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License to Chill is WinterKids’ favorite way to usher in the winter season.

With your support, we will reach even more kids across the state!

JOIN US to celebrate the 11th Annual License to Chill on Thursday, November 10th, at Portland House of Music. Hosted by Coast 93.1’s Blake & Kelly, you’ll enjoy great food from Portland Pie Co., Buffalo Wild Wings, and Eighty 8 Donuts, Allagash drink specials, live music with J.C. and The Elvis Experience, and a LIVE auction filled with amazing items!

Help us kick off the winter season and raise money to get 45,000+ kids across Maine outside and active more often this winter!

Incredible Live Auction Items

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    L.L.Bean Family Adventure Pack

    2 pairs of adult Winter Walker Snowshoes, and 2 pairs of kids Winter Walker Snowshoes, donated by L.L.Bean. Includes a WinterKids App Family Membership!

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    Canada Goose Down Jacket

    Donated by Kittery Trading Post

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    Weber Grill

    Donated by Agren

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    Day-Long Boat Excursion off Casco Bay for Four People

    Donated by Dyana and Kerry Tull

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    Coast 93.1 Morning Show Experience

    You and a friend can hang with Blake and Kelly during their live show one morning for about 30 minutes. You will be able to see behind the scenes of the morning show and maybe even get introduced on air! Includes a coveted “Todd Towel,” donated by Portland Radio Group.

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    Custom Made Skis

    Donated by West Mountain Ski Company

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    Custom Made Snowboard

    Donated by Winterstick

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    New Hampshire 2-night stay at Log Cabin in the Woods

    Includes tickets to Polar Caves Park. Cabin donated by Keri Bassingthwaite.

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    Lake house near Shawnee Peak

    Donated by Marilyn Harrington

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    Boston Bruins Tickets for 4

    BOSTON BRUINS VS TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS, Saturday, Jan 14, 2023, at 7 PM. Donated by P.J. Keating.

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    Specialized Rockhopper Hard Trail Mountain Bike

    Donated by Sidecountry Sports

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    Sugarloaf “First Tracks” Experience with Ski Patrol

    Donated by Sugarloaf Mountain

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    YETI Tundra 35 Cooler donated by Kittery Trading Post filled with Maine's favorite microbrews

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    Bird & Co Food Truck Party

Hosted By

Coast 93.1's Blake & Kelly

Featured Musical Guests

J.C. & The Elvis Experience


and you could win one of these prizes:

Size 152 snowboard with original graphics

Limited Edition Downhill 24 L.L. Bean Wicked Plush Throw

Limited Edition Downhill 24 Sea Bag

Limited Edition Downhill 24 L.L. Bean Mountain Classic Cordura Duffle

Live Event Location Details

Portland House of Music & Events, Friday, November 19

WinterKids License to Chill 2018 Portland House of Music Stephen Davis Photo

Portland House of Music & Events:
25 Temple Street
Portland, ME 04101

POSSIBLE TRAFFIC DUE TO CONSTRUCTION: Please allow extra time to get to the venue due to possible traffic congestion surrounding the Free Street construction area.


Your support allows WinterKids to help thousands of kids and families to get outside and be active in the winter in all 16 counties of Maine and in 5 counties in New Hampshire.

Thanks to you, we’ve reached 280,608 kids, teachers, and families in ME & NH since 2010!

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