Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are some choice dining and food events going on around the state:
1) Flea Bites Street Food Fest
When: Today: 6 to 9 p.m.
Where: Portland Flea-For-All
What: The year's first Flea Bites celebrates spring and the growing Portland street food scene with offerings from Gusto's Italian, El Corazon and Pretty Awesome Street Food. Eat, shop and get your groove on with The Portland Record Party downstairs at the Flea.
2) Kentucky Derby Party
When: Saturday, May 4, 3 to 7 p.m.
Where: Dock Fore
What: It's a long way from Churchill Downs to the Old Port, but Portland's first Derby party features $1.95 pints, mint juleps and a ladies hat contest.
3) Cinco de Mayo
When: Sunday, May 5
Where: Various locations.
What: You know the drill: lick, slug, squeeze. Whether it's in a shot or mixed with fruity juices on the rocks, there are lots of ways to drink tequila. Maine Today has a round-up of the many options in Portland and beyond.