The Botanical Garden's: Kitchen Garden Dinner Series
Aug
28
6:00pm 6:00pm

The Botanical Garden's: Kitchen Garden Dinner Series

Join Executive Chef Matt Ginn for a one-of-a-kind dinner at The Botanical Gardens! 

This dinner series celebrates the beauty and uniqueness of Maine, the Gardens and local ingredients, with dinners cooked by Maine’s finest chefs using fresh, seasonal ingredients. What better place than Maine’s only Botanical Garden to be reminded of how beautiful and delicious Maine cuisine can be! Net proceeds from the dinners are donated to the preservation and future growth of Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens.

More information can be found here. Tickets can be purchased here. Don't wait - ticket sales have started! 

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Toast the Coast
May
11
5:30pm 5:30pm

Toast the Coast

Toast on the Coast (6th Annual) is an elegant food and wine-lover’s event held at Portland’s Ocean Gateway on the Portland waterfront. Come join us and sample bites and fine wines from around the world. You'll have the chance to learn about pairings, wine growing and how to define your own wine palate. 

Proceeds from this event benefit Veterans Count Maine to help provide critical and timely financial assistance when no other resource is available to veterans, service members and their families, to ensure their dignity, health and overall well-being.

Tickets can be purchased here.

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Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration
Apr
27
5:30pm 5:30pm

Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration

Join Evo at the 4th Annual Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration featuring local chefs, live music, and local seafood!

Sample delectable seafood dishes while enjoying spring views of Casco Bay and mingling with local fishermen and marine scientists. Guests may also pop into the Cohen Center for Interactive Learning to view GMRI’s new Voices of the Gulf of Maine video series.

Tickets include two drinks (beer, wine, or soda), desserts, and a variety of samples showcasing Gulf of Maine seafood and can be purchased here.

A portion of proceeds directly support GMRI's sustainable seafood work. 

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Bowling for a Cause at Bayside Bowl
Apr
9
6:00pm 6:00pm

Bowling for a Cause at Bayside Bowl

Come and join us and our fellow restauranteurs in a friendly competition at The Second Annual Full Plates Full Potential Pro/Am Restaurant Charity Bowling Tournament! Come cheer us on as we take on some of the world's best professional bowlers to help end child hunger in Maine. 

To donate or purchase tickets, please go here.

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Mar
2
5:00pm 5:00pm

James Beard Preview Dinner

Chef Matt Ginn is honored to be cooking at The James Beard House in NYC on March 6. In preparation, Evo would like to offer you to come and experience the menu before he goes down.

Don't miss out on your chance to experience a one-of-a-kind dinner! 

Please call Sarah at 207.358.7830 or email her at sls@evoportland.com to book your seats now! $75/person + $35 optional wine pairings. 

The James Beard Menu

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Ring in New Years Eve at Evo!
Dec
31
to Jan 1

Ring in New Years Eve at Evo!

Ring in the new year with the pop of champagne! Evo Kitchen + Bar invites you to join us for an NYE celebration to remember! An evening sponsored by Veuve Clicquot and Moet will feature a special 3-course or 5-course menu designed by Chef Ginn and glass and bottle specials all night. 2017 will be rung in with style and delicious taste at Evo Kitchen + Bar!

3 Course Menu: $55 per person. Optional wine pairings $20 per person. View Menu. 

5 Course Menu: $85 per person. Optional wine pairings $35 per person. View Menu.

At 10:30, Evo will be turning it up with music and continued Veuve and Belvedere specials to keep you popping bottles all night including a free champagne toast! $20 entry fee. Admission fee is waived for everyone who dines with us.

Come early. Stay late.

Call 207.358.7830 or email Sarah at sls@evoportland.com to reserve your seats for dinner!

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Evo's Lobster Five Ways Dinner
Jul
28
5:00pm 5:00pm

Evo's Lobster Five Ways Dinner

Maine's Lobster Chef of the Year, Matt Ginn invites you back to experience lobster in all new ways!

Come and enjoy a new twist on lobster, in five delicious dishes. 

Reserve your place now for this one-of-a-kind dinner by calling Evo - 207.358.7830. $75/person with optional wine pairing for $35 (not including tax or gratuity).

