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Maine Narrow Gauge

Narrow Gauge Railroad - If you are parking in the Ocean Gateway lot or somewhere in the Old Port, please take a ride on the Narrow Gauge Railroad straight to the heart of Carnaval ME! Click here to purchase tickets in advance.


 Parking will be in the Ocean Gateway Parking Lot located at 14 Ocean Gateway Pier, from there you can take a ride on the Narrow Gauge Railroad right to the event. Click here to purchase Narrow Gauge Railroad tickets in advance. . There will be more info on parking options at a later date. Any updates will be emailed to ticket purchasers or posted here.

ADA Parking

ADA Parking will be along Cutter Street. Upon arrival to Cutter Street, a parking officer will direct you to the drop-off area and then where to park.


In the event of a SNOW BAN in City of Portland

In the event that there is a snow ban in the city of Portland, we will alert you immediately via email with an alternative parking plan. The alternative parking plan will be to park in the Ocean Gateway Parking Garage located at 100 Fore Street. Your Carnaval ME ticket will get you your parking space.

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Eat & Drink

Portland continues to be recognized as one of the best foodie towns in the world giving you LOTS of delicious, award-winning options both for snacking and meals! Below are our featured Bites & Brews restaurants and breweries. Come get a taste of what they are all about and then head on over to their spots to get the full experience.