Portland Schooner Company

40 Commercial Street, Suite 1001 Portland, ME
Max Capacity: 49 people
Experience the stunning beauty of Casco Bay’s islands and coastline on the schooner yachts Wendameen and Bagheera. Help sail for the afternoon or simply relax and enjoy the wind at your back, the water beneath your feet and the sky above. Many couples have found that Bagheera is the ultimate way to celebrate the vows of marriage. Whether the vessel cruises within sight of the majestic Portland Head Light or between the many islands that dot the bay, the rugged, natural setting is an unforgettable backdrop to every wedding ceremony and reception. Portland Schooner Co. works closely with each wedding party -- and caterers -- to ensure a personalized experience. Some guests have chosen to have Bagheera's captain officiate the ceremony. There is no extra charge for this service. Bagheera is an ideal platform for engaging young people in active learning. The vessel can be chartered by schools and camps for two hours, all day, or several days. Portland Schooner Co. significantly discounts standard charter rates to accommodate the tight budgets of all non-profit groups. Please contact us for scheduling and rate details. Private charters - Bagheera is the perfect platform to serve as a company retreat – one that the staff will never forget. This vintage vessel has served numerous companies who appreciate the elegance of this Maine icon. The vessel's broad decks are ideal for casual conversation, and the setting--the islands of Casco Bay--are unrivalled for natural beauty. The professional crew work closely with each charter to determine the exact experience expected to ensure a personalized cruise. Please contact us for charter rates and scheduling information.
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Amenities
  • Full Service Galley/Catering
  • Historic Landmark/Registry
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Open Deck Area
  • Outdoor Function Area
Features
  • Coast Guard Certified Passenger Capacity: 97
  • Coast Guard Certified Sleeping Capacity: 14
  • Credit Cards Accepted: VISA, MasterCard
  • Facility Location Setting: The sailboats set sail from Maine State Pier in Portland’s historic Old Port and sails to other points around Maine.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 49
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 14
  • Special Features: Portland Schooner Co. offers a variety of summer camp programs for young people. Charters available for schools and camps for two hours, all day, or several days. Please contact Michelle Thresher for details.
Sanford, ME  
Capacity: 140
A wedding, party and business center tucked away near the shores of Bauneg Beg Lake. Cater your own event or hire an outside caterer with the use of an optional commercial kitchen. Our tranquil lakefront grounds and wooded trails may be the perfect setting for your affair. A waterfront ceremony provides a beautiful backdrop for photos. Rustic lakefront cabins are also available for a weekend destination wedding.
Falmouth, ME  
Capacity: 200
$22-$48 per person
The Woodlands Club in Falmouth is family-oriented, private club open year-round, offering a beautiful banquet venue to members and non-members alike. Conveniently located just 10 minutes from Portland, our ample ballroom space and covered patio features fantastic views of the golf course. The canopied patio brings the outdoors in, no matter the weather, and our spacious and elegant Grand Ballroom, renovated in 2015, features a window wall facing the golf course. For smaller meetings or gatherings, consider the intimate Fireside Room
Portland, ME  
Capacity: 300
At Spare Time Entertainment Portland, we are all about FUN and specialize in memorable events. We offer an experience unmatched in the Portland area. Now booking for our new dining room, lanes, laser tag, and game zone! Our facility features a state-of-the-art Laser Tag Adventure- Take on your friends, family or co-workers in this laser battle zone. Groups of up to 26 embark on a 15 minute mission into our Fallen City. Each mission is sure to be a memorable, exciting, and competitive experience. Looking for a private experience? Check out our laser tag room available to host up to 25 guests for birthdays or group outings. Game Zone- Win points for amazing prizes on over 58 of the newest and most interactive games available! Modernized Bowling Lanes- Our 22 regulation lanes offer fun for all, with food and bar service available from the outstanding City Sports Grille or a customizable pre-planned menu. Watch your favorite sporting events and music videos on our all new drop down movie theater screens. Play fun and cool interactive games on our brand new scoring system! City Sports Grille- Our new restaurant will be opening soon, October 2016. Enjoy delicious American Fare in our elevated dining room and try our signature cocktails at the bar featuring 10 local taps. New exclusive catering menus available for all parties. Corporate events, holiday parties, team building outings, camp outings, Project Graduations, and so many other special events have a place in our beautiful new facility!