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Toast on the Coast
Apr
21
6:00pm 6:00pm

Toast on the Coast

Toast on the Coast is a successful annual event held featuring some of the best food and wine artisans in the state. The evening boats an impressive display in an elegant setting. Come and meet the chefs behind the finest gourmet food in the Greater Portland area and beyond as they compete to see who will be chosen as the best dish! Try wine from around the world and learn about pairings, wine growing and how to define your own wine palate.

Proceeds of the evening will benefit Easter Seals Maine.

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Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration
Apr
7
5:30pm 5:30pm

Gulf of Maine Seafood Celebration

Join us on April 7th for our 3rd Annual Seafood Celebration featuring local chefs, live music, and best of all, Gulf of Maine seafood! Sample delectable seafood dishes by our Culinary Partners while enjoying spring views of Casco Bay and supporting GMRI's work. Learn how GMRI is advancing our knowledge of marine life and forging partnerships among chefs, fishermen, and seafood distributors to support sustainability and fuel economic growth.

Tickets include two drinks (beer, wine, or soda), desserts, and a variety of small plates showcasing Gulf of Maine seafood. Meet some of the area's top chefs, and learn about our unique marine environment from leading researchers and seafood experts at GMRI. A portion of proceeds directly support GMRI's sustainable seafood work. 

Cost: $55 in advance, $65 at the door

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15th Annual Portland Symphony Orchestra's Wine Dinner & Auction
Apr
6
5:00pm 5:00pm

15th Annual Portland Symphony Orchestra's Wine Dinner & Auction

This event is one that brings together fine wine, five of Portland’s top chefs, excellent music, and one-of-a-kind auction items that together create an unforgettable evening. This is the PSO’s largest fundraiser of the year, and all funds raised are put towards helping us achieve our mission of serving our community by enriching lives through music.

This year we will be featuring Spanish wines from Vinos Libres. This event promises to be a culinary experience of world-class food paired with superb wines. Chefs, representing the best Maine has to offer in creative cuisine, will prepare each course to complement the wine selections.

This year we will feature chefs from five amazing restaurants to create a delectable five course meal: The Harraseeket Inn, Fore Street, Evo Kitchen + Bar, Union, and The Honey Paw.

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Evo's Giving Tree
Nov
17
to Dec 10

Evo's Giving Tree

Help make someone's Christmas a little bit brighter by participating in our Giving Tree. Stop by Evo to grab a tag that has a child's name, age and present request. Purchase the gift and bring it back to Evo unwrapped no later than December 10, and then we'll bring over all of the presents to our partner, Opportunity Alliance.

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Oct
23
6:00pm 6:00pm

Harvest on the Harbor's Top of the Crop

We're excited to participate in Top of the Crop with our Farmer, Ian Jerolmack from Stonecipher Farm! 

From the farm to the table, Top of the Crop celebrates Maine's agriculture and renowned chefs who suppose the local industry and who positively impact the food system. Chefs and their farms will utilize fresh, seasonal crops and products to create mouthwatering dishes.

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Oct
23
12:00pm12:00pm

Harvest on the Harbor's Maine Lobster Chef of the Year Competition

Back by popular demand, the traditional competition format has returned, complete with a cooking demonstration stage where esteemed lobster chefs will compete for the exclusive title. Samples of these succulent dishes will be served to you along with a complementary wine pairing. Relax. Taste. Enjoy.

This annual midday affair presented by the Maine Lobster Marketing Collaborative is always a crowd favorite and will surely satisfy any guest’s crustacean cravings.

The event is held in one of Portland’s most breathtaking locations, the Ocean View Room at the Ocean Gateway terminal, providing views of the cityscape and surrounding Casco Bay.

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Oct
7
5:30pm 5:30pm

POP! Auction Benefit

Join your fellow arts, culinary and business community members for an evening of incredible sights, sounds and savory bites, all to support Ovations Offstage, which connects people of all backgrounds and ages to the performing arts in Portland. In its 20th year, Portland Ovations’ annual auction celebration transforms The Portland Company into a bustling indoor street fair with “pop-up” performances from local artists, delicious foods from Southern Maine’s best-loved restaurants, and extraordinary auction items — including some Ovations’ exclusives!

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