grand Opera in Portlands magnificent Merrill Auditorium. 767-0773

Cross Insurance Arena (formerly the Cumberland County Civic Center) –  Music Concerts, Sporting Events Etc.