Standish, ME  
Capacity: 5000
$249 per person
Saint Joseph’s College provides an intimate, eco-friendly setting on the serene Sebago Lake shoreline. With state-of-the-art facilities friendly customer-service, and farm to table menus we exceed expectations for everything from corporate retreats to children's Splash Parties. The campus includes 40,000 square feet of diverse conference and events space, sporty activities on the lake or in the fitness center, exquisite wedding and ceremony venues and unique provisions such as a chapel, working farm, bonfire and scenic walking trails. Our Summer campus is equipped for overnight lodging in suite-style dorm rooms. Saint Joseph's professional event staff can coordinate a successful retreat, wedding, conference or event of any nature.
Biddeford, ME  
Capacity: 150
$200-$6,000 per event
Secluded 60 x 40 rustic barn on 12 acres great for weddings, birthdays, graduations, reunions, company parties. The barn has an occupancy of 150. Pond, lawn, garden, patio, fire pits, bathrooms, catering station, built in bar. Tables and chairs are supplied. Open May - October. Plenty of on site parking
Sebago, ME  
Capacity: 200
Currently Booking September/October 2018 and May- October 2019! The Barn at Autumn Lane sits on a 20 acre property overlooking scenic Sebago Lake. A unique space for a wedding ceremony and reception, the barn is newly constructed with an open floor plan and high ceilings, filling your occasion with natural light. The side of the barn opens to a courtyard area ideal for cocktail hour or games. Exchange your vows a few steps away from the barn in the wedding field with a backdrop of the lake, rolling hills or surrounding woods. The field is also big enough to be tented to allow for larger wedding receptions. There truly is something for everyone! In addition to the barn and wedding field there is also a newly constructed and styled bridal cabin, perfect to get ready with family and friends for your big day and retreat to for your first night as a married couple! Enjoy looking out on the lake from the porch and a romantic fire on cooler nights. The property rental includes access to the barn, wedding field, onsite parking and the bridal cabin for the entire weekend so you have time to set up and take it all in. The picturesque lake views and rustic elegance of The Barn at Autumn Lane combine for the perfect spot for your Maine wedding.
Portland, ME  
Capacity: 585
$20.95-$26.95 per person
Portland's Italian Heritage Center is an elegant wedding and event venue. The Center is ideal for memory making and can accommodate almost any event from weddings and celebrations to school functions and business events. The beauty and functionality of our venue creates the ideal environment for your special occasion. Come and see the IHC Wedding & Events Center. We are conveniently located in Greater Portland, with ample free parking. Our rooms accommodate from 50 to 500 guests. Corporate, social and Wedding Receptions are our specialty.
Portland, ME  
Capacity: 500
Keeley's Banquet Center has been hosting banquets, receptions and business meetings for more than two decades. Our facility was designed for the sole purpose of hosting your next special function or business meeting. We can reserve a room for your small group or reserve the entire facility for your group of 500. All of our menus are prepared fresh in our first class commercial kitchen. Keeley’s Banquet Center has onsite, dedicated and secured parking for you and your guest. Greater Portland Chamber of Commerce Member
Waterford, ME  
Capacity: 300
Spectacular 25 acre, 4 seasons, lakefront resort, with 11 B&B rooms and 1,800 sq ft Post and Beam house that sleeps 8 (optional). Beautiful deck overlooking a serene and majestic lake with foothills surrounding the lake. Incredible setting, for that special occasion, in the Western Lake and Mountain region of Maine.