The State Theatre Summer Concert Series is a partnership between the State Theatre, the most active promoter in southern Maine, and Thompson’s Point. The State Theatre team operates three venues and produces and promotes over 250 concerts a year in Portland and throughout Maine. Since its grand reopening in October 2010, the historic State Theatre has hosted the finest in national talent from hot buzz bands to musical icons including Bon Iver, The Decemberists, Elvis Costello, My Morning Jacket, David Byrne. Gillian Welch, the Avett Brothers, Lord Huron, St. Vincent and more. In May 2013, the State Theatre announced its acquisition of Port City Music Hall, a 529-capacity, beautifully appointed and spacious room in the heart of the Arts District. Port City hosts the best in emerging and established artists such as Maggie Rogers, Jason Isbell, Margo Price, Amie Mann, Jai Wolf, Frank Turner and many more. The State Theatre & Thompson’s Point began its summer concert series in 2015 on the banks of the Fore River and since then has hosted the best in national talent (and the best concert sunsets as well) including The Lumineers, Bob Dylan, Brandi Carlile, Wilco, Alabama Shakes, The xx, The Head and The Heart, Lake Street Dive and more